Author: Irene Githinji

Mudavadi urges African leaders to build strong political foundations for growth of economic power

Reading Time: 3 minutes African leaders have been urged to build strong political foundations for growth of democracy and economic power in the continent. […]

Uhuru: Handshake with Raila was about peace for millions of Kenyans

Reading Time: 2 minutes It was not weakness that led me to reach out to the leader of the opposition, Raila Odinga, retired President […]

New funding model to focus on loans to spur commitment

Reading Time: 3 minutes The new funding model for universities will be pegged on actual costs of degree programmes. According to the new model, […]

Machogu names councils for 14 learning institutions

Reading Time: 2 minutes Education Cabinet Secretary Ezekiel Machogu has now constituted university councils for at least 14 institutions of higher learning. A majority […]

Concerns after 19 per cent of students reach varsity

Reading Time: 3 minutes The number of learners qualifying for university placement is too low and interventions are urgently required to increase enrollment, the […]

Private universities involved in funding model discussions

Reading Time: 2 minutes Private universities say they were involved in discussions on the new funding model for institutions of higher learning. Some 35 […]

Expensive, cheapest varsity courses revealed in report

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bachelors of Dental Surgery and Medicine are the most expensive courses to pursue, with the highest amount being Sh612,000 in […]

How education ministry will spend Sh135b

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Ministry of Education yesterday  gave a breakdown of how it would spend its Sh135 billion budget. However, the ministry […]