FGM

Domtillah Chesang
Over 400 girls circumcised in ‘rush for dowry’ as Covid-19 batters rural Kenya

By | 4 months ago

West Pokot County activist says that over 500 girls, many of them schoolgoing, have been circumcised amid Covid-19 pandemic....

Court frees two sisters who circumcised each other

By | 9 months ago

Narok court freed the two, saying they were minors and prosecution had failed to produce appropriate charges against them....

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday said, unlike his late father Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, he does not approve of female genital mutilation. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Uhuru reveals what his late father believed in, but he doesn’t

By | 11 months ago

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday said, unlike his late father Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, he does not approve of female genital mutilation....

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Man arrested for marrying 12-year-old girl

By | 1 year ago

By Jephitha Mwai. Police in Narok County on Sunday, July 14 arrested a 40-year-old man on suspicion of marrying an underage girl. Acting on a tip-off ...

Kenyan FGM Survivor’s Film Urges Women Not to ‘Die in Silence’

By | 1 year ago

As a 10-year-old in rural Kenya, Beryl Magoko was not surprised when her Kuria community arranged for her to undergo Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), ...

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