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John Magiro: Powering a community

John Magiro: Powering a community

How a negative experience can help create a leader

Image above: John Magiro with one of his hydro power generators

John Magiro experienced a problem and found a solution – a solution that is transforming the lives of his community.

This video by Thuku Kariuki – Leading Change Journalism Bursary 2017 winner for Africa – explains how John harnessed the power of a nearby river to bring electricity to communities in rural Kenya, and how he is expanding the project.

This video is subtitled.