Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Tragedy At The Kenyatta National Hospital

Kenyatta National Hospital, offers medication at an affordable price to all the citizens of the republic of Kenya, when you go there with a sick person may ne at night you wait in a cue for more than three hours. for your patient to be treated. People come there with varous diseases and some of them even lack finances, thus end up untreated. Some doctors at the reception play cards at the computer instead of attending to the patients.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Kibera- Lindi, Nairobi, Kenya
This story describes a...
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