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Parents told to avoid hiding children living with disability

By James Omoro | Published Wed, December 6th 2017 at 00:00, Updated December 5th 2017 at 23:58 GMT +3
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Parents in the county have been told to stop hiding their disabled children.

Rockefeller Okeyo, the county chairman of Persons Living With Disability Forum, said hiding such a child was tantamount to violation of human rights.

Speaking in Homa Bay town, Mr Okeyo called on parents to give children equal freedom of interaction. He said keeping children away from the public had denied a number of them access to education.