FABIYI, Oluwatoyin Adenike

Department: Crop Protection


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D) in Crop Protection.
  • Master of Science in Crop Protection (M.Sc.).
  • B. Agric (Hons.).
  • Higher School Certificate (HSC).
  • West African School Leaving Certificate (WAEC).


  • Masters in International Law and Diplomacy (MILD).
  • Masters in Business Administration (MBA).


  • Member, International Association for the Plant Protection Sciences (IAPPS)  
  • Member, Japanese Nematological Society
  • Member, Society of Nematologist (USA)
  • Member, European Society of Nematologist
  • Member, Nigerian Society of Nematologist
  • Associate Member, Chemical Society of Nigeria
  • Member, Horticultural Society of Nigeria
  • Member, Nigeparasitic nematodest Protection
  • Member, Materials Science Society of Nigeria.


  • Molecular Identification of Plant Parasitic Nematodes.
  • Survey of Plant Parasitic Nematodes infecting vegetables.
  • The use of organic amendments and biopesticides in managing plant parasitic nematodes
  • Identification of plant bio-active principles for nematode control.
  • Diagnosis of nematode pests of arable crops


  1. Fabiyi, O.A, Olatunji, G.A and Olabiyi, T.I (2014). Toxicity of the constituents of Parinari polyandra on Meloidogyne incognita infecting Celosia argentea. Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences. Vol. 27: 2552-2561.  
  2. Fabiyi, O. A, Osunlola, O. S and Olatunji, G.A (2015). In-vitro toxicity of essential oils from Hyptis suaveolens (L.) Poit on eggs and second-stage juvenile of Heterodera sacchari.  Agrosearch. 15(1): 89-99.
  3. Ahmed Oladimeji, Aliyu, T.H, Balogun, O.S, Fabiyi, O. A,  and  Olatunji, G.A. (2013). Effect of Aqueous and n-Hexane extracts of Khaya ivorensis A Chev (Meliaceae) on the control of Rice Seed-borne fungi.  Nigerian Journal of Agriculture Food and Environment. 9 (1): 72-75.
  4. Fabiyi, Oluwatoyin Adenike (2014). Response of Five cultivars of sunflower (Helianthus annus) to root-knot nematode Meloidogyne spp. Nigerian Journal of Agriculture Food and Environment. 10 (1): 36-40.
  5. Fabiyi, O. A. (2015). Assessment of Petroleum spirit and Ethyl acetate Extracts of Euphorbia heterophylla (L.) Roots on Meloidogyne incognita-infected Okra in the Screenhouse. Journal of Phytopathology and Plant Health.3: 50-59.  
  6. Atolani Olubunmi, Olatunji, Gabriel Ademola and Fabiyi, Oluwatoyin Adenike (2009). Blighia sapida; The Plant and Its Hypoglycins an Overview. Journal of Scientific Research 39 (2): 15-25.
  7. Fabiyi, Oluwatoyin Adenike and Atolani Olubunmi (2011). Lawsonia inermis in The Control of Meloidogyne spp on Corchorus olitorius. Electronic Journal of Environmental, Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 10 (3): 2000-2006.
  8. Fabiyi, Oluwatoyin Adenike, Atolani Olubunmi and Olatunji, Gabriel Ademola (2012) Nematicidal Activity of Alstonia boonei and Bridelia ferruginea Leaves. Albanian Journal of Agricultural Science. 11 (2): 105-114.
  9. Fabiyi, O.A. Olatunji, G.A and Atolani, O (2012). Nematicidal Activities of Chromatographic Fraction from Alstonia boonei and Bridelia ferruginea on Meloidogyne incognita. Pakistan Journal of Nematology 30 (2): 189-198.
  10. Oluwatoyin Adenike Fabiyi, Olubunmi Atolani, Oluyomi S Adeyemi and Gabriel Ademola Olatunji (2012). Antioxidant and cytotoxicity of β-Amyrin acetate fraction from Bridellia ferruginea Leaves. Journal of Tropical Biomedicine. S981-984.
  11. Olubunmi Atolani, Gabriel A. Olatunji,  Fabiyi Oluwatoyin Adenike, Adeniji J. Adekunle and Oluyemisi O. Ogbole (2013). Phytochemicals from Kigelia pinnata Leaves shows Antioxidant and Anti-cancer potentials on Human Cancer Cell Line. Journal of Medicinal food. 16 (10): 878-885.  
  12. Fabiyi, Oluwatoyin Adenike (2013). Toxicity of Fatty acid esters to root-knot nematode. (Meloidogyne incognita). International Journal of Nematology. 23 (2): 204-210.                                             
  13. Fabiyi Oluwatoyin Adenike (2014). Characterization, phytochemical analysis and nematicidal activity of Daniella oliveri leave on Meloidogyne incognita. Pakistan Journal of Nematology. 32 (1): 91-100.
  14. Fabiyi, O. A, Olatunji, G. A and Aramide, A.T. (2014).  Effect of Bromination and Oxidation on the Nematicidal Potential of Orange Peel Oil Using Pratylenchus penetrans Infecting Maize. Pakistan Journal of Nematology. 32 (2): 229-235.
  15. Fabiyi, O. A, Olatunji, G. A and Omoyele, A. A. (2014). Nematicidal and Quantitative Phytochemical Analysis of Allamanda cathartica (L). Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management 7(3): 253-257
  16. 16. Olubunmi Atolani, Oluwatoyin Adenike Fabiyi and Gabriel Ademola Olatunji (2014). Isovitexin from Kigelia pinnata, A Potential Eco-friendly Nematicidal Agent. Tropical A Volume 91 (2): 67-74.
  17. 17. Olubunmi Atolani, Oluwatoyin Adenike Fabiyi, and Gabriel Ademola Olatunji (2014). Nematicidal Isochromane Glycoside from Kigelia pinnata Acta Agriculturae Slovenica. 104 (1): 25-31.
  18. Fabiyi, Oluwatoyin Adenike, Olatunji, Gabriel Ademola and Oguntebi, Oreoluwa Victor (2015). Response of Pratylenchus spp infected Tomato (Lycopersicum esculentum) to organic compounds from Mangifera indica. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management. 8(4): 387 – 397.
  19. Fabiyi, Oluwatoyin Adenike (2015). Toxicity of Acanthus ilicifolius (L) fractions against Pratylechus spp on maize (Zea mays). Albanian Journal of Agricultural Science. 14(2): 149-156.  
  20. Abimbola, P. Oluyori; Arun, Kumar ShawRastogi  Preeti; Sammajay ReddyOlubunmi Atolani; Gabriel A. Olatunji and Oluwatoyin A. Fabiyi  (2015). Natural antifungal compounds from the peels of Ipomoea batatas Lam. Natural Product Research.1-4 ISSN-1478-6427.