Author: Kenyan Woman

Anti FGM Board chief executive officer Bernadette Loloju (right) joins reformed circumcisers during a declaration ceremony to denounce Female Genital Mutilation in West Pokot. Inset: William Lopetakou Photos: Diana Kendi

Pokot elder becomes an anti FGM crusader

Its 10 o’clock in the morning here at  Chepokat village in West Pokot county. The council of elders are busy eating roasted meat, from two bulls which were slaughtered very...

Maria Mbeneka, the Vice President of the East African Law Society. She is the second woman to hold the Vice President’s  seat since Raychelle Omamo, Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Defense. Photo Courtesy

Maria Mbeneka at the top

When in April this year she failed to capture a seat to act as a representative of LSK in Nairobi, she knew that one day she will have her chance...

Book Cover- Fighting without ceasing. Photo: Odhiambo Orlale

Book Review: Fighting without ceasing

Title:  Muthoni Likimani — Fighting Without Ceasing Publisher: Noni’s Publicity.  A book covering Kenya’s pre- and post- independence from a gender lens is now available. Fighting Without Ceasing is an...