About the Journal

BAOBAB is a biannual International, double blind peer-reviewed journal of Science and Technology of Yobe State University, Damaturu, Nigeria. All the Research Papers and Articles published by the journal are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, the use is non commercial and is otherwise in compliance with the license.


The scope of the journal covers both the general and applied fields of Science and Technology of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Sciences, Agriculture, Food Processing, Health Sciences, Electronics, Information & Communication Technology, Environmental Sciences, Geology, Geophysics, Geoinformatics, etc.

Important Points for Submission of Manuscripts:

         Only one folder with the title of the research paper/article has to be uploaded.

         The folder should have only two files with names; 1. Cover Letter and 2. Manuscripts in the form of Research Paper/Article

         The size of the folder should not exceed 5 MB.

         It should not be password protected.

         All the matters should be typed in English on A4 paper with portrait orientation in MS Word, Times New Roman 12 [14 for Tile/ subtitle] and double spaced with 1 margin from all four sides.

         The author (s) should ensure that manuscript has been 'spell-checked' and 'grammar-checked' before sending.

Format of the Paper

The manuscript should not exceed 8000 words. The main body of the manuscript should have Title, name(s) and address (including phone number and email) of the author(s) and Corresponding author, Abstract (not more than 480 words), 5-7 Keywords, Introduction, Aims/Objectives, Data Base and Methodology, analysis, results, conclusions and recommendations (if any). All diagrams, figures and tables should be in black and white, numbered and should be referred to in the text. They should be placed at the end of the manuscript with their preferred location indication in the manuscript (e.g. Figure 1). All color figures can be reproduced on the web free of charge but in print version, the printing cost is to be borne by the author (s), colour/ black and white images should be saved and supplied as high-quality JPEG file to a minimum of 300 dpi.


Electronic Submission E-Mail Address:

Kindly attach and send to baobab@ysu.edu.ng


Manual submission Address

Editor-in-chief, BAOBAB - Journal of Science and Technology

Yobe State University, KM 7, Gujba Road, P.M.B. 1144, Damaturu, Yobe, Nigeria