Entries by osb

Newsletter from Africa – October 2010

Dear friends,                                                                                              October 2020           Our school driver delivered a raft of Swahili and English newspapers this morning and I immediately began to devour the news of Covid-19 and the election campaigning both here and in the States. Our secretary just came by and asked if there was to be an October letter. I […]

Newletter from Africa – August 2020

Dear friends of Africa,                                                                                   August 2020             We have started a new school term and having said goodbye to the form VI students all 220 of them and have welcomed the 180 new form V scholars. Today is also the funeral of Benjamin Mkapa who was the third president of Tanzania. He was ever a […]

Newsletter from Africa – July 2020

July 2020 Dear Friends of Africa                                                                                                              The Tanzanian government declared a back to school order for the end of June and we received our final batch of students today. This has been a trying time for all of us, teachers, parents and students together. Our Headmistress Sister Evetha told me this morning that seven […]