- a mudslide victim
being hauled on a stretcher-
Mathare is a slum in Nairobi's eastlands built on an area where mudslides tend to occur every time it rains.Wednesday's news were not so diferent as the rains vehently pounded most parts of Nairobi.Seven people are feared to have been burried alive as others were left with memorable injuries and damages to alot of property.
I rest under
a bare jacaranda --
MYSA is the Mathare Youth Sports Association, a tremendously successful sports club in Mathare Valley slums, which has produced many of the top footballers of Kenya.
Mathare is a collection of slums in Nairobi, Kenya with a population of approximately 500,000 people;the population of Mathare Valley alone, the oldest of the slums that make up Mathare, is 180,000 people.
Mathare is the home of football team Mathare United.