Lalaishimi Ezekiel Nainyuga




Date of birth: Ezekiel was born in February 2001
KCPE results: 307
Family: Ezekiel comes from the area of Pareu that is 30 kilometers from Ndonyo Wasin village, which in turn is 30 kilometers from the main road. His parents are traditional nomadic pastoralists who move frequently in search of water and pasture for their animals that are their sole source of food. His mother died when he was 1 years old and he has been brought up by his stepmother.
Schooling: Ezekiel is the only person in his family to ever go to school. In 2003 a preschool (kindergarten) started in his area they were then living. The school took place under the largest, shadiest thorn tree in the area with a blackboard propped against the tree trunk. A warrior with a few years of schooling was the teacher.
Ezekiel is proud of the fact that his father chose him to be the one to go to school. He is very committed to doing well and using his education to get a job so he can help his family live a less harsh life. He is a good problem solver and very hard working. He has a strong sense of responsibility and duty and this is reflected in his readiness to volunteer for things that others don’t want to do and in his self appointed responsibility for cleanliness in the dorms and showers. He has a great sense of humor and is very optimistic and enthusiastic. He was a defender on the school soccer team and a great He achieved marks of 307 in his final exams and he received a place at Cheptenye High School.


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