Articles by Author: Elias M Gichangi

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  1. Determinants of forage adoption and production niches among smallholder farmers in Kenya

    Determinants of forage adoption and production niches among smallholder farmers in Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    A study was conducted to assess factors that influence adoption of forages and choice of production niches in smallholder farms in Kenya. A total of 786 farmers (268 from coastal lowlands, 171 from eastern midlands, 132 from central highlands and...
  2. PHEPHETSO

    PHEPHETSO

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
  3. Academic Counselling for Graduate Research Students with Distance Learning

    Academic Counselling for Graduate Research Students with Distance Learning

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined academic counselling needs for graduate research students enrolled with a distance education university. Participants were 17 students (males = 10, females = 7; mean years of enrollment =1). They responded to an open ended questionnaire on pertinent...
  4. Determinants of age at sexual debut and associated risks among South African youths

    Determinants of age at sexual debut and associated risks among South African youths

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The research uses data from a representative national survey to explore the determinants of age at sexual debut among South African youths in the age group 15–24 years. A random sample of 5 708 youths were interviewed and 92% responded...
  5. Water Application Methods and Water Use Efficiency for Tomatoes Production in Semi-Arid Areas of Eastern Kenya

    Water Application Methods and Water Use Efficiency for Tomatoes Production in Semi-Arid Areas of Eastern Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal
    An experiment was carried out at Kiomo Agroecological zone 5 to compare the water use efficiency (WUE) and economic benefits of using spot, modified drip (bucket) and furrow irrigation methods. Each of these application techniques was combined with 0, 10...
  6. The influence of family characteristics on glycaemic control among adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus attending the general outpatient clinic, National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria

    The influence of family characteristics on glycaemic control among adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus attending the general outpatient clinic, National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: There is an increasing epidemic of diabetes worldwide with many patients not achieving set treatment targets. Family interventions in diabetes patient management, a proven adjunct, have not been fully integrated to patient care.
  7. Who is <em>umuntu</em> in <em>Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu</em>? Interrogating moral issues facing Ndau women in polygyny

    Who is <em>umuntu</em> in <em>Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu</em>? Interrogating moral issues facing Ndau women in polygyny

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Discussions on the African communitarian idea of personhood have generated several debates among African philosophers about how it is conceived and perceived. While scholars like Wiredu and Gyekye maintain that personhood is gender-neutral, others such as Oyowe suggest that personhood...