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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:

A Cruel Treatment Of An Infant

One day an infant was thrown in a pit by an unknown person met far from our place in kakamega town. It is the sound of the childs cries that raised the alarm. It was found out that it was a human being crying from inside. Collective efforts weer undertaken before the hopeless innocent baby was saved wrapped in polythene papers. It was the wananchi who speer headed the efforts. This clearly demonstrates that wananchi have a loving, caring concern for life. People can do everything it takes to save life. The local administrator announced that anybody who was found doing such a offense would be dealt with very seriously.

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  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Shitaho, Kakamega Central, 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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