When parents take their children to the institutions of higher learning, they have very high expectations that the kids will come out with nice qualifications, land nice jobs and eventually become independent by earning for themselves. Making it to University is not a little joke and both the parent and child must have sacrificed alot in the lower learning levels.
Residents of Juja hit with Major Shocker as 2nd Year Student Falls to death from 3rd Floor Apartment
Merry making among University, colleges and tertiary institutions students has been one way of enjoying their leisure times which sometimes turn out to be tragic. A second year student at Kirinyaga University has today morning lost his life after falling off from third floor of an apartment in Juja after two nights of merry making.
Embakasi Member of Parliament Babu Owino was awarding bursary checks to individual beneficiaries in Utawala Ward which is found within his constituency. His actions has warmed Kenyans hearts since he awarded it publicly without favouring anyone. Most politicians have been accused by Kenyans for corrupting the bursaries and giving it to people that they know.
|Photo Courtesy Of Moi University Main Campus| Moi University is one of the leading higher institutions of higher learning in Kenya that offer highly marketable coarses. The University is located in Eldoret and places student's of all walks of life who come to persue various coarses of their dreams.
Apart from the National politics scheduled for August 2022, different universities are also planing to conduct elections so that comrades may choose who they want to lead them. Among the universities, University of Nairobi is set to conduct elections for various positions in the students council. One of the prime seats in the university is the Universitu of Nairobi Students Association (UNSA) chair.
Let's leave National politics aside and also focus on campus politics. University of Nairobi is also set to conduct elections to choose student leaders who will represent the interests of comrades. With still some months to the ballot day, aspirants for elective seats within the campus are expected to declare their political interest.
The Electorol urgency is targeting university and college students in the final phase of "enhanced voter registration" starting on January 17 to February 6. The Independent Electorol and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) wnats to enlist 4.5 Million voters ahead of August General Elections. EIBC chairperson Wafula Chepukati said that the urgency will deploy more biometrics voter registration kits at colleges and universities that have more than 500,000 students.
1. Kalonzo Musyoka Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka is a Kenyan politician who was the tenth Vice-President of Kenya from 2008 to 2013. Kalonzo became Kenya's youngest Member of Parliament when he was first elected in 1985 at the age of 31. He went on to serve in public office for 28 uninterrupted years until March 2013 when his coalition lost the elections.
The demand for highly skilled personnel has seen the rise of technical colleges and is predicted to spark industrial development. However, educationists argue universities remain the epitome of research and if properly utilized can quickly accelerate a nation's growth, and economy. Kenya had witnessed a scramble for university education in the past two decades.
Kenya is a sovereign nation that is guided by the Constitution that entails fundamental human rights and freedoms such as the right to access basic education. Education in Kenya is categorizes into three levels namely; primary, secondary and tertiary institutions. It's bad news to the tertiary institutions mainly the universities after the Treasury cabinet secretary Ukur Yatani has revealed that the state is planning to reduce the funding.
The universities are higher institutions of learning that are perceived to be places where intellectual activities take place as various students are trained and graduate with different degrees to help the society. It has been reported that a renowned university lecturer from Morrocco has been sentenced to two years in jail for sexually assaulting a female university student over the allegations of providing quality marks.
Most parents are currently struggling to ensure that their children go back to schools for the last term for the academic year 2021. The ministry of education scheduled the academic calendar well so that it accommodates four terms this year. The first term will begin officially immediately after the Kenya National Examinations, KCPE and KCSE .
The Kenya's high education has been struggling financially in the recent years with a number of Universities running into billion of debts. This started when the government introduced double intake and partially crabbed self sponsored students to public universities. This reduced the amount of money that universities were making and thus throwing them into borrowing that has now come to haunt them.
Former prime minister Raila Odinga has touched down at Thika to grace his first mega Mount Kenya Azimio La Umoja convention. The chopper carrying the ODM party leader touched down at Mount Kenya university grounds. Mr. Odinga will first meet delegates from Kiambu county and entire Mount Kenya region for a consultative forum.
Today all roads are heading to Thika stadium for Mount Kenya Azimio La Umoja convention. This mega political rally will take place at Thika stadium in Kiambu county. Raila Odinga will first meet Thika delegates and Mount Kenya region representatives at Happy Valley grounds at Mount Kenya university.
1.Azziad Nasenya She rose to fame courtesy of the TikTok platform where her dancing video went viral.The gorgeous beauty queen graced with a killer smile is a broadcast journalism student at the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication.She is among the most influential social media personalities working as an influencer,content creator and radio host.
Kenya national examination council now announces that grade four and grade five students are supposed to do National Exams. A national test taken by all students in the county will measure their preparedness and capabilities in joining junior secondary. Competency based curriculum is a new system in education which does not have national exams such as KCPE and KCSE.
The construction of the Nairobi Expressway was initiated by the national government of the republic of Kenya.The construction is currently ongoing under the supervision of the Chinese construction company.Despite the benefits that Kenyans will get after the completion of the construction,the process has brought a lot of challenges to Kenyans who leaves along the highway as well as the travellers.This has been seen through traffic congestions which has caused by the narrowness of the road as well as displacement
Funeral service for the 5 family members who died in a road accident is currently under way in kisii
Funeral services for Ronald Bundi Maucho and his family wife and three children continue at Nyakegogi Primary in Bobasi Sub-county, Kisii. Robert Bundi, his wife Veronica and their three daughters Marion their eldest son, Natalia their second born and Claire their fourth born died on Christmas Day in Egwata, Voi, en route to Kisii in a road accident.
ICT and Youth Affairs Cabinet Secretary Joseph Mucheru yesterday accused Deputy President William Ruto of sabotaging the government. Mr Mucheru portrayed the DP as an economic saboteur who is determined to capture power by anymeans. "Our young people should not be reduced to spectators. They should be active participants in political processes.