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How boys are undergoing the rite of passage in Nairobi


Each cohort, he says, consists of 12 boys. They are taken through the cut first, which is followed by mentorship by professionals.

How boys are undergoing the rite of passage in Nairobi

By Gardy Chacha | 1 month ago

Rite of passage gone awry

Rite of passage gone awry

The death of two boys last week unmasked the shroud of violence, sex and drugs that has tainted the image of an erstwhile respected ritual.

Standard Team | 2 years ago

Church that circumcises newborn boys and plays by its own rules

Three boys draped in snow white robs with matching caps, stand before a solemn congregation. Their heads are bowed and hands clasped. The boys have undergone a rite of passage — circumcision.

Isaiah Gwengi | 4 years ago

Let's ensure circumcision is safe

Parts of western Kenya are getting ready for circumcision. However, local leaders must take necessary measures to ensure the rite of passage is done safely.

Brian Mutoro | 4 years ago