Extraordinary in the ordinary: An insider’s look into Kibera

Brian Otieno walks along the train track in Kibera settlement, Nairobi, Kenya. (Photo: CGTN Africa)

Meet Brian Otieno, a photographer from Kibera settlement in Nairobi, Kenya. Kibera is home to up to a million people, where poverty and hardship have come to define its visual narrative. But through his social media platforms ‘Kibera Stories’, Otieno shows a different side to his home town, documenting people and the nuances of daily life, showing the extraordinary in the ordinary.