Writer, Learning by Ear Project, Kenya
Chrispin Mwakideu is a journalist, playwright, actor and puppeteer. His skills have taken him to many events around the world, starting with home country Kenya, Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Spain, Finland, Austria, Belgium, Iran, Poland, and Germany.
Mwakideu has been an active writer for the Learning By Ear project since its inception. In 2009 he won the International Broadcasting Award for his play ”Family Affairs - How to become a political player”.
Mwakideu says writing for Learning By Ear is like sharing his childhood memories with other African children. "It is a great honor to take part in shaping African future through radio drama.”