Which could explain his initial motivation, but not how he was able to overcome what must have been numerous set- backs. There is no doubt he is quite gifted, and has a great thirst for knowledge.
It is a very inspiring story.
Stories like this inspire !
The extraordinary true story of a Malawian teenager who transformed his village by building electric windmills out of junk is the subject of a new book, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind.
His against-all-odds achievements are all the more remarkable considering he was forced to quit school aged 14 because his family could no longer afford the $80-a-year (