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JKUAT New Re-scheduled Reporting Dates for May, August, September semester, 2017

Find below a statement from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) on the rescheduled opening dates for May, August, September semester, 2017. The rescheduling occurred due to the  lecturers strike. JKUAT New Re-scheduled...

Edwin Tarno, universities in kenya should stop offering Diploma and certificate Courses

Edwin Tarno the principal of the Rift Valley Technical Training Institute, Eldoret and chairman of Kenya Technical Training Institutions has said that universities offering diploma courses are in violation of universities act of 2014. Edwin...

By Clarice on Jul 6th, 2017
top powerful kenyans

We went looking for secondary schools that have produced the highest number of politicians (elected) and below are the answers.   Ranking Criteria The rankings are based on the current number of elected leaders in Parliament. That is members...

Virginia Chebet, Help me Raise Funds for my Kidney Transplant

My name is Virginia Chebet, 26 years old Kenyan from Uasin Gishu County . I have been on dialysis since 2007 due to kidney failure. I have flown to India twice, in 2012 and 2015, for a transplant but both transplants were not successful because...

Grace Sabiri Mageka

Our female outstanding scholar of the Month is Grace Mageka also known as Daughter of Africa (Published on February 9, 2015 and updated on July 4th, 2017) About Grace Mageka   Grace Sabiri Mageka/Photo   Grace Mageka is a pan African...

UASU and KUSU press statement on the Latest news on Lecturers strike in Kenya over CBA implementation and CS Matiangi reaction

The Kenya University staff Union (KUSU) and Universities Academic Staff Union (UASU) have for the second time in a year called for a countrywide withdrawal of services in Universities for lack of full implementation of a Collective Bargaining...

By Dennis Koech on Jul 2nd, 2017
job experience

Following my previous article (Employment crisis: After campus, what next) in which I painted a grim but factual picture of our degree-wielding, jobless generation, I received quite a response. Apparently, it seems that few people want to hear...

By Guest Blogger on Jun 29th, 2017
NASA coalition party promise on Education in their Manifesto Primary, Secondary and Higher

The NASA coalition party of Kenya on Tuesday 27th June 2017 launched its Manifesto ahead of the 8th August 2017 coalition. Below is what they promised in the education sector (Basic, Secondary and Higher Education). Complete manifesto NASA manifesto...

education crisis in kenya

Okay, let’s face it; the youth unemployment rate in Kenya is at its worst in decades. Reliable sources place the youth unemployment rate at between 65 and 80%. I hate to be the bearer of bad news but here is the thing: only about 20 to 35%...

By Guest Blogger on Jun 27th, 2017
Public likess scam, fraud that diriving jobless youths in kenya crazy

You probably might have heard of Publiclikes.com the new “Get Rich online”  kid in town. The way public likes works is you upgrade to buy ads so you can make money by clicking on them. You might have seen people sharing its referrals...

Best Miss University in Kenya photos

Find below merged photos of campuses in Kenya that produced the best Miss University in the year 2014/2015.   About Mr and Miss University pageant event Mr and Miss University pageant is a campus event that is held once every year. The...

By Clarice on Jun 21st, 2017
CS Matiangi Ban student leaders from attending school boards and elections

Education Cabinet Secretary (CS) Fred Matiangi on Tuesday 20th June 2017, while addressing teachers at the ongoing head teacher’s conference in Mombasa indicated that students representatives should be removed from the school’s board...

Getting Accommodation in University Hostels after admission and Living Off-campus

After being admitted to campus or getting a letter of admission to join your university or college of choice, the next big headache is getting accommodation. This articles looks into the procedures of securing a room in university/college hostels...

How to Apply for Kakamega County Government Student loan: Applications for first time applicants now open

The Kakamega County Government together with Higher Education Loans Board invites Fist Time  Laon Applicants for the 2017-2018  KAKAMEGA COUNTY EDUCATION FUND.The loan is available to students whose COUNTY OF ORIGIN IS KAKAMEGA,  admitted...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Jun 14th, 2017
Degree Courses that have the highest rate of employment for Kenyan Graduates

Different courses are linked to different levels of pay/salary and employment chances. For instance, it is widely known that graduate Doctors, Engineers e.t.c earn more money than graduate teachers. But where the problem lies is not even how...

List of Universities Nominated for the OLX SOMA Awards 2017

The OLX Soma awards 2017 list of nominees were published a couple of weeks ago (the list is available in this page). Below, are Universities that made it to the list of the the most social learning institutions. Universities Nominated for the...

By Dennis Koech on Jun 13th, 2017