metals are known to be carcinogenic when consumed by humans above certain
permissible limits over a long period of time. This study assessed the
concentrations of some heavy metal contaminants in River Romi, Kaduna and the
consequences of these heavy metals on human health. The Atomic Absorption
Spectroscopy (AAS) technique was employed to assess the concentration of Cd,
Pb, Cu, Zn, Fe, Cr and Ni in surface water samples from River Romi. The results of the finding show that ...