Daycare beams hope for Mukuru Slums dwellers

You will not imagine how impactful and convenient something as small as a daycare within a slum is. Meet today’s 3 super women: Stella Ndinda, Stella Kanini and Caro Auma. Their day, like most casual workers in Kenya, starts as early as 4:30 in the morning. By 6:30 they are at their proud jobs in Ruben Centre’s daycare unit. By this time parents of babies ranging from 6 months to 3 year olds are already at the institution armed with their Ksh. 30 as service charges. The trio goes on to receive babies until about 8:00 AM.

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Embakasi South By-Election around the Corner

April 5th 2019, is the D-day for Embakasi South Constituency where the constituents will get an opportunity to reconsider their leadership choices based on the 'Mukuru they Want' . This is following nullification of the former Member of Parliament on the grounds of rigging the previous election conducted on 8th August 2017. Even as the contestants intensify their campaigns, the common mwananchi continues to express concern over lack of enough development, corruption in public offices, nepotism among other key concerns. 

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INCLUSION, INTERGRATION and EMPOWERMENT

Chameleon skin has a superficial layer, which contains pigments, and under the layer are cells with guanine crystals. Colour change in chameleons has functions in camouflage, but most commonly in social signalling and in reactions to temperature and other environmental conditions. The relative importance of these functions varies with the circumstances, as well as the species. Colour change signals a chameleon's physiological condition and intentions to other chameleons.

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KURT FEARNLEY'S SECOND VISIT TO NAIROBI KENYA

Kurt Fearnley the  Olympic games gold medalist and world champion  last week visited Ruben centre for the second time now.In 2013 he visited Ruben Centre and it was pre Special Needs Unit days, but he clearly left a challenge for us around the needs of kids with Special disabilities . So in 2015, I had listened to so many stories about children with disabilities locked away in their home, and just knew it was time. 

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