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Rattansi Trust Donates Ksh 12 Million To Universities

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University of Nairobi’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. George Magoha, receives a cheque worth Ksh 2.1 million from Mrs. Vijoo Rattansi towards supporting needy students in the University. Over Ksh 12.6 Million was donated by the Rattansi Trust to support needy students in higher institutions.The Rattansi Education Trust has donated Ksh.12.6 million to support needy students in institutions of higher learning.  The donation was made by Dr. Vijoo Rattansi in a function held at the University of Nairobi and attended by representatives of various institutions of higher learning.

On your right: University of Nairobi’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. George Magoha, receives a cheque worth Ksh 2.1 million from Mrs. Vijoo Rattansi towards supporting needy students in the University. Over Ksh 12.6 Million was donated by the Rattansi Trust to support needy students in higher institution.

While handing over the cheque to the institutions, Mrs. Rattansi said that the donation was meant to assist needy students to meet their college fees.  The University of Nairobi Vice-Chancellor, Prof. George Magoha paid tribute to the Rattansi Educational Trust for supporting poor students to access higher education.  He challenged other affluent members of society to emulate Rattansi’s example and assist in supporting education in the country.

The University of Nairobi received 2.5 million, while Kshs. 10.1 million was shared amongst the other institutions which included public and private universities and other institutions of higher learning.

The trust has supported higher education in the country since 1998.  The foundation has previously donated a generator, computer and books to the University of Nairobi.

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james muniu (not verified) wrote:

Wed, 2012-04-04 15:22

am a rattansi beneficiary and all i can say is to thank her for the support because i really dont know where i could have been without her....GOD BLESS