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.

Prof. George Ireri Mbaabu


Title/Qualifications
: Prof, Phd
Department/Unit/Section: Kiswahili And African Languages
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844-00100
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. /mbaabu.george@ku.ac.ke   
Cell phone: +254 733 672 701, Tel 810901-10 ext 57446 
Position: Proffessor
Research Interests:All aspects of Kiswahili, with emphasis on Historical Development of Kiswahili, Sociolinguistics, Language Policy and Language planning: Kiswahili morphology.
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PUBLICATIONS

1). Papers And Chapters In Books

  • 2005 “Mchango wa Taasisi ya Uchunguzi wa Kiswahili (TUKI) Katika Uendelezaji na Ukuzaji wa Kiswahili” in Kiswahili Vol.68 (84-93) Institute of Kiswahili Research Jubilee Edition 1930-2005.
  • 2002 “Jinsi Mwelekeo wa Baadhi ya Wakenya Unavyotatiza Uenezaji wa Lugha na Fasihi ya Kiswahili Ulimwenguni” Kitula King’ei na Ireri Mbaabu. Paper Published in Mulika Na.25, 30-36 Taasisi ya Uchunguzi wa Kiswahili (TUKI), University of Dar es Salaam, 2002.
  • 2000 “A case for the use of Kiswahili as a Language of Instruction in Lower Primary Schools in Kenya: A paper published by Kimani Njogu et al (Eds): Kiswahili Katika Karne ya Ishirini na Moja (Kiswahili in the 21st Century) Cacas Book Series No. 17, Centre for Advanced Studies in African Society, Cape Town, South Africa, 2000.
  • 1995 “Dhima ya Kamusi Katika Kufundisha na Kujifunza Kiswahili” in J.G. Kiango (Ed.) Dhima ya Kamusi Katika Kusanifisha Lugha. Institute of Kiswahili Research, University of Dar es Salaam.
  • 1995 “Linguistic and Cultural Dependency in Africa”, Baragumu, Maseno University College.
  • 1991 “Jukumu la Kiswahili Katika Elimu kwa Watu Wazima.” In Kartsen Legere (Ed.): The Role of Language in Literary Programmes with Special Reference to Kiswahili in East Africa, 467-482. Zed Publishers, Bonn, Germany.
  • 1989 “Uchambuzi wa Kamusi ya Kiswahili Sanifu”. In Ufumbuzi, Jarida Lenye Mtazamo wa Kiafrika. No. 3 Summer 1989. 26-32. Nyota Nyeusi, New York.
  • 1988 “Ukubalifu wa Msamiati: Mifano Kutoka Kenya”. In: Makala za Semina ya Kimataifa: Usanifishaji wa Istilahi za Kiswahili. Taasisi ya Uchunguzi wa Kiswahili, Dar es Salaam.
  • 1985 “Forward” To Father Daniel Nyaga’s Mikarire na Mituurire ya Amiru. (Culture of the Meru People). Nairobi: Heinemann Publishers.
  • 1985 “Language and Scripts of the World Number 6 – Kiswahili Rich Language of East Africa.” In Language Monthly, An International Journal of Translation. September, 1985. (Pretorius Limited, Nottingham, U.K.
  • 1978 “Language Planning in Kenya: Some Practical Considerations”. Lugha, A Journal for Language Teacher’s in Kenya. Vol.5. No.3, 1978. 13-14.
  • 1977 “Pronoun Deletion as a Result of Over identification.” In Lugha, A Journal for Language Teachers in Kenya. Vol.5 No.2 1975, 5-15.
  • 1975 “Kiswahili Kenya”. Lugha, A Journal for Language Teachers in Kenya. Vol.5 No.1. 1976, 27-34.

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