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