Members of the CODESRIA team, comprising of the participants and trainers during the opening ceremony of the CODESRIA College of Academic Mentors Institute training graced by the Registrar RIO, Professor Vincent Onywera, accompanied by key note speaker Dr. Godwin Murunga
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Participants comparing notes in their groups during the Group Discussion Session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography referring to her notes on Research Integrity and Ethics during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the KUCC
The gracious Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography, explaining ethical concepts in research to members of the CODESRIA team during the 10 day workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Lead trainer, Professor Bangura of Howard University responding to participants’ queries during question and answer session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Abdul Karim Bangura explaining to the participants about the Ideal Dissertation Structure during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Professor Chris Shisanya giving his presentation on Epistemological Paradigms in Social Research during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School at KUCC
Professor Ishmael Munene presenting a certificate of participation to Lydia Amoah from University of Ghana during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Florence Shingirayi Chamisa from University of FortHare during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Sylvester Kohol Shima from University of Ibadan during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitators Professors Chris Shisanya being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitators Professors Joy Obando being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
Dr. Godwin Murunga, the Incoming Executive Secretary of CODESRIA giving his closing remarks during the workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.

Dr. Leonard Chacha Mwita

 

Department of Kiswahili And African Languages,
Kenyatta University,
P.O Box 43844, 00100
NAIROBI,
Kenya.

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Research

  1. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 2008. Kuria Verbal Tone.
  2. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 2006. A Metrical Analysis of a Kuria Praise Poem.
  3. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 1997. Majigambo ya Kikuria: Mtazamo wa Kiisimu.

Publications

  1. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 2008. The Adaptation of Swahili Loanwords from Arabic: A Constraint-Based Analysis. Journal of Pan African Studies (JPAS) Vol. 2 Number 8 pp. 46-61. ISSN 1942-6569.
  2. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 2007. A Sketch of Kiswahili Comic Discourse in Nairobi. IFRA Les Cahiers d’Afrique de I’Est No. 36 pgs. 1 – 32.
  3. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 2007. An Octosyllabic Kuria Pruise Poem. UFAHAMU Vol. XXXIII Numbers II & III 126 – 163.
  4. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 2007. Prenasalization and the IPA. UCLA Working Papers IN phonetics pp. 58-67.
  5. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 1995. Chimbuko la Kiswhaili. Baragumu Vol. 2 No. 1 & 2. pgs. 1 – 17. Leonard Chacha Mwita. 2000. Usanifishaji bia wa Kiswahili. In Kiswahili katika Karne ya Ishirini na Moja. Cape Town. CASAS pg. 46-52

Workshops

  1. Workshop to Sensitize Kenyatta University Management on Open Access and Institutional Repository held on 31st August 2012 at the Kenyatta University Post Modern Library.
  2. Workshop on Open Access and Institutional Repository held on 29th and 30th August 2012 at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi.
  3. CASAS Kenyan Languages Orthography Workshop held on 11th – 12th June 2012 at the Fairview Hotel, Nairobi.
  4. Workshop on Performance Contracting for MB, Deans, Directors, Chairmen of Departments and Heads of Sections held on 21st – 22nd March 2012 at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi.
  5. Kiswahili Regional Symposium held on 14th – 15th December 2009 at Panafric Hotel, Nairobi.
  6. A Working Management Retreat (Deans, Associate Deans, Chairpersons, Full Professors, Directors) from 2nd – 6th December 2009 at the North Coast Hotel, Mombasa.

Conference Presentations

  1. Leonard Chacha Mwita & Michael R. Marlo. Lookback Effects in Kuria Tone. San Francisco, USA. 8th – 11th January, 2009.
  2. Leonard Chacha Mwita. Imbrication in Kuria. Gainesville, Florida. USA. 22nd – 25th March, 2007.
  3. Leonard Chacha Mwita. A Metrical Analysis of a Kuria Praise Poem. Laredo, Texas. USA. 29th September – 1st October 2006.
  4. Leonard Chacha Mwita & Gerald Matti. Utandawazi na Athari zake kwa Kiswahili na Lugha za Kiasili Nchini Kenya. Thompson Falls Hotel, Nyahururu. 3rd – 5th October 2001.
  5. Leonard Chacha Mwita. Majina ya Kibiashara ya Kiswahili na Miiko. Fort Jesus, Mombasa. 3rd – 6th October 2000.
  6. Leonard Chacha Mwita. Usanifishaji Bia wa Kiswahili. Kenyatta University, Nairobi. 23rd – 25th September 1998.

 

 

 

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