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


It is a story of a young little beutiful girl named Mwende Mwende lived and grew in the hands of both parent in kameno. She was taken to standard one and completed her primary level when she completed her primary level her parents were anable to pay for her secondary school level, so she was told to wait for as she deed home chores. One day her father by the mane Maliza came early from work and he went to seat at the sitting room and he asked a glass of water as her daughter was going to bring the glass of water She admired at her sitting bocumnet meaning at the back, and started planning on how he can get her. At night her father woke up and went to her daughters room, and demande for the cake, he ate the cake and threatened her if she said he would kill her. But the girl was courageous enough, in the morning she went and reported to the police. Her mother without any notice, she had the bang of the door and when the police got in they took the father. When the mother realised what his usband had done tears flow his chicks. Later the girl was taken by the faulu member and taken care of, the father being sentensed to prison for twenty years.


Events like these happen:


Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a bad idea that failed
  • This story makes me feel happy
  • This story makes me feel indifferent
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to friends

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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