Monthly Archives: April 2013

Strength of A Woman

April 30, 2013
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Strength of A Woman

Meet Seline Aoko who is 35 years known in her neighborhood as mama Atur, she is a victim of post election violence, initially she lived in “kwa nyama” before moving g to mathare where she was seeking refuge during the post election violence in 2007/2008 that claimed lives and lived many displaced, she is...

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THE CABINET SECRETARIES

April 30, 2013
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THE CABINET SECRETARIES

President Uhuru Kenyatta being elected and sworn in he began work as usual, and his first task was to name his cabinet. What shocked Kenyans was the number of cabinet which was reduced to 18. He did this in a style as he was accompanied by his deputy William Ruto. Some of the names...

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DEMOCRACY ON TRIAL 2013

April 27, 2013
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This video shows the wananchi (Citizens) outside the Kenya Supreme Court eagerly awaiting for the court ruling (30th March 2013) by the 6 judges of the Supreme Court. Coalition for

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Dangers Of Open Drainages

April 26, 2013
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Dangers Of Open Drainages

During this rainy season the sewers have busted and are flowing all over the area as they mix with rain water and children go playing with the water as they think its rain water. In most hospital in mathare you will find them being diagnosed with dysentery, cholera, typhoid, flu and some other diseases....

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FLOODING A DISASTER

April 24, 2013
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FLOODING A DISASTER

Floods in Kenya are a natural and frequent occurring event affecting thousands of people. Kenyans are at risk of flooding in their homes, at work and while traveling. Flooding normally cause widespread disruption to commercial and agricultural activities and damages resulting to millions of shillings. Over the past few weeks rainfall has been experienced...

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MAP DISTRIBUTION IN MATHARE

April 12, 2013
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MAP DISTRIBUTION IN MATHARE

Map distribution is an important activity in Map Kibera Trust (Mathare,Kibera and Mukuru). This helps community identifying resources and needs, community participation and giving direction. Distribution is a way of giving back to the community in paper form especially for those who cannot receive it online Map distribution began before the elections and ended...

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THE SUPREME COURT VERDICT 2013

April 8, 2013
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This video shows people’s personal views (on 30th March 2013) the day THE SUPREME COURT of KENYA was to give their final verdict concerning the petition that was filed by

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MP MATHARE THANK HIS VOTERS

April 8, 2013
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MP MATHARE  THANK HIS VOTERS

After the 4th march elections, members of CORD Alliance filled a petition to the Supreme Court to disagree with the provisional result announced by the IEBC that Uhuru was the 4th president elect of Kenya. After hearing at the Supreme Court by the six judge panel it was rule that Uhuru was truly the...

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DEMOCRACY DEFILATION

April 4, 2013
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DEMOCRACY DEFILATION

After a disappointing ruling by the Supreme Court to the majoritarian, this triggered peace where tension and chaos were witnessed in most parts of the country especially Nairobi the capital city mostly the hotspots like Mathare, Kibra,Ruaraka, Embakasi North and Kasarani constituencies. As soon as the chief Justice announced that the presidential petition was...

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Youths Creating Employment For Themselves

April 4, 2013
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Youths Creating Employment For Themselves

Youths in Mathare came up with an initiative where they started creating employment on their own after they saw that the government is not providing them with jobs. The idea in mind was to start garbage collection in areas they live.  The government started registering youth groups under the ministry of youth affairs and...

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