Mr. Okwesili, Lotanna Chidera
Lecturer | ICH

Mr. Lotanna Chidera Okwesili is currently a lecturer in the Department of Industrial Chemistry, Enugu State University of Science and Technology Agbani. He holds a BSc in Chemistry, MSc in Industrial Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry), and is currently a Ph.D Student in the Department of Pure and Industrial Chemistry, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN). His research interest centers on Analytical/ Environmental and Fossil Fuel Chemistry. His current project is on "the level of Heavy Metals, PAHs and Microplastic contaminations in Water, Fish and Sediment of some Rivers in South East / South South regions of Nigeria".
Undergraduate Qualifications
BSc Chemistry
Postgraduate Qualifications
MSc Industrial Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry), Ph.D IN view (UNN).
Publications
Ogbuanu, C. C., Ike C. O., Agboeze, E., Uhama, K.C., Okwesili, L.C., Akpata, E.I. and Ogunbodede, T.T. (2022). Effect of Asystasia Gangeticum (Atu ukwara) Leaves Extract on Fermentation Kinetics of Elaeis Guineensis (Palm wine). Scholars International Journal of Biochemistry ISSN 2616-8650 (Print) |ISSN 2617-3476.(Online)

Ogbuanu, C. C., Ike C. O., Agboeze, E., Uhama, K.C., Okwesili, L.C., and Akpata, E.I. (2022). Evaluation of Anti-tussive Activity and Phytochemical Screening of Stem of White Yam (Dioscorea rotundata) Grown in Oghe Community, Enugu State, Nigeria. Scholars International Journal of Chemistry and Material Sciences: ISSN 2616-8669 (Print) |ISSN 2617-6556 (Online).

Victor Chinedu Onyia, Charles C Chime, Prisca I Udeozo, Lotanna C Okwesili (2022). Concentration levels of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) residue in soils of selected maize farms within Enugu State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agriculture and Plant Science. ISSN: 2664-7664, Print ISSN: 2664-7656. Volume 4, Issue 1, 2022, Page No. 46-51.

Okwesili L.C., Okenwa J.C., Ihegwuagu N.E., Uhama K.C., Ubanwa E.D., Nwafor C.S., and Onyia V. C. (2022). Comparative Assessment of the Phytochemical Composition and Antimicrobial Activity of Ogirisi (Newbouldia Leavis) Rootbark and Rootwood Extracts. Journal of Natural Sciences Research. ISSN 2224-3186 (Paper) ISSN 2225-0921 (Online). Vol.13, No.10, 2022. DOI: 10.7176/JNSR/13-10-01.