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Kenya rape sentence protests

Hundreds of protesters have marched through the Kenyan capital of Nairobi to demand justice for a 16-year-old girl who was the victim of a brutal gang-rape.

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Protesters march to demand justice for rape victim

Hundreds of protesters have marched through the Kenyan capital of Nairobi to demand justice for a 16-year-old girl who was the victim of a brutal gang-rape.

The men accused of gang-raping the girl, referred to under the pseudonym 'Liz', were ordered by police to cut grass as a punishment.

The punishment sparked national outrage and calls for justice from numerous women's campaign groups.

Protesters wore t-shirts and held placards reading 'Justice for Liz' Credit: RTV
Protesters gathered outside the office of the Inspector of Police to demand action. Credit: RTV
Protesters chanted 'No more rape' as they marched through Nairobi. Credit: RTV

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