Gift lives with his parents and little brother in the Soweto slums in Kahawa Nairobi, Kenya. To provide for the family, both parents take odd jobs, such as cleaning houses and working on a road construction site. The relationship between Gift’s parents is good; the small family always stays together.
Gift’s dream is to become an engineer because he loves this job with all his heart. In his free time he likes to help his mother around the house, fetch water and help with washing up. Gift loves being big brother and playing with his little brother. His favorite colors are red and blue.
Gift is currently a class four student a Bookfield Academy. He is a bright child and his academic performance is above average. He is intelligent and very curious. His teachers have commented on several occasions that he asks many questions in class and is eager to learn. Gift is a happy, vibrant and disciplined child.