Martial Art Steers Many Away From Crime in Nairobi Neighborhood

October 22, 2019 10:38 AM
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In Kayole, a slum in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, young boys and girls get together at least twice a week to work on their martial arts skills.  Some previously were involved in criminal activities but have found a new pastime -- Muay Thai, a combat sport that originated in Thailand.  The sport has provided many with a new lease on life and a path away from crime. Rael Ombuor reports.