The fifth in a series of programmes in which the audience is invited to explore the world of an extraordinary individual. This is the story of Kades who has only ever seen one way to escape from the Mathare slums of Nairobi; through his poetry.
Friday 5th June 2009 at 00:00 on BBC World Service
Reader: Jimmy Akingbola
Music by: Lulu
Sound Engineer: David Thomas
Producer: Karen Rose