Techno Mobile donates sports jerseys to UoN Sports Teams
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Wed, 2017-09-20 15:48

Techno Mobile supports University of Nairobi Sports Teams.

The giant multinational mobile telecommunications company, Techno Mobile has today, September, 20, 2017 donated up to 140 jerseys and other sports equipment like balls the University of Nairobi sports teams of football, rugby and basketball.

Speaking during the event, Techno Mobile Managing Director, Washington Xu, encouraged the various sports teams to be ambitious and to pursue what they love.  He urged the students to pursue their dreams both in sports and in academia. Techno Mobile has been very supportive of the sports department over the years. They have as well donated three sports benches, where fans can relax as they watch the various games. Techno Mobile and MoU with the University of Nairobi on March, 29, 2017 to support sports in the university.

Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi, congratulated the teams for the immense effort they put in to win the various trophies and awards. In the recent past, Rugby sports Team, popularly known as the Mean Machine, won several awards in the just concluded inter university sports season.

Professor Mbithi encouraged the students to work hard towards meeting the vision and mission of the University of Nairobi by excelling both in their sports activities and their academic pursuits. In his concluding remarks, the Vice-Chancellor observed that sports unites people globally and Kenya has been a leading example and one of the countries with world top men and women in the athletics domain.  He urged the teams to work together and resolve any differences that may not work towards their success when in the field.

The event was also attended by among others: Mbaabu Murith, Director Sports and Games, Johnson Kinyua, Director, University Advancement, John Orindi, Director, Corporate Affairs.  

 

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Sat, 2018-09-29 15:48
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