Precious is 12 years old girl and first born in a family of 2 children. She lives with guardian, cousins and her sister in Soweto slum, Nairobi County. The guardian is married, does pharmacist business within the slum to feed the family. Money earned through the business is slightly small to feed the entire family. Precious biological parent separated and since then the child was traumatized. Guardian says in case of disagreement precious is moody and defensive. She was referred to counseling session. Precious and her family are living in a neighborhood with a notorious high rate of crime and have to struggle a lot.
Her dream is to become a fashion designer, she just likes to design new things nobody ever saw before. For the question “what do you love the most” Precious answered strayed that her family is the best thing that ever happened to her. In her free time she likes to play with her friends and draw paintings. Her favorite color is green, because it represents the environment.
Precious is class 6 pupil and attend Garrison Primary School. School Report form shows, precious performance is average but sometime she score above average. First term exam she scored 254/500 and she was position 20/52 While second term she scored 361/500, class position 12/52.
Precious promise to work extra hard and be the best pupils in her class. Her target is to attain 400/500 marks.