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Dr. Christopher Abua Ochiche


Geography and Environmental Science


Lecturer II


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About Dr. Christopher Abua Ochiche

Dr.Christopher Abua Ochiche was employed in the University of Calabar on the 5th of November,2010 as an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Geography and Environment Science. He was later promoted to the rank of Lecturer II in 2014. He was awarded a B.Sc. degree in Geography and Regional Planning in 2000 from University of Calabar, Nigeria, M.Sc. degree in Environmental and Resource Planning, from University of Jos, Nigeria in 2005 and PhD in Regional Development Planning in 2018 from the University of Calabar, Nigeria. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Education (2010) from Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto. His main areas of research interest include: rural development planning, market studies, rural man-power planning and geo-spatial analysis. Dr. Ochiche Christopher Abua is a seasoned acadmic that teaches his Departmental courses very well and supervises undergraduate students' projects. He has participated in many conferences within and outside Nigeria where he made presentations.He has many publications in learned local and international peer review journals to his credit. He is a member of many learned academic and professional bodies like Association of Nigerian Geographers. he is married with children.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
FSLCSt. Pauls Primary school,Ijirraga 1, Yala19801985
WASSCCommunity Secondary School, Ukpah 1, Bekwarra LGA19861991
IJMBCross River College of Education, Akamkpa,Cross River State.19921993
B.ScUinversity of Calabar,Calabar19972000
M.ScUniversity of Jos, Jos20022005
PGDEUsman Dan Fidio University,Sokoto20092010
PhDUniversity of Calabar,Calabar20122018

S/N Publication
Ochiche, C. A., & Adie, H. I. (2017), Administration of Urban Water Supply Issues, in Ugep, Yakurr Local Government Area of Cross River State, Nigeria. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 22 (6), 20-30.
Ntamu, G.U., Eneji, C.O., Asor, L.J., & Ochiche, C.A. (2017), Ethno-Religious Pluralism and Sustainable National Development, The Nigerian Experience. Review of Social Sciences, 2 (4),01-07.
Efiong, .J., Digha, O.N.,& Ochiche, C. A. (2016), Spatial Dependency in the Voting Pattern of the 2015 Nigeria’s Presidential Election. Scholars Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, 4(11),1399-1410.
Eneji, C.V.O., Asuquo, I., Acha, J.O., Ochiche, C.A., & Eneji, J.E.O. (2015), Implementing the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (Wash) Project in Cross River State using the Participating Development Planning Approach. Expert Opinion on Environmental Biology, 4, (4).
Eja, E.I., Ochiche, C.A. & Onabe, J.B. (2014), Assessing Population Growth as an Index for Housing Market in Ogoja Urban, Nigeria. International Organization of Scientific Research and Method in Education, 4 (5), 1- 6.
Abua, M.A., Afangideh, A.I., Ochiche, C.A. & Ashua, S.W. (2014), Assessment of Quality Status of Calabar River Around Tinapa-Adiabo Catchment, Cross River State, Nigeria. Port Harcourt Journal of Social Sciences, 1 (2), 224-234.
Offiong, R. A., Ajake, A. O., Ochiche, C. A. & Ekpe, I. A. (2014), the effects of deforestation on biodiversity loss in Okobo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Nigerian Geographical Journal, 9(2), 81-91.
Ochiche C. A., Ajake, A. O., & Okpiliya, F. I. (2013), Spatio-Temporal Distribution of Rural Markets in Bekwarra Local Government Area of Cross River State, Nigeria. International Organization of Scientific Research Journal of Humanity and Social Sciences, 16 (3),104-112.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Wiley-Blackwell exchange online conference for the social sciences /Humanities community. Migration in a changing world: where do we go now?” (delegate) held between 5th and 9th November, 2012.2012-11-052012-11-09
The Third Interdisciplinary International Conference help at the University of Ibadan, Oyo State from November 19th-20th,2014Addressing the Opportunities and Challenges of Globalization for Development and Human Capacity Building in the Third World Nations.2014-11-192014-11-20
The 58th Annual Conference of the Association of Nigerian Geographers (ANG) at Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nasarawa State, 12th-17th March, 2017.Assessment of the Impact of Climate Change on Biodiversity and Conservation at Nimbia Forest in Sourthern Part of Kaduna State.2017-03-122017-03-17
1st GES World Environmental Day Conference at the Senate Chamber, University of Calabar on 1st June, 2017. Land degradation a catalyst for ephemeral gully development in Calabar Metropolis.2017-06-012017-06-01
The 2nd GES World Environment Day Conference at the Senate Chamber, University of Calabar from 2nd to 5th June 2018.Evolution and Determinants of Plastic Pollution Problem.2018-06-022018-06-05