The International Journal of Contemporary Research in Humanities


The International Journal of Contemporary Research in Humanities (INJOCORH)
(A Journal of The Faculty of Arts, Lead City University, Ibadan, Nigeria)  ISSN 3026-9067


Assoc. Prof. Anjola ROBIN

Managing Editors
Dr. Rachel ALUKO

Corresponding Editor
Dr. Adebayo Ola AFOLARANMI

Editorial Board
Professor Donald Abidemi ODELEYE
Professor of Guidance and Counselling, Lead City University, Ibadan, Nigeria

Professor S. Ademola AJAYI
Professor of History, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

Professor Rotimi Williams OMOTOYE
Professor of Religions (Christian Studies), University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria

Professor Adriaan VAN KLINKEN
Professor of Religion and African Studies, University of Leeds, UK

Professor Babatunde ADEDIBU
Provost, Redeemer College of Mission, Ede, Nigeria

Professor Adenike AKINJOBI
Professor of English Phonology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

Professor Saheed ADERINTO
Professor of African History, Florida International University, USA

Professor Onookome OKOME
Professor of English and Film Studies, University of Alberta, Canada

Scope of the Journal

The International Journal of Contemporary Research in Humanities (INJOCORH) welcomes original research articles, critical reviews, and theoretical papers from diverse disciplines within the humanities and other related themes.

Call for Papers

The journal is calling for papers to be published in the next issue of the journal. Manuscriptsshould be original and not previously published or currently under review elsewhere.Submissions should be written in English and follow the International Journal ofContemporary Research in Humanities formatting guidelines below.

Structure of the Manuscript

  • Title page: Title of the paper, name of author(s), affiliation(s), email address, phone number, ORCID ID (if known), abstract (of around 200 words), and five (5) keywords maximum.
  • Introduction: Background to the study, Research Statement, Objective(s). outline of the paper.
  • Literature Review: All reviews (conceptual, theoretical, empirical, and methodological) are to be presented in paragraphs and not subtitled.
  • Methods: this includes a brief discussion on the research approaches, method of data collection, and analysis of data presented.
  • Results: presentation and interpretation of results from the discussions on the findings presented.
  • Conclusion: this may include possible recommendations or suggestions for further studies or policy making.

Formatting Guidelines

  • The main text (introduction to references): words including all elements, abstract, references, etc. should not be more than 12 pages.
  • Any article more than 12 pages attracts N500 per page.
  • Charts and Figures should be created electronically, if not charts or figures should be submitted on clean sheets, data used to create figures should be submitted with each figure; Tables should be typed and placed at the end of the paper.
  • Formatting: Times New Roman, 12 font size, 1.5 line spacing, and Justified
  • Plagiarism or similarity index should be less than 10%
  • All submissions will undergo a double-blind peer review process by different experts in the field.
  • Manuscripts should be submitted electronically by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Contributors are encouraged to use gender-neutral international language wherever possible.
  • All abbreviations and acronyms should be spelt out in full the first time they are used in the article
  • Author(s) is (are) to mention any conflict of interest and acknowledgment of funding.
  • The author or lead author of an article is entitled to two copies (e-and-hard copies) of the journal the article appears.
  • Authors of accepted papers shall pay a processing fee of N5,000 (assessing fee) and N25,000 ($40) for publishing accepted paper. Information about where to pay to should be sought from the Editors


All Correspondence to:
The Editor,
The International Journal of Contemporary Research in Humanities (INJOCORH),
The Faculty of Arts, Lead City University, Toll Gate Area, Ibadan, Nigeria

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