In our season finale I bring you a deeply moving story of tenacity and the unyielding spirit to not only survive and never give up, but also triumph over life’s cruelest adversities
Enter the world of Lusher Paul, a remarkable young man hailing from Kibera, Kenya.
Lusher’s early years were shadowed by profound loss—losing his parents during primary school he was left to fend for himself as his extended family turned away.. He became what he calls a ‘street boy’ — hustling and selling scrap metal and smokes to stay alive. Every hard-earned coin went towards sustenance, and whatever remained, he selflessly used to aid his community.
Battling inner demons and a tumultuous educational journey, Lusher faced the darkest corners of life, even attempting suicide before realizing the need for a different path.
In the face of despair, Lusher turned to the healing powers of music and dance, birthing a wedding MC/DJ business that not only sustained him but became a testament to the transformative power of human resilience.
Lusher’s story is undeniably heartbreaking, yet it embodies the most potent essence of the human spirit—to not merely survive but to inspire and, against all odds, thrive.
In this episode, we embark on a profound journey into Lusher’s life and exploring the lessons he’s garnered along the way. In these challenging times, his narrative serves as a powerful reminder of the indomitable strength within us all.
A Little More About Lusher Paul
Through an introduction from my wife which is a remarkable story in itself, our paths crossed this year, and I can wholeheartedly attest that he is one of the most inspiring souls I’ve ever had the pleasure of knowing.
Today, Lusher stands not just as a successful businessman but as a beacon of hope and inspiration in his community. As he builds upon his professional momentum, Lusher has aspirations to enter politics with his ultimate goal being to create authentic change and give back to the place he calls home.
Equal parts heartbreaking yet inspiring, these are stories and lessons not to be missed!
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0:00 — Teaser
1:30 — Intro
3:50 — Making life-changing friends
12:35 — The hustle life
17:53 — Learning to bust some moves
19:35 — Life taking a dark turn
20:25 — Armed robbery to near-death-experience
25:00 — Spared by God?
26:25 — Turning life around…for good
31:05 — Never give up, find your spirit
35:05 — Becoming a musical businessman
39:45 — Let’s change The System…and Kenya
45:35 — Lusher’s top 2 biz insights
48:45 — Believe in that higher power
50:05 — A personalised improv song by Lusher
53:35 — Closing thoughts
55:40 — CTA and outro, thank you!