Students launch campaign against femicide, rape in campus

A university student carries a placard during a June 8, 2021 in Nairobi to protest against rising cases of rape and femicide in institutions of higher learning.

Photo credit: Evans Habil | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • University students yesterday held a peaceful demonstration in Nairobi where they registered their displeasure on increasing cases of rape and femicide targeting them.
  • They called upon the Kenya National Commission on Human rights, the National Police Service and the Judiciary to ensure families of students who have been killed are served justice.

University students across the country have kicked off a campaign against the increasing cases of femicide and rape affecting them.

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