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Dr A.N. Masizana


Senior Lecturer and Head of Department
Department of Computer Science

BSc (Mathematics, Modelling and Computing), Kingston University, 1994. UK, DCP (Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Computing), Oxford Brookes University, 1996, UK, MSc (Computer Science), Oxford Brookes University, 1997, UK. PhD (Computer Science), UMIST, Manchester, 2004, UK

Office: Block 232, Office 225
Phone: 355-2131
Email: masizana@mopipi.ub.bw
Research and Teaching Areas
Decision Support Systems, Data and Information retrieval, Business Intelligence

Selected Publications:


  1. George Anderson, Audrey N. Masizana-Katongo & Dimane Mpoeleng (2013) Understanding the Potential of Data Mining in Botswana, African  Journal of  Computing & ICTs. Vol 6, No. 1. pp 33-42
  2. George Anderson, Audrey Masizana, Dimane Mpoeleng, An Exact and Inexact Data Matching Approach for Saving Time and Preventing Errors in Processing of Student Exam Results at the University of Botswana , International Journal on Information Technology (IREIT), May 2013 (Vol. 1 N.
  3. Ngwenya B, Marobela Kirsten, Masizana-Katongo A.N, Okatch, Monyatsi K, Muzila Mbaki,  A globalized context of traditional healing practices in Botswana, Community views from Botswana, International Journal of Food, Nutrition and Public Health (IJFNPH), Vol. 5 No. 4, 2012, pp 307, 320
  4. Marobela Kirsten, Masizana-Katongo A.N, Ngwenya B, Okatch, Monyatsi K, The dialectics of indigenous knowledge: Community views from Botswana, Alternative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples, Vol8, July 2012, no2, pp 148:162.
  5. Audrey Masizana-Katongo, Torti Ama-Njoku, Example-Based Parsing Solution for a HIV and AIDS FAQ System, International Journal of Research and Reviews in Wireless Communications (IJRRWC), Vol. 1, No. 3, September 2011, ISSN: 2046-6447, pp 59 -65
  6. Masizana-Katongo A,N, Leburu T.K, Building an Expert System for HIV and AIDS Information, Lecture Notes in Electronic Engineering and Computing Technology , Chapter 28,  2009, Springer. Netherlands.
  7. Masizana-Katongo A.N, Y. Ayalew and “A Multi-Criteria Group Decision Support Approach for Requirements Elicitation Techniques Selection”, Asian Journal of Information Technology,Vol. 7, No. 2. p. 40-52.2008


  • Development of a Computerised Clinical Guideline System for medical practitioners (2013)
  • Development of Medicinal Plant Database for Centre of Scientific Research on Indigenous Knowledge, (CESRIKI)
  • Development of an Expert System based on Traditional Doctor expertise for CESRIKI  (2011 – date)
  • Microsoft IHISM project, Information and Retrieval Technology
  • Building Decision Support systems and Expert System for HIV and AIDS information
  • Business Intelligence Application on various application areas



Contact Details :
4775 Notwane Rd. Gaborone, Botswana Private Bag UB 0022. Tel: +(267) 355 0000 Gaborone, Botswana