The Maasai Mara University Management team led by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Mary K. Walingo has lauded the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) that was guided by the Director of Sino-Africa Joint Research Centre-CAS (SAJOREC -CAS), Prof. Wang for eminent unwavering support to Maasai Mara University especially in research endeavors.
The delegation met with Maasai Mara University staff of Management led by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Mary K. Walingo to discuss the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Nairobi on Thursday, December 13th, 2018.
The MOU will spearhead the building of a factory at the University for Production of herbal products, cosmetics, nutraceuticals, nutrition etc. Present during the discussion were members from Kenya Botanic Diamonds Company Limited.
The two parties agreed to co-host an International Conference at MMARAU next year, early August, 2019. Later, they toured CAS-MMARAU joint laboratories that are under development. Moreover, the team from CAS toured the University Botanical Garden under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Wycliffe Wanzala.