Another feather in teacherTabichi’s cap on United Nations Day

Peter Tabichi after winning the United Nations Person of the Year 2019 award at the global body’s Gigiri offices in Nairobi on October 24, 2019. PHOTO | EVANS HABIL | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • While receiving the award, the maths and physics teacher at Keriko Secondary School in Nakuru called for governments to make sure that education, especially for girls, is a right.

  • He said that around 6 million girls of school-going age around the world do not get the chance to go to school, a majority of them in Africa.

Globally celebrated teacher Peter Tabichi has added yet another feather to his cap after clinching the United Nations in Kenya Person of the Year 2019 award Thursday.


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