Bruktawit Tigabu

2010 Young Laureate, Science & Health
Ethiopia, Born 1981

brukty@whizkidsworkshop.com

A day in Addis Ababa

April 10, 2014

Brukti Tigabu visits Yeka Primary School in Addis Ababa. Brukti Tigabu often takes her story ideas for her programme into a classroom to see how the children react. If they pay attention, she knows she is likely to win a big audience across her nation. ...

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New funding for Ethiopian TV series

January 22, 2013

Tsehai, the curious and charming giraffe, a yellow sock puppet invented by Ethiopian teacher Bruktawit Tigabu, is gaining many thousands more fans, and the future looks bright for Tigabu’s plans to give a better life to youngsters in her country and abroad. Praised for her “innovative...

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