African Torch


Pilots: The Founder of the First Kenyan School of Flying – Captain Joseph Ririani!

November 2, 2022

In the past, students who would love to become pilots had to travel to as far as South Africa or overseas in order to pursue the career in a recognized institution. However, that has changed courtesy of one Captain Joseph Ririani who founded the Kenya School of Flying. Captain Joseph Ririani. Captain Joseph Martin Ririani […]

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Meet the most educated Kenyan musicians and their qualifications!

June 27, 2022

Many people usually tend to think that musicians are only the individuals who did not do well in school and decided to pursue their passions. However this is not the case for all of them since in recent years we have witnessed musicians going to the point of getting a PHD. In this article, the […]

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Meet the man behind Kitengela International School (KISC).

April 7, 2022

Kitengela International School is one of the best learning institutions in the Nairobi Metropolitan area. The school offers both the British International Curriculum and the newly introduced Competence Based Curriculum (CBC). In this article, The African Torch takes a look at the owner and highlights everything you need to know about the school. Establishing the […]

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DMK Kiogora: The MCA sending Kenyan students for further studies in America!

March 21, 2022

University education in Kenya is very expensive thus hindering many brilliant Kenyan students from pursuing their careers and getting their dream jobs. However there is this one man who is changing the narrative by offering scholarships to brilliant students to study their university education in America. Here is the story of DMK Kiogora – the […]

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Engineer Ken Mbiuki: The man behind Zetech University!

March 10, 2022

Zetech University is one of the best and popular private universities in the country. Situated along Thika Super-Highway, the institution has over 10,000 students enrolled in both government programs and self-sponsored. In this article, The African Torch highlights how Engineer Ken Mbiuki built the institution from a small university hostel. Engineer Ken Mbiuki’s background. Engineer […]

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Kenyan billionaires who never completed primary school!

March 8, 2022

In Kenya, becoming successful without formal education is something considered nearly impossible. However there are few Kenyans who never studied past primary school but built wealth amounting to billions of shillings from hard work and determination. Here are the Kenyan billionaires who dropped out of primary school as highlighted by the African Torch. Andrew Ngirici. […]

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Here are the most educated Police Officers in Kenya!

March 3, 2022

The law enforcement sector has always been considered a job for those who didn’t get marks to join the university. In fact the police recruitments has for the longest time been targeting young people with a D+ mean grade in KCSE. However in recent years we have seen a few police officers changing the narrative […]

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Wanjiku Kanjumba: The first Kenyan astronaut who is a US Space academy graduate!

February 21, 2022

Kenya is known to produce some of the sharpest brains who end up becoming great individuals in the world. From former US President Barack Hussein Obama to Oscar award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o and multi-award winning author Ngugi wa Thiongo, these individuals have taken the world by storm in their various capacities. And now the world […]

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