Funding for this research was provided by:
Tertiary Education Trust Fund (year 2011/2012/2013 (Merged) Research grants intervention)
Received: 25 October 2020
Accepted: 23 November 2020
First Online: 7 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The experimental research complied with the institutional, national and international guidelines and was carried out after all animal experimental protocols were approved by the Research and Ethics Committee of the Department of Animal Production and Health, of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Nigeria. Committee’s reference number is not available.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.