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Ms. Mary Njei Abua


Crop Science


Lecturer II


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About Ms. Mary Njei Abua

Mary Njei Abua was employed in 2018 as an assistant lecturer in the Department of Crop Science, University of Calabar, Calabar Cross River State , Nigeria. She holds a in Genetics and Biotechnology and in Crop Breeding and Genetics all from the University of Calabar. Her area of specialization is crop breeding and genetics with interest in Biometrical Genetics. She just completed a research in multi-locational trials in ginger mutant lines across different locations in Cross River State. She has also carried out research on Morphology and Phenological Studies in solanum species (Egg plant) and seed coat colour inheritance in cowpea genotypes. She is a member of the Genetics Society of Nigeria (GSN).She has two journal publications and two conference papers.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
NillSt. Benedict Primary School, Oboso-Mbube, Ogoja19901993
FSLCAdult Education Centre of Immaculate Conception Primary School, Calabar.19931996
SSCEArmy Day Secondary School, Ikot Ansa, Calabar, Cross River State19962002
B.Sc (Genetic and Biotechnology)University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State20042008
M.Sc (Crop Breeding and Genetics)University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State20112013

S/N Publication
Abua M. N., Iwo,G. A., & Obok, E. E. (2014). Lead Selection Traits Relationship in Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) walp). American Journal of Experimental Agriculture,10(10), 1-9.
Abua, M. N., Obok, E .E., & Iwo, G. A. (2013). Inheritance of seed coat colour in some cowpea Genotypes (Vigna unguiculata(L.)walp). Nigerian Journal of Genetics, 27, 97-108

warning No Result For Grants Received.

S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Genetics Society of Nigeria of 36th Annual Conference at University of CalabarAbua, M.N, Iwo.G.A and Obok, E.E (2012).Morphology and Phenological Studies of some Solanum species. 2012-10-152012-10-18
Genetics society of Nigeria 42nd Annual conference. Nigeria Defence Academy KadunaAbua, M.N, Ittah , M.A, Obok, E.E and Iwo, G.A (2018). Components of Genetic Variability, Heritability and Genetic Advance in Some Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.)Walp) cultivars. Genetics and Nation Building.2018-12-092018-12-13