The 21st Century Myths on FGM

Posted by - January 24, 2018

Have you ever wondered where the myths on FGM came from? They always sound out of this world! My favorite; the clitoris will grow long to be like a third leg! Just imagine ha ha ha ha. Well it’s not a laughing matter many still believe it or at least they believed in it. I

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I Love and Hate Them Community Declarations against FGM!

Posted by - December 16, 2017

So far I have attended and witness several public declarations against FGM in different communities within Kenya. The singing, dancing and feasting that normally accompanies them brings joy and togetherness and it’s all enjoyable.Community members forget all their problems for a moment and are united for a common cause; protecting the girl child from FGM

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“Yes! Yes! Mentality” threatening End FGM work

Posted by - November 10, 2017

Yes! Yes! phenomenon I call it, this has been slowly creeping into the communities. They have perfected the act of telling the donors what they want to hear. Go to any community for monitoring and evaluation and you will think FGM ended yesterday. Community members will tell you all the nice theories of change that

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Nightmares in the Church!! #FGMNotMyReligion

Posted by - February 1, 2016

Every Sunday I sit down in church and wonder when my priest will ever mention the rising incidences of child marriage and female genital mutilation within the community. Several questions linger my mind every now and then; is he ignorant? Is it the fear of losing congregants? Does he have the know-how? Or he is

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