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Heed their screams: say no to FGM

Heed their screams: say no to FGM

You would think with all the new developments happening around, marriage .a Maasai girl is safe from the despicable things such as circumcision marriage. Yes, some people think that is now a myth and nothing but one of the story lines similar to ”The river between ”.
Girl circumcision in

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These British Women Are All Survivors Of Female Genital Mutilation

These British Women Are All Survivors Of Female Genital Mutilation

In early 2015, psychotherapist and female genital mutilation (FGM) campaigner Leyla Hussein approached photographer Jason Ashwood with the idea of a photo project that celebrated FGM survivors as beautiful, confident, and proud of their achievements, despite their suffering.
The result was The Face of Defiance, a series of portraits of

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Mother of ten refuses to have her daughters undergo FGM

Mother of ten refuses to have her daughters undergo FGM

Naomi Ghatti Marwa, 47, from Ntimaru, Kuria East, committed a cardinal sin against her people after refusing to allow her girls to undergo female circumcision.
This stance was seen as an affront to her community’s values and she has paid the ultimate price of violence and ex-communication from her people.

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The Chief’s Dilemma: Pokot Edition.

The Chief’s Dilemma: Pokot Edition.

Two hundred girls marched to chiefs camp for 2 days. The chief had refused to approve the carrying out of FGM rites in his location. For those two days, he did not eat or drink until he came out, apologized and allowed them to go ahead with the FGM program and cut.

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Sentiments from Kilgoris

Early this year, we were in Kilgoris for a seminar on FGM. The locals turned up and we spoke to them about the effects of the practice. These are some of the sentiments from the seminar.

A man said he was going to check the type of FGM that

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