Dr Issa is an environmentalist with academic backgrounds and field experiences in Surveying and Geo-informatics (Bsc, A.B.U Zaria), Climate Change Risks Management (PgD. Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands) and Environmental Management (Msc. University of Glamorgan, Wales U.K). Dr Issa is about to start his PhD in Environmental Policy to work on Cumulative Environmental Risk Exposures and Impacts Assessment.

Being an academic with more than 13 years of teaching and research experience, Bola is affiliated to the Unilorin Renewable Energy Centre and the Unilorin Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) on Education for Sustainable Development. 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE: Climate Change issues, Urban Mining, Carbon Footprint Evaluation, E-waste and Circular Economy, Environmental and Cumulative Impact Assessment, Sustainable Development (Socio, economic, environmental and governance dimensions), Environmental Injustice, applied spatial analysis.