Awards

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Prominent Alumni

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H.E. President
Mwai Kibaki

The former President of the Republic of Kenya was awarded the Doctor of Education Degree (honoris causa) during the Universities 28th Graduation ceremony held on 2nd July 2010. H.E. President Kibaki was honoured in recognition of his distinctive commitment to hard work inspirational to all and leadership qualities demonstrated in education, economic growth and poverty eradication.


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H.E. Vice-President Kalonzo Musyoka
 


The former Vice-President of the Republic of Kenya and Minister for Home Affairs was also honoured during the University’s 25th graduation ceremony held on 19th December 2008 ,with a a Doctorate in Humane Letters (honoris causa), in recognition of his achievements in peace-making, conflict resolution efforts, sustainable community development and humanistic ideals.


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H.E Former President Daniel Moi


 

The then President of Kenya and Chancellor of KU was honoured with the degree of Doctor of Education (honoris causa) during KU’s first graduation ceremony on December 17, 1985.


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H.E. President Jakaya M. Kikwete


 

President of United Republic of Tanzania was honoured during the University’s 25th graduation ceremony held on 19th December 2008 with a Doctorate in Humane Letters (honoris causa), in recognition of his great effort in leadership excellence, peace initiative and support for education.


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Dr. Harris Mule


 

Former Chancellor, Kenyatta University.


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H.E Benjamin Mkapa


 

The Former President of Tanzania was honoured with the degree of doctor of education (honoris causa)


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Dr. James Mwangi


 

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Equity Bank Ltd, was awarded the Doctor of Humane Letters degree (honoris causa) during the 23rd graduation ceremony held on 14th December 2007 in recognition of his outstanding achievements in transforming the lives of thousands of ordinary people and in recognition of the that fact that these achievements are in tandem with Kenyatta University’s mission of service to humanity.


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Dr. Eddah Gachukia


 

The Academic Director, Riara Group of Schools and renowned Kenyan educationist was honoured with the degree of Doctor of Education (honoris causa) during the University’s 25th graduation ceremony held on 19th December 2008 for her achievements in academics, contribution in various organizations and exemplary leadership.


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Dr. George Griffin


 

The late Director and Founder of the Starehe Boys Centre was honoured with the degree of Doctor of Education (honoris causa) for his work in the education and rehabilitation of orphaned and indigent boys.


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Dr. Mostafa Tolba


 

Former Executive Director UNEP.


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The Late Daudi Kabaka (Musician)


 

Band leader, Kenyatta University Band