Remembering Jelida

Njuri Ncheke will unveil a memorial stone at their headquarters in Laare, Meru county.

FGM Killed Jelida

JELIDA, a 14-year-old, took her last breathe battling a sacred wound she was forced to acquire. Jelida ailed, was forced to bear the pain, and shame. ‘Shame’ which she did not bring to herself. She suddenly became a sin… she became a bad omen. She was disowned!… disowned to the last minute, and was checked […]