Adelina’s Beauty Salon, Kenya

Adelina’s Beauty Salon, Kenya

Adelina’s Beauty Salon, Kenya Adelina is an LEI alumni who is a form three student from in the Turkana region, Kenya. She runs a beauty salon, where she has been successful enough to employed a second hairdresser. Recently, she has been taking on the role of...
Defying the Cultural Norm, Kenya

Defying the Cultural Norm, Kenya

Defying the Cultural Norm, Kenya Roseline is an LEI Alumnae from Fanaka Secondary School, Kenya. She lives with both parents and her four siblings (two sisters and two brothers).  Her desire to know more about business encouraged her to participate in her school’s...
Laurine Escapes Marriage, Kenya

Laurine Escapes Marriage, Kenya

Laurine Escapes Marriage, Kenya My name is Laurine. I am 15 years old and in Form 1. I am a third born in a family of five children, but the first daughter. I am one of the Asante Africa Foundation scholars. I am a survivor of forced marriage, an incident that took...
Using Pocket Money to Start a Business, Kenya

Using Pocket Money to Start a Business, Kenya

Using Pocket Money to Start a Business, Kenya Phanice Nanjala from Narok, Kenya is a recent Form Four graduate and 2019 LEI participant. With the knowledge she gained from these programs, Phanice began to save her pocket money after finishing her Form Four last...
Emily Beat the Odds, Kenya

Emily Beat the Odds, Kenya

Emily Beat the Odds, Kenya Emily was selected by her school to attend the LEI Program in 2014. After numerous setbacks while growing up, like losing eyesight in one eye due to a tumor and losing her father to diabetes, Emily found herself a leader amongst her peers,...