Yusuf Usman Peace Abstract

Peace is the major teaching of every religion. Peace and security are basic principles upon which religion is formed. No religion embraces violence. Looking at the concept of peace and security from the perspective of various religions, they had been emphasized as core values for followers. Although there are many religions advocating for peace and security, the study shall focus on one major religion, Islam. The word Islam is derived from the Arabic word silm, meaning peace. It also means total submission to the will of Allah (God), and a total way of life. In this paper, Islam has been chosen because it has been wrongly associated with violence, extremism, and terrorism.

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MKU students awarded “best diplomat of the year “ by AFROMUN 2017

majook-makur---academic-affairsMajok Makur Malak former Academic Affairs Minister MKUSA 2016/2017 has been awarded as the BEST DIPLOMAT OF THE YEAR due to his passion about Africa and his leadership ability to negotiate with other diplomats from other countries.

He was among students delegates who represented Mount Kenya University at the AFROMUN took place on March 6th-10th at the United Nation office in Nairobi Kenya which hosted over 500 delegates across Africa where he represented The Republic of Rwanda at the Africa Union (AU) summit.

Majok, who was the chairperson of PAN AFRICANIST GROUP in the conference has also been nominated to join Mandela worship by Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI) Regional leadership center in Nairobi- Kenya.
Mount Kenya University is not only an academic excellent but a mentor for future leaders, the varsity has one of the strongest students association in the region.

Congratulations to Majok Makur Malak, Well done!!!

Kenya University Sports Association (KUSA) Women Games

6th Edition KUSA Women Games was held from 7th to 9th April, 2017 at Moi University Law School in Eldoret. Mount Kenya University was represented by two teams; Handball and Karate.

The handball team finished top in group stage then met Masaai Mara University which they beat 38 to 15. In semi-finals the team met University of Eldoret and won with a margin of 25-12. In the finals they met Masinde Muliro University which they 29- 24 to be declared champions of the edition.

In Karate the team won in Kumite and became runners up in Kata. They were declared runners up in Women's Games.

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