JKUAT Nakuru CBD Campus, Ajira Digital Training

JKUAT Nakuru CBD Campus, Ajira Digital Training

Nakuru CBD campus, JKUAT was honored and graced with the presence of Ajira Digital whereby they’d offered to train more than 100 students for free for two full days at our Campus premise. Acting Director, Dr. Wanyoike was the Honorable Guest at the opening of the training which later saw Trainers Allan Macharia and Clement Yegon do the training.
The training was planned for 20th – 21st of January, 2022 as from 9am every morning. The student turn-up was also great, where we had a full to capacity hall from start to the end. At the onset, was able to give a motivational speaking, where he encouraged students to take opportunities that come their way. Not forgetting to remind of the famous saying by H.E the retired President, Hon. Mwai Kibaki that education was free for all; ni bure, ni bure, ni bureeee nenda ukasome. Indicating to all who were present that Ajira Digital training was a government initiative that was free for all participants.
He also mentioned the situation of many students, who graduate with Degrees, and Diplomas but are unable to convert their knowledge into skills that can earn them a living. Thus, emphasizing on the need to be more attentive and keen with Ajira Digital for they shall be taught how “to fish”. An element that would be an addition into their lives, if they took initiative;
For the two days, the trainers were able to teach learners skills on Digital Marketing among others. The staff fraternity was not left behind; we were graced with the presence of James Makonjio the Student Welfare/ Sport’s Games Officer, Steve Waweru the ACOD – COPAS, Cecilia Kingori the Secretary, and I, Nyabando Fred of ICT.
It is very important to note, in the wake of unemployment; the Government of Kenya has provided for these platforms, to give the youth among others an alternative sources of income provided for you’ve access to the internet and have smart device or a computer. As JKUAT Nakuru CBD fraternity we look forward to working or collaborating with Ajira Digital to empower our youth and give them as many skills as necessary to change their lives and society.

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