U6 Multi-Disciplinary Journal for African Development is a peer-reviewed journal of the U6+ consortium, a collaboration of eight universities, nameely Cape Peninsula University of Technology in South Africa, Jaramogi Oginga University of Science and Technology in Kenya; Kwara State University, University of Calabar, Michael Ibru University and University of Ilorin in Nigeria, University of The Gambia in The Gambia, and University of Cape Coast in Ghana.