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The University of Nairobi celebrated its 58th Graduation ceremony on December 22, 2017 which saw 6,611 degrees conferred and awarded diplomas.  

61 PhDs, 14 Fellowships, 1,981 Masters, 26 Post Graduate Diplomas,   3,787 Bachelors 6 Higher Diplomas and 736 Diplomas were presented to graduates from the various Colleges.

 



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Members of the University Executive Board (UEB) have signed their performance contract with the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nairobi.

 

The signing ceremony was held at the Council Chamber on July 21, 2017.

 



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Jack Ma, as he is commonly known, founder and Executive Chairman, Alibaba group and one of the richest men in China toured Africa for the first time. The University had a privilege of hosting him for a public lecture on July 20, 2017.

 



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UoN students will soon start using biometric identity cards. The cards will serve the purposes of security, identification and as an ATM card, which will enable students’ access the various services simply by swiping.

 



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The University of Nairobi (UoN) management has approved the implementation of a new Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) master plan that will enable the University to improve on its service delivery.



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The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) 2nd Vice-Chancellors’ meeting on promoting research in Africa kicked off at the University of Nairobi on July 10, 2017.



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The University of Nairobi, Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi received the one-year progress report on the Education for Sustainable Development in Africa (ESDA) project.



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University of Nairobi AIESEC members are celebrating their achievements over the last 12 months; key among them is having organized trips for over 100 students across globe.

 



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The University of Nairobi has been in Partnership with Kenya Pipeline Company on matters of Oil and Gas since the Inaugural Oil and Gas Public Lecture held in Taifa Hall on 1st July 2016 which was officiated by Hon. Charles Keter, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Energy and Petroleum.



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The University joined the rest of the world in marking the International Day against Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (IDADA) on Friday, June 23rd, 2017.

 



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Staff members drawn from all the six colleges and the central administration unit have been urged to put more effort as they discharge their mandate and help the academic staff drive the university agenda of teaching, learning and research.

 



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The University of Nairobi has organized to mark the International Day
Against Drug Abuse   and Illicit  Trafficking  at  the Chancellors Court
on June 23, 2017 starting at 9 am. Attached please find the poster for
your information.

Amongst other planned activities to mark the day, is a performance by the
legendary gospel musician Mercy Masika.



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This is the title of the book that was launched by the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Education, Dr. Fred Matiang’i on June 14, 2017 at the Chandaria Auditorium, UoN towers.



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The University of Nairobi Front office staff   underwent a three-day training on Public relations. The training which was organized by the Vice Chancellor’s office focused on Customer service, information security, harnessing the power of social media and Protocol.



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The University of Nairobi has received four awards at the Employer of the Year Awards (EYA).

The University has been named winner in the Inclusiveness and Diversity category.



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The University of Nairobi and Daily Nation invites you to my network career open day at

the main campus from 25th, 26th and 27th May, 2017. 

The theme is, 'Quality and Innovative Education to Sustain Industrial growth'

Come and;



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Topic:

What I would like you to do to empower the youth in the country...

Target: Colleges and University Students

Cash Prizes: 1st-  Kshs.100,000 2nd- Kshs. 50,000, 3rd- Kshs. 25,000

Competition Period:



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University of Nairobi Enterprises Services (UNES) has won a bid to develop the National Master Plan for Science and Technology Parks in Kenya.

 

The contract includes the design for technology parks for Konza and Dedan Kimathi University for technology and Science.

 



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14 University of Nairobi students are recipients of scholarships from Mitsubishi Corporation through its annual International Scholarships Programme.

 



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The University of Nairobi (UoN) and Mabati Rolling Mills (MRM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the Vice Chancellor’s boardroom.

 



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The University of Nairobi has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ministry of Water and Irrigation, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology and Kenya Rainwater Association.

 



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The University of Nairobi’s six students have been selected and will benefit from the scholarship opportunities sponsored by the Rotary Club of Nairobi.

Speaking during the meeting, Dr. David Githanga, President, Rotary Club of Nairobi encouraged bright, needy students to apply and benefit from the scholarship opportunities.



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Application Deadline: 15th May 2017

Date: 12 -23 June 2017
Venue: Dakar, Senegal

Call for Applications
The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa,
CODESRIA, invites applications from academics and researchers from African
universities and research centers to participate in the 2017 session of
the Gender institute, which will take place in Dakar, Senegal from June
12-23, 2017.



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INVITATION TO A PUBLIC FORUM



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Various governments are involved in the efforts to promote innovation in Kenya and the region. Strategic embassies discuss initiatives funded by their governments and their role in spurring innovation and enhancing enterprise development.

100 years ago Finland was a poor country then they invested in people and education and now Finland is leading in so many ways.



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The needs of the SDGs are human needs. All big and complex problems can be analysed by the use of Data.

Realtime data has been used to solved problems and determine true investments. Data has been used to help understand relationships among people, people’s movements and market behaviours.



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“The government will continue to support Nairobi Innovation Week as a National Program.”



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The University of Nairobi’s Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 has received sponsorship from partners.

Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Group donated Kshs. 3 Million while Safaricom  and NIC Bank donated Kshs. 1 Million and Kshs. 500,000 respectively. The University of Nairobi Alumni Association (UONAA) donated Kshs. 500,000 and Tecno Mobile donated equipment to be used during the Innovation Week.



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The University of Nairobi Executive Board has signed a performance contract with the University’s Council.

 

At the ceremony, the Council witnessed the signing of the performance contracts between the Vice-Chancellor and the Deputy Vice-Chancellors and the College Principals.

 



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The Nation Media Group (NMG) has signed a working partnership agreement with the University of Nairobi during the Nairobi Innovation Week 2017.

 

Speaking during the signing ceremony, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi, said that indeed UoN is proud to be associated with NMG in the NIW2017.



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The much awaited iconic University of Nairobi Towers is occupied and fully functional. The building has a capacity of 3500 students and University Management staff offices. The building also has a state of the art Chandaria Arts Centre that can sit 600 people.

 



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The University of Nairobi through its School of computing and Informatics and the Center for Computing and Development Laboratory (C4DLab) has launched the Bike share Challenge.

 



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Two UoN students are part of a seven (7) member team that will travel to Dhaka, Bangladesh for the 4th Roll Ball World Cup 2017.

 

The two have made the cut to be part of the team that will represent Kenya in this event.

 



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The University of Nairobi is undergoing a job evaluation exercise that is ongoing in the public service. Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) have been contracted by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC) to evaluate the University.

 



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Call for Exhibitors

Display your innovative product(s) and prototypes at the latest and most popular platform Nairobi Innovation Week 2017.

To exhibit Click here



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The University of Nairobi has maintained its lead in the country and among other top institutions in Africa.

The university has been ranked Position 1 in the Country, 8 in Africa and 775 out of the 24,000 Institutions ranked globally in the just released webometrics ranking.  



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The University of Nairobi Digital Repository has been ranked position 214 in a ranking that saw over 2300 universities analyzed globally. 

 

According to the 20th edition of the rankings, the repository has been ranked 4th out of 74 other universities in Africa.

 



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The first ever Chancellors Convention which was held from January 25-26, 2017, at the Safari Park Hotel, brought together key stakeholders from both public and private universities.

 



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The 1st Africa Post-Harvest loss congress was launched on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Norfolk Hotel.

Chief Guest, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Willy Bett, speaking during the launch urged innovators and researchers to engage farmers with the technological solutions and innovations, who need it most.



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Two University of Nairobi students, Nyaila Boniface Achieng’ and Naomy Wangari, who were the overall winners of the ‘ideas competition’ have received a full scholarship for a two-week study tour in London.

The ‘ideas competition gave the students a chance to contribute to the master plan of Tatu City’s Central Business District.



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UoN students pursuing their masters’ degrees in German studies have received this year’s DAAD Scholarships. The ten students were drawn from various African countries.

 



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UoN through its college of Education and External studies and the college of Humanities and Social Sciences has received first years for the Academic calendar 2017/2018.

 The first years have been reporting since Monday, January 9, 2017. 



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The University of Nairobi has been tasked with the mandate of enhancing the understanding of the agreements that World Trade organization (WTO) has made.

This was revealed when the permanent representative to United Nations office in Geneva, Dr. Stephen Karau paid a courtesy call on the Vice Chancellor.



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All Graduates of the 56th Congregation for the conferment of degrees and award of diplomas held on December 2, 2016 are requested to collect their certificates at the University of Nairobi Central Examinations Centre, Chiromo Campus in the following order:

 

1.       MONDAY, JANUARY 16, 2017 – FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2017

 



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The University of Nairobi and Kenyatta University Education for Sustainable Development in Africa (ESDA) members met at the University of Nairobi in a graduate program planning meeting.

 



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Embu University College, a constituent college of the University of Nairobi held its first graduation on October 1, 2016.

Embu conferred a total of 123 degrees and diplomas. 



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The University of Nairobi Senior Administrators were trained by Federation of Kenyan Employers, FKE. 

The Administrators were drawn from all the 6 colleges of the University. Due to the large number, the administrators were divided into two groups.

 



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Heads of departments from the Central Administration have been taken thorough sensitization workshop on corruption prevention, ethics and integrity. The aim of the one day training was to help members understand more on corruption, leadership and integrity.



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univeristy of nairobi &  south korean uni sign mou

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed today 3ist may 2016 between South Korea‘s Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology and the University of Nairobi. The two universities are to collaborate in the fields of research and academic exchange. This will involve exchange of students, faculty members and research.



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Norfok Hotel,Nairobi
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The University of Nairobi has made history on the 15th day of March, 2016 as the first University in Kenya to have a visitation panel. This Panel has been summoned by the Chancellor, Dr. (Mrs.) Vijoo Rattansi  in accordance to the law of the land and international University education standards.



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Norfok Hotel,Nairobi
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The chancellor Dr. Vijoo Rattansi conferring  PHD's during the 54th graduation ceremony

It was a memorable day for the more than 8,000 graduands who graduated on Friday 4th December 2015. The majority of the graduands were drawn from the colleges of humanities n social studies and from the college of health sciences.



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chancellor's Court
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Pope Francis (Centre) at the celebration of the holy mass -UON grounds

Thousands of pilgrims gathered at the University of Nairobi grounds for a historic mass led by His Holiness Pope Francis. The Pope celebrated the holy mass on his second day of his historic tour to Africa.



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UON GROUNDS - PAPAL ALTAR
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Renewable Energy Discussions with EP Global Energy

The University of Nairobi management discussed the possibility of adopting renewable energy with EP Global, a renowned international company specializing in renewable energy. The meeting took place today at Vice-Chancellors Committee Room today, February 12, 2015.



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UON GROUNDS - PAPAL ALTAR
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Estate department Prepared the Taifa Hall for the Communication strategy launch dubbed 'Elimika' at the Main Campus, University of Nairobi

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Prof. Gilbert Ogutu from Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies presented his centenary book titled “All Saints Cathedral Church Centenary Book 1917-2017” to the Vice Chancellor.

The book, which is a dedication of cathedral history, focuses on the early church, the Reformation, Christian missions to Africa and underscores the presence of the Cathedral as a fountain of spiritual nourishment and a perfect venue to win souls of Christ. It traces the history of the Anglican church of Kenya back to 1917.



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In preparation for the forthcoming CUE Audit, there will be a Senate Inspection of facilities on Wednesday January 10, 2018 between 8am and 5pm.



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At a glance, out of the 123 postgraduate grant proposals that were submitted by the University of Nairobi students, 64 have been successful.

We also submitted 64 Collaborative research proposals where University of Nairobi researchers were the lead researchers and 19 of these have been have been successful.

 

Congratulations Grantees. Your hard work has paid off.



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UoN Towers
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The Council Chairperson (ag.), Mrs. Pascalia Koske, Prof. Enos Nthia Njeru and V.C Prof. Peter Mbithi.

The Council Chairperson (ag.), Mrs. Pascalia Koske, noted that the performance contract has been negotiated in a manner that resonates with the public expectations, demonstrates progressive achievement of Vision 2030 Medium Term II targets, benchmarks with international best practices and is fully aligned to the University budget.



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Mr. Tom Mshindi, the Editor-in-Chief, Nation Media Group and Prof. Peter Mbithi, the Vice-Chancellor.

The Nation Media Group (NMG) is the official Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 (NIW2017) media partner. This follows the signing of a working partnership agreement between the University of Nairobi (UoN) and the media house.



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UoN Towers
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FIMS Section-Main Campus

CAE staff members were trained on Document Tracking System at the FIMS section, a ssytem which analyses document turnaround time. The staff were trained on how to send, receive and track documents movement online. The system is expected to be rolled out at the College immediately.



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FIMS Section
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Editor-in-Chief, Nation Media,Mr.Tom Mshindi  (left), Dr Tonny Omwansa, Bike Share Innovation Champion and Director (C4DLab) at UoN during Bike Share Launch.

The University of Nairobi’s School of Computing and Informatics and the Center for Computing and Development Laboratory (C4DLab) have officially launched the Bike Share Challenge.



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FIMS Section
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University of Nairobi Main Campus

University of Nairobi is the most preffered learning institution by both parents and students in the country, a new study has revealed.

Employers also prefer graduates from the University. The Study



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FIMS Section
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UoN Towers at Main Campus.

The iconic University of Nairobi Towers which was officially handed over by the contractor, China Wu Yi to the University of Nairobi Management in November 2016 is now occupied and in use.

The University of Nairobi Towers is one of the infrastructural projects recently undertaken by the University and is expected to further smoothen the business of teaching, learning and conducting research.



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UoN Towers
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The collaborative MoU that was signed on November 30, 2016, will support in strengthening the capacities of the Administrative Staff and Members of Parliament of Kenya as well as the officials of the 47 Counties of Kenya, Members and Staff of the Legislative Institutions within the East African region and Africa at large.



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UoN Towers
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The Internal Audit Department staff held a social forum on Friday 15th December 2017 where two retiring members of staff Ms Susan Ngugi and Ms Lilian Gathingi were veted for their dedicated long service to the department and the University



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UNES ARZIKI RESTAURANT
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University of Nairobi reviews its online visibility

University of Nairobi Management comprising of the Deputy Vice-Chancellors and Heads of Departments from the Central Administration, met to review the university’s online visibility and brand image.



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UNES ARZIKI RESTAURANT
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The WannaCry Ransomware is a massive cyber-attack targeting computers running the Windows operating systems, that locks files in a computer until the owner pays a ransom. The virus has been infecting computers around the world.



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UNES ARZIKI RESTAURANT
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CIA​, Mr. Patrick Agutu at the PC signing ceremony where all departments in Central Administration signed their PCs. The ceremony was held on 27th February, 2017.



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UNES ARZIKI RESTAURANT
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 Internal Auditors participated in a 2 day SMIS training facilitated by ICT staff. The training took place on 7th and 14th March 2017.

 



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UNES ARZIKI RESTAURANT
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The Internal Audit Department carried out IDEA software training on 26th August 2016.
The training aimed at enhancing Internal Auditors' analytical skills.


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UNES ARZIKI RESTAURANT
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Members of staff from the department of audit from all colleges are undergoing an intensive two day sensitization seminar at the central catering unit.



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UNES ARZIKI RESTAURANT
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TENDER NO. UON/T/86/2017-2018

 DATE OF NOTICE:   FRIDAY DECEMBER 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    FRIDAY DECEMBER 22, 2017at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Tender for Supply and Installation of Server, Personal Computers, UPS, Phones and Projectors at Koitalel Arap Samoei University College – Mosoriot Campus.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/85/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     FRIDAY DECEMBER 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE:  FRIDAY DECEMBER 22, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for



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Following the declaration of Tuesday 28.11.2017 as a Public Holiday,this is to inform all interested parties that the Tenders that were to be opened on 28/11/2017 have been shifted to 29.11.17 at 2.30 pm in the Council Committee Room.Tenders that were to be opened on 29.11.2017 at 10.30 a.m remain unchanged.

 

Procurement Manager,



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TENDER NO. UON/T/84/2017-2018

 DATE OF NOTICE:   TUESDAY NOVEMEBER 14, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:    WEDNESDAY NOVEMEBER 29, 2017at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Design, Construction, Supply of Equipment, Installation, Testing and Commissioning of Broadcast Studios for School of Journalism University of Nairobi (Re-advertisement).



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/83/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14, 2017

CLOSING DATE: TUESDAY NOVEMBER 28, 2017 AT 10.30AM.

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Tender for Drilling and Development of Piezometer in Kisumu County (Afriwatsan Project) CBPS.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/82/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY NOVEMBER 28, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Purchase of Modern Experience Centre – University of Nairobi.

 



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RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/99/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of 7No. Surgical Drill for the School of Dental Sciences.



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/98/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of Binocular Microscope and Dual viewing Microscope for the School of Dental Sciences.



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/97/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE:  THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of 5 No. Units for the School of Dental Sciences.



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Main Campus
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   RESTRICTED TENDER NO:  UON/RT/96/2017-2018

  NOTICE DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

 

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids for Purchase of Office Furniture for Graduate School.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/79/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Supply of Tube Lights for Kikuyu Library (Reserved for Disabled).



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/81/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE:     MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY NOVEMBER 7, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for Purchase of Laboratory Information Management System for Naivasha Hospital (KAVI –ICR) CHS.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/80/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE: TUESDAY NOVEMBER 7, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for the Proposed Extension of Third Floor at the Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences (CHS).



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/78/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017

CLOSING DATE: MONDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for the Proposed Borehole Drilling, Equipping, Testing and Commissioning of a Borehole at Kikuyu Campus, University of Nairobi.



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Main Campus
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   RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/93/2017-2018

    DATE OF NOTICE:  THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017

   CLOSING DATE:   THURSDAY OCTOBER 19, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Purchase of Foil Blocking /Stamping Equipment for Library.



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/92/2017-2018

 DATE OF NOTICE:  THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017

   CLOSING DATE:   THURSDAY OCTOBER 19, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Purchase of Modern Contact Experience Centre.

 



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TENDER NO: UON/T/77/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

 CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY OCTOBER 13, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the proposed Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning of a Main Switchboard at the College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS)



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TENDER NO: UON/T/76/2017-2018

NOTICE DATE: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for the Purchase of 300No. Computers for ICT Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO: UON/T/75/2017-2018

 NOTICE DATE: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the Supply of 600No. UPS for ICT Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO:UON/T/74/2017-2018

DATE OF NOTICE:FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 15,2017

CLOSING DATE:FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 29,2017

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for the Supply,Installation,and commissioning of Uninterruptible power supply (UPS),Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR) and Air Conditioner at ICT Centre.

 



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The University of Nairobi will soon renovate and refurbish Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Library and convert it for use by the Graduate School.While modernising and equipping the facility,care will be taken to ensure that it does not lose its historical and monumental value.



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Procurement Manager presenting certificates on saturday 8.7.2017 to Safaricom memebers of staff who attended a procurement training where he also gave a talk on best practice in procurement.



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TENDER NO:             UON/T/73/2017/2018

DATE OF NOTICE:  WEDNESDAY JULY 5, 2017

CLOSING DATE:     THURSDAY JULY 20, 2017 at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for the Tender for Supply of Drugs, Surgical Items and Medical Equipment to University Health Services (UHS)



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  TENDER NO: UON/T/72/2017-2018

  DATE OF NOTICE: WEDNESDAY JULY 5, 2017

 CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY JULY 19, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for the Provision of Security Services to University of Nairobi. 

 



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QUOTATION NO: UON/Q/843/6/2017

DATE OF NOTICE: TUESDAY  JUNE 27,2017

CLOSING DATE: TUESDAY JULY 4,2017

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Disposal of  Unserviceable, Obsolete, Surplus Stores and Equipment for Student Welfare Authority.



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Student Welfare Authority
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RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/83/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE:  FRIDAY JUNE 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:   FRIDAY JUNE 23, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Purchase of Office Furniture  for School of Law – Kisumu Campus



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/82/2016-2017

 DATE OF NOTICE:  FRIDAY JUNE 16, 2017

 CLOSING DATE:   FRIDAY JUNE 23, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Purchase of Office Furniture  for School of Law – Kisumu Campus



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Date of Notice: Monday June 19,2017

Closing Date: Monday June 26,2017

Quotation No: UON/CAE/DISPOSAL/003/6/17

The University of Nairobi Invites sealed bids from elegible Candidates for Disposal of Unserviceable/Obsolete items. Viewing of the items will be on Thursday 22 and Friday 23,2017 starting from 9.00am.



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College of Architecture and Engineering/Main Campus, Administration Block, Second Floor,Room. No 217
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QUOTATION NUMBER: UON/Q/138/2016-2017

 DATE OF NOTICE:  TUESDAY JUNE 13, 2017

 CLOSING DATE:   TUESDAY JUNE 20, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Printing of Joining Instruction Document 1st Year Module 1 Students.



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RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/81/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE:  FRIDAY JUNE 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:   FRIDAY JUNE 23, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Purchase of Audio Visual Equipment for Moot Court at School of Law – Kisumu Campus.



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RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/80/2016-2017

 DATE OF NOTICE:  TUESDAY JUNE 13, 2017

 CLOSING DATE:   TUESDAY JUNE 20, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates Procurement of Printer Ribbons, Blank PVCS and Cleaning Kits for Student Identity Cards.



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The Renovation of Mosoriot Teachers Training College is on-going with intention of converting it into a campus of Koitalel Samoei University College under the University of Nairobi.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/70/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE:     TUESDAY MAY 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY JUNE 5, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible candidates for supply of Ten (10) Network Switches for ICT Centre.



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TENDER NO.         UON/T/69/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE:     TUESDAY MAY 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY JUNE 5, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible candidates for supply of Cleaning Materials for University Business Centre (Reserved for Women)



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.         UON/T/68/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE:     TUESDAY MAY 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    FRIDAY JUNE 2, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible candidates for supply of Toners, Ribbons, Storage devices & Assorted Stationery for University Business Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.        UON/T/67/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE:     TUESDAY MAY 16,

CLOSING DATE:   FRIDAY JUNE 2, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible candidates for supply of Cleaning Materials for University Business Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/66/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE:     TUESDAY MAY 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    WEDNESDAY MAY 31, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible candidates for supply of Royal Satima Bottles for University Business Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/65/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE: TUESDAY MAY 16, 2017

CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY MAY 31, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the Proposed Reticulation of Sewer at School of Pharmacy (CHS)



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Main Campus
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 UON/T/64/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE:   TUESDAY MAY   16, 2017

 CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY MAY 30, 2017at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidate for Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning of Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) at Central Examination Centre.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/T/63/2016-2017

 DATE OF NOTICE:   TUESDAY MAY   16, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY MAY 30, 2017at 10.30AM



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The University held a sensitization training in evaluation of Tenders from 10th -13th April 2017 at the Central Catering Unit (CCU).The programme started with the training of members of Senate on 10th April and closed with the training for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) on the 13th April,2017.



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Mrs.Catherine W.Leiyan  who at her retirement early this year was Secretary Grade E in the Procurement Department.She had worked in the Department for over fifteen  (15) years.She was highly respected by members of the Procurement Department and her counceling skills and mature way of handling work will be missed.



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Ms Jacinter A. Odero has been deployed in procurement as secretary in the Managers Office following the retirement of Mrs Leiyan early this year.Ms Odero joined the University in the year 2000 and has risen through the ranks to the position of Assistant Executive  Secretary Grade E.



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Main Campus
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UON/T/62/2016-2017

TUESDAY APRIL 25, 2017

WEDNESDAY MAY 10, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi Invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for Provision of Cleaning Services to the University of Nairobi Towers 



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO.              UON/T/61/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE:      TUESDAY APRIL 25, 2017

CLOSING DATE:         WEDNESDAY MAY 10, 2017 AT 10.30AM



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TENDER NO:           UON/T/60/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE:      TUESDAY APRIL 25, 2017

CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY MAY 9, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible candidates for tender for Installation of Power Factor Correction Equipment  for the University of Nairobi Electricity Meters



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Main Campus
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Procurement experts from the Kenya Institute of Supplies Management trained staff members from UON on the technical evaluation process.

The three day event targeted representatives from all the colleges. The evaluation process considers things like procurement and disposal plans, issuance of tenders among other things .



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO: UON/T/59/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE: WEDNESDAY MARCH 22, 2017   

CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY APRIL 5, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from insurance companies only for Provision of Medical Insurance Cover for KAVI -ICR Staff.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/RT/69/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE: FRIDAY FEBRUARY 17, 2017

CLOSING DATE: TUESDAY FEBRUARY 28, 2017 AT 11.00 AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the Proposed Renovation Works to Mosoriot Campus.



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO. UON/RT/69/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE: TUESDAY  FEBRUARY 14, 2017

CLOSING DATE: TUESDAY FEBRUARY 28, 2017 AT 11.00 AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the ProposedRenovation Works to Mosoriot Campus.

 



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Main Campus
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RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/71/2016-2017

DATE OF NOTICE:  THURSDAY FEBRUARY 9, 2017

CLOSING DATE:   THURSDAY FEBRUARY 16, 2017 AT 10.00AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Audit Services for IAVI Grant Project.



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Main Campus
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   RESTRICTED TENDER NUMBER: UON/RT/68/2016-2017

  DATE OF NOTICE:  THURSDAY FEBRUARY 9, 2017

   CLOSING DATE:   THURSDAY FEBRUARY 16, 2017 AT 10.00AM

The University of Nairobi Invites Sealed bids from eligible for Audit Serviices for Enviroment for Development Initiative - Kenya (EFD - Kenya Project)

 



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO      : UON/T/58/2016-2017

NOTICE DATE   : WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE :  THURSDAY FEBRUARY 23, 2017 AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for the Supply and Installation of a Prefabricated Block at College of Biological & Physical Sciences (CBPS)

 



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO       :  UON/T/57/2016/2017

NOTICE DATE    : WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE : WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2017AT 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed bids from eligible Candidates for Tender for the Construction of Boundary Wall at the College of Health Sciences



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Main Campus
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TENDER NO          :    UON/T/56/2016/2017

DATE OF NOTICE :   WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2017

CLOSING DATE    :   WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2017 at 10.30AM

The University of Nairobi invites sealed tenders from eligible candidates for the Tender forSupply of Medical Laboratory Supplies to University Health Services (UHS)



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Main Campus
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The Procurement Department today Wednesday 23rd November 2016 held a Suppliers & Contractors sensitization workshop targeting youth, women and persons living with disabilities owned firms.



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Main Campus
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The University of Nairobi intends to construct the proposed Koitalel Samoei University College in Nandi Hills Town.The proposed institution shall comprise of Administration Block,School of Business,School Of Law,Auditorium,Library and Student Welfare Facilities on 100 acres of land.

The University of Nairobi now invites interested and experienced specialists contractors registred under NCA 1 or (where applicable) to submit their expression of interest.

Please follow the link below for more information.



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Procurement managers office administration block 1st floor room 104
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The University of Nairobi has the following Restricted Tender. For more details follow the link below.

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Procurement managers office administration block 1st floor room 104
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The University of Nairobi has the following Restricted Tender for purchase of computers.Please follow the link below  for more information.

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Procurement Managers Office,Administration Block 1st floor room 104
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The Deputy Vice Chancellor A&F Prof.Isaac Mbeche,Chief Internal Auditor Mr.Patric Agutu and the Procurement Manager Mr.Joseph Mokaya  during the training for Inspection and Acceptance  Committees meeting held at the Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library.



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JKML Library-KENET boardroom
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The Procurement Manager being shown the progress of Procurement website by the Deputy Director ICT Mr. Paul Kariuki



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CHIROMO CAMPUS-ICT
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On June 10 & 11, 2016, security department web champions participated in a website training workshop at the ICT Corporate lab

 The champions were drawn from all the central departments and university of Nairobi satellite campus. The aim of the web drive was to sensitive the champions on the different web parameters and uploading content on the websites.



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ICT Corporate lab
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On June 2, 2016, the Director Security Security and Safety Services  teamed up with the Estates Manager and Manager Construction and maintenance in an inspection of the newly constructed police post at the University's malindi farm. The project has been completed and is awaiting handing over to the Local security management committee.



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ICT Corporate lab
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Following the terror attacks in France, the Inspector General of Police has called on all Kenyans to be extra vigilant and alert.

The Inspector General cautioned: “Whilst we in the police have stepped up vigilance, we call on the public to exercise maximum levels of alertness. Report any suspicious activity and/or persons to the police or any security agency for action. Let’s work together to protect our motherland”



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ICT Corporate lab
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TERROR THREAT ALERT!

The Inspector General of police has warned that the Al shabaab terror group is planning to infiltrate through Kenyan borders during the ongoing rainy season and launch terror attacks in Coast, North Eastern and Nairobi regions.

He has however reassured Kenyans that the security agencies are working round the clock to safeguard the country from the threat and requested all citizens to collaborate with the security agencies as they execute this noble duty.



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ICT Corporate lab
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New Water Bowser Commissioned

A new water bowser has been commissioned by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Student Affairs at the Transport Section. The 40,000 litres water bowser was commissioned today, December, 7, 2016.



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The National AIDS Control Council in collaboration with the University of Nairobi celebrated the 2017 world Aids Day. The theme for this year was “Step Up for HIV Prevention: Youth Na Plan,”



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CHANCELLORS COURT MAIN CAMPUS
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CHANCELLORS COURT MAIN CAMPUS
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World Malaria Day is an occasion to highlight the need for continued investment and sustained political commitment for malaria prevention and control.



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Nairobi kenya
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The University of Nairobi will on Thursday December 1, 2016 join the rest of the world in celebrating World AIDS Day whose theme this year is ' HANDS UP FOR HIV PREVENTION - Lets Engage, Prevent & Celebrate'



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Kenya Science Campus, Nairobi
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University Health Services (UHS) today Thursday19th October held a Sensitization workshop for members of the Construction and Maintenance Department. The one day training was on HIV/AIDS, Alcohol &Drug Abuse Prevention.



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Kenya Science Campus, Nairobi
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Staff members from University Health Services (UHS) have undergone one day training on how to use University Health Management Information System (UHMIS). This is an in-house developed health automated system intended to be used by physicians, nurses and pharmacists.



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ICTC Corporate Lab
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The University of Nairobi invites you to the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2016.

Date: June 24, 2016

Venue: College of Education and External Studies (Kikuyu Campus)

Time: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm



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Kikuyu Campus
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“Plain packaging reduces the attractiveness of tobacco products. It kills the glamour, which is appropriate for a product that kills people,” - WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan.



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Geneva
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The University of Nairobi will on December 1, 2015 join the rest of the world in commemorating World AIDS Day. The celebrations will be held at the Lower Kabete Campus along Lower Kabete Road and hosted by University Health Service. There will be speeches, entertainment, counseling and testing for HIV, screening for cervical and prostate cancer among other activities.



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Lower Kabete Campus
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The Ministry of Health has released Kenya’s first-ever oral health survey report 2015, on dental health issues affecting the population. This survey was conducted in conjunction with The University of Nairobi School of Dental Sciences and the Wrigley Company (EA)



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Lower Kabete Campus
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Lets Develop --Our Lives -- Our Communities -- Our Identities -- Without Drugs

University of Nairobi will on June 26, 2015 join the rest of the world in celebrating the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

The theme for this year's celebration is 'Let us develop - Our Lives - Our Communities - Our Identities - Without Drugs.



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University of Nairobi, Kenya
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World Sickle Cell Day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 2008 in order to increase the awareness about the sickle cell disease and its cure among the common public. It was celebrated first time on 19th of June in 2009.

The theme for this year's event is 'Know Your Status'



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Nairobi, Kenya
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World Blood Donor Day 2015

The theme of this year’s campaign is "Thank you for saving my life".

It focuses on thanking blood donors who save lives every day through their blood donations and strongly encourages more people all over the world to donate blood voluntarily and regularly with the slogan “Give freely, give often. Blood donation matters.”



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Nairobi, Kenya
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Treating children infected with HIV usually means getting them to take bad tasting life-saving medicine.

This could soon change after regulators in the US approved anti-retroviral drugs in the form of tiny pellets that can be added to food.



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Nairobi, Kenya
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The theme for this year is: End Fistula, Restore Women's Dignity!

Obstetric fistula is one of the most serious and tragic injuries that can occur during childbirth. It is a hole between the birth canal and the bladder or rectum caused by prolonged, obstructed labour without treatment.



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Nairobi, Kenya
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ISH has launched three posters for World Hypertension Day focusing on facts about high blood pressure. We invite you to download these posters and use these during any activity that you are organising. Remember to mark the day!

World Hypertension Day poster 1

World Hypertension Day poster 2



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Nairobi, Kenya
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The WHD was first inaugurated in May 2005 and has become an annual event ever since. The purpose of the WHD is to promote public awareness of hypertension and to encourage citizens of all countries to prevent and control this silent killer, the modern epidemic.

The theme for 2015 is Know your Numbers.

World Hypertension Day logo



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Nairobi, Kenya
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On Sunday April 12, 2015 at around 5.30 am, there were blasts occasioned by a faulty underground electrical cable, next to a transformer, supplying power to Kimberly Hostel at Kikuyu Campus.



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Nairobi, Kenya
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World Health Day will be celebrated on 7 April, with WHO highlighting the challenges and opportunities associated with food safety under the slogan “From farm to plate, make food safe.”



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Nairobi, Kenya
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Foodborne diseases outbreaks have devastating health and economic consequences in both developed and developing countries. WHO identified the need to estimate the full extent of the disease burden associated with unsafe food.



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Nairobi, Kenya
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As part of its global strategy to decrease the burden of foodborne diseases, WHO identified the need to communicate simple global health messages based on scientific evidence to train all types of food handlers, including consumers.



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Nairobi, Kenya
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5th Annual East African Health & Scientific Conference & International Health Exhibition & Trade Fair Booklet (PDF 3.3 MB)

The fifth annual East African scientific conference and international health exhibition and trade fair will take place in Kampala, Uganda from 25th - 27th march, 2015.



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Kampala, Uganda
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Kenya’s ministry of health on Thursday March 19, 2015 launched a three-year strategic plan to revitalize the war against tuberculosis (TB), which is the fourth leading cause of deaths in the country.

The launch of 2015-2018 National Strategic Plan for tuberculosis marks a significant milestone in the war against a major public health challenge in Kenya.



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Nairobi, Kenya
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See the link below for job opportunities at the University Health Services. Please note that the advertisement also has vacancies from other departments within the university.

http://www.uonbi.ac.ke/node/9084

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.ONLYSHORTLISTED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED.



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University of Nairobi, Nairobi
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The Vice-Chancellor (4rd right) with CAE Academic Board



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Nairobi, Kenya
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The University of Nairobi formally installed the seventh Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi in a colourful ceremony held in Taifa Hall.



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Taifa Hall, UoN
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Dear University Community,

The Vice-Chancellor has appointed a Taskforce to look carry out a
feasibility study and develop a master plan a Science and Technology Park,
dubbed the Innovation Park at the University of Nairobi.  The Park will
host facilities for Incubation and Acceleration of Start-up businesses, as
well as mature local and international companies who need a home for their
research and development activities.  In addition to shared facilities for


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All,
USAID-funded community based counter wildlife trafficking activity
US Agency for International Development, US
- This supports community-based counter-wildlife trafficking efforts in
CentralAfrica. Funding is worth up to USD 10 million over five years.
- Maximum award: USD 10,000,000
- Closing date: 07 Feb 18
- https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/2018010


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1.First years cohort (KCSE 2016) reporting date changed from 8th January, 2018 to 19th February,2018.
 
2.First years cohort (KCSE 2015) reporting date changed from 8thJanuary, 2018 to 20th February, 2018.
 
JOHNA.O.ORINDI
DIRECTOR,CORPORATEAFFAIRS


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Strategic plan

Central Administration Units on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 sensitized its members of staff in the planning, development and implementation of 2018/2023 strategic plan. 



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