Sospeter Mahiri Chacha is the coordinator of the education project in Kiburanga. He’s 26 yo and is a member of the Kiburanga Women Self Help Group. He finished his studies in 2008 but couldn’t start University.
– Where do you live and work?
– Since I joined Kiburanga Women Self Help Group I live in this community with my mother. I’m a farmer, I’ve got a small piece of land where I grow maize. Read more
Families in Kiburanga live in small adobe houses. Most of them have their own pieces of land where they grow maize, from which they make a living.
In the Kurian, culture, being Kuria the region they belong to, visitors are well treated. So, when a family has guest, they always offer them food: mandazis boiled potatoes or some tea.
Today we are visiting Rael, the first volunteer teacher in the DayCare. She lives with her husband and their five sons. They are farmers and grow maize. But what they grow is only enough for self-sustaining. Read more