Dr. Ufuoma Akpojivi is an Associate Professor at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. He holds a Ph.D and M.A. in Communications Studies from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom, B.A. in Mass Communication from Delta State University, Nigeria and a Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. He is a C2 rated researcher from the National Research Foundation (NRF) South Africa and received both the Vice Chancellor’s Individual teaching and learning award and the Faculty of Humanities Individual teaching and learning award in 2017.