Rising From the Slums as an E-Sport Professional: Brian Diang'a / Pro Gamer *RERUN
Growing up in a Nairobi slum, Kenya's leading pro gamer didn't even own a pair of shoes, let alone a game console. Today, he uses his prize money to help slum kids find a better future.
In the gaming industry, Brian is known as "The Beast"
He has won tournaments at home and abroad
He helps slum kids play in game cafes
In collaboration with overseas companies, he also offers programming classes to children