Publications

2018/2019 Academic Year

No.  Author  Title  Journal Pages  Year
1 Nyariki DM, Amwata DA The value of pastoralism in Kenya: Application of total economic value approach Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice (2019) 9:9 July 2019
2 Ngesu SN, Kandagor M Tafsiri tenge katika vitomeo vya kamusi thaniya ya Kiingereza- Kiswahili: Changamoto katika taaluma ya Kiswahili Book Chapter in: Uwezeshwaji wa Kiswahili kama wenzo wa maarifa, Moi University Press,ISBN:978-9966-133-56-4 July 2019
3 JN Maina, Geraldine DK, MB Papah, R Mashiteng, CM Wood, A Bianchini, LF Bianchini, L Bergman, OE Johannsson, PL Claudine Chevalier, RO Ojoo Sizes, condition factors and sex ratios of the scattered populations of the small cichlid fish, Alcolapia grahami, that inhabits the lagoons and sites of Lake Magadi (Kenya), one of the most extreme aquatic habitat on Earth Environ Biol Fish August 2019
4 Mutiku SN, Misango S Institutional factors influencing the implementation of human resource information systems in Machakos county government, Kenya Journal Of Human Resource & Leadership, ISSN 2519-9099 August 2019
5 Wakio R, Misango S Influence of work environment on employee retention in level four and five hospitals in Machakos county International Journal of Business & Management Research, Vol.3, No.07; 2019, ISSN: 2456-7760 August 2019
6 Eric Mogaka Osoro , Shirley Lidechi, Doris Marwanga, Jeremiah Nyaundi, Athman Mwatondo,Mathew Muturi, Zipporah Ng’ang’a and Kariuki Njenga Seroprevalence of influenza A virus in pigs and low risk of acute respiratory illness among pig workers in Kenya Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine, 25: 53, ISSN: 1347-4715 August 2019
7 Emily Kitheka, Jacinta Kimiti, Nellie Oduor, Jane Wanza. Mutinda, Celestine Ingutia and Joseph Githiomi Factors Influencing Adoption of Biomass Energy Conservation Technologies in Selected Areas of Kitui County, Kenya Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering A 8 (2019) 70-81
doi:10.17265/2162-5298/2019.02.003
August 2019
8 Stella NdungeMutiku and SedinaMisango Institutional factors influencing the implementation of human resource information systems in Machakos county government, Kenya Journal of Human Resource and Leadership ISSN 2519-9099 (online) Vol.4, Issue 3, pp 1 - 16, 2019 August, 2019
9 Enock Warinda, Dickson M. Nyariki, Stephen Wambua&Reuben Muasya Impact of small holder farmers’ welfare through participation in on-farm regional projects in East Africa Agricultural Economics Research, Policy and Practice in Southern Africa, ISSN: 0303-1853 (Print) 2078-0400 (Online) August, 2019
10 A. Mukubwa1, Fred Masinde Determining the Radius of the Magnetic Vortex Core of YBCO123 and Bi2212 Open Access Library Journal,6: e5661.

August, 2019
11 Akuja, Thomas E.,Kandagor, Jacqueline A review of policies and agricultural productivity in the arid and semi-arid lands (ASALS), Kenya: the case of Turkana County Journal of Applied Biosciences 140: 14304 – 14315ISSN 1997-5902 August, 2019
12 Wafula Yenjela Anxieties of mixed-raceness in Kenya: perspectives from music, media, and novelistic representations Journal of the African Literature Association
Volume 13, 2019 - Issue 2
August, 2019 
13 Osoro, Eric M.; Lidechi, Shirley; Marwanga, Doris; Nyaundi, Jeremiah; Mwatondo, Athman; Muturi, Mathew; Ng’ang’a, Zipporah W.;Njenga, Kariuki Seroprevalence of influenza A virus in pigs and low risk of acute respiratory illness among pig workers in Kenya Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine (2019) 24:53 August, 2019 
14 Waweru,Jerusha N.; Raburu, Phillip O.,Odhiambo, Elizabeth A. Gonad Histology, Proximate Composition and Growth Efficiency of Nile Tilapia Fed with Pawpaw (Carica papaya) Seeds Powder Asian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Research 3(4): 1-9, 2019; Article no.AJFAR.50231 August, 2019 
15 Etabo, Edung M.; Korir, N. K.; Gweyi-Onyango, J. P.; Akuja, Thomas E. Effect of Irrigation Scheduling on Yield Components and Grain Yield of Two Nerica Varieties in mwea Irrigation Scheme, Kenya Elixir Agriculture 132 (2019) 53395-53398 July 2019
16 Erick AumaOmondi • Peter Kuria Ndiba1 • Peter GikumaNjuru Characterization of water hyacinth (E. crassipes) from Lake Victoria and ruminal slaughterhouse waste as co-substrates in biogas production SN Applied Sciences (2019) 1:848 July 2019
17 Changluan Pan, Deqiang Liang, Liantong Mo 1, Martin Riara and Juntao Lin Influence of Different Modifiers on Bonding Strength and Rheological Performance of Bitumen Emulsion Materials 2019, 12, 2414; doi:10.3390/ma12152414 July 2019
18 Muithya KV, Ombati R Internal factors affecting growth of savings and credit cooperative societies in Machakos County, Kenya European Journal of Business and Strategic Management ISSN 2518-265X (Online) Vol.4, Issue 5, pp 1- 15, 2019 September, 2019 
19 Kibwage KK, Othoo CO and Ndungu C Environmental audit and policy compliance of tobacco farming practices in Migori County, Western Kenya J UOEH 41 (3) 259-269 September, 2019
         
         
         

2018/2019 Academic Year

Author

Title

Journal Pages/ISBN

Impact factor (blank means no IF)

Month/Year

Asunta Mukami , Alex Ngetich, Cecilia Mweu , Mutemi Muthangya, Richard O. Oduor, Mathew Ngugi and Wilton Mbinda

Rapid and efficient plant regeneration from shoot apical meristems of finger millet [Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn.] via direct organogenesis

African Journal of Biotechnology, Vol. 17(29), pp. 898-905, DOI: 10.5897/AJB2018.16562

0.57

July 2018

Josphert N. Kimatu

Advances in Plant PathologyAdvances in Plant Pathology

www.intechopen.com/books. ISBN 978-1-78923-609-5

Book

Aug 2018

Victor Ongoma , Joshua Ngaina

Past and Projected Changes in Rainfall and Temperature Over East AfricaPast and Projected Changes in Rainfall and Temperature Over East Africa

SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3211171 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3211171

Conference Proceedings

Jul 2018

Redempta M. Kiilu , Jackline K. Nyerere and Nobert Ogeta

Teacher-trainee’s competency and institutional level of preparedness for adoption of e-learning in selected teacher training colleges in Kenya

African Educational Research Journal, Vol. 6(2), pp. 73-79,

DOI: 10.30918/AERJ.62.18.016

ISSN: 2354-2160

May 2018

Ayugi BO, Tan G, Ongoma V, Mafuru KB

Mechanisms Associated with Trends of Boreal Spring Rainfall over Kenya.Mechanisms Associated with Trends of Boreal Spring Rainfall over Kenya.

Earth Systems and Environment . https://doi.org/10.1007/s41748-018-0074-6. Springer – Launched in 2017

Sept 2018

Esayas B, Simane B, Teferi E, Tefera N, Ongoma V, Urgia NT

Trends in Extreme Climate Events over three Agro-Ecological Zones over Southern Ethiopia

Advances in Meteorology (In-Press)

1.6

Sept 2018 -

Martin Riara , Ping Tang, Liantong Mo, Wei Hong, Meng Chen and Shaopeng Wu.

Evaluation of Moisture and Temperature Effect on Crack Healing of Asphalt Mortar and Mixtures Using Healing Agents

Elsevier:

Journal of Construction and Building Materials (SCI), 177 (2018) pp388–394. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.05.020.

3.485

July 2018

Martin Riara , Ping Tang, Liantong Mo, Barugahare Javilla, Meng Chen and Shaopeng Wu

Systematic Evaluation of Fracture-Based Healing Indexes of Asphalt Mixtures

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE): Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering (SCI), 2018, 30(10): 04018264. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0002479

1.763

July 2018

Changluan Pan, Ping Tang, Martin Riara, Liantong Mo, Mingliang Li and Meng Guo

Effect of Healing Agents on Crack Healing of Asphaltand Asphalt Mortar

MPDI Journal of materials (SCI), 11(8) (2018) 1373. DOI:10.3390/ma11081373.

2.467

August 2018

Mèmègnon Romuald Tagnon, Cyriaque Atindogbe , Augustus Wali

On the Existence of Almost Affinely Flat Structure Induced by Hypersurface Immersion on Connected Compact Manifold.

International Mathematical Forum, Vol. 13, 2018, no. 9, 427 – 435.

0.750

Sept 2018

Nkatha Kimotho &

Sedina Misango

Influence of social media strategies on organizational performance of commercial bank branches in Makueni county

International Journal of Social Science and Economic Research

ISSN: 2455-8834Volume:03, Issue:09 "September 2018

2018

Weldon Bii &. Sedina Misango

Influence of non-financial rewards on teacher motivation in public secondary schools in Nairobi county

International Journal of Current Research Vol. 10, Issue, 09, pp.73460-73465, September, 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.24941/ijcr.32227.09.2018

ISSN: 0975-833X

2018

Christine B. Schmitta, Daniel Kisangau, Kennedy W. Matheka

Tree diversity in a human modified riparian forest landscape in semi-arid Kenya

Forest Ecology and Management 433 (2019) 645–655

Dec 2018

Samuel K. Mutukaa

Water resources utilization and Sustainable Rural livelihoods in Mwingi Sub-County, Kitui County, Kenya.

International Journal of current Research, ISSN: 0975-883X. Vol. 10 pp. 74873-74878, Number 10. October 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.24941/ijcr.32750.10.2018

3.864

Oct, 2018

Njiru, G.N, Kariuki,

P. and Mwetu, K

Modelling Soil Erosion for Land Management in Ungauged Golole Catchment in Marsabit County, Kenya

Journal of Soil Science, 8, 277-302.

https://doi.org/10.4236/ojss.2018.811021

Nov. 2018

Kyambi Fredrick David, Selpher K.Cheloti and Redempta Maithya

Influence of Pupil-Teacher Ratio on Students’ Formative Evaluation Practices; a Case of Public Primary Schools in Mwingi North Sub-County – Kenya

JOURNAL OF EDUCATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP

ISSN: 2636-4794 (Print), ISSN: 2636-4778 (Online) Vol. 5, N0.4, 25-42;

2018

P. Gikuma-Njuru , R.E. Hecky, S.MacIntyre, S.J. Guildford

Physicochemical gradients and water fluxes between Nyanza Gulf and main Lake Victoria, East Africa: Tracing dynamics of gulf-main lake interaction

Journal of Great Lakes Research 44 (2018) 1252–1263

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2018.07.003

2.354

July 2018

Mutia G.M and Mtolera S.P

Analysis of Bio-Accumulation of Heavy Metals in Seaweeds Ulva rigida and Halimeda opuntia in Validation of Their Safety For Use in Aquaculture Feeds in Kenya

IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology (IOSR-JESTFT)

e-ISSN: 2319-2402,p- ISSN: 2319-2399.Volume 12, Issue 8 Ver. I (August. 2018), PP 56-63

www.iosrjournals.org

August 2018

Ouko, C.A.; Mulwa, R.; Kibugi, R.; Owuor, M.A.; Zaehringer, J.G.; Oguge, N.O.

Community Perceptions of Ecosystem Services and the Management of Mt. Marsabit Forest in Northern Kenya

Environments 2018, 5(11), 121; https://doi.org/10.3390/environments5110121 Environments (ISSN 2076-3298 (Open access)

2018

John N Waitumbi, Carolyne M Kifude, Carol W Hunja, Bernhards R Ogutu

Females of HbAS genotype have reduced concentration of the malaria protective deoxyhemoglobin S than males

PloS one 13:9 e0203455

2.766

September 2018

Medard Ernest, Carol Hunja, Yuka Arakura, Yohei Haraga, Hussein M Abkallo, Weiguang Zeng, David C Jackson, Brendon Chua, Richard Culleton

The Toll-Like Receptor 2 agonist PEG-Pam2Cys as an immunochemoprophylactic and immunochemotherapeutic against the liver and transmission stages of malaria parasites

International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance 8(3): 451-458

3.030

December 2018

Florence Nduku Nguli, Gideon M. Kasivu & Leonard M. Kamau

Influence of Teacher Demographic factors on integration of Information Communication and Technology in teaching in ICT Champion Schools in Machakos Sub- County

Scholarly Research Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies, Online ISSN 2278-8808, SJIF 2018 = 6.371, www.srjis.com PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL, NOV-DEC, 2018, VOL- 6

Dec 2018

Omukaga O. P., Jacob W. Wakhungu and Felix Ngunzo Kioli (2018)

Urban Flooding in Kenya from a Psychosocial Perspective .

International Research Journal of Management, IT and Social Sciences, Vol. 5. No.5,September 2018,pgs:17-27. ISSN 2395-7492, Available online at: http:/ijcujournals.us/journals/ index. php/ irjmis..

September 2018

Mathew Muturi, Austine Bitek, Athman Mwatondo, Eric Osoro, Doris Marwanga, Zeinab Gura, Philip Ngere, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, S.M. Thumbi, Kariuki Njenga

Risk Factors for Human Brucellosis among a Pastoralist Community in South-West Kenya, 2015.

https://di.rg/10.1186/s131040183961-x .

2018

Christina Riley, Stephanie Dellicour, Peter Ouma, Urbanus Kioko, Ahmeddin Omar, Simon Kariuki, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Meghna Desai, Ann M. Buff, Julie R. Gutman

Knowledge and Adherence to the National Guidelines for Malaria Diagnosis in Pregnancy among Health-Care Providers and Drug-Outlet Dispensers in Rural Western Kenya.

2018

Zipporah Ng’ang’a , Peter Gakio, Francis Mwehurih Njeruh, John Thuita, Peter Karanja

Evaluation of Safety of Aqueus Methanol and Dichlormethane Crude Extracts of the Kenya Physalis Peruviana L (Cape Gooseberry) in Male Wistar Albino Rats.

European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research ejpmr,2018.5(1) 110-116.

2018

Elliud Muli , Joseph Kilonzo, Norman Dogley, Gerald Monthy, Justus Kurgat, Janet Irungu & Suresh Raina

Detection of Pesticide Residues in Selected Bee Products of Honeybees (Apis mellifera L.) colonies in a preliminary study from Seychelles Archipelago

Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxivology. DOI. 10.1007/s00128-018-2423-4

1.48

2018

Elliud Muli , Joseph Kilonzo, Nobataine Ali, Gerald Monthy,

Varroa destructor – Free Islands in South West Indian Ocean

Bee World, 95: 4, 122 – 123, DOI: 10; 1080/0005772x.2018.1522835

0.31

2018

Talam Kibona Enocka,b*, Cecil K. King’ondu Alexander Pogrebnoia

Effect of biogas-slurry pyrolysis temperature on specific capacitance

Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (2018) 10611–10620

Elsevier

2018

Hieronimi A. Mboya a,b, Karoli N. Njau a, Alex L. Mrema c, Cecil K. King’ondu d

Influence of scoria and pumice on key performance indicators of Portland cement concrete

Construction and Building Materials 197 (2019) 444–453

Elsevier

2019

Talam E. Kibona a,∗, Godlisten N. Shao b, Hee Taik Kim c, Cecil K. King’ondu d

Specific capacitance–pore texture relationship of biogas slurry mesoporous carbon/MnO2 composite electrodes for supercapacitors

Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects 17 (2019) 21–33

Elsevier

2019

Adlarson, P., Afzal, F., Ahmed, Z., Akondi, C.S., Annand, J.R.M. , Arends, H.J., Beck, R., Borisov, N., Braghieri, A., Briscoe, W.J., Cividini, F., Collicott, C., Costanza, S., Linturi, J., Livingston, K. , M., Ostrick, M., Ott, P., Otte, P.B., Zana, L.A

Measurement of the decay at MAMI

Physical Review D 98, 012001

10.1103/PhysRevD.98.012001

4.394

2018

Catherine Mutheu Munene , Thomas Tonny Mboya Onyango, Cleophas Muhavini

Numerical reconstruction and remediation of soil acidity on a one dimensional flow domain with constant and linear temporally depended flow parameters

Current Journal of Applied Science & Technology, 29(3):1-11, ISSN: 2457-1024. Article No. CJAST 44081

2018

Catherine Mutheu Munene , Thomas Tonny Mboya Onyango, Cleophas Muhavini

Numerical reconstruction and remediation of soil acidity on a one dimensional flow domain where the Diffusion coefficient and advection velocity are exponentially dependent of time

Global Journal of Pure & Applied Mathematics. ISSN 0973-1768, Vol 15(1):27-40

January 2019

Heeran M. Mutuku, James B. Kungu and Benson. K.Mburu

tree cover trend analysis for the semi-arid lands of south eastern kenya: the case of matungulu sub-county, machakos county

International Journal of Agriculture, Environment and Bioresearch Vol. 3, No. 06; 2018 ISSN: 2456-8643

1.0

Nov 2018

Heeran M. Mutuku, James B. Kungu and Benson. K.Mburu

Farmers’ Perceptions of Climate Change and Its Effects on TreeCover in the Drylands of South Eastern Kenya: The Case of Matungulu Sub-County, Machakos County

Journal of Natural Sciences Research www.iiste.org

ISSN 2224-3186 (Paper) ISSN 2225-0921 (Online)

Vol.8, No.22, 2018

1.5

Dec 2018

Heeran M. Mutuku, James B. Kungu and Benson. K.Mburu

tree cover trend analysis for the semi-arid lands of south eastern kenya: the case of matungulu sub-county, machakos county

International Journal of Agriculture, Environment and Bioresearch Vol. 3, No. 06; 2018 ISSN: 2456-8643

1.0

Nov 2018

Areba G.O, Khalid R., Nderitu n.S, Thuo J.K, Okongo M.K., Mbuthia K.S., Wachira F.N., Muchangi NR.

Antioxidant capacity and effects of Kenyan tea ( Camellia sinensis) on liver function and serum biochemistry in male Wistar rats.

International Journal of Basic Clinical Pharmacology, 7: 1471-1479 (2018)

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2319-2003.ijbcp20183017

July 2018

Michael Kimeu Kamwana Robert Ombati

Effect of Selected Board Characteristics on Financial Voluntary Disclosure among Manufacturing Firms Listed in Nairobi Securities Exchange

International Journal of Business and Social Science Vol. 9 • No. 12

• ISSN:2219-6021 doi:10.30845/ijbss.v9n12p15

December 2018

Rose K. Mwanza ,

Lucia Musyoka

Principals’ Instructional Supervision Practices: Key to Kiswahili Academic Performance

European Scientific Journal October 2018 edition Vol.14, No.28 ISSN: 1857 – 7881 (Print) e - ISSN 1857- 7431

October 2018

Orek C.O

An Optimized Cetyltrimethylammonium Bromide (CTAB)-Based Protocol for Extracting RNA from Young and Old Cassava Leaves

Journal of Advances in Biology & Biotechnology. 19(4): 1-7, 2018; Article no.JABB.45370 ISSN: 2394-1081

Dec. 2018

I.N Koima and C.O Orek

Response to Cassava Brown Streak Disease Infections in Local and Improved Cassava Genotypes under Field and Greenhouse Assays in Lower Eastern Kenya

International Journal of Pathogen Research. 1(3): 1-14, 2018; DOI: 10.9734/IJPR/2018/45272

Nov. 2018

Koros, J.C, Runo, S.M, Yusuf, M, and Orek, C.O

Screening Selected Cassava Cultivars for Resistance against Cassava Viruses and Cassava Green Mites under Advanced Yield Trials in Kenya

IOSR Journal of Biotechnology and Biochemistry (IOSR-JBB) ISSN: 2455-264X, Volume 4, Issue 5, PP 37-52. DOI: 10.9790/264X-0405023752

Oct. 2018

B.O. Manono , H. Moller, J. Benge, P. Carey, D. Lucock & J. Manhire

Assessment of soil properties and earthworms in organic and conventional farming systems after seven years of dairy farm conversions in New Zealand

Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems

https://doi.org/10.1080/21683565.2019.1570997

Jan. 2019

Benjamin M. John , Simon W. Mugo, and James M. Ngaruiya

Effect of Annealing Rates on Surface Roughness of TiO2 Thin films

Journal of Materials Physics and Chemistry , vol. 6, no. 2 (2018): 43-46. doi: 10.12691/jmpc-6-2-3.

18th Dec, 2018

Syomane Sammy Felix and Kevin Wachira

Lender Characteristics Influencing Loan Default by SMEs in Kitui Central Sub-County

International Journal of Business Management and Economic Research (9) 1501-1509

Dec, 2018

Benjamin M. John , Simon W. Mugo, and James M. Ngaruiya

Effect of Annealing Rates on Surface Roughness of TiO2 Thin films

Journal of Materials Physics and Chemistry, vol. 6, no. 2 (2018): 43-46. doi: 10.12691/jmpc-6-2-3.

18th Dec, 2018

Prudence Kasongo, Dr. Sedina Misango

Effects Of Generic Competitive Strategies On Organizational Performance In The Manufacturing Industry: A Case Of Bamburi Cement Limited, Head Office, Nairobi

International Journal Of Economics, Business And Management Research, 3 (2):47; Http://Ijebmr.Com/Uploads2019/Ijebmr_335.Pdf

Feb, 2019

Selpher K. Cheloti *, Ursula A. Okoth, Rose N. Obae

Guidance and Counselling Strategy in Curbing Drug and Substance Abuse (DSA) in Schools; Effectiveness and Challenges to Head Teachers in Kenya

World Journal of Educational Research and Reviews, 4(1):10; https://premierpublishers.org/wjer/121020185594.pdf

October2018

Kelvin Mugwe Ngure, Kananu Addy Maureen, Munywoki, Whitney Munini, Zablon Evusa, Antony Wahome & Sisimonda Kinya Mwanja.

Factors Influencing Optimal Revenue Collection in Kitui County Government

European Journal of Accounting, Finance and Investment, 5(2):72; http://cird.online/EJFAI/index.php/feburary-2019/

4.71

Feb, 2019

Jecinta Njeri Runnoh & Antony N. Wahome

Influence of Retirement Scheme Knowledge on Job Exit Preparedness among Hospitals’ Employees in Nakuru Town, Kenya.

International Journal of Business Management and Economic Review (IJBMER), 1(6):104; http://ijbmer.org/link.php?id=68

2.14

November, 2018

Sisimonda Kinya Mwanja, Zablon Evusa & Antony Wahome

Influence of Corporate Social Responsibility on Firm Performance among Companies Listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

International Journal of Applied Economics, Finance and Accounting. 3(2):53; http://onlineacademicpress.com/index.php/IJAEFA/article/view/80

November, 2018

Jecinta Njeri Runnoh & Antony Wahome Ndirangu

Influence of Investment Diversification Knowledge on Job Exit Preparedness among Hospitals’ Employees In Nakuru Town, Kenya.

International Journal of Social Sciences and Information Technology (IJSSIT), IV(9):499; ttps://www.ijssit.com/main/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Influence-Of-Investment-Diversification-Knowledge-On-Job-Exit-Preparedness-Among-Hospitals%E2%80%99-Employees-In-Kenya.pdf

October, 2018

Ramadhan Shaaban & Antony Wahome Ndirangu

Influence of Premium Deposits on Financial Performance of Insurance Companies Listed at Nairobi Securities Exchange

International Journal of Social Sciences and Information Technology (IJSSIT), IV(9):473; https://www.ijssit.com/main/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Influence-Of-Premium-Deposits-On-Financial-Performance-Of-Insurance-Companies-Listed-At-Nairobi-Securities.pdf

October2018

Ramadhan Shaaban & Antony Wahome Ndirangu

Influence of Bond Investment on Financial Performance of Insurance Companies Listed at Nairobi Securities Exchange

International Journal of Business Management and Economic Review (IJBMER), 1(5):246; http://ijbmer.org/link.php?id=55

2.14

October 2018

Christian S. Nabora1,2 · Cecil K. Kingondu3,4 · Thomas T. Kivevele1

Tamarindus Indica fruit shell ash: a low cost and effective catalyst for biodiesel production from Parinari curatellifolia seeds oil

SN Applied Sciences (2019) 1:253 | https://doi.org/10.1007/s42452-019-0256-3

Springer Nature

2019

Caleb Mutwiwa, Brian Rotich, Matheaus Kauti, Jafford Rithaa

Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants in Mwala Sub-County, Machakos County, Kenya

Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants 2018; 4(4): 110-119

http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/j/jdmp

doi: 10.11648/j.jdmp.20180404.12

ISSN: 2469-8202 (Print); ISSN: 2469-8210 (Online)

Nov. 2018

Kitheka, J.U, Mwangi S and Mwendwa, P.K

The effect of rainfall variability and land use/land cover change in a small tropical river basin in Kenya.

International Journal of Hydrology, 3(1) 58-64. DOI: 10.15406/ijh.2019.03.00163.

February 2019

Njogu, I. N ., Kitheka, J.U and Otieno, H

Streamflow variability and sediment yield in North-West Upper Tana basin, Kenya.

Hydrology Current Research, Vol. 9, Issue 4, 9:4 DOI: 10.4172/ISSN 2157-7587.1000305

December 2018

Mutati Kennedy, Kitheka Johnson U. and Otieno Ezbon

Sand Gradation in Seasonal Rivers and Their Suitability for Construction of Sand Dams in Kitui South.

Journal of Environment and Earth Science www.iiste.org ISSN 2224-3216 (Paper) ISSN 2225-0948 (Online) Vol.8, No.6, 2018.

October 2018

Veronica Nduku Mwikya, Dr. Selpher K. Cheloti & Dr. David Mulwa

Influence of cost of education on transition rates from primary to secondary schools in kenya: a case of machakos sub-county

International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management United Kingdom ISSN 2348 0386 Vol. VII, Issue 3, March 2019 Licensed under Creative Common Page 298

http://ijecm.co.uk/ pg298-316

5.817

March 2019

Aderiana Mutheu Mbandi (SEKU) Jan R. Böhnke (Dundee University) Dietrich Schwela (University of York) Harry Vallack (University of York) Mike R. Ashmore (University of York) Lisa Emberson (University of York)

Estimating On-Road Vehicle Fuel Economy in Africa: A Case Study Based on an Urban Transport Survey in Nairobi, Kenya

https://www.mdpi.com/1996-1073/12/6/1177

10.3390/en12061177

2.676

March 2019

Benedict Wambua, Elliud Muli, Joseph Kilonzo, James Ng’ang’a, Titus Kanui & Benjamin Muli

Large Hive Beetles: An Emerging Serious Honey Bee Pest in the Coastal Highlands of Kenya

Bee World

 

March 2019

Kamonzo Jedidah K., Mutisya Daniel L.,Muli Benjamin K. and Nguluu Simon N

Comparative whitefly vector density and bean disease incidence on local and hybrid varieties in semi-arid Kenya

GSC Biological and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 05(03), 046–053

 

December, 2019

Christine B. Schmitt, Daniel Kisangau and Kennedy W. Matheka

Tree diversity in a human modified riparian forest landscape in semi-arid Kenya.

Forest Ecology and Management 433 (2018) 645–655

 

February 2019

Khatra Shariff Said, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Samuel Kariuki

Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Resistance Patterns in Eastern Fever among Patients in Garissa County, a Semi-Arid Region of North Eastern Kenya.

Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing , Vol.60, 2019

 

March 2019

Mathew Muturi, Austine Bitek, Athman Mwatondo, Eric Osoro, Doris Marwanga, Zeinab Gura, Philip Ngere, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, S.M. Thumbi, Kariuki Njenga

Risk Factors for Human Brucellosis among a Pastoralist Community in South-West Kenya, 2015.

https://di.rg/10.1186/s131040183961-x .

 

2018

Christina Riley, Stephanie Dellicour, Peter Ouma, Urbanus Kioko, Ahmeddin Omar, Simon Kariuki, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Meghna Desai, Ann M. Buff, Julie R. Gutman

Knowledge and Adherence to the National Guidelines for Malaria Diagnosis in Pregnancy among Health-Care Providers and Drug-Outlet Dispensers in Rural Western Kenya.

   

2018

Zipporah Ng’ang’a , Peter Gakio, Francis Mwehurih Njeruh, John Thuita, Peter Karanja

Evaluation of Safety of Aqueus Methanol and Dichlormethane Crude Extracts of the Kenya Physalis Peruviana L (Cape Gooseberry) in Male Wistar Albino Rats.

European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research ejpmr,2018.5(1) 110-116.

 

2018

Pauline Matu Mureithi, Cush Ngonzo Luwesi, Mary Mutiso, Nele Förch, Amos Yesutanbul Nkpeebo Legal and Market Requirements for Water Finance In Africa: The Case of the Kenya Water Sector Reforms.  

A. Beyene and C.N. Luwesi (Eds.), Innovative Water Finance in Africa: A guide for Water Managers, Uppsala: Nordic Africa Institute, Sweden, 

  October 2018
Elsie Odonkor; Linnet Hamasi; Florence Muthoni; Mathabo Khau; Mary Mutiso. “Gender In Water Finance”: Perspectives for a Paradigm Shift in Water Finance Management.

A. Beyene and C.N. Luwesi (Eds.), Innovative Water Finance in Africa: A guide for Water Managers, Uppsala: Nordic Africa Institute, Sweden, 

  October 2018
Dr. Janet K. Mulwa, Prof Winston J. Akala & Dr. Jeremiah M. Kalai Influence of Principals’ Use of Collaborative Decision Making on Students’ Discipline in Public Secondary Schools in Kenya The Cradle of Knowledge: African Journal of Educational and Social Science Research AJESSR - ISSN 2304-2885-p, 2617-7315-e Volume 7, Issue No. 1, 2019   April 2019
Mumbu Dominic Mutisya, Muusya Mwinzi and Kisangau Daniel Patrick Socio – Economic Benefits and the Associated Environmental Degradation Effects of Osyris lanceolata (Hochst & Steudel) Utilization in Kitui County, Kenya Scientific Research Journal (SCIRJ), Volume VII, Issue IV, ISSN 2201-2796   April 2019
Masila Samson Muloo, Kauti Matheaus Kioko and Kimiti Jacinta M. Effects of Land Degradation on Agricultural Land Use: A Case Study of Smallholder Farmers Indigenous Knowledge on Land Use Planning and Management in Kalama Division, Machakos County Current Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 34(3): 1-15, 2019; Article no.CJAST.28302 ISSN: 2457-1024   April 2019
Matiri, E. K., Kimiti, J.M & Kanui, T.I. Adoption of modern dairy technologies and its impact on milk production in nzaui subcounty, makueni county International journal of innovative research and knowledge, Volume-4 Issue-3   March 2019
Sarah Ngesu Tafsiri Tenge katika Matini Zilizotafsiriwa kwa Tafsiri-Mashine: Uchanganuzi wa Matini za Kiingereza-Kiswahili Jarida la Mwanga wa Lugha 3(1) 75-92 (1), 2019   April 2019
Musyoka, S. N, Liti, D. M, Ogello, E. & Waidbacher, H. Utilization of the earthworm, Eisenia fetida (Savigny, 1826) as an alternative protein source in fish feeds processing: A review Aquaculture research (Online first)
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/are.14091
  May, 2019
Asunta Mukami, Alex Ngetich,
Cecilia Mweu, Richard O. Oduor,
Mutemi Muthangya,Wilton Mwema Mbinda
Differential characterization of physiological and biochemical responses during drought stress in finger millet varieties Physiol Mol Biol Plants https://doi.org/10.1007/s12298-019-00679-z   May 2019
Mutemi Muthangya, Mzee J. Amana, Suhaila O. Hashim, Anthony M. Mshandete and Amelia K. Kivaisi Proximate Nutrient Composition and Antioxidant
Properties of Pleurotus sapidus 969 Cultivated on
Agave sisalana Saline Solid Waste
Journal of Applied Life Sciences International 20(2): 1-13, 2019; Article no. JALSI.38006 ISSN: 2394-1103   April 2019
Musyoka Victoria M, Ndungu Charles K and Kauti, Matheaus K Forestry Provisioning Ecosystem Services Extraction by Forest Adjacent Communities: Evidence from Chyulu Hills Forest, Makueni County, Kenya International Journal of Environmental Sciences & Natural Resources, Volume 17 Issue 5 - March 2019
ISSN: 2572-1119
DOI: 10.19080/IJESNR.2019.17.555978
  March 2019
Owuor, Margaret Awuor, John Icely Alice Newton Community perceptions of the status and threats facing mangroves of Mida Creek, Kenya: Implications for community based management  

Ocean and Coastal Management, vol. 175, 172–179, 2019
DOI: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2019.03.027

 

2.276 2019
Redempta M. Kiilu and Lucy Mugambi Status of school feeding programme policy initiatives in primary schools in Machakos County, Kenya African Educational Research Journal Vol. 7(1), pp. 33-39,   February 2019
Martin Maluki, Charles Orek and Thomas Akuja Evaluation and Selection of different legumes species based on morphological and nodulation differences under water deficient conditions of lower eastern Kenya   April 2019
Sedina Misango Wealth creation through green growth strategies: a study of rongo sub county, Kenya International Journal of Economics, Business and Management Research Vol. 3, No. 05; 2019 - SJIF 2018 4.598 May 2019
Simba Milker Atieno, Linus Gitonga, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Patrick Orege Factors Accounting for Differences of Fertility Desires and Intentions among HIV-Infected and Uninfected Women of Reproductive Age at Six Hospitals in Two Regions of Kenya. International Journal of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Education and Behavioural Science; 2018; 4(1): 11-19   2018
M.A. Simba, L. Gitonga, Z. Ng’ang’a, P. Orege Determinants of Fertility Desires and Intentions among HIV Infected and Uninfected Women and Contraceptives use among HIV-infected Women in the Study at Six Hospitals in Two Regions of Kenya. Asian Pac. J. Health Sci., 2018: 5(3): 302-317   2018
Catherine Mwangi,
Simon Karanja, John Gachohi, Violet Wanjihia and Zipporah Ngang’a
Depression, injecting drug use, and risky sexual behavior syndemic among women who inject drugs in Kenya: a cross-sectional survey  

Harm Reduction Journal (2019) 16:35
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12954-019-0307-5

ISSN: 1477-7517

  May 2019
Catherine Mwangi,
Simon Karanja, John Gachohi, Violet Wanjihia and Zipporah Ngang’a
Assessment of Retrospective and Current Substance Use in Women who Inject Drugs in Low-Income Urban Settings in Kenya Journal of Alcoholism & Drug Dependence
Volume 7 • Issue 1 • 1000324
ISSN: 2329-6488
https://doi:10.4172/2329-6488.1000324 
  February, 2019
Penninah Mutiso, Dr. Redempta Maithya & Dr. Selpher Cheloti Influence of School Management Practices on Implementation of
Safety Standards Policy in Public Secondary Schools in Kenya: Case of Machakos County
International Journal of Creative Research and Studies Volume-3 Issue-4, April 2019   April 2019
 

 

S.M. Matsitsi, J. M. Linturi, J.M. Kebwaro, O.M. Maweu

Effects of Seasonal Change on the Levels of Geogenic Radionuclides in Sand and Rocks from Tyaa River deposit in Kitui County  

International Journal of Fundamental Physical Sciences. IJFPS, Vol 9 , No 1, pp 14-19, March, 2019.
DOI: 10.14331/ijfps.2019.330124

 

   2019
Dr. Barasa. W.K., Mukiria P., Mdachi, R., Getachew, M., Omollo, J., Bukachi, S Socio-Economic Role of Donkeys among the Residents of Pate
Island, Lamu District of the Kenyan Coast, Kenya
 

 

The International Journal of Humanities and Social Studies

ISSN 2321 - 9203

  October2018
Kazungu Arnold T, Kauti Matheaus K and Gikuma-Njuru Peter

Cost Benefit Analysis of Different Energy Sources used in Public Secondary Schools in Mtito-Andei Division, Makueni County, Kenya

International Journal of Environmental Sciences & Natural Resources 0.954 May 2019
James Mwinzi Jonah, Dr. Sedina Misango, Prof. Charles Ombuki Influence of Employee Resourcing on Organizational Performance of Devolved Governments in South Eastern Kenya Region International Journal of Recent Research in Commerce Economics and Management (IJRRCEM). 6(2): 1-7   May 2019

Wambua, Judy M.; Ngene, Shadrack; Korir, Nicholas K.; Ntinyari, Winnie; Gweyi-Onyango, Joseph P.

 

Differential Biomass Accumulation among African Leafy Vegetables as Affected by Wastewater Irrigation in Kitui County, Kenya

 

 

http://www.journalijpss.com/index.php/IJPSS/article/view/30095/56477

 

   2019

Ngumbi, Paul K.; Mugo, Simon W.; Ngaruiya, James M.; King’ondu, Cecil K.

 

Multiple plasmon resonances in small-sized citrate reduced gold nanoparticles

 

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254058419304742
http://repository.seku.ac.ke/handle/123456789/4454

 

  May 2019
Mbithuka, Mirriam; Maithya, Redempta; Mwanza, Rose Socialization practices and participation of female principals in managerial duties in public secondary schools in Kenya: case of Kathiani sub-county

https://ijcrs.org/issue_image/IJCRS-3.04.09.pdf

 

  April 2019
Mutiso, Penninah; Maithya, Redempta; Cheloti, Selpher K. Influence of school management practices on implementation of safety standards policy in public secondary schools in Kenya: case of Machakos county

https://ijcrs.org/issue_image/IJCRS-3.04.10.pdf

 

  April 2019
 Esayas, Befikadu; Simane, Belay; Teferi, Ermias; Ongoma, Victor; Tefera, Nigussie Climate variability and farmers' perception in Southern Ethiopia  

http://downloads.hindawi.com/journals/amete/2019/7341465.pdf

 

  June 2019
 Magero, Roselyne N.; Wamitu, Susan N. The influence of management support on internal audit effectiveness in semi-autonomous government agencies in the ministry of environment and forestry in Kenya  

https://www.iprjb.org/journals/index.php/EJBSM/article/view/897/1017

 

  2019
 Mwangi, Catherine; Karanja, Simon; Gachohi, John; Wanjihia, Violet; Ng'ang'a, Zipporah W. Depression, injecting drug use, and risky sexual behavior syndemic among women who inject drugs in Kenya: a cross-sectional survey  

https://harmreductionjournal.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12954-019-0307-5

 

  2019
Mbuva, Muli D.; Wachira, Kevin Effect of access to finance on financial performance of processing SMEs in Kitui county, Kenya     2019
Syombua, Munyao B.; Wamitu, Susan N. Communication effect on implementation of teacher performance and appraisal in Kitui central public secondary schools     2019
Cheloti, Selpher K.; Okoth, Ursula A.; Obae, Rose N. Guidance and Counselling Strategy in Curbing Drug and Substance Abuse (DSA) in Schools; Effectiveness and Challenges to Head Teachers in Kenya

https://premierpublishers.org/wjer/121020185594.pdf

 

  Oct 2019
Areba, Gerald O.; Khalid, Rashid; Nyaga, Samuel N.; Thuo, Jesse K.; Moseti, Kevin O.; Karori, Stephen M.; Wachira, Francis N.; Ngure, Raphael M. Antioxidant activity and effects of Kenyan Tea (Camellia sinensis) on the liver function and serum biochemistry in male Wistar rats

https://www.ijbcp.com/index.php/ijbcp/article/download/2701/2025

 

  July 2019
Musau, Johnson K.; Bwisa, Henry; Kihoro, John The influence of project stakeholders’ involvement on implementation of borehole water projects in Makueni County, Kenya     July 2019
Njogu, Imelda N.; Kitheka, Johnson U.; Otieno, Hesbon Stream flow variability and sediment yield in North-West upper Tana basin, Kenya     Nov 2018
Riara, Martin M.; Tang, Ping; Mo, Liantong; Chen, Meng; Zhang, Jizhe; Wu, Shaopeng Experimental assessment of the long-time crack healing in asphalt mixtures using healing agents

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Martin_Riara/publication/328294450_Experimental_assessment_of_the_long-time_crack_healing_in_asphalt_mixtures_using_healing_agents/links/5bc809a592851cae21ad813f/Experimental-assessment-of-the-long-time-crack-healing-in-asphalt-mixtures-using-healing-agents.pdf

  2019
Musau, Johnson K.; Bwisa, Henry; Kihoro, John The influence of project change management on implementation of borehole water projects in Makueni County, Kenya     July 2019
Mbusya, Catherine M.; Chomba, Esther N. Mielekeo ya wanafunzi wa kidato cha tatu na cha nne kuhusu methali kinzani: uchunguzi katika shule za upili katika Kata ya Township, Kaunti ya Kitui; Kenya     Oct 2019
Ngunyu D. Mutinda, Dr. Robert M. Ombati Influence of Liquidity Management Regulatory Standards on the Financial Performance of Deposit Taking Saccos in Kenya

International Journal of Business Management and Economic Research(IJBMER), Vol 9(6),1510-1518

ISSN:2229- 6247

  Dec, 2018
Kazungu Arnold T, Kauti Matheaus K and Gikuma-Njuru Peter Cost Benefit Analysis of Different Energy Sources used in Public Secondary Schools in Mtito-Andei Division, Makueni County, Kenya International Journal of Environmental Sciences & Natural Resources   May 2019
Elisabeth K. Katua, Janet K. Mulwa, & Antony G. Mungai Influence of principals’ communication strategies on students’ Discipline in public secondary schools in Kenya International Journal of Education and Research. Vol. 7 No. 2   February 2019
Daniel M Mutyambai , Ethan Bass, Tim Luttermoser, Katja Poveda, Charles A. O. Midega, Zeyaur R. Khan and André Kessler More Than “Push” and “Pull”?
Plant-Soil Feedbacks of Maize Companion Cropping Increase Chemical Plant Defenses Against Herbivores
Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution | www.frontiersin.org. 7(217): 1-14   June 2019
Ndolo, Mary; Kilungo, Julius; Akuja, Thomas; Kimeu, Esther Nthenya. Socio-Economic Factors Influencing Food Security in Mwala Sub-County, Machakos County, Kenya. RUFORUM Biennial Conference, October 22-26; 2018 (Presented and Forthcoming as conference proceedings).   October 2018
Kyambo, Onesmus; Obara, James; Muthoka, Patrick; Kilungo, Julius;
Amwata, Dorothy; Mburu, Mary
The influence of sources of certified seed and extension services on the adoption of improved amaranth among small scale farmers in Buuri district, Meru county, Kenya RUFORUM Biennial Conference, ASTI/IFPRI, October 22-26; 2018 (Presented and Forthcoming as conference proceedings).   October 2018
Wambua Judy Mwende, Nicholas Korir, Shadrack M Ngene, Joseph P Gweyi-Onyango Heavy metal concentration of amaranthus, cowpea, black nightshade and kale in response to wastewater in Kitui county, Kenya RUFORUM Biennial Conference, ASTI/IFPRI, October 22-26; 2018 (Presented and Forthcoming as conference proceedings).   October 2018
Judy Mwende Wambua, Shadrack Ngene, Nicholas K. Korir1 , Winnie Ntinyari and Joseph P. Gweyi-Onyango Differential Biomass Accumulation among African Leafy Vegetables as Affected by Wastewater Irrigation in Kitui County, Kenya International Journal of Plant & Soil Science 27(6): 1-7, 2019; Article no.IJPSS.48494 ISSN: 2320-7035   2019
Judy Mwende Wambua, Shadrack Ngene, Nicholas K. Korir, Winnie Ntinyari and Joseph P. Gweyi-Onyango Effects of wastewater on lead and cadmium concentrations in on selected vegetable species indigenous in Kitui County, Kenya Elixir Agriculture 130 (2019) 53095-53100   May 2019
Wamitu, Susan N.

Determinants of public sector performance in Kenya. Is organizational culture (a tacit knowledge factor) an influence?

 

    Aug 2018
Kavindu, Therecia M.; Wamitu, Susan N. Operational strategies and enhancement of maternal and child healthcare service delivery in devolved healthcare units in Machakos County     2019
Mutwiri, Winfred K.; Gicheru, Michael; Kasili, Sichangi; Kimani, Francis T.; Makokha, Francis Status of Plasmodium Falciparum Resistance to Sulfadoxine Pyrimethamine in Kwale County, Kenya

 

 

  2019
Yenjela, Wafula Sycophants in a cannibal state: Kenya in Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s Wizard of the Crow

https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9780429262166/chapters/10.4324/9780429262166-9

 

  April 2019
Royford Mwobobia, Klas Abelson, Titus Kanui The Naked Mole Rat (NMR) as a model for research:
Improving its welfare under captivity
Felasa Congress, Prague Poster Presentation   June 2019
David Kilonzo Ukulo, Jonathan Muema Mwania and Rose Mwanza Influence of Grandparent-Headed Families on Preschool Learners’ Class Participation: Case of Mwingi Zone, Kitui County- Kenya Elixir Psychology 131 (2019) 53266-53269   June 2019
David Kilonzo Ukulo, Dr. Jonathan Muema Mwania & Dr Rose Mwanza Influence of Child-headed Families on Preschool Learners’ Class Participation: A Case of Mwingi Zone, Kitui County-Kenya The Cradle of Knowledge: African Journal of Educational and Social Science Research Volume 7 No.2, 2019 ISSN 2304-2885-p, 2617-7315e   June 2019
Royford Mwobobia, Klas Abelson, Titus Kanui Ecosystem of the naked mole rat (Heterocephalus glaber); a unique biomedical research model The International Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development of Dry land Environments   March 2019
Martin K. Ronoa, Catherine N. Muturi, Richard Ochieng, Ramadhan Mwakubabanya, Francis N. Wachira, Joseph Mwangangia, Sam Kinyanjui,James Njungea, Paul O. Mirejia Cadmium tolerance pathway in Anopheles gambiae senso stricto journal homepage: www.elsevier.com/locate/actatropica    May 2019