Picture a faraway, hard-to-reach village, deep in rural Kenya where most families, if they are lucky, live on less than 100 shillings a day. Now picture a young woman in the same village, in her final trimester of pregnancy, battling between making a decision to go and work on her tiny shamba in order to support her family, or walk for 10 kilometres to a health centre for a check-up on what could be a pregnancy complication with severe consequences.

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5 OCTOBER 2017 - At least 30 people have died of Malaria in Marsabit and Baringo counties in the past week.

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A memorial service is under way in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, for nine students who died on September 2nd in a fire that broke out at their dormitory in Moi Girls High School.

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16 June 2017 - On June 16, 1976, in Soweto, South Africa, about 10,000 black school children marched in a column more than half a mile long, protesting the poor quality of their education and demanding their right to be taught in their own language.

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NAIROBI, 26 January 2017 – At least 2,000 street children have been rescued and rehabilitated in Nairobi in an ongoing initiative by the County Government to get them off the streets.

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NAIROBI, 2 November 2016 - AFRICA24 MEDIA is supporting the AFRICAN CHILD POLICY FORUM in their campaign to stop extreme violence against the continent's children.

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MOROTO, 28 September 2016 — From dominating Kampala City streets, Karimojong children have relocated to neighbouring Nairobi, Kenya, a local government official from Moroto District, has revealed.

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4 April 2016 - Many public primary and secondary schools in Kenya lack basic learning facilities such as classrooms even as education experts debate whether or not the current system and curriculum should be changed.

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11 March 2016 - Primary school children are routinely subjected to verbal, physical and sexual abuse, according to a new report.

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18 December 2015 - Police in Kenya have rescued hundreds of girls from female genital mutilation before ceremonies often seen as a rite of passage to adulthood begin this weekend.

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