Facing marine pollution and unemployment, Julie Church a marine conservationist born and bred in Kenya, started a company that collects discarded flip-flops from beaches and transforms them into animal sculptures. Our reporter Ursula Akinyi visited Ocean Sole Kenya to bring us the story.
In the world dominated by men Judith found herself, by ensuring that in matches, rules are adhered to and arbitrating on matters arising from the play. It is her hope that she can inspire more ladies join her in the field.
The earth is covered 71% by water, yet water shortage and rationing in Nairobi Estates that lasts for months has forced water companies to come up with more innovative ways to provide the residents with this precious commodity. Our reporter Vivian Awour visited Mathare slums for their famed water ATM.
To Shehzana Anwar archery is not just a sport but a passion endorsed by the Prophets . And as she prepares to participate in the Rio 2016 Olympics, she hopes for nothing but the best. As she shoots for the stars, African Slum Journal wishes her all the best.
An old cultural custom against marrying uncircumcised women is blamed for the rampant FGM cases, especially in Tharaka Nithi one of the many counties that still continues to practice the outdated culture of female circumcision. Our reporter Ursula Akinyi tells us of the intensified campaigns on FGM.
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