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St Francis Girls: Dorcas Rigathi's school where boyfriends were banned

The girls are strictly guarded and any man coming to visit them whether on Visiting Day or regular days is thoroughly interrogated to ensure they are the right people to visit.
By Silas Nyamweya 2023-10-12 18:23:00
Punishment ranged from kneeling at the fishpond, whipping, clearing the compound with blunt pangas, and kneeling near dogs’ kennels.
By James Mwangi 2023-05-22 10:22:00
Moi established the market in order to improve the living conditions of his community members and had chosen Barng’etuny to be the market’s chief auctioneer.
By Silas Nyamweya 2023-04-17 16:00:00
Others who were guided by the motto "distinguished for excellence," include Harriet Njeri, a neurosurgeon at the Kenyatta National Hospital and Grace Saitoti.
By The Nairobian Reporter
Jun. 14, 2022
Bullying was unheard of but many girls recall ‘monos’ having sessions to ‘introduce’ themselves to “seniors”
By Silas Nyamweya
Mar. 17, 2022
Over the years, the school known for grooming beautiful girls with long hair, has also been excelling in hockey and music festival.
By The Nairobian Reporter
Feb. 24, 2022
During preps time, some of the students could lock themselves inside the dormitory just to listen to music.
By Silas Nyamweya
Jan. 13, 2022
Whoever drew the closest likeness to the ex-senior chief would receive a certificate and cash prize. On the fete day, then Higher Education Minister Joseph Kamotho announced Miguna as the winner.
By James Mwangi
Feb. 20, 2023
There is also an iconic "Power Mechanics Workshop" where electricity lessons and drills were taught.
By Silas Nyamweya
Jan. 20, 2023
Other than academics the school has been performing well in music and drama.
By Silas Nyamweya
Jan. 19, 2023
Pupils were discouraged from buying roast maize sold by dirty traders near the school gate.
By James Mwangi
Dec. 31, 2022
The school has set Thursday as a Kiswahili Day where all students are required to communicate purely in the language.
By Mike Kihaki
Oct. 18, 2022