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How I love worst case scenarios. Most people will feed us with all the positives in the world but forget to give heads up that It’s not a walk in the park altogether. 902 more words


Goodbye, Sourceforge!

Some project managers decided to leave SourceForge – partly because of this, partly just because there are better options today. SF staff hijacked some of these abandoned accounts, partly to bundle the crapware with their installers. 18 more words


A Letter from an outraged mother to the students' dean of all university

I intended to put up a post about our country’s security moreso after the recent presidential parastatal appointments and while sampling opinions on everyday social media platforms, I came across this totally of the book but hilarious post by  493 more words


HELB, KCB Automate Payout of KShs. 8 Billion Students Kitty

High Education Loans Board (HELB) and KCB have today launched a Student Smart card aimed at improving efficiency in the loan disbursement scheme. This comes ahead of the June 2015 deadline to discard the use of Bank accounts to access the loans from the institution. 335 more words


No Loan Clearance, No Employment; HELB Warns Graduates

Kenyan jobseekers will soon require the Higher Education Loans Board (Helb) clearance to qualify for employment with private companies, proposed regulations aimed at reducing student loan defaults say. 729 more words



Sound the alarm! There is a fire raging on campus. Not just at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University though I hear the fire brigade was dispatched to respond to an actual fire there – here’s hoping it got there in time to salvage something. 128 more words


The beauty of UoN politics

So , it is the beginning of the second semester and with it comes the politicking in and about campus. As expected, every political aspirant for the limited student leadership seats is busy turning every mishap in the administration and the government to their advantage. 880 more words