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Raji B.A.

Outstanding Publications, Discoveries or Inventions.

A         PAPERS IN INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONALLY REFEREED JOURNALS

  1. Raji B.A., Jimba W.B. and Alagba S.A. (2015). The distribution and geochemical assessment of trace elements from the semi-arid to sub-humid savanna of Nigeria. Environmental Earth Science Vol. 73 (7): 3555-3564. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12665-014-3640-8
  2. Maniyunda L.M.; Raji B.A; Odunze A.C.; and Malgwi W.B (2015). Forms and content of sesquioxides in soils on basement complexes of Northern Guinea savanna of Nigeria. Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management. Vol 6 (6): 148-157. http://www.academicjournals.org/journal/JSSEM/article-full-text/99DDFC553110
  1.  Fasina A.S.; Raji, B.A.; Oluwatosin G.A.; Omoju J.O. and Oluwadare D.A. (2015). Properties, Genesis, Classification, Capability and Sustainable Management of Soils from South-Western Nigeria. International Journal of Soil Science Vol. 10 (3): 142-152. file:///Users/rajibash/Downloads/Fasina%20Paper%20(1).pdf
  2. Hassan A.M; Raji B.A; Malgwi W.B. and Agbenin J.O. (2015).  The basaltic soils of Plateau State, Nigeria: Properties, classification and management practices. Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management. Vol 6(1): 1-8. http://www.academicjournals.org/article/article1422549019_Hassan%20%20et%20al.pdf
  3. Maniyunda L.M, Raji B.A. and Gwari M.G. (2013). Variability of some soil physicochemical properties on Lithosequence in Funtua, Northwestern Nigeria. International Journal of Science and Research. Vol 2 (9) : 174-180. http://ijsr.net/archive/v2i9/MDQwOTEzMDM=.pdf
  4. Raji B.A., W.B. Malgwi F.R. Berding and V.O. Chude (2011). Integrating indigenous knowledge and conventional soil science approaches to detailed soil survey in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management. Vol. 2(3): 66-73. http://www.academicjournals.org/journal/JSSEM/article-abstract/FE599391632
  5. Yaro D.T., Kparmwang T and Raji B.A. and Chude V.O. (2008). Extractable Micronutrients status of soils in a plinthitic landscape at Zaria, Nigeria. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 39: 2484 2499.  www.deepdyve.com/.../extractable-micronutrients-status-of-so
  1. Abdu N, Agbenin J.O. and Raji B.A. (2008). Kinetics desorption of native phosphorus from soils of varying lithogenic origins in the Nigerian savanna. Soil Science, Vol. 173 (12): 837-844.www.journals.lww.com/soilsci/pages/imagegallery.aspx?year=2008
  1. Raji B.A. (2006). Phosphorus fractions of a chronosequence of stabilized contiguous sand dune in the semi-arid savanna of Nigeria. International Journal of Soil Science. 1(1) 64-74. www.docsdrive.com/pdfs/academicjournals/ijss/2006/64-74/pdf
  2. Yaro D.T., Kparmwang T and Raji B.A. and Chude V.O. (2006). The extent and properties of plinthite in a landscape at Zaria, Nigeria. International Journal of Soil Science. 1(3). 171-183. www.docsdrive.com/pdfs/academicjournals/ijss/2006/171-183/pdf
  3. Raji B.A. and Ogunwole J.O. (2006). Potential of soil carbon sequestration under various landuse in the sub-humid and semi-arid savanna of Nigeria: Lessons from long-term experiments. International Journal of Soil Science 1(1) 34-45. www.docsdrive.com/pdfs/academicjournals/ijss/2006/34-45/pdf
  4. Raji B.A, Uyovbisere E.O and A Momodu. (2004). Impact of sand dune stabilization structure on soil development and yield of millet in NW Nigeria. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Vol. 99: 181-196. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15641381
  5. Raji B.A., Chude V.O. and Esu I.E. (2001). DTPA, 0.1M HCl and Total Cu and Zn in sand dune soil profiles of Nigerian semi-arid savanna. African Soils, Vol. 32 (1): 50-64. www.docstoc.com/docs/76890568/Raji-Paper
  6. Odunze A.C., Raji B.A. and Tarawali A. (2001). Management strategy to improve degraded sub-humid savanna Plinthustalfs. African Soils, Vol. 32 (2): 66-79. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282324944_Management_strategy_to_improve_degraded_sub-humid_savanna_Plinthustalfs
  7. Raji B.A. and Alagbe S.A. (2000). A Topo-Geochemical Sequence Study of Groundwater in Asa Drainage Basin, Kwara State, Nigeria. Environmental Geology, Vol. 39: 544-548. www.springerlink.com/index/vyvgq9kp7ahq62e7
  8. Raji B.A. and Jimba B.W.  (1999). A preliminary chlorine survey of the savanna soils of Nigeria.  Nutrient Cycling in Agro Ecosystems Vol. 55: 29-34. www.springerlink.com/index/k554538522450234.pdf
  9. Ogunwole J.O, Adewumi A. and Raji B.A. (1999). Effect of soil compaction on the physical properties of a Typic Haplustalf. African Soils. Vol. 29: 15-23. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282325225_Effect_of_soil_compaction_on_the_physical_properties_of_a_Typic_Haplustalf
  10. Ogunwole J.O, Adeoti A.A, and Adeoye K.B. and Raji B.A.  (1999). Effect of Tillage practices on surface soil conditions and yield of late-sown cotton in northern Nigeria. African Soils, Vol. 29: 25-32. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282325134_Effect_of_Tillage_practices_on_surface_soil_conditions_and_yield_of_late-sown_cotton_in_northern_Nigeria
  11. Raji B.A., Esu I.E., Chude V.O. (1998). Extractable and Total Fe and Mn contents of three sand dune soils in NW Nigerian. Journal of Arid Environment, Vol. 38(4): 585-596. linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0140196397903554
  12. Raji B.A. and Alagbe S.A. (1997). The Hydrochemical facies in parts of the Nigerian Basement. Environmental Geology, Vol. 29 (1/2): 46-49. www.springerlink.com/index/1avvq3t27y5yq76u.pdf
  13. Raji B.A., Esu I.E., Chude V.O., Owonubi J.J. and Kparmwang T. (1996). Properties, Classification and Management Implications of soils of Illela sand dunes, Northwestern Nigeria. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, Vol. 70: 425-432. agris.fao.org/agris-search/search/display.do?f=1997/GB/
  14. Raji B.A, Esu I.E, Chude V.O. and Dedzoe C.D. (1996). The Aggeric Epipedon: A proposed amendment to Soil Taxonomy. Journal of Indian Society of Soil Science, Vol 44: 461-465. www.indianjournals.com/ijor.aspx?target=ijor:jisss&volume
  1. Raji B.A., Chude V.O. and Esu I.E. (1995). Use of numerical methods in determining fertility affinity in three contiguous sand dune fields of NW Nigeria. Geo-Eco-Trop, 19(1-4): 35-50. agris.fao.org/agris-search/search/display.do?f

B. PAPERS IN NATIONALLY REFEREED JOURNALS

  1. Maniyunda L.M; Raji B.A. and Odunze A.C. (2017). Relationship between soil water retention characteristics and selected soil properties on Basement Complexes in Northern Guinea savanna of Nigeria. FUW Journal of Agriculture and life Sciences Vol. 2(1): 254-272.
  1. Raji B.A. (2016). Characterization and taxonomic classification of some basement complex soils in Kwara State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science, Vol: 26: 87-100
  2. Yau S.L.; Raji B.A.; Malgwi W.B.; Uyovbisere and Manasseh E.A. (2016). An assessment of landuse/cover using conventional and satellite data in Tomas irrigation scheme, Kano, Northwestern Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science, Vol: 26: 154-163
  3. Yau S.L.; Raji B.A.; Malgwi W.B.; Uyovbisere and Manasseh E.A. (2016). Soil Suitability Classification of Tomas Irrigation Scheme for Irrigated Rice Production in Kano State, Nigeria. Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2016; 24(1): 25-34. http://www.scopemed.org/?mno=245808
  4. Raji B.A. (2016). Land suitability evaluation of some basement complex soils in Kwara State for cassava cultivation. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science, Vol: 26: 232-241
  5. Maniyunda L.M.; Raji B.A; Odunze A.C.; Malgwi W.B and Samndi A.M. (2015). Forms of iron in soils on Basement Complex rocks of Kaduna State in Northern Guinea Savanna of Nigeria. Bayero Journal of Pure and Applied Science. Vol 7 (2): 83-92. http://www.ajol.info/index.php/bajopas/article/viewFile/111328/101112
  1. Maniyunda L.M.; Raji B.A; Odunze A.C.; Malgwi W.B (2014). Geochemistry of major elemental oxides on a Lithosequence in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science. Vol 24: 24-35. http://soilsnigeria.net/wp-content/Nigerian%20Journal%20Soil%20Science%20Vol%20(1)%202014.pdf
  2. Maniyunda L.M.; Raji B.A; Odunze A.C.; Malgwi W.B (2014). Morphological and physical properties of soils on Basement Complex in Northern Guinea Savanna of Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science. Vol 24: 36-50. http://soilsnigeria.net/wp-content/Nigerian%20Journal%20Soil%20Science%20Vol%20(1)%202014.pdf
  3. Achukwu E.M., Raji B.A. and Yau S.L. (2013). Compilation of existing soil series in Northeastern Nigeria: Problems and Prospect. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science, Vol. 23 (2): 189-195. http://soilsnigeria.net/wp-content/Nigerian%20Journal%20of%20Soil%20Science%2023(2)%202013%20.pdf
  4. Shobayo A.B.; Raji B.A. ; Malgwi W.B. and Odunze A.C. (2013). Classification and properties of soils developed on gneisses and schists in the Northern Guinea Savanna of Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil and Environmental Research. Vol 11; 86-93. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282325739_Classification_and_properties_of_soils_developed_on_gneisses_and_schists_in_the_Northern_Guinea_Savanna_of_Nigeria
  1. Raji B.A. (2011). Predicting the Cation Exchange Capacity of Soils of the Nigerian Savanna. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science Vol. 21(2): 22-33. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282325659_Predicting_the_Cation_Exchange_Capacity_of_Soils_of_the_Nigerian_Savanna
  2. Raji B.A. and Obidike E.O. (2011). The effects of fallow on soil carbon storage after long-term continuous application of inorganic and organic fertilizers in a sub-humid savanna Alfisol. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science, Vol. 21 (2): 34-40. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282325474_The_effects_of_fallow_on_soil_carbon_storage_after_long-term_continuous_application_of_inorganic_and_organic_fertilizers_in_a_sub-humid_savanna_Alfisol
  3. Raji B.A. (2008). Profile distribution of Total and Available Sulphur and Boron in Sandy Soils of Nigerian Semi-Arid Savanna. Nigerian Journal of Soil and Environmental Research, Vol. 8: 42-49. www.ajol.info/index.php/njser/article/view/52052
  1. Kparmwang T., W.B. Malgwi B.A. Raji and A.M. Falaki (2008). Cropping systems under present and potential landuse on some fadama lands in Jigawa State. Savanna Vol. 21 (1&2): 61-74. Published by the Department of Geography, ABU, Zaria. https://test.abu.edu.ng/abu/pages/researchworks.php?pageNum_rsPaperSearch=37&totalRows_rsPaperSearch=8567
  1. Raji B.A., Ogunwole J.O., Amodu J.T. and Usman N. (2008). Long-term effects of three pastures on some soil properties in an Ustult in northern Guinea savanna zone of Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science Vol. 18: 133 140. www.soilsnigeria.net/.../nigerian%20journal%20of%20soil%20science3
  1. Samndi M.A., B.A. Raji and T. Kparmwang (2007). Long-term effects of exotic tree species (Tectona grandis Linn F) on the status of extractable micronutrients in the Southern Guinea Savanna of Nigerian. Nigerian Journal of Soil and Environmental Research Vol. 7: 15-22. www.ajol.info/index.php/njser/article/view/28414 or https://www.researchgate.net/publication/272231616_Long-Term_Effects_of_Exotic_Tree_Species_Tectona_grandis_Linn_F_on_the_Status_of_Extractable_Micronutrients_in_the_Southern_Guinea_Savanna_of_Nigeria
  2. Samndi M.A., Kparmwang T. and Raji B.A. (2007). Evaluation of Long-term effects of exotic tree species (Tectona grandis Linn.) on physic-chemical properties of Basaltic soils of the Southern Guinea Savanna of Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Research and Policies. Vol. 2 (1): 8-14 www.savannajournal.com/Publications/Vol1No1/P8.pdf
  3. Hassan A.M. and Raji B.A. (2007). Phosphorus distribution and forms in Nigerian Basement Complex Rock, Bauchi. Journal of Physical Sciences Research 2: 13-22. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282326042_Phosphorus_distribution_and_forms_in_Nigerian_Basement_Complex_Rock_Bauchi
  4. Samndi M.A., Raji B.A., Kparmwang, T. And Henry, U.I. (2007). Impact of plantation Forestry with Teak (Tectona grandis Linn.) on nutrient Status of the Newer Basalt of the Southern Guinea Savanna of Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Botany. Vol. 20 (2): 445-456. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282326147_Impact_of_plantation_Forestry_with_Teak_Tectona_grandis_Linn_on_nutrient_Status_of_the_Newer_Basalt_of_the_Southern_Guinea_Savanna_of_Nigeria
  5. Samndi M.A., B.A. Raji, T. Kparmwang and J.O. Ogunwole (2006). An evaluation of long-term effects of fast-growing tree species (Tectona grandis Linn F) on soil morphological and physical properties in the Southern Guinea Savanna of Nigerian. Journal of Environmental Sciences 10(2): 40-49. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282325892_An_evaluation_of_long-term_effects_of_fastgrowing_tree_species_Tectona_grandis_Linn_F_on_soil_morphological_and_physical_properties_in_the_Southern_Guinea_Savanna_of_Nigerian
  6. Samndi M.A., B.A. Raji and T. Kparmwang (2006). Long-term effects of fast growing tree species (Tectona grandis Linn F) on the distribution of Pedogenic forms of Iron and Aluminium in some of the Southern Guinea Savanna of Nigerian. Savannah Journal of Agriculture Vol. 1(1): 39-45. http://savannahjournal.com/Publications/Vol1No1/P8.pdf
  7. Samndi M.A., Kparmwang T. and Raji B.A. (2006). Effects of various ages of Teak (Tectona grandis Linn. F.) plantation on total elemental analysis on Basaltic soils of Southern Guinea Savanna of Nigeria. Journal of Research in Agriculture. Vol. 3 (4): 13-17
  8. Ukem O.B; V.O. Chude I.Y. Amapu, B.A. Raji and O.J. Osaka (2005). Performance of tomato to combined application of foliar Algifol and granular NPK fertilizer on a Typic Haplustalf of Nigeria savanna. Global Journal of Agricultural Sciences. Vol. 4(2) 129-135. www.ajol.info/index.php/gjass/article/view/2261
  9. Ukem O.B; V.O. Chude I.Y. Amapu, and B.A. Raji  (2005). Response of tomato to NPK fertilizer and foliar application of algifol nutrient solution in a Nigerian Savanna soil. Journal of Agriculture, Forestry and Social Sciences. Vol. 3(2) 78-85. https://www.ajol.info/index.php/joafss/article/view/33729
  10. Ogunwole J.O., A.L. Bello, B.A. Raji and C.J. Jahknwa (2005). Spatial variability in soil particle sizes and mean weight diameter of a tropical Alfisol. Journal of Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment. Vol. 7(1): 129-139. https://test.abu.edu.ng/abu/pages/researchworks.php?pageNum_rsPaperSearch=310&totalRows_rsPaperSearch=8567
  1. Raji B.A., W.B. Gimba and A.O. Babalola. (2004). Total and exchangeable bases in soils of Nigerian savanna. Journal of Arid Agriculture Vol. 14: 111-120. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282326679_Total_and_exchangeable_bases_in_soils_of_Nigerian_savanna
  1. Samndi M.A., Y.U. Idris and B.A. Raji. (2004). Trace elements in soils of the Nimbia area of central Nigeria. Journal of Environmental Sciences 8(2): 62-71. www.ng.linkedin.com/pub/yau-idris/29/8a8/39b
  1. Alagbe S.A, E.A. Adanu and B.A. Raji (2004). Characteristics of the Basement complex aquifer in Kaduna area in relation to rural water supply. Borno Journal of Geology Vol. 3 (4&5): 81-89. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282326695_Characteristics_of_the_Basement_complex_aquifer_in_Kaduna_area_in_relation_to_rural_water_supply?
  2. Ogunwole J.O., Raji B.A., Amodu J.T. and R. A. Ausa. (2004). Effects of long-term planted grass fallow on some soil physical properties of an Ustult in NW Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Science Vol. 14: 181-185. https://test.abu.edu.ng/abu/pages/researchworks.php?pageNum_rsPaperSearch=310&totalRows_rsPaperSearch=8567
  3. Owonubi A, Raji B.A. and Owonubi J.J. (2003). Pedogenic forms of iron oxides in two Entisols in semi-arid savanna. Journal of Sustainable Tropical Agricultural Research, Vol. 8: 54-58. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282326864_Pedogenic_forms_of_iron_oxides_in_two_Entisols_in_semi-arid_savanna
  1. Tarfa, BD, EG Uyovbisere, VO Chude, BA Raji, DT Yaro (2003). Effect of the complementary use of NPK and the foliages of Azadirachta and Parkia on yield and nutrients uptake of maize in a savanna soil. Maize revolution in West and Central Africa , pp 224-237. https://books.google.com.ng/books hl=en&lr=&id=ByOsC04kC5sC&oi=fnd&pg= PA224&ots= BOSqYHCFeW&sig=UkSjQwUtOezJVKF6gppI3j-t7fg&redir_esc=y#v= onepage&q&f=false
  2. Raji B.A., T. Kparmwang, W.B. Malgwi and A.M. Falaki(2003). Property, classification and agricultural potential of soils of river Hadejia alluvial complex in the semi-arid region of Nigeria. Samaru Journal of Agricultural Research Vol. 19: 173-190. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282326957_Property_classification_and_agricultural_potential_of_soils_of_river_Hadejia_alluvial_complex_in_the_semi-arid_region_of_Nigeria
  3. Malgwi W.B., V.O. Chude, T. Kparmwang, B.A. Raji (2002). Salinization and sodicity status of irrigated soils and irrigation and drainage water of Jakara and Kano Rivers Project in the semi-arid Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Research, Vol.3: 58-61. https://www.ajol.info/index.php/njser/article/view/28409
  1. Raji B.A. (2002). Productivity assessment of soils on sand dune fields for rainfed crops, pasture and forestry in northwestern Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural and Environment Vol. 3(2): 287-298. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282326967_Productivity_assessment_of_soils_on_sand_dune_fields_for_rainfed_crops_pasture_and_forestry_in_northwestern_Nigeria
  2. Ogunwole J.O., Babalola A.O., Oyinlola E.O. and Raji B.A. (2001). A pedological characterization of soils in the Samaru area of Nigeria. Samaru Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 17: 71-773. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282327157_A_pedological_characterization_of_soils_in_the_Samaru_area_of_Nigeria
  3. Raji B.A. (2001). Groundwater as a Possible Source of water for Irrigation in the Shika River Basin of Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Scientific Research. Vol. III: 35-43. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Bashir_Raji/publication/282327333_Groundwater_as_a_Possible_Source_of_water_for_Irrigation_in_the_Shika_River_Basin_of_Nigeria/links/56128b0d08ae400c16af0b54.pdf
  4. Kparmwang T., Raji B.A., A.C. Odunze and V.O. Chude (2001). Properties, classification and agricultural potentials of Ustults and Tropepts on a sedimentary toposequence in the Benue. Nigerian Journal of Soil Research, Vol.2: 58-65. https://www.academia.edu/22155185/Properties_classification_and_agricultural_potentials_of_Ustults_and_Tropepts_on_a_sedimentary_toposequence_in_the_Benue
  1. Raji B.A., V.O. Chude and I.E. Esu (2001). Phosphate sorption characteristics of three stabilized sand dune soils in north-western Nigeria. Samaru Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 17: 24-35. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282327249_Phosphate_sorption_characteristics_of_three_stabilized_sand_dune_soils_in_north-western_Nigeria
  1. Tarfa B.D., E.O. Uyovbisere, V.O. Chude, B.A. Raji and D.T. Yaro (2001). Effect of the complementary use of foliage of Azadirachta indica, Parkia biglobosa and NPK on yield and nutrients uptake of maize in a savanna soil. Nigerian Journal of Soil Research, Vol.2: 43-50. https://test.abu.edu.ng/abu/pages/researchworks.php?pageNum_rsPaperSearch=37&totalRows_rsPaperSearch=8567
  1. Maniyunda L.M., T. Kparmwang, B.A. Raji and E.O. Uyovbisere (2001). Vol. 1(4): 103-106 Assessment of soil suitable for cotton production at Funtua, Nigeria. Journal of Engineering Technology & Industrial Applications, Vol. 1(4): 103-106.. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282327088_Assessment_of_soil_suitable_for_cotton_production_at_Funtua_Nigeria
  2. Malgwi W.B., A.G. Ojanuga, V.O. Chude, T. Kparmwang, B.A. Raji (2000). Morphological and physical properties of some soils at Samaru, Zaria, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Research, Vol.1: 58-64. http://www.cabdirect.org/abstracts/20043009148.html
  3. Raji B.A. and V.O. Chude. (2000). Agenda before the Nigerian Soil Scientists in the next millennium. Nigerian Journal of Soil Research, Vol.1: 65-68. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282327362_Agenda_before_the_Nigerian_Soil_Scientists_in_the_next_millennium
  4. Raji B.A. and Mohammed K. (2000). Nature of acidity in Nigerian savanna soils. Samaru Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 15: 15-24. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Bashir_Raji/publication/282327368_Nature_of_acidity_in_Nigerian_savanna_soils/links/56128a1a08ae83674f438406.pdf
  5. Ogunwole J.O., B.A. Raji and E.O. Adewumi (2000). Effect of varying energy impacts on the physical properties of a Typic Haplustalf. Nigerian Journal of Soil Research, Vol.1: 4-7.  https://www.cabdirect.org/cabdirect/abstract/20043009145 or https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282325225_Effect_of_soil_compaction_on_the_physical_properties_of_a_Typic_Haplustalf
  1. Raji B.A., I.E. Esu and V.O. Chude (2000). Status and profile distribution of free oxides in Haplustults and Quartzipsamments developed on ancient dunes in NW Nigeria. Samaru Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 15: 41-51. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282327210_Status_and_profile_distribution_of_free_oxides_in_Haplustults_and_Quartzipsamments_developed_on_ancient_dunes_in_NW_Nigeria
  1. Kparmwang T, V.O. Chude, B.A. Raji and A.C. Odunze (2000). Extractable micronutrients in some soils developed on sandstone and shale in the Benue Valley, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Soil Research, Vol.1: 42-48. http://www.cabdirect.org/abstracts/20043009146.html
  1. Raji B.A.; Esu I.E. and Chude V.O. (1999). A Pedological Characterization of soils of Sokoto sand plains of northwestern Nigeria.  Journal of Arid Agriculture Vol.9: 47-59. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282327394_A_Pedological_Characterization_of_soils_of_Sokoto_sand_plains_of_northwestern_Nigeria
  1. Raji B.A., Esu I.E., Chude V.O. and Adefila E.Y. (1996). Properties and classification of soils of the Sangiwa dunes, North-western Nigeria. Samaru Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol 13: 25-37. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282327522_Properties_and_classification_of_soils_of_the_Sangiwa_dunes_North-western_Nigeria
  2. Raji B.A. (1990). An Evaluation of Groundwater Quality for Irrigation in the Asa Basin. Nigerian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Vol. 5(1): 36-42. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Bashir_Raji/publication/282327333_Groundwater_as_a_Possible_Source_of_water_for_Irrigation_in_the_Shika_River_Basin_of_Nigeria/links/56128b0d08ae400c16af0b54.pdf

 

  1. Hassan, A.M.; B.A. Raji and T. Kparmwang (2010). Micromorphological characterization of some soils developed in different parent materials in Kuru, Plateau State. Proceedings of the 34th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Ibadan, Nigeria, 22th-27th March, 2010, pp (in Press)
  2. Raji, B.A., and Owootomo, V. (2007) Compilation of Existing Soil series in northwestern Nigeria: Problems and Prospect. Proceedings of the 31st annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Zaria, Nigeria, 13th-17th November, 2007, pp 108-114
  3. Owonubi, A., T. Kparmwang, B.A. Raji and A.C. Odunze (2007). Morphological and Physical Properties of soils of a Toposequence in Samaru, Zaria, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 31st annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Zaria, Nigeria, 13-17th November, 2007, pp 115-123
  4. Yaro, D.T., T. Kparmwang, B.A. Raji and V.O. Chude (2007). Extractable Micronutrients status of soils in a Plinthitic Landscape at Zaria, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 31st annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Zaria, Nigeria, 13th-17th November, 2007, pp 31-42
  5. Maniyunda, L.M., T. Kparmwang, B.A. Raji and D.T. Yaro (2007). Land suitability evaluation of Haplustults for rainfed crop production in a sub-humid environment of Nigeria. Proceedings of the 31st annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Zaria, Nigeria, 13th-17th November, 2007, pp 60-66
  6. Uyovbisere, E.O., B.A. Raji, K.O. Oluwasemire, W.B. Malgwi, T. Kparmwang, B.D. Tarfa, J.O. Ogunwole, I.Y. Amapu, E.Y. Oyinlola, D.T. Yaro, A.A. Yusuf, A.B. Momodu and A.B.I. Igboanugo (2007). Evaluation of the effects of various sand dune stabilization structures on the fertility and productivity of the Gidan Kaura sand dune formation in Sokoto State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 31st annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Zaria, Nigeria, 13th-17th November, 2007, pp 461-475
  7. Hassan, A.M. and B.A. Raji (2007). Phosphorus distribution and forms in Nigerian Basement Complex rocks, Bauchi. Proceedings of the 31st annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Zaria, Nigeria, 13th-17th November, 2007, pp 506-511.
  8. Raji B.A., W.B. Malgwi, A.M. Falakiand T. Kparmwang (2001). Characterization and classification of soils of the Jangangari alluvial complex in the semi-arid region of Nigeria. Proceedings of the 27th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Calabar, Nigeria, 4th-9th November, 2001, pp 52 - 59
  9. Raji B.A., T. Kparmwang, W.B. Malgwi, and A.M. Falaki(2001). Pedotransfer function for alluvial soils in Jigawa State in the semi-arid region of Nigeria. Proceedings of the 27th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Calabar, Nigeria, 4th-9th November, 2001, pp 202 - 208
  10. Dedzoe D.C., B.A. Raji and M. Staljansen (2001). Monitoring landuse changes in the Nam Phung valley of Lom Kao District in Thailand. Pg 349 355. In. D.E. Stott, R.H. Mohtar and G.C. Steinhardt (eds).  Sustaining the global farm, selected papers from the 10th International soil Conservation Organization Meeting held May 24 29th, 1999 at Purdue University and the USDA-ARS National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/237551336_Monitoring_land_use_changes_in_the_Nam_Phung_Valley_of_Lom_Kao_District_in_Thailand
  11. Raji B.A. (1999). Productivity evaluation of Haplustults and Quartzipsamments derived from contiguous sand dune fields in NW Nigeria for rainfed agriculture, pasture and forestry. Proceedings of the 25th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, at Benin city, Nigeria, 29th to 3rd November, 2000, pp 53-64.
  12. Yaro D.T, Kparmwang T and B.A. Raji (1998). Extent of soil and land degradation in major irrigation schemes in Nigeria. Proceedings of the 12th National Irrigation and Drainage Seminar held in Zaria, 14-16th, April, 1998, pp 294-300
  13. Kparmwang T, A.S. Abubakar, V.O. Chude and B.A. Raji. (1998). The inherent fertility of the micro topographical land features of the river Galma. Proceedings of the 24th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, at Bauchi, 7-11th, December 1998, pp124 -130
  14. Kparmwang T, A.S. Abubakar, B.A. Raji and V.O. Chude. (1998). The suitability of the micro topographical features of the river Galma Fadama at Zaria for arable cropping. Proceedings of the 24th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, at Bauchi, 7-11th, December 1998, pp 113 - 117
  15. Raji B.A, I.E. Esu and V.O. Chude. (1998). Phosphorus fractions from a chronosequence of sand dune soils in the semi-arid savannah, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 24th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, at Bauchi, 7-11th, December 1998, pp 64 - 70
  16. Raji B.A and A. Abdullah (1998). Within pedon variability in Ultisol, Inceptisol, and Entisol in the semi-arid savannah, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 24th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, at Bauchi, 7-11th, December 1998, pp 58 - 63
  17. Raji B.A, Esu I.E., and Chude, V.O. (1997). The mineralogy of Haplustults and Quartzipsamments derived from sand dunes, NW Nigeria. In: B.R. Singh (ed), Management of Marginal Lands in Nigeria, Proceedings, 23rd Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN), at Sokoto, 2-5th, 1997, pp 51-58
  18. Alagbe S.A. and B.A. Raji (1990). Groundwater resources of the crystalline Basement Complex in a semi-arid region- Case study of Kan Gimi River Basin, Nigeria. Proceedings, First Biennial National Hydrology Symposium, Maiduguri, 26-28th, Nov. 1990, pp 559-571
  19. D     CONFERENCE/SEMINAR PAPERS PRESENTED
  20. Raji, B.A. (2013). Economic effect of crime and corruption control: Remedial action. An invited paper delivered at the Induction workshop for Corp Members in Osun State in March, 2013 organized by Searchlight Initiative, Osogbo, 16pp.
  21. Raji B.A. (2013). Deregulation and fuel subsidy removal in Nigeria: An Islamic perspective. An invited paper presented at the 2013 Public Lecture/Scholarship Award day of Obafemi Awolowo University Muslim Graduates Association (UNIFEMGA) on 4th May 2013 at OAU, Ile Ife.
  22. Raji, B.A. (2011). Soils of West Africa: Characteristics, properties and utilization. An invited paper presented at the International workshop on soil physical processes at Institute for Agricultural Research, ABU, Zaria, 20-27th June, 2011.
  23. Raji, B.A. (2010). The situation of food security in Nigeria; Implications for the Muslim Umaah. An invited paper presented at the Islamic Welfare Forum Secretariat, Ilorin on 6th February, 2011.
  24. Raji, B.A., W.B. Malgwi, F.R. Berding and V.O. Chude (2006). Integrating indigenous knowledge and conventional soil science approaches to detailed soil survey in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Paper presented at the 18th World Congress of Soil Science, at Philadelphia, USA, 7th 16th July 2006
  25. Raji B.A., W.B. Malgwi, F.R. Berding and V.O. Chude (2005). Integrating indigenous knowledge and conventional soil science approaches to detailed soil survey in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Paper presented at the 30th Annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Makurdi, 5-9th December, 2005.
  26. Berding F.R., V.O. Chude, S.A. Ingawa, O.O. Oyebanji, W.B. Malgwi and B.A. Raji (2005). Soil survey Index Maps of Nigeria. Paper presented at the 30th Annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Makurdi, 5-9th December, 2005.
  27. Raji B.A., Ogunwole J.O. and J.M. Jibrin (2004). Potentials of soil carbon sequestration in the semi-humid and semi-arid savanna of West Africa: Lessons from long-term experiments. Paper presented at the 29th Annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Abeokuta, 6-10th December, 2004.
  28. Raji B.A., J.O. Ogunwole and J.T. Amadu (2003). Ameliorating effect of long-term grass fallow on an Alfisol in northwestern Nigeria. Paper presented at the 28th Annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Umudike, 3-7th November, 2003.
  29. Raji B.A. and Uyovbisere E.O. (2002). Impact of sand dune stabilization structure on soil development and yield of millet in NW Nigeria. Paper presented at the International conference on Alternative ways of combat desertification at cape Town, South Africa, 8 20th April, 2002.
  30. Raji B.A. (2000). Increasing agricultural productivity through an effective land management system in Nigeria. An invited paper presented at the workshop on Agricultural Productivity Improvement: Processing, Storage and Marketing Techniques, at the National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services, 15th to 17th February 2000.
  31. Raji B.A. and Abdulsufiyan, S (1999). Contribution of organic matter and clay to the cation exchange capacity of Nigerian savanna soils. A Paper presented at the 24th annual conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria at Benin City, Nigeria, 22nd to 25th November, 1999.
  32. Raji B.A., Esu I.E., Chude V.O. and Kparmwang T. (1995). Pedogenesis of three Quaternary sand dune soils in the Sokoto sedimentary basin, NW Nigeria. Paper presented at the 3rd All African Soil Science Society Conference (ASSS), at Ibadan, 20-26th August, 1995.
  33. Raji B.A., Adefila E.Y and Odunze A.C. (1993). Soil Resources Inventory Using Pedo-Geomorphic Relationship - A Case Study of Lom Kao District of Thailand.  A Paper Presented at the Annual Conference of The Nigerian Society of Remote Sensing, 27-30th April,  Kaduna
  34. Raji B.A., I.E. Esu and V.O. Chude (1992). The Risk of Sand Dune Remobilization in the Sokoto Basin, Nigeria. Paper presented at the 20th Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, 15-19th Nov., Ilorin, Nigeria.
  35. Raji B.A, V.O. Chude, I.E. Esu and C.D. Dedzoe (1992). The Aggertrapept Greatgroup : A Proposed Amendment to Soil Taxonomy. Paper presented at the 20th Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, 15- 19th Nov., Ilorin, Nigeria.
  36. Raji B.A., C.D. Dedzoe and M. Staljanssen (1992). Environmental Impact Analysis of Earth Movement Activities in a Floodplain - A Thai Experience. Paper presented at the 20th Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, 15-19th Nov., Ilorin, Nigeria.
  37. E TECHNICAL REPORTS
  38. Raji B.A. (2016). Semi-detailed soil survey of 4,000 hectares of land in Rukubi, Nasarawa State for rice production, Commissioned by the Booker Tate International Group, Abuja, Nigeria, 95pp
  39. Raji B.A. (2015). Semi-detailed soil survey of 15,000 hectares of land in Lafiagi Kwara State for sugarcane production, Commissioned by the BUA International Group, Abuja, Nigeria, 185pp
  40. Raji B.A. (2013). Semi-detailed soil survey of selected sites along cassava value chain in Kwara, Ogun and Abia States, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Abuja, 245p
  41. Raji B.A. (2013). Soil fertility survey of 27 new NPFS sites in Ekiti, Ondo and Cross River States, AfDB/NPFS, Abuja, 98pp
  42. Raji B.A. (2012). Soil fertility survey of nine new NPFS sites in Yobe State, Nigeria, NPFS, Abuja, 75pp.
  43. Raji, B.A., Fasina A.S. and Oluwatosin G. (2013).  Nutrient Omission trial/test along cassava value chain in Nasarawa, Lagos and Ogun States, FMA&RD, Abuja, 125pp
  44. Raji, B.A. (2011). Preliminary report on soil fertility survey of the proposed 20,000 hectares of rice fields in Gassol, Taraba State, IFDC, Abuja, 15pp
  45. Raji, B.A. and Maniyunda, L. (2011). Site specific soil fertility analysis (SSSFA) of Cassava Plus farms in Taraba State, International Fertilizer Development Center, Abuja, 49p
  46. Raji B.A. and Malgwi W.B. (2009). Soil survey and fertility evaluation in two northern states of Katsina (Bakori and Funtua LGAs) and Sokoto (Yabo and Shagari LGAs) and Federal Capital Territory (Kwali and Gwagwalada LGAs). Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources, Abuja, 143pp.
  47. Malgwi W.B. and B.A. Raji (2005). Soil survey index map of Nigeria. NSPFS, FAO Abuja, 37p
  48. Raji B.A. and Malgwi W.B. (2005). Detailed soil survey, fertility baseline evaluation and management strategy design and formulation on three SPFS sites in Kaduna State, 1500ha, 129p
  49. Malgwi W.B, Raji B.A., Kparmwarg T and Tarfa B.D. (2005). Detailed soil survey, fertility baseline evaluation and management strategy design and formulation on three SPFS sites in Katsina State, 1500ha, 112pp
  50. Malgwi W.B., Raji B.A. and Tarfa B.D. (2005). Detailed soil survey, fertility baseline evaluation and management strategy design and formulation on three SPFS sites in Zamfara State, 1500ha, 135p
  51. Odunze A.C. and B.A. Raji (2001). Comprehensive soil survey report of IITA Farm-Zaria, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Nigeria, 22pp.
  52. Kparmwang T., B.A. Raji and V.O. Chude (2000). Report of a soil fertility evaluation for Leventis Foundations/Kano State Agricultural School Farm (18 hectares) at Panda, Kano State, Nigeria, 15pp
  53. Raji B.A. (2000). Technical report of the soil fertility assessment of British-American Tobacco Nigerian LTD farmlands, Isehin, Oyo State, Nigeria, 4pp
  54. Raji B.A. (1998). Technical report of the soil fertility assessment of Virgin Enterprises Farms LTD, Kano State, Nigeria, 4pp
  55. Owonubi J.J., Malgwi W., Kparmwang T., Raji B.A., Falaki A. and Adewumi J.K. (1997). Soil survey and water quality evaluation of fadama soils for irrigation in Jigawa State, Nigeria, Vol. 1: Executive summary, 10pp.
  56. ibid Vol. 2: Detailed  soil survey and soil-water quality analysis of 8500 hectares of Fadama land in Jigawa State, pp 196
  57. ibid..Vol. 3: Appendix: Soil profile descriptions and analytical data on  Detailed  soil survey and soil-water quality analysis of 8500 hectares of Fadama land in Jigawa State, pp 380
  58. Chude V.O, Raji B.A. and Odigie V. (1995). Report on On-site training of Agronomy Laboratory staff, Savannah Sugar Company, Numa, Adamawa State. Soil Science Department, A.B.U., Zaria, 12pp.
  59. Chude V.O, Odunze A.C, Kparmwang T and Raji B.A. (1994). Soil fertility survey of NALDA farm at Wase, Plateau State, Nigeria. Soil Science Department, A.B.U., Zaria, 105pp.