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The University of Nairobi held its Annual Staff Awards and Recognition Ceremony 2023 at the iconic Taifa Hall on Friday 24th November 2023.

The ceremony marked the culmination of a year of outstanding performance by UoN staff, with all the  ten faculties achieving the "Very Good" grade in the performance evaluation reports. The results underscore the university's commitment to continuous improvement and excellence in service delivery.

University of Nairobi Annual Sports Day 2023

 The University of Nairobi Annual Sports day was held on Friday 3rd November 2023 .The Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, Prof. Julius Ogeng’o early on the day, officially opened the Sports Day and planted a tree to commemorate the 2023 edition of the annual event. Some of the games played during the sports day included; Football,Basketball,Rugby,Volleyball,Handball,Swimming,Athletics,Badminton,Scrabble,Chess,Darts,Creative games,Tug-of-War and E-sports.

Team Integrity, the new Faculty leaders

The University of Nairobi held its Faculty and Campus Students Association (FCSA) annual elections. The elections were held virtually on Friday March 25th, 2022.

There were three teams competing for FCSA office in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences FOASS; Team Success, Team Okuz and Team Integrity.

Team Integrity took the lead with a total of 1361 votes followed closely by Team Okuz with 1179 votes. The incoming Chairperson representing FOASS in FCSA is Peter Nguka.

Raila Addresses Youth Unemployment

The University of Nairobi through the Department of Political Science hosted the Rt. Hon. Raila Odinga through a virtual public lecture on, ‘Youth and Nationhood: Challenges facing the youth in Kenya/Africa.’

In the Tuesday afternoon event that was well attended by the university students and the youth, Hon. Raila Odinga articulated the challenges that the youth in Kenya today are facing and gave his personal observations on the challenges that have plagued education and unemployment.

New Journal Article: Whistleblowing behaviours and anti-corruption approaches in public administration in Kenya

Abstract: This article demonstrates that whistleblowing often receives little attention in public administration due to ambivalence regarding administrative roles held by public administrators, the fluid scalar chain and horizontal linkages, and competitive and intricate public, organisational and private interests.