Kakuyuni: October 2018

An extract from the report: After getting the replacement of the Assistant Librarian/ IT Trainer, work has been running very smoothly with the cooperation of Erickson Kiboni Ruwa the Assistant Librarian and IT Tutor. We received the new African story books and they have a very big impact to the young readers. The library is […]

Important meeting on student achievement at Kakuyuni Library

Photo of Kahindi Garama

Kahindi Gharama is a former Akili bursary student from Kakuyuni. He is now in his final year at Egerton University studying economics and statistics. On 30 July he organised a meeting at Kakuyuni Library, in association with the Librarian, to discuss the academic performance of local primary and secondary students and ideas for improving this. […]

Kakuyuni: March 2016

An extract from the report: The library remains a very important facility to most students. During the national teachers’ strike most students had to use the library as an education centre as they had no where to go. In the course of these three months, October and November  were very busy months compared to December […]

Kakuyuni Library: Collapsed Ceiling

After two years of drought, there has been a devastating amount of rainfall on coastal Kenya, particularly affecting the Malindi province, where Kakuyuni school is based. The ceiling of Kakuyuni library has collapsed, damaging books and endangering those who enter the building: it is closed for the foreseeable future until the problems have been fixed. […]