“You took away my worth-future,” says 16 year old defiled, impregnated girl
SEE ALSO :KCSE candidate kicked to death at schoolAt Makueni Police Station, OCPD Bosita Omukholongolo admitted that the suspect had not been arrested for interrogation months after the matter was first reported. “It’s unfortunate he has not been arrested. Every effort has been made,” said Mr Omukholongolo. The 16-year-old girl is now trying to adjust to life as a young mother. When The Standard visited the family home last week, she had taken her week-old baby to Kilala Dispensary, about 15km away. Broke down She returned at about 2pm, and broke down as she recounted the events leading to her predicament.
SEE ALSO :County targets men in family planningShe claimed that the suspect dragged her to his house and defiled her before giving her Sh50 in exchange for her silence. The girl said her teacher had also defiled her several times in his office before he was transferred to a nearby school. Female teachers at her school started to suspect she was pregnant and sent her to the clinic for a test, which turned out positive. Now, the girl says, her future is uncertain. “My dreams are gone, I thought of going back to sit the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education examination, but I don’t think I will perform well,” she said.