Did Your Father Throw Away His Dowry?
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Did Your Father Throw Away His Dowry?

By Immanuel Lokwei Genre: Fiction (“That forced marriages have values, even aesthetic value to them!”) It took the sacrifice of a hen with six toes to calm down this woman’s heart. Otherwise the man who had wooed her, the father-in-law who unsuccessfully tried all mechanisms and was now frustrated for siring this unconventional daughter, and … Continue reading

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Four killed in fresh Baragoi Attacks

“As Kenyans celebrated Christmas in various parts of the country, Baragoi in Samburu North is mourning the death of four people as cattle rustlers returned to the area. Several others were injured in the Monday night incident. Residents are worried about their protection as the attacks are taking place despite the heavy police and military … Continue reading

Sexual Violence In Kenyan Prisons – Rape and Sodomy
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Sexual Violence In Kenyan Prisons – Rape and Sodomy

“Homosexuality is difficult subject to discuss. But behind prison bars, it’s normal for a man to take another man in order to satisfy his desires. Some accept it willingly; others are forced into it through rape or sodomy, constantly emasculated until it becomes a part of everyday life. Lulu Hassan visited various prison in Kenya … Continue reading

Arguing For The Odd Case Of Journalistic Paternalism: Unfiltered Information, The Reason Why Victims of Violence Live In Orgies Of Tragedies
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Arguing For The Odd Case Of Journalistic Paternalism: Unfiltered Information, The Reason Why Victims of Violence Live In Orgies Of Tragedies

By Immanuel Lokwei, As a victim of ethnic violence, I harbor deep fears grounded in ethnic insecurity. Such fears not only shape what I see, but they also tend to reinforce and amplify any slight and perhaps even irrelevant features of the outside social world that seem to confirm these fears. For instance, if a … Continue reading