Quality and Safety Assessment of Water Samples Collected from Wells in Four Emirate Zones of Kebbi State, Nigeria

T. Yahaya; O. Ologe; C. Yaro; L. Abdullahi; H. Abubakar; A. Gazal; J. Abubakar

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 79-86


  The increasing prevalence of water-borne diseases necessitates periodic monitoring of domestic and drinking water sources. The current study assessed the safety of well water in the four emirate zones (Gwandu, Yauri, Argungu, and Zuru) of Kebbi State, Nigeria. Using normal procedures, samples of well ...  Read More

Carcinogenic and Non-carcinogenic Risks of Heavy Metals in Clarias gariepinus (African Catfish) Obtained from Bariga Section of Lagos Lagoon, Nigeria

T. O. Yahaya; E. O. Oladele; O. R. Abiola; O. Ologe; A. Abdulazeez

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 61-67


  The Bariga section of Lagos lagoon is famous in Lagos for fishing activities. However, the safety of edible fishes sold in the place has not been evaluated for a long time. This study determined the safety of Clarias gariepinus (African catfish), which is the most frequently patronized fish species in ...  Read More