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

Leaders Call For Measures To Check Road Accidents

Accidents in kenya are increasing in its rate in kenya as days go.Accidents are said to be the third pendemic in kenya(after Malaria and HIV) for killing people.The government had step up so as to try to deduce the number of accidents.Money was given out to improve and reconstruct roads that were in bad condition.The money was also to erect bumps which minimises the speed of vehicles.The public was talked to inorder to avoid boarding vehicles that were full and that had no safety belts.The money was used constructively and the number of accidents are ceasing.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Neema Women Group
  • Related to Neema Women Group

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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Everywhere, Nairobi, Kenya
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