“I want to tell my story of hope through music”

“I was born and raised in Korogocho, but I hope through my music I will be able to tell my story to the whole world”, he says.  “So that every talented child out there, be it in music, dancing, poetry can be encouraged and learn from my story”.

AYiERA iNiTiATiVE in Kenyan television KTN

KTN News is a leading 24-hour TV channel in Eastern Africa. Last Friday (17 August, 2018) AYiERA iNiTiATiVE was given the opportunity to talk about Korogocho slum, the current situation there and – most importantly – about their success stories as a Community Based Organisation.

Slum Footie Tournament

A whole day for the youngsters. A day of peaceful fightings with neigbours – on the football pitch. This is one of the key events of the AYiERA iNiTiATiVE.

AYiERA iNiTiATiVE | Achievements

The Achievements reached through the commitment of all AYiERA iNiTiATiVE volunteers, team members, supporters as well as the slum dwellers themselves are impressive.

AYiERA iNiTiATiVE | Organisation

The organisation was founded in the year 2007 by Hamilton Ayiera Nyanga who was born in Korogocho slum and hails from a poor family background.

AYiERA iNiTiATiVE | The Mission

The mission of AYiERA iNiTiATiVE is to empower the slum dwellers/children, disadvantaged people of Korogocho slum to become socially and economically engaged in the community.