Tag: Maktaba Awards

  • Maktaba Awards 2017 to celebrate Kenya’s top libraries

    Maktaba Awards 2017 to celebrate Kenya’s top libraries

    The best libraries in Kenya will be feted at the Maktaba Awards 2017 at a ceremony at the Kenya National Museum on Friday 22nd September 2017. For the last eight years, the Kenya Library Association, the Goethe Institut, the Jomo Kenyatta Foundation and the Ministry of Sports, Culture, and the Arts have been organising the…

  • Kenya’s top libraries to be feted at Maktaba Awards 2016

    Kenya’s top libraries to be feted at Maktaba Awards 2016

    The best libraries in Kenya will be feted at Maktaba Awards 2016 at a ceremony at the Kenya National Museum on Friday 30th September 2016. Libraries are a very important part of the African literature business as for many who cannot afford to buy many books can get their favourite read at their local one.…

  • Kenyan libraries to be awarded at Maktaba Awards

    Kenyan libraries to be awarded at Maktaba Awards

     We don’t have too many libraries in Kenya. In fact at a speech that was given to us by the Storymoja Hay festival boss Muthoni Garland boss over the weekend only 2% of Kenyan schools have a library on site. This is why we need more of them to ensure that more Kenyans have access…