FGM

A protester opposed to female genital mutilation holds a placard outside the National Assembly in Banjul, The Gambia, on March 18, 2024.
The Gambia votes to reverse landmark ban on FGM

By | 4 weeks ago

The Gambia has taken steps towards lifting a ban on female circumcision, a move that could make it the first country in the world to reverse legal pro...

British woman sentenced to 7 years in jail for taking minor to Kenya to undergo FGM

By | 2 months ago

A woman has been jailed for taking a three-year-old British child to Kenya for female genital mutilation (FGM). Amina Noor, 40, from Harrow, north-eas...

Couple arrested for allegedly subjecting their 6 months old to FGM
Couple arrested for allegedly subjecting their 6 months old to FGM

By | 1 year ago

Police in Isiola North have arrested a couple for reportedly subjecting their six-month-old daughter to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). According to ...

Couple arrested for allegedly subjecting their 6 months old to FGM
Minor rescued from undergoing FGM in Narok

By | 2 years ago

Detectives drawn from the Child Protection Unit, on Wednesday, August 3, conducted a successful rescue mission of a Form Two student who was on the ve...

7 suspects in FGM case arraigned before Nyeri court

By | 2 years ago

Seven suspects, who were arrested on Monday, April 4, 2022, for allegedly participating in the Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) of six girls, have been...

Nyeri: Former KDF soldier linked to murder of 2 night guards
Area Chief reports wife to police for forcing daughter to undergo FGM in Migori

By | 2 years ago

Police officers in Kuria West, Migori County have arrested Veronica Mahati Ghati who is the wife of Kombe Location Chief for allegedly forcing her dau...

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta advocates for alternative rites of passage to replace FGM

By | 2 years ago

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has lobbied stakeholders and communities to support the adoption of alternative rites of passage that involve mentorship ...

Kajiado pregnant mother of three flees home, claims husband wants her to undergo FGM

By | 2 years ago

A 27-year-old woman from Kitengela, Kajiado County is on the run from her marriage after her husband alledged attempted to force her to undergo female...

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Victims reveal how Kenyan girls are secretly ferried to Tanzania for circumcision

By | 3 years ago

An intricate web of illegal Female Genital Mutilation practices involving Kenyan girls being secretly shipped into neighbouring Tanzania for circumcis...

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Woman cries for justice after being assaulted for not undergoing FGM

By | 3 years ago

A 22-year-old woman from Murpus sub location in West Pokot County is seeking justice after she was allegedly assaulted by her fellow woman because she...

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