1. N T Gombe, B Mabaera, M Tshimanga, G Shambira, A Chadambuka, Evaluation of the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness strategy Implementation in Bulawayo City. South African Journal of Child Health: SAJCH March 2010 VOL. 4 NO. 1


  1. NT Gombe, BMM Nkomo, M Tshimanga, G Shambira, A Chadambuka. Risk factors for Contracting Anthrax in Kuwirirana Ward, Gokwe North, Midlands Province. African Health Sciences Vol 10 No 2 June 2010


  1. Joseph Mberikunashe, Sarah Banda, Addmore Chadambuka, Notion Tafara Gombe, Gerald Shambira, Mufuta Tshimanga, Reginald Matchaba-Hove. Prevalence and risk factors for obstructive respiratory conditions among textile industry workers in Zimbabwe, 2006.
    The Pan African Medical Journal. 2010;6:1


  1. Madziro, N. T., Mugurungi, O., Chirenda, J., Mungati, M., Bangure*, D., Gombe, T. N., & Tshimanga, M. (2015). Analysis of the national early infant diagnosis dataset, Zimbabwe: 2007 to 2010. Journal of AIDS and HIV Research, 7(6), 61-67.http://www.academicjournals.org/journal/JAHR/article-abstract/C81B3BE54105
  1. A Kone-Coulibally, M Tshimanga, G Shambira , N Gombe , A Chadambuka, P Chonzi, S Mungofa. Risk factors associated with cholera in Harare City,2008. East African Journal of Public Health Vol 7 No 4 (2010)


  1. Chadambuka A, Chimusoro A, Maradzika JC, Tshimanga M, Gombe NT, Shambira G. Factors associated with contracting sexually transmitted infections among patients in Zvishavane urban, Zimbabwe;2007. African Health Sciences 2011; 11(4): 535 – 542


  1. G Gonese, M Tshimanga, J Chirenda, A Chadambuka, NT Gombe, G Shambira. Factors Associated with Occupational injuries at a beverage manufacturing company in Harare, Zimbabwe-2008. Cent Afr J Med 2011;57(5/8)


  1. Tachiwenyika Emmanuel, Gombe Notion, Shambira Gerald, Chadambuka Addmore Tshimanga Mufuta, Zizhou Simukai. Determinants of Perinatal Mortality in Marondera District, Mashonaland East Province, Zimbabwe 2009: a case control study. The Pan African Medical Journal. 2011;8:7http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3201615/
  1. Pride Mucheto, Addmore Chadambuka, Gerald Shambira, Mufuta Tshimanga, Gombe Notion, Wenceslas Nyamayaro. Determinants of nondisclosure of HIV status among women attending the prevention of mother to child transmission programme, Makonde district, Zimbabwe, 2009. The Pan African Medical Journal. 2011;8:51http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3201613/
  2. A Chadambuka Chimusoro Anderson , Mabaera B, Gombe NT, Tshimanga M, Shambira G , Low Tuberculosis Case Detection in Gokwe North and South, Zimbabwe, 2006. African Health Sciences 2011; 11(2): 190 – 196http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21857849
  1. Regis Magauzi, Bigboy Mabaera, Simbarashe Rusakaniko, Anderson       Chimusoro, Nqobile Ndlovu, Mufuta Tshimanga, Gerald Shambira, Addmore Chadambuka, Notion Gombe. Health effects of agrochemicals among farm workers in commercial farms of Kwekwe district, Zimbabwe, 2006.The Pan African Medical Journal. 2011;9:26http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3215548/
  1. Mufuta Tshimanga, Notion Gombe, Gerald Shambira, Ndlovu Nqobile. Strengthening field epidemiology in Africa: The Zimbabwe Field Epidemiology Training Program. Pan Afr Med J. 2011;10(Supp 1):12http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3266669/
  1. Regis Choto, Addmore Chadambuka, Gerald Shambira, Notion Gombe, Mufuta Tshimanga, Stanley Midzi, Joseph Mberikunashe. Trends in Performance of the National Measles Case-Based Surveillance System, Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, Zimbabwe (1999 – 2008). The Pan African Medical Journal. 2012;11:2http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22368745
  1. Mary Muchekeza , Anderson Chimusoro, Notion T. Gombe, Mufuta Tshimanga and Gerald Shambira: District health executives in Midlands province, Zimbabwe: are they performing as expected?. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:335.http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6963/12/335
  1. Kufakwanguzvarova W Pomerai, Robert F Mudyiradima and Notion T. Gombe. Measles outbreak investigation in Zaka, Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe,2010. BMC Research Notes 2012 5:687http://www.biomedcentral.com/1756-0500/5/687
  1. Chipo Chimamise, Notion Tafara Gombe, Mufuta Tshimanga, Addmore Chadambuka, Gerald Shambira, Anderson Chimusoro. Factors associated with severe occupational injuries at mining company in Zimbabwe, 2010: a cross-sectional study. The Pan African Medical Journal. 2013;14:5http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23504270
  1. Bangure D, Chirundu D, Tshimanga M, Takundwa L, Gombe N and Ndondo H. Food Poisoning amongst Census Enumerators, Gokwe South, Zimbabwe, August 2012. International Journal of Epidemiology & Infection (2013) 25-32http://www.sciknow.org/article/detail/id/318
  2. Brian A Maponga, Daniel Chirundu, Notion T Gombe, Mufuta Tshimanga, Gerald Shambira and Lucia Takundwa. Risk factors for contracting watery diarrhoea in Kadoma City, Zimbabwe, 2011: a case control study. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013, 13:567http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/13/567
  3.    Bangure Donewell, Daniel Chirundu, Lucia Takundwa, Mufuta Tshimanga, Notion Gombe. Trends in Martenity Delivery Outcomes at Kadoma General Hospital, Zimbabwe, 2007-2011. International Journal of Martenal and Child Health (2013) 27-31



  1. Stella Ngwende Notion Tafara Gombe, Stanley Midzi, Mufuta Tshimanga, Gerald Shambira and Addmore Chadambuka.: Factors associated with HIV infection among children born to mothers on the prevention of mother to child transmission programme at Chitungwiza Hospital, Zimbabwe, 2008. BMC Public Health 2013 13:1181.http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/13/1181
  1. Donewell Bangure, Daniel Chirundu, Humphrey Ndondo, Mufuta Tshimanga, Notion Gombe and Lucia Takundwa. Evaluation of the Acute Flaccid Paralysis Surveillance System in Sanyati District, Zimbabwe, 2013. International Journal of Epidemiology & Infection (2014) 36-42


  1. Pugie Tawanda Chimberengwa, Notion Tafara Gombe, Nyasha Masuka, Donewell Bangure, Mufuta Tshimanga and Lucia Takundwa. Schistosomiasis Outbreak Investigation Empandeni Ward Mangwe District Matabeleland South Province Zimbabwe June 2012; A case control study. BMC Research Notes 2014:http://www.biomedcentral.com/1756-0500/7/623
  1. Monica Muti, Notion Gombe, Mufuta Tshimanga, Lucia Takundwa, Donewell Bangure, Stanley Mungofa, Prosper Chonzi .Typhoid outbreak investigation in Dzivaresekwa, suburb of Harare City, Zimbabwe, 2011. Pan African Medical Journal 18, 309, 18/08/2014http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/18/309/full/
  2. Jakopo Zorodzai, Daniel Chirundu, Mufuta Tshimanga, Notion Gombe, Lucia Takundwa and Donewell Bangure. Factors Associated with Contracting Typhoid Fever among Residents of Bluegrass Resettlement Area, Sanyati District, Zimbabwe, 2013. International Journal of Epidemiology & Infection (2014) 63-70http://www.sciknow.org/article/detail/id/1389
  3. Brian Abel MapongaDaniel ChirunduGerald ShambiraNotion Tafara GombeMufuta Tshimanga, Donewell Bangure; Evaluation of the notifiable diseases surveillance system in Sanyati district, Zimbabwe, 2010-2011 ; The Pan African Medical Journal. 11/2014; 19:278.http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/19/278/full/


  1. Celestino DhegeSimukai Tirivanhu ZizhouNotion Tafara GombeMufuta TshimangaLucia Takundwa, Donewell Bangure; Maternal Mortality Notification Trends in Mashonaland East Province, Zimbabwe, 2002-2011; International Journal of Maternal and Child Health. 11/2014; 2(4):115-121.http://manuscript.sciknow.org/uploads/ijmch/pub/ijmch_1400520200
  2. Maxwell RupfutseCremence TshumaMufuta TshimangaNotion Gombe, Donewell Bangure, Maureen Wellington; Factors associated with uptake of voluntary medical male circumcision, Mazowe District, Zimbabwe, 2014; The Pan African Medical Journal. 11/2014; 19:337http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/19/337/full/
  3. Tafadzwa Priscilla GoverwaNyasha MasukaMufuta TshimangaNotion Tafara GombeLucia Takundwa, Donewell BangureMaureen Wellington; Uncontrolled hypertension among hypertensive patients on treatment in Lupane District, Zimbabwe, 2012; BMC Research Notes 10/2014; 7:703.http://www.biomedcentral.com/1756-0500/7/703
  4. More MungatiPortia ManangaziraLucia TakundwaNotion T GombeSimbarashe RusakanikoMufuta Tshimanga; Factors affecting diagnosis and management of hypertension in Mazowe district of Mashonaland central province in Zimbabwe: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders08/2014, 14:102http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2261/14/102
  1. Pugie Tawanda ChimberengwaNyasha MasukaNotion Tafara GombeMufuta TshimangaLucia Takundwa, Donewell Bangure; The Indoor household residual spraying program performance in Matabeleland South province, Zimbabwe: 2011 to 2012; a descriptive cross-sectional study; Pan African Medical Journal. 01/2015; 20(27):4721http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/20/27/full/
  2. Donewell Bangure,Daniel Chirundu, Notion Gombe, Tawanda Marufu, Gibson Mandozana, Mufuta Tshimanga, Lucia Takundwa; Effectiveness of short message services reminder on childhood immunization programme in Kadoma, Zimbabwe – a randomized controlled trial, 2013; BMC Public Health 2015, 15:137http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/15/137
  3. Matare Takura, Shambira G, Gombe NT, Tshimanga MT, Bangure D, Mungati M; Factors Associated with Human Immunodeficiency Virus First Line Treatment Failure in Zvishavane District, Zimbabwe, 2014. Austin J HIV/AIDS Res. 2015; 2(1): 1010.http://www.austinpublishinggroup.com/hiv-aids-research/fulltext-ajhr-v2-id1010
  4. Makurumidze Richard,Tshimanga Mufuta, Bangure Donewell, Gombe, Chinamasa Camillo FungaiTakundwa LuciaMagure Tapiwa; Factors Associated with Occupational Injuries at a Mine. Journal of Applied Sciences in Southern Africa· JASSA. 02/2015; 19(2)
  5. Brian Abel Maponga, Daniel Chirundu, Notion Tafara Gombe, Mufuta Tshimanga, Donewell Bangure, Lucia Takundwa; Cholera: a comparison of the 2008-9 and 2010 Outbreaks in Kadoma City, Zimbabwe; The Pan African Medical Journal. 03/2015; 20:221.http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/20/221/full/
  6.     Meggie Gabida, Milton Chemhuru, Mufuta Tshimanga, Notion T Gombe, Lucia Takundwa, Donewell Bangure; Effect of distribution of educational material to mothers on duration and severity of diarrhoea and pneumonia, Midlands Province, Zimbabwe: a cluster randomized controlled trial; International Breastfeeding Journal 03/2015; 10(13).http://www.internationalbreastfeedingjournal.com/content/10/1/13/
  7. Chimberengwa PT, Masuka N, Gombe NT, Tshimanga M and Bangure D. Procurement Processes at Gwanda Provincial Hospital, Matebeleland South Province, Zimbabwe, 2012; a Descriptive Cross Sectional Study. Austin J Public Health Epidemiol. 2015;2(1): 1018http://www.austinpublishinggroup.com/public-health-epidemiology/fulltext-ajphe-v2-id1018
  8. Saravoye T, Nyandoro M, Bangure D, Gombe NT and Tshimanga M. An Evaluation of the Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP) Surveillance System in Zvimba District, Mashonaland West Province; a Descriptive Cross Sectional Study. Austin J Public Health Epidemiol. 2015;2(1): 1017http://www.austinpublishinggroup.com/public-health-epidemiology/fulltext-ajphe-v2-id1017
  9.   Brian Abel Maponga, Daniel Chirundu, Notion Tafara Gombe, Mufuta Tshimanga, Donewell Bangure, Lucia Takundwa . Delayed initiation of anti-retroviral therapy in TB/HIV co-infected patients, Sanyati District, Zimbabwe, 2011-2012; The Pan African Medical Journal 2015; 21:28http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/21/28/full/
  10.    Regis C. Choto · Stanley M. Midzi · Joseph Mberikunashe ·Mufuta Tshimanga · Notion T. Gombe · Donewell Bangure ; Evaluation of the Performance of Two Diagnostic Assays in Malaria Diagnosis in Mashonaland East Province, Zimbabwe, 2010; Open Journal of Epidemiology 08/2015; 5:187-196http://www.scirp.org/Journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=58528
  11.   Juru P. Tsitsi · Ncube Nomagugu · Notion T. Gombe · Mufuta Tshimanga · Bangure Donewell · More Mungati · Chikodzore Rudo; Evaluation of the Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System in Beitbridge District, Zimbabwe 2015; Open Journal of Epidemiology 08/2015; 5(3):197-203.http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=58816
  12.  Annamercy Chenaimoyo Makoni · Milton Chemhuru · Donewell Bangure · Notion Tafara Gombe · Mufuta Tshimanga; Rubella outbreak investigation, Gokwe North District, Midlands province, Zimbabwe, 2014 – a case control study; Pan African Medical Journal 09/2015; 22:60http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/22/60/full/
  13. Annamercy Makoni,  Milton Chemhuru,  Mufuta Tshimanga, Notion Tafara Gombe, More Mungati, Donewell Bangure; Evaluation of the isoniazid preventive therapy (IPT) program in Shurugwi District, Midlands Province, Zimbabwe, January 2013 to August 2014; BMC Research Notes 09/2015; 8(1):476http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/22/60/full/     
  14. Blessing Ruwimbo Mutede, Tapiwa Magure, Notion Tafara Gombe, Donewell Bangure, Mufuta Tshimanga, More Mungati; Prevalence and Factors Associated with Hypertension among Anti-Retroviral Therapy Patients Aged 15 Years and above in Makonde District, Zimbabwe, 2012: An Analytic Cross Sectional Study; World Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases 09/2015; 5(9):266-277 http://www.scirp.org/Journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=59995
  15. Amen Gumbo, Donewell Bangure, Notion T. Gombe, More Mungati · Mufuta Tshimanga, Zanele Hwalima, Ignatious Dube; Staphylococcus aureus food poisoning among Bulawayo City Council employees, Zimbabwe, 2014; BMC Research Notes 09/2015; 8:485http://www.biomedcentral.com/1756-0500/8/485
  16. Meggie Gabida · Notion T. Gombe · Milton Chemhuru · Lucia Takundwa · Donewell Bangure · Mufuta Tshimanga; Foodborne illness among factory workers, Gweru, Zimbabwe, 2012: a retrospective cohort study; BMC Research Notes 09/2015; 8:493www.biomedcentral.com/1756-0500/8/493
  17. Monica Muti, Mufuta Tshimanga, Gombe T. Notion, Donewell Bangureand Prosper Chonzi; Prevalence of pregnancy induced hypertension and pregnancy outcomes among women seeking maternity services in Harare, Zimbabwe; BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2015, 15:111http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2261/15/111
  18. Ponesai N, Anderson C, Mufuta T, Gombe N, Lucia T and Donewell B. Risk Factors for Diabetic Complications among Diabetic Patients, Chirumanzu District, Zimbabwe, 2011. Austin J Public Health Epidemiol. 2015; 2(2): 1021http://austinpublishinggroup.com/public-health-epidemiology/onlinefirst.php#
  19. Meggie Gabida Mufuta Tshimanga · Milton Chemhuru · Notion Gombe · Donewell Bangure; Trends for Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes, New Sputum Smear Positive Patients in Kwekwe District, Zimbabwe, 2007-2011: A Cohort Analysis; Journal of Tuberculosis Research 01/2015; 03(04):126-135http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=61678
  20.  Noma Mugwagwa · Joseph Mberikunashe · Notion Tafara Gombe· Mufuta Tshimanga · Donewell Bangure · More Mungati; Factors associated with malaria infection in Honde valley, Mutasa district, Zimbabwe, 2014: a case control study ; BMC Research Notes 12/2015; 8(8):829.http://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13104-015-1831-3