MIPS College to focus on Private-Public partnerships

By Barbra Onkoba Milestone Institute of Professional Studies (MIPS) at Thika town is now focusing on private-public partnerships to streamline service delivery and strengthen its internal capacity to ensure students get a quality education. Speaking, George Maina, Founder, and Chairman said that the college through new with only two branches, Thika and Mombasa has a robust internal quality assurance mechanism that ensure its graduates have the desired knowledge, skills, creative abilities, and moral qualities. He said that partnering with the public institution will help in exchange of programmes noting the…

Co-op Bank, other corporate donates over Sh163 million to Beyond Zero Marathon

By Amos Mburu First Lady Margaret Kenyatta received over Sh163 million from local corporate in support of this year’s Beyond Zero Marathon slated for March 10th Nyayo Stadium. Co-op bank on Monday boosted the Beyond Zero Half Marathon fundraising initiative at state house with Ksh 20,000,000. Group Managing Director and CEO Dr. Gideon Muriuki presented the cheque to the First Lady of the Republic of Kenya. Mr. Muriuki affirmed the support for the Beyond Zero Initiative especially on maternal and child health noting that its impact is already felt by…

MKU ranked among best private universities in Kenya

By Amos Mburu The latest Webometrics ranking of world universities has named Mount Kenya University among the best private universities in Kenya. Webometrics focused on 11,995 universities across the world, both public and private. Ranked 5th among private institutions and number 13 in the country, others in the list included Strathmore, Catholic University of Eastern Africa, United States International University (USIU) and Daystar are ranked the best private institutions. Also read:Thika College offers scholarship to needy students Recently, the Makerere University of Uganda and Mount Kenya University (MKU) signed a Memorandum…