Prof Olive Mugenda, former Kenyatta University Vice-Chancellor is the new KCA University Chancellor.
Prof Mugenda will replace Prof Arthur Eshiwani whose term as the varsity’s chancellor ended on December 31, 2019.
The incoming Chancellor will be unveiled on Friday (21.02.20) at the KCA University main campus in Ruaraka in Nairobi by the board of trustees of the university which was chattered in 2013.
“With profound leadership of Prof Olive Mugenda, the university looks forward to fully exploit its potential in areas of academic and research,” Communication Officer Isaiah Were said in a statement.
Prof Mugenda is a professor of family and consumer sciences from Iowa University in the USA and a recipient of several awards.
She has been a long-serving Vice-Chancellor of Kenyatta University Kenya’s second-largest university for more than 10 years.
KCA University has a student population of slightly more than 15, 000 – both self and government-sponsored.