02 Aug '11, 1am

In Awe Of Tererai Trent: The Matau Primary School project is funded through the Oprah Winfrey Foundation in hono...

In Awe Of Tererai Trent: The Matau Primary School project is funded through the Oprah Winfrey Foundation in hono...

An amazing event took place in Zimbabwe last month. On July 15, more than 2,000 people gathered to break ground for construction of the new Matau Primary School buildings . The Matau Primary School project is funded through the Oprah Winfrey Foundation in honor of Tererai Trent, the woman whom Oprah Winfrey has declared to be her all-time favorite guest, after 25 years of The Oprah Show . If You Desire Those Things, It Is Achievable Tererai Trent grew up in the rural village of Matau . As a young girl in rural Zimbabwe, she lived without running water and electricity and only attended two terms of school before she was forced to marry at age 11. In 1991, she met a woman from Heifer International and told her what her greatest dream was: to move to America and get her PhD. The woman looked at Tererai and said, “If you desire those things, it is achievable.” By 1998, Ms. Tre...

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divaasia.com 02 Aug '11, 1am

WOMEN who suffer from endometriosis now have another drug to turn to in their struggle to manage the condition. A new pill...