New Book – Africa Rising: Narrating Success of a Resurgent Continent

New Book – Africa Rising: Narrating Success of a Resurgent Continent

COVER Africa Rising – Narrating Success of a Resurgent Continent


Table of Contents


Dedication                                                                                                                              ii

Copyright                                                                                                                                iii

Acknowledgement                                                                                                                  iv



Maurice Nyamanga Amutabi                                                                                                 1


Chapter 1

From Washington Consensus Model to Addis Ababa Consensus Model: Lessons from Beijing Consensus Model

By Firimooni Rwere Banugire                                                                                                5


Chapter 2

The moderating effect of policies and regulations on strategy implementation in commercial state corporations in Kenya

By James Muriuki, Mike Iravo, Kabare Karanja                                                                     20


Chapter 3

Potential Impact of Climate Change on Transportation: A Case study of Limpopo Province, South Africa

By Ogola J. S. and Odiyo, J.O                                                                                               33


Chapter 4

Water Action Groups as Agents of Water Resources Management in Informal Settlements in Kenya

By Ruth N. Murumba                                                                                                             43


Chapter 5

Print Media Content and Radicalization in Kenya: A Case of the Standard and the Nation Newspapers Reporting on the Operation Linda Nchi War on Al Shabaab

By Nicholas Odhiambo Anyuor                                                                                             52


Chapter 6

Race, Masculinity, Pride and Colonial Violence in Kenya: Revisiting Events Surrounding the Nandi Resistance of 1896-8

By Maurice N. Amutabi                                                                                                         62


Chapter 7

Internship in Teaching Profession in Kenya: A Case of Secondary Schools in Nandi South Sub – County

By Aggrey Asitiba Okutu                                                                                                       73


Chapter 8

Influence of Head teacher’s exposure to management training on implementation of public procurement regulations in Kenya

By Janet K. Mulwa                                                                                                                 86


Chapter 9

An Empirical Study of Juvenile Delinquency in Wudil Town Wudil Local Government Kano State

By Umar Shehu Usman                                                                                                          93


Chapter 10

Interrogating the nexus between democratization, development and participatory budgeting in developing nations, 1989-2017

By Ononiwu A. Oparah                                                                                                          104


Chapter 11

Urban social welfare Planning and sustainable Neighborhoods: Case of Makanga, Kabale Municipality – Uganda

By Gilbert K. Arinaitwe, Diane Karukwitsya Kyobutungi and Frankline Higenyi               117


Chapter 12

Corporate social responsibility and its role in youth social-entrepreneurship toward sustainable development in Kenya

By Kennedy Ongaro                                                                                                               130


Chapter 13

Teacher Don’t Teach Me Nonsense: The Media, Global Democratic Practices and the Political Socialization of African Youth

By Eesuola Olukayode Segun and Ojakorotu Victor                                                             141


Chapter 14

Exploring producer-oriented fraudulent behaviors in meter data analytics

By Ssinayobye Janvier Omar; Kiwanuka Fred and Kaawaase Kynda Swaib                        151


Chapter 15

Urban planning and market infrastructure functionality: Case of Bugongi market, Kabale Municipality, Uganda

By G. K. Arinaitwe, Joshua Tumwebaze, G. Semaana Gato and Betty Mategeko               158


Chapter 16

Enhancing milk production in rural areas through trained Village level workers

By S. M. Sundaram, A. Vijayarajan, V. Palanichamy, V. Apparao and T. Sivakumar          178


Chapter 17

Loneliness among the Elderly aged 70 and above, as a social problem in Uganda: a case study of Buhara Sub county in Kabale District

By Atukunda Catherine and Gato Gilbert Semaana                                                              186




Chapter 18

Inland Water Transport Infrastructure functionality and state of Port/ Landing sites on Lake Victoria: Uganda’s   Experience

By Gilbert Kansiime Arinaitwe                                                                                              197


Chapter 19

The Role of Higher Education Curriculum in Curbing Terrorism in Africa

By Munala Christine, Mwendo Matasio and Wambugu Dorcas Wanjiru                              210


Chapter 20

Impact of Communal Resource Extraction on Economic Development: The Case of Red-Sand Harvesting in Laikipia North (2009-2016)

By Maina Munuhe and Fred Jonyo                                                                                        221


Chapter 21

Mapping out the Historical Role of Food in Conflict Resolution: An African Perspective 1994 – 2000

By Amiara, Solomon Amiara and Onu, Amarachi Favour                                                     233


Chapter 22

The effectiveness of Police in protection of human rights in Uganda: A case study of Kabale Municipality

By Musabe Marcelline and Tumwebaze Joshua                                                                     241


Chapter 23

Potential Climate Change Impact of Campus Commuting: A Case study on a Canadian Post-Secondary Institution

By Israel Dunmade                                                                                                                 252


Chapter 24

A Critical Analysis of the Role of Public Participation in Regional Integration: Case Study of the East African Community (2001-2016)

By Samuel Mararo and Fred Jonyo                                                                                        260


Chapter 25

Rites of Passage, Profane or Sacred, A Phenomenological Approach: The Case of Nyau Cult Society of Lilongwe South West

By Mastone L. K. Mbewe                                                                                                      271


Chapter 26

Effect of perceived value on customer satisfaction among university students in Kenya

By R. Waweru., S. M. Maina and J. W. Njuguna                                                                  280


Chapter 27

Deconstructing Personal and Workplace Harmony in Africa and the African Diaspora in the Caribbean: Implications for Life-Work Balance and Institutional Leadership

By Akhentoolove Corbin                                                                                                        298

Chapter 28

Career Development as a paradigm for holistic empowerment for students of higher learning in Kabale Municipality; a Case of Kabale University

By Mable Namara                                                                                                                   312


Chapter 29

Christian Religious Involvement and Marital Satisfaction

By Bernard Mununuura                                                                                                          322


Chapter 30

Modernize SME Application in Emerging Economies: Microservice Architecture Pattern Approach

By Munezero Immaculee Joselyne, Benjamin Kanagwa and Joseph Balikuddembe 335


Chapter 31

Educating Refugees for Sustainable Development in Africa:

A Socio-Religious Project for Human Empowerment and Transformation

By Clement Majawa                                                                                                               345


Chapter 32

Land use and vulnerability on Women headed households in Kiyinya, Gasabo district of Rwanda

By Gilbert Kansiime Arinaitwe, Yvette Mutabonwa, Stanley Katungwensi and Diane Karukwitsya Kyobutungi                                                                                                 356




About African Interdisciplinary Studies Association Website

Prof. Maurice Nyamanga Amutabi is President of African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA), a pioneer professional associaiton bringing together members from all disciplines in Africa and abroad. He is a former Fulbright Scholar who previously worked as Deputy Vice Chancellor at Kisii University and also Director of Research and Professor in Peace and Strategic Studies at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA), 2010-2013. He has previously taught at Central Washington University, USA (2005-2010) in African Studies Programme and Moi University (1992-2000) in the Department of Development Studies and other public universities in Kenya. Prof. Amutabi holds a PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA in History and African Studies. He received his B.A (Hons) in 1989 in Political Science and History and M.A in 1991 from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. Maurice Amutabi is co-editor of Regime Change and Succession Politics in Africa: Five Decades of Misrule (with Shadrack Wanjala Nasong’o) – in 2013. Amutabi also co-edited Africa after Fifty Years: Retrospections and Reflections (with Toyin Falola and Sylvester Gundona) in 2012. Amutabi is the author of The NGO Factor in Africa: The Case of Arrested Development in Kenya (New York: Routledge, 2006). Amutabi is co-author of Nationalism and Democracy for People-Centered Development in Africa (Moi University Press, 2000). He has also co-authored Foundations of Adult Education in Africa (Cape Town/Hamburg: Pearson/UNESCO, 2005). He has written two novels, Because of Honor (a novel on Islam in Africa) and These Good People (a novel on corruption in Africa). Amutabi is also the author of Nakhamuma Stories (a collection of short stories from the Abaluyia community of western Kenya). His chapters have appeared in over thirty books. His articles have appeared in several refereed and reputable journals such as African Studies Review, African Contemporary Cultural Studies, Canadian Journal of African Studies, International Journal of Educational Development; and Jenda: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. Amutabi has made presentations at over one hundred national and international conferences. Amutabi is the Vice-President of the Kenya Studies and Scholars’ Association (KESSA), Kenya’s premier research and academic organization. He is the editor-in-chief of Kenya Studies Review and Eastern Africa Journal of Humanities and Sciences. Prof. Amutabi has conducted extensive research on many issues of development. He has taught courses on peace and conflict and gender and development. He teaches in the PhD and Masters Programme in the Institute of Peace and Security Studies at Kisii University. He enjoys blogging and writing and is an avid sports fan, but does not support any of team, preferring to support the team that plays well.
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