1988 Best graduating student in Zoology Unit, Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Calabar, Nigeria
1997 President Jimmy and Rosalyn Carter Award for meritorious service to mankind in the eradication of guinea worm in Nigeria
2004 National University Commission (NUC) Research Project Award at First Nigerian University Research and Development Fair
2007 Travel Fellowship award for Gordon Malaria Conference, September 9 – 14, 2007, Oxford, United Kingdom.
2008 Travel scholarship for the 9th South East Asia International Epidemiological Association Conference in Dhaka, Bangladesh, February 9-12, 2008.
2008 Travel fellowship to participate in Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) Conference in Bamako, Mali, September 25-27, 2008
2010 Travel Award to the 2nd International Conference on Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) in Lisbon, Portugal, February 5-10, 2010.
2010 Travel Award to the 10th South East Asia International Epidemiological Association Conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka, May 23rd – 26th 2010
2010 Travel Award to the Grantee Meeting (Communicable Diseases in Sub Saharan Africa), in Hamburg, Germany, September 4-6, 2010.
2012 Travel Award to 3rd International conference on Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) in Maputo, Mozambique, January 30th – February 2nd, 2012.
2012 Travel Award to the 50th International conference of British Society for Parasitology, University of Strathclyde, in Glasgow, Scotland, April 2-6, 2012.
2013 Travel Award to the 51st International conference of British Society for Parasitology, University of Bristol, in Bristol, April 8-11, 2013.
2013 Travel Award to the Grantee Meeting of Volkswagen Foundation in Sub Saharan Africa, in Hanover, Germany, October 10-15, 2013.
2014 Travel Scholarship Award to the Biennial Meeting of Royal Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, in Oxford, United Kingdom, September 25-27, 2014.
2015 Travel Award to Gordon Research Conference on Tropical Infectious Diseases, Galveston, Texas, USA, March 8-13, 2015.
2016 Travel Award to British Society for Parasitology Spring Meeting at Imperial College, London, April 11-13, 2016
2017 Travel Support to IEA World Congress of Epidemiology at Sonic City, Tokyo, August 18-23, 2017
2018 Travel Award to 4th Symposium on Surveillance-Response Systems Leading to Tropical Disease Elimination in Shanghai, China, June 25-26, 2018