Yao Adjiguita Kolombia

Dr. Yao Adjiguita Kolombia obtained his PhD in Biology from Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium. Dr. Kolombia is an agricultural engineer with research experience in the biological control of weeds, nematode taxonomy, and management. Dr. Kolombia is currently the banana pathologist at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA). Dr. Kolombia received several grants among which, the Erasmus Mundus Grant, the Special Research Fund (BOF), and the Yam improvement for income and food security in West Africa (YIIFSWA). He has published several papers in impact factor journals.