Maisha Collective is a peer- driven initiative that fosters leadership and business management skills through the design and production of unique hand-dyed scarves and textiles. Ursula Akinyi our reporter spent time with them to bring you this story.
Peterson Olesadira is an athlete by day and a watchman by night. For practice Peterson runs from Embakasi where he lives to his workstation Dafam hotel, 11 kilometers away everyday; morning and evening. During the selection of the National team to Rio he went up to the semi-finals. Our reporter Jimmy Kitiro spent time with Peterson, […]
Diana Aketch a 38 year old, Nairobi based Kenyan hairdresser who has single handedly supported more than 30 women who are undergoing cancer treatment by giving free high quality wigs to those who cannot afford it. Her main goal is to support women who are fighting cancer, with free makeovers to boost they self-esteem, which diminishes with […]
Sam was born and raised in Korogocho slums, growing up, Sam engaged in criminal activities. Now, a reformed criminal he runs an initiative with a group of transformed youth from the slum who out of past hard life experiences have seen the need to give back to the community in a humble way. “Your clothes” initiative targets the vulnerable children, widows, single mothers […]
Eastleigh, also known as small Mogadishu, is famously known for it’s large market for clothes and footwear. Yahya is a young Ethiopian entrepreneur who runs an Ethiopian restaurant, in the heart of Eastleigh. Our reporter Nelson Asienwa spent time with Yahya to bring us this report.
Peter Otieno Cyril believes that everyday is an opportunity to do good and that every child has the potential to achieve their dreams. In the Smallest Library in Africa, Peter inspires children in his Community to believe in their dreams. Ursula Akinyi spent time at the Library to bring us the story.
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.