Articles by Author: Margaret Ngigi

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  1. Yields of Green Grams and Pigeonpeas under Smallholder Conditions in Machakos County, Kenya

    Yields of Green Grams and Pigeonpeas under Smallholder Conditions in Machakos County, Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal
    Green grams and pigeonpeas have multiple benefits to the rural poor as food security, fodder for livestock and fuel for small-scale farmers, despite low smallholder yields in Kenya. However, little is known about the factors between different farmers that influence...
  2. Interlingual variables in measuring and interpreting the degree of ethnicity in speech

    Interlingual variables in measuring and interpreting the degree of ethnicity in speech

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article presents findings of a research into the way an ethnic language interacts sociolinguistically with two lingua francas in Kenya. Some of its major findings include how to set up inter-lingual variables and how to establish quantitatively the function...
  3. Coherence as a criterion for the assessment of written reports

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Applied Language Studies
    The coherence of a piece of writing depends on there being a close relationship between what the writer intends to say and how this is said. In addition it depends on how clearly the context of the presented content is...
  4. CORRESPONDENCE

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
  5. Ethnographic experiences of HIV-positive nurses in managing stigma at a clinic in rural Uganda

    Ethnographic experiences of HIV-positive nurses in managing stigma at a clinic in rural Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper explores the workplace experiences of HIV-positive nurses and their attempts to manage HIV/AIDS stigma. An HIV diagnosis can have a major impact on an individual's psychological and emotional wellbeing. Moreover, caring for those suffering from chronic HIV-related illnesses...