Why I Was Recently In Copenhagen, Denmark!

Hello guys! Apologies for the mini-break in posting. I hope you’ve all been okay! I have an exciting story to tell. On October 16th, it was just a normal day like any other but I was in a race! In the morning, I was on my to Nairobi’s VFS Visa application centre, my heart palpitating, my mom on my side trying to calm me down. It was to travel the next day and my Schengen Visa was not in my hands. Read more

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I just landed a feature on Business Insider SSA and talked about my ambassadorship role for SDSN Youth!

If you read my previous post, you must have noticed that I recently got appointed to be a Global Schools Ambassador by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Youth Initiative.

Global Schools Ambassadors coordinate local efforts to empower schools and teachers to educate children on the SDGs and serve as official spokespersons for the Global Schools Program.

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God Is Good! In 2018, I got shortlisted for a BBC award, nominated for Forbes Africa 30Under30 and became ambassador for A UN Youth Program!

Never EVER underestimate the power of dreaming big. You may be going hungry right now, sacrificing a lot to be a better person tomorrow and I just want to assure you that it’s not in vain.

A host of exciting stuff has happened in my life over the past six months, and I’ll highlight the BEST five and the lessons I got from them. Be inspired!

1. BBC Komla Dumor Award 2018 shortlisting

I must admit that this one came as a shocker! It was especially heartwarming since the last BBC job I applied for? I got rejected at the final interview. I remember that evening I was super nervous. The interview was held at some residence in Karen and the cold was not helping out either.

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South African Model & Entrepreneur Lihle Nkosi Enters Miss Earth SA

She’s basically multi-talented. From being a commercial model to hosting her own radio show, Lihle Nkosi has gone beyond borders to be a voice of the youth in Johannesburg.

Nkosi has been chosen to become a Miss Earth South Africa Ambassador. She took to Instagram to share the exciting news with her follower; she was rocking a pageant sash.

One of her immediate projects is creating environmental awareness through the #WasteStopsWithMe campaign. It is set to be a monthly school cleaning activity that will run for three months. This came shortly after a workshop with Change Agent SA.

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My Inteviewee Olivia Sang Lands An Interview With BBC Africa!

Cape Town-based model Olivia Sang has landed a powerful feature on BBC Africa’s One Minute Stories. She opened up about how she has had to battle colourism since she started her career as a model.

“I would not trade my skin in the world. If I had to come back in another life, I would still choose to come back as a black girl,” she said.

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My Interviewee Director Hannah Lux Davis Gets Featured By The Grammy Awards

Hollywood director Hannah Lux Davis is undoubtedly one of the world’s most renowned music video creators. She has worked on visuals that have garnered billions of views. For example, Ariana Grande’s “Side To Side” featuring Nicki Minaj has over 1 billion views on Youtube.

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What I Learnt From Meeting And Appearing On TV Alongside Wonder Woman Actress Connie Niesen

Never in my life had I imagined that I would meet an actress who has blockbusters under her belt, especially not in Nairobi, Kenya. I am highly aspirational and I see my career taking me to Hollywood sometime, because I have already gotten the privilege to work with the top film directors from Los Angeles.

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