Umma University has on Friday been awarded the charter by President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House Mombasa.
President Uhuru Kenyatta presented the charter after Umma University met all the requirements as per the Commission of University and Ministry of Education.
Also presented by the President was the Mace, Logo, seals and two volumes of the accreditation report to the university’s official.
Speaking at the event, President Kenyatta encouraged universities to develop and nature partnerships with the private sector.
“The Head of State encouraged universities to develop and nurture partnerships with the private sector and county governments geared towards finding solutions to some of the challenges facing Kenyans.”