Dr. Ewusi attended Bilingual Grammar School Molyko, Buea, and Government High School Limbe for his secondary school education, and returned to BGS Molyko where he obtained his A Levels.
He holds a Licence en Droit (Bachelor of Law) from University of Yaoundé with specialization in English Private Law, a Master of Arts Degree in Political Theory and a Master of Science Degree in International Relations from the University of Maiduguri in Northern Nigeria and a A Doctor of Philosophy in Conflict Resolution from the North West University in South Africa.
Dr Ewusi taught political science, international relations, political economy and conflict resolution at his Alma Mata, North West University (NWU), South Africa, where he held the position of Chair of the Peace Studies and International Relations programme. At the same time he was external moderator for political economy and African Politics for the Universities of the North and University of Forte Hare in South Africa. He concurrently held the position of Unofficial Adviser and speech writer for the Premier of the North West Province of South Africa and District Executive Mayor of the Central District Municipality where he coordinated the five year strategic planning program for the district. While in South Africa he was appointed as a monitoring and evaluation consultant for the United Nations Program to support African Regional Economic Communities (ECOWAS & SADC) for conflict resolution, peace building and Post conflict recovery.
He has lectured on African conflict resolution at University of Toledo, Ohio, the Graduate Institute of international Training in Brattleboro Vermont, and the Mount St Mary University in Maryland. He is currently Senior Associate at Africa Strategy Group, where he facilitating the joint United Nations Affiliated University for Peace Africa Program and the African Union Affiliated Institute for Peace and Security studies in developing credible conflict resolution and post conflict peace building strategies with the support of the United Nations Organization.
Dr Ewusi has authored and co-authored two books: Burundi’s Negative Peace and Heads Without Hearts: Akwanga and the Battle for the Soul of the Southern Cameroons Cause, and has contributed numerous academic articles in peer reviewed journals.
Dr. Ewusi hails from Mokunda in Buea. He is the son of the late Francis Nganje Ewusi from Mokunda Buea and Rose Eposi Mukoko from Douala. He is married to Marie Ewokolo Nganje with whom they have two daughters – Yoti Kale Ewusi (9) and Lonie Kale Ewusi (5).