Obesity a sign of good life? ‘Better three thin persons than one fat’, is the opinion of matatu touts. And doctor Fredrick Okong’o has some good advice on your eating habits. Your reporter for African Slum Journal is Eriss Khajira
African Slum Journal by Nairobi Community Media House tells about the life of people living in slum communities. A weak media sector provides scope for corruption and inequality. By giving African slums a voice we will strengthen the local media sector together with the people who live in the slum. Community based reporting by young people brings out the voice of Africans to a wider audience and contributes to transparency of local issues at a local, national and international level.