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The Constitution aptly guarantees human rights

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There is an ongoing concern among human rights defenders and lawyers on The Security Laws (Amendment) Bill which is intended to empower the government and security agencies to fight terrorism. There are many glaring concerns on the Bill, like how Parliament want it rushed which have been captured here How new security law to fight terror infringes on rights. Human ...

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Why should witches be burnt? The Witchcraft Act in the Kenyan Constitution

Burning witches

  A major human rights scandal that has been neglected for ages ‘It is late Afternoon in Nyamataro Village. I hear wailing sounds filled with anger and excitement. At first, my mind churns that it could be a celebration of release of young men from the circumcision dens. I keep peeling my cassavas. Today, I am preparing my favorite ‘city-meal’ ...

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