1. Nghetuno-The passing out of circumcised girls

    Pre-graduation-Some days before the pass out elders and parents of the girls meet to discuss the requirements of the ceremony. They also discuss and identify one homestead that will be used to host the event. The owner of the identified home must be having a girl/girls who is(are) graduating in...

  2. Drought in East Pokot

    Saturday, at 6:30 AM Joe, Molly, Daniel, Victor, Jennifer and I left for East Pokot.  Before leaving town we picked up Theresa, a pastor who sold her home in the US and moved to Nakuru in December. We went to East Pokot to visit Pastor Chochoi and his wife, Nelly, who operate a home for 50...

  3. Season of Plenty Brings Misery for Teenage Girls

    As soon as the long rains begin, many walk hundreds of kilometers to rescue centre in bid to escape female ‘cut’.