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COV-AID Student Engagement Award.

COV-AID Student Engagement Award.

Do you know undergraduate students engaged with their local community? Do you know students interested in talking with their peers around the world? In this time of crisis, we believe civic engagement is more vital to society than ever before. We...

Call for COVID-19 Innovations

Are you working on a solution or a specific challenge caused by the Covid-19 Pandemic? Mount Kenya University’s College of Research and Graduate studies invites both students and staff with technologies and innovations that...

Donation of Hand Sanitizers to the community

Mount Kenya University in response to preventive and containment measures against Coronavirus is producing alcohol- based hand sanitizers to ease accessibility by the university students, staff and general public. MKU has donated hand sanitisers to the government...

Africa must emulate China to defeat corona

The global outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) emanating from China has sent the world into a state of distress. Continents are fighting a pandemic that is threatening global markets and trade, challenging countries’...

Coping with COVID -19 related depression

No doubt COVID-19 is devastating the human society both at a personal and at social-economic levels. According to professionals, the mental health / psychological impact of COVID-19 related challenges such as self-quarantine, curfews, infections,...

COVID-19 QUARANTINE: OVERCOMING MASS DISTRESS

 Dr Maroko Gilbert Mokua, HOD – Department of Psychology  On December 30th 2019, the city of Wuhan in Hubei province in China became the epicenter of COVI-19. Initially, local authorities in Wuhan downplayed the significance...