Name:                                     NJOKU, NJOKU UCHECHUKWU, DVM, M.Sc (Nig)

Nationality                              Nigerian

Marital Status:                         Married

Present Position:                     Lecturer I

College:                                   Veterinary Medicine

Department:                            Veterinary Surgery

Email:                                      njoku.njoku@mouau.edu.ng

Areas of Research Interest:     Veterinary Anaesthesiology and Veterinary Soft Tissue Surgery



1.      Igwebuike, U.M., Obidike, R.I., Njoku, N.U., and Shoyinka, S.V.O. (2010).  Testicular morphology and epididymal sperm reserves of male rats following withdrawal of Nigerian Qua Iboe Brent crude oil. Vet. Arhiv 80(1): 121-128.

2.      Ogbu, E.O., Omamegbe, J.O., Ukaha, R.O., Njoku, N.U., Jeremiah, K.T.  (2011). Dystocia in a WAD doe:  A case report. Nigerian Veterinary Journal, 32 (4) 357-361.

3.      Ukaha, R.O., Njoku, N.U. and Uzuegbu, O.M. (2014). Dystocia in a Multipara West African Dwarf Doe. Journal of Veterinary and Applied Sciences, 4(1):38-40.

4.      Njoku, N.U., Omamegbe, J.O., Odirichukwu, E.O., Ukaha, R.O. and Jeremiah, K.T. (2014). Pain evaluation in ovariohysterectomised albino wistar rats using physiological, behavioural and biochemical indices. Nigerian Veterinary Journal. .

5.      Uzuegbu, O.M., Jeremiah, K.T., Njoku, N.U., Ogbu, E.O. and Ukaha, R.O (2014).  Snake bite and its successful treatment in a dog.  A case report.  Journal of Veterinary and Applied Sciences, 4(1):48-50.

6.      Njoku, N.U., Jeremiah, K.T., Ukaha, R.O., and Orajaka, C.F. (2014).  A case of complete rectal prolapsed in an in-gilt. Case Reports in Veterinary Medicine. doi:10.1155/2014/812340. http://www.hindawi.com/journals/crivem/2014/812340/

7.      Jeremiah, K.T., Ukaha, R.O., Njoku, U.N., Ogbu, E.O., Ntuen, U.G. and Uzuegbu, O.M. (2014). Colostomy for the relief of a rectovaginal fistula and atresia recti in a sow: A case report.  Nigerian Veterinary Journal, 35(3): 1022-1025.

8.      Njoku, N.U., Ukaha, R.O., Odirichukwu, E,O., Jeremiah, K.T. and Uzuegbu, O.M. (2015). Linear versus epidural lignocaine anaesthesia for castration in goats.  Scientific Research Journal, 3(1):49-54.

9.      Njoku N. U., Omamegbe, J. O.,  Odirichukwu, E. O., Ukaha, R. O. and Jeremiah, K.T. (2015).  The attitudes of veterinarians at two continuous education seminars in Nigeria towards pain and its management in animals.  Scientific Research Journal, 3(5): 23-27.

10.  Ukwueze. C.O., Njoku, N.U., Jeremiah, K.T.  (2015). A case of prolapsed third eyelid in a two month old bull mastiff.  International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Case Reports, 3(5): 121-126.

11.  Njoku, N.U. (2015). Effects of maintenance of propofol-ketamine anaesthesia with repeat bolus and constant rate infusions of propofol on physiological, biochemical, anaesthetic and analgesic indices in dogs.  Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research, 2(4): 427-434.


12.  Raheem, A.K., Njoku, N.U. and Ogbu, E.O. (2010).  Estrus induction in a bitch: A case report.  47th Book of Proceedings of Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association.