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

Hero On The Rescue

The cashes begun three days after the general election was held.Many people across kenya never moved away from their radios and television sets in order, not to miss a single word which would have been mentioned by the news anchorpersons.Unfortunately, they were shocked by the results.The elections were rigged.Matters got out of hands after the citizens received the unbelievable news.A serious tribal clash among the citizens broke out.Nothing could be done to bring ot to an end.Close friends and neighbours turned against each other.Many were killed thousands left homeless, hundrends left orphans and widows.Innocent children died of hunger due to food shortage.The country's economy also went down. Before matters could get worse the peoples' hero' doctor Koffi annan, came into the country to rescue the burning nation.After a few days of talking to the two heads of state, they agreed to unite and bring an end to the conflict.The country regained peace and the citizens reunited Doctor Koffi Annan is my hero forever


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  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to security
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kenya
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