Date and time: 
Mon, 2014-12-15 12:20
Location / Venue: 

Kibwezi Field Station, UoN

University of Nairobi, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, through the Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology (LARMAT) will be selling cattle, goats and sheep at Kibwezi field station before Christmas, 2014.

One of the bulls on sale

The Price Will Be per Kilogram Live weight as Follows:

ANIMAL                     PRICE/KG                              NUMBER OF ANIMALS

CATTLE                     120/=                                      27

SHEEP                       120/=                                      19

GOAT                         150/=                                      40 

Part of the flock on sale

In All the Categories Above, We Have Female and Male Animals.

Sale Will Be on First Come First Served Basis

Hurry Up While Stock Lasts

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Contact: - Mr. Kahi - 0721416944






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Expiry Date: 
Mon, 2015-08-31 12:20
Contact Person: 

Mr. Kahi - 0721416944

Date and time: 
Fri, 2014-12-05 08:30
Location / Venue: 

Chancellor's Court, UoN

The University of Nairobi  held its 52nd Graduation Ceremony on Friday, 5th November 2014 in which 7,789 students were conferred with various degrees among them 93 PhDs, 2,440 Masters and 4673 Bachelors.

CAVS PhD Graduands in the 52nd University of Nairobi Graduation Held on 5/12/2014

The University conferred honorary degrees to the Chancellor of the University of Nairobi Dr. Vijoo Rattansi and Mr. S.K. Macharia. This was notably the last graduation ceremony for Prof. George Magoha presiding over as Vice-Chancellor. The new Vice Chancellor designate, Prof. Peter Mulwa Felix Mbithi was introduced to the congregation by the University of Nairobi Chancellor as the University looks forward to ushering him into the helm of the University Vice Chancellor early in January, 2015.

CAVS PhD Graduands in the front row as they eargerly await conferment of the degrees

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Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2015-12-31 10:07
Contact Person: 

Principal, CAVS

Date and time: 
Mon, 2014-12-01 09:00
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Prof. Peter M.F. Mbithi has been appointed the new Vice Chancellor of the University of Nairobi with effect from 6th January, 2015 for a five-year term renewable once. The formal appointment was made by the Cabinet Secretary, Education, Science and Technology, Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi as per Section 39, of the Universities Act 2012. 

Prof. Peter Mulwa Felix Mbithi

B.V.M, MSc., MVSc., Ph.D, MKCVC (Surg.), IOM, EBS

He will take over from Prof. George Magoha whose final term expires in January 2015. He becomes the seventh Vice-Chancellor, since the inception of the University of Nairobi in 1970.

Prof Peter M. F. Mbithi is a Professor of Veterinary Surgeon in the Department of Clinical Studies (CSD), in our college, CAVS. The Principal, staff and students of the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences takes this earliest opportunity to congratulate Prof. P. M. F. Mbithi on his new appointment and wish him God’s blessings as he looks forward towards steering the University of Nairobi to higher levels.

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Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2015-12-31 08:40
Date and time: 
Fri, 2014-11-28 11:00
Location / Venue: 

Uni-Bio Park, CAVS

The College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences on Friday, 28th November, 2014 planted over two thousand (2,000) trees of fifteen (15) different species which comprised of indigeneous medicinal trees and trees of cultural values, like the Mugumo tree. The trees were planted at the Uni-Bio Park, Upper Kabete Field Station in an auspicious ceremony presided over by Ms. Juliet Murugu of Total Kenya, Prof. Agnes W. Mwang'ombe, the Principal CAVS among other inivited guests.

The Chief Guest, Ms. Juliet Murugu of Total Kenya, Plants a Tree at the Uni-Bio Park on 28th November, 2014

Staff and Students of the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences (CAVS) among other inivited guests had yet another opportunity to interract this year while naturing the environment under this years theme of "GREENER CLEANER ENVIRONMENT". 

Prof. A. W. Mwang'ombe, the Principal CAVS, Plants a Tree at the Uni-Bio Park on 28th November, 2014

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Expiry Date: 
Mon, 2015-08-31 08:47
Contact Person: 

Principal, CAVS

Start Date: 
Wed, 2014-11-05 08:00 - Fri, 2014-11-07 17:00

This congress brought together seed companies (Monsanto), National Research Centres, regulatory agencies (KEphis), Public universities (UON, KU, Moi), ICRISAT, Council of governors, Ministry of Agriculture, livestock and fisheries, ministry of industry. Read more in Ms Word or in PDF.

KU Conference Centre
Contact Person: 
Dr Josiah M. Kinama, CAVS Representative, University Exhibitions

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Prof. A. W.  Mwang'ombe

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