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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:

Infanticide

Rose Mueni knew little about child's basic needs like food,shelter and clothing.So mueni dicided to kill her only daughter who was three years old.She said that she could not take care of a child that her father was not around.Hardly her husband could not be seen.He had married another wife.Mueni discribed that her life was like of a animal because she could not manage to daily basic needs and rent. Dispite that her daughter could not live without expensive life.so she decided to keep off her daughter in stead of watching the way she could suffer.The villagers were not happy of the occation.And they were about to stone the woman to death.But in a bad moment or good,the police officers came and abandoned the woman she was save then from angry villagers. The daughter was taken to the motchary in Kisii by the villagers Although they were not happy but they tried abit and also the government helped them alot.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • 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
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Sondu.kalenjin Tribe, Kisumu, 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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