Dr. Danlami Moses  Ogah

Dr. Danlami Moses Ogah

Professor
Nasarawa State University, Nigeria


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Animal Breeding and Genetics from Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria

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Biography

Dr. Danlami Moses Ogah is currently working as Professor in Animal Science Department at Nasarawa State University Keffi, Shabu-Lafia campus, Nigera. He obtained his PhD in Animal Breeding and Genetics from University of Agriculture Makurdi Benue State, Nigera. His topic of PhD thesis is “Genetic characterization of muscovy duck from guinea savannah and rainforest zones of Nigeria”. Dr Danlami Moses Ogah is also pursuing professional memberships i.e., Nigerian Institute of Animal Science, European Cytogenetics Association, Genetics Society of Nigeria, Nigerian Society for Animal Production, World Rabbit Science Association , World Poultry Science Association, Rare Breed International, National Association of Livestock Husbandry Scientists and Technologists of Nigeria, International Network for Family Poultry Development. He worked as Senior Lecturer and Dean, Assistant Lecturer, Visiting Lecturer at College of Agriculture, Lafia. Dr Danlami Moses Ogah received number of honor s and awards includes, Illinova project Community based guinea fowl productivity and value chain in north central Nigeria, World Poultry Science Association 2013, Travel Grant for older Scientist to WWF Conference, Vietnam, Award of Excellence by National Association of Livestock Husbandry Scientists and Technologists of Nigeria, Mashav Fellowship State of Israel. Dr Danlami Moses Ogah attended number of national and international conferences. He published 51 articles in journals as author/co-author/reviewer, 42 articles in conference proceeding. He is also Editorial Board member and member of Humanitarian and Social Associations.

Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
100%
Quantitative Genetics
62%
Animal Production
90%
Animal Breeding
75%
Biometrics
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Pauciullo, A., E.T. Shuiep, D.M. Ogah, G. Cosenza, L. di Stasio and G. Erhardt, 2019. Casein gene cluster in camelids: Comparative genome analysis and new findings on haplotype variability and physical mapping. Front. Genet., Vol. 10. 10.3389/fgene.2019.00748.
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  2. Okpeku, M., D.M. Ogah and M.A. Adeleke, 2019. A review of challenges to genetic improvement of indigenous livestock for improved food production in Nigeria. Afr. J. Food Agric. Nutr. Dev., 19: 13959-13979.
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  3. Pauciullo, A., D.M. Ogah, M. Iannaccone, G. Erhardt, L. di Stasio and G. Cosenza, 2018. Genetic characterization of the oxytocin-neurophysin I gene (OXT) and its regulatory regions analysis in domestic Old and New World camelids. PloS One, Vol. 13. 10.1371/journal.pone.0195407.
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  4. Daikwo, S.O., E.O. Odah, D.M. Ogah and E.B.T. Baba-Onoja, 2018. Qualitative traits variation in indigenous chickens of bekwarra, Nigeria. Asian Res. J. Agric., 9: 1-6.
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  5. Daikwo, S.I., D.M. Ogah, A.J. Amuda and U.A. Dike, 2018. Prediction of body weight of savanna muturu cattle (Bos brachyceros). Asian J. Res. Anim. Vet. Sci., 2: 1-6.
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  6. Ogah, D.M., M.M. Ari and I.S. Daikwo, 2017. Preference traits for bunaji cattle of nomads along benue trough in central Nigeria. Niger. J. Anim. Prod., 44: 325-331.
  7. Ogah, D.M., A.O. Adebambo, A.B. Ajibike and O.R. Bello, 2017. Comparative analysis between Nigerian Muscovy duck and selected ducks using mitochondrial DNA D-loop sequences. Niger. J. Genet., 31: 202-209.
  8. Daikwo, S.I., U.A. Dike and D.M. Ogah, 2017. Genetic parameters of body weight and egg traits of domestic pigeons. Asian Res. J. Agric., 7: 1-5.
  9. Adebambo, A.O., M. Ogah, A.B. Ajibike, M.A. Popoola and R.O. Bello et al., 2017. Assessing genetic diversity and phylogeographic structure of duck (Anas platyrhynchos) in Nigeria using mitochondrial DNA D-loop sequences. Niger. J. Biotechnol., 33: 106-112.
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  10. Ogah, D.M., 2016. Assessing effective population size and rate of inbreeding in Bunaji cattle under pastoral production system. Prod. Agric. Technol., 12: 155-160.
  11. Ogah, D.M., 2016. Breeding strategies for indigenous goat genetic resources among smallholder farmers in north centralNigeria. Livestock Res. Rural Dev., .
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  12. Alu, S.E., M.M. Ari and D.M. Ogah, 2015. Thermal processing methods and its influence on nutrients and antinutrient composition of flamboyant seed Delonixrgia. J. Sci. Technol., 1: 123-130.
  13. Alaga, A.A., D.M. Ogahand and I.D. Hassan, 2015. Effects of Various Storage Temperature on the Hatchability of Quail Eggs in Hot Humid Environment of Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Pat, 11: 240-245.
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  14. Yakubu, A., M.M. Ari, A.O. Ogbe, D.M. Ogah and M.M. Adua et al., 2014. Preliminary investigation on community-based intervention through cockerel exchange programme for sustainable improved rural chicken production in Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Livestock Res. Rural Dev., Vol. 26, No. 10. .
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  15. Ogah, D.M., N.D. Yusuf and M.M. Ari, 2014. Path coefficient model for assessment of weight using linear traits at birth and at weaning in Nigerian indigenous pig. Biotechnol. Anim. Husbandry, 30: 281-288.
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  16. Ogah, D.M. and O.M. Momoh, 2014. Analysis of genetic diversity of nigeria indigenous muscovy duck ecotypes using RAPD marker. Prod. Agric. Technol., 10: 225-232.
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  17. Musa-Azara, S.I., M. Jibrin, M.M. Ari, D.I. Hassan and D.M. Ogah, 2014. Effects of Moringa oleifera Linn seed administration on sperm production rate and gonadal sperm reserve in rabbits. Br. Biotechnol. J., 4: 801-805.
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  18. Kabir, M., G.N. Akpa, B.I. Nwagu, I.A. Adeyinka and D.M. Ogah, 2014. Estimates of heritability and repeatability for production traits in pure and crossbred rabbit does in Nigeria. J. Anim. Prod. Res., 26: 103-113.
  19. Hassan, D., N. Yusuf, M. Musa, I. Musa-Azara and R. Barde et al., 2014. Haematology and some serum parameters of broilers fed decorticated fermented Prosopis africana seed meal. Agric. Sci. Technol., 6: 170-174.
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  20. Egena, S.S.A., A.T. Ijaiya, D.M. Ogah and V.E. Aya, 2014. Principal component analysis of body measurements in a population of indigenous Nigerian chickens raised under extensive management system. Slovak J. Anim. Sci., 47: 77-82.
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  21. Dauda, G., O.M. Momoh, N.I. Dim and D.M. Ogah, 2014. Growth, production and reproductive performance of Japanese quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica) in humid environment. Egypt. Poult. Sci. J., 34: 381-395.
  22. Yusuf, N.D., D.M. Ogah, D.I. Hassan, M.M. Musa, M.M. Ari and U.D. Doma, 2013. Carcass evaluation of broilers fed on decorticated fermented Prosopis africana G. seed meal. Macedonian J. Anim. Sci., 3: 45-48.
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  23. Ogah, D.M., S.I. Daikwo, N.I. Dim and O.M. Momoh, 2013. Genetic parameter estimate of growth traits of two ecotypes of muscovy duck. Niger. J. Genet., 27: 1-13.
  24. Ogah, D.M., I.S. Musa and N.D. Yusuf, 2013. Prediction of carcass weight from body measrements in west African dwarf goat using canonical correlation analysis. Egypt. J. Sheep Goat Sci., 8: 75-80.
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  25. Ogah, D.M., 2013. Variability in body shape characters in an indigenous guinea fowl (Numida meleagris L.). Slovak J. Anim. Sci., 46: 110-114.
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  26. Ogah, D.M., 2013. Shared variability in body shape characters at growing phase of indigenous piglets. Niger. J. Anim. Prod., 40: 6-10.
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  27. Ogah, D.M., 2013. Canonical discriminant analysis of morphometric traits in indigenous chicken genotypes. Trakia J. Sci., 11: 170-174.
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  28. Ogah, D.M. and O.M. Momoh, 2013. Village based indigenous muscovy duck production in humid savanna zone of Nigeria. Egypt. J. Poult. Sci., 33: 421-428.
  29. Ogah, D.M. and M. Kabir, 2013. Variability in size and shape in muscovy duck with age: Principal component analysis. Biotechnol. Anim. Husbandry, 29: 493-504.
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  30. Musa-Azara, S.I., D.M. Ogah, A. Yakubu, M.M. Ari and D.I. Hassan, 2013. Effects of Hibiscus calyx extracts on the blood chemistry of broiler chickens Egypt. Poult. Sci., 33: 309-312.
  31. Hassan, I.D., N.D. Yusuf, I.S. Musa-Azara, M.M. Ari, D.M. Ogah, A.A. Alaga and S.A. Elayo, 2013. Prevalence of Newcastle disease in village chickens reared in Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Egypt. J. Poult. Sci., 33: 135-142.
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  32. Egena, S.S.A., A.T. Ijaiya, D.M. Ogah and V.E. Aya, 2013. Interdependency of some body measurements in male and female indigenous Nigerian chickens. J. Vet. Sci. Photon, 114: 200-206.
  33. Dauda, G., O.M. Momoh and D.M. Ogah, 2013. Repeatability estimates, phenotypic and genetic correlations between egg quality traits in japanese quails (Coturnix cotunix japonica) raised in Southern guinea savanna of Nigeria. Biol. Environ. Sci. J. Trop., 10: 128-132.
  34. Ari, M.M., D.M. Ogah, I.D. Hassan, I.S. Musa-Azara, N.D. Yusuf and S.E. Alu, 2013. Effect of utilization of crushed, boiled and fermented Roselle seeds (Hibiscus sabdariffa) on the performance of broiler chickens. Br. Biotechnol. J., 4: 21-29.
  35. Ari, M.M., B.A. Ayanwale and D.M. Ogah, 2013. Effects of alkali treatment of soyabean on carcass traits intestinal morphology and cooking yield of broilers. Trakia J. Sci., 2: 189-196.
  36. Ogah, D.M., 2012. Canonical Correlation Analysis of Body Measurements and Carcass Traits of Cross Bred Rabbit Population. Biotechnol. Anim. Husbandry, 28: 855-861.
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  37. Ogah, D.M., 2012. In Vivo Prediction of Live Weight and Carcass Traits Using Body Measurements in Indigenous Guinea Fowl. Biotechnol. Anim. Husbandry, 28: 137-146.
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  38. Ogah, D.M. and M.M. Ari, 2012. Evaluating inbreeding rate in population of local muscovy duck. Egypt. Poult. Sci., 32: 217-220.
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  39. Musa-Azara, S.I., D.M. Ogah, D.I. Hassan and A. Yakubu, 2012. Effects of Vitamin C Supplementation on Egg Quality Characteristics of Harco Black Layers During the Hot Season. Egypt. Poult. Sci., 32: 607-611.
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  40. Hassan, D.I., D.M. Ogah, N.D. Yusuf, I.S. Musa-Azara and M.M. Ari et al., 2012. Village Chicken Flock Ownership, Management and Constraints in Keana, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Egypt. Poult. Sci., 32: 809-817.
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  41. Ari, M.M., R.E. Barde, D.M. Ogah, Y.I. Agade and N.D. Yusuf et al., 2012. Utilization of garlic (Allium sativum L.) as a supplementary phytogenic feed additive for broilers fed commercial feeds. Egypt. Poult. Sci., 32: 13-21.
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  42. Alaga, A.A., D.M. Ogah and J. Attah, 2012. Seroprevalence of Brucellosis in Some Poultry Species in Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Egypt. Poult. Sci., 32: 705-709.
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  43. Ogah, M., A. Yakubu, M.O. Momoh and N.I. Dim, 2011. Relationship between some body measurements and live weight in adult muscovy ducks using path analysis. Trakia J. Sci., 9: 58-61.
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  44. Ogah, D.M., O.M. Momoh and N.I. Dim, 2011. Application of canonical discriminant analysis for assessment of genetic variation in muscovy duck ecotypes in Nigeria. Egypt. Poult. Sci., 31: 429-436.
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  45. Ogah, D.M., N.I. Dim and O.M. Momoh, 2011. Laying performance of Nigerian indigenous muscovy duck from two agroecological zones. Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of Nigerian Society for Animal Production (NSAP), March 13-16, 2011, University of Abuja, Nigeria. -.
  46. Ogah, D.M., 2011. Shared variability of body shape characters in adult muscovy duck. Biotechnol. Anim. Husbandry, 27: 189-196.
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  47. Ogah, D.M., 2011. Assessing size and conformation of the body of Nigerian Indigenous Turkey. Slovak J. Anim. Sci., 44: 21-27.
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  48. Ogah, D.M. and I.S. Musa, 2011. Evaluation of growth and egg production traits between first and second laying cycle in two ecotypes of muscovy duck. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference KRMIVA, June 8- 10, 2011, Croatia. -.
  49. Ari, M.M., R.E. Barde, M.D. Ogah, A. Yakubu and V.E. Aya, 2011. Performance of broilers fed silk cotton seed (Ceiba petandra) based diets. Prod. Agric. Technol., 7: 20-28.
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  50. Ogah, D.M., V.E. Aya and O.M. Momoh, 2010. Use of standardized canonical coefficient in predicting live weight at weaning in indigenous pig. Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of NSAP, March 14- 17, 2010, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. -.
  51. Ogah, D.M., J.A. Attah and O.M. Momoh, 2010. Use of discriminant function for predicting sex in indigenous turkey. Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of ASAN, September 13-16, 2010, Uyo, Nigeria. -.
  52. Ogah, D.M., I.S. Musa and M.M. Ari, 2010. Morphological differentiation between two indigenous goat in Nigeria. Proceedings of the 14th Annual Conference of Asian Australasian Association of Animal Production Societies, August 23-27, 2010, Taiwan. -.
  53. Ogah, D.M., 2010. Application of factor analysis scores in a multiple linear regression model for the prediction of liveweight in immature west African dwarf goat. Phillipine J. Vet. Anim. Sci., 36: 167-174.
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  54. Ogah, D.M. and J.A. Attah, 2010. Use of principal axis factor scores in a linear regression model in predicting body weight in a necked neck chicken genotype. Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of Genetic Society of Nigeria, September 19-24, 2010, Ibadan, pp: 317-320.
  55. Musa-azara, S.I., D.M. Ogah and A. Yakubu, 2010. Seasonal variation in rectal temperature of holstein friesian cattle in the guinea savanah zone of Nigeria. Nig. Vet. J., 31: 246-248.
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  56. Hassan, D.I., D.M. Ogah N.D. Yusuf, M.M. Musa and G.M. Saidu, 2010. The effect of acute and cronic (short and long term) oral administration of black pepper (piper guineense) aqueous extract on the body weight and haematological values of albino wistar rat. J. Med. Plant Res., 4: 1122-1125.
  57. Yakubu, A., D.M. Ogah and K.O. Idahor, 2009. Principal component analysis of the morphostructural indices of white Fulani cattle. Trakia J. Sci., 7: 67-73.
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  58. Yakubu, A., A.S. Rahman, I.S. Musa, H. Ibrahim, H. Ibrahim, M.M. Ari and D.M. Ogah, 2009. Tobit analysis of socio-economic factors affecting chicken meat consumption due to avian influenza outbreak in Nasarawa state Nigeria. Phillipine J. Vet. Anim. Sci., 35: 188-196.
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  59. Ogah, M.D., I.D. Hassan and I.S. Musa, 2009. Path Analysis of the Relationship Between Various Body Measurement and Live Weight in Immature West African Dwarf Goats. Analele IBNA, 25: 72-77.
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  60. Ogah, D.M., M.M. Ari, I.S. Daikwo and M.O. Momoh, 2009. Factor analysis scores in multiple regression model for the estimation of body weight from some body measurements in immature west African dwarf goat. Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of Genetics Society of Nigeria, November 6-9, 2009, Ibadan. -.
  61. Ogah, D.M., A.A. Alaga and M.O. Momoh, 2009. Use of factor analysis scores in multiple regression model for estimation of body weight from some body measurement in muscovy duck. Int. J. Poult. Sci., 8: 1107-1111.
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  62. Ogah, D.M., A.A. Alaga and M.O. Momoh, 2009. Principal component factor analysis of the morphostructural traits of muscovy duck. Int. J. Poult. Sci., 8: 1100-1103.
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  63. Ogah, D.M., 2009. Analysis of morphological traits of geographically separated population of indigenous muscovy duck (cairina moschata). Int. J. Poult. Sci., 8: 179-182.
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  64. Daikwo, I.S., Okpanachi, D.M. Ogah and J.O. Ochije, 2009. Flock structure and management of local chicken in dekina local government area of Kogi State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 14th Annual Conference of Animal Science Association of Nigeria (ASAN), September 14-17, 2009, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Nigeria. -.
  65. Yusuf, N.D., D.M. Ogah, D.I. Hassan, M.M. Musa and U.D. Doma, 2008. Effect of decorticated fermented prosopis seed meal (Prosopis africana) on growth performance of broiler chicken. Int. J. Poult. Sci., 7: 1054-1057.
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  66. Yakubu, A., D.M. Ogah and R.E. Barde, 2008. Productivity and egg quality characteristics of free range naked neck and normal feathered Nigerian indigenous chickens. Int. J. Poult. Sci., 7: 579-585.
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  67. Ogah, D.M., A.S. Dada, M. Abari, A.Y. Khadijat and J. Umaru, 2008. Phenotypic correlation between some external and internal egg traits in the muscovy duck (cairina moschata). Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference of Animal Science Association of Nigeria, September 15-19, 2008, Abu Zaria. -.
  68. Yakubu, A., D.M. Ogah, A.O. Ladokun and M.M. Adua, 2007. Comparison of linear and non linear models in the estimation of body weight from body measurement in west African dwarf goat in north central Nigeria. Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of Nigeria Society of Animal Production, March 18-21, 2007, Calabar, pp: 131-133.
  69. Ogah, D.M., A. Yakubu, S.I. Daikwo and N.G. Ehiobu, 2007. Evaluation of egg quality traits in three breeds of ducks. Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of Nigerian Society for Animal Production, March 18-21, 2007, University of Calabar, Calabar. -.
  70. Ari, M.M., Y.M. Maikefi, R.E. Barde, V.E. Aya and D.M. Ogah, 2006. Effect of biostatic agent on the short term preservation of wet rumen content. J. Prod. Agric. Technol., 2: 102-104.
  71. Yakubu, A., A.R. Abdullah, M.M. Ari and D.M. Ogah, 2005. Studies on live weight and body linear measurements of West African Dwarf sheep in North Central Nigeria. Prod. Agric. Technol., 1: 137-145.
  72. Yakubu, A., A.E. Salako, D.M. Ogah and M.M. Ari, 2005. Relationship between body weight and chest girt in white fulani cattle. J. Nat. Appl. Sci., 1: 17-21.
  73. Ogah, D.M., S.I. Daikwo and N.G. Ehiobu, 2005. Sexual dimorphism in some phenotypic traits of three breeds of ducks. Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Genetics Society of Nigeria (GSN), October 5-8, 2005, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, pp: 141-143.
  74. Ogah, D.M., I.D. Hassan and M.M. Ari, 2005. Effect of strains on physical quality characteristics of indigenous muscovy duck eggs in Nasarawa state of Nigeria. Prod. Agric. Technol., 1: 170-173.
  75. Yakubu, A., A.E. Salako, D.M. Ogah, R.E. Barde and S. Oyefeso, 2004. Estimation of body weight from linear body measurement in domestic rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Society of Nigeria, October 17-21, 2004, Nassarawa State. -.
  76. Ogah, D.M., N.G. Ehiobu and S.N. Carew, 2004. Genetic and environmental factors affecting gestation length and some litter traits of three genotypes of rabbit. J. Agric. Sci. Technol., 14: 1-7.
  77. Ogah, D.M., I.D. Hassan, I.A. Aliyu and S.I. Daikwo, 2004. Environmental factors affecting some performance traits in a mixed bred rabbit populations. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Society of Nigeria, October 17-21, 2004, Lafia, Nassarawa State. -.
  78. Ogah, D.M. and N.G. Ehiobu, 2004. Production characteristics and repeatabilities of some traits in a rabbit population. Proceedings of 29th Annual Conference of Genetic Society of Nigeria, October, 11-14, 2004, Abeokuta, pp: 134-137.
  79. Mancha, Y.P., T. Oguntona and D.M. Ogah, 2004. The effect of sodium bicarbonate salt on egg shell quality and laying performance under high ambient temperature. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Society of Nigeria, October 17-21, 2004, Nassarawa State. -.
  80. Ari, M.M., I.S. Musa, Y.I. Agade, G.D. Moses and D.M. Ogah, 2004. Effect of sodium chloride on the preservation of processed boiler meat. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Society of Nigeria, October 17-21, 2004, Nassarawa State. -.