19-year-old Karabo Mmaphefo Gift Rithuri grew up in the South African township Atteridgeville. She was an overall best learner at Bathokwa Primary School, and represented South Africa in the World Robotics Olympiad in 2012 as part of the all-girl Crazy Divas team. Karabo is known for possessing good leadership skills as she served as prefect and Head Girl at Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School. When not glued to her books, she spends time training robotics at primary schools in the township she grew up in. She is currently studying Bcom Financial Sciences at the University of Pretoria.

Learners of all ages want a little bit of fun and play to be incorporated in the learning system

Meet some of the other contributors from the Creating Creators report