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Dr. Oghenerobor Benjamin Akpor
 
Highest Degree: D.Tech in Water Care from Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
 
Institute: Landmark University, Nigeria
 
Area of Interest: Environmental Sciences
  •   Water and Wastewater Treatment
  •   Water and Innovation
  •   Water and Sanitation
  •   Microbial Ecology
 
URL: http://livedna.org/234.740
 
My SELECTED Publications
1:   Abalaka, M.E., O.B. Akpor and O.O. Osemwegie, 2017. Green synthesis and antibacterial activities of silver nanoparticles against Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhi, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus. Adv. Life Sci., 4: 60-65.
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2:   Adebayo, C.O., B.I. Aderiye and O.B. Akpor, 2013. Occurrence and antimicrobial properties of lactic acid bacteria during the fermentation of cassava mash, maize and sorghum grains. Microbiol. Res. Int., 1: 27-32.
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3:   Adebayo, C.O., B.I. Aderiye and O.B. Akpor, 2014. Assessment of bacterial and fungal spoilage of some nigerian fermented and unfermented foods. Afr. J. Food Sci., 8: 140-147.
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4:   Adelani-Akande, T.A., O.B. Akpor and B.I. Aderiye, 2013. Investigation of the role of selected fungal strains in the removal of phosphate and nitrate in synthetic wastewater. Annu. Res. Rev. Bio., 4: 1045-1058.
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5:   Adetunji, C., J. Oloke, A. Kumar, S. Swaranjit and B. Akpor, 2017. Synergetic effect of rhamnolipid from Pseudomonas aeruginosa C1501 and phytotoxic metabolite from Lasiodiplodia pseudotheobromae C1136 on Amaranthus hybridus L. and Echinochloa crus-galli weeds. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 24: 13700-13709.
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6:   Akpor O.B, C.O. wonuma, T.I.Edewor-Kuponiyi and O.J. Amira, 2013. The role of ripe musa sapientum (Plantain) peels in the removal of phosphorus and nitrogen from aqueous solution. J. Bio.Agri. Healthcare, 3: 85-96.
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7:   Akpor, O., G.O. Babalola and A.I. Okoh, 2005. Culturable microbial population dynamics during decomposition of Cola nitida leaf litters in a tropical soil setting. Akdeniz Universitesi Ziraat Fakultesi Dergisi, 18: 313-319.
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8:   Akpor, O.B, T.I. Edewor-Kuponiyi, C.O. Nwonuma and O.J. Amira, 2013. Phosphate and nitrate removal from aqueous solution by carbonated and uncarbonated african nutmeg (Monodora Myristica) shell. J. Environ. Earth Sci., 3: 99-108.
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9:   Akpor, O.B. and A.O. Salami, 2017. Seed vigour enhancement and protective potential of Annona senegalensis leaf extracts against fungal pathogens of sorghum seeds. J. Agric. Ecol. Res. Int., 10: 1-11.
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10:   Akpor, O.B. and M. Muchie, 2010. Bioremediation of polluted wastewater influent: Phosphorus and nitrogen removal. Sci. Res. Essays, 5: 3222-3230.
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11:   Akpor, O.B. and M. Muchie, 2011. Challenges in meeting the MDGs: The Nigerian drinking water supply and distribution sector. J. Environ. Sci. Technol., 4: 480-489.
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12:   Akpor, O.B. and M. Muchie, 2011. Environmental and public health implications of wastewater quality. Afr. J. Biotechnol., 10: 2379-2387.
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13:   Akpor, O.B. and M.N.B. Momba, 2010. Relationship of protozoan biomass to phosphate and nitrate removal from activated sludge mixed liquor. Biotechnol. J., 5: 304-313.
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14:   Akpor, O.B., A.O. Omole and O.O. Babalola, 2015. Protective potential of Annona senegalensis bark extract against fungal pathogen induced viability loss of seeds of okra, sorghum and tomato. Int. J. Food Agric. Vet. Sci., 5: 113-125.
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15:   Akpor, O.B., B.L. Morah, O.I. Adejobi, S.D. Oloninefa and O.O. Babalola, 2015. Tolerance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to selected concentrations of metals and sodium chloride. CIBTech J. Microbiol., 4: 27-33.
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16:   Akpor, O.B., C.V. Ubani, O.O. Babalola and O.I. Adejobi, 2015. Nutrient adsorption from aqueous solution and wastewater by activated dead biomass of a non-edible mushroom (Trametes versicolor). Asian J. Applied Sci., 3: 865-876.
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17:   Akpor, O.B., F.T. Otitolaye and C.O. Adetunji, 2016. Temperature and pH relation to nutrient uptake by immobilized cells of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Annu. Res. Rev. Biol., 11: 1-10.
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18:   Akpor, O.B., G.O. Babalola and A.I. Okoh, 2006. Culturable microbial population dynamics during decomposition of Theobroma cacao leaf litters in a tropical soil setting. J. Biol. Sci., 6: 768-774.
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19:   Akpor, O.B., I.V. Babarinde and T.D. Olaolu, 2016. Temperature and initial biomass concentration relation to nitrate and nitrite uptake by immobilised and free cells of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Indian J. Fundam. Applied Life Sci., 6: 1-16.
20:   Akpor, O.B., J.C. Nwogwugwu, O.I. Adejobi, A.O. Oyebanji and O.O. Babalola, 2015. Assessment of the protective potential of Annona senegalensis leaf extract against selected fungal pathogens of sorghum, tomato and okra seeds. Int. J. Scient. Eng. Res., 6: 1056-1067.
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21:   Akpor, O.B., J.O. Musa, O.O. Babalola and O.I. Adejobi, 2015. Tolerance of Aspergillus niger to selected concentrations of metals and sodium chloride. IOSR J. Environ. Sci. Toxicol. Food Technol., 9: 33-37.
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22:   Akpor, O.B., M.N.B. Momba and J. Okonkwo, 2008. Effect of nutrient/carbon supplements on biological phosphate and nitrate uptake by protozoan isolates. J. Applied Sci., 8: 489-495.
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23:   Akpor, O.B., M.N.B. Momba and J.O. Okonkwo, 2007. Phosphorus and nitrate removal by selected wastewater protozoa isolates. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 10: 4008-4014.
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24:   Akpor, O.B., M.N.B. Momba and J.O. Okonkwo, 2008. Protozoan biomass relation to nutrient and chemical oxygen demand removal in activated sludge mixed liquor. Biotechnol. J., 3: 1083-1087.
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25:   Akpor, O.B., M.N.B. Momba and J.O. Okonkwo, 2008. Relationship of carbon source concentration to nutrient uptake by protozoa in activated sludge mixed liquor. Res. J. Environ. Sci., 2: 330-339.
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26:   Akpor, O.B., M.N.B. Momba and J.O. Okonkwo, 2008. The effects of pH and temperature on phosphate and nitrate uptake by wastewater protozoa. Afr. J. Biotechnol., 7: 2221-2226.
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27:   Akpor, O.B., M.N.B. Momba, J.O. Okonkwo and M.A. Coetzee, 2008. Nutrient removal from activated sludge mixed liquor by wastewater protozoa in a laboratory-scale batch reactor. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol., 5: 463-470.
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28:   Akpor, O.B., O.E. Igbinosa and O.O. Igbinosa, 2007. Studies on the effect of petroleum hydrocarbon on the microbial and physico-chemicals characteristics of soil. Afr. J. Biotechnol., 6: 1939-1943.
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29:   Akpor, O.B., O.I. Kayode-Oni and O.O. Babalola, 2015. Effect of carbonated dead biomass of a non-edible mushroom (Trametes versicolor) on nutrient adsorption from wastewater and aqueous solution. Int. J. Basic Applied Chem. Sci., 5: 79-91.
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30:   Akpor, O.B., O.I. Kayode-Oni and O.O. Babalola, 2015. Wastewater management, recycling and discharge. Hydrology, 3: 33-37.
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31:   Akpor, O.B., S.C. Obiedelu and C.O. Adetunji, 2016. Decolouration of crystal violet by immobilized and free cells of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. J. Scient. Res. Rep., 12: 1-11.
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32:   Akpor, O.B., T.A.Adelani-Akande and B.I. Aderiye, 2013. The effect of temperature on nutrient removal from wastewater by selected fungal species. Int. J. Curr. Microbiol. Appl. Sci., 9: 328-340.
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33:   Akpor, O.B., T.D. Olaolu and E.C. Okolie, 2014. The effect of temperature on nitrate and phosphate uptake from synthetic wastewater by selected bacteria species. Bri Microbiol. Res. J., 4: 328-342.
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34:   Akpor1, O.B., S.O. Dahunsi and R. Aransiola, 2014. Effects of external carbon source concentration on sulphate removal by selected bacterial and fungal species. Br. Biotechnol. J., 4: 640-648.
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35:   Boakye, M. K. andO.B. Akpor, 2012. Stakeholders’ participation in water management: a case study of the msunduzi catchment management forum of kwazulu-natal, south africa. J. Sustainable Dev., 5: 104-112.
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36:   Chilaka, C.A., N. Uchechukwu, J.E. Obidiegwu and O.B.Akpor, 2010. Evaluation of the efficiency of yeast isolates from palm wine in diverse fruit wine production. Afr. J. Food Sci., 4: 764-774.
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37:   Dahunsi, S.O.,O. B. Akpor and R. Aransiola, 2014. Investigation of the efficiency of selected bacterial and fungal species in the removal of phosphate and sulphate from wastewater. J. Sci. Res. Rep., 3: 1875-1885.
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38:   Dahunsi1, S.O., O.B. Akpor and R. Aransiola 2014. Effect of temperature on sulphate removal from wastewater by selected bacterial and fungal species. Br. J. Appl. Sci. Technol., 4: 2837-2850.
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39:   Edewor, T.I., O.B. Akpor and S.O. Owa, 2016. Determination of antibacterial activity, total phenolic, flavonoid and saponin contents in leaves of Anogeissus leiocarpus (DC.) Guill and Perr. J. Coastal Life Med., 4: 310-314.
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40:   Igbinosa, O.E., E.E. Odjadjare, O.B. Akpor, O.A. Aiyegoro and H.I. Ogunniwanyi, 2006. Incidence and prevalence of Aeromonas spp from retail food: Public health implication. Sci. Focus, 14: 19-27.
41:   Maxwell, K.B. and B.A. Oghenerobor, 2012. Community participation in water resources management in south africa. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Dev., 3: 511-516.
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42:   Muchie, M. and O.B. Akpor, 2010. Remediation of heavy metals in drinking water and wastewater treatment systems: processes and application. Int. J. Phys. Sci., 5: 1807-1817.
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43:   Oyerinde, R.O., O.O. Otusanya and O.B. Akpor, 2009. Allelopathic effect of Tithonia diversifolia on the germination, growth and chlorophyll contents of maize (Zea mays L.). Sci. Res. Essay, 4: 1553-1558.
44:   Shonukan, O.O., O.E. Igbinosa, O.B. Akpor and E.E. Odjadjare, 2005. Degradation of carboxymethycellulose by some soil bacteria. J. Applied Basic Sci., 3: 60-64.