Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa

Vol.10, No.3, 2008


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief

About The Contributors


An Assessment of the Impact of Operation Murambatsvina (Operation Restore Order) on the Informal Market: A Case of Zimbabwe’s Bulawayo Central Business District (CBD) Flea Market Operations
By: Constantine Munhande and Lexington Matonhodze

Economics of Water, Health and Households Labor Market Participation in Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CAEMC) Countries: The Case of Cameroon
By: Elie Ngongang

Effects of Interest Rate Regime on the Intermediary Role of Banks in Zimbabwe
By: Kosmas Njanike

Forestry and Criteria of Sustainability: The Case of Cameroon
By: Mathias Ndjom Ndjom and Pierre Nemb

Identification of Yeast Isolated from Mukumbi, a Zimbabwean Traditional Wine
By: A. Mpofu, J. L. F. Kock, E. E. Pretorious, C. H. Pohl, and R. Zvauya

Impact of National Fadama Development Project II on Small Scale Farmers’ Income in Ogun State: Implication for Agricultural Financing in Nigeria
By: Dorcas A. Adegbite, A. O. Oloruntoba, K. O. Adubi, O. Oyekunle, and S. B. Sobanke

Performance Assessment of Ogun State Agricultural and Multi-purpose Credit Agency (OSAMCA) in Credit Delivery and Operation (2004-2006)
By: Dorcas A. Adegbite, A. O. Oloruntoba, and O. J. Olaoye

Poverty and Sustainable Development in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria
By: Joel Ashiomanedu Joel

Situating Zimbabwe’s Community Based Natural Resource Management Practice in the Sustainable Development Framework
By: Chigwenya Average

Solid Medical Waste Management: The Case of Kwekwe City in Midlands Province, Zimbabwe
By: R. V. Mangizvo and R. Chinamasa

Sustainable Tourism Development in Africa: The Imperative for Tourists/Host Communities Security
By: Felix Olorunfemi and Usman A. Raheem

The Contribution of Soil and Crop Debris Inocula to the Outbreak of Bacterial Common Blight in Field Beans (Phaseolus Vulgaris L) Under Zimbabwean Conditions
By: Charles Karavina, Tozivepi Albert Tigere, and Jordan Chihiya

The Impact of External Debt on Economic Growth: A Comparative Study of Nigeria and South Africa
By: Folorunso S. Ayadi and Felix O. Ayadi
Trapped in the Vicious Circle; An Analysis of the Sustainability of the Child Headed Housedholds’ Livelihoods in Ward 30 Gutu District
By: Chigwenya Average, Chuma Maxwell, and Nyanga Takupiwa

The Impact of Tourism on Sable Antelope (Hippotragus niger) Vigilance Behavior at Artificial Waterholes during the Dry Season in Hwange National Park
By: M. Kamanda, V. Ndiweni, V. E. Imbayarwo-Chikosi, J. Muvenga, A. Musakwa

The Pursuit of Happiness: How to Make it Possible for Developing Countries
By: Alice Olivero

The Impact of Tourism on Sable Antelope (Hippotragus niger) Vigilance Behavior at Artificial Waterholes During the Dry Season in Hwange National Park
By: M. Kamanda, V. Ndiweni, V.E. Imbayarwo- Chikosi, J. Muvengwi and A. Musakwa

The Adoption of Selected Soil Fertility and Water Management Technologies in Semi-arid Zimbabwe: An Application of the Tobit Model
By: Richard Foti, Christopher Gadzirayi, and Edward Mutandwa

Transitions in Nambia: Which Changes for Whom?
Edited by: Henning Melber
Reviewed by: Constantine Munhande