Articles by Author: Joyce Mahlako Tsoka Gwegweni

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  1. Under Five Malnutrition Crises in the Boko Haram Area of Cameroon

    Under Five Malnutrition Crises in the Boko Haram Area of Cameroon

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Boko-Haram has increased their attacks along the Cameroon boarder in the Far North region of Cameroon since 2013. The prevalence of malnutrition in the north of Cameroon is high. Regions like the Adamawa, North and Far North regions have a...
  2. Breast cancer among women in sub-Saharan Africa: prevalence and a situational analysis

    Breast cancer among women in sub-Saharan Africa: prevalence and a situational analysis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Gynaecological Oncology
    Breast cancer is the most common cause of death in women worldwide. The incidence of breast cancer in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has been rising and yet many cases remain undetected. Studies reveal that the prevalence of breast cancer in most...
  3. A Double Load to Carry: Parasites and Pregnancy

    A Double Load to Carry: Parasites and Pregnancy

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
    Pregnancy drains the body physically, physiologically and immunologically. This burden is aggravated when combined with parasite infection. Intestinal parasitic infections in pregnancy have been associated with serious adverse outcomes, both for the mother and the unborn baby. In this article,...
  4. MOFI UYAHLEKA

    MOFI UYAHLEKA

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The poem is an ardent attack on ritual murder. The poet is opposed to the man who murders for “muthi” because this shattering practice hinders the progress of the nation. The nation suffers object fear, agitation and above all, helplessness...
  5. Use of imagery and symbolism in the poetry of O.E.H. Nxumalo

    Use of imagery and symbolism in the poetry of O.E.H. Nxumalo

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    As a poet Nxumalo has not so far been acclaimed in the same way as Vilakazi, the first Zulu to publish a collection of poems. However, the ardent belief that Nxumalo's poetry might equal Vilakazi's in quality, is responsible for...
  6. Teaching technical writing in multilingual contexts: A meta-analysis

    Teaching technical writing in multilingual contexts: A meta-analysis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    Teachers of technical and professional writing in Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) Programmes need to understand the particular needs and social contexts of students for whom English is not a first language. The focus of this paper is on technical...
  7. Reaching disenfranchised youth and mobile populations in Ghana through voluntary counselling and testing services for HIV

    Reaching disenfranchised youth and mobile populations in Ghana through voluntary counselling and testing services for HIV

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper documents the evaluation of a 20-month project to provide voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) to a mobile population of youth surrounding the Agbogbloshie market in Accra, Ghana. The specific objectives of the evaluation were to determine: 1) to...