Frontiers in Environmental Microbiology

Volume 4, Issue 3, June 2018

  • The State of Water Supply and Sanitation in Government Primary Schools in Dares Salaam Region a Case of Kinondoni Municipality

    Mafuru Solomi Juma, Peter Elia Mosha, Stanslaus Mbonea Msuya

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, June 2018
    Pages: 81-87
    Received: 6 March 2018
    Accepted: 9 April 2018
    Published: 9 May 2018
    Abstract: This paper sets out to assess the state of water supply and sanitation in government primary schools in Kinondoni Municipality. It based on data collected in 2013. A cross-sectional study design was adopted, collecting data through the use of questionnaire, in-depth interviews and observation from ten public primary schools in the study area. Stati... Show More
  • Assessment of Escherichia coli O157:H7 Contamination in Soil and Water Sources Proximal to Abattoirs Within Cross River State, Nigeria

    Nfongeh Joseph Fuh, Owoseni Mojisola Christiana, Adogo Lillian Yami, Upla Peter Uteh, Ekpiken Solomon Ekpiken

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, June 2018
    Pages: 88-93
    Received: 22 May 2018
    Accepted: 7 June 2018
    Published: 21 July 2018
    Abstract: Abattoir activities generate numerous waste and microorganisms that have polluting effects on its environment and consequently could have negative impact on the health of its surrounding residents. This study assessed Escherichia coli O157:H7 contamination on adjourning soil and water sources proximal to Abattoirs within Cross River State, South-Ea... Show More