Meet Nigel

Nigel is 10 years old and has been orphaned by AIDS. Fortunately, Nigel is not HIV+ but he is living in the Kibera slum with his HIV+ aunt; a single mother with four other children to support. 

 

His aunt earns less than 40p a day by selling peanuts and making African beaded jewellery. Nigel is malnourished and desperately needs a balanced diet.  He is looked after by Little Rock, a local organisation we support, and now receives two meals a day and has been given a school uniform. Nigel’s attention span is limited because of his severe undernourishment; however, with the care of the Neema Project and daily monitoring of his health, his learning skills are steadily improving.

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