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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:

Fire Destroys Aps Houses

It was on Wednesday 209th December 2010 when I was going to mama Ngina shop opposite the (AP) Administrative police officers houses. I saw a cloud of smoke fro the houses & I decided to found out what it was. Property worth thousands of shillings was destroyed by the fire. In kiamana division, Nakuru North District The Head of the police Johnstone witnessed the fire accident. The fire started in one of the rooms that had a leaking gas cylibnder & quickly spread to other units. The municipal fore brigade arrived two hours later and extinguished the raging fire. The officers had to share the remaining houses.

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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kiamaina, Nakuru, 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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