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Kenya Publishers' Association is the umbrella body for book publishers in Kenya. This Association encourages the widest possible spread of printed and digital books throughout Kenya and beyond. Apart from promoting and protecting by all lawful means the interests of the publishing industry in Kenya, the Association also seeks to protect its members by dealing collectively with problems which can best be so dealt with. Read more
MACHAKOS REGIONAL BOOKFAIR- 8TH TO 11TH JUNE 2016
MACHAKOS REGIONAL BOOKFAIR- 8th to 11th June 2016
Machakos County has its headquarters in Machakos, the country's first administrative headquarters. The county has a population of 1,098,584 with seven constituencies: Masinga Constituency, Yatta Constituency, Kangundo Constituency, Matungulu Constituency, Kathiani Constituency (consists of Mavoko and Kathiani divisions), Machakos Town Constituency, Mwala Constituency. Machakos has over 400 public and private secondary schools and over 500 public and private primary school plus various universities and technical institutes.
The Machakos Regional Bookfair is scheduled for 8th to 11th June 2016 at the Machakos Stadium.
Books will be sold at highly discounted rates and there will be many activities amongst them Budding Author Seminar, workshops, storytelling and poetry, talent tapping and children activity during the period of the bookfair.
Parents will find the bookfair useful for it will be an opportunity of a life time to interact and buy books at highly discounted rates.
The exhibition will be particularly useful for members of the college/ school textbook selection committee (Heads of Departments / Subject panelists), as well as parents, pupils/students. Indeed this will be a one ‘stop shop’ where the text book selection committees can also have an opportunity to meet with the publishers and have discussions on the teaching and learning materials. Teachers, parents, college students and all school going children and the members of the public are invited.
ENTRY IS FREE.