ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP IN THE COVIDERA: OPPORTUNITIES& CHALLENGES

During the Webinar, it was revealed that despite the massive disruptions that has been brought about by the COVID 19, the millions of victims dead due to the pandemic, global economic slowdowns, lockdowns of continents, countries, cities, disruption of tourism and travel, among the plethora of negative things brought about by the Corona Pandemic, all was not lost. Despite the dark clouds of the Pandemic lies the silver linings.

Prof. Stephen Kiama Installed as Vice Chancellor

Prof. Stephen Kiama Gitahi has officially been installed as the 8th Vice Chancellor of the great University of Nairobi.

In a colorful function held at the Taifa Hall in main campus and steamed online to a global audience, Prof. Kiama took oath office with a clear vision of what lay ahead in terms of spearheading the university to global academic and research excellence.

Dr. Mold Pitches for Continental Free Trade Agreement

The African Continental Free Trade Agreement offers hope of a revival of both regional and intra-African trade to boost trade and development in Eastern Africa.
This was the overarching message during Dr Andrew Mold’s IDS seminar presentation on the potential impact of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in Eastern Africa region and the next steps concerning implementing the agreement.

Soka University Summer Exchange Programme

The Department of Literature hosted Soka University Students from Japan for a joint summer student exchange program. The programme was designed to empower students to explore, participate and enhance their leadership capabilities.
Later on Students together with the Soka Representatives, Chair Dept of Literature Dr. Masumi met the Dean Faculty of Arts Prof. Ephraim Wahome where they engaged in various matters in regards to the student's leadership mentorship programs, exchange programs and academic trips.