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Mrs. Idibie Tosan Patience
M.Sc. (NSUKKA), B.Ed (UNIPORT), N.C.E(COE, Adeyemi)

  • Designation: Chief Lecturer
  • Office/Department: Home Economics
  • Specialisation:


Mrs. Idibie Tosan Patience is a Chief Lecturer in the Department of Home Economics in the College of Education, Warri. She holds a Bachelor of Education in Home science and management, Master in Human Nutrition and Ph.D (Home Economics Education) in view.

She is happily married and blessed with Seven (7) children.

Other Information

1. Doctor of Philosophy (in  View) in Home Economics Education, Delta State University , Abraka. (2005 till date)
2. Masters of Science (M.Sc.) in Human Nutrition, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. (1999)
3. Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) in Home Science and Management, University of Ibadan, Port-Harcourt campus (1983)
4. National Certificate in Education (N.C.E.) in Home Economics, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo (1979)
5. W. A. S.C, from  Clude’s Girl Grammar School, Sapele, Delta State (1974)
6. Primary School Leaving Certificate, from Convent Primary School, Sapele, Delta State (1968)
a) Baptist High School Igbaja-Kwara State     N.Y.S.C (July 79 – August 80)
b) asoro Grammar School, Benin City            Master III (August 80 – Dec. 82)
c) Baptist High School, Eku                             Master III (Feb. 85 – August 86)
d) College of Education, Warri                         Lecturer (15/02/90 – Date)
e) College of Education, Warri                        Principal Lecturer (2004)
f) College of Education, Warri                          H.O.D. (1993 – 1995, 2002 – 2005)
g) Federal Ministry of Labour                           Specialist Tester (1998 – 2003)
h) WASC                                                          Practical Examiner (1988 – 1994)
i) WASC                                                           Setting of Questions (2005)

Dates                                 Positions:

1/12/93 -1995                     Head of Department
12/2/2001                           Acting Dean, School of Vocational Education, Warri
1/l/2002-3 1/12/03              Head of Department
31/12/2003-March 2005     Academic Adviser to Part II Home Economics Students


1993/1994-1994/95     Member Essential Commodities Committee
1997                            Consultant, Consultancy Services Unit, College of Education, Warri.
2006                            Chairman, Environmental Sanitation Committee
2007                            Chairman, VOCED National Conference Committee


DATES                        ACTIVITIES

September 1980-98     Examining Students in Practicals in Home Economics Courses
1987                             TC II State Home Management Practical Examination
26/9/95                         Interview Panel Member
8/5/06 — Date              External Moderator to Federal College of Education (Tech), Asaba
9/2/07 — Date              External Moderator to College of Education, Ekiadolor, Beniji
May 2007 — Date        External Moderator to College of Physical Education, Mosogar Occasional Talks to Youth on Religious Matters and Occasional Talks to Women Associations on Nutrition and Home Management
1998-2002     —          Specialist tester in Home Economics related courses in trade tests I and II with the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity.
3.  HERAN             
4.  Nigerian Primary and Teacher Education Association


The Attitudes of senior Secondary School Students in Warri towards choosing Home Economics as a Care ...

Journal: Nigeria Vocational Association, 1992
Author: Ogowewo, O.B. and Idibie, P. T.

Problems in Vocational I-Tome Economics Education in Nigeria

Journal: Improvement Strategies for the New Millennium SIVE, 2001
Author: Idibie. P. T.

Home Economics Education: An Enhancement for Early Childhood Education Enterprise for Sustained Deve ...

Journal: Journal of Vocational Education (JOVE), 2005
Author: Idibie, P. T.

The Place of Home Economics Education in Primary and Teacher Education

Journal: Nigeria Journal of Teacher Education and Teaching, 2006
Author: Idibie, P.T. and Ochonogor, E.

Nutrition Education in Nigerian Primary Schools: Implications for Primary Teacher Education

Journal: Nigeria Journal of Teacher Education and Teaching, 2006
Author: Ochonogor, B. and Idibie, P.