2023 Intake Open University of Kenya
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Monthly Archives: March 2023

Kisii University Vice Chancellor Prof. John Akama (left), signing the MoU with Prof. Sarahjane Jones, a Professor of Healthcare Safety and Performance at Staffordshire University, UK, on Friday, March 24, 2023 at the VC's office. PHOTO/Everlyn Kimibei, KSU Media.

Kisii University’s partnership with Staffordshire University a deep dive into research

When we take the research to communities, the livelihoods of the community members is likely to improveDr. Samuel Mongare. The MoU is anticipated to assist...
GULI members during the Run for the Mau annual marathon. GULI has been training and walking with young people through mental wellness-related issues PHOTO/GULI.

How GULI is training young people to stay mentally afloat into...

The organization was born to help youngsters navigate adulthood with ease. High school students are the main target for the mental wellness trainings. GULI is partnering...
The Stop TB Partnership Board during its 35th meeting in 2022. They have continuously called for political commitment and funding to end TB by 2030. PHOTO/Stop TB Partnership.

Experts: Innovation and research critical for a TB-free world by 2030

As the world marked TB day on Friday, March 24, 2023, nations most affected by tuberculosis are now shifting focus to new efforts, research,...
The Smart Gamers in action, performing a folk dance during a gala at Kisii University on March 24, 2023. PHOTO/Benvictor Makau, Scholar Media Africa.

Talents reign as Kisii University holds theater arts gala

Some of them will start developing online content on TikTok, YouTube and elsewhere and soon, they will start earning from their creativityDr. George Nyandoro,...
Nelly Cheboi, 2022 CNN Hero, with Zawadi Academy pupils in Mogotio. Her TechLit Africa organization has been promoting the acquisition of digital skills among the young learners. PHOTO/Courtesy.

How digital literacy skills are a gem for Kenyan youth

Access to digital skills needs to be upped. Different organizations and initiatives are focused on imparting the youth with the essential digital knowledge. TechLit Africa...
Young people having a joyful moment after training and awarding of grants. The event was courtesy of 10 Billion Strong, Wise Kenya and Green Kenya. PHOTO/WISE Kenya.

Training and grants, a boost to youths combating climate change

The initiative trains leaders for today and tomorrow, equipping them to be changemakers in their areas of service. Climate change effects aversion has been among...
USAID has been offering aid to Kenya for accessibility of clean water for domestic use, among other types of assistance. PHOTO/USAID.

How US-funded water strategy will benefit Kenya

Global water strategy for Kenya launched earlier this week. USAID 2030 goal is to have three-quarters of the global population with access to safe drinking...
Leeroy Mutunga and his mother, Elizabeth Mutunga. When the parents were battling covid-19, his son Mutunga took care of the family. PHOTO/Courtesy.

Pandemic Memories: A family’s recollection of its COVID-19 ordeal

Both parents were suffering from covid-19 in 2020. The family thanks Ministry of Health for the regular guidelines on the virus containment. Nairobi county is conducting...
Delegates follow proceedings during the 7th Ph.D. Symposium at Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Kihumuro Campus. The research-based event was on March 21 and 22, 2023. PHOTO/MUST.

Mbarara University Symposium weighs Ph.D. candidates’ research mastery

Research is a continuous process; we research to discover new knowledge. In order to share our findings with others, we attend conferences like this...
A photo of children playing in Kibra. Makaveli shoots such positive photos to recreate the live lived in the slums and infuse positivity on the people. PHOTO/Makaveli.

Shots from the ghetto: A young photographer’s journey of resilience

He uses photography to tell stories from the slums. His focus is on the positive side of life, though still exposes some vices. His inspiration is...