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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Road Transport

Transport is the movement of goods and people from one place to another. Road networks of transport used in Africa are on land roads and railways.Water and air commodities such as oil are sometimes transported by pipeline,while electricity is transported by cable.The road network in Africa starts from one country to other.the roads can be classified into either all-weather or dry -weather roads all weather are either made of tarmac or murram and can be used throughout the year.Dry weather roads are not tarmacked and can only be used during dry seasons. Most of tarmacked roads join the interior of the continents to the coast.Many of these roads were build when the countries were stilllcolonies of transporting raw material to the parts for export.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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