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

Political Aspiration

This is a story about a politician who underwent severe hatred among his fellow citizens because of his role played in acquisation of votes through his campaigns as his name goes kitutu was in mud November 2010 when he was campaigning for kitutu county as a palamentary representative.he faced trials of death threats and even he being reported to be an assaviant of a political group known as the "amachumas".kitutu had gone for a political rally in his constituency and his vehicle was broken and eventually lost one one of his arms as he was waving for the outsiders in one of his campaigns kitutu went home depressed and down trodded he swore never to attend any rally in his constituency he was afraid for his life and his family at large,a well wisher from an organisation department of political aspirants in the UN helped him to sort out his problem he promoted his aspirants to become a political in his country,suddenly he succeded in his ambitians.


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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

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