Each Month Kenyayote lists the top 5 university student leaders of the Month in Kenya for their positive contributions to student life and for demonstrating outstanding leadership skills.
The top 10 university student leaders of the month in Kenya are nominated after a thorough study done by the Kenyayote campus team taking into consideration of the commitment of the student leader to serve students, positive remarks made by students about them, evidence of the achievements they have made, sacrifices they have made for the benefits of the students and action that the student leader has taken to enhance the student welfare.
Babu Owino (University of Nairobi)
He is the SONU chair. He is ranked as the best University student leader in Kenya. He values the beliefs of university of Nairobi students. Babu Owino’s student leadership performance rating is unmatched. Shorty, after being elected as university of Nairobi student union chair (SONU), Babu Owino has been able to free some students who had been detained by the government.
Peter Ndagi (Kisii University)
Peter Ndagi is the Organizing secretary of Kisii university student Union. Little has been said about Kisii university student body with the exception of when its name came to the media limelight during a strike which led to the gunning down of several students. Peter Ndagi and other Kisii university student leaders were subjected to torture for claims that they were behind the strike. Despite the torture and challenges he underwent, Peter courageous revealed to the public and media the sexual harassment that Kisii University ladies were subjected to as the police tried to calm down the strike. His revelation and the pressure he put on the Kisii University administration led to the recall of suspended students and introduction of a debate in parliament on the Sexual harassment in Universities.
Lone Felix (Kenyatta University)
He is Kenyatta University’s student union president. He is rated as one of the most outstanding student leaders that Kenyatta University student body has ever had. He has organized various local and national events all in the name of ensuring that the students’ welfare in Kenyatta University is taken care of.
Ian Osundwa (Moi University)
Ian Osundwa is the Entertainment director of Moi University student Union. Despite the challenges he has faced from his critics, Ian Osundwa has done a lot to Moi university students. He has been able to organize several entertainment events in campus to promote student talent.
Festus Ogindo (Strathmore University)
Festus Ogindo is the chairman Strathmore university student council. Fetstus Ogindo has got into the list of the top 5 university student leaders of the Month in Kenya for his record of organizing local and national events and activities to promote students skills and talent in Strathmore University.
This post was published in April 2014 and was recently updated to rectify title spelling error.