University of Nairobi
Dennis Onsongo | Nation Media Group

Ogot and Ogot release book on University of Nairobi's history

What you need to know:

  • The status that UoN enjoys today in the world of scholarship is a consequence of several changes throughout its lifetime.
  • Bethwell Ogot and Madara Ogot trace the history of Kenya’s oldest university and the changes it has undergone over the decades in new book

The University of Nairobi, commonly known as UoN, celebrated its 50th anniversary last year. It has risen from a technical college, teaching arts and crafts to a university whose seeds have travelled the whole world and is today celebrated as one of the leading African universities. The status that UoN enjoys today in the world of scholarship is a consequence of several changes throughout its lifetime.

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