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February 2, 2018 by Twajivunia Team

The remarkable journey of Ameni Kibera under the leadership of Ben Ooko

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Good Samaritan

Mama Mercy has been a mother to thousands

February 3, 2018 by Twajivunia Team

Good Samaritan

Mama Mercy has been a mother to thousands

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Doreen Nabwire | Kenya’s First Professional Female Footballer

Doreen Nabwire | Kenya’s First Professional Female Footballer

Doreen Nabwire, the Pioneer of Professional Female Football in Kenya

Opposite Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani’s gate 11 is the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) headquarters, the Goal Project. Waiting for us at the entrance is Doreen Nabwire, FKF’s Women Football Development Officer..

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Mama Mercy: Good Samaritan Children Home

Mama Mercy: Good Samaritan Children Home

Good Samaritan Children Home believes that every child deserves to have a parental figure, food, shelter, clothing, health, and education.
Since 1991, Mama Mercy of Good Samaritan Children Home in Mathare and Dandora estates in Nairobi does her part in making children feel safe by absorbing..

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Gender Equality in Sports | Kenyan Situation

Gender Equality in Sports | Kenyan Situation

There Seem to a Systemic Reluctance to Promote Gender Equality in Kenyan Sports.

There is no doubt that there exists some systemic bias against gender equality in Kenyan sports, not only in Kenya but also in most countries. This situation is historical because generally, female participation..

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Ben Ooko | Amani Kibera

Ben Ooko | Amani Kibera

In 2007, Kenya was at an all-time high political temperature. Campaigns were on top gear with each side highly expectant of victory. The campaigns were largely peaceful with pomp and color apart from a few cases of political intolerance and violence, but nobody had prepared the country for what was..

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Sports for Development in Kenya

Sports for Development in Kenya

The role of sports for development in Kenya today is minimal and under-utilized. Every other day, people use sports not only for competition but also for mobilization and entertainment. However, sports is a complex science with more benefits than just financial and physical fitness. Sports has the..

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Deborah Gori | Because I am A Girl

Deborah Gori | Because I am A Girl

Today, Twajivunia shines a light on Deborah Gori, popularly known as Dee Adelle, a fresh graduate of Moi University, a model, and founder of Because I am A Girl initiative in Kibera. Dee grew up in the Soweto area of Kibera slums and faced challenges that come with slum life. Currently, she gives..

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Street Children in Nairobi

Street Children in Nairobi

 The Number of Street Children in Nairobi is Increasing.
The presence of street children is not a preserve of the Global South nations because they are present in the Global North, however, in Sub-Saharan Africa, it is a crisis and credible data sources point to an increase in their numbers..

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