Fanaka Arts Project through arts aims to improve the lives of children and the youths by helping them to become role models who are instrumental in the positive development of their community. Our reporter Junnan takes us through the story in Mukuru slums.
Burhan Iman and friends started Eastleighwood a platform that tells the true story about Somali community, he is breaking the cycle of young men being lured into terrorist groups. Jimmy Kitiro brings us this inspiring 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, […]
Environmental issues in Kenya include deforestation, soil erosion, desertification, water shortage and degraded water quality, flooding, poaching, and domestic and industrial pollution. Green Kenya is using sports as a tool to reach young people and teach them the importance of conserving the environment. Our reporter Jimmy Kitiro spent time with them to bring you this story.
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 […]
Steve Biko, a first-born in a family of four, was born and raised in up in Huruma. Biko is a spoken word artist and fondly referred as G- cho pevu. For Steve a beautiful voice he chose poetry as a medium of communication and to pass information to the people, this is the art of […]