Male students impregnate six schoolmates in Taita

PREGNANT WOMAN PHOTO/COURTESY

Six female students from Kizumanzi Secondary School in Saghalla, Voi Constituency, Taita Taveta County have been impregnated by their male colleagues, says Voi District Education Officer Kennedy Machora.

Speaking to eDaily Tuesday, Mr. Machora said his office will take appropriate action against the male students.

He adds the problem of early pregnancies among students is rampant in Voi.

Mr. Machora has advised parents to guide and counsel their children about their sexuality.

The six female students remain upbeat they will complete their education despite facing potential challenges of dropping out as a result of unwanted pregnancy.

 

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