Kenyan women rescued from forced prostitution in India

Two Kenyan women tricked into travelling to India for jobs, but forced into prostitution have been rescued and are at the Kenyan Embassy in New Delhi. They will soon be brought home. FILE | PHOTO

What you need to know:

  • Traffickers are exploiting the vulnerability of young Kenyan girls to lure them into forced prostitution and other inhuman and degrading activities in foreign lands, CAS Namwamba said.
  • Two young women were rescued in India and are currently staying at the Kenyan Embassy.
  • They were tricked into getting jobs in India, but were forced into prostitution.

The desperation of Kenyan youth in search of employment abroad exposes many to dangers that have left some dead.

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