Joy as MKU Foundation scholarship beneficiaries graduate

Twenty five students who are beneficiaries of MKU Foundation scholarship programme graduated on the occasion of Mount Kenya University’s 25th graduation ceremony held on Friday December 8, 2023.

Among the graduands were 23 Bachelor’s and two Diploma students. They were conferred Degrees and awarded their Diplomas at the event held at MKU Graduation Pavilion at Happy Valley Grounds, Thika.

The ceremony’s theme was “the role of higher education in driving small-scale industry for socio-economic equity through linkages.”

The theme recognized the role of SMEs in Kenya’s economic growth. Chief guest Dr. Juma Mukhwana, who is the Principal Secretary in the State Department for Industry at the Ministry of Trade said SMEs employ 14.1 million people [representing 93% of Kenya’s national workforce], and contribute 24% to the country’s GDP.

Here’s the full list of MKU Foundation scholars who graduated today:

 BENARD KAIGA OBASIBachelor Of Arts In Public Administration And Governance
 OMBUK BRIAN JERRYBachelor Of Commerce (Accounting)
 MWANGI KELVIN SIMONBachelor Of Business Management (Accounting)
 OMONDI STEVEBachelor Of Business Management (Accounting)
 KABU PETER WANGOBachelor Of Business Information Technology
 NJOKI KELVIN MACHARIABachelor Of Education (Science)
 GORI MORAA DALVINDiploma In Special Needs Education (Cre, English)
 ADAN KHADIJABachelor Of Education (Arts)
 MUGO GACOGU SIMONBachelor Of Education (Science)
 VINCENT KIPKOECH MUTAIBachelor Of Education (Science)
 MAENYA MAKORI JOASHBachelor Of Education (Special Needs)
 CHEROTICH DAISY RONOBachelor Of Science In Actuarial Science
 NZOMO FAITH WANJIKUDiploma In Travel And Tourism Management
 NJENGA ELIZABETH NGONYODiploma In Hospitality Management
 WAMBUI MUTHONI CYNTHIABachelor Of Counselling Psychology
 KIMILU MWENDWABachelor Of Social Work And Administration
 ABDIRAHMAN AHMED HASSANDiploma In Community Oral Health
 MERCY CHELANGATBachelor Of Education (Special Needs)
 NZOMO WINFRED LESOIBachelor Of Education (Science)
 OCHIENG’ MITCHELL AKOTHBachelor Of Education (Arts)
 KIRAGU SAMUEL KIILUBachelor Of Education (Science)
 KATHURE EUNICEBachelor Of Education (Arts)
 LAMECK OMONDIBachelor Of Education (Arts)