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Major milestones for women in fight to be heard

KENYA @ 50

Oh, how far we have come. Today’s 21st century woman is unrecognisable from her early 20th century counterpart and, to some extent, a source of envy.

Major milestones for women in fight to be heard

By By NJOKI KARUOYA | 7 years ago

What Kidero oughts to do  to win women back

What Kidero oughts to do to win women back

The saga surrounding Nairobi Women Representative Rachel Shebesh and Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero is akin to that of a volatile marriage gone south. The similarity in this instance is that of a man ‘disciplining’ his wife for perceived misbehaviour. Sadly, immediately after the assault, there were ‘yippee’ sounds from male chauvinists whose immediate reaction to the unfortunate saga was that Shebesh had asked to be slapped. Yes, sentiments that are unbelievable in this day and age, but we must accept that we still have diehard male chauvinists who believe that women should behave like doormats, not like humans, and any time women display human—like behaviour, they must be slapped (or beaten) into silence.

By NJOKI KARUOYA | 8 years ago

Mentoring girls to be women of purpose

A woman is a ‘Wonderfully Organised Man’.

Njoki Karuoya | 8 years ago

Forget cool,just be yourself

“I began the journey of being the confident woman I am today when I decided to stop being ‘cool’.”

Njoki Karuoya | 8 years ago