The National Counter-Terrorism Centre (NCTC), in collaboration with Egerton University and the Midrift Human Rights Network (MIDRIFT HURINET) held a training seminar on the Nakuru County Action Plan on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (PCVE) on 2 November 2021 at Main Campus in Njoro.
Egerton University staff and students, together with those from Boitekanelo College of Health Sciences, Botswana, joined the Mangu Diabetic Support Group in a community nutrition outreach activity to mark this year’s World Diabetes Day at Mangu Health Centre in Rongai Sub-County, Nakuru County. The event, which was celebrated on Sunday 14 November 2021, was also attended by staff from the Nakuru County Health Department led by Dr. Benedict Osore. Dr. Osore, who was the chief guest at the event, is the Director of Medical Services for Nakuru County. According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), the global theme for 2021-2023 World Diabetes Day is ‘Access to Diabetes Care’.
As a farmer and a community leader, retired policeman Simon Peter Gitahi’s constant worry until 2018 was how a local growers’ marketing cooperative society could be kicked back to life and help farmers earn an income from cassava farming.
Egerton University Law students will sensitize Nakuru residents on legal issues through Egerton Radio (101.7 FM).
Egerton University wishes to congratulate Faith Kipyegon on winning a Gold Medal for Kenya on 19th July 2022 during the Women's 1,500 metres race in the World Athletics Championships in Oregon. Faith Kipyegon is the Brand Ambassador of the Mau-Egerton University Cross Country. She hails from Kuresoi, Nakuru County, Kenya. The University also congratulates Ferdinand Omanyala for representing Kenya to the semi final stage in the 100 metres men's race.