Designation: Senior Lecturer
Email: Ikyaagbatertsea@uam.edu.ng
Phone: 07030880963
Gender: Male


FULL NAME:……………………… Dr. IK Y AAGBA Emmanuel Tertsea
PHONE: ………………...................+23407030880963/081577 17001
DATE OF BIRTH: ……..........2nd September 1975,
PLACE OF BIRTH:…….. .....lgo Village, Donga Local Area, Taraba State Nigerian
NATIONALITY:…………………… Nigerian
PERMANENT HOME ADDRESS: ..Tse Tor Gum Mbasen, Mbayenge Mbaterem Ukum, Zaki-Biam Wukari Road Ukum Local Government area, Benue State

CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS:.. Department of Social and Environmental Forestry Uni versity of Agriculture, Makurdi.
MARITAL STATUS:………………Married
PRENSENT RANK:……………… .Senior Lecturer

University of lbadan:………………. 2009-2016
Universi ty of lbadan:……………….2006-2008
University of Agriculture, Makurdi:.-2004
St. Gerard Catholic Day Second School. Katsina- Ala:1990-1995
L.GEA primary School, Tendega:….1980-1986

Ph.D Forest Management and Conservation:…2016
M. Sc Forest Biology and Silviculture:…………2008
B. Sc. Forestry (Hans) Second class Upper:………2004
SSCE (WAEC):………………………………..1995
First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC):……..1986

Best Graduating Student College of Forestry and Fisheries:…2004
Best Graduating Student dept. of Forestry, Wildlife and range MGT:..2004

Vokswagen Foundation Initiative Hannover, Germany Scholarship (Ph.D):..2008-2013
Tettiary Education Trust Fund for PhD:…….2008-2010

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1 Methodological workshop under the Vokswagen Foundation Initiative" Knowledge for tomorrow cooperative research projects in Sub-Saharan African" In Mbalmayo, Yaounde Cameroon,OI -04 March 2009


I. Member Society for Conservation Biology (SCB)
2. Forestry Association ofNigeria



Ikyaagba E. T (2003). Natural Spacing of Daniellia oliveri in University of Agriculture Makurdi Wildlife Park undergraduate project, University of Agriculture Makurdi.

lkyaagba E. T (2008) Plant Biodiversity and Ethnobotanical Potential of University of Agriculture Makurdi Wildlife Park and lkwe game Reserve Igbo,Benue state. M.Sc. Thesis University
of Jbadan.

I. Tee,T. ., Ogwuche, J.A. and lkyaagba, E.T.(2009). The role of Locust bean and Ironwood Trees in
Human utrition and Income in Nigeria. Pakistan Journal ofNutrilion 8(8) 1172- 1177. PJN
ISSN 1680-1594 ANSI net. 308 Lasani Town, Sargodha Road Faisalabad- Pakistan

2. Jimoh, S.O. , Adebisi,L.A and lkyaagba E.T. (2009). Biodiversity and ethnobotanical potentials of
plant species of University of Agriculture Makurdi Wildlife Park and Jkwe Games Reserve,
Benue State, Nigeria. Int. J. Bioi. Chem. Sci., 3 (6): 1375-1385. Indexed in the African Index
Medicus. http://indexmedicus.a.fi•o. who.int.

3. Obioha. E. E. lsiugo, P. N. Jimoh, S. 0. Ikyaagba, E. Ngoufo, R. Serge, B. K. and Waltet1, M.
(20 12) Bush Meat Harvesting and Human Subsistence Nexus in the Oban Hill Communities of
Nigeria. J Hum Ecol. 38.1: 49-64

4. Jimoh,S.O .. Ikyaagba, E.T., Aralape.A. A., Obioha, E. E. and Adeyemi, A. A. 2012. The Role of
Traditional Laws and Taboos in Wildlife Conservation in the Oban Hill Sector of Cross River
ational Park (CR P). igeria J Hum Ecol. 39.3: 209-219

5. Jimoh. S.O .. Adesoye, P.O .. Adeyemi, A.A and lkyaagba ,E.T. (2012) Forest Structure Analysis
in the Oban Division of Cross River National Park, Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Science
and Technology B 2.5 :51 0-519

7. Tee, T.N.. lkyaagba E.T. and Umanyi, L. 2013. Socio-Economic Analysis of Parkia biglobosa
(Jacq) Benth and Prosopis africana (Guiii.&Perr. Taub in Makurdi Local Government Area,
Benue State, Nigeria. Journal of Applied Agricultural Research 5.1: 19-28.

8. Ikyaagba E.T., Ancha, P.U .• Tee, T. . and A.M. Anza. 2014. Ethnobotanical Survey of Home
Garden Plants in Ukum Local Government Area. Benue State Nigeria: Journal of Agricultural
Research 2.6: 82-91

9. Ikyaagba, T. E., Tee, T. N., Dagba, B.l., Ancha, U. P. , Ngibo, K. D., and Tume, C. (20 15)
Tree Composition and Distribution in Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Nigeria.
jfewr ©20 15 - jfewr Publications

10. Ikyaagba, E. T., Jimoh, S. 0. and Amonum, J. I. (20 16).Effects of land use changes on Flora
diversity in Oban Division of the Cross River National Park, Nigeria . Ghana Journal of
ForeSIIJ'. 31: 62-77

11. Amonum, J. 1., lkyaagba E. T. and Jimoh S.O. (20 16). Composition and Diversity of Understory
Plants in the Tropical Rain Forest of Cross River National Park (CRNP), Nigeria. Journal of
Research in Forestry, Wildlife & Environment. 8(3) http://www. ajol. info/index.php/jrfwe

12. Adagba, M. N., Shomkegh, S.A. and lkyaagba, E. T (20 16) Relative Abundance and Local Uses
of Wild Trees Species in Ukohol Community, Guma Local Government Area of Benue State,
Nigeria. I Journal of Environmental Science. Toxicologv and Food Technology Volume 10, Issue 8

13. Amonum, J.l Akuji, I.J and Ikyaagba, E.T. (20 16)Evaluation of Physical and Chemical Properties of Soils in different Land Use Types in Gwer West and Makurdi Local Government
Areas of Benue State, Nigeria. Journal of Tropical Forest Resources 32: 74-82

14. Dagba, B. 1., lgbaukum, E., Ancha,P.U. and Ikyaagba, E.T. (20 16) Perceived Influence of Socioeconomic Factors of Fadama Ill Farmers on Forest Resources Values in Benue State,
Nigeria. IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology (!OSRJESTFT)
10 (9) 87-9-1

15. Amonum, J.l., lkyaagba, E.T. and Maa, S.F. (20 17).The Role of Customs and Taboos in the
Conservation of Agogo Pond in Chi to Stream in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue state

16. Ikyaagba, E .T., Jimoh, S.O., Dagba, B. 1., Tee, T. N., Ancha, P. U.and Tume, C. (2017). Oil
Palm Plantation Development: An Emerging Threat to Biodiversity Conservation in Oban
Division of Cross River National Park, Nigeria. International Journal of Research in Agriculture and
Fores(ly. 4,( 4 ): 5-l I

17. lkyaagba, E. T., Amonum, J. 1., Usman, I. A., Asiegbu. E. A. and Amagu. K. (2018) Effects of
Growth Media on Germination and Early Growth of Afzelia africana sm ex pers Annual
Research & Review in Biology 29(2): 1-7, DOl : I 0.9734/ARRB/20 18/38333

18. Jkyaagba, E. T., Ancha, P.U., Ojebade, J.W., Gbande, S. and Adia, J. E.(2018).
Environmental conservation awareness among secondary school students in Makurdi
Local Government Area of Benue State. Academic Research Journal of Biotechnology.
6( 1 ): 8-17


Dera, B.A., Dagba, B.l. and lkyaagba, E.T. (200 8). The declining state of forest plantation in
Benue State and it implication on climate change; Climate change Sustainable Renewable
Natural resources Management: L. Popoola(Ed) Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the
Forestry Association of Nigeria Held in Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria.20th -24th October,2008,

Esa, V .. Ikyaagba, E.T. and Tembe,E.T. (2009) the In volvement of Women in Sustainable Forest
Management and Climate Change in Benue state: women and Climate Change: The way out;
Dr. (Mrs) Adebola Adegeye (Ed) Proceedings of the Maiden Annual conference of
Women in Forestry and Environment held in Forestry Institute of igeria Jericho, lbadan. I st -
5th November. 2009; 124-1 32pp

Shomkegh. S.A., Tee. T . . and lkyaagba, E. T. (20 10) Impact of economic meltdown on Natural
resources Management in Nigeria: The Way Forward. The Global Economic Crisis and
Sustainable Renewable Natural resources Management: Labode Popoola, F. 0. ldumah, Y.A.J .
Adekunle and I.O.Azeez (Ed) Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Forestry Association of Nigeria Held in Benin City, Edo State. Nigeria. 25-29 October, 20 I 0; 382- 386pp

Ikyaagba, E.T., Shomkegh,S. A. and Esa, V. (20 II ).The Role of Forestry Products in Rural Economic Development: Forestry in the Context of Millennium Development Goals: : Labode Popoola, Kayode Ogunsanwo and F. 0 . ldumah,(Ed) proceedings of the 34'11 Annual Conference of
Forestry Associalion of Nigeria, held in Osogbo during 05- I 0 December, 20 II 247-257pp

Ikyaagba, E. T., Esa, V. 0. and Tume C. 2012 Sustainable Rural Development in Nigeria: The
place of Wildlife? Reorganizing Nigerian Forestry in the rapidly Changing climatic condition :
Challenges and Solutions: Dr. (Mrs) Adebola Adegeye (Ed) Proceedings of the 2nd Annual
conference of Women in Forest1y and Environment (A WIFE) held in Forestry In stitute of
ige ria Jericho. lbadan 6 ovember, 20 I 2;3 14-321 pp

Tee, T. Norbert, Ikyaagba, E.T. and Ancha P. U. 20 14. Sahel savanna non-timber forest products
marketing; Implications for their Sustainable management: Sudano- Sahelian landscapeand
Renewable Natural Resources Development in Nigeri a: O.Y. Ogunsanwo et al. (Ed)
proceedings of the 37'11 Annual Conference of Fores/ly Association ofNigeria, held in Minna 9 November, 20 14. 615-620.

Ikyaagba, E. T., Tee, T. N., Jimoh, S.O., and Ancha, P. U., 2014. Medicinal plants and Sustainable
rural development in Nigeria. Sudano- Sahelian landscape and Renewable Natural Resources
Development in Nigeria: O.Y. Ogunsanwo et al. (Ed) proceedings of the 37'11 Annual
Conference of Forest!)' Association o.f Nigeria held in Minna 9-14th November, 20 14. 373-384


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A. Service to the University
l. Board mem ber, Department of ocial and Environmental Forestry……..2006 to date
2. Board member. College or Forestry and Fisheries…………..2006-date
3. Departmental SIWES Coord inator…..2015 -2017
4. Departmental Examination Officer…...2017-date
5. Member College Standing Committee on Exam Misconduct..2018-date

B. Service to the Community

1. Chairman Forestry Association of Nigeria Benue State Chapter….20 16-date
2. Elder NKST Yina…..2017 -date
3. Secretary Ukum development Association Makurdi Branch…2013-20 17
4. Secretary Mbaterem development Association Makurdi Branch…20 13-date
5. Service provider (Advisory service and Capacity Bui lding) Benue FADAMA…2012-date
6. Deacon and Treasurer NKST Yina Central….2011-2015
7. Member NKST Yina Harvest Committee…. 2010-2012
8. Assistance Secretary University of lbadan Alumina Benue State Branch 2009 -2013
9. Secretary Environment and Climate Change Amelioration Initiative ECCAI {NGO) 2009-date
10. Deacon NKST Tendega { Taraba State)…. 1996-1998
11. Treasurer potters Association lgo branch…..1996-1997
12Disci plinary prefect St. Gerard Catholic Day Second School, Katsina- Ala…1993-1995
13. Furnitu re Prefect St. Gerard Catholic Day Second School, Katsina- Ala….1992-1993
14. Head boy LGEA primary School, Tendega…….1985-1986