Nestled in the rural outskirts of Marsabit County, there stood a humble community known as Torbi. Life in Torbi is simple. Education is a luxury that only a few can afford, and dreams of a brighter future often seem out of reach for the young minds in the village.
However, fate has its own plans for Torbi as a young visionary named Qabale Duba emerged from within the community. Qabale was a bright and ambitious individual who had experienced the limitations of the local education system firsthand. Determined to make a difference, Qabale embarked on a mission to bring quality education to Torbi.
With unwavering dedication, she started a small makeshift school, using nothing but corrugated iron sheets, locally known as “mabati,” to create a temporary learning space. The school was named Torbi Pioneer Academy, symbolizing her pioneering spirit and her commitment to educational excellence.
Qabale, has a profound passion for healthcare and nursing and is always eager to learn and help others. As she progressed through her studies, Qabale’s dedication and compassion for nursing became evident. Qabale’s talent did not go unnoticed beyond the borders of Torbi. Her remarkable achievements and contributions to healthcare caught the attention of the global nursing community. Qabale was nominated for the prestigious Global Nursing Award, an honor bestowed upon those who demonstrate exceptional dedication and innovation in the field.
Qabale’s victory was a moment of triumph not only for her but for Torbi Pioneer Academy and the community that had nurtured her dreams. News of her achievement spread like wildfire, and has inspired other students to pursue their passions and strive for excellence.
With the recognition and support garnered through Qabale’s achievement, she was given a spacious land by the community to expand Torbi Pioneer Academy, to enable her to impact a large populace from the village through education.
As years went by, Torbi Pioneer Academy grew steadily. The school has expanded its facilities, and the makeshift structure gradually transformed into a solid brick-and-mortar building.
Through the collective efforts of Qabale, her community, and well-wishers, the school has become a beacon of hope, being a platform for transforming countless lives and breaking the cycle of limited opportunities.
Today, Torbi Pioneer Academy stands as a testament to the power of determination and the ripple effect of a single dream. Its walls echo with laughter, curiosity, and ambition, offering quality education to the children of Torbi and beyond. From its humble beginnings as a mabati, it has blossomed into a place of knowledge, nurturing countless future pioneers in various fields, all inspired by the remarkable journey that began with a vision and qabale’s unwavering belief in the power of education.
and in Qabale’s words….
“Education is the key that unlocks the door to a world of endless possibilities. It empowers individuals, transforms communities, and shapes a brighter future for all. With education, dreams become attainable, and barriers crumble. Let us embrace the power of education, for it is the catalyst that ignites change and propels us towards a world of knowledge, understanding, and progress.”