Nicholas Mbiiri

Nicholas is 5 years old. He is supposed to go to Kindergarten/Pre-unit next year. He is the youngest of the 5 children in their family. Together they live in a small mud house. His mother is infected with HIV and jobless. She cleans people houses and washes their clothes occasionally to fend for her children. His older brother aged 15 is a street boy. He begs in the streets and sleep there. His older sister dropped from primary school and got married young. Nicholas mother is very poor and sickly. She can’t afford to provide daily meals for her children nor pay for their school fees. Nicholas is a very active boy.

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