One of the most important variables needed for a nation to develop is education. Progress cannot be made in a nation unless there is acquisition to knowledge. The increasing rate of illiteracy in Africa continues to hinder many development initiatives. The majority of those who do not know how to read or write are the most vulnerable to the merci of the warlords. Basic education is needed in Africa to help the citizens make rational choices. Illiteracy is playing a major role is in the sufferings of Africans.
Education is also critical for the empowerment of the youth in Africa. The future of a nation lies with its youth. In many African conflicts in Africa, young people are usually utilized and transformed into killer machines. Often it is heart breaking to see many talented young Africans carrying on evil deeds because there are no jobs, no schools and basically nothing to keep them busy. Channels must be created to give the hope to the youth in Africa. Sandji is undertaking initiatives such as: