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Genotype independent somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration from immature zygotic embryos of tropical maize inbred lines
Maize is one of the most important cereal crops in Sub-Saharan Africa and an important source of energy for humans. However, the difference in the dedifferentiation frequency of immature embryos among various genotypes ...
Primary Math and Reading (PRIMR) Program: Kenya
Report on Asymptotic Unfolding for Single Takens-Bogdanov Systems
(Archimedes Journal of Mathematics, 2012-07-26)
Population trends of soil invertebrate macrofauna within a hedgerow intervropping in Embu, Kenya
The effects of land use practices on the soil invertebrate populations is well documented, but their potential as indicators of soil status is little understood. A study was undertaken to test the hypothesis that soil ...
The Nexus of Sports and Academics in Universities in Africa
(African Sport Management Association, 2011-12)
Participation In sports in African universities is essentially at two levels, that is, recreational and competitive. However, enrollment in sports at the universities is minimal due to structural, inter-personal, ...
Effects of Banana Varieties in Central and Eastern Kenya on Macropropagation Technique
Kenyans obtain most of their food, livelihood, employment and foreign exchange from the agricultural sector. Banana contribution toward this cannot be over looked. Recently banana has become an important cash crop, especially ...
Non-communicable disease prevention in Africa: challenges and opportunities for increasing physical activity levels and active transport in Kenya
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) continue to be a serious public health crisis in both developed and low-and middle-income countries (LMICs). Evidence show that the health burden of NCDs appear to be permeating the globe, ...
Determinants of value added tax revenue in Kenya
Past studies that have been undertaken on the responsiveness of tax revenues to changes in GDP in Kenya have found a positive relationship between tax revenues and GDP. However, the studies omit some key determinants of ...