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Munamato Mabhegedhe

  • PhD Candidate
  • Lecturer & Researcher
  • Great Zimbabwe University
  • 2PublicationsNumber of items in Munamato's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

Agricultural BiotechnologyEnvironmental BiotechnologyRenewable fuels & Climate changeEthnomedicine


1. Use of constructed wetlands for wastewater remediation in Masvingo. 2. Biogas production in a dome-shaped digester using a mixture of cattle dung and water hyacinth as substrate material. 3. Use of indigenous plants for ethno-veterinary and agricultural pesticidal practices.

Publications (2)

  • Cellulose degradation capabilities of dung beetle, Euoniticellus intermedius, larva gut consortia

    • Mabhegedhe Munamato
    • Rumbold Karl
    • Ntwasa Monde
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  • Smallholder farmers' indigenous knowledge of maize storage pests and pesticidal plant use: The case of Wards 9 and 10 in Bikita District, Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe

    • Makaza K
    • Mabhegedhe M
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Professional experience

Lecturer & Researcher

Great Zimbabwe University

November 2014 - Present

Teaching Assistant

University of the Witwatersrand

March 2010 - December 2011(2 years)


PhD Life Sciences

University of South Africa - Florida Campus

March 2016 - Present

MSc (Dissertation) Molecular and Cell Biology

University of the Witwatersrand

February 2010 - May 2012(2 years)

BSc (Honours) Applied Biology and Biochemistry

National University of Science and Technology

August 2003 - June 2007(4 years)

Great Zimbabwe University