Posts Tagged ‘ mapkibera ’

THE EASTER HOLIDAY

March 25, 2016
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THE EASTER HOLIDAY

    As Christians celebrate the death of Christ worldwide, members of the Catholic Church in Mathare and its environs were not left behind. They took to the streets singing songs of praises to celebrate the death of Christ. “Today being a Good Friday, I’ve decided to leave my usual work and join my...

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MATHARE NYS COHORTS DEMONSTRATION

March 9, 2016
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MATHARE NYS COHORTS DEMONSTRATION

    Today morning (9th march 2016), The Mathare National Youth Service (NYS) Cohorts held a demonstration along Juja Road demanding for the immediate release of their “SACCO SAVINGS” since there is no NYS project that is ongoing in Mathare Constituency. The youths brought businesses and other activities to standstill along Juja Road. “Hawa...

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Sudden Stop of the National Youth Service (NYS) Project

November 13, 2015
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Sudden Stop of the National Youth Service (NYS) Project

They saw it as a blessing from heaven to the youths of Mathare Constituency who did not have a stable source of livelihood. Even those who were out of school saw it as what they needed. Then after corruption allegations in the (NYS) National Youth Service Project were confirmed and the people involved relieved...

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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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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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SLUM CHILDREN MAKING MONEY FROM WASTE

March 30, 2013
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SLUM CHILDREN MAKING MONEY FROM WASTE

Due to difficult living standards within the slums many associates themselves with different activities in order to meet their daily necessities . In Mathare its even worse , which has lead to child exploitation , as you can see school dropouts walking around garbage disposal areas , in search of recyclable waste which they...

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voters mood

March 7, 2013
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voters mood

After a peaceful general election, conducted by IEBC, the voters are calm and eagerly waiting for the presidential result, and official declaration of their preferred candidates for the seats of governor, senator, member of parliament and county reps respectively. With counting still in progress, the mood from either sides on ground is neutral and...

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PROFIT MAKING TO THE SMEs

March 7, 2013
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PROFIT MAKING TO THE SMEs

After the election some kiosk vendors in Mathare north are back to business and they are confident  there will be no violence but what they have done is that they have hiked the prices of some foodstuffs e.g they sell one tomato  for  20 shillings, a cabbage for 150 shillings while some sell them...

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Things getting back slowly

March 6, 2013
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Things getting back slowly

Few shops opened, people are getting back to the streets after they waited for the result without success this happened afterissues rose that IEBC system was hacked and they were going to start tallying the presidential result manually. Different aspirants won in different categories within mathare constituency and the people were force to move...

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