Domestic violence in Kenya

Domestic violence in Kenya is a problem as in many parts of Africa.[1]

There is a deep cultural belief in Kenya that it is socially acceptable to hit a woman to discipline a spouse.[2][3] [4]


  1. "Entrenched Epidemic: Wife-Beatings in Africa". The New York Times. Retrieved 2014-03-24.
  2. "Why fewer men are beating their wives". Standard. Retrieved 2014-03-24.
  3. "1.5m men are victims of domestic violence:report". Daily Nation. Retrieved 2014-03-24.
  4. "Girls Win Landmark Decision Against Police In Kenya Rape Case". CBC. Retrieved 2014-03-24.
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