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Appointments
YearPositionInstitution Name
2017 Principal Research Officer IITanzania Fisheries Research Institute
2012Senior Research Officer ITanzania Fisheries Research Institute
2007Senior Research Officer IITanzania Fisheries Research Institute
2005Research Officer ITanzania Fisheries Research Institute
2000Research Officer IITanzania Fisheries Research Institute
1997Research Officer IIITanzania Fisheries Research Institute
1991Assistant Beekeeping Officer IVTabora Beekeeping Training Institute

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Awards/Grants
YearCategoryTitle
2018GRANTPromoting Environmentally, Economically, and Socially Sustainable Cage Aquaculture (PESCA) on the African Great Lakes. African Great Lakes Conservation Fund (AGLCF). The Nature Conservancy (TNC)
2018GRANTUsing Black Soldier Fly Larvae as an Environmentally Friendly Sustainable Source of Affordable Protein for Chicken and Fish Feed. Bioinnovate Africa Programme Phase II. International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE), Nairobi, Kenya
2017GRANTAdvancing Small-scale Fish Farming in Tanzania: Identification of the Best Performing Local tilapia Strain and Low Cost Feed’. Australian High Commission (AHC) Direct Aid Programme.
2015GRANTStrengthening Research and Proposal Writing Skills at Academic Institutions in Tanzania-Embedding Activities at TAFIRI Tanzania, July 2015 – July 2017.
2015GRANTFish-Vegetable-Poultry integration-Expo 4 Women Agricultural Innovation Awards-Land O’Lakes: 2015 conducted in collaboration with small scale farmers in Songwe and Mufindi, Iringa, Tanzania.
2011GRANTTanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH)
2011GRANTBuilding Public Private Sector Partnership to Enhance Productivity and Competitiveness of Aquaculture in the EAC Region. Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa (ASARECA).
2005GRANTLake Victoria Research Initiative (VicRes)
2005GRANTApplied Training Project (ATP) of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI)
2004AWARDTAFIRI Best Workers Award

Journals
YearCitation
Musinguzi, L., Lugya, J., Rwezawula, P., Kamya, A., Nuwahereza, C., Halafo, J., Kamondo, S., Njaya, F., Aura, C., Shoko, A. P., Osinde, R., Natugonza, V., Ogutu-Ohwayo, R. (2019). The extent of cage aquaculture, adherence to best practices and reflections for sustainable aquaculture on African inland waters. Journal of Great Lakes Research 45 (6), 1340-1347.
Shoko, A. P. A., Ngowo, R. R., Waya, R, K., 2005. Deleterious Effects of Non-native Species Introduced into Lake Victoria, East Africa. NAGA World Fish Centre Quarterly 28 (3&4), 27-32
Rutaisire, J., Charo-Karisa, H., Shoko, A. P., Nyandat, B. (2009). Aquaculture for increased fish production in East Africa. African Journal of Tropical Hydrobiology and Fisheries 12, 19-22. ISBN 9970-713-06-6.
Oenga, D. N., Mgaya, Y. D., Mbahinzireki,G, Shoko, A. P., Nyanchiri, E. (2010). Evaluation of Yields and Growth Performance of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) with Ningu (Labeo victorianus) and African catfish (Clarias gariepinus) in Earthen Pond, Kenya. Journal of National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency of Srilanka 40, 33-47
Shoko, A. P., Getabu, A., Mwayuli, G., Mgaya, Y.D. (2011). Growth Performance, Yields and Economic Benefits of Nile Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus and Kales Brassica oleracea Cultured under Vegetable-Fish Culture Integration. Tanzania Journal of Science 37, 37-48
Shoko, A.P., Urasa, F.M., Ndaro, S.G.M. (2011). The Effect of Different Dietary Proportions of Cotton Seed Cake and Soybean Meal on the Growth Performance of Tilapia Fry, Oreochromis Variabilis. Journal of Association of Zoologists, India 2(1), 8-24
Shoko, A. P. A., Matola, H. D. Mzighani, S., Mahika, G. C. (2011). Fishpond Performance of Nile Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758) in the Lake Victoria Basin, Tanzania. Journal of Aquaculture in the Tropics 26 (1-2), 17-28
Shoko, A. P., Limbu, S. M., Mrosso, H. D. J., Mgaya, Y. D. (2014). Effect of stocking density on growth, production and economic benefits of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and African sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) in Polyculture and Monoculture. Aquaculture Research 47, 36-50.
Shoko, A. P., Limbu, S. M., Mrosso, H. D. J., Mgaya, Y. D. (2014). A comparison of Diurnal Dynamics of Water Quality Parameters in Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus, Linnaeus, 1758) Monoculture and Polyculture with African Sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) in earthen Ponds. International Aquaculture Research 6, 56
Ngupula, G.W., Shoko, A. P., Musiba, M., Ndikumana J., Zziwa, E. (2014). The performance of Artemia shell-freeembryos, Moina micrura and phytoplankton on larvae of reared African catfish. African Crop Science Journal 22, 875-881
Musiba, M.J., Ngupula, G .W. Kashindye, B.B., Elison, M., Shoko, A.P., Ndikumana, J., Zziwa, E., Katunzi, E.F .B. (2014). Performance of locally formulated feeds for rearing of African catfish in Tanzania. African Crop Science Journal 22, 979-986
Limbu, S. M., Shoko, A. P., Lamtane, H. A., Shirima, E. D., Kishe-Machumu, M. A., . Mgana, H. F., Mgaya, Y. D. (2015). Effect of initial stocking size of the predatory African sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) on recruits, growth performance, survival and yield of mixed-sex Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) in concrete tank culture system. International Aquatic Research 7 (1), 63-73.
Shoko, A. P., Limbu, S. M., Mrosso, H. D. J., Mgaya, Y. D. (2015).Reproductive biology of female Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus) reared in monoculture and polyculture with African sharptooth catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell). SpringerPlus 4, 275.
Shoko, A. P., Limbu, S. M., Mrosso, H. D. J., Mgaya, Y. D. (2016). Effect of stocking density on growth, production and economic benefits of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and African sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) in Polyculture and Monoculture. Aquaculture Research 47, 36-50.
Limbu, S. M., Shoko,A. P., Lamtane,H. A., Kishe-Machumu, M. A., Joram, M. C., Mbonde, A. S., Mgana, H. F., Mgaya, Y. D. (2016). Supplemental effects of mixed ingredients and rice bran on the growth performance, survival and yield of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus reared in fertilized earthen ponds, SpringerPlus 5
Shoko, A. P., Limbu, S. M., Mgaya, Y. D. (2016). Effect of stocking density on growth performance, survival, production, and financial benefits of African sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) monoculture in earthen ponds. Journal of Applied Aquaculture, 1-15.
Limbu, S. M., Shoko, A. P., Lamtane, H. A., Kishe-Machumu, M. A., Masanja, C. J., Mbonde, A. S., Mgana, H. F., Mgaya, Y. D. (2016). Fish polyculture system integrated with vegetable farming improves yield and economic benefits of small-scale farmers. Aquaculture Research 48 (7), 3631-3644.
Mbonde, A. S., Limbu, S. M., Shoko, A. P., Mgaya, Y. D. (2017). Phytoplankton and food selectivity in Nile tilapia reared in earthen ponds under monoculture and polyculture with African sharptooth catfish. Journal of Aquaculture in the Tropics 32 (1-2), 15-38
Shoko, A. P., Limbu, S. M., Lamtane, H. A., Kishe-Machumu, M. A., Sekadende, B., Ulotu, E. E., Masanja, J. C., Mgaya, Y. D. (2019). The role of fish-poultry integration on fish growth performance, yields and economic benefits among smallholder farmers. African Journal of Aquatic Science 44(1), 15–24
Mndeme, M., Shoko, A. P., Limbu, S. M., Mwita, C. J. (2020). Genetic Diversity Among Tilapia Species Farmed at Chita in Kilombero, Morogoro Region, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Science 46(1), 31-41
Books
YearCitation
Lamtane, H.A., Shoko, A.P., Madalla, N. A., Limbu, S.M., Ulotu, E. R., Lugomela, C.V., Nyomora, A.M.S., Kitula, R., Onyango, P.O., Bwathondi, P.O.J., Mmochi., A. Ngoile, M., Mmochi, A. J.2017. Mwongozo wa Mseto wa Ufugaji Samaki, Kuku na Kilimo cha Mboga Mboga. Kimechapishwa na Karljamer Publishers LTD, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. 67 pp. ISBN: 978-9976-5099-0-8
Shoko, A. P., Ulotu, E. 2016. Muongozo wa Ufugaji wa Samaki Tanzania. Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition and Tanzania Fisheries Research Institute, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. 22 pp.
Book Chapters
YearCitation
Shoko, A.P., Mgaya, Y.D., Limbu, S.M., Hoza, R. ( 2017). Aquaculture and Fisheries Extension, In: Mgaya, Y.D., Mahongo, S.B. (eds.), Lake Victoria Fisheries Resources: Research and Management in Tanzania. Springer International Publishing, Cham, pp. 137-160.

#YearStudentSupervision
12017-00-00Mndeme M.Genetic Diversity among Tilapia Species Farmed at Kilombero Valley, Tanzania. M. Sc thesis, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 67 pp.

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