Prof Soares de Oliveira appointed co-editor of African Affairs

Ricardo Soares de Oliveira, Professor of the International Politics of Africa, is the new co-editor of the journal African Affairs.

Prof Soares de Oliveira will sit on the Editorial Board, alongside Professor Lindsay Whitfield (Roskilde University) and Dr Peace Medie (University of Ghana).

The journal is published on behalf of the Royal African Society and is the top ranked journal in African Studies. It is an inter-disciplinary journal, with a focus on the politics and international relations of sub-Saharan Africa.