Research Done

2021 TETFUND RESEARCH PROJECTS DISBURSEMENT
S/N NAME OF LEAD RESEARCHER SEX DEPARTMENT TITLE OF RESEARCH PROJECT DURATION AMOUNT APPROVED (N)
1 Dr.  AGBAGWA, Obakpororo E. F MICROBIOLOGY Characterization and Quality Assessment of Raw And Branded Nigerian Honey Infused With Moringa, Ginger And Garlic 6 MONTHS 1,440,500.00
2 Pharm. IBEZIM, Chidozie N. E. F PHARMACEUTICAL MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY Knowledge, Attitude, Preception of Tetanus Toxoid Vacination vis-à-vis Assessment of Immunity to Tetanus Among Residents of Obio-Akpor And Tai LGAs, Rivers State. 9 MONTHS 1,839,120.00
3 Dr. ONUA, Azubuike Alfred M OPHTHAMOLOGY Impact of Cassava Processing Methods and Cyanide Content On Nutritional Optic Neuropathy 12 MONTHS 1,819,000.00
4 Prof. PEDRO-EGBE, Chinyere Nnenne F OPHTHAMOLOGY A Comparative Stduy of the Prevalence of Genetic Biometrics For Adult-Onset Primary Open Angle Glaucoma and Normall Subjects of Rivers State Origin 12 MONTHS 1,953,400.00
5 Dr. AKUMA, Oji M CHEMICAL ENGINERRING Design And Fabrication of Pyrolysis Unit For Production of Fuel Grade Oil From Plastic Wste 12 MONTHS 1,897,000.00
6 Dr. OKONKO, Iheanyi O. M MICROBIOLOGY Unravelling the Genetic Diversity iof HIV-1 Sequence Markers that are associated with Disease Parameters in HIV-1 Positive Individuals in Port Harcourt 6 MONTHS 2,000,000.00
7 Dr. KAMALU, Ikenna M ENGLISH STUDIES Metaphor and Representation of Corruption in the Nigerian Media Discourse 12 MONTHS 1,625,000.00
8 Dr. ALLEN, Fidelis M POL & ADMIN STUDIES The State of Social Cohesion in Nigeria: Implication For Policy 12 MONTHS 1,600,000.00
9 Dr. AWANYE, Amaka M. F PHARMACEUTICAL MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY Evaluation and Validation of COVID-19 Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDTs) Kits 6 MONTHS 1,739,000.00
10 Prof. DALILLY-TARIAH, Opubo Benedict M ENT SURGERY A Study On The Nasal Decongestant Effects of Vitellaria Paradoxa (Shea Butter) Extracts 2 MONTHS 1,880,000.00
11 Prof. SIMINIALAYI, Iyeopu M. M PHARMACOLOGY Feasibility and Durability of Dietary Intervention in Achieving Remission of type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Rivers State, Nigeria. 6 MONTHS 1,928,000.00
12 Prof. UDUMUKWU, Onyemachi M ENGLISH STUDIES Environmentalism in Modern Nigerian Poetry 12 MONTHS 1,402,500.00
13 Prof. IKIENSIKIMAMA, S. S. M PETROLUEM AND GAS ENGINEERING Development of Modified Activated Carbon From Selected Agricultural Waste for CO2 and Other Noxious Gas Sequestration 12 MONTHS 1,452,400.00
14 Dr. DEEKOR, Tornubari M GEOGRAPHY & ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT Topographical and Seasonal Effect of Decomposed Cassava Peels on Bioremediation of Hydrocarbon Polluted Soils in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State, Nigeria. 6 MONTHS 1,705,700.00
15 Dr. OLOPADE, Olaniyi Alaba M FISHERIES Evaluation of the Health Status of Croaker Species (Perciformes: Sciaendae) Following a Massive Fish Kills in the Coastal Waters of Niger Delta, Nigeria 18 MONTHS 1,806,250.00
16 Prof. SIKOKI, Francis David M ANIMAL & ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY DISTRIBUTION AND ABUNDANCE OF HARMAFUL ALGAL SPECIES IN BONNY ESTUARY RIVERS STATE, NIGERIA 15 MONTHS 1,902,700.00
17 OSADEBE, Anwuli U. F MICROBIOLOGY Bacteria-Immobilised Iron Oxide-Biochar Nanocomposites For Optimised Bioremediation of Petroleum Contaminated Freshwater 12 MONTHS 1,994,400.00
18 Dr. NYIAYAANA, Kialee M POL & ADMIN STUDIES The Ogoni Environmental Clean-Up and Dynamics of Social Conflict and Insecurity in Ogoniland 4 MONTHS 1,805,000.00
19 Prof. DULU, Appah M PETROLUEM AND GAS ENGINEERING Performance Evaluation of Red Onion Skin Extract Derivatives As Oilfield Scale Inhibitors 12 MONTHS 1,987,000.00
20 Dr. EKPO-OUT, Mfon Umoren F HISTORY & DIPLOMATIC Studies Women Environmental Management and Sustainable Development: The Case of Ogoni Cleanup Project 12 MONTHS 1,743,510.00
21 Dr. OGBU, Ojeka Sunday M HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY Comparative effetcs of the Hydro-Ethanolic extract of the fruit and leaf of Solanum Aethiopicum (Garden Egg) on Male Fertility in Wistar rats 7 MONTHS 1,833,250.00
22 AKWA-ABASI, Ubong Sunday M PETROLUEM AND GAS ENGINEERING Experimental Investigation and Modelling of Hydrate Dissociation in Offshore Production Flowlines 12 MONTHS 1,866,800.00
23 Dr. OSOKOGWU, Uche M PETROLUEM AND GAS ENGINEERING Investigation of Effects of Sand on Annular Flow Behaviour in Horizontal Pipelines 12 MONTHS 1,875,000.00
24 Prof. AGBAGWA, Ikechukwu O. M PLANT SCIENCE & BIOTECHNOLOGY Selection of African Yam Bean Varieties For Better Culinary Qualities And Adaptive Capabilities to Climate Change 12 MONTHS 1,943,750.00
25 Prof. OJULE, C. Aaron M CHEMICAL PATHOLOGY Medical Laboratories in Nigeria: Assessment of Quality Management Practices, Quality Assurance, Quality Control And Accreditation Status 6 MONTHS 1,862,500.00
26 Dr. UZOMA, Shadrack M. M MECHANICAL EMGINEERING Design And Fabrication of Prototype Gas Pipeline For Academic Exercise 12 MONTHS 1,712,860.00
27 Dr. AFANGIDEH, Sunday Timothy M EDUCATION MANAGEMENT Community Responsiveness to health and Social Protocols for Curbing The Spread of COVID-19 Pandemic in Akwa Ibom and Rivers States of Nigeria 12 MONTHS 1,697,310.00
TOTAL RESEARCH PROJECTS DISBURSEMENT 48,311,950.00