YOUR CLOTH MY WARDROBE

YOUR CLOTH MY WARDROBE

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 […]

AFRICA’S SMALLEST LIBRARY

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.  

BEAUTY IN TRASH

  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.

FEMALE REFEREE

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.

WATER ATM

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.

WAR ON FGM

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for the rampant FGM cases, especially in Tharaka Nithi one of the many counties that still continues to practice the outdated culture of female circumcision.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.

Running for orphans

Wilson Kamau, a runner of marathons and 10 km in Kenya and Europe since 2007, is running for orphans. Every weekend he travels to Nyahururu, 186 km from Nairobi, to provide for their needs. He brings food and check their daily needs. Next to running he is also managing a hair salon to make extra money. […]