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  31 Jan 2017

OGBONNA CHIDI ENYINNAYA

Name:                                                 Dr. Ogbonna, Chidi Enyinnaya

Rank:                                                  Lecturer I

Academic qualification:              Ph.D.  (Environmental Management), Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu. 2014.

M.Sc. (Environmental Management). Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka. 2004.

B.Sc. (Geography and Meteorology), Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu.1997.

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:        Environmental Management

Email Address:                                   chidienyinnaya.ogbonna@absu.edu.ng

Phone Number:                                   +2347039122227

 

PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers:  

  1. Ogbonna, C.E (2006): The Role of Trees in Reducing the Impacts of Particulate Pollution on Urban Areas. Journal of Environmental Studies, 2 (4): 7-11.
  2. Chima, G.N., Ogbonna, C.E, Enete, I.C and Ekpenyong, U.S (2008): Effects of Climate and Climate Change on Human Health. International Journal of Biotechnology and Allied Sciences. 3 (1):328-334.
  3. Adinna. E.N., Nwaugo, V.O and Ogbonna, C.E (2008): Conceptual Issues in Heavy Metal Pollution From Mining and Remediation Strategies. Ecology, Politics and Environment. 1(1):128-142.
  4. Adinna, E.N., Enete, I.C, Ogbonna, C.E and Okolie, T.O (2008): Planning Strategies to Reduce Effects of Heat Islands in Enugu Urban. Environment and Social Harmony. 2 (1):154- 161.
  5. Chima, G.N, Ogbonna, C.E, Ekpenyong U.S and Nwagbara, M.O (2008): Methods of Tracking Deterioration in the Environment: An Analysis. Journal of the Environment 2 (1): 106 – 119.
  6. Nwaugo, V.O., Ezenobi, N, Ekong, U and Ogbonna, C.E (2008): Assessment of Soil Health in Different Sites Using Microbial and Physicochemical Parameters. Journal of the Environment. 2 (1): 96-105.
  7. Nwaugo, V.O., Etok, C.A, Chima, G.N, and Ogbonna, C.E (2009): Impact of Cassava Mill Effluent (CME) on Soil Physicochemical and Microbial Community Structure and Functions. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology, 22 (1): 1678-1684.
  8. Chima, G. N., Ogbonna, C.E and Nwankwo, I.U. (2009): Effects of Urban Wastes on the Water Quality of Asata River in Enugu, South Eastern Nigeria. Global Journal of Environmental Science. 8(1): 31 – 39.
  9. Chima, G.N., Ogbonna, C.E and Ugbogu, O.C (2009): Appraisal of the Role of Dams in River Ecosystems. International Journal of Environmental Science, 5 (2): 8 – 11.
  10. .Ugbogu., O.C, Onyeagba, R.A and Ogbonna, C.E (2009): Physicochemical Characteristics of Two Man Made Lakes in Umuchieze, Abia State, Nigeria. Journal of Research in Bioscience, 6 (2): 1 – 7.
  11. Onwuchekwa., I.S, Etok, C.A, Ogbonna, C.E, and Ezekwe, C .I (2009): Effects of Mine Water on Agricultural Soil Quality in Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology, 23(1): 1821 – 1826.
  12. Nwaugo., V.O, Onwuchekwa, I.S, Ogbonna, C.E, and Onyeagba, R.A (2009): Assessment of Physicochemical and Biological Indices of Fluvial Deposits in Abandoned Mine Pits in Ishiagu, South Eastern Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology, 23 (1): 1827 – 1835.
  13. Chima, G.N., Ezekwe, I.C, Ogbonna, C.E and Inya, P.E (2009): Cultural Manifestations and Latent Ecological Uses of Sacred Grooves in the Ohaji West Area of Imo State. Journal of the Association of Architectural Educators in Nigeria, 2(8):126 – 132.
  14.  C.E, Njoku, H.O, Onyeagba, R.A and Nwaugo, V.O (2010): Effects of Flooding and Seepage From Drilling Burrow Pits on Orashi River, Egbema, Rivers State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology, 24(1): 1993 – 2000.
  15. Nwaugo, V.O., Egbu, A.U, Odu, N.N and Ogbonna, C.E (2011). Impact of Metal Mining on Domestic Water Quality in Ishiagu. ABSU Journal of Environment, Science and Technology,1(1): 62-71.
  16. Enete, I.C and Ogbonna, C.E (2012): Evaluation of Air Pollution Tolerance Index of Selected Ornamental Plants in Enugu City, Nigeria. Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology, 1(2): 22-25.
  17. Enete, I.C., Ogbonna, C.E and Officha, M.C (2012): Using Trees as Urban Heat Island Reduction Tool in Enugu City, Nigeria Based on Their Air Pollution Tolerance Index. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies, 5 (4) Supl 1: 484-488.
  18. Enete, I.C., Offficha, M.C and Ogbonna, C.E (2012): Urban Heat Island Magnitude and Discomfort in Enugu Urban. Journal of Environment and Earth Science. 2 (7):77-82.
  19. Ogbonna, C.E., Enete, I. C, Alozie, G.C and Ejekwu, G.I (2013): Air Pollution Tolerance Index of Selected Trees in an Automobile Repair and Service Area in Okigwe, South East Nigeria. World Environment, 3 (5): 161-164.
  20. Ogbonna, C.E., Enete, I.C, Egedeuzu, C.S and Ogbochi. E.F (2013): Heavy Metal Concentration in Leaves of Roadside Plants in Umuahia Urban, Nigeria. Resources and Environment, 3(5): 141-144.
  21. Ogbonna, C.E., Adinna, E.N, Ugbogu, O.C and Otitoju, O (2013): Heavy Metal Concentration and Physicochemical properties of Soil in the Lead-Zinc Mining Area of Ishiagu, Nigeria. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences, 3(10): 61-69.
  22. Ogbonna, C.E., Okeke, C.U, Ugbogu, O.C and Otuu, F.C (2013). Leaf Epidermal Analysis of Some Plants in the Ishiagu Lead- Zinc Mining Area , South Eastern Nigeria. International Journal of Biosciences, 3(11): 122-128.
  23. Ogbonna, C.E., Enete, I.C, Ugbogu, O.C, Okeke, C.U and Otuu, F.C (2014). Physiochemical Properties of Plants in an Abandoned Lead-Zinc Mine Pit in Ishiagu, South Eastern Nigeria. Journal of International Environmental Application and Science, 9(2):168-174.
  24. Ogbonna, C.E., Okwu-Delunzu, V.U, Ugwuanyi, B.C, Kalu, J.C and Otuu, F.C (2014). Air Pollution Tolerance OF Some Roadside Trees in Aba, South East, Nigeria. Journal of the Nigerian Environmental Society, 1(1):9-14.
  25. Ogbonna, C.E., Ugbogu, O.C, Otuu, F.C, Ohakwe, J and Inya- Agha, S.I (2014). Assessment of Lead Content of Leaves of Some Roadside Trees in Enugu Urban. International Journal of Environmental Biology, 4(1): 6-9.
  26. Ogbonna, C.E, Ike, F and Okwu- Delunzu, V.U (2015). Spatial Assessment of Flood Vulnerability in Aba Urban Using Geographical Information System Technology and Rainfall Information. International Journal of Geosciences, 6: 191-200.
  27. Ogbonna, C.E, Otuu, F.C, Okwu, V.U and Umeh, E.K (2015). Heavy Metal Content of Soil and Plants in the Vicinity of an Automobile Service and Repair Area in Okigwe, Nigeria. Environmental Review, 5(1):128-137.
  28. Okwu-Delunzu, V.U, Ogbonna, C.E and Ike, F (2015). Rainfall Variation and Gully Erosion in the Nyaba Basin of Enugu, South-Eastern Nigeria. UNIZIK Journal of Geography, Meteorology and Environment,
  29. Ogbonna, C.E, Otuu, F.C, Ugbogu, O.C, Nwaugo, V.O and Ugbogu, A.E (2015). Public Health Implication of Heavy Metal Contamination of Plants Growing in the Lead Zinc Mining Area of Ishiagu, Nigeria. International Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Science, 7(4):76-86.
  30. Ogbonna, C.E, Ugbogu, A.E, Otuu, F.C, Adinna, E.N and Okeke, C.U (2015). Phytoremediation Potential of Some Plants in the Ishiagu Lead Zinc Mining Area, Nigeria. World Journal of Phytoremediation and Earth Sciences, 2(2): 99-108.
  31.  Ogbonna, C.E, Enete, I.C, Ugbogu, A.E and Egbu, A.U (2015). Air Pollution Tolerance Index (APTI) of Some Plants in the Ishiagu Lead- Zinc Mining Area, South Eastern Nigeria. World Journal of Phytoremediation and Earth Sciences, 2(2): 109-114.
  32. Ogbonna, C.E Otuu, F.C, Iwueke, N.T, Egbu, A.U and Ugbogu, A.E (2015). Biochemical Properties of Trees Along Umuahia-Aba Expressway. International Journal of Environmental Biology, 5(4):99-103.

Book Chapters:

  1.  Ogbonna, C.E (2000): Rocks and Their Qualities as Resources. In, J.I. Obasikene, E.N. Adinna and I.F.A. Uzoechi (Eds), Man and the Environment. Enugu. Computer Edge Publishers. 158-175.
  2. Chima, G.N, Nwagbara, M.O and Ogbonna, C.E (2010): Climate Change, Building and Urban Design. In, G.N Chima and A.I Kalu (Eds), Contemporary Issues in Environmental Sciences. Uturu. Abia State University Press. Pp. 1-20.
  3. Chima, G.N, Ogbonna, C.E and Ekpeyong, U.S (2010): Floods: Socioeconomic Costs and Mitigation Strategies. In, G.N Chima and A.I Kalu. (Eds) Contemporary Issues in Environmental Sciences. Uturu. Abia State University Press. Pp. 65-78.
  4. Inya-Agha, S.I., Ogbonna C.E  and Otuu, F. C. (2014). Public Health Implications of Cassava             Consumption and Processing in G. N. Chima (ed). Modern Text in Public Health Education for Tertiary Institutions. Uturu. Abia State University Press. Pp 244-258.

 

Conference Papers:

 Ogbonna, C.E, Ogwo,  P. A and Enete, I.C (2007): Climate Change, Air Pollution and Related Health Impacts: Common Source and Common Solution. Paper Presented at the International Conference on Climate Change. Organized by the Department of Geography, Meteorology and Environmental Management, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. June 12-14, 2007.

 Enete, I.C, Ogbonna, C.E, Okolie, T.O (2008): The Place of Urban Heat Island in Urban Planning  For Enugu Urban. Paper Presented at the National Seminar on the Sustainability of Environmental Management Strategies in Nigeria. Organized by the Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu. July 30-31, 2008.

Onyeagba, R.A, Nwaugo, V.O, Obiekezie, S.O, Ogbonna, C.E and Verla, A.W (2008): Phytoremediation of Pb and Zn Polluted Soil with Chromoleana odorata and Talinum triangulare in Ishiagu Mining Area, Ebonyi State. Paper Presented at the 32nd Annual Conference of the Nigerian Society for Microbiology. Abia State University, Uturu. 13th-17th October, 2008.

Enete, I.C, Ijioma, M.A and Ogbonna, C.E (2011): Analysis of Temporal and Spatial Characteristics of Enugu Urban Heat Island Using Multiple Techniques. Paper Presented at the International Conference on Biotechnology and National Development. Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu. July 20 – 23, 2011.

Enete, I.C, Ogbonna, C.E and Anyadiulo, R.U (2012): Urbanisation and the Challenge of Climate Change in Nigerian Cities. Paper Presented at the 2012 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Meteorological Society, University of Benin, Benin City. November 5 – 9, 2012. Sponsored by TETFUND.

Ugbogu, O.C., Onyeagba, R.A and Ogbonna, C.E (2013): Microbial Quality of Two man – made Lakes in Lokpa, Abia State, Nigeria. Paper Presented at the 36th Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) Conference. Egerton University, Nakuru, Kenya.  Referred Paper no: 1636.

Ogbonna, C.E, Adinna, E.N, Ugbogu, O.C and  Obasi, L.O (2013). Phytoremediation: A Sustainable Approach to Improve the Quality of Heavy Metal Contaminated Mining Soils. Paper Presented at the Second Biennial International Conference on Biotechnology and National Development. Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu. October, 9 – 12, 2013.

 

AFFILIATIONS

Member Nigerian Environmental Society

Member Nigerian Meteorological Society

Member Environmental Management Association of Nigeria

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVLOPMENT

 Participant: Research Methodology Capacity Building Workshop for Lecturers of Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria. Federal University of Technology, Owerri. April 26- 30 2010. Sponsored by Education Trust Fund (ETF).

 Participant: Research Ethics Training/ Workshop. Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu. July 20-23, 2011.

Participant: Mandatory Continuing Professional Development Programme (MCPDP). Theme: Building Clean Cities in Nigeria. Organised by Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) and Town Planners Registration Council of Nigeria (TOPREC). Nigerian Law Scholl Auditorium, Agudama, Yenagoa. April 29-30, 2014. Sponsored by TETFUND.