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Meet Kakenya Ntaiya, who worked with her elders to found a school for girls in her Maasai villageMeet Kakenya Ntaiya, who worked with her elders to found a school for girls in her Maasai village

Posted By Kate Torgovnick May

Kakenya Ntaiya was engaged at 5-years-old, her family members regularly whispering in her ear, “Your husband just passed by.” This was the traditional path that unfolded before girls in the Maasai village in Kenya where Ntaiya grew up. “In Maasai culture, the boys are brought up to be warriors, the girls are brought up to […]