Kenyan women in fear

Sexual violence is keeping women in their homes in Nairobi's slums.

    In Kenya a woman is raped every 30 minutes.

    That culture of sexual violence has long kept women in fear and inside their homes especially at night.

    Now a new report by Amnesty International shows attacks in Kenya's slums have been rising at alarming levels over the last few years.

    Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Nairobi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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