Articles by Author: Bhekie Sithole

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  1. HIV prevention needs for men who have sex with men in Swaziland

    HIV prevention needs for men who have sex with men in Swaziland

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Men who have sex with men (MSM) have a high HIV burden and also often face multiple other challenges accessing HIV services, including legal and social issues. Although Swaziland recently started responding with interventions for MSM, significant gaps still exist...
  2. IZIBANI

    IZIBANI

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
  3. Extent of Access to Information and Communications Technology by the Rural Population of South Africa

    Extent of Access to Information and Communications Technology by the Rural Population of South Africa

    This paper investigates the trends in access to Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in rural compared to the urban areas of South Africa. Using data from the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) covering the period from 2003 to 2009,...
  4. The ocular complications of an envenomous snakebite

    The ocular complications of an envenomous snakebite

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    An envenomous snakebite is an important public health problem that can lead to irreversible loss of vision. Snake venom neurotoxins mainly act on the peripheral nervous system at the neuromuscular junction, and result in the implication of the cranial nerves...
  5. Seed quality of selected bottle gourd landraces compared with popular cucurbits

    Seed quality of selected bottle gourd landraces compared with popular cucurbits

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Bottle gourd (Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standl.) is an indigenous crop that is available only as landraces in sub-Saharan Africa, although it has a great potential for food security. Pumpkin (Cucurbita maxima L.) and cucumber (Cucurbita pepo L.) are exotic crops...
  6. Characterisation of pigeon pea (<em>Cajanus cajan</em>) landraces grown in two climatic zones in KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa

    Characterisation of pigeon pea (<em>Cajanus cajan</em>) landraces grown in two climatic zones in KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Pigeon pea is an important legume in arid and semi-arid areas of the Sub-Saharan Africa. Knowledge of adaptation characteristics of genotypes would significantly enhance its production in diverse environments of the region. Field experiments were conducted at two sites, namely...
  7. An analysis of reading difficulties in isiNdebele in Grades 2 and 3 in the Plumtree District of Zimbabwe

    An analysis of reading difficulties in isiNdebele in Grades 2 and 3 in the Plumtree District of Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This study arose out of concern for literacy, and its focus was on identifying and analysing the types of reading difficulties in isiNdebele (one of the local languages of Zimbabwe) experienced by learners in the foundational phase of their learning...