Dr. Anikwe ia an Applied Entomologist with focus on Apiculture and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) of field and store pests. He graduated with a BSc degree in Crop Protection and Environmental Biology in 1998; MSc Applied Entomology in 2000; and PhD Entomology in 2009, all degrees were obtained from the University of Ibadan.
Dr Anikwe has been involved in several international and local projects in pest management and beekeeping. He has mentored several students and linked some of his students with international collaborators. He is a member of the Entomological Society of Nigeria (ESN) and Society for Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Management (SETPOM). He has some research publications to his credit and had won some research grants.