• President of the Association of African Students explains how he lives in Estonia: a number of issues are alarming

    Daniel Ita is a student at Tallinn University of Technology and concurrently president of the Estonian African Students’ Association. This is what the young man talks about life in Estonia, the Black lives matter movement and his plans for the future. Why did you decide to move here? Did you take your family with you? I am here for further training. Although Estonia may not be the most famous country, it has made a name for itself as a technology hub, which attracted me a lot. With experience in the public sector and data management, I became interested in a course in technology management and digital transformation. I would not say that I finally moved here, because…

  • AASE donates items worth hundreds of euros to the needy

    The Association of African Students in Estonia(AASE), a student body has donated items worth hundreds of euros to the needy. As part of its schedule activities for AASE’s summer unwinds, the Association on Saturday, 5th September visited the less privileged in Tallinn, Eastonia during which various items including food were donated to the less privileged. In his speech, the President of AASE Mr. Daniel Ita while presenting the items acknowledged the good work of the home keepers, stressing the need to give-back to the society. Daniel said the need to carter for the less privileged in the society is sacrosanct and pledged a routine visit to the home. Accordingly AASE…

  • AASE condemns killing of protesters at Lekki toll gate, calls for intervention

      Association of African Students Estonia, (AASE) has condemned the killing of unarmed protesters at Lekki toll gate Lagos State. This is was contained in a statement signed by AAES’s President Mr. Daniel Ita today, Wednesday. Ita called for the intervention of Nigerians at home, abroad and international community to avert further crisis degeneration, anarchy. “The Association of African Students Estonia, (AASE) condemns in totality, the gruesome attack of peaceful protesters across Nigeria, especially the Lekki toll gate spot. “This is coming on the hills of the request made by Nigerian youths for the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) captioned #ENDSARS. Over the years, this unit of the…

  • AASE, Estonia community celebrate African culture

      The International House Tartu in collaboration with the Association of African Students Estonia, (AASE) on Friday, 23rd October 2020 celebrated African culture and tradition at the Tartu nature house tagged ’African Party’. In a presentation anchored by Grace Muchiri, the Vice president of AASE, a student from Kenya citing the word of Chimamanda Ngozi which stated that there is a danger in telling one side of a story. Muchiri noted that there was more to Africa that many were not aware of. She played a short video clip showing the ’Top 10 most beautiful Cities in Africa’ to further highlight her points. To this end, the audience were amazed…