Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology has maintained its high performance at the Kisumu Regional ASK show that has just ended. The University Scooped top awards in Best Innovation and Invention Stand and the Best Stand in Research and Development. In addition, JOOUST got Second prize awards in the following categories; The Best Stand Demonstrating the Application of Environmental Quality Standards, The Best Organization/Association in Community Projects/Service, The Best University Stand and The Stand that Best Interprets Current Show Theme (Education and / or Research).
The Awards were awarded to the University by the Chief guest Dr. Andrew Tuimur, the Chief Administrative Secretary ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, who was accompanied by H.E. Gov. Cornel Rasanga, the governor Siaya County.
As a University of Science and Technology, JOOUST has utilized the opportunity during this year’s Kisumu Regional ASK Show to showcase her prowess in research and Innovation field. The University presented new innovations in Green Technology in Waste water Treatment, Automated fire detection and Alert Systems and Solid Waste Management through the 3-R Philosophy Reduce-Reuse-Recycle and Traditional Cooling Pot Technology and Smart Roads Kenya Technology which aims at informing road users on the condition of roads among others.