RELATIVES AND FRIENDS MOURN JEDIDAH WERU, SOME ALLEGE AMERICAN HUSBAND WAS ABUSIVE; TRIED TO CREMATE HER WITHOUT TELLING FAMILY IN KENYA

RELATIVES AND FRIENDS MOURN JEDIDAH WERU, SOME ALLEGE AMERICAN HUSBAND WAS ABUSIVE; TRIED TO CREMATE HER WITHOUT TELLING FAMILY IN KENYA

Kenyan family has moved to court to stop cremation efforts. Jedidah's pastor said the husband appeared controlling in a marriage counseling session. Friends say he took away her phone and isolated her from the community. Jedidah competed in the Safari Rally as the first all-female crew in Kenya's history and worked as a presenter in Kameme FM.
CATHERINE NDEREBA BROUGHT TO TEARS BY ABUSED WOMEN’S STORIES DURING AGNES TIROP GBV-IN SPORT CONFERENCE

CATHERINE NDEREBA BROUGHT TO TEARS BY ABUSED WOMEN’S STORIES DURING AGNES TIROP GBV-IN SPORT CONFERENCE

Coaches, teammates, and officials are listed as the worst offenders. Eliud Kipchoge said Kenyan athletes lack morals and are surrounded by negative people. And emotional Catherine Ndereba, globally known as "Catherine The Great" challenged the judiciary to do something to hold offenders accountable. "It's my prayer that our beloved country, would land to a place, whereby we'll be able to put all those criminals into account. It's too painful, way too painful when you see or hear somebody has done something that's really immoral yet they walk freely in our country. Yet we say we have judiciary in our country."