Alex lives with is mother and brother in the Soweto Slum in Kahawa Nairobi, Kenya. His mother does provide but because she is alcoholic sometimes Alex has to step in and trying to fend for my brother. His parents separated 13 years ago. Both were alcoholic therefore they fought everyday. His brother and Alex are experiencing a very rough time due to the fact that at time his mother is unable to provide for them. The little money she gets is directed to her alcoholism lifestyle.
Alex would like to become a Aeronautical Engineer. He likes to invent and innovate new things. Even if they live in a difficult time Alex loves his family the most because they give him a reason of hope each day. In his free time Alex do casual jobs like selling milk, farming but at time likes drawing and playing football with friends. His favorite color is Green. It is representative of a better and healthy world. Alex finished primary school in 2018 and liked it to learn, experience new ideology and making diverse friendship. Because of his difficult situation Alex can’t consistently attend school fees and stays at home.