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USIU Vice Chancellor Freida Brown: It’s the end of an era for me

After 21 years running USIU-A – and about 15,000 students later – Prof Freida Brown is curtsying out. It’s been a long road for a girl who was born in… Read more »

Kenya shilling to hit 110 units to the dollar by Dec on market forces, imports

The Kenya shilling could hit 110 units to the dollar by year-end in view of the speculative market tendencies and a rising current account deficit, an investment bank says. Analysts… Read more »

Watch American Kids Try School Lunches From Around the World [VIDEO]

Many of them  appreciate some of the dishes, like the High Energy Biscuit from Afghanistan and the stew from Kenya. American kids aren’t exactly the most adventurous eaters, as we… Read more »

[VIDEO] Outrage as two students killed in school arson attack

Two students have died and eight injured as the season of school arson sweeping across the country worsened. Arsonists, suspected to be students, torched a dormitory at Stephjoy Boys’ Boarding… Read more »

General Electric to launch healthcare training institute in Kenya

Global technology company, General Electric, will launch a healthcare training institute in Kenya at the end of this year as part of Sh13 billion investment in the country in the… Read more »

IBM Research Launch project in Mombasa County, Kenya using technology to improve understanding of educational challenges in schools

IBM Research – Africa and RTI International forge partnership for data-driven development RTI International  a leading nonprofit research institute – and IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) Africa research lab have announced a… Read more »

Granny, 95, charged with Sh900,000 rent theft

A 95-year-old woman was yesterday charged with stealing Sh900,000 accrued rent for four years. Esther Nyambura denied the charge before chief magistrate Daniel Ogembo and was released on a personal… Read more »

Education CS Jacob Kaimenyi is going nowhere as impeachment flops

Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi on Wednesday survived an impeachment vote after MPs failed to meet the threshold needed to set up a select committee to probe allegations of misconduct… Read more »

Kenyan gets academic excellence Award at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. United States.

Kenyan government official wins academic excellence Award in the US A Kenyan government official is the recipient of this year’s prestigious Gilbert S. Omenn (PhD) student award for academic excellence… Read more »

[VIDEO] Njoro Girls teacher charged with sexually molesting six students

A randy secondary school teacher in Nakuru, who on Sunday escaped the wrath of parents for allegedly sexually abusing seven students, was yesterday arraigned in court. Njoro Girls High School… Read more »

[PHOTOS]President Uhuru hosts third batch of PURES students at State House

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday hosted the third batch of school students from across the 47 countries under the Pupils Reward Scheme, a mentorship program the president launched in May this… Read more »

No, we are not ‘Juja Boys’ – JKUAT lasses say

You’ve probably heard that name before; Juja Boys. Over the years, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) has owned the nickname. Initially, the name came from the ration… Read more »

Local universities to supply Uhuru’s Sh17bn school laptops

Local universities have been tipped to supply the Sh17 billion primary school computers, as the Jubilee government changed execution of its digital plans from supplying laptops to every Class One… Read more »

Mavoko Secondary Students creativity sees their cards in UK shops

If you go to Form Three East of Mavoko Secondary School in the next few months, it will be different. The class is going to be renovated, thanks to the… Read more »

Kenyan Educationist Simon Gicharu has been inducted into the World Entrepreneur of the Year Hall of Fame in Monaco, France

In the ongoing week-long event in Monaco, France, whose highlight will be the crowning of the 2015 Ernst and Young World Entrepreneur of the Year on Saturday, Dr Gicharu is… Read more »