Referee demanded high school wrestler cut his dreadlocks or forfeit his match. Kenya Africa Hunger news. Guac out this holiday season with this DIY avocado cocoa face mask. In one case, a six-year-old girl was raped and beaten by a man with whom her mother was living in exchange for financial protection. Girls as young as 12 are being forced into having sex for money to feed their families in drought-hit parts of Kenya. Many men and boys have taken their livestock to neighbouring Uganda, leaving women, and in some cases young girls, alone to care for younger siblings and older relatives. Families in rural areas of Turkana, one of the regions hardest hit by late rains, are sending their daughters to urban centres to make money.
Invited to a drop-in centre, 88 of the girls visited in the following days and confirmed that they had been driven to prostitution as a direct result of the drought and lack of food.
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Topics Sexual violence Women's rights and gender equality. Many are forced to sell their bodies, earning as little as 50 Kenyan shillings 37p for sex, according to a report published by the International Rescue Committee IRC on Wednesday. Referee demanded high school wrestler cut his dreadlocks or forfeit his match. Many of the girls engaged in transactional sex are very vulnerable to abuse, violence and sexually transmitted infections, said Lwambe. Religious leaders reflect back on Skiing Santas hit the slopes in Idaho. The youngest girl interviewed was