Author Guideline

Guidelines for Submission of Articles:

SJOLLL accepts articles written in English Language, Arabic, French, and Hausa in all aspects of language, literature, and linguistics. It also accepts articles from book reviews, creative works, and interviews. The works must be meaningful, contemporary and contribute to the body of knowledge.

The article that will be blind/paired reviewed must be between 5000 to 7000 words with an abstract of 250 to 300 words. It must be typed in New Times Romans, 12 points, 1.5 spacing. The works should adopt the latest editions of MLA/APA manuals of styles. The Works Cited/References should appear at the end of the works.

Manuscripts should be sent online: 

step 1: visit 

step 2: click on register on the right-hand side corner of the site 

Step 3: Register your information and click the register button to log in to the portal 

step 4:  click on New Submission to start the process of submitting your manuscript 



The Publisher/Editors/Department of English Language and Linguistics, Sokoto State University, Sokoto cannot be held responsible for the materials contained in the article submitted and published in the journal. The opinions and views expressed are that of the author(s). Meanwhile, significant efforts will be put in place to ensure that the information contained in the journal is accurate and original.

Print and Online publications

The journal is published both in print and online. The journal can be accessed at: