State or­ders 5 un­listed col­leges to close

The Star (Kenya) - - Politics -

Five un­reg­is­tered col­leges in Nairobi were closed yes­ter­day by the Tech­ni­cal and Vo­ca­tional Ed­u­ca­tion and Train­ing Au­thor­ity.

Of­fi­cers from the col­leges face charges of op­er­at­ing them with­out in­spec­tion and ac­cred­i­ta­tion. TVET chief ex­ec­u­tive Kip­kirui Lang’at yes­ter­day said, “We have re­ceived com­plaints from the pub­lic con­cern­ing stu­dents’ cer­tifi­cates that are not recog­nised when they seek em­ploy­ment.”

He said the un­reg­is­tered col­leges of­fer­ing cer­tifi­cates and diplo­mas are in Nairobi, Nakuru, El­doret, Mom­basa and Kisumu. They in­clude the Tech­ni­cal In­sti­tute, Re­gional In­sti­tute of Busi­ness Man­age­ment and Ce­fored In­sti­tute of Re­lief and De­vel­op­ment, East Africa Col­lege and Bon­jour In­sti­tute.

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