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Evaluation of street children rehabilitation programmes in Uasin Gishu district, Kenya
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the street children rehabilitation programmes in Uasin Gishu District with the aim of providing information that can be useful to policy makers in the area of child welfare. The ...
Secondary traumatic stress among young people orphaned by AIDS in Kenya: prevalence, severity and predictors
Recent advances in Psychological research suggests that family, friends and professionals are susceptible to developing traumatic stress symptoms from being empathetically engaged with victims of traumatic events. The ...
Isolation of recurrent mycobacteium isolates from sputum smear negative relapse at the central reference tuberculosis laboratory in Nairobi, Kenya
Pregnant women have increased susceptibility to malaria infection. In these women, malaria parasites are frequently found sequestered in the placental intervillous spaces, a condition referred to as placental malaria (PM). ...
Somatic embryogenesis and agrobacterium-mediated transformation of selected maize (zea mays.L) genotypes in Kenya
Maize (Zea mays L.) is one of the most important staple human food crop for over 90% of Kenya's population. However production has lagged behind due to drought, pests, diseases, Striga and low soil fertility despite much ...
Use of Visual Illustration in the Interpretation of Proverbs in Secondary Schools in Kikuyu District, Kiambu County, Kenya
The centrality of the current study was the need to establish whether visual Illustrations when presented together with text, increase the uptake of meaning in proverbs among the students in secondary schools in Kikuyu ...
Elements of reversing underachievement in academic performance among gifted secondary school students, Kiambu County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2016)
The purpose of this study was to investigate factors that contribute to underachievement and the role of varied strategies in reversing underachievement among gifted secondary school students. The study was carried out in ...