Patricia Motivo a Kenyan lady who was involved in a gruesome accident 10 years ago has taken to social media to make her dissatifaction known over her failure to secure Rhodes Scholarship after making it to final 8.
In her post, she disclosed that much has already been endure for someone with disability she could only imagine how this will torture her even more. “One thing that I’ve been finding it hard to talk about is my achievement as one of the top 8 Rhodes scholarship finalists from Kenya for this year.
It’s the thought of missing Oxford university with an inch that broke me so, so bad and actually what this would have meant to persons w/ disabilities”
This post has invited a lot of comments on Linkedin in which some of her friends asking her to take it easy with herself that everything is going to be okay.
Patricia is an Alumni of the EmployAble program by future makers in 2021 and also a graduate from Multimedia university of Kenya (2021) with a Bachelor’s degree in Analytical Chemistry, First Class Honors, making her part of the smallest fraction of young women with disabilities to have graduated in STEM.