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AAK’s Statement on collapsed buildings in Huruma Nairobi and Nyali Mombasa

Dear Members of the Architectural Association of Kenya, Please receive greetings from the AAK Secretariat. You will all undoubtedly be aware of the recent and unfortunate collapse of a building in Huruma, Nairobi;and Nyali ,Mombasa there has been plenty of media attention surrounding this calamitous occurrence. AAK condoles with those who have lost loved ones and wishes a quick recovery and return to normal life to those who were injured or otherwise adversely affected. God bless those who lost lives.…

Awards of Excellence- 2016 – AAK & DuraCoat

The Architectural Association of Kenya, has initiated a biennial award scheme aimed at recognizing excellence in architecture for projects designed in Kenya over the last 50 years. In the recently held awards ceremony on the 18th of February 2016, 26 projects separated into 10 different categories managed to stand out of the many that were nominated. An independent jury consisting of three architects, was commissioned to assess the submissions. The following are the award winners for the debut 2016 AAK Excellence Awards,…