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he Global Political Economy and Africa’s Development over the Last 60 Years

Sub-Saharan Africa remains so deprived today in which ethnic conflicts, civil wars or factional leadership struggles have completely destroyed the economic and political institutions. Some countries have however maintained progressive economic development albeit sluggishly. The promise of independence has not been realized. What went wrong? What is the way forward in Africa’s Development?

Nominations for Zaka's AI Ready Academy

Dear UoN Students and Faculty members, 

Zaka is on a journey to democratize Artificial Intelligence (AI) and is accepting nominations of student candidates for Zaka's AI Ready Academy in partnership with Microsoft. Faculty are welcome to nominate 10 students from UoN that will be given priority of acceptance into the program. Please send your nominations to by Friday, November 20.

Invitation to the Aspire Webinar Event 2020

The Greenhorn Mentorship Program, in partnership with the Office of Career Services, cordially invites you to the Aspire Webinar Event 2020.

The conference is themed: 'The Future is here: Tech and Social Media'. It will be held on 26th and 27th NOVEMBER; 2-4PM on both days.

Day one will be on social media. An in-depth discussion and reflection on our personal tech habits. How can you maximize social media to build your personal brand?

African Mathematical Conference

Has COVID-19 disrupted your teaching in mathematical programmes? Do you want to connect with the most powerful online mathematical tools and resources to enable you forge powerful ways of teaching and assessment of mathematical courses?

Then join our AfMS digital conference

Dates: 19-20 November, 2020


Registration is free. See link below with all the details:


Welcome to the 8th Boot Camp session organized by the Hult Prize UoN On Campus team.

The speaker, Irene Mwihaki, is a seasoned startup coach and an entrepreneur.

The Facilitator, Elsie Christine is the Assistant Director, Hult Prize UoN On Campus Program and a student at the University of Nairobi.