• LIVING WITH COVID-19 IN THE SLUM

    The world is fighting a common problem after so many years, Corona Virus has affected billions of lives across the globe and here in Kenya it has just dawned. The government through the Ministry of Health in conjunction with the World Health Organization (WHO) has introduced mandatory wearing of masks and observation of social distance (at […]

  • REALLY GOOD

    Roger Gitau, is a leading fashion designer based in Nairobi working with a brand known as Really Good(RG) that designs suits. He was nominated 3 times for the Fashion Stylist award, at the Kenya Fashion and in 2017 he won the award. Gail our reporter spent time with him and here is the report.

  • UNSAFE ABORTION

     A recent report shows that in Kenya, 7 girls die each day as a result of unsafe abortion, while close to 21,000  women end up in hospitals every year, with complications.  It is evident that the gag-rule on abortion-related serviceshas put a strain on procuring one. Join our reporter Lorna Andisi as she follows up […]

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My Favorite Journal

We celebrate the making of 100 African Slum Journals! As reporters of Nairobi Community Media House we tell you about our personal favorite African Slum Journal, and about our fellow slum inhabitants whom we always portrait with care and compassion. Watch and share them all!

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Bunge Mtaani Korogocho

Is extreme poverty reduced in 2015?  The Korogocho slum residents debate on this Number 1 Millennium Goal. How far has the government and the country achieved this goal? Are there any concrete plans to reduce poverty for us? Can we feed our children and let them go to school now better than in 2000? And […]

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Bunge Mtaani Mathare

Going digital? Analogue TV sets were switched off in Nairobi on 26 dec ’13. More than 90% of the TV viewers in Nairobi were affected by the switch off. Television sets became useless in homes where owners had now yet acquired a set top box to receive digital broadcasts. The prices of the set boxes (about  Sh4,000) are […]

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Bunge Mtaani Kayole

This debate Bunge Mtaani about Living with HIV/Aids is held in the slum of Kayole, Nairobi. We speak about how we deal with the virus HIV/Aids. What are the facts. Information is everything. How to live positively, how to eat well to keep your strength, how to deal with the medication, etc.  Most important message: ‘Do […]

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