University of Embu staff and students participated in a Peace Walk on Friday, 25th March 2022. The walk was flagged off by Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Planning, Administration & Finance) Prof. Eucharia Kenya representing the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Daniel Mugendi, Embu West Deputy County Commissioner Ms. Mercy Gatobu representing Embu County Commissioner Dr. Eddyson H. Nyale-OGW. The walk started at Moi Embu Stadium and ended at the University of Embu Charter Hall where various groups entertained the participants. The speakers urged the youth to shun violence, especially during the electioneering period.
The peace walk dubbed “Uchaguzi Bila Noma” was organised in appreciation of the heightened political environment prevailing in the Country. The theme of the Peace Walk was ‘Advocating’ for Peaceful Elections 2022.
The University recently registered and launched the University of Embu Amani Club. The initiative is supported by the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) in partnership with the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, supported by UNICEF.