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BULLETIN OF THE Society of Africanist Archaeologists

Editors: Liza Gijanto and Nicolas Nikis

If you are interested in submitting an article, please consult the Nyame Akuma Editorial Policy  (in English or français), which contains instructions for authors. 

Please note that the submission deadlines have changed: September 15 for the December volume and March 15 for the June volume.

For article submission, please contact the Editors at

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The six most recent issues of Nyame Akuma are accessible to digital (online) subscribers only. SAfA members who subscribe to Nyame Akuma in any form can access these issues with their member password. Please go to Membership to see our membership and subscription fees and to subscribe online. Membership plus digital subscription to Nyame Akuma is available at very nominal cost to Northern hemisphere residents. It is free for Africans residing in Africa.

Current SAfA members may access the six most recent issues of Nyame Akuma below. Click on any issue number to access.

Earlier issues beginning with #1 (1972) are open access (available to SAfA members and non-members) and can be viewed on the Nyame Akuma archive page.

Cover of Nyame Akuma

Nyame Akuma editors from 1972-2023:

Liza Gijanto and Nicolas Nikis (2022-Present); Els Cornelissen and Liza Gijanto (2019-2022); M. Dores Cruz and Els Cornelissen (2016-2018); Diane Lyons (2009-2016); Pam Willoughby (1994-2008); John Bower (1989-1994); David Lubell (1987-1989); François Kense (1986); David Lubell (1982-1985); Nicholas David (1982); Peter L. Shinnie (1972-1981)