Breaking the cycle: Aisha's Tech Triumph


In the sun-kissed lands of Moyale, Kenya, a young girl named Aisha began her journey. Aisha pursued her early education in its primary school and she progressed to secondary school in the town of Kitui, Aisha's path seemed veiled from the wonders of programming.

Despite having the chance to delve into the world of computers, uncertainty led her to choose a different subject. However, fate had its way of weaving magic. Aisha found herself irresistibly drawn to the computer lab during her leisure hours, accompanying her friend who was pursuing the computer class.

A Blossoming Dream

With determination burning in her heart, she secured admission to the Multimedia University of Kenya, ready to embark on her quest for knowledge in the field of technology. Though her initial preference was Computer Science, destiny led her to be selected for Bachelor of Business Information Technology (BBIT) among her four choices.

Her conviction in the potential of software development to solve problems on various levels reinforced her decision to pursue this path ardently. Yet, the journey was not without its challenges. Aisha longed for constant mentorship, as she found herself most receptive to learning in a focused classroom environment, beyond the confines of tutorials and documentation.

The Transformative Phase

Life's grand plan revealed itself when Aisha joined Develhope: in the span of six months, she witnessed remarkable transformations within herself, honing her skills and preparing herself for a brilliant career ahead.

Naturally, challenges presented themselves. Communication with her team proved demanding due to diverse situations, responsibilities, and the ever-troublesome aspect of different time zones. Nevertheless, Aisha and her team found ingenious ways to overcome these hurdles, proving their resilience and commitment to the shared goal. Amidst occasional computer crashes and personal struggles, Aisha's tenacity emerged unyielding, a beacon guiding her through the darkest of times.

A Grateful Heart

Every moment of Aisha's journey through Develhope proved to be an unforgettable experience. The presence of exceptional tutors like Feras and Omer, along with the unwavering support of the coordinator, made it a truly enriching experience. Above all, Aisha extended her heartfelt gratitude to Doriana, whose unwavering dedication smoothed the way, fostering personal growth through human development sessions and fostering a strong sense of camaraderie within the team.

A Bright Future Beckons

Today, Aisha stands strong, practicing diligently to bring her learning to life and build an impressive portfolio. As the chapters of her life unfold, she envisions a future where she dons the mantle of a senior full-stack developer, ready to embark on a new adventure, conquering uncharted territories of technology with her unwavering passion and relentless determination.

In conclusion, Aisha's journey stands as a testament to the human spirit's resilience and the transformative power of technology. From her humble beginnings in Moyale to the thrilling heights she aspires to reach, her story echoes the potential of every individual to rise above challenges and embrace the boundless opportunities that await them.

Saveria Spezzano

Saveria Spezzano

Product Marketing Manager @Develhope