Period Stain: School girl takes own life after being humiliated


A schoolgirl in Kenya has taken her own life after allegedly being shamed in class for having her period and staining her uniform.

According to the The girl`s mother, her daughter hanged herself after being humiliated by a teacher.

Kenya passed a law in 2017 to provide free sanitary towels for schoolgirl

However, a parliamentary committee is currently investigating why the programme is yet to be rolled out across all schools.


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