#YALI2019 The American Visa Interview

#YALI2019 The American Visa Interview

I woke up in my hotel bed. By woke up, I mean I got out of bed because I hadn’t slept a wink. Imagine having gone through all the preparations and paperwork just to be denied a visa last minute. The thought made me weak. At this point God was tired of my prayers...
How I Nearly Missed My #YALI2019 Interview

How I Nearly Missed My #YALI2019 Interview

I had made it to the interview stage! WhatsApp’d my mentor the good news. But now, I had to prepare for the interview. I researched online how the Mandela Washington Fellowship interview is structured, what kind of questions they ask and what I need to bring....
We Have Failed the Young Girls as Women

We Have Failed the Young Girls as Women

I used to hate going to pick up my sisters from their school. If I didn’t love them so much, I’d have left them there or made them find their own way way home. You see, when you walk into that all girls’ school, they all look your way and god forbid they...
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