The Editorial Board of Zamfara Journal of Politics and Development (ZJPD) invites scholarly, empirical and theoretical based articles on contemporary issues to be published in her journal and all manuscripts should be in conformity with the following:

  1. The maximum length of intended articles is 20 pages of A4 paper, should be scholarly and typed double line spacing, Times New Roman format
  2. A short abstract of 200-250 words with 4-5 key words must be included
  3. Authors are to submit a separate cover page containing their contact details and corresponding author of papers should be indicated
  4. Tables, diagrams, graphs and other illustration should be included in the body of the article where necessary
  5. Approved Referencing style is the current American Psychological Association (APA) format
  6. All articles should be accompanied with a non-refundable assessment fee of N5,000.00 payable to the editor
  7. If a paper is found publishable, author(s) are expected to pay publication fee of N15,000.00
  8. Papers submitted elsewhere for consideration should not be submitted to GIJP for consideration
  9. Book reviews are also accepted for Publication
  10. All manuscripts are to be submitted electronically via:


All correspondences should be addressed to:

The Managing Editor,

Zamfara Journal of Politics and Development (ZJPD),

Department of Political Science,

Federal University Gusau,

P.M.B. 1001,

Zamfara State, Nigeria.

 +234(0) 8039190666