ISSN 2006 – 1781                                                                  …published since 2008

Founding Editor-in-Chief: Bamidele (‘Dele) Oluwade, Ph.D., SMIEEE, MCPN, FNCS

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The African Journal of Computing and ICT (Afr. J. Comp. & ICT.) publishes concise technical, research and review papers on Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Management and other related fields. The goal of the journal is to contribute to rapid  ICT and industrial development all over the world, in the African region and Nigeria in particular via the publication of topical and relevant papers from a theoretic/academic and practical/ industrial points of view. Interested authors should consult the “Call for Papers” page for  guidelines on paper submission and scope of the journal. Both hardcopy (Print) and online versions are available, even though the former is presently published in limited quantities.

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Vol. 11, No. 1, March 2018

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Vol. 10, Nos. 1 and 2 (Combined), 2017.


Vol. 9, Nos. 1 and 2 (Combined), 2016.



VOL. 12, NO. 3, SEPTEMBER 2019

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From the Editor-in-Chief [Introduction]

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Vol. 8, No. 4, December 2015.

Vol. 8, No. 3, Issue 2, October 2015.

Vol. 8, No. 3, September 2015.

Vol. 8, No. 2, Issue 2, August 2015.

Vol. 8, No. 2, June 2015.

Evaluation of Websites of Nigerian State Governments using Heuristic Technique and Automated Tool

Ismaeel A. Sikiru, Olayiwola W. Bello and Rafiat A. Oyekunle

Department of Information and Communication Science, University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.

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Vol. 8, No. 1, Issue 2, May 2015.
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Vol. 7, No. 4, October 2014.
Vol. 7, No. 3, September 2014.
Vol. 7, No. 2, June 2014.
Vol. 7, No. 1, March 2014.2013Vol. 6, No. 5, December 2013.
Vol. 6, No. 4, October 2013.
Vol. 6, No. 3, September 2013.
Vol. 6, No. 2, June 2013.
Vol. 6, No. 1, March 2013.2012

Vol. 5, No. 6, December 2012.

Vol. 5, No. 5, September 2012.

Vol. 5, No. 4, (Special) Issue 2, 2012.

Perception of Students of a Nigerian Federal University on Internet Censorship

O. T. Oladele, R. A. Oyekunle and B. A. Adebiyi

Department of Information and Communication Science, University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.

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Perception of Poultry Farmers in Kaduna Metropolis of Northern Nigeria on the Significance of Big Data Analytics

Abraham E. Evwiekpaefe, Maryam B. Yusuf, Adeola O. Kolawole and Fiyinfoluwa Ajakaiye

Department of Computer Science, Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, Nigeria.

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Vol. 5, No. 4, June 2012.
Vol. 5, No. 3, May 2012.
Vol 5, No. 2, March 2012.
Vol. 5, No. 1, January 2012.2011Vol. 4, No. 3, Issue 2, December 2011.    
Comparative Analysis of Users’ Rating of the Management Information System Units of Three Universities in North Central Nigeria

Daniel Ojonugwa Abutu1, Fatimah Jibril Abduldayan2, Maryam Lami Abdullahi3 and Aishat Haruna Abduldayan4

Vol. 4, No. 3, November 2011.
Vol. 4, No. 2, Issue 2, October 2011.
Vol. 4, No. 2, Issue 1, September 2011.
Vol. 4, No. 1, June 2011


Vol. 3, No. 2, December 2010 (Combined Edition).

Vol. 3, No. 1, June 2010 (Combined Edition).

1,2Department of Library and Information Technology, School of Information and Communication Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria.

3 The Federal Polytechnic Bida Library, Bida, Niger State, Nigeria.

4Department of Library and Information Science, Faculty of Communication and Information Science, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria.

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Vol. 2, No. 2, December 2009.

Vol. 2, No. 1, June 2009.


An Empirical Investigation into the Relationship between Motivational Factors and Threats Consciousness among some Malaysian Postgraduate Students

Vol. 1, No. 2, December 2008.

Vol. 1, No. 1, June 2008.

Adedayo Solomon Williams, Folakemi Akinbohun, Olusegun Mathew Awotunde and Olojido Joseph Bamikole

School of Management, IT and Governance, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville Campus, Durban, South Africa.

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An Intrusion Detection System using Support Vector Machine and Infinite Latent Feature Selection Approach

B. C. Asiegbu, C. O. Ikerionwu and N. C. Ajanwachuku

Department of Information Management Technology, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria.

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Development of a Secured Watchdog Mechanism under Blackhole Attacks in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks

I. T. Ayorinde, C. A. Fehintola and O. D. Adeniji

Department of Computer Science, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.

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VOL. 12, NO. 4, DECEMBER 2019

A Knowledge Management System for Intellectual Property Management in Legal Firms

Bolanle F. Oladejo

Department of Computer Science, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

Development of a National Identity Management System using Blockchain Technology

Oluyemi Amujo1, Christopher U. Ebelogu2, Edward O. Agu3 and M. B. Hammawa4

1,2,4Department of Computer Science, University of Abuja, Nigeria.

3Department of Computer Science, Federal University Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria.

A Framework for End-Point Input Validation against Faults and Attacks in Big Data

Aliyu Omeiza, Oluyemi E. Amujo and M. B. Hammawa

Department of Computer Science, University of Abuja, Nigeria.

Development of an Enhanced ERICA Algorithm for Congestion Control in ATM Networks

O. A. Oduwole1, S. O. Olabiyisi2, E. O Omidiora3 and C. O. Adeagbo4

1Department of Computer Science and Mathematics, Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State, Nigeria.

2,3Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria.

4Department of Computer Science, Federal Polytechnic, Bida, Niger State, Nigeria.

Artificial Neural Network Application – A Review

Nwagu Chima Ajanwachuku and Austine E. Duroha

Department of Computer Science, Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State, Nigeria.

Design and Implementation of a Steganographic System using the Least Significant Bit Algorithm

Ebelogu Christopher Ubaka1, Essien Idongesit1, M. B. Hammawa1 and Uwazie Emmanuel Chinanu2

1University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria.

2Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria.

Development of a Communicative Knowledge Management Decision Support System for Rabbitry Farming

Adedayo Olayinka Theodorio1, Francisca Jumoke Theodorio2, Ganiyat Ranti Bello3 and Isaac Kehinde Amao4

1,3,4Department of Computer Science, Oyo State College of Agriculture and Technology, Igboora, Oyo State, Nigeria.

2Physics Unit, Oyo State School of Science, Idere, Ibarapa Central Local Government, Oyo State, Nigeria.

A Survey of Challenges in Streaming Multimedia Systems on the Internet

E. O. Oyekanmi1, S. A. Oluwadare2, O. Olabode3 and O. K. Boyinbode4

1Department of Mathematical Sciences, Achievers University, Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria.

2,3,4Department of Computer Science, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.

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A Preliminary Prototype for Smart Agriculture using Sensor Networks

Ogwueleka Francisca and Bonett Gwazah

Department of Computer Science, Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA0, Kaduna, Nigeria.