Spate of Murders Gives Visibility to Femicide in Kenya
Between January 1, 2019 and April 13, 2019, 40 women have been murdered, according to data from Counting Dead Women Kenya. Nairobi county is reportedly leading in the number of murdered women, followed by Kiambu and Nakuru county.
Nairobi News, 16 April 2019
Murder, murder, murder and more murder of women has dominated the headlines in recent weeks. Read more »
The body of the late Ivy Wangechi being loaded into a hearse at the Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital in Eldoret on April 11, 2019.
Nation, 15 April 2019
A 24-year-old woman has been stabbed and killed, allegedly by an estranged lover, in Nyaribo, Nyeri County. Read more »
Nation, 11 April 2019
Ms Carol Chepchirchir, the Nakuru Women's Prison warder who went missing a week ago, has been found dead. Read more »
Naftali Kinuthia is being held at the Naiberi Police Station as police record witness statements. Kinuthia allegedly attacked Ivy Wangechi, a Moi University medical ... Read more »
Mildred Odira's family have many questions for authorities, including why they were not informed that her body was found, after they filed a missing person's report and the story ... Read more »
DNA tests results have indicated that Citizen TV journalist Jacque Maribe's fiance Joseph Irungu actually played part in the killing of Monica Kimani, a 28-year-old businesswoman. ... Read more »