• 7 Nations,  Christian Business

    The Gate Of Education, Science & Technology – Part 2

    “In my top 10 things to be done in Africa is to revolutionize the teaching of Mathematics! At High School I was so bad at maths, I did not even sit the “Mock Exam”. I was brilliant in the languages, and social subjects. Two years later I taught myself maths and went to engineering school. Never allow your child to accept that they are not good at something. More often than not it is the way a subject is taught. Rather try to help them with other teaching methods, and encouragement. Let’s help our African schools build up their capacity to teach maths.” – Strive Masiyiwa (Founder & Executive Chairman…

  • 7 Nations,  Christian Business

    The Gate Of Education, Science & Technology – Part 1

    “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.” – Alvin Toffler I have mixed feelings about my years in the 8-4-4 system. On the one hand, I had key experiences – good, bad, and ugly – that shaped who I am today. In hindsight, I can see all the ways God was preparing me even then for the purpose He has for me. But on the other hand, some things just sucked. Big time. Like the fallacy we were fed about how good grades are the (only) key to a successful and happy life. It’s…