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EDUCATION

How I Was Rejected by Alliance But Became Kibaki's Doctor

Dr. Dan Gikonyo is a name synonymous with many Kenyans as the founder of Karen hospital more than a 15 years ago. Moreover, the doctor is an author and one of the best and sort-after cardiologists in the country with multiple successful surgeries under his belt. Further, Gikonyo is known for being the personal physician for notable public figures among them former President Mwai Kibaki, Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria as well as Jubilee party Secretary General Raphael Tuju.

  1 month ago ago
How I Was Rejected by Alliance But Became Kibaki's Doctor

JUSTICE

9 Facts Of Justice Kiage Who Spoke Kisii Language During The Ruling Of BBI Report

Justice Kiage. 1.His full name is Justice Patrick Omwenga Kiage. 2.Kiage was born on 6 September 1969 in Kisii Kenya. 3.Attended Alliance High School before attendeding the University of Nairobi for his law degree and the Kenya School of Law for a diploma in legal practice. 3.Kiage holds a Master of Laws degree in Public Service Law from New York University where he majored in Human Rights and Criminal Justice.

  3 months ago ago
9 Facts Of Justice Kiage Who Spoke Kisii Language During The Ruling Of BBI Report

EDUCATION

Meet The Kenyan Freedom Fighter Who Went To Alliance High School But Is Now Languishing In Poverty

Alliance High school alumnus General Karari Njama is one of the people who played a vital role in the country's liberation from the colonial government alongside founding President Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, Dedan Kimathi and Stanley Mathenge. Njama is a war hero whose effort in opposing the colonial rule has not been recognized enough as he is currently languishing in abject poverty in his rural home where his small house isolates in a three-acre piece of land he bought in the 1960s.

  2 months ago ago
Meet The Kenyan Freedom Fighter Who Went To Alliance High School But Is Now Languishing In Poverty

POLITICS

"Hii Ni Before Kemikal" Netizens React After MP Kimani Ichung'wah Shares His University's TBT Photo

Kikuyu MP Antony Kimani Ichung'wah on Thursday gave a glimpse of his university days when he was a student at the University of Nairobi studying Bachelors of Arts in Economics and History. The Alliance High School alumni captioned the TBT picture alongside his friend with "Got battle hardened and fought for what I believed in as a young University student.

  2 months ago ago

EDUCATION

Meet Jakoyo Midiwo's Highly Educated Brother

Former Gem MP Jakoyo Midiwo's brother, Prof. Jacob Ogweno Midiwo ( Photo Courtesy) He may have been the most visible member of his family by the virtue of his political stature, but the late former Gem MP Jakoyo Midiwo leaves a behind a family of top achievers in life.

  5 months ago ago
Meet Jakoyo Midiwo's Highly Educated Brother

EDUCATION

Ranking of Top 25 Schools In The Just concluded 2020 K.C.S.E.

Do you know that in the just concluded K.C.S.E results release,there are some changes that has greatly happened?Most National schools that used to be the known champions each time the results are released,the story isn't the same this round.Let's have a look at the results of the top schools in the country, their respective mean grade and the counties they are from.

  6 months ago ago
Ranking of Top 25 Schools In The Just concluded 2020 K.C.S.E.

POLITICS

The Only Alive Member of Kenya's First Cabinet

Charles Mugane Njonjo is the only surviving member of the Kenyan first Cabinet in 1963. A son of Senior Chief Josiah Njonjo, Charles Njonjo's life is still characterized by affluence and power. Popularly referred to as the " Duke of Kabeteshire", Njonjo was born on January 23 1920 in a family of eight.

  5 months ago ago
The Only Alive Member of Kenya's First Cabinet

EDUCATION

Alliance Old Boys' Club Comes to The Rescue of Poor Boy Who Had Failed to Join Form One

A few days ago, this writer highlighted a story about a boy named Paul Mwanzia who had scored 408 marks but had not yet joined high school. The young man had been admitted to Alliance High School but due to the nature of his background, he could not join the school.

  4 months ago ago
Alliance Old Boys' Club Comes to The Rescue of Poor Boy Who Had Failed to Join Form One

EDUCATION

Best Performing High Schools in Kenya

Today am going to talk about some of the most performing high schools in Kenya in term of academics. Mangu High School Mangu high school is among the first schools to offer secondary education in Kenya. Since then this schools has been performing highly in every academic year.

  5 months ago ago
Best Performing High Schools in Kenya

EDUCATION

Babu Owino Heaps Praise on Alliance High School Teacher for Publishing KCSE Made Familiar History

The Member of Parliament of Embakasi East constituency has no doubt proven that he is a passionate legislator, when it comes to matters to do with Education. He went on his social media page and heaped praises on Mr. Edwin Okoth Ogada of Alliance High School. He congratulated him for the publication of KCSE Made Familiar History and Government.

  6 months ago ago
Babu Owino Heaps Praise on Alliance High School Teacher for Publishing KCSE Made Familiar History

JUSTICE

From Charles Njonjo To Koinange's Grandchild: List of Kenya's Attorneys General Since Independence

The Republic of Kenya has had seven Attorneys General since independence: They are- Charles Mugane Njonjo (1963-1979) Populary referred to as "The Duke of Kabeteshire", Charles Mugane Njonjo was born on 23rd January, 1980. He attended Alliance High School for his secondary education and later enrolled at Fort Hare University in South Africa where he graduated with a bachelor's degree in Law.

  6 months ago ago
From Charles Njonjo To Koinange's Grandchild: List of Kenya's Attorneys General Since Independence

JUSTICE

What you need to know about Justice Patrick Kiage

Justice Patrick Omwenga Kiage was born on 6th September 1969 in Kisii Justice Patrick Kiage attended Alliance High School, the University of Nairobi undergraduate (Law Degree) and the Kenya School of Law for a Diploma in Legal Practice. He is also a Master of Laws Degree holder in Public Service Law from New York University where he specialized in Human Rights and Criminal Justice.

  3 months ago ago
What you need to know about Justice Patrick Kiage

EDUCATION

Secondary School That Produced Kenya's First Professor

Wasawo was born 17 May 1923 in Gem, Siaya County, Kenya, to parents Petro (Peter) Onango Osare and Ana Omondi, a family of Kenyan Luo. He entered Maseno School in 1937 and attended Alliance High School from 1942 to 1943, where he was taught by mathematician Edward Carey Francis, who later, when asked who was the most brilliant student he had ever taught, answered "Far and away, David Wasawo".

  6 months ago ago
Secondary School That Produced Kenya's First Professor

HEALTH

The founder of Karen Hospital has died

Dr. James Mageria who was the founder of Karen Hospital has died after a long illness due to cancer. Fellow pioneers Daniel and Betty Gikonyo have mourned his death and described him as a man of integrity who had a vision to transform the country's health sector. Gikonyo and Betty have recounted the steps they took when they established the hospital and noted the efforts of their colleague to ensure the efficiency of the hospital which is currently one of the best in the country.

  2 months ago ago
The founder of Karen Hospital has died

EDUCATION

"Kweli Wametoka Mbali" Photo of a Dormitory in Alliance High School Back in 1920s

The Alliance High School popularly known as 'Bush' is a public national secondary school for boys found in Kikuyu in Kiambu county. Founded on 1st March 1926 by an alliance of protestant churches, it was the first school in Kenya to offer secondary school education to Africans.

  5 months ago ago

EDUCATION

Kitui boy Called to Alliance High School Fails to Join due to Lack of Fees

Paul and his father(source. Kambaland) Form one students are trickling in schools for admission. However, that's not the case for Paul Mwanzia from Mwingi central in Kitui county. Paul scored 408 marks and was called to Alliance boys high school. He was supposed to report this week but this is yet to happen due to his poor background.

  4 months ago ago
Kitui boy Called to Alliance High School Fails to Join due to Lack of Fees

POLITICS

Amos Wako Bragging of Being at Alliance Causes Excitement in Parliament

On Thursday, June 3, there was a light moment in parliament when Busia senator Amos Wako revealed that he attended Alliance High School. At the time, the Senate was debating devolution and intergovernmental relations in relation to the upgrade of Nakuru Municipality to city status. Kipchumba Murkomen, an Elgeyo Marakwet senator, questioned why Wako had to insist on attending the prestigious school when delivering his remarks.

  6 months ago ago
Amos Wako Bragging of Being at Alliance Causes Excitement in Parliament

EDUCATION

Meet The First Kenyan To Top Both KCPE And KCSE Exams Nationally In The Consecutive Years.

This was the first student to top the two national exams nationally respectively.Dr. Naeem Samnakay was the best student in KCPE in 1985, when the first class under the 8-4-4 system took their exams.He was accepted to Alliance High School and topped the first KCSE class under the 8-4-4 system in 1989.

  6 months ago ago
Meet The First Kenyan To Top Both KCPE And KCSE Exams Nationally In The Consecutive Years.

POLITICS

Excitement in parliament after Amos Wako brags for attending this famous school

Busia senator Mr Amos Wako caused a light moment in parliament on Thursday, June, 3 when he told the other parlamenterians that he had attended the faimous Alliance high school. This happened when the senate was discussing on the devolution and interngovernmental relations on the conferment of Nakuru town into city status.

  6 months ago ago
Excitement in parliament after Amos Wako brags for attending this famous school

EDUCATION

Celebrities Whose Children Have Registered Exemplary KCSE Results

The advent of Covid- 19 pandemic in 2020 affected many sectors, with education being no exception, this prompted the rescheduling of the annual KCSE examinations, which was consequently sat early this year.Despite all these obstacles, candidates still managed to score higher grades defying the disastrous pandemic.

  7 months ago ago
Celebrities Whose Children Have Registered Exemplary KCSE Results