CITY GIRL: Young girls, forget easy money, be safe - Nairobi News - 5 months ago, 8 Sep 08:07

By: Njoki Chege

There are few topics I avoid writing about, and one of them is that on “sponsors”. I shun mainly because I highly disagree with the “sponsorship philosophy” of transactional intimacy between sponsors and sponsees.

Secondly, because such topics are not very compatible with a woman of great c-suite ambitions — and substantial potential — such as I. So I promised myself I’d keep off some topics unless they became a matter of life and death.

Today is that day.

The growing number of young women turning up dead in thickets with their guts spilt and throats slit for allegedly getting involved in romantic relationships with powerful men is a worrying trend.

Mercy Keino, Carol Ngumbu and now Sharon Otieno are just the few women we know about owing to the media attention, although something tells me there are more women linked to powerful men who have gone down that road that we did not ...
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