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Justice Koome: Age of sexual consent remain at 18

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Proponents say lowering the age of consent will reduce the number of teenage boys convicted and jailed for “defilement

Justice Koome: Age of sexual consent remain at 18

By Mireri Junior | 8 months ago

Age of consent should change

Age of consent should change

It is from this thinking that some countries have legislated exceptions to the general rule of punishing wrongdoing for all non-consensual sex.

Sylvia Kang’ara | 9 months ago

To lower or raise age of consent isn't the question, rather how best can we protect our children?

According to Kenyan law, sexual intercourse with a person aged under 18 is illegal.

Maurice Omondi | 9 months ago

Teens reject plan to lower consent age for sex from 18 to 16 years

They feared that adults mostly men would take advantage of younger girls resulting in increased cases of sexual violence in schools and homes.

Mercy Kahenda | 10 months ago

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