Reader, Microbiology Department

Braide Weseley

Braide Wesley


Academic Adviser, Course Coordinator
B.Sc.; M.Phil; PhD
Mobile Number: +2348037100964



Dr Wesley Braide is a native of Bakana in Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State. Born into the family of Chief (Dr). J. J. M. Braide and Late Mrs Queen J.J.M. Braide. He acquired his educational careers in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. He is currently a Reader with the Department of Microbiology, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. His hobbies are Teaching, Research, Reading, Cancelling and Sports.


Academic Qualification

  • Rivers State School of Basic Studies, Port Harcourt.

    • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Applied Biology (Microbiology Option), 1990.


  • Rivers State University of Science and Technology, P.M.B 5080, Nkpolu, Port Harcourt.

    • Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Applied Microbiology, 1997;
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD.) Applied Microbiology, 2009.


Fellow: Society for Environmental and Public Health of Nigeria (SEPHON)

Membership of Professional Bodies


Course Codes and Courses Assigned to Teach:

Undergraduate Level

  1. MCB 501: Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 1
  2. MCB 502: Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 2
  3. MCB 303/407: Mycology
  4. MCB 306: Microbial Growth and Growth Kinetics
  5. MCB 304: Food Microbiology
  6. MCB 302: Bacteriology
  7. MCB 401: Analytical Microbiology and Quality control
  8. MCB 403: Brewing Microbiology
  9. MCB 452: Pathogenic Microbiology
  10. MCB 301: Plant and Animal Virology
  11. MCB 343: Biodeterioration
  12. MCB 272: Microbiological Techniques
  13. MCB 262: Introduction to Biotechnology

Post Graduate Level

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)

  1. MCB 711: Mycology
  2. MCB 714: Brewing and Fermentation Microbiology
  3. MCB 704: Food Microbiology
  4. MCB 713: Research Techniques and Instrumentation in Microbiology
  5. MCB 701: General Microbiology (Bacteriology and Virology)

Master of Science (M. Sc.)

  1. MCB 805: Advanced Food Microbiology
  2. MCB 822: Advanced Medical Mycology
  3. MCB 816: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
  4. MCB 801: Biostatistics
  5. SCI 802: Research Methodology and ICT
  6. MCB 803: Advanced Microbial Genetics and Molecular Biology
  7. MCB 818: Advanced Medical Parasitology

Doctor of Philosophy

  1. MCB 902: Food Toxicology
  2. MCB 901: Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology

Work Experience

  • N. Y S. C. (Kur Mohammed Army Day Secondary School, Bama, Borno State, 1990-1991.
  • Part-Time Lecturer (University of Port Harcourt College of Continuing  Education programme, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. 1993-1996)
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Attaché (Odadiki Eye Hospital, 7 Aba Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. 1992-1995)
  • Part-Time Consultant, (Institute of Pollution Studies, Rivers State University of  Science and Technology, P.M.B 5080, Nkpolu, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. 2000-2001)
  • Environmental Superintendent (Environmental Affairs Department, Jam  Services Company Limited, 2, Anokwuru Street, Mile 1 Diobu, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. 1996-2000)
  • Consultancy Services in Food and Beverages Industries, Oil and Gas and Allied Companies

Research Interest

  • Area of Research Interest/Specialization
  • Food and Industrial Microbiology
  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology
  • Public Health and Medical Microbiology


S/NTitle of ArticleAuthors/YearNo. of AuthorsJournal/Index
1Correlation analysis between indoor airborne Bacterial Load and Occupant Density in Hospital Indoor AirBraide, W., Ajugwo, G.C., Adeleye, S.A., Mike-Anosike, E.E., Ndukwe, C.U and Chinakwe, E.C6International Journal of Engineering Technologies and Management Research. 6(5), 73-83, (2019).
2Antibiotic Profile of Campylobacter jejuni in surface water in Owerri MetropolisOgu, N.P., Ettien, C.E and Braide, W3International Journal of Advanced Research in Biological Sciences. 6(9), 20-31, (2019)
3Multi Drug-Resistant Bacteria Isolated from Unpasteurized Cow Milk for Nunu ProductionUkaefu, C.C., Oguoma, O.I and Braide, W3World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 8(10), xx-xx, (2019)
4The Challenges of Water Pollution on Human: A Case Study of Udei Community in Guma Local Government Area of Benue StateAdolphus, O.O., Braide, W., Umeh, S.I., Oguoma, O.I and Orayima, P.T5Scholars Academic Journal of Bioscirnces. 7(8), 324-329,(2019)
5Microbial Safety Evaluation of Nunu (Fermented Raw Milk) Produced in Southern Nigeria using Titratable Acidity and Alkaline Phosphatase Activity TestEzenweani, E.C., Braide, W and Akujobi, C.O3International Journal of Advanced Research in Biological Sciences. 6(9), 1-12, (2019)
6Proximate, Mineral and Heavy Metal Composition of Some Seafood in Oil Producing Communities of Bayelsa State, Nigeria.Daworiye, S.P., Okorondu, S.I., Nwachukwu, I.N and Braide, W4Food and Nutrition Journal. 4(02), 1-7, (2019)
7A Comparative Study of the in vitro Activities of Two Antifungal Agents on Candida albicansMaduike, B.A., Braide, W and Adeleye, S.A3European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research. 6(9), 79-84,(2019)
8Antibacterial Susceptibility Pattern Of Biofilm Producing Bacteria Isolated From Packaged Drinking Water Sold In Owerri Metropolis, Imo State, NigeriaAzuwike C. O., Ekwerike, C. U., Ajuruchi, V. C., and Braide W.4European Journal Of Pharmaceutical And Medical Research.  6(3), 33-38, (2019)
 9Prevalence Of Multi-Drug Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Isolated From Nasal Orifice Of StudentsOguoma O. I., Mike-Anosike E. E., Adeleye S. A. and Braide W.4European Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences.  6(3): 74-78., (2019)
10Microbiology and Chemical Preservation of Eggplants Sold in Five Popular Markets in Owerri, Imo State, NigeriaMikeAnosike EE, Braide W, Adeleye S.A and Oguoma O.I4Biomedical Journal of Scientific and Technical Research,  13(3):1-6,  (2019)
11Bacterial Cellulose Production from Mature Black Spear Grass Hydrolysate by Gluconacetobacter xylinus: Effect of pH, Fermentation Time and Nitrogen SupplementationC.G. Dirisu, and W. Braide2International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences, 7(8): 1616-1627, (2018)
12Prevalence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from clinical samplesBraide, W., Madu, L.C., Adeleye, S.A., Korie, M.C and Akobondu, C.I5International Journal of Science, 7(02):89-93,  (2018)
13The role of microorganisms in the production of some indigenous fermented foods in NigeriaBraide, W., Azuwike, C.O and Adeleye, S.A3International Journal of Advanced Research in Biological Sciences, 5(5):86-94, (2018)
14Chemical properties and microbiological profile of kunu zaki, A non-alcoholic beverageBraide, W and Ukagwu, N., Lugbe, P.B., Akien-Ali, A. I. and Adeleye, S.A5Biomedical Journal of Scientific and Technical Research, 4(2):1-5, (2018)
15Microbial population associated with retting of African Breadfruit (Treculia Africana) pulpUzoh, C.V., Braide, W., Orji, J.O., Elom, E.E., Adeleye, S.A and Korie, M.C6Biotechnology: An Indian Journal, 14(2):1-9, (2018)
16Inhibition of dehydrogenase activity of selected clinical isolates by extracts of Cymbopogon citratus (lemongrass) and Moringa oleiferaMike-Anosike, E.E., Braide, W., Adeleye, S.A., Lugbe, P.B., Akien-Alli., Uzor, B.C., Nto, C.T and Korie, M.C8International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Biosciences, 5(1):1-6, (2018)
17Studies on indole acetic acid (IAA) production by Rhizobacteria and growth-promoting potentialsMike-Anosike, E.E., Braide, W and Adeleye, S.A3International Journal of Advanced Research in Biological Sciences, 5(2): 133-140, (2018)
18Phytochemical properties, toxicological screening and antibacterial qualities of various parts extracts of Ficus sycomorusBraide, W., Dokubo, K.O., Adeleye, S.A., Uzor, C.V and Akobundu, C.I5Journal of Medicinal Plant and Herbal Therapy Research, 6:1-8, (2018)
19Phytochemistry and antifungal activity of root and seed extracts of Moringa oleiferaAdeleye, S.A., Braide, W., Ibegbulem, C.R., Nwigwe, V.N., Ajunwa, O.M and Korie, M.C6International Journal of Advanced Research in Biological Sciences,5(3): 169-176, (2018)
20Inhibition of dehydrogenase activity of Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus extracts of Vernonia amygdalina and Moringa oleiferaAdeleye, S.A., Braide, W., Mike-Anosike, E.E., Uzor, B.C and Korie, M.C5Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 9(2):951-956, (2018)
21The effects of Lactobacillus acidophilus (probiotics) and other fungicidal agents against vagina Candida albicansBraide, W and Anyanwu, G.O2Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 5(4):37-63, (2018)
22Comparative study of Bioethanol Production from agricultural wastes by Zymomonas mobilis and Saccharomyces cerevisiaeBraide, W., Oji, I.N., Adeleye, S.A and Korie, M.C4International Journal of Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology Research, 6-50-60,(2018)
23Antibacterial properties of selected medicinal plants on Escherichia coli, Salmonella sp and Shigella spEgwu-Ikechukwu, M.M., Ogbu,O., Egwu, I.H., Uzoh, C.V., Ude, I.U., Braide, W and Adeleye, S.A7International Journal of Pharmacy Science Review Research, 49(2):120-127, (2018)
Ochratoxin assay, proximate and mineral composition of commercially packaged fruit juices sold in Owerri, Imo State, NigeriaOnuoha, C.O., Oranusi, S.U., Braide, W., Uzoh, C.V., Orji, J.O., Adeleye, S.A and Elom, E.E7International Journal of Pharmacy Science Review Research,49(2):135-141, (2018)
25The Microbiological Quality Assessment of Commercially Available Packaged Fruit Juices Sold in Owerri, Imo State, NigeriaOnuoha, C.O., Braide, W., Orji, J.O., Uzoh, C.V., Adeleye. S.A., Okoronkwo, C and Oguejiofo, B7BioTechnology: An Indian Journal, 14(2): 160, (2018)
26Microbiology and nutritional analysis of roots and seeds of Moringa oleiferaBraide, W., Ibegbulem,C.R., Adeleye, S.A., Mike-Anosike, E.E., Lugbe, P.B., Akien-Alli, I.J., Uzor, B.C and Korie,M.C8International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Biosciences,4 (12):19-24, (2017)
27Incidence of Campylobacter species in poultry products and beef sold in Owerri, Imo State, NigeriaBraide, W., Adeleye, S.A., Ohanusi, I., Ibegbulem, C.R., Mike-Anosike, E.E and Madu, L.C6Ecronicon Microbiology Research Article, 10(4):147-155, (2017)
28Effect of retting of African breadfruit pulp on the oil characteristics of the seedUzoh, C.V., Oranusi, S.U., Braide, W., Orji, J.O., Onuoha, C.O., Okeh,C. O., Okata-Nwali, O. D and Egwu-Ikechukwu, M.M8Journal of Microbial and Biochemical Technology, 9(6): 280-284, (2017)
29Comparative rate of biodegradation of crude oil in dark and light phases using Oscillatoria speciesUzoh, C.V., Braide, W., Okata-Nwali, O.D., Olaosebikan,O.O., Anyanwuocha, C.E., Onyeewnjo, S.C., Egwu-Ikechukwu, M.M., Idu-Ituma,S.O and Onuoha, C.O9Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 8(5):  1-6, (2017)
30First report of the mycological quality and public health implications of locally made snuff sold in Ebonyi State, South Eastern NigeriaOrji, J.O., Nwobashi, P.A., Nnachi, A.U., Aghanya, I.N., Asobie, G.C., Nnemelu, P.O., Uzor, C.V and Braide, W8European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research,4(3): 47-52, (2017)
31Effects of agrochemicals (insecticides) on microbial population in soilBraide,W., Ajugwo, G.C., Adeleye, S.A., Ibegbuem, C.R and Azuike, P.A5Ecronicon Microbiology Research Article,8(4): 211-221, (2017)
32Bacteria soil profile and behavioural growth response of rice paddy treated with agroherbicides in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, NigeriaOrji, J.O., Asobie, I,M., Agah, M.V., Okeh, C.O., Uzoh, C.V., Okata-Nwali, O.D., Egwu-Ikechukwu, M.M., Olaosebikan, O.O and Braide, W9Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences,4(02): 420-430, (2017)
33Antibacterial and phytochemical properties of crude extract of Zingiber officinaleIdongesit, A, Essien, J.P., Ekong, U., Braide, W., Chidebere, G and Edem, D6Journal of Biotechnological Research, 1(1):1-10, (2016)
34Nutritional and antinutritional characteristics ofan edible fungus, Pleorotus tuber regiumBraide, W., Lugbe, P.B., Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Mike-Anosike, E.E., Onyewenjo, S.C., Uzor, C.V., Akien-Alli,I.J and Adeleye, S.A8Academia Journal of Microbiology Research,4(4): 057-061, 2016
35Phytochemistry and antimicrobial properties of 2:1 and 1:2 ethanol-methanol extracts of Tetrapleura tetrapteraAdeleye, S.A., Oguoma, I.O.,  Braide, W and Egbadon, E.O4American Journal of Current Microbiology, 4(1):1-9, (2016)
36Determination of microbial quality, vitamin A and iron contents in some fortified food stuff products sold in NigeriaChukwu, U., Braide, W., Anosike, S.J and Oranusi, S4Journal of Industrial Research and Technology,5(1):1-11, (2016)
37Effects of gas flaring on the physicochemical and microbiological quality of water sources in Egbema, Imo State, NigeriaBraide, W., Nwachukwu, J., Adeleye, S.A and Egbadon, E.O4International Letters of Natural Sciences, 56:7-13, (2016)
38Production of bioethanol from agricultural wasteBraide, W., Kanu, I.A., Oranusi, U.S and Adeleye, S.A4Journal of Fundamental and Applied Science, 8(2): 372-386, (2016)
39Simultaneous generation of bioelectricity and treatment of swine wastewater in a microbial fuel cellEgbadon, E.O., Akujobi, C.O., Nweke, C.O., Braide, W., Akaluka, C.K and Adeleye, S.A6International Letters of Natural Sciences, 54:100-107, (2016)
40Abattoir wastewater treatment and energy recovery using ferricyanide-cathode microbial fuel cellAkaluka, C.K., Orji, J.C., Braide, W., Egbadon, E.O and Adeleye, S.A5International Letters of Natural Sciences, 55: 68-76, (2016)
41Phytochemistry and antimicrobial property of fruits of Chrysophyllum albidum against selected clinical isolatesAdeleye, S.A., Orji, C., Braide, W and Akaluka, C.K4International Letters of Natural Sciences, 55: 44-51, (2016)
42Bioelectricity production and treatment of abattoir wastewater in a ferricyanide catholyte H-type microbial fuel cellEgbadon, E.O., Nweke, C.O., Akujobi, C.O., Braide, W., Akaluka, C.K and Adeleye, S.A6Journal of Biological and Chemical Research, 33(1): 40-51, (2016)
43Bacteriological examination of fresh cow milk and Fura de Nunu using rapid dye reduction testBraide, W., Awiya, H., Akien-Alli., Lugbe, P.B., Oranusi, U.S and Ayebabohoa, M6Pyrex Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology Research,1(3): 028-037, (2015)
44Preliminary screening of the antimicrobial activities of some medicinal vegetables and spices indigenous to Abraka South-South NigeriaOkwuwe, C.I., Agwu, M.M., Orji, C.U., Braide, W and Uzoh, C,V5International Journal of Pure and Applied Biosciences, 3(6): 70-75, (2015)
45Abattoir wastewater treatment and energy recovery using a biocathode microbial fuel cellAkaluka, C.K., Braide, W., Orji, J.C., Adeleye, S.A., Egbadon, E.O and Okey-Mbata, C.C6Journal of Biological and Chemical Research, 32(2):1036-1049, (2015)
46Microbiological status and antibiogram of an edible sclerotium of a mushroom, Pleorotus tuber regium from South-South and South-East NigeriaBraide, W., Lugbe, P.B., Mike-Anosike, E.E., Onyewenjo, S.C., Uzoh, C.V and Akien-Alli, I.J6North American Research Journal of Microbiology and Antimicrobials, 1: 1-9, (2015)
47Antibiotic resistance pattern of bacterial isolates of liquid wastes and waste dump soils of hospitals in Owerri, NigeriaAdieze, I.E., Nnadi, C., Braide, W.,Azubuike, C and Nduka, I5Nigerian Journal of Microbiology, 29: 3002-3011, (2015)
48Assessment of air quality (bioaerosols) of municipal waste dumpsite in Uyo urban, Akwa Ibom State, NigeriaIdongesit, A., Braide, W and Essien, J.P3 International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, 5(9): 1-6, (2015)
49Antimicrobial activities and chemical compositions of Chrysophylum cainito (star apple) fruitOranusi, S.U., Braide, W and Umeze, R.U3Microbiology Research International, 3(3): 41-50, (2015)
50Determination  susceptibility of causal agents of bacterial conjunctivitis to antibiotics: Federal Medical Center, Imo State, Nigeria as case studyEze, C.I., Braide, W., Oranusi, S.U and Mike-Anosike, E.E4International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Research, 3(3): 86-92, (2015)
51The effects of extracts of Christmas bush (Alchornea cordefolia) on sickle cell haemoglobinR. N. Nwaoguikpe, W. Braide, G. N. Okwu, B.O. Anyanwu and C.O. Ujowundu5British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 4(1): 158-171, (2014)
52Isolation and characterization of heterotrophic microorganisms and dominant lactic acid bacteria (LAB) from different brands of yoghurt and ice creamBraide, W., Offor-Emenike, I.U and Oranusi, S.U3Merit Research Journal of Food Science and Technology, 2(1): 001-007, (2014)
53Production of Pleurotus tuber-regium (Fr.) Sing Agar, chemical composition and microflora associated with sclerotiumOranusi, U.S., Ndukwe, C.U and Braide, W3International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Science, 3(8): 115-126, (2014)
54Microbiological contamination of drug dispensing bottles used in hospitalBraide, W., Lugbe, P.B., Nwosu, I.L., Awurum, I. N., Akobondu, C.I., Eze, C and Ugwuoti, O.I7World Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, I(1): 01-10, (2013)
55In vivo antimalarial effects of ethanol and crude aqueous extracts of Phyllantus amarusNwaoguikpe, R.N., Obi,L and Braide, W3Scientific Research and Review Journal, 1(4): 115-124, (2013)
56Assay for aflatoxins in some local condimentsOranusi, S., Braide, W., Nwodo, C.F and Nwosu, U.P4International Journal of Biology, Pharmacy and Allied Sciences, 2(3): 529-537, (2013)
57Evaluation of the microbiological status and antibacterial susceptibility pattern of some herbal remedies administered orally in NigeriaBraide, W., Oranusi, S.U., Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Offor-Emenike,I. U., Nwosu, I. L., Akobondu, C. I., Chike-Reginald, C and Popgbara, L. B8Research Journal in Engineering and Applied Sciences,2(1): 35-42, (2013
58Quality aspects of African saladOranusi, S., Braide, W and Chinakwe, E3Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences, 4(2): 287-292, (2013)
59Probiotic carrier potentials, sensory properties and microbial quality of ugba (Pentaclethra macrophylla) and ogiri (Ricinus communis)Oranusi, S., Braide, W and Chinakwe, E3International Journal of Microbiology Research, 5(5): 476-481, (2013)
60Antifungal properties of lactic acid bacteria (LAB) isolated from Ricinus communis, Pentaclethra macrophylla and yoghurtsOranusi,S., Braide, W and Oguoma,O.I3Global Advanced Research Journal of Food Science and Technology, 2(1): 001-006, (2013)
61Prevalence of geohelminthes on selected fruits and vegetables sold in Owerri, Imo State, NigeriaOranusi, S., Braide, W and Etinosa-Okankan, O.J3African Journal of Food Science and Technology, 4(2): 35- 43, (2013)
62Nutritional, antinutritional, minerals and vitamin components of fourteen brands of fruit juice sold in Onitsha main marketBraide, W., Oranusi, S.U and Otali, C.C3FS J Research and Applied Science, 1(3): 1- 6, (2012)
63Microbial quality of some topical pharmaceutical products sold in Aba, Abia State, NigeriaBraide, W., Nwosu, I. L., Offor-Emenike, I.U., Popgbara, L.B and Awurum, I. N5International Journal of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2(4): 26-37, (2012)
64Microbiological and chemical quality assessment of some commercially packed fruit juices sold in NigeriaOranusi, U.S., Braide, W and Nezianya, H.O3Greener Journal of Biological Sciences, 2(1): 001-006, (2012)
65Preservatives in the hurdle techniques in the preservation of non-alcoholic beverage, zoboBraide. W., Oranusi, S and Peter-Ikechukwu, A. I3African Journal of Food Science and Technology, 3(2): 46-52, (2012)
66The antisickling effects of some micronutrients and antioxidant vitamins in sickle cell disease managementNwaoguikpe, R.N and Braide, W2Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, 3(5): 334-340, (2012)
67Microbiological safety assessment of apple fruit (Malus domestica Borkh) sold in Owerri, Imo State, NigeriaOranusi, U. S and Braide, W2Advanced Journal of Food Science and Technology, 4(2): 97-102, (2012)
68Phytochemical and antibacterial properties of the seed of watermelon (Citrullus lanatus)Braide, W., Odiong, I. J and Oranusi, S3Prime Journal of Microbiology Research, 2(3): 99- 104, (2012)
69Prospective in the microbiology of the leaves of three plant species as food for an edible caterpillar of an emperor mothBraide, W1International Journal of Research in Pure and Applied Microbiology, 2(1): 1-6, (2012)
70Antibacterial efficacy of crude and diluted honey on four wound isolatesBraide, W., Oranusi, S.U., Akaluka, C. K., Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Akobundu, C. I and Peter-Ikechukwu, N. I6Global Advanced Research Journal of Microbiology,1(1): 001-004, (2012)
71A study of microbial safety of ready-to-eat foods vended on highways: Onitsha-Owerri, South-East NigeriaOranusi, U.S and Braide, W2International Research Journal of Microbiology, 3(2): 066-071, (2012)
72Investigation on the microbial profile of canned foodsOranusi, U. S., Braide, W and Osigwe, G.A3Journal of Biology and Food Science Research, 1(1): 15-18, (2012)
73Microbial and geohelminthes population in different parts of Daucus carota L. (Carrot)Oranusi, S., Braide, W and Nwankwo, O.E3Current Trends in Microbiology, 8: 21-27, (2012)
74The effect of aqueous seed extracts of Persea Americana (avocado pear) on serum lipid and cholesterol levels in rabbitsNwaoguikpe, R.N and Braide, W2African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Research, 1(2): 023-029, (2011)
75Investigation on the safety and probiotic potentials of yoghurt sold in Owerri, Imo State, NigeriaOranusi, S., Madu, S.A., Braide, W and Oguoma, O.I4Journal of Microbiology and Antimicrobials, 3(6): 146-152, (2011)
76The effect of biodeterioration on the nutritional composition and microbiology of an edible long-winged reproductive termite, Macroterms bellicosus. SmeathmanBraide, W., Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Oranusi, S.E., Udegbunam, L.I., Akobondu, C and Okorondu, S.I6Internet Journal of Food Safety, 13: 107-117, (2011)
77Microbiological quality of an edible caterpillar of an emperor moth, Bunaea alcinoeBraide, W., Oranusi, S., Udegbunam, L.I., Oguoma, O., Akobondu, C and Nwaoguikpe, R.N6Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment, 3(5): 176-180, (2011)
78Biochemical composition and antimicrobial activities of seed extracts of avocado (Persea americana)Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Braide, W and Ujowundu, C.O3Journal of Microbiology and antimicrobial, 3(7): 184-190, (2011)
79The effects of processing on the proximate and phytochemical composition of Mucuna pruriens seeds (velvet Beans)Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Braide, W and Ujowundu, C.O3Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, 10(10): 947-951, (2011)
80Cocoyam (Colocasia esculenta): An alternative raw material for vinegar productionBraide, W.,  Oranusi, S., Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Akobondu, C., Oguoma, O.I and Udegbunam, L.I6Current Topics in Biotechnology, 6: 41-47, (2011)
81Assessment of Microbiological quality and nutritional values of a processed edible weevil caterpillar (Rhynchophorus phoenicis) in Port Harcourt Southern NigeriaBraide, W and Nwaoguikpe, R.N2International Journal of Biological and Chemical Science, 5(2): 410-418, (2011)
82The use of extracts from four local Nigerian plants for the staining of selected bacteria and mouldsBraide, W., Akobundu, C., Nwaoguikpe, R.N and Njiribaeko, L.C4African Journal of Microbiology Research,5(1): 82-89, (2011)
83Some fruit juices as environmental sickling agentsNwaoguikpe, R.N and Braide, W2World Journal of Medical Sciences, 5(4): 98-104, (2010)
84Microorganisms associated with the faecal droppings of the caterpillar of an emperor moth, Bunaea alcinoeBraide, W and Udegbunam, L.I2Current Trends in Microbiology,6: 55-60, (2010)
85The effect of aloe vera plant (Aloe barbadensis) extracts on sickle cell blood (hbss)Nwaoguikpe, R.N., Braide, W and Ezejiofor, T.I.N3African Journal of Food Science and Technology,1(3): 058-063, (2010)
86Relationship between HIV/AIDS and poverty: A case study of Two cities in Abia State, NigeriaObi, R.K., Okangba, C.C., Nwanebu, F.C., Ndubuisi, U.U., Mgbemene, I.C and Braide, W6Current Research Journal of Biological Sciences, 2(6): 356-360, (2010)
87Nutritional quality of an edible caterpillar of a lepidopteran Bunaea alcinoeBraide, W., Sokari, T.G and Hart, A.D3Advances in Science and Technology,4(1): 49-53, (2010)
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