Joho Picks Academician As Running Mate In The Race For Governor

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has picked Dr. William Kingi, a Senior Lecturer at the Technical University of Mombasa, as his running mate for the gubernatorial race in the August 8 General Election. Joho said that he settled for Dr. Kingi as his running mate owing to his vast experience in administrative

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Aga Khan Academy doubles work placements for pre-uni students

The Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa is running a pre-university internship programme that is placing its Diploma Programme students in a six-week long internship to gain work experience and transferable skills, making them more employable.   The Academy’s move comes at a time when the quality of graduates produced by universities and colleges

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Technical University of Mombasa closed following students riot

Mombasa Technical University has been closed indefinitely after students went on the rampage to protest increased fees. The closure order was announced by Vice Chancellor, Josphat Mwatela, after the students blocked roads and burnt vehicles in Tudor area. The students paralysed transport on roads around the university from 7am, after barricading roads, causing

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Kenyan student inventor receives Sh3.6M funding for The Soular Backpack

McGill University student, Salima Visram, grew up just outside of Mombasa, Kenya next to the Kikambala village where 22,000 people live below the poverty line. From a very young age, Visram was taught to understand the complexities of poverty, and to do whatever she could to contribute to its alleviation. Over the

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