Dr. Egbe, Cyprian is a Lecturer in the Department of Environmental Management and Toxicology of the College of Natural Resources and Environmental Management of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State. He has BA (ed), PGDE in Environmental Education, MSc. and PhD in Environmental Resource Planning and Management (ERPM). Before now Dr. Egbe began his carrier as Lecturer in 1991 where he worked with the Cross River State College of Education, Akamkpa until 2001, the Cross River State University of Technology Calabar from 2002 – 2009, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education Owerri from 2010 – 2016 where he rose to the rank of Principal Lecturer. He has served as Head of Department of Geography and Environmental Studies from 2013 – 2015. He has taught different courses in geography and environment to both NCE, Degree and PGD students and supervised projects and thesis respectively. He is passionate in researches related to Tourism, Biodiversity conservation and Environmental Resources planning and management.



Journal Articles

Egbe, Cyprian A, Ojinma, Chux, Okoraoafor, P. E. N. and Achubie, M. O. (2018). Implications of Community Market Locations on Environmental Safety of Residents in Imo State – Nigeria. CARD International Journal of Environmental Studies and Safety Research (IJESSR). Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RUST), Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Vol. 2. No. 2. June 2018.


Egbe, Cyprian A. (2017): Role of Eco- Tourism Development as Biodiversity Conservation Strategy for Climate Change Mitigation in Cross River State. CARD International Journal of Environmental Studies and Safety Research (IJESSR).Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Vol.2 No 2, June, 2017.


Egbe, Cyprian A and Bisong, F E (2015): Implications and Options to Severe Climate Variability for Sustainable Agricultural Practice, Food Production and Supply in Nigeria. International Education Journal (INTEJ). A World Council for Curriculum Instruction (WCCI) Publication. Vol. 9 No.1 December, 2015.


Egbe, Cyprian A (2016): Global Flood Inventory: Causes Effects and Mitigation Options for Rural Livelihood and Sustainable Development in Nigeria. ALVANA Journal of Social Sciences, the Humanities and Education. A TETFUND Sponsored Publication. Vol. 2 No. 1 2016.


Ijioma, B C, Obasi, M N and Egbe, C A (2016):  A Case for Teaching and Learning of Environmental Education in Nigerian Schools. International Education Journal (INTEJ) A World Council for Curriculum Instruction (WCCI) Publication.Vol.10 No.1 July, 2016.


Akakuru, O. Maduka, E. and Egbe, C A. (2015): Effects of computer assisted Learning in Teaching Geography in Schools. Journal of Social Sciences, AIFCE-Owerri.


Cyprian AEgbe, Margaret A Yaro, Asuquo E Okon& Francis E Bisong (2014): Rural People’s Perception to Climate Change Variability/Change in Cross River State. Canada, Journal of Sustainable Development. Vol 7 No.2, 2014 pp25-36.


Ume N. C, Enwereuzor, A.I, Egbe, C. A, Ike, M. C, and Umo, S.I (2014): Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) and Satellite Remote Sensing (SRS) Technologies in identifying Impacts of Gully Erosion in Urualla. Idiato North Local Government Area, Imo State- Nigeria. Global Research Journal of Science. ISSN 2276-8300, Academic Publications, 2014.


Egbe, C A. & Oruwari, J N. (2013): Environmental Auditing: A Proactive Approach in Governance towards Effective Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in Nigeria. International Bi-Lingual Journal of Anti- Corruption, Law, Humanities, Social Sciences and Development Studies.Dubai, U. A., E. vol.4 nos 1.2013 pp.112-117.


Oruwari, J N &Egbe, C A. (2013): Curriculum Development on Climate Change for Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria for Sustainable Development. Nigerian Journal of Curriculum Studies Association. Vol.20 nos 3, 2013 pp217-222


Eneji. V C, Egbe C A, Ajake E&Emmanghe E (2011): Urban Infrastructural Development: Environmental Decay and Human Health. China, JABE, 2011


Okafor C. A, Egbe C.A and Akalonu - Charles C. (2011): Climate Change; Threats to Agriculture on Food Security in Nigeria.Owerri, Social Studies Journal Vol. 2 No 1.


EgbeC A, & Ubouh E.A (2010): Implications of Climate Change on Urban Water Supply and Demand in Nigeria.The Nigeria Journal of Energy and EnvironmentalEconomics


E.A Ubouh, Okpilya FI, I, M Sam-kamange and Egbe C.A (2010): Influence of Industrial Effluents of Water Quality of Onyide River within the Aluminum Extrusion Industry at Ikeduru Imo State Nigeria. 1st Vol. 7 No.1 pp 125-136.


Egbe C A, Ambo M, Ajake E, EmangheE, Eneji, V C.  (2010): Impacts of Ngo’s Conservation Initiatives for Sustainable Tourism and Economic Development in Cross River State.China, JABE, 2010.


Egbe, C A, Charles-Akalonu C & Okafor C (2010): Infrastructural Development Policies: Implications on the Development of Rural Communities in Nigeria. Owerri- Imo State.


Egbe C. A (2010); Impact of Ecotourism as Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Measures in Cross River State.Journal of Geographic Thought (JOGET) University of Port Harcourt, Vol. 2 No.1. 2010


Egbe, C. A, Eze, B. E & Ambo M. (2009); Impacts of Plantation Agriculture on Natural Forest Loss in Etung L. G. A. of Cross River State.Journal of Geographic Thought (JOGET). University of Port Harcurt.Vol. 1 No.1. 2009.


Egbe, C.A and Eteng, I.E (2007): Environmental Education: A philosophical Perspective: in Education, Work and Productivity, Philosophy of Education Association of Nigeria (PEAN) Journal, 2007


Egbe, C.A (1999): Importance of Visual Material in Teaching Environmental Education in Schools in Akamkpa L.G.A., Journal of Education (AJE) vol. 2 pp 45-53.


Book Publication


Egbe, C A & Obasi, M N (2015): Perspectives in Population and Family Life Education. (A Handbook for sustainable livelihood). Owerri, Mercy Devine Publishers.


Ekpiken-Ekanem, RS &Egbe CA (2004): Fundamentals of Environmental Impact Assessment. Nigeria, Calabar. SAMROI Publishers.


Egbe, CA &Upla JI (2004): Topical Issues in Environmental Health. Nigeria, Lagos Serenity Ventures.



Chapter Contribution:

Egbe, Cyprian A. (2016): Definition, Scope and Classification of Environment: in P.E.N. Okoroafor and C.C. Ojinma (ed) 2016: Environmental Challenges and Resolutions. Owerri, Kosoko press Ltd.


Egbe, C A. (2015): Importance of Population and Family life Education in Nigeria.


Egbe C A and Obi Abang (2000): Nigeria Environment: In General studies Education (GSE). Vol 1 Index Publishers.


Egbe C. A. (1999). Self Help Strategy: A veritable Tool for Environmental Sustainable and Management: In Approach to Issues and Problem of National Developments, Index Publishers pp 176.



Egbe, C. A. (2016). Disaster Management Framework in Nigeria. Lecture presented as facilitator in a 3-day conference/workshop on Flood and Fire Disaster Emergency Management. Asaba, Delta State. 27th – 29th April, 2016.


Egbe, C A. Acubie, M. Ojinma, C C and Okoroafor, P E N. (2015): Geographic Information System Analysis on Levels of Environmental Safety in Existing Community Markets in Imo State. A Paper Presented at the 25th AGM/ National Conference of the Nigerian Environmental Society. Owerri, 4th – 6th November, 2015.


Oruwari, J N and Egbe, C A. (2015): Teaching Culture in the 21th Century Classroom. A Paper presented at the 28th Annual National Conference of Curriculum Association of Nigeria (CON). Lagos, University of Lagos. 16th – 19th September, 2015.


Ijioma, B, Obasi, M N & Egbe, C A. (2014): Environmental Education: A Tool for Quality Assurance for a Sustainable Environment in Nigeria. Paper Presented at the Maiden National Conference on the Teacher, Professional Practices & contemporary issues for Quality Assuranceat Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba –Delta State 7th-11th April, 2014.


Egbe C.A, Charles- Akalonu, C. & Okafor C (2012): Review of Importance of water Transport on the Development of Coastal Areas in Nigeria. Paper      presented at National Conference of Social Sciences Association of             Nigeria. AlvanIkoku Federal College of Education, Owerri.


Egbe C.A, and Oruwari, J. (2012): Environmental Auditing: A proactive    Approach in Governance on Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation    in Nigeria. Paper presented at Nmet Association of Nigeria 5th – 9th November 2012, University of Benin.


Akalonu, C. & Egbe, C. A. (2012): An Assessment of the Role of Women in Environmental Degradation. The case of Owerri municipality. Paper presented at the 10th International Conference of the School of Social Science, AIFCE, Owerri 18th-19th July 2012.


Egbe, C A, Okafor C A, & Charles-Akabonu C. (2012): Review of the Role of

Water Transportation in the Dev. of the Economy of Coastal Communities in Nigeria. Paper presented at the 10th International conference ofSOSS AIFCE Owerri on National Security & Sustainable Development 18th-19th July 2012.


Egbe, C A &Oruwari J N (2012): Sustainable Development. The need for climate curriculum for Nigerian Schools.paper presented at National Conference of Curriculum Development Association of Nigeria. Imo State University. August, 2012.


Egbe CA, Okafor CA, and Charles-AkalonuC. (2011): Climate Change: Threats to Agriculture and Food Security in Nigeria. Paper presented at the 3rd National Conference/ Workshop of school of Social Studies Association of Nigeria. Imo State chapter –Owerri, 11th -13th May 2011.


Egbe C.A and Okafor C.A (2011); Climate Change and Transportation: A Vicious Cycle Effects on Sustainable livelihood. Paper presented at the 53rd Annual Conference of Association of Nigerian Geographers (ANG) LASU-Lagos State, 21st-24th November, 2010.


Egbe C.A and Charles- Akalonu C. (2011): The Role of EIA on Transport Infrastructure for Sustainable Development in Nigeria. Paper presented at the 53rd Annual Conference of Association of Nigerian Geographers (ANG) LASU - Lagos State, 21st – 24th November 2011.


Egbe C.A, Charles-Akalonu, C. Okafor C (2010): Infrastructural policies: implications on the Dev. Of rural communities in Nigeria: A paper presented at the 9th National conference of social sciences AIFCE OwerriImo State 15th- 17th July, 2010.


Egbe C A (2008): Rationale for Environmental Education and Tourism in Tertiary Institutions. Paper Presented at the Stake-Holders Summit on Education: (Quality and Access to Education in Cross River State) 11th-12th December 2008


Egbe, C. A (2008): Appraisal of the Rationale for a Curriculum on Environmental Education and Assessment of Existing Curriculum on Tourism.Calabar, Cross River State. 11-12 Dec 2008.


Egbe C.A (2000): The Role of Traditional Communication Media in the     Effective Implementation of Environmental Education in Nigeria. National Conference of Tropical Environment Forum on Environment and Sustainable Development, Calabar, Polytechnic, Calabar.