HELB

Sh2.2bn funds shortfall, delays hit Helb as new academic year starts

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) is facing a funding crisis and is yet to receive its allocation, despite the […]

Honour your obligations: Board tells Helb loanees

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Higher Education Loans Board (Helb) has urged loanees to honour their repayment obligation saying 75,000 students are at risk […]

Under 18 university students not legible for HELB funding, says Magoha

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government has ruled out issuance of Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) funds   to students who join university while […]

Helb opposes Raila’s plan to convert student loan into grant

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) has opposed a proposal by Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga to […]

Relief for students as Treasury releases Sh2.8 billion for Helb

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Higher Education Loans Board (Helb) has now received Sh2.8 billion from National Treasury to cater for loans for university students

Release Sh6b for students loans, Helb tells Treasury

Reading Time: 3 minutes HELB on Wednesday decried delayed disbursement of Sh6 billion for students, which should have hit their accounts in January.

Helb invites applications for 2020/21 student loans

Reading Time: < 1 minute Helb waived the Sh1,000 fee previously charged to non-loanees to acquire a compliance certificate, which came as a relief for job seekers.

Students now reluctant to take HELB loans

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Henry Andanje Students in Busia county are reluctant to take loans from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) to […]

Senators want Uhuru to write off Helb loans

Reading Time: < 1 minute Senators have piled pressure on the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) to annul its decision to publish names and photos […]

We are ready to send our photos, ‘defaulters’ tell Helb

Reading Time: < 1 minute Higher Loans Education Board warns defaulters that it will list their names and publish their photos in in newspapers.