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    • How Regular Exercise Lowers Death Risk 

      Muanya, C. (The Guardian (Nig.) Limited, 2019-02-05)
      People who spend a lot of time in one place are more likely to experience some adverse health conditions, such as obesity. However, a new study has revealed that even a small amount of exercise can have a significant impact ...
    • How Nigeria Can Maximize Potentials of Sesame Seeds 

      Akinfenwa, G. (Guardian Newspaper Limited, 2019-02-24)
      Sesame presents huge opportunity for the country in terms of generating export revenue. Aside the fact that it has numerous health and industrial benefits and widely used for baking, medicine, cosmetics and animal feeds, ...
    • Four Ways To Beat Insomnia, By Scientist 

      Guardian Newspapers (Guardian Newspaper Limited, 2019-02-27)
      People with insomnia struggle to get good night sleep and wonder how to sleep better. They may be plagued by trouble falling asleep, unwelcome awakenings during the night, or fitful sleep alone or in combination. Insomnia ...
    • Fresh Concerns Over Chemicals For Ripening Fruits, Softening Foods 

      Muanya, C. (Guardian Newspapers Limited, 2019-05-02)
      Fruit ripening is an unnatural process in which the fruit goes through various chemical changes and gradually becomes sweet and coloured which is hazardous to health but with the advancement of science & technology, ...
    • Creating Wealth Through Walnut Farming 

      Anyanwu, C. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-06-17)
      Walnut farming has attained global increase due to its rising importance as fruit and quality timber. Walnut is one of the best food for the heart, which can be attributed to its richness in potassium.
    • Cocoyam Cultivation: Economic Potential, Health Benefits 

      Anyanwu, C. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-11)
      In Nigeria, cocoyam is mostly popular among the south easterners and is eaten in various forms such as boiled and eaten with red oil; made into paste among others. Cocoyam leaf is also used as vegetable in soups. Following ...
    • Tackling Illegal Mining 

      Daily Sun (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-03-17)
      Report by the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) Says that in spite of the Federal Government resolve to diversify the economy through the exploitation of solid minerals, among others, it is sad ...
    • Detoxification Boosts Fertility in Couples Undergoing IVF 

      Muanya, C. (Guardian Newspapers Limited, 2019-05-23)
      Nigerian researchers have demonstrated how supervised modern day type of detoxification may positively affect fertility indices in infertile couples who undergo assisted reproductive technology in-vitro fertility. It is ...
    • Fresh Alarm Over Nigerias Rising Youth Unemployment 

      Igomu, T. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-25)
      On Saturday, March 15, 2014, millions of Nigerians stormed several locations for an aptitude test to enable them to get enlisted into the Nigeria immigration service. At the end of the exercise, 16 of the applicants met ...
    • With Holy Trinity SPA & Health Farm, Ghana Targets Africa's Medical Tourism Market. 

      Nwanne, C. (Guardian Newspapers (Nig.) Limited, 2019-02-02)
      Health tourism covers those types of tourism, which have as a primary motivation the contribution to physical, mental and / or spiritual health through medical and wellness-based activities. It sheds light on the factors ...
    • Exploiting Economic Potential in Grape Farming 

      Anyanwu, C. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-24)
      Grapes, which are also known botanically as berries are fruits that have received great acceptance by majority of people in Nigeria. Aside their health values, grapes have great economic potential when cultivated on a ...
    • Why Nigerians Maritime Potential Remains Untaped 

      Agbota, S. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-27)
      Around the world, maritime activities are crucial and play a key role in the alleviation of poverty and creating wealth because the sector constitutes an important source of income and employment for many people in maritime ...
    • Why Nigerians Maritime Potential Remains Untaped 

      Agbota, S. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-25)
      Around the world, maritime activities are crucial and play a key role in the alleviation of poverty and creating wealth because the sector constitutes an important source of income and employment for many people in maritime ...
    • Application of Aeromagnetic and Landsat-Etm Dataint the Structural Analysisof Part of the Middle Benue Trough 

      Odumosu, G. E. (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2015-11)
      Recent quests for increased hydrocarbon potentials have necessitated further geological enquiries into the Middle Benue Trough. Structural and tectonic interpretations over the Middle Benue Trough were carried out using ...
    • The Impact of Domestic Debt on the Economic Development of Nigeria from 1981-2012. 

      Anabaraonye, O. A. (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2012-11)
      The Federal government of Nigeria in line with restructuring of its projects has resorted to domestic borrowing as to create an impact on the economic development of the country. The government embarked on raising fund ...
    • Evaluation of Cassava Processing Enterprise in Imo State, Nigeria. 

      Anyanwu, U. G. (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2014-12)
      This study evaluated the cassava processing enterprise in Imo State. The specific objectives of the study were to examine the socioeconomic characteristics of farmers involved in cassava processing enterprise, identify the ...
    • Finite Difference Approach to Stability and Vibration Analysis of Line Continuum 

      Okpara, U. O. (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2015-01)
      This research work presents Stability and Vibration Analysis of Line Continuum with various boundary conditions using Finite Difference Method developed from Polynomial series expansion, truncated at the fourth term. The ...
    • Analysis of Land Value Systems and Productivity of Cassava in Imo State 

      Okere, R. A. (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2012-12)
      The value of most arable farmlands in Imo State is not commensurate with their productivity hence, the frequently occuring inefficient land allocation systems in the State. This study identified suitability of lands for ...
    • Analysis of Resource Use and Profitability in Cassava Production in Imo State, Nigeria 

      Anosike, O. N. (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2014-03)
      The subject of the research was on the analysis of resource use and profitability in cassava production in Imo State. The study analysed the socio-economic characteristics of farmers who engage in cassava farming in the ...
    • Levels of Heavy Metal Accumulation in Some Fish Species of Otamiri River, Imo State 

      Ogah, J. O (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2018-05)
      The bioaccumulation and toxic effects of heavy metal shave caused ecological damage to aquatic ecosystem.This study aimed at determining the concentration of heavy metals ( zinc, lead, iron, copper and cadmium) in water ...