Edward’s mother and father died from AIDS. He is from the Kisongo region. He has one sister, also being sponsored to go to school through The Meserani Project and the community take care of them both.
Edward started Einoti Secondary School in January 2010. He completed his secondary education in November 2013, and achieved the necessary pass mark in his final examinations in order to proceed to A’ Level studies. He began his A’ Level studies at a High School in Tabora in July 2014. He completed his A’ Levels in June 2016, and immediately started his three months in the army prior to him applying for Higher Education courses. He was selected to join Dar Institute of Technology, Dar es Salaam, (http://www.dit.ac.tz) and began a Diploma Course in Renewable Energy Technology in October 2016. He is being sponsored by Michael Lee, a former pupil at Egglescliffe School, Stockton on Tees.