Born on June 20, 2003, Monica Ayeni likes to play basketball with her friends in her free time. Her best friend is named Joy and they love to read books and play together. Monica is grateful to be going to school and is learning a lot. She is the youngest in her family. Her older siblings are called Lydia, Alice, and Felicia. Her father, David Orim, is very poor and works hard as a farm laborer to support his family. Her mother, Antonia Ayeni, was also a farm laborer but contracted malaria and passed away.