Articles by Author: Moses Chimbari

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  1. Cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins in the source water from Lake Chivero, Harare, Zimbabwe, and the presence of cyanotoxins in drinking water

    Cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins in the source water from Lake Chivero, Harare, Zimbabwe, and the presence of cyanotoxins in drinking water

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    The phytoplankton community and cyanotoxins in Lake Chivero (formerly Lake McIlwaine) and the presence of cyanotoxins in treated drinking water were investigated between 2003 and 2004. A typical seasonal succession of Cyanobacteria species occurred from January to April, Bacillariophyta from...
  2. An enclosure study to evaluate the effect of <em>Sargochromis codringtoni</em> on snail populations in an irrigation canal

    An enclosure study to evaluate the effect of <em>Sargochromis codringtoni</em> on snail populations in an irrigation canal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Zoology
    The cichlid fish, Sargochromis codringtoni has been suggested as an alternative to the use of molluscicides for controlling schistosome intermediate host snails. To determine the effect of the fish on Bulinus globosus and Biomphalaria pfeifferi populations in irrigation canals, an...
  3. The relationship between HIV and AIDS and water scarcity in Nyamakate resettlements land, north-central Zimbabwe

    The relationship between HIV and AIDS and water scarcity in Nyamakate resettlements land, north-central Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    HIV and AIDS and water variability have been studied separately, yet, they impact on rural households simultaneously in an interactive manner. The study provide narratives on various realities from a study in the Nyamakate community that illustrates the dialectical relationship...
  4. Schistosomiasis risk factors based on the infection status among school-going children in the Ndumo area, uMkhanyakude district, South Africa

    Schistosomiasis risk factors based on the infection status among school-going children in the Ndumo area, uMkhanyakude district, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
    Background: Schistosomiasis remains a public health burden in South Africa, particularly in KwaZulu-Natal. The study aimed to identify the risk factors for transmission of Schistosoma haematobium among school-going children in the Ndumo area of uMkhanyakude district, KwaZulu-Natal.
  5. Primary care screening and risk factors for postnatal depression in Zimbabwe: A scoping review of literature

    Primary care screening and risk factors for postnatal depression in Zimbabwe: A scoping review of literature

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Postnatal depression (PND) exerts a significant burden on the global public health system, globally affecting approximately 10 to 20% of women. Despite the recently reported high prevalence of PND in Zimbabwe, it is rarely diagnosed or appropriately managed in primary...
  6. Scope of research on <em>Parthenium hysterophorus</em> in Africa

    Scope of research on <em>Parthenium hysterophorus</em> in Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Parthenium (Parthenium hysterophorus) is an invasive plant that invades farm and grazing lands, and affects biodiversity, animal and human health, agricultural productivity and food security. The plant is native to the Americas, but was introduced to Africa, Asia and Australia...
  7. Use and availability of tree and shrub resources on Maasai communal rangelands near Amboseli, Kenya

    Use and availability of tree and shrub resources on Maasai communal rangelands near Amboseli, Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Use of plant resources is critical in understanding resource dependence among poor rural communities. This study investigated use of tree and shrub resources by a local Maasai community, through discussions and a questionnaire. Twenty-four tree and shrub species were utilised...
  8. RESENSIE—REVIEW

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
  9. Positive care? HIV and residential care for children in South Africa

    Positive care? HIV and residential care for children in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Responses to the HIV epidemic leading to an increase in the number of residential care facilities for children across sub-Saharan Africa have prompted concerns that large numbers of orphaned children are being placed in institutional care. There is little empirical...
  10. Prosobranch mollusc species- and size-preferences of <em>Sargochromis codringtonii</em> (Cichlidae) in Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe

    Prosobranch mollusc species- and size-preferences of <em>Sargochromis codringtonii</em> (Cichlidae) in Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    From the stomach contents of 28 wild-caught Sargochromis codringtonii from Lake Kariba the size and species of snails consumed were estimated from opercula found. An energetic cost/benefit ratio of the various sizes of the most frequent prey, Bellamya capillata, was...