Guinness world record shaving attempt @ Kenyatta University, Main campus, Graduation Square
Jun 29 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Gillette Kenya will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the most number of people shaving at the same time at the same place. The record attempt is part of Gillette consumer education campaign dubbed “Nyoa Ki-Pro” meant to educate male consumers aged between 15 – 24 years on correct ways of shaving.

INTERVIEWS:      Gillette Brand Manager will be available for interviews on location from 11 am – 3 pm


Guest lecture by Unilever Global CEO Paul Polman @ UoN, Kabete Campus
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Unilever in partnership with AMREF Health Africa, UNFPA and Sightsavers cordially invite you to attend and provide coverage for a guest lecture by Paul Polman, Unilever Global CEO on the “Importance of Youth in Delivering Change”.

The guest lecture is part of Unilever’s ongoing Heroes for Change, a social mobilisation volunteer programme that teaches and empowers college students to contribute to society and create a better future for all Kenyans. The programme  also aims to address issues such as skills training, employability and social challenges facing Kenyan youths today.

According to data from the World Bank, youth unemployment in Kenya has averaged 20 per cent in the last 10 years, and almost 155,000 youth who join the labour market annually after completing training in universities and other training institutions often do not meet the expectations of employers.

In Attendance:

  • Paul Polman – Unilever Global CEO
  • Bob Collymore – Safaricom CEO
  • Siddharth Chatterjee – UN Resident Coordinator
  • Dr. Gitahi Githinji – AMREF Health CEO


Media to be picked at Nation Centre from 8.30am, bus leaves at 8.45am.