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Nigerian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences publish original research articles in the field of Agriculture, Biological and Physical Sciences, Medicine and Veterinary Sciences and Energy Research.

2022, Vol: 30, Issue: 1


Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.

    Original Research

  • Proximate Composition and Glycaemic Index of Destarched Rice
    S. A. Muhammad, A. B. Babatunde, A. Onu, A. Y. Abbas, Y. Saidu and L. S. Bilbis
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 81-85
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.12

  • Research Article

  • In-vitro Cytotoxicity Effects and Bioactive Constituents of Chloroform Extract of Vernonia glaberrima Welw. Ex O. Hoffm (Asteraceae)
    A. M. Alhassan, A. Uba, C. Muhammad, H. L. Bako, I. Malami, Q. U. Ahmed, Y. I. Alkali
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 77-80
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.11

  • Original Research

  • Integrated Geophysical Methods and Techniques for Studying the Perennial Springs in Ikanje-Share, Kwara State, Nigeria
    A. K. Olawuyi and M. A. Bawallah
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 68-76
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.10

  • Awareness and Factors Influencing Farmers’ Decision in Establishing Private Forest Plantation in Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State
    A. O. Ibrahim, O. A. Adeniji, K. M. Adelakun, U. I. Fingesi, A. A. Sa’adu, A. Sulyman and E. A. Irunokhai
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 62-67
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.9

  • Haematological and Hepatho-Renal Effect of Cashew Nut Oil on Male Wistar Rats
    J. O. Akpotu, S. J. Oniye, S. A. Abdullahi and B. T. Magaji
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 55-61
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.8

  • Estimation and Variation of Saturation Mixing Ratio and Mixing Ratio over Potiskum, Nigeria
    D. O. Akpootu, M. I. Iliyasu, I. Nouhou, A. O. Aina, M. Idris, W. Mustapha, D. E. Ohaji and A. D. Muhammad
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 49-54
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.7

  • Research Article

  • Probabilistic Cellular Automata Modelling and Simulation of Land-Use Changes in Okomu National Park
    S. J. Okonkwo, A. E. Adeniji, O. A. Adekugbe, P. A. Ukoha and A. R. Adewoye
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 41-48
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.6

  • Original Research

  • Determination of Design-Related Properties of Selected Irish Potatoes Varieties
    A. Saleh and J. O. Awolola
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 36-40
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.5

  • Technical Efficiency of Onion Production in Kebbi State: A Stochastic Frontier Production Function Approach
    Y. Kaka, U. Magaji and A. A. Gindi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 28-35
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.4

  • Performance Evaluation of Date-Seed Activated Carbon as Adsorbent in Adsorption Refrigeration System
    M. S. Abdulkadir, D. M. Kulla and G. Y. Pam
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 24-27
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.3

  • Cadmium Geochemistry and Groundwater pollution Status Evaluation using Indexing and Spatial Analysis for Keffe Community and Environs Sokoto Basin, North Western Nigeria
    H. M. Grema, H. Hamidu, A. Suleiman, A. I. Kankara, A. O. Umaru and N. F. Abdulmalik
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 5-23
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.2

  • Detection of Newcastle Disease Antibodies amongst Local Chicken Slaughtered in Live Bird Markets in Kaduna, Nigeria
    Y. S. Wungak, A. Alhassan, D. B. Judith, I. Bitrus, I. B. Shallangwa and H. G. Ularamu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2022; 30(1): 1-4
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.1

  • Clinicopathological Parameters and Sialyltransferase Activity in Trypanosoma Congolense-Infected Sheep
    Y. S. Baraya, M. E. Sadiq, J. A. Atata, S. J. Enam, S. Adamu, K. B. Kadima, N. M. Useh and K. A. N. Esievo
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 102-111
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.10

  • Evaluation of an Antimalarial Herbal Recipe and its Individual Plant Extracts for DNA Fragmentation and Clastogenicity Potential in Swiss Albino Mice
    A. Akinboro, M. A. Rufai, R. A. Adeagbo, A. O. Akanbi, A. S. Ogunkola, D. O. Okunola, T. D. Adeyeye and Y. R. Akanbi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 89-101
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.9

  • Geology and Structural Studies of Precambrian Basement Rocks Around Mahuta, Zuru Schist Belt, Northwestern Nigeria
    M. Kitha, H. A. Ibrahim, H. M. Grema and M. Abdulkarim
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 76-88
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.8

  • Methanol Stem Bark Extract of Ficus platyphylla Protects Against Carbon Tetrachloride-Induced Liver Damage in Wistar Rats
    C. J. Ugwah-Oguejiofor, S. G. Ibrahim, H. E. Mshelia, U. Mohammed and I. M. Adebisi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 67-75
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.7

  • Structure, Conduct and Performance of Maize Marketing in Irewole Local Government Area, Osun State
    L. O. Jimoh, O. K. Akintunde, A. L. Kehinde, T. O. Agboola and A. A. Alabi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 59-66
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.6

  • Research Article

  • Petrogenetic Studies of the Basement Rocks in Jimgbe and Environs, Northcentral Nigeria
    L. M. Adamu, A. O. Umaru, T. S. Ereosun, M. Kitha and A. E. Aliyu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 46-58
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.5

  • Geochemical Evidence for the Origin of the Daranna Manganese Deposit, Kebbi State,Nigeria
    L. M. Adamu, N. G. Obaje, A. A. Sidi, A. K. Aweda and H. M. Liman
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 30-45
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.4

  • Impact of some Macroeconomic Variables on Tax Revenue in Nigeria
    S. Atolagbe and A. A. Abiodun
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 17-29
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.3

  • Original Research

  • Nutritional Quality Evaluation of Stored Onion (Allium cepa L.) Powder in Transparent and Amber Coloured Jars
    I. Bala , F. U. Ahmad , A. K. Yerima , S. S. Sani and A.T. Ibrahim
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 9-16
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.2

  • Effect of Cymbopogon citratus and Piliostigma reticulatum Aqueous Leaf Extracts on Rat Liver Function and In vitro Schizont Maturation Inhibition
    O. Oderinde, A. Onu, A. Shagari and O. Olaitan
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(2): 1-8
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.1

  • Antibiotic Resistance and Transfer of Extended Spectrum Beta Lactamase (ESBL) Resistant Plasmids in Pseudomonas aeruginosa Isolates From Hospitalized Patients
    O. S. Egbule
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 90-99
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.11

  • Effect of Honey on Oxidative Stress in the Brain Tissue of Sleep Deprived Rats
    O. O. Akintoye, A. J. Ajibare, O. A. Fabunmi, A. O. Asuku, R. A. Tajudeen
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 83-89
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.10

  • : In-vitro growth enhancement of Cedrela odorata using BAP and NAA
    J. O. Afolabi, A. O. Asonibare, O. A. Onawumi and E. O. Oyetunde
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 71-82
    » Abstract » PDF

  • Evaluation of Yield and Nutritional Composition of Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) Grown on Different Substrates
    O. J. Olujobi and E. A. Adeniji
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 63-70
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.8

  • Research Article

  • An Integrated Boost-Sepic Higher Static Gain DC-DC Converter for Photovoltaic (PV) Based Micro-Grid Application
    H. Isah, Y. M. Sagagi and Y. Aliyu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 55-62
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.7

  • Original Research

  • Antiproliferative and Antimicrobial Activities of Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f. Stem Bark Extract
    K. M. Salawu, A. A. Oyerinde and R. H. Bello
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 49-54
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.6

  • Comparative Analysis between Selection Sort and Merge Sort Algorithms
    A. M. Rabiu, E. J. Garba, B. Y. Baha and M. I. Mukhtar
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 43-48
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.5

  • Research Article

  • Application of 2D Electrical Resistivity Imaging for Mineral Ore Exploration Within a Basement Complex Formation
    G. O. Layade, C. O. Ogunkoya, V. Makinde and K. D. Ajayi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 34-42
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.4

  • Original Research

  • Predominance of Keratinophilic Fungi and Dermatohytes Species in Dumpsite Locations in Ogun State, Nigeria
    B. T. Thomas, O. D. Popoola and F. M. Oyeyipo
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 23-33
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.3

  • Geo-spatial Classification of Vulnerability Zones using Lithological, Elevation and Geoelectric Parameters in a typical Basement Complex Environment
    O. R. Olajide, I. A. Adeyemo and S. O. Olaogun
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 13-22
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.2

  • A Block Trigonometrically Fitted Backward Differentiation Formula for the Numerical Solution of Initial Value Problem with Oscillating Solutions
    R. I. Abdulganiy, O. A. Akinfenwa and S. A. Okunuga
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 1-12
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.1

  • Marketing Expansion Strategies for Local Crops-Based Couscous in Tahoua State, Niger Republic
    Zakou Amadou, Bello Haruna Mohammed,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 70-80
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.9

  • Research Article

  • In silico screening of sesquiterpene lactones as aldose reductase inhibitors
    Alhassan Muhammad Alhassan, Ibrahim Malami,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 64-69
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.8

  • Original Research

  • Farmers’ Adoption of System of Rice Intensification in Chanchaga Local Government Area of Niger State, Nigeria
    T. H. Aliyu, O. G. Bello, L. K. Olatinwo, K. F. Omotesho, L. L. Adefalu and I. Garba
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 55-63
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.7

  • Application of Morphostructural and Spatial Analyses in Placer-Gold Source Interpretation Within Wonaka Schist Belt, Northwestern-Nigeria
    Haruna Muhammed Grema, Wanduku Andongma Tende
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 43-54
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.6

  • Bacterial Contamination Associated with Mobile Cell Phones among Undergraduate Students of Federal University of Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria
    Y. Yaaba., , A. Chuku., , U. S. Okposhi., , N. S. Hadi., , S. A. Ramalan. ,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 36-42
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.5

  • Research Article

  • Factors Determining Birth Intervals: A Multilevel Mixed Effect Parametric Survival Approach
    Olakiitan Ibukun Adeniyi, Ifeoluwa Ruth Olonijolu, Adesupo Adeoye Akinrefon
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 29-35
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.4

  • Thermal Radiation Effect on Fully Developed Natural Convection Flow in a Vertical Micro-Channel
    babatunde aina,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 20-28
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.3

  • Original Research

  • Non Linear Kinetic And Equilibrium Adsorption Isotherm Study of Cadmium(II) Sorption By Dacryodes edulis Biomass.
    Loretta Chukwudumebi Overah,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 10-19
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.2

  • Toxicity Studies on Aqueous-Methanol Pod Extract of Vigna Unguiculata (Cowpea) in Wistar Strain Albino Rats
    ADA FLORENCE OKWUNAKWE, YUSUF SAIDU, SULEIMAN A ISAH, MOHAMMED ACHOR, ABBAS ABDULLAHI YAHAYA
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 1-9
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.1

  • Development and Performance Evaluation of an Improved Thermal Performance Wood Stove Using Skirt
    ISAAC AJUNWA, Clement O Folayan, Gyang Yakubu Pam, Shitu Abubakar, Muhammad Usman Kaisan, Musega Junior Iorpenda
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 93-102
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.12

  • Research Article

  • Statistical Modelling of Comorbidity Effect on Second Cancer
    Emmanuel Segun Oguntade, Matthew Damilare Oladimeji,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 85-92
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.11

  • DERMINANTS OF RICE FARMERS INVESTMENT IN VALUE ADDITION AND ITS EFFECT ON POVERTY STATUS IN KEBBI STATE, NIGERIA.
    AISHA SIMBIAT HUSSAINI, OLADIMEJI YUSUF USMAN,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 75-84
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.10

  • Isolation of Biofilm Producing Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus from Hospitalized Orthopaedic Patients in Kano State, Nigeria
    Dominic Agbo Oche , Umar Abdulrahim, Amaka Sylvia Oheagbulem, Busayo Olalekan Olayinka
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 66-74
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.9

  • Original Research

  • Evidence of Malnutrition and its Associated Factors among Under-five Children in Danko-Wasagu Kebbi State, North-western Nigeria
    Sanusi Bello Mada, Keziah David Bawa, Muhammad Auwal Saliu, Auwalu Garba, Muawiya Musa Abarshi, Aliyu Muhammad, Ibrahim Garba,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 56-65
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.8

  • Chemical speciation and potential mobility of some metals of selected farmland in Kogi State, North Central Nigeria
    Jude E Emurotu,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 48-55
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.7

  • Modeling the Effect of Bank Specific Factors on Financial Performance of Commercial Banks in Nigeria: Panel Data Regression Approach
    Yisa Yakubu, Mercy Sitamara Egopija,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 40-47
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.6

  • Split-plot Central Composite Experimental Design Method for Optimization of Cake Height to Achieve desired Texture
    Yisa Yakubu, Zulihat Queen Aliyu, Abubakar Usman, Patience Evans,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 30-39
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.5



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