Lawyer Duncan Okubasu,(centre) and Gladys Kinyanjui (right) together with executive director of Candles for Girls Initiative Wanjiku Muhoho,leaves Milimani law courts after filing a case in which an 18 years old secondary school girl arrested two weeks ago over the allegations of engaging sex in public. BY SAM ALFAN. An Eighteen year old highschool girl who was allegedly stripped by the Police and arrested for allegedly engaging in sex and abusing drugs in a bus, is now seeking 7million as compensation for violation of her rights to privacy and human dignity.
The girl who was reportedly found with bhang in her underwear wants the DPP compelled to institute criminal proceedings against the police officer who took her pictures. Cradle who are representing the girl also wants a criminal conviction against the girl quashed.
She says that since the incident she has suffered shame and anxiety after her pictures were circulated on Social Media.
The matter was certified urgent and will be heard next week.The girl was among 45 students who had hired a bus.