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AIYELERO Oyeronke Medinat

Department: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Pharm. Aiyelero Oyeronke Medinat attended St. Bartholomew’s Primary and Secondary Schools Wusasa Zaria and finished 1995. She then proceeded to A.B.U Zaria where she Obtained B.Pharm in the year 2002. She was employed at the same University A.B.U as an Assistant Lecturer and rose to the post of Lecturer 1 in the year 2009. She also obtained a degree In M.Sc Pharmacology at A.B.U Zaria. Pharm. Aiyelero did transfer of service and started work at faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences in University of Ilorin. She was the level Adviser of the 2016/2017 Batch B graduating Pharmacist and she is the Acting Co-ordinator of the Department Of Pharmacology and Toxicology, faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Pharm Aiyelero is currently undergoing her PhD Programme at O.A.U Ile-Ife and has been awarded University Of Ilorin Staff Development Award.



  1. Pharm Ahmadu Bello University (A.B.U.) Zaria , 2002
  2. Pharmacology Ahmadu Bello University (A.B.U.) Zaria ,2009
  3. D Pharmacology    Obafemi Awolowo University (O.A.U) Ile-Ife  IN VIEW


Neuropharmacology and psychopharmacology


  1. Aiyelero, O.M., Ibrahim, Z.G. and Yaro, A.H. (2009): Analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties of the methanol leaf extract of Ficus ingens (Moraceae) in rodents. Nigerian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 8(2); 79-86, Published by Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. Available online at
  2. Sini, J.M., Yaro, A.H., Ayanwuyi, L.O., Aiyelero, O.M., Mallum, S.M. and Gamaniel, K.S. (2010): Anti nociceptive and anti inflammatory activities of the aqueous extract of the root bark of Combretum sericeum in rodents. African Journal of Biotechnology. 9(51); 8872-8876, Published by Academic Journals. Available online at
  3. Aiyelero, O.M., Kwanashie, H.O., Shiekh, T.L. and Hussaini, I.M. (2010): Mood disorders and their management in a Nigerian Tertiary Health Institution. Journal of Pharmacology and Tropical Therapeutics. 1(1); 10-13, Published by Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. Available online at
  4. Aiyelero, O.M., Kwanashie, H.O., Sheikh, T.L. and Huissaini, I.M. (2011): Some socio-demographic features of mood disorders presented by patients attending a northern Nigerian tertiary health institution clinic. Journal of Applied Pharamceutical Sciences. 1(6); 92-95, Published by Medipoeia, India. Available online at
  5. Aiyelero, O.M., Abdu-Aguye, S.N., Yaro, A.H. and Magaji, M.G. (2012): Behavioural Studies on the methanol leaf extract of Securinega virosa (Euphorbiaceae) in mice. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy. 4(2); 12-15, Published by Academic Journals. Available online at
  6. Ma’aji HU, Kola-Olaniyan OM, Abdullai R, (2014). Medication Adherence Evaluation among Diabetic Patients attending a secondary health facility in Northern Nigeria. International Journal of Pharmacy Teaching and Practice 5(4):1561-1565.
  7. Ayanniyi R.O., Jamiu M.O and Kola-OlaniyanM. (2015): The role of Nigerian Pharmacists in promoting lifestyle modification in prevention and control of hypertension.The Nigerian journal of Pharmacy. 49(2);31-36, published by The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria.