021 Murang’a County

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Murang’a County is located in the central region of Kenya. It neighbors Kiambu, Machakos, Nyeri, Nyandarua, and Kirinyaga counties. It is one of the food-sufficient counties, being on the wind-ward side of the Aberdare Mountain Ranges. Murang’a is considered the birthplace of the Agikuyu nation.

Murang’a is adequately connected to Kiambu, Nyeri, Kirinyaga, Machakos, and Nyandarua counties, facilitating smooth movement for people living in the area. The county has highly developed towns with adequate electricity, water, and internet connectivity. The large population makes these towns more welcoming and habitable. Murang’a is known for its coffee and tea. A lot of other farmers engage in subsistence farming.

While Murang’a town with its rich history is one of the biggest towns in Kenya, the other towns still offer a decent quality of life for inhabitants and locals. Amenities like houses, travel, and food are affordable. The inhabitants are welcoming, giving you the best college experience in a semi-urban learning environment.

Some of the things to do in Murang’a County over weekends and holidays include hiking the Aberdare mountain ranges, a visit to Mukurwe wa Nyagathanga- the home of the Agikuyu people, a tour of Tuthu Catholic Church Mausoleum- home to some of the oldest missionaries in Kenya, nature walk at Ndaka-ini dam, and a visit to Karia ka Mbari ya Ngware- one of the sacred sites for the Agikuyu people. You can also enjoy rafting at Mathioya River.

Murang’a county offers the best college experience for students from all over the world. Here are excellent colleges to attend in Murang’a County.

Michuki Technical Training Institute

Mbiri Institute of Professional Studies

Josneb Commercial College

Shinners institute of Business and Technology

Kenya Medical Training College, Murang’a Campus

Murang’a Institute of Science and Management Studies

Murang’a Teachers College

Visit Murang’a County and study in one of the areas offering the best college experiences in the country.

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