Wednesday 4 July 2012

Peace Man Julius Mwelu

Peace Man
Julius Mwelu is a photographer from Mathare  slums in Nairobi and has won numerous awards such as the Magnum Foundation.He is also a UN-Habitat official photographer and is currently in London to participate in the London 2012 Olympic games torch relay which begins tomorrow,Thursday July 05 in Norwich.
He will be representing UN-Habitat for his personal achievement from being a Mathare slum dweller to a recognized international professional.Mwelu will be together with three other Kenyans representing the country in the event.

The three others are Evans Wadongo aged 26 years old,Asunta Wagura who is a HIV and Aids activist and aged 46 years old.2005 Miss Kenya, Cecilia Mwangi (27) who has been leading a jiggers campaign is also in the team

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