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Schools,universities and roads named after President Daniel Arap Moi

by kenya-tribune
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President Moi is loved and hated in equal measures but one thing that is undeniable is that he left a mark many will not forget soon.

Apart from having universities named after him, Moi is among prominent Kenyans who have roads named after him.

Below is the list.

1. Moi Air Base, Nairobi

Formerly known as RAF Eastleigh and Eastleigh Airport is a military airport located to the east of Nairobi, in the Eastleigh suburb. The airport is used by the Kenya Air Force.

2. Moi International Airport, Mombasa

It’s the second-largest city in Kenya. It is located in Mombasa County in a township called Port Reitz and features regional as well as intercontinental flights.

Daniel Moi

3. Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani

This is a  multi-purpose stadium in Kasarani, Kenya.

It was built in 1987 for the All-Africa Games held in Nairobi. The facilities include a 60,000 seat arena with a running track and a pitch used for football and rugby union, a competition-size swimming pool, an indoor arena and a 108-bed capacity hotel.

4. Moi Stadium, Kisumu

This is a multi-use stadium in Kisumu. It used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Kisumu Telkom. The stadium holds 5,000 people.

5. Moi University

It’s a public university located in Kesses, Uasin Gishu county, in the former Rift Valley Province of Kenya.

It was established in 1984 by the Moi University Act of the Parliament of Kenya, after recommendations from the McKay Commission.

Former President Moi

Apart from universities and stadiums, Moi has roads named after him, among them.

6. Moi Avenue (Mombasa)

7. Moi Avenue (Nairobi)

8. Moi Road (Kiambu Githunguri)

He also had high schools named after him among them the prominent Moi  High School, Kabarak

9.Moi High School-Mbiruri (Embu)

10.Moi High School Kabarak (Nakuru)

11. Moi Girls Eldoret

12. Moi Forces High School.


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