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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:

Music As A Way To Change The Society

Music is one of the ways in which people communicate.Some of the songs have a message in which it has helped many Kenyans. Some of the songs have a message in which it has helped many Kenyans to help one another and live like brothers and sisters.This songs are to educate Kenyans.Some songs have educated Kenyans about various diseases such as AIDS and STIS.It has educated many Kenyans about the "EFFECTS of DRUGS" EKO DIDA is one of the muscians who has encouraged Kenyans to live a positive life.For example he has sang a song called "Ghetto love".This song tells us that when he Eko Dida saw the life which people live.He concluded to come with a song which educate people that even the rich people came from the slums. So this song tells us that it is only God who provides.It also since charity begins at home.This song tells us that we should live in peace and harmony.We should not have tribalisms corruption and nepotism.I think this man did a great thing in composing that song.It has helped many Kenyans to live in peace and harmony.

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  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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