Nestrooy is sixteen years old and lives with his mother and two older brothers in the Soweto slums in Kahawa, Nairobi. Unfortunately, his father died seven years ago and left the young family with a lot of debt. Nestrooy’s mother tries everything with small jobs to keep the family alive, but unfortunately their schooling is in short supply.
Nestrooy dreams of becoming a great person and a great business man in the insurance industry. He would like to support his mother with his income and start his own family.
In his free time, he enjoys hip-hop and RnB, plays football with his friends and likes to talk to his mother for hours. He is very adventurous and loves to try new things. His favourite colour is blue because it is very happy and a blue sky makes his day better.
Nestrooy successfully completed primary school in 2019 and has attend secondary school with the help of his sponsor.
Nestrooy’s academic performance is above average, however, he dropped in his performance after staying at home in 2020 due to COVID 19. His mom and Nestrooy believe that with more time to study and dedication his performance will improve greatly.