News

And Back to the Books!

7th September 2018

The 2018-2019 school year has officially begun! The girls' first day of school was Monday. We welcomed new faces, including our kindergarten class, as well as all of our returning students and staff. The total student body has grown to…

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Gabriele’s Gift: Sportswear at KFFH

31st August 2018

Malaika is constantly having new visitors and we were excited to have Gabriele Salmi Alba visit our Kalebuka Football for Hope community center. His organization, "ALBA" or Association Laique pour les Bambins d'Afrique, dedicates their time to helping Lubumbashi's children…

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Quotes: Our May Visitors

24th August 2018

Lebogang Chaka Strategic Advisor and Global Speaker Afro Visionary Legacy "In my language there is a proverb that says “Bitso lebe ke seromo”" which means “what you name a child they become”… In Malaika, I found a school birthed by an…

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Noella in Vanity Fair

3rd August 2018

Noella's most recent interview can be found in Vanity Fair: Italia in which she chronicles her inspiring journey. Her life story and the origins of Malaika are refreshed as she reflects on the past's trials and triumphs, including the most…

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Meet Justine Masengo Mujinga

23rd July 2018

My name is Justine Masengo Mujinga (Grade 5), and I am so lucky to have the opportunity to learn with these wonderful girls. Malaika gives me access to the internet, the option to play tennis, ride a bike and study…

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Malaika Featured in WISE Qatar

6th July 2018

The annual WISE (World Innovation Summit for Education) Summit in Qatar is a gathering dedicated to exploring new avenues for the development of education around the world. Noella attended last year's event, which you can read about here. Last month, WISE…

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