Mum stories: My mother and I started off as strangers

Joyce Njuru, 28 has enjoyed motherly love ever since she met Margaret Njoroge. PHOTO| COURTESY

What you need to know:

  • I remember some telling me to look for a job at a big school where I could get paid and therefore pay for my college fees.
  • I knew my life was safe with a mother’s guidance which I had lacked for the better part of my life.

“My biological mother passed away when I was 10. I had no one to look up to and I was at the edge of giving up. I first met Margaret when I was looking for a job in 2012,” she says.


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