Kenyans Bag Top Admissions To Ivy League Universities In The U.S

Kenyans take the lead in university admissions amongst African students.   According to Eddie Mandhry, Yale Director for Africa "Kenyans continue to hold the largest share of admissions to Yale from Africa, which shows the premium the country puts on quality education."  Data from Yale University provided information on the admission rates

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19-Year-Old Shoots For The Stars

Abby Harrison shoots for the stars—literally.   Since age 5, the Wellesley student has dreamed of becoming the first astronaut on Mars. Now, she runs The Mars Generation (or TMG), a nonprofit dedicated to igniting interest in space and STEM (that’s science, technology, engineering, and math) in both kids and adults. The organization offers

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Students To Win $3700 Scholarships From Robert Gordon University

Staff from Robert Gordon University (RGU) Scotland are traveling around East Africa this month to show prospective applicants what they can expect from life as an RGU student and highlight scholarship opportunities.   Led by RGU’s Regional Manager for Africa, the group is visiting schools in Kenya and Uganda to provide pupils

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Ed Sheeran’s Shape Of You New Kenyan Remix Is A Club Banger

With every chart-topping pop hit, there's always a multitude of remixes that get released. Most eventually turn into official remixes endorsed by the singers themselves.Artists like Rihanna, Madonna, and Zara Larsson have tapped EDM headliners R3hab, Major Lazer and more for remixes to their original songs.   Even closer to home, othersAlicia

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T.I, Common Come To Snoop Dogg’s Defence And Clapback At Trump

Common, T.I. and Ice-T are among the hip-hop artists currently defending Snoop Dogg's controversial new music video "Lavender." In the new visual, the rapper points a fake gun at an actor depicting a clown-faced President Donald Trump. Trump responded via Twitter with the implication that Snoop could face jail time for his satire. But

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