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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:

Unknown Death

After the death of the husband, it started to be known that the wife was a witchcraft that made her husband to die. The story came to a silence. One of the son, a last born was in form one he fallen sick abruptly claiming headache. He came home and went to his bed and rest and that was all. He was found dead. The arrangements of burial started, the third last sister died after claiming headache, after two months people are just opening their mouths, a call from Nairobi, the son who had been working had been found dead in the house. How things worsen. The mother refused to have nothing with witchcraft. The villages helped her burial the bodies one after another but they feared a lot upto date the mother was left there alone even with her other childrens.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a bad idea that failed
  • This story makes me feel frustrated
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • 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: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Makindu, Trans-nzoia, 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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