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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:

Cattle Rustling

CATTLE RUSTLING HAS BEEN a cry of the community. Imagining all that is left for you called wealth is taken away in one raid by a group of individuals. This has become a complete community outcry. If only the wealth can be secured. every boma/homestead has a cowshed and no one individual cares about the other when it comes to these raids. Armed with all manner of dangerous weapons, they raid what's yours and walk away comfortable with them. The neighbouring communities conduct this wit the support of some individuals in the community. Its quite an outcry that blood has been shed for one to achieve their selfish desires.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Unnamed Organization

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Nyakach, 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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