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Installation of Prof. S.G. Kiama as the 8th UoN Vice Chancellor

Professor Stephen Kiama Gitahi has been installed as the 8th Vice-Chancellor, University of Nairobi.

Prof. Kiama holds an earned doctorate degree in Structural Biology from University of Bern in Switzerland. He is an accomplished scholar with proven track record in formulating and managing academic programs and on research and publication. He has over 16 years’ experience in management and leadership positions at the University of Nairobi.

Book Launch

The University of Nairobi will launch Knowledge for Wealth Creation: A Kenya Perspective, dubbed as Elimika Book,  edited by Judith Mbula Bahemuka, Joshua Kivuva and George Michuki, on Tuesday December 10th, 2019.

The book published by University of Nairobi Press highlights the need for communities to enhance their level of knowledge in the creation of wealth for sustainable development.

The book emphasizes the role of universities in embracing knowledge across county boundaries and disciplines for the benefit of the nation.

Nairobi International Book Fair 2019

Dr. Ines Abdel Duyan, Minister for Culture, Egypt, during the official opening of the 22nd Nairobi International Book Fair, on 26th September 2019 at Sarit Center Nairobi. Looking on is Mr. Lawrence Njagi, Chairman Kenya Publishers Association and Ms. Mercy Macharia, UON Press.