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Kenya ranked low in women representation in parliament

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By: Anthony Gitonga

Kenya has been ranked as one of the countries with the lowest number of women legislators in the region despite the Two Thirds gender rule. Elected women leaders have expressed concern over the slow implementation of the Two Thirds gender rule. The case on the Two Thirds gender rule is in High Court after its implementation faced several setbacks in Parliament. According to the latest statistics, Kenya stands at position six, with 22 per cent of women in the National Assembly and 31 per cent in ...
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Kenya ranked low in women representation in parliament

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