2023 Intake Open University of Kenya
2023 Intake Open University of Kenya

Diana Wangui

Ms. Wangui holds a Bachelor's Degree in Communication and Journalism from Moi University. She loves interacting with people and telling their stories. She is constantly developing her skills in Climate, Gender Empowerment and Entertainment reporting, among other human interest stories.
MoMo Pencils, a product of recycled newspapers, is a manufacturing company meant to promote waste management and environmental conservation. PHOTO/Courtesy.
The brothers wanted an eco-friendly venture which would also leave a legacy. The pencils are made in a six-stage procedure. Kenya sells about 300,000 newspapers daily, which contributes to its paper waste that is not properly recycled.  Pencils are a very important part of a child’s life, but they also find usage with carpenters, artists, architects, and other places.  According to available...