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WATCH LIVE: REPORT ON GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE IN KENYAN SPORTS REVEALS MOST PLAYERS HAVE EXPERIENCED SEXUAL ABUSE

WATCH LIVE: REPORT ON GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE IN KENYAN SPORTS REVEALS MOST PLAYERS HAVE EXPERIENCED SEXUAL ABUSE

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."

Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed unveiled the much-awaited report on sexual and emotional abuse in Kenyan sports at Diana Beach Hotel in Kwale County in the Kenyan coast. Presenting the finding of the study, Gerry Kweya, committee member in charge of research revealed shocking findings of sexual and emotional abuse with Kenyan sports. The report...

Gay People in Kenya Live in Constant Fear of Attacks, Discrimination, and Lack Legal Protection

Gay People in Kenya Live in Constant Fear of Attacks, Discrimination, and Lack Legal Protection

On August 31, Erica Chandra Kitula, a transgender woman, was found dead under suspicious circumstances in Westlands, Nairobi. Kitula volunteered with Jinsiangu, an organization that describes itself as “a Nairobi-based social justice organization working to create awareness and respect of trans[gender], intersex, and gender non-conforming Kenyans.” Circumstances surrounding her death remain a mystery. The following...