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Do you want to know everything about the University of Nairobi; How to find and fill in the UON online application form, what courses are available at UON,the fees and admissions charges and the best ways to contact the Nairobi University? With the help of this article, you would be able to learn everything ...
The three members of the Elani Band , Maureen Kunga, Bryan Chweya and Wambui Ngugi are all degree holders from the University of Nairobi. Brian Chweya has had a love for music since in lower school but his parents pressured him to first complete his studies. Successfully, Brian worked hard and joined UON where ...

According to Webometrics, the University of Nairobi (UoN) is the premier University in Kenya and East Africa. Ranked 7th in Africa and 874th in the world, the University of Nairobi was the inaugural institution offering university education in Kenya. For some time, the UoN was the only higher learning ...
Redeploying efforts to grow innovation is key to increasing the digital transformation that is currently gaining steam in the country. Kenya is however still faced with challenges such as access to credit where entrepreneurs are not able to bring their ideas to market in order to solve consumer problems.
The University of Nairobi is not only one of the best Universities in the Country but also in Africa. The Institution has produced most of the country's top brains ranging from doctors, engineers to politicians. A good number of people who hold top offices in the country studied at the University of Nairobi.
The University of Nairobi has been on the forefront of Campus Politics in the country with famous politicians in the country once being leaders in the ... to Canada after spearheading Raila Odinga's swearing-in was elected as the Student Organization of Nairobi University (SONU) in 1987 while studying at ...

The Nairobi Innovation Week scheduled for March 5-9, 2018 with this year's theme is “Innovating for a Better Tomorrow.” The annual event is convened by the University of Nairobi, and garners lots of interest from regional and global players. Vice Chancellor Prof. Mbithi spoke during the event saying, “there ...
... minimum threshold required for them to get admitted into the courses of their choice in the University. The duo made the remarks while at Nairobi University where they attended an open day forum and mentored young high school student also in attendance.Both Owili and Obado are alumni of The University of Nairobi.
The University of Nairobi founded under cap 210 Act of Parliament is the forerunner institution of university education in Kenya and its environs. Over time, this institution has diversified its academic programmes to include various specializations in humanities, applied science, sciences, social sciences, arts ...
Garissa Governor who was elected on a Jubilee ticket in the 2017 elections Ali Korane risks losing his seat after the University of Nairobi (UoN) disowned a degree he claims he obtained in 2011. He would be the second Jubilee elected governor to lose his seat after the High Court in Nairobi nullified the ...
The University of Nairobi has maintained its lead position in Kenya and East Africa as the best university according to the just-released webometrics January 2018 edition. The University emerged 7th best in Africa and 874 globally out of an average of 12,000 Universities that have been ranked.
University of Nairobi which has been ranked the seventh best institution in Africa with University of Cape Town emerging top. FILE PHOTO | NATION ... The University of Nairobi emerged position 874 in the world and was position four globally in presence, one of the ranking indicators. Webometrics world ...
Speaking on a tour of the project the University of Nairobi Vice Chancellor Peter Mbithi said that they will come up with more sustainable ways of food production through extensive research, development of new technologies as well as policy formulation. “We have all types of experts in the universities.
The satellite was developed by the University of Nairobi (Kenya's capital), with the help of the Sapienza University of Rome. The satellite, named 1KUNS-PF, was built with the purpose of monitoring farming trends and offering information on coastal evolution. In modern times, satellite imagery has proven ...
In a major space science breakthrough, Kenya has built its first satellite, mainly to observe farming trends and monitor the coastline. The Sh120 million tiny 10 by 10cm cube nanosatellite is to be launched in April or May from the International Space Station. The satellite was developed by the University of ...
It is a reprieve for Meru Senator Mithika Linturi after a High Court temporarily stopped his arrest over alleged fake academic papers, pending hearing of an application he has filed. Linturi had moved to court to stop his arrest or prosecution over a fake university degree. University of Nairobi had ...
Four suspects accused of robbing and killing University of Nairobi Don Professor Stephen Nzuve appear before Chief Magistrate Lucy Mbugua in Machakos ... The Court in Kangundo has acquitted one of the suspects charged with the murder of late University of Nairobi lecture Professor Stephen Nzuve.

A section of University of Nairobi students have taken to the streets demanding the release of Embakasi East MP Babu Owino. Babu was arrested on Friday outside Parliament buildings by Flying Squad officers over claims of assault on a security guard in Westlands. The students mostly drawn from the ...
University of Nairobi Students Riot over Arrest of Embakasi East MP Babu Owino ... A section of University of Nairobi (UoN) students on Saturday morning staged demonstrations in the streets on Nairobi demanding for the immediate release of Embakasi East Member of Parliament Babu Owino.
Rattansi Education Trust chairperson Vijoo Rattansi issues a cheque to University of Nairobi Deputy Vice Chancellor Isaac Mbeche to support needy ... University of Nairobi Vice-Chancellor Peter Mbithi noted that the scholarship has helped many bright and needy students to pursue their university ...
A fourth-year student at the University of Nairobi died on Saturday night after falling from third floor in the campus hostels. Ian Kibet Kimaiyo, a final-year student pursuing Bachelor of Arts, is said to have fallen from his room in Mamlaka Hostel at around midnight under unclear circumstances.
According to his CV, Jimnah Mbaru is a holder of B. Com (Hons), MBA, LLB (Hons), of which he has gained from various universities around the world among them being Nairobi University. He holds positions in prestigious organizations with examples of Nairobi Stock Exchange as a director and to top it all ...
On September 11 2017, Bata's President for Africa Alberto Errico welcomed four aspiring young designers from the University of Nairobi and the Technical University of Kenya as part of the new “Bata Designers Apprentice” competition. Bata Designers Apprentice is a Bata Kenya product development ...
Several students who sat their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinations in 2015 and 2016 and were selected to join the University of Nairobi will have to wait longer after the institution once again postponed their reporting date. The students were supposed to have reported to the ...
The institution that has been advertised as a “world-class” institution for higher learning has had a rough year in 2017. With students sent home after riots broke out, it has been 7 months since students attended class. Unfortunately, for the eager students who would be the 2016 cohort of KCSE candidates, ...
He is arguably the most learned governor, having attained a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Nairobi, a Masters of Law degree from the University of London, a Masters of Law degree from Harvard University, Masters of Arts in theological studies from the African International University and a ...
Dr Patrick Asingo, a Political science and public administration lecturer from the University of Nairobi (UoN) believes that it will only take a miracle to have Wakhungu back in the Cabinet, although there are others who say she might make it to the final list. “She stands very little chance other than the gender ...
She scored an A- in her KCSE exams and was admitted at the University of Nairobi to study Building Economics, a course she found not having “sufficient maths,” as she puts it. She changed her course and enrolled in the mathematics and statistics class, and become one of only five girls in the class of 17.
According to Nairobi lawyer Charles Kanjama, the process of assembling a Cabinet should be guided by meritocracy and the need to heal the nation. The University of Nairobi lecturer and economist Michael Chege said the President's real challenge lies in crafting a team that will deal with the runaway ...
Students celebrate their graduation from the University of Nairobi at Graduation Square on December 2, 2016. At some point, we will have to make a clear distinction between form and content in the study of literature, argues Prof Peter Amuka. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
She scored an A- in her KCSE exams and was admitted at the University of Nairobi to study Building Economics, a course she found not having “sufficient maths,” as she puts it. She changed her course and enrolled in the mathematics and statistics class, and become one of only five girls in the class of 17.
Frank Anunda, based at Nairobi DCI headquarters, produced 159 photos of victims, four terrorists who were gunned down and that of one of the accused Rashid Charles, a Tanzanian. Anunda told the court two of the dead terrorists were lawyers from Mandera. They were graduates of University of Nairobi.
A study conducted by the African Women's Studies Centre of the University of Nairobi, under its food security project, showed that food insecurity was a serious issue in the region. The study noted that the large family sizes in the county contributed significantly to food insecurity. “If the residents were to be ...
Revellers enjoy music while smoking shisha at a past event. Continued usage of shisha in some establishments despite this week's ban underpins just how popular the substance had become among fun-seeking Kenyans. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
This lot has a lot to do to adjust to the academic ethos of the department and oftentimes want to sneer at the literary traditions of the University of Nairobi, or totally ignore the whole revolutionary transformation of the department from colonial time to the present and look at the discourse about the abolition of ...
Through lawyer Tom Ojienda, Lintuli claims that on November 30, 2017, just 21 days to his confirmed graduation, while watching TV news, he learnt with shock, dismay and consternation that he had been allegedly deregistered as a student of the University of Nairobi for allegedly having a fake degree.
Recruiting representatives of Chinese firms talk to job seekers at a job fair for Kenyan students hosted by the Confucius Institute of the University of Nairobi on Dec. 20, 2017.(Xinhua/Chen Cheng). NAIROBI, Dec. 21 (Xinhua) -- A job fair by Chinese companies that opened on Wednesday is providing about ...
The High Court has declined to issue orders compelling the University of Nairobi to include his name in the list of graduands. Judge George Odunga on Wednesday said he is not convinced that the Senator will "suffer irreparable damage" if he does not graduate. He further directed parties to expedite the ...
The University of Nairobi (UoN) has started the search for the successor of Babu Owino who was elected Embakasi East MP in the August 8 elections. ... The new constitution has also changed the name of students' body from Students Organisation of Nairobi University (Sonu) to University of Nairobi ...
Kenyatta University of Nairobi unveils “Centre of Excellence” with PV focus. Kenyatta University of Nairobi, has launched a Sh59 million (US$571,700) “Centre of Excellence” focused on the generation of solar energy in Kenya. December 13, 2017 Frederic Brown · Community · Technology and R&D · Kenya. Kenyatta ...
Monday December 11 2017. Mithika Linturi. Meru Senator Mithika Linturi at a past function. He has filed a suit at the High Court in Nairobi challenging the decision by the University of Nairobi to deregister him as a law student. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
Through lawyer Tom Ojienda, Linturi claims that on November 30, 2017, just 21 days to his confirmed graduation, while watching TV news, he learnt that he had been deregistered as a student of the University of Nairobi (UoN). “This was the first time the applicant heard that he had been deregistered by ...
Nairobi — The Chinese government on Friday offered scholarships to 20 Kenyans studying at the University of Nairobi. Chinese Ambassador to Kenya Liu Xianfa said the beneficiaries are from financially disadvantaged background and hence cannot afford to pay for their fees and upkeep at the tertiary ...
Young people at a stand during the 2017 World Aids Day at the University of Nairobi on December 1, 2017. PHOTO | ANTHONY ... UNAids Director Jantine Jacobi made these revelations Friday when she spoke during celebrations held at the University of Nairobi to mark the World Aids Day. Dr Jacobi said ...
University of Nairobi students burn the Students Organisation of Nairobi University's office on April 4, 2016 over disputed election. The Universities Act 2016 provides for the election of student leaders through electoral college. PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
Images of his fellow University of Nairobi students being beaten with clubs, stomped on and forced to do frog jumps will remain etched in Matthew's mind for a long time to come. On September, 28, 2017, Matthew (not his real name) fell into the hands of security officers while fleeing from teargas in the ...
Police are investigating the circumstances under which a University of Nairobi student died at the Mamlaka A Hostel early Sunday. The fourth year student, Ian Kibet Kimaiyo, fell from the third floor of the hostel and was found dead a few minutes past midnight. Police said a security officer, Titus Awuor, ...
The Bachelor of anthropology graduate from the University of Nairobi says that being an underwater archeologist was not one of his dreams when he was growing ... Then in 2014, he enrolled for a postgraduate diploma in the management of heritage and museum collections from the University of Nairobi.
A study by the University of Nairobi has revealed that shisha smoking has effects similar to cigarette smoking and that pipe-sharing could lead to the spread of infectious diseases such as tuberculosis and hepatitis. The World Health Organisation (WHO) also recently revealed that smoking shisha poses ...
Former MP Kimani Njuguna, popularly known as Roho Safi, claimed 10 per cent of the politicians used fake papers to get into office. Njuguna spoke on Tuesday while celebrating the PhD in law that he obtained from University of Nairobi last Friday. He became the 10th student to acquire it since the School ...


 

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