Hi, I am Kanayo Stephen Chukwuka, My LiveDNA is 234.7800
Dr. Kanayo Stephen Chukwuka
Highest Degree: Ph.D. in Plant Ecology from University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
Institute: University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Area of Interest: Plant and Soil Sciences
  •   Weed Ecology
  •   Environmental Ecology
  •   Bioremediation
  •   Degraded soils
URL: http://livedna.org/234.7800
My SELECTED Publications
1:   Ayodele, P.O., I.O. Okonko, K.S. Chukwuka and V.I. Michael, 2011. Antiviral effect of Anthocleista nobilis root extract on the liver homogenate indices of poultry fowls infected with Newcastle Disease Virus (NDV). Res. Opin. Anim. Vet. Sci., 1: 546-552.
2:   Chukwuka, K.S. and F.T. Agulanna, 2005. Laboratory assay of the active ingredients in Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides (Lam) Zepern and Timler and its remedy in dental problems. Int. J. Biomed. Health Sci., 1: 37-40.
3:   Chukwuka, K.S. and O.E. Omotayo, 2008. Effects of Tithona green manure and water hyacinth compost application on nutrient depleted soil in South-Western Nigeria. Int. J. Soil Sci., 3: 69-74.
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4:   Chukwuka, K.S. and O.E. Omotayo, 2009. Soil fertility restoration potentials of tithonia green manure and water hyacinth compost on a nutrient depleted soil in South Western Nigeria Using Zea mays L. as test crop. Res. J. Soil Biol., 1: 20-30.
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5:   Chukwuka, K.S. and U.N. Uka, 2007. Effect of water hyacinth (Eichornia crassippes) infestation on zooplankton populations in Awba reservoir, Ibadan South-West Nigeria. J. Boil. Sci., 7: 865-869.
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6:   Chukwuka, K.S. and U.N. Uka, 2008. Chemical control method as a management approach to water hyacinth infestation in Nigeria. Zonas Aridas, 12: 184-190.
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7:   Chukwuka, K.S. and U.N. Uka, 2013. Heavy metals levels in Carica papaya L. tree bark as indicator of atmospheric pollution in Abakaliki municipality. Pollut. Res., 32: 723-726.
8:   Chukwuka, K.S., 2000. Ecological utilization of the weed-Tithonia diversifolia and the sustainability of the paper industry in Nigeria. Bull. Sci. Assoc. Nig., 23: 169-172.
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9:   Chukwuka, K.S., 2013. Markovian prediction of regrowth forest vegetations in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, South-Western Nigeria. Ecol. Environ. Conserv., 19: 601-609.
10:   Chukwuka, K.S., I.O. Okonko and A.A. Adekunle, 2010. Microbial ecology of organisms causing Pawpaw (Carica papaya L.) fruit decayin Oyo State, Nigeria. Am.-Eurasian J. Toxicol. Sci., 2: 43-50.
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11:   Chukwuka, K.S., J.O. Ikheloa, I.O. Okonko, J.O. Moody and T.A. Makinde, 2011. The antimicrobial activities of some medicinal plants on Escherichia coli as an agent of diarrhea in livestock. Adv. Applied Sci. Res., 2: 37-48.
12:   Chukwuka, K.S., M. Iwuagwu and U.N. Uka, 2013. Evaluation of nutritional components of Carica papaya L. at different stages of ripening. J. Pharm. Biol. Sci., 6: 13-16.
13:   Chukwuka, K.S., Ogunyemi and I. Fawole, 2007. Ecological distribution of onia diversifolia(Hemsl). A. Gray-a new exotic weed in Nigeria. J. Boil. Sci., 7: 709-719.
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14:   Chukwuka, K.S., R.U. Okechukwu and J.N. Azorji, 2013. Farmer perceptions of cassava bacterial blight disease in Oyo State, South-West, Nigeria. Afr. J. Root Tuber Crops, 10: 67-74.
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15:   Chukwuka, K.S., S. Ogunyemi, J.S.A. Osho, G.I. Atiri and J.I. Moughalu, 2007. Eco-physiological responses of Tithonia diversifolia(Hemsl) A. Gray in nursery and field conditions. J. Boil. Sci., 7: 771-775.
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16:   Chukwuka, K.S., U.N. Uka and O.E. Omotayo, 2008. Influence of persistence presence of water hyacinth on specific physicochemical properties of a freshwater body in Southwestern Nigeria. Zonas Aridas, 12: 209-217.
17:   Iwuagwu, M., K.S. Chukwuka, U.N. Uka and M.C. Amandianeze, 2013. Effects of biofertilizer on the growth of Zea mays L. Asian J. Microbiol. Biotechnol. Environ. Sci., 15: 235-240.
18:   Lawal, O.J., A.E. Ayodele and K.S. Chukwuka, 2007. Morphological studies in Lycopersicon esculentum Mill. Lines in Southwestern Nigeria. J. Boil. Sci., 7: 737-744.
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19:   Li, X., X. Lin, P. Li, W. Liu, L. Wang, F. Ma and K.S. Chukwuka, 2009. Biodegradation of the low concentration of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soil by microbial consortium during incubation. J. Hazardous Mater., 172: 601-605.
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20:   Omotayo, O.E. and K.S. Chukwuka, 2009. Soil fertility restoration techniques in sub-aharan Africa using resources. Afri. J. Agric. Res., 4: 144-150.
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21:   Uka, U.N. and K.S. Chukwuka, 2007. Effects of water hyacinth infestation on the physicochemical characteristics of Awba reservoir, Ibadan, South-West, Nigeria. J. Biol. Sci., 7: 282-287.
22:   Uka, U.N. and K.S. Chukwuka, 2011. Utilization of aquatic macrophytes in Nigerian freshwater ecosystem. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 6: 490-498.
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23:   Uka, U.N. and K.S. Chukwuka, 2014. Assessment of pollution tolerance index of selected plant species in Abakaliki metropolis, South-Eastern, Nigeria. Environ. Sci., 9: 95-99.
24:   Uka, U.N., K.S. Chukwuka and C. Afoke, 2013. Heavy metal accumulation by Telfairia occidentalis Hook, F. grown on waste dumpsites in South-Eastern Nigeria. Res. J. Environ. Toxicol., 7: 47-53.
25:   Uka, U.N., K.S. Chukwuka and F. Daddy, 2007. Water hyacinth infestation and management in Nigeria inland waters: A review. J. Plant Sci., 2: 480-488.
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26:   Uka, U.N., K.S. Chukwuka and M. Iwuagwu, 2013. Relative effect of organic and inorganic fertilizers on the growth of okra [Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench]. J. Agric. Sci., 58: 159-166.
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27:   Uka, U.N., K.S. Chukwuka and N. Okorie, 2013. Heavy metal accumulation by Amaranthus hybridus L. grown on waste dumpsites in South-Eastern Nigeria. J. Res. Biol., 3: 809-817.