Despicable Teacher Tabichi as a student, White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham tweeted images of the 37-year-old science teacher meeting with Mr. Trump, but did not
"His dedication, hard work and belief in his students' talent has led his poorly resourced school in Kenya to emerge victorious after taking on the country's best schools in national science competitions," Ms Grisham posted on Twitter.
Mr Tabichi, a staunch Catholic and member of the Franciscan friars, a religious order founded by St Francis of Assisi in the 1
Following his win, Mr Tabichi, who has traveled the world inspiring many, has appointed as the champion for children in conflict and crisis by Varky Foundation , a London-based global charitable organization that is focused on improving the standards of education for underprivileged children.
The foundation is banking on the inspirational story of the Math and Physics teacher at Keriko Mixed Day Secondary School in Nakuru
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) notes that children have become headline targets in times of war and conflict with statistics
On Sunday, Unicef displayed 3,758 school backpacks as headstones outside the UN Gene
"In just two weeks, world leaders gathering at the 74th UN General Assembly to celebrate the end of the year 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Henrietta Fore on Sunday. "
In Kenya, the cases of children's dying during this month's shooting of two-year-old Duncan Githinji being the
In his address at the UN meeting, Mr Tabichi is expected to give remarks on how to do it drought and famine are frequent.
As usual, Kenyans took to social media to congratulate him and share excitement over his meeting with Mr. Trump.
"I am happy for mwalimu Peter Tabichi. He keeps on rising and brushing his shoulders with the big boys. Once again congratulations, "Muhammad Onyango tweeted.
" President Trump met with Peter Tabichi, the 2019 Global Teacher Prize Winner. No matter where we come from, our dreams are still valid. Proudly Kenyan, "Wences Rono tweeted.