Alfred Keter, 5 Others Graduate in Colourful Ceremonies

  • Alfred Keter,IBevalyne Kwamboka and Ibrahim
    Alfred Keter, Bevalyne Kwamboka and Ibrahim
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  • Nandi Hills Member of Parliament, Alfred Keter, was among the hundreds of graduands who graduated from the University of Nairobi on Friday, December 17.

    The vocal Legislator shared the good news through his social media pages with a revelation that he had graduated with a Masters degree.

    Keter, who is serving his second term as an MP, has kept a low profile since getting re-elected in the 2017 polls. 

    Nadi Hills MP Alfred Keter addressing the press at a past event.
    Nadi Hills MP Alfred Keter addressing the press at a past event.
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    ''I am humbled to have been among the MBA graduating class of 2021. Glory and honor be to the Almighty God,'' read his message.

    The outspoken lawmaker now has a Masters and Bachelors degree in political science from the same institution.

    Here are other individuals who graduated from various institutions on the same day.

    Yussuf Ibrahim

    Former K24 TV news anchor, Yussuf Ibrahim, graduated from the University of Nairobi with a Masters in International Studies.

    In 2020, Ibrahim partnered with former Citizen TV news anchor Hussein Mohammed in a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded project, Resilience Learning Activity (RLA), individually as consultants.

    Yussuf Ibrahim during a
    Yussuf Ibrahim during a broadcast event
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    Since leaving TV in 2017, Yussuf worked for different partners both as an individual consultant and through his firm UCRD.

    UCRD Consult is a Knowledge Management and Communications Consultancy firm based in Nairobi but with footprints across the Horn of Africa.

    Julius Yego

    World Javelin Champion, Julius Yego, received another accolade to his career after graduating from Kenyatta University.

    The Olympic silver medalist graduated with a Bachelors degree in Public Policy and Administration.

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    Julius Yego during a men's throw competition
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    Nicknamed "Mr YouTube" because he learnt how to throw by watching YouTube videos of javelin athletes, Yego is the African and Commonwealth record holder with a personal best of 92.72.

    Janeth Jepkosgei

    Middle distance runner and former world champion, popularly known as ''The Eldoret Express'' has graduated from Kenyatta University.

    Janeth Jepkosgei Busienei During Past Interview With Nation Africa in September 20, 2020
    Janeth Jepkosgei Busienei During Past Interview With Nation Africa on September 20, 2020
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    This accolade adds to her accomplishments in her successful career.

    Bevalyne Kwamboka

    The internet sensation known for her Chips Mwitu business has graduated with a degree in Education from Kenyatta University.

    Bevalyne kwamboka
    Bevalyne Kwamboka

    Kwamboka took to social media to express her gratitude to those who supported her business.

    ''Thank you so much for your support. Your chipo mwitu vendor made it,'' she stated.