Articles by Author: Maximilian Obinna Obiakor

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  1. The scale effect of economic development and freshwater quality in Nigeria: Environmental pollution of the Lower River Niger Basin

    The scale effect of economic development and freshwater quality in Nigeria: Environmental pollution of the Lower River Niger Basin

    River Niger is the third-longest river in Africa and the longest river in West Africa. The river basin traverses West and Central African countries, and forms a coastal delta (in southern Nigeria) where it empties into the Atlantic Ocean. The...
  2. An Evaluation of an HIV/AIDS Prevention Program in a Nigerian Setting

    An Evaluation of an HIV/AIDS Prevention Program in a Nigerian Setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the success of a group based behavioural intervention with Nigerian youths aimed at reducing the risk of contracting and spreading HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted illness (STI). Participants were 147 youths (males=75, females=72, age range 5 to...
  3. ON LOCALLY COUNTABLY <em>S</em>-CLOSED AND LOCALLY RC-LINDELÖF SPACES

    ON LOCALLY COUNTABLY <em>S</em>-CLOSED AND LOCALLY RC-LINDELÖF SPACES

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    The aim of this paper is to continue the study of some topological properties weaker than S-closed, this time via a local point of view. We show that every focally countably S-closed km-perfect space is extremally disconnected as well as...
  4. Acoustic niche partitioning in an anuran community inhabiting an Afromontane wetland (Butare, Rwanda)

    Acoustic niche partitioning in an anuran community inhabiting an Afromontane wetland (Butare, Rwanda)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Zoology
    The species richness and calling activity of an anuran community inhabiting an agricultural wetland area at 1645 m a.s.l. near Butare, Rwanda, was assessed using visual and acoustic transects. The community included 15 species which were readily distinguishable using morphological,...
  5. Metal enrichment in water and fish in a semi-urban Nigerian lake, and their associated risks

    Metal enrichment in water and fish in a semi-urban Nigerian lake, and their associated risks

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    Trace metal (Zn, Pb, Cu, Cr and Cd) concentrations in the water column and in the liver, muscle and gill tissues of Parachanna obscura and Clarias gariepinus in Agulu Lake, Nigeria, were investigated in June 2014 and compared with WHO...
  6. Political economy of decentralising HIV and AIDS treatment services to primary healthcare facilities in three Nigerian states

    Political economy of decentralising HIV and AIDS treatment services to primary healthcare facilities in three Nigerian states

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Decentralisation is defined as the dispersion, distribution or transfer of resources, functions and decision-making power from a central authority to regional and local authorities. It is usually accompanied by assignment of accountability and responsibility for results. Fundamental to understanding decentralisation...