Woman who reported daughter’s defilement by grandfather, uncle chased away from home


The mother of the 11 year old girl who was reportedly defiled by her grandfather and uncle in Kathiani has been chased away from her home by family members.

She says the family members accused her of defaming the family and demanded that she leave with her other children.

Before reporting the matter to the police, the family members had apparently held talks in a bid to have the incident resolved amongst them.

However, the mother recorded a statement with the police leading to the arrest of the two suspects.

The distraught women was then forced to flee her home and camp outside the Machakos Children’s Office for assistance .

While narrating her ordeal, she pleaded for justice for her daughter but also for the government to provide safety for her and her children