BeOnline® Journal is an open-access online journal of the Center for Bioethics and Research, 102, Basorun Road, Ashi, Ibadan. It was established to encourage the development of bioethics, increase the contributions of Africa based bioethicists to the international discourse on Bioethics and increase discussions about bioethics issues as they relate to Africa. The journal takes advantage of recent developments in Information Technology not only to enhance communication but also to improve the development, acceptance, review and publication of the manuscripts.