Spur Afrika 2021

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Holo Mothers

Day 1 - Holo, Kisumu. - Happy New Year EVE! We are finally here! With a early start and about 2 hours of travel from Nairobi, we landed at Kisumu.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Kibera informal settlement

Today we had the opportunity and honour to visit some households in the Kibera informal settlement (slum) of Nairobi. It was good to see some of the recent improvements in infrastructure in Kibera, such as the sealing and widening of internal roads.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Spur Clinic

Dec 29th - All the Spur sponsored children and their families were invited for a health check. 🙂 😝 WHAT A DAY!! I feel very much exhausted, I forgot how hard it is to run a health clinic.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Testing Times

The sign of the times - RAPID TESTING - NEGATIVE results! YAY~ We decided to test ourselves for some peace of mind. We nearly had the tests taken away at customs (because of tax reasons), however praise God we managed to talk our way through.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Arrival!

Proof of life photo!! We made it safely to Kenya!! There was some waiting & disorganisation checking our documents when we got to Kenya but we managed to get through quickly.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Doha

Hello from Doha!! Flight from Melbourne was pretty smooth. Thanks for all the prayers & birthday messages. I am currently enjoying some cake and watching the planes take off.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Christmas 2

It’s boarding time! We nearly had all the correct paperwork. There was a stack of paperwork they asked us for. I had to do a Kenyan surveillance form on the spot, but the flight attendant was happy to help.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Christmas 1

Update!! What a stressful day!! Covid results didn’t come back so I decided to go to the airport to get a rapid PCR test. Sorry to my family as I skipped most of Christmas lunch.

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - One Day To Go

Flight is tomorrow night 10:55pm 🙂 Please pray: I waited about 1.5 hours for my COVID test yesterday morning BUT my covid test results still haven’t come back yet (hopefully soon) but David Fong’s result is negative (yay!

Kenya Spur Afrika 2021 - Asthma spacers

When first visiting the Kibera (Nairobi) informal settlement in 2016 with the Spur Afrika team, I noticed, together with Dr Victor Hui, that “no wonder so many kids complain about sore eyes, our eyes are hurting too!