Kenyan lawyer brings boxing and justice to Nairobi

This Kenyan lawyer brings boxing to the slums

Locator: Nairobi, Kenya

Shadrack Wambui teaches the sport

to young people in poor neighborhoods

He also gives them informal lessons on the law

(SOUNDBITE) (English) LAWYER, SHADRACK WAMBUI, SAYING:“I find it very easy combining being a boxer and being a lawyer because on one end I fight for people’s causes, I fight for people’s lives, I fight for people’s livelihoods, I fight for people’s inheritance; I fight for people’s lives literally speaking."

Since 2018, Wambui has convinced 50 lawyers

to join him in his pro bono work in the slums