Catholic University of Eastern Africa gets a new Vice Chancellor


Rev. Prof. Stephen Mbugua has been appointed to take over as the new Vice-Chancellor of CUEA. He will assume office effective 1st of October 2018.


Rev. Prof. Stephen Mbugua, who hails from the Catholic Diocese of Nakuru, Kenya was appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor at the conclusion of 19th AMECEA Plenary Assembly which took place between 13th and 23rd July 2018 in Addis Ababa. The announcement was made by the Outgoing Chairman of AMECEA, H.E Berhaneyesus D. Cardinal Souraphiel, Archbishop of Addis Ababa.

He takes over from Prof. Justus Mbae, who is finishing his mandate at the end of September having served the University since May 5th, 2016. This gives the University a two (2) month period for effective transition and handover. Until his appointment, Rev Prof. Mbugua was Vice-Chancellor Designate of Tangaza University College which is a constituent college of CUEA. He holds a Doctorate in Educational Psychology from Egerton University and he brings to CUEA 20 years of extensive experience and knowledge in management and leadership of Kenyan tertiary education.



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