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Inspired by Messi's personality and achievements

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Inspired by Messi's personality and achievements

Inläggav jinpanlin520 » ons 18 apr 2018, 03:44

by Bedah Mengo


NAIROBI air jordan 13 altitude 2017 , April 16 (Xinhua) -- At the crack of dawn every day, Sarah Nasimiyu normally leaves her home in Kawangware, a shanty district on the west of Kenyan capital Nairobi, to scout for jobs in the neighboring middle-income homes.


Nasimiyu searches for any work but most of the time she is lucky to wash clothes for at least two different families at between 1.6 U.S. dollars and 2.7 dollars each, depending on the heap.


Once she is paid, the single mother of two, budgets, ensuring that the money caters for all her needs that include food, rent air jordan 13 altitude green , clothing and paying for her babies stay at a day care center.


"The money caters for all my needs although I supplement it with income from other jobs, but I can say my three-year-old twins do not lack anything," she said on Tuesday.


Nasimiyu is among the poor Kenyans in the capital Nairobi and other towns who have learned how to live on about a dollar per day.


After getting her pay, the 34-year-old normally visits a market in the shanty district and buys groceries cheaply.


"I buy the cheapest tomatoes and onions: those that are about to go bad, which they sell at 0.01 dollars each. I just buy what I use for that day only, spending about 0.11 dollars," said Nasimiyu, who has grown some vegetables in sacks at home where she gets her supplies.


She then visits a posho mill where they sell maize flour from as low as 0.22 dollars. The mother normally buys 0.33 dollars worth of flour, which lasts her about two days.


"If I want to eat meat air jordan 13 altitude , I have two choices; I can buy chicken remains that go from 0.11 dollars each or mutura (roasted offals), " she said.


She also buys kerosene, charcoal and milk in small quantities that fit her budget. The milk, which is adulterated and she does not mind, according to Nasimiyu, goes for 0.11 dollars a cup.


"When I am tired of cooking in the evening, I just buy a mixture of beans and maize worth 0.43 dollars, which is enough for my family for supper and breakfast. This enables me to save time, cooking fuel and fat."


At the end of every week jordan 13s altitude , she pays 3.2 dollars for the day care services, as she saves for rent, expenses that she has been able to meet comfortably.


"I ensure I pay for the day care because if I do not, I would not be able to leave home for work."


Her life mirrors those of many poor Kenyans, particularly in Nairobi, who have populated over 20 shanty districts in the capital.


"They certainly do not deserve such a life, but man has a way of devising his own schemes to survive. In this case, the poor have found survival tactics, which may not be good but have ensured they fend for themselves even on less than a dollar a day jordan 13 retro altitude , " said economic lecturer Henry Wandera.


"They walk to work or hang behind vehicles for transport and look for grocery bargains in open air markets, among other things, which ensure they have a life," added Wandera.


Going by the crime incidences in Nairobi, Wandera noted that most poor people in Kenya are law abiding citizens.


"Nairobi has millions of poor people that if only about a quarter were engaging in crime, then we would not have a city. Crime rates are low because people have learned to live on less than a dollar a day," he said.


However, despite the survival tactics, high inflation remains the biggest enemy for the poor.


According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics jordan 13 altitude pre order , while the high-income earners' inflation in Nairobi is at 1.74 percent, that of the poor and middle-income stands at 5.22 percent and 3.23 percent respectively.


NEW YORK, March 6 (Xinhua) -- U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday, with the three major indices all losing more than 1 percent, as investors worried that a strong jobs report indicated the rate hike could come sooner rather than later.


The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled 278.94 points, or 1.54 percent, to 17,856.78. The S&P 500 dropped 29.78 points, or 1.42 percent jordan 13 altitude for sale , to 2,071.26. The Nasdaq Composite Index decreased 55.44 points, or 1.11 percent, to 4,927.37.


Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 295,000 in February, well above market expectations, and the unemployment rate edged down to 5.5 percent, the U.S. Labor Department said in a report Friday.


In February jordan 13 altitude 2017 , average hourly earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls rose by 3 cents to 24.78 U.S. dollars. Over the year, average hourly earnings have risen by 2 percent.


A strong monthly jobs report, however, heightened speculations that the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates sooner than anticipated.


"Strong hiring continues in the first quarter. It's not quite up to the fourth quarter's 324,000month, but 252,000month is plenty strong enough to keep the Fed on the tightening track despite that pesky falling inflation rate," said Chris Low, chief economist at FTN Financial jordan 13 altitude green , in a note.


Meanwhile, the U.S. trade deficit in goods and services decreased to 41.8 billion dollars in January from 45.6 billion dollars in December, as imports decreased more than exports, said the U.S. Commerce Department.


In corporate news, Apple, the largest U.S. company by market value, will join the Dow Jones Industrial Average on March 18 after the closing bell, replacing AT&T, said S&P Dow Jones Indices in a press release Friday. The tech giant's shares edged up 0.15 percent to 126.60 dollars apiece.


In addition to the World Cup's first affirmative use of goal-line technology that saw one of the three goals France scored against Honduras confirmed by camera jordan 13 altitude , a far simpler innovation is making its presence felt.


A simple can of "vanishing spray" is being employed by referees to prevent the age-old tactic of defensive walls edging forward at free kicks.


Now, when a free kick is awarded near the penalty area the referee sprays a circle around the ball and paces out 10 yards from the site of the infr.
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