Campus girls open up about rape by fellow students
In Kenya, such victims rarely report sexual assault cases due to stigma, besides having been socially close to the perpetrators. Indeed, the offices of the dean of students in the majority of Kenyan universities hardly ever receive rape reports. Agnes, a victim of sexual assault, agreed to speak to The Nairobian on condition that we conceal her identity. Perpetrators of sexual assaults range from students, university staff and community members. But just what would prompt a victim to keep mum about their rape ordeal in campus?