Dr. R.A. Shehu

Full Name:  Dr. Shehu Raheem Adaramaja

Status: Senior Lecturer

Department: Human Kinetics and Health Education

Academic Qualifications

 Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Degree in Health Education, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria  2005                                                       Master of Education (M.Ed) Degree in Health  Education, University of Ilorin, Ilorin Nigeria   2001                                                                   Bachelor of Science (Education) Degree in Health Education, University of Ilorin, Ilorin Nigeria  1997                                                           Nigerian Certificate in Education, Institute of Education, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria  1992
Teachers’ Grade II Certificate, National Teachers’ Institute, Kaduna, Kaduna State, Nigeria 1986

Role: Lecturer and Level Adviser

Area of Research Interest

  1.  Knowledge, myths and problems of HIV/AIDS in Ilorin Metropolis. A research project submitted to the Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education. In partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Award of B.Sc. (Ed) Health Education. 
  2. Implementation of Primary Health Care in Asa and Moro LGA of Kwara State. Submitted to the Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education. In partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Award of Master of Education (M.Ed) Degree in Health Education, University of Ilorin. 
  3. An Assessment of Primary Health Care in curbing the menace of Guinea worm infections in Kankan Village of Asa LGA Kwara State, 1990, University of Ilorin Senate Research Grant.
  4.   Relationship between the Demographic factors and lifestyles of the People of Kaduna State. A dissertation submitted in partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Award of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Degree in Health Education, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.

Contact Information
Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education, Faculty of Education, University of Ilorin

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Publications:

  1. Shehu, R.A. & Obiyemi, O.O (2008). Reforms in Early Childhood Cares and Development Education (ECCDE) Programme: Issues, Myths and Child Health Concerns. 27: 55-63.  Ilorin Journal of Education. A Publication of Faculty of Education, University of Ilorin; Ilorin, Nigeria. 
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/1.pdf
  2. Shehu, R. A. (2006): Implementation of Primary Health Care (PHC) in Asa and Moro Local Government Areas of Kwara State. Ilorin Journal of Health, Physical Education and Recreation. 5 133-138.  Published by the Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education 
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/2.pdf
  3. Shehu, R. A. and Adegbite C. O. (2005): "Relationship between Lifestyles and Health Problems Suffered by the People of Kaduna State, Ilorin Journal of Health Physical Education and Recreation".  4 107 –114. Published by the Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. 
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/3.pdf
  4. Shehu, R. A. and Suleiman M. A. (2005): "A Critique of World Health Organization (WHO)’s definition of Health and its Relevance in 21st Century". Institute Journal of Studies in Education, 2 (2): Pp 25 – 28. Published by Institute of Education, University of Ilorin.  http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/21.pdf
  5. Shehu R. A and Sheshi, B. (2002): "Need for Teaching Sex Education in Nigerian Secondary Schools". Institute Journal of Studies in Education, 1(4): Pp 141 – 148. Published by the Institute of Education, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria.http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/4.pdf
  6. Shehu, R. A. (2000): "An Assessment of Primary Health Care in Curbing the Menace of Guinea Worm Infections in Kankan Village of Asa LGA Kwara State". Journal of Health and Fitness International.  1 (2): 29 – 36.http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/20.pdf
  7. Shehu R.A; Yahaya, L.A; Onasanya S.A; Ogunsakin, E.A. & Oniyangi, S.O.: Influence of Demographic Factors on the Lifestyles of Students of Tertiary Institutions in  Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Research in Education, 1(1): 81-90. An official Journal of the Colaboration of Education Faculities in West Africa (CEFWA).
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/5.pdf
  8. Baba,D.A.;Shehu,R.A.& Oniyangi,S.O  (2011):  Perception of Women of Reproductive Age in Moro Local Government Area of Kwara State on Influence of Population Education on the Acceptance of Family Planning Services.  Nigerian Journal of Health Education  23  16-23  University of Ibadan,Ibadan,  An Official Journal of the Nigerian School Health Association  http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/30.pdf
  9. Shehu, R.A; Ogunsakin E.A. & Venkateswarlu, K. (2010): Knowledge Acquistion and Behaviour Change for the Prevention of HIV and AIDs. Nigerian Journal of Sociology of Education IV(1): 79-84. An Official Journal of the Nigerian Association of Sociologists of Education http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/7.pdf
  10. Baba, D.A; Oniyangi, S.O., Shehu, R. A., Adebayo, R & Oguntunji, I.O. (2010). Awareness of Health Consequences of Vesico Vagina Fistula on Reproductive Health Among Women in Ilorin Metropolis, Kwara State, Nigeria.  journal of Community Physiology: 1:125-139. Published by the Association for Applied Psychology and human Performance.
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/8.pdf
  11. Baba, D.A; Shehu, R. A. & Oniyangi, S.O. (2010). Impact of School Health Programme on Health of Primary School Pupils in Moro Local Governmen, Kwara State. Nigerian Journal of Health Education. 14(1): 248-260.  An Official of the Nigerian Association of Health Educators. 
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/6.pdf
  12. Onigbinde, A.T., Oyerinde, O.O., Talabi, A.E, Obiyemi, O.O., Ogunsakin E.A., Adesoye, A.A; Shehu, R.A., Oniyangi S.O. & Orijajogun, O.O. (2009). Effects of Therapeutic Exercises on Some Selected Drugs. Nigerian Journal of Medical Rehabilitation 14 (1 & 2). Issue No. 22. Published by the Nigerian Society of Physiotherapy. 
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/9.pdf
  13. Shehu, R.A. & Baba, D.A.(2009). Health Products and Services Consumers in Ilorin Metropolis, Knowledge of Benefirts of Education and Laws Against Quackery 21(1&2): 68-75.  Nigerian School Health Journal. an Official Journal of the nigerian School Health Association
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/10.pdf
  14. Shehu, R. A. and Sheshi, B. (2007): "Practice and Efficacy of Alternative Medicine in Nigeria, Journal of Health Education and Sport Science (JOHESS). 6(1): 33-43. Published by the Department of Physical and Health Education, University of Maiduguri,  
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/12.pdf
  15. Shehu, R. A. and Nnabueze, U. C. (2007): Stress as a Global Health Problem. Journal of Research in Health And Sports Sciences (JORHASS). 7(1): 18-22. Published by the Department of Physical and Health Education, Bayero University, Kano, Kano State, Nigeria.  
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/13.pdf
  16. Shehu, R. A., Issa Y. O. and Mohammed A. (2007): The Role of Teachers in the Promotion of Mental Health among Secondary School Students in Ilorin, Kwara State", Nigerian School Health Journal. 19(1): 39-49. An Official Journal of Nigerian School Health Association.
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/11.pdf
  17. Suleiman, M. A. and Shehu, R. A. (2005): "The Influence of Environmental Factors on the Adolescent Health Journal of Education Research and Development 1(1): 121-125.  Published by the  Faculty of Education, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.  http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/15.pdf
  18. Shehu, R. A. and Sheshi, B. (2005): "Gender-role Differentials in Implementation of Health Policy in Nigeria. 13 (1): 85 –92. Nigerian Journal of Health Education". An Official Journal of Nigerian Association of Health Educators.http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/16.pdf
  19. Shehu, R. A. and Adegbite C. O. (2005): "Scoioeconomic Differences and Risk Factors among the People of Kaduna State". West African Journal of Physical and Health Education and Recreation,  9(1): 151-159. University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria 
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/14.pdf
  20. Shehu, R. A. (2002): "Federal Road Safety Corps and Accident Prevention in Nigeria. Nigerian School Health Journal". 14 (1 & 2): 34 – 44. An Official Journal of Nigerian School Health Association. http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/17.pdf
  21. Shehu, R. A. (2001): "Implementation of Primary Health Care (PHC) through Community Based Health Education Programme in Ilorin Metropolis". Nigerian School Health Journal,  13 (1 & 2): 201 – 210. An Official Journal of Nigerian School Health Association.
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/18.pdf
  22. Shehu, R.A. (2000). Health Policy and Development in Nigeria.  A Restrospective Analysis.  The Journal of African Management Practice.  1(1): 31-38: Published by the Association of Africa Management Practitioners. 
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/19.pdf
  23. Onasanya, S.A. & Shehu, R.A. (2011) Acheiving Sustainable Academic Growth Through Courseware Integration.  The Experience of a Nigerian University in D.O. Durosaro & A.A. Adegoke (Ed.) Higher Education and Globalization.  A publication of the Collaboration of Education Faculities in West Africa (CFEWA) pp 49-58.
    http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/31.pdf
  24. Onigbinde, A.T, Talabi, A.E., Shehu, R.A. & Mbada, C.E   (2012):  Clinical Implications for the Effects of Glueosamine Sulfate Lontophoresis on Fasting Plasma Glucose Levels.  Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal .  30  2-3  Hong Kong  An Official Journal of the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association.  www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/s1013702512000048
  25. Onasanya, S.A., Shehu, R.A., Ogunlade, O.O. & Adefuye, A.L.  (2011):  Teachers’ Awareness and Extent of Utilization of Information Technologies for Effective Science and Health Education in Nigeria.  Singapore Journal of Scientific Research  1  49-58  Singapore,United States of Ame  Published by the Singapore Association of Scientific Researchers. http://www.scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=sjsres.2011.49.58&linked=pdf
  26. Onigbinde, A.T.; Talabi, A.E., & Shehu, R.A.  (2011):  Acute Effects of Combination of Glucosamine Sulphate lontophoresis with Exercise on Fasting Plasma Glucose of Participants with Knee Osteoarthritis.  Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal .  29  79-85.  Hong Kong  An Official Publication of the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association. www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/s1013702511000248.
  27. Onasanya, S.A. Shehu, R.A., Oduwaiye, R.O. & Shehu, L.A (2010). Higher Institutions Lecturers’ Attitude Towards Integration of ICT into Teaching and Research in Nigeria. 2 10) 1-10 Research Journal of Information Technology. ISSN: 1815-7432. Science Alert Publication, Singapore  http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjit.2010.1.10&linkid=pdf.
  28. Oduwaiye, R.O.; Owolabi, H.O., Onasanya, S.A. & Shehu, R.A.   (2010):  Research Dissemination, Utilization and Commercialization by Lecturers: Case Study of University of Ilorin  Journal of Educational Review.   3    251-256.  Centre for Countinuing Educati  The Official Journal of the Higher Education Research and Policy Network (HERPNET),  http://www.serialpublications.com/journal/.asp?jid=472&jtype=1.
  29. Nnabueze, U.C. & Shehu, R.A.  (2010):  Nurses Role in Counselling and Education of Sexually Transmitted Disease Patients in Government Hospitals in Enugu, Nigeria  Ghana Journal of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (GJOHPERD).    2   64-73  University of Cape Coast, Ghan  Published by the Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, University of Cape Coast, Ghana, West Africa  http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/34.pdf
  30. Raheem, U.A. & Shehu, R.A.   (2010):  Correlates and Health Consequences of Indoor Air Pollution Among Urban Households in Ilorin, Nigeria  Global Journal of Human Social Science. 10 (4) 80-87   10   80-87  New York, United States of Ame  Published by the New York Association of Human Social Scientists.  www.socialscience.org/index.php/GJHSS/article/view/69/48.
  31. Shehu, R.A.; Onasanya, S.A., Oloyede, T.A. & Kinta, M.   (2010):  Contribution of Information and Communication Technology to the Prevalence of Obesity and Elevated Blood Pressure Among Secondary School Students in Nigeria.  Journal of Applied Sciences.   10   359-362  United States of America.  Official Journal of the Asian Network for Scientific Information, based in United States of America.  http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=jas.2010.359.362&linkid=pdf
  32. Onasanya, S.A.; Shehu, R.A., Iwokwagh, N.S. & Soetan, A.K  (2010):  Creating Engaging 3-D Animation Digitization for Instructional Media and Health Communication.  Information Technology Journal,   9   89-97.  Singapore,United States of Ame  Published by the Singapore Association of Scientific Researchers.  http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=.itj.0000.14489.14489&linkid.pdf
  33. Onigbinde,A.T.;Talabi,A.E.;Ogunsakin,E.A.;Adesoye,A.A.;Awotipe,A.;Mbada,C.E.;Obiyemi,O.O.;Oyerinde,O.O&Shehu,A  (2010):  Acute Effects of Licocaine Iontophoresis on Pain and Joint Motions during Application of Mobilization Techniques-A Technical Report.  Ghana Journal of Physiotherapy  2  23-29  Accra,Ghana  Official Journal of the Ghana Association of Physiotherapists  http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/36.pdf
  34. Shehu,R.A.;Shettima,M & Tanglang,N.  (2010):   Gender Perception on the Impact of School Sports on Sports Development in Borno State of Nigeria  The Social Sciences  5  149-151  Pakistan  Official Journal of the Social Scientists based in Pakistan  DOI:10.3923/sscience.2010.149.151 http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/36.pdf
  35. Onasanya, S.A.; Shehu, R.A., Fakomogbon, M.A. & Soetan, A.K  (2010):  Learning Information and Communications Technology Skills and the Subject Context of Introductory Technology Learning in Nigeria.   Journal of Artificial Intelligence   3   59-66  Singapore,United States of Ame  Official Journal of the Asian Network for Scientific Information based in Singapore.   http://www.scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=jai.2010.59.66&linkid=pdf.
  36. Uthman, H.A, Sheu, R.A., Onasanya, S.A.& Baba, D.A. (2010): health Implications of Widowhood Practices in Niger State, Nigeria: Pakstian Journal of Social Sciences. 7, 101-105 Pakstian, Asia. Official Journal of Pakistian Social Science Researchers. Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.3923/pjssci/2010.101.105http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/36.pdf
  37. Oyerinde, O.O., Shehu, R.A., Onasanya, S. A. & Kinta M. (2010): Managing the Aids Victims through a Community Based Health Approach and Interactive Media Exposition: The social Sciences. 5 (2) 152-155 Published in Pakistan, Asia, by Medwell Journals. DOI:10.3923/sscience.2010.152.155 Downloadable fromhttp://www.medwelljournals.com/fulltext/TSS/2010/152-155.pdf
  38. Shehu, R.A. & Venkateswarlu, K.  (2009):  Sedentary Lifestyle of Rural and Urban People of Kaduna State. The Need for Exercise.  African Journal of Educational Studies (AJES).  6  156-168  University of Botswana,Gaboron  Published by the Faculty of Education, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.  http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/38.pdf
  39. Raheem, U.A.; Shehu, R.A. & Segun Agboola, B.T.  (2009):  Exploring the Social and Environmental Determinants of Child Health in Ilorin, Nigeria.  Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies and Management. .  2  73-82  Bashir Dar University, Bashir   Published by the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Bashir Dar University, Bashir Dar, Ethiopia  www.ajol.info/index.php/ejesm/article/viewfile/48268/34630
  40. Oduwaiye R. O, Shehu R. A & Onasanya S. A (2009) Technology-Driven and Viable Child-Health Care for Enhanced Management of Universal Basic Education in Nigeria: Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences. 6 (6), 350 - 355. Published in Pakistan, Asia by Medwell Publishers.  DOI: 10.3923/pjssci.2009.350.355 Downloadable athttp://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/36.pdf
  41. Shehu,R.A.;Onasanya,S.A.;Onigbinde,T.A.;Ogunsakin,E.A.;&Shehu,A.A  Lifestyle, Fitness and Health Promotion Initiative of the University of Ilorin; An Educational Media Intervention  International Journal of West Africa University Games  Republic of Benin  An Official Journal of the West Africa University Games  Letter of Acceptance dated: 2012/06/11
  42. Shehu, R.A. & Baba, D.A  Choosing Family Physician: An Effective Measure for Ensuring Optimal Family Health in Ilorin Metropolis.   African Journal of Educational Studies (AJES).  University of Botswana,Gaboron  Published by the Faculty of Education,University of Botwana, Gabrone, Botwana.  Letter of Acceptance dated: 2010/09/28
  43. Shehu,R.A.&Baba D. A  Environmental Factors that Influence the Health of Under 5's in Ilorin,Kwara State,Nigeria  African Journal of Educational Studies (AJES).  University of Botswana,Gaboron  Published by the Faculty of Education,University of Botwana, Gabrone, Botwana.  Letter of Acceptance dated: 2011/01/22
  44. Shehu, R.A., Onasanya, S.A. & Nnabueze, U.C  (2011):  Gender as a Determinant of Individual Lifestyle for Sustainable Development in Africa.  Culture, Science and Sustainable Development in Africa. Refereed papers from the 1st University of Cape Coast and University of Ilorin Joint International Conference.     291-300  University of Cape Coast, Ghan  Published by the University of Cape Coast, Ghana and the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/27.pdf
  45. Shehu, R.A., Onasanya, S.A. & Nnabueze, U.C.  (2011):  Nutritional Lifestyle of the People of Kaduna State, Nigeria: The Need for Educational Intervention.  Culture, Science and Sustainable Development in Africa. Refereed papers from the 1st University of Cape Coast and University of Ilorin Joint International Conference.    311-319.  University of Cape Coast, Ghan  Published by the University of Cape Coast, Ghana and the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/publications/adaramaja/28.pdf