Blue Whale Game Banned in Kenya
The Kenya Film Classification Board has written to Google and Facebook to block the Blue Whale online game, which is said to feature a series of traumatising tasks that culminate in suicide. The game has been linked in the media to teen suicides in Russia - but fact -checking website Snopes says the claims are unproven.
Nation, 9 May 2017
The Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) has banned the online game "Blue Whale Challenge", which has been linked to a teen's suicide in Nairobi. Read more »
Kenya Film Classification Board chief executive Ezekiel Mutua.
Capital FM, 9 May 2017
The State Department of Social Protection in partnership with the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) and UNICEF are working on a program that will help in the sensitisation and… Read more »