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CAB Reviews

A reviews journal covering agriculture, global health, nutrition, natural resources and veterinary science

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In Nigeria, 19.9 million girls and women aged between 15 and 49 years underwent female genital mutilation (FGM) between 2004 and 2015, making it a red-flag nation in terms of the practice. The paper notes the issues of bodily, medical, sexual and psychological harm and disability associated with...

Author(s)
Owojuyigbe, M. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2019, 14, 014, pp 1-7

Over the past five decades in Nigeria, the country's economy has dwindled due to poor adherence to agricultural policies, models and inconsistency to the approach that will lead to desirable and sustained agricultural growth. Meanwhile, the picture of budgetary allocations and actual expenditures...

Author(s)
Kwaghe, A. V.; Vakuru, C. T.; Ndahi, M. D.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 052, pp 1-21

Slaughterhouses are key locations where contamination occurs along the processing chain of red meat. Bearing in mind that there are high levels of zoonotic and food-borne diseases in Nigeria, a search was conducted, with the exploration and filtration of databases and repositories of Google...

Author(s)
Fasanmi, O. G.; Balogun, F. A.; Makinde, G. E. O.; Fasina, F. O.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 025, pp 1-12

Despite being eradicated from Europe and probably the rest of the world, contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) continues to plague sub-Saharan Africa affecting at least 25 countries, in particular Ethiopia, Ghana, Tanzania, Cameroon, Angola, Nigeria and Zambia. Evidence has shown that the...

Author(s)
Olorunshola, I. D.; Peters, A. R.; Scacchia, M.; Nicholas, R. A. J.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 019, pp 1-7

Abattoirs are major sources of valuable information for animal disease outbreaks, but also an environment for transmission of meat-borne zoonoses, which may constitute a major threat to public health and food safety. This study aims to identify common abattoir zoonoses, the geographic distribution...

Author(s)
Fasanmi, O. G.; Ayodeji, I. O.; Oloso, N. O.; Fasina, F. O.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 058, pp 1-14

Increased livestock production and better food security will naturally follow from proper livestock management practices. Such management practices include the application of appropriate vaccination schedule, biosecurity, feeding regimen, and implementation and sustenance of improved and feasible...

Author(s)
Kwaghe, A. V.; Vakuru, C. T.; Ndahi, M. D.; Abubakar, A.; Iwar, V. N.; Eze, E.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2016, 11, 024, pp 1-27

Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) is a chronic disease of cattle caused by Mycobacterium bovis. The disease has a significant impact on the international cattle trade, and - as it is a zoonotic disease - implications for animal and public health. Today, some of the world's developed countries have been...

Author(s)
Kwaghe, A. V.; Vakuru, C. T.; Iwar, V. N.; Ndahi, M. D.; Abubakar, A. G.; Eze, E.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2015, 10, 036, pp 1-20

Blackleg is a per acute or acute and fatal disease of cattle and sheep caused by Clostridium chauvoei Jakari, Vom and K76 strains in Nigeria, strains NCTC 8070 and 8361 in UK, strain 49 in India and other parts of Asia, strain NC08596 in Germany and other parts of Europe and America, strains ch.16...

Author(s)
Useh, N. M.; Nok, A. J.; Esievo, K. A. N.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources, 2006, 1, 040, pp 8 pp.

Nigeria, with favourable agro-climatic conditions and an estimated cultivable land area of 71.2 million hectares, can produce food crops exceeding the volume required to feed its over 120 million people and export the excess to diversify its revenue base. Despite this potential, Nigeria remains a...

Author(s)
Kuta, D. D.
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
AgBiotechNet, 2004, 5, ABN 120, pp 1-5

After a brief introduction on mycoplasmosis in poultry, this review concentrates on M. gallisepticum and M. synoviae with information on isolation, identification and antibody detection, pathogenesis, mixed infections, pathology and control. The final section looks at work done in Nigeria and areas ...

Author(s)
Salami, J. O.; Addo, P.; Umoh, J. U.; Adegboye, D. S.
Citation
Veterinary Bulletin, 1992, 62, 6, pp 511-520

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