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Marion Preparatory School DEC Prize Giving

eKitabu team comprising  Michael Ngeno, Senior Program Manager, Mercy Musyoki, Marketing Manager and Allan Onyango, Finance Manager went to Thika Road Christian  School.

The team presented a laptop to Sharon Valentine for being 3rd Runner Up in the Primary English Category in the DEC 2015.

20160205_081953                                                        Sharon Valentine receives a laptop from Allan Onyango

20160205_081447                                                                                                     Michael Ngeno addresses teachers and students

20160205_082002                                                        Excited students with one of their teachers

20160205_081516                                                         Happy Students

Thika Road Christian School DEC Prize Giving

eKitabu team comprising  Michael Ngeno, Senior Program Manager, Mercy Musyoki, Marketing Manager went to Thika Road Christian  School.

The team presented a laptop and a Kshs 10, 000 school fees voucher to Linda Nyawira for being 1st Runner Up in the Primary English Category in the DEC 2015.

20160212_095132-1                                                             Linda Nyawira with her HeadMistress receive a Kshs 25,000 School fees voucher from Mercy Musyoki and Michael Ngeno

20160212_100836                                                        Excited children

20160212_100825                                                        Happy Children

20160212_100644                                                        The Children could not hide their joy

20160212_100517                                                         Children in their classroom

Mbagathi Road Primary School DEC Prize Giving

eKitabu team comprising  Michael Ngeno, Senior Program Manager, Mercy Musyoki, Marketing Manager and Mercy Kirui, Publishing Account Manager went to Mbagathi Road Primary School.

The team presented a laptop and a Kshs 10, 000 school fees voucher to Sarah Mochama for being 2nd Runner Up. Another student, Awak Ibrahim was also presented with a laptop for being 3rd Runner Up. Both students excelled in the Primary English Category  in the DEC 2015.

20160201_081406                                                         Michael and the Principal address students and teachers

20160201_081646                                                        Michael gives Sarah Mochama a laptop

20160201_081745                                                        Sarah Mochama together with her HeadMistress and teacher receive the Kshs 10,000 school fees voucher from Michael and Mercy Kirui

20160201_081929                                                         Awak Ibrahim receives a laptop from Michael and Mercy Kirui

20160201_082047                                                        Michael hands the HeadMistress a gift hamper

Precious Blood Riruta DEC Prize Giving

eKitabu team comprising Will Clurman, eKitabu CEO, Michael Ngeno, Senior Program Manager, Mercy Musyoki, Marketing Manager and Linda Kokwaro, Beta Program Manager went to Precious Blood Riruta.

The team presented a laptop and a Kshs 25, 000 school fees voucher to Nyaragi Gekonge for being 1st Runner Up in the English Secondary Category in the DEC 2015.

The team also motivated the other students to participate in the DEC 2016 so as to win themselves fabulous prizes.

20160204_074834                                                        Will Clurman hands Nyaragi Gekonge a laptop

20160204_074852                                                        Nyaragi Gekonge shows off her laptop prize

20160204_074954                                                         Will Clurman hands Nyaragi Gekonge a Kshs 25,000 school fees voucher

20160204_075604                                                         Michael Ngeno gives the Principal a gift hamper

20160204_075205                                                         One of the teachers gets a branded eKitabu tshirt

20160204_075531                                                         Michael gives one of the students a branded eKitabu tshirt

 

2015 DEC Prize Giving

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Kiswahili Category Winners with Will, Hezekiel(SwahiliHub who sponsored the prize laptops) Michael and Mercy

The 2015 Digital Essay Competition is on the third year running organised by eKitabu.  The essay competition in the 47 counties and it part of eKitabu’s mission to advance digital education to allow students create their own digital content.

The digital contest is open to all students in all public and private schools across Kenya. This year’s theme was an open letter to the Head of State; Dear Mr President,….. My life as a Digital Learner.

Over 2,100 entries were made with 112 new schools,  65% up from 2014. Primary Schools that participated this year were 71 and Secondary Schools were 101, hereby making a total of 172 schools.

Among the 60 Finalists this year,  43 were female students and  17 were male students.

Among the 16 Winners this year,  12 were female students and  4 male students.

NAME SCHOOL COUNTY AWARD
Primary English Category
Zamzam Suleiman Little Angels Primary Isiolo Grand Prize Winner
Linda Nyawira Thika Road Christian

School

Nairobi 1st Runner-Up
Sarah Mochama Mbagathi Road Primary Nairobi 2nd Runner-Up
Awak Ibahim Mbagathi Road

Primary

Nairobi 3rd Runner-Up
Sharon Valentine Marion Preparatory School Nairobi 3rd Runner-Up
Primary Kiswahili Category
Makena Marlene Gacheri Loreto Convent Valley

Road Primary School

Nairobi Grand Prize Winner
Eileen Chepng’eno Kericho Primary

School

Kericho 1st Runner-Up
Darvyne Wakarind Tetu Girls Primary Nyeri 2nd Runner-Up
Secondary English Category
Velvin Chebet Samkul Moi Girls High School Uasin Gishu Grand Prize Winner
Nyaragi Gekonge Precious Blood  – Riruta Nairobi 1st Runner-Up
Onyango Samwel

Opiyo

Maranda High School Siaya 2nd Runner-Up
Laurie Osebe Moi Girls Eldoret Uasin Gishu 3rd Runner-Up
Charles Onyango

Opiyo

Maranda High School Siaya 3rd Runner-Up
Secondary Kiswahili Category
Wafula Nasipondi Sharon Hill School Eldoret Uasin Gishu Grand Prize Winner
Nyagaka Sandra Bonareri Moi Girls Eldoret Uasin Gishu 1st Runner-Up
Anderson Kithi Malindi High School Kilifi 2nd Runner-Up

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ZamZam receiving a certificate and prizes from Niccole of Field Masham.

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English category Winners with Will, Michael and David (KPA Chairman)