KU VC elected chair of Commonwealth varsities body - The Sauce
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Capital Campus

KU VC elected chair of Commonwealth varsities body

KU VC

Kenyatta University’s Vice-Chancellor Prof. Olive Mugenda has been picked to chair the  Council of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).  The decision was reached on Tuesday, 15th October, 2013 in London during a meeting of the Council.

Prof Mugenda was picked to chair the association of universities based on her extensive experience and committed service as a board member of the ACU for the last two years. With this appointment, Prof. Mugenda becomes one of the few African Vice-Chancellors to chair the ACU.

The Association of Commonwealth Universities is the world’s first and oldest international universities network and has membership of over 500 universities from 37 countries in the world and the secretariat is based in London. The Vice Chair of the Association is Prof. Jan Thomas, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.

Prof Mugenda said that this momentous role to chair the Council is an honour not only to her, but also to Kenyatta University, Kenya, women and Africa as a whole.  Prof. Mugenda promises to work hard to ensure that the objectives of the Association of Commonwealth Universities Council are met and that the quality of higher education is enhanced so that it may continue to play an important role in sustainable development globally.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Advertisement

Some More Sauce...

Lifestyle

Kenyans on Twitter woke up to an explicit video that has since gone viral. In the video, a woman who is known on social...

Da Squeeze

Kenyan beauty Tanasha Donna Oketch recently opened up about her life. The 24 year old former radio presenter, musician and mother of one is...

Featured

Ugandan TV journalist Simon Kaggwa Njala’s face has got to be one of the memed faces of 2019.   But how did this Ugandan...

Da Squeeze

Kenya has a robust matatu culture and some people around the world love it. Award winning American singer and dancer Chris Brown yesterday (23.03.20)...

Da Squeeze

Kenyans on Twitter are not to be messed with, they bring guns to a knife fight. The hard-hitting K.O.T recently got into a Twitter...

Featured

The Free Mason society is known to be secretive and very private, but not anymore it may seem. The Freemason society based in Nairobi...

Da Squeeze

Bongo star Harmonize launched his latest album over the weekend and his former boss Diamond Platnumz is on the frontline cheering him on. Wasafi...

Da Squeeze

Famed comedian and radio host Jalang’o hosted John Otieno “Owago Onyiro” Byron, on YouTube for a candid discussion on his ventures in comedy and...