Baringo officials warn over increasing defilement cases

The Baringo County Director of Gender Youth and Social Services Luka Aengwo has raised concern over surging cases of defilements in the area. The director, who led a team of Baringo County officials championing the fight against Gender Based Violence (GBV) noted that the region has recorded more than 150 cases of GBV in the last two […]

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Alarm over rising defilement cases in Bungoma

Leaders from Bungoma County including the clergy, non-governmental organizations and youth organizations have raised alarm over the surge in cases of defilement of minors by close relatives including their fathers. Speaking to the press, Milsane Kiplai, the County Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health Coordinator blamed parents and guardians for neglecting their children. Kiplai says that some […]

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Women Leaders Decry Increased Defilement Cases in Kisii

Women leaders in Kisii County have unanimously condemned rapid increase in defilement cases in the area and called for concerted effort towards ending the menace. Addressing journalists after inspecting construction of a rescue center for gender-based violence victims in Kisii town on Thursday, the leaders led by the County Women Representative Janet Ongera particularly expressed their […]

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Government lays roadmap to address defilement cases in Machakos

According to a Children’s Department Technical Working Group report, 12,409 girls aged below 20 years are said to have given birth between January 2018 and March this year. The report which was tabled before the County Area Advisory council on Tuesday also revealed that a total of 352 girls aged between 10 and 14 years […]

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