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Mr. Akwaji Patrick Ishoro

Lecturer 11
Botany
akwajipatrick@unical.edu.ng

Akwaji Patrick Ishoro is a Plant Ecologist/Phytopathologist with reasonable years of teaching experience and capable of independent and team research work. Mr Akwaji is a gifted pace setter and orator with a high sense of imagination, creativity and analytical thinking abilities. He has strong leadership qualities and excellent interpersonal skills. A skilled science writer, author and reviewer, with over twenty five scientific publications in peer review journals and nine scientific papers presented at conferences within Nigeria. Mr Akwaji is available for any collaborative research work within his areas of specialization.

Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Ekpenyong, E. M., Okon, E. I. and Anya, B. A. (2014). Effect of crude oil polluted soil on morphological growth of Phaseolus vulgaries (L.). Journal of Life Sciences Research and Discovery, 1: 14-18.


Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Ekpenyong, E. M. and Okon, E. I. (2014). Suppression of Fusarium wilt of tomato by organic soil amendment. Journal of Life SciencesResearch and Discovery, 1: 5-9.


Markson, A. A., Akpan, J. B., Anwan, E. E., Umana, E. J., Udo, S. E. and Akwaji, P.I. (2015). In vitro bioactivity of Alliumsativum and Allium cepa extracts against some wound pathogens in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Biopesticides and Agriculture, 1: 93 - 98.


Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Markson, A. A. and Udo, S. E. (2015). Phytochemical constituents and in vitro inhibitory effect of ten plant extracts on fungi associated with Gmelina arborea Roxb in Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Biopesticides and Environment, 1: 63-73.


Umana, E. J., Markson, A. A., Udo, S. E., Okon, E. I. and *Akwaji, P. I. (2016). Control of post-harvest rot of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) with extracts of plant origin. Nigerian Journal of Biopesticides, 1 (1): 88 – 93.


Markson, A. A., Umana, E. J., Udo, S. E. and Akwaji, P. I. (2016). Chemical pesticides: Are they really necessary? Nigerian Journal of Biopesticides, 1 (1): 109 – 143.


Udo, S. E., Obi-Abang, M, Okoi, A. I. and Akwaji, P. (2013). Nutrition and Anti-nutrition components of two popular lesser-known vegetables in farming communities of Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Applied andNatural Sciences (IJANS), 2, (15): 85-90.


Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Okey, E. N., Akpan, J. B. and Effiong, P. F. (2014). Mycoflora associated with cocoa (Theobromae cacao) pods obtained in the field and their effects on seed nutritional contents. Journal of Agricultural and Crop Research, Vol.2 (12): 236-241.


Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Markson, A. A., Udo, S. E. and Orok, E. E. (2014). Phytochemical composition, Antimicrobial effect of Azadirachta indica and Carica papaya extracts on fungi isolated from Gmelina arborea seedlings. International Journal of Phytopathology, 03 (03): 109-115.


Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Udo, S. E., Markson, A. A., Okey, E. N. and Udo, I. J. (2014). Determination of pathogenicity of Choanephora cucurbitarum (Berkeley and Ravenel) Thaxt, amongst commonly cultivated vegetables in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Phytopathology, 03 (02): 55-61.

Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Markson, A. A. and Udo, S. E. (2015). Gmelina arborea Roxb: Associated mycoflora and diseases in Cross River State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research(C), Volume 15, Issue 4, Version 1.0: 1 – 11.

Okey, E. N., *Akwaji, P. I., Umana, E. J. and Omini, J. U. (2015). Phytochemical screening and control of fungal diseases of cocoa (Theobromae cacao L.) pod using extracts of plant origin. Agricultural and Bionutritional Research, Vol. 1(1): 20-27.

Okey, Edward Ntui., *Akwaji, Patrick Ishoro., Umana, Etim Johnsonand Markson, Aniedi-Abasi Akpan (2015). In vitro and in vivo biological evaluation of crude extracts of Dioscorea dumetorum and Psidium guajava leaves in the control of Storage rot of onion (Allium Cepa L.) bulbs. International Journal of Pharmacology, Phytochemistry and Ethnomedicine, Vol. 1: 81 – 92.

Okey, Edward Ntui., *Akwaji, Patrick Ishoro., Umana, Etim Johnsonand Markson, Aniedi-Abasi Akpan (2015). In vitro and in vivo biological evaluation of crude extracts of Dioscorea dumetorum and Psidium guajava leaves in the control of Storage rot of onion (Allium Cepa L.) bulbs. International Journal of Pharmacology, Phytochemistry and Ethnomedicine, Vol. 1: 81 – 92.

Akwaji, P. I., Okon, E. I., Markson, A. A. and Iso, U. E. (2016). Fungi associated with pre-harvest deterioration of egg plant Solanum melongena L. and their contorl using fruit extract of Tetrapleura tetraptera. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research: C, Vol. 1(2):7 – 15.

Udo, S. E., *Akwaji, P. I., Markson, A .A., Umana, E. J., Okey, E. N and Asuquo, M. (2016). Parkia biglobosa jacq (dawa-dawa): the threatened giant of the guinea savanna of Nigeria (the cross river state situation). Global Journal of Science Frontier Research: C, Vol. 1(2):21 – 32.

Okey, E. N., *Akwaji, P. I., Akpan, J. B., Umana, E. J. and Bassey, G. A. (2016). In vitro control of tomato (Solanum lycopersicon L.) fruit rot caused by fungi using two plant extracts. International Letters of Natural Sciences, Vol. 52:19-27.

Akwaji, P. I., Okon, E. I., Umana, E. J. and Markson, A. A. (2016).Phytochemical and antifungal efficacy of leaf and stem bark extracts of Parkia biglobosa on fungi associated with seed rot of Green bean (Phaseolus vulgaries L.) in Akpabuyo, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Pharmacology, Phytochemistry and Ethnomedicine, Vol. 3: 27 – 38.

P. I. Akwaji, E. J. Umana and E. I. Okon (2016). Phytochemical and antifungal activity of leaf extracts of Corchorus olitorius and Gongronema latifolium on fungi associated with post-harvest deterioration of maize (Zea mays) seed in Oban Community, Nigeria. World Scientific News, 53 (3): 157 – 177.

Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I. andMarkson, A. A. (2016). Bioremediation of spent engine oil contaminated soil by using fungus; Penicillium sp. International Letters of Natural Sciences, 59: 82 - 91.

Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Ekpenyong, E. M. and

Umana, E. J., *Akwaji, P. I., Ekpenyong, E. M. and Hanson, P. I. (2016). Control of green rot fungus of Arachis hypogeae L. in storage using plant extracts. International Letters of Natural Sciences, 58: 77-84.

A. A. Markson, *P. I. Akwaji and E. J. Umana. (2017). Mushroom biodiversity of the Cross River National Park (Oban Hills Division), Nigeria. World Scientific News, 65:59-80.

A. A. Markson, *P. I. Akwaji and E. J. Umana. (2017). Mushroom biodiversity of the Cross River National Park (Oban Hills Division), Nigeria. World Scientific News, 65:59-80.

E. A. Edu and P. I. Akwaji. (2017). Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth (African oil bean tree) and Parkia biglobosa Jacq (African locust bean tree): The declining giants of the rainforest of Nigeria (The Northern Cross River State situation). World Scientific News, 64:127-138.

P. I. Akwaji, E. O. Eyam and R. A. Bassey. (2017). Ethnobotanical survey of commonly used medicinal plants in Northern Cross River State, Nigeria. World Scientific News, 70 (2): 140-157.

P. I. Akwaji and Edu, Esther Aja (2017). Population frequency, density, abundance and diversity of tree species in ten communal forests of Northern Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Current Research, 9(10): 59581-59596.

P. I. Akwaji., Edu, Esther Aja and Nkang, Ani Essien (2018). Assessment of structural framework (Tree species dbh and height) of some communal forests in Northern Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Current Research, (In Press).
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