How Rwandese school girls are leading the fight against sexism

Since the 1994 genocide against Tutsi, Rwanda has made considerable progress towards gender equality, now ranking fifth in the world on the Global Gender Gap Index. It pursued sociopolitical reforms that favor disadvantaged groups. For example, constitutional reforms now mean women and people with disabilities are guaranteed membership in the national

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Zambian University: No half-naked female students in the library

The University of Zambia  has "asked female students to stop visiting the library "half-naked", suggesting that their skimpy outfits were distracting their male counterparts." Zambia's leading university on Monday asked female students to stop visiting the library "half-naked". A notice stuck in front of the main library at the University of

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Kenya National Library Services drive female empowerment in tech

Kisumu KNLS training the next tech gurus. Kenya National Library Services (KNLS) Kisumu branch is running a program aimed at empowering 15 girls with skills to develop mobile phone applications in the future. The project is run in partnership with the Goethe Institute, is set to improves the lives of many

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University of Nairobi finally opens Kisumu Campus Complex

The University of Nairobi, Kisumu Campus Complex was officially opened by the Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi. The launch was done on April 20, 2018, at the Kisumu Campus. Speaking during the opening, Dr. Rattansi observed that Nyanza region has produced great people, some of them include: Jaramogi Odinga Odinga, Barack Obama,

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Pizza Hut tackles Africa’s low literacy levels through the Red Reading Box

Pizza Hut goes on a "Slice of Africa" journey. Under the leadership of General Manager of Pizza Hut Africa, Ewan Davenport, the Slice of Africa team launched The African Literacy Project at Pizza Hut's Westgate outlet today (13.4.2018). Instead of delivering pizza, the team provided Red Reading Boxes from NGO partner

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Daystar University closed after police standoff at Nairobi Campus

Daystar University's is closed indefinately as it's Nairobi Campus turned into a war zone last night. As the events of last night unfolded, police lobbed tear gas to quell unrest at some students at Daystar’s Nairobi Campus. This was not the first time Daystar students faced the full the force of

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Trevor Noah launches Foundation to fund education in South Africa

Lat week, Trevor Noah visited South Africa after many months away. The South African comedian, and Daily Show host announced his latest initiative to help underprivileged children in South Africa.The foundation named the Trevor Noah Foundation seeks to increase the number of youth who gain an education. The foundation which presented

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MUST READ: A day in a Kitui school where students learn under trees

If 4x+2 = 14, find the value of x; it is a mathematical challenge that class six students of Kemwaa Primary School in Kitui County were required to solve. A mathematical challenge that easily resonates with their current situation, but in their case, x is known. All the school’s upper classes, from

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