Mrs. Bernadette Loloju – CEO/Secretary

Mrs. Bernadette Resian Loloju is the Chief Executive Officer of the Anti-Female Genital Mutilation Board in Kenya. Mrs Loloju is a passionate girl rights crusader and is committed to ending the practice of Female Genital Mutilation in Kenya by 2022 and eventually having a World that is free from FGM by 2030. She has served in different […]

Ms. Dianah Wanjiku Kamande

Ms. Kamande is a devoted activist against Gender-Based Violence prompted by her traumatizing experience as a survivor. She is a widow passionate about widow’s rights and empowerment. She is the founder of Come Together Widows Organization. Her passion for widows’ empowerment propelled her to organize widows of Kenya into small groups in every ward to enable them[…]

Mr. Rashid Ali Omar

Mr. Rashid is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Sociology at Mount Kenya University. He holds a Master of Arts in Social Development and Management from Maseno University, a Bachelor of Arts in Islamic Law at the Islamic University of Madina, Saudi Arabia, and a Diploma in Linguistics from the University of Nairobi. Mr. Rashid is an Islamic[…]

Dr. Mary C. Ishepe Nandili, PhD, MPH, BSc, Dip Mx, RN

Mary is a Registered Nurse with Midwifery and holds a Doctorate in Public health with a specialty in civil society organization and HIV and AIDS. She has a Master of Public Health and Epidemiology, an undergraduate in Project Planning and Management, and a Diploma in Strategic Management. She has a wide range of skills in leadership and[…]

Ms. Emily Maina

Ms. Emily Maina holds a Master’s Degree in Curriculum Studies and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Education. She has a drive for youth empowerment which is dear to her. She is the Deputy Director -Youth Affairs in charge of Youth Empowerment and Participation and also the Regional Coordinator of Youth Affairs for Nairobi County. Previously she worked[…]

Ms. Emily Opati

Ms. Opati has vast experience in public service with expertise in education and gender matters. She is currently Deputy Director for Gender at the State Department for Gender and has several senior positions such as Acting CEO of the National Government Affirmative Action Fund between 2015-2016. She had also served as Deputy Gender & Social Development Officer[…]

Ms. Lucy Kawira Kiria

Ms. Kiria holds a Masters of Business Administration from Moi University and a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from USIU – Africa She also holds a Diploma in Public Relations Management and a National Diploma in Business from Kenya Institute of Management. She has attended the Senior Managers Leadership Development Program at Strathmore Business School in[…]

Chairperson Ms. Pareyio presides over ARP ceremony for girls in Loitoktok

Our Chairperson Ms. Agnes Pareyio presided over the Alternative Rite Passage pass out of over 100 girls at Rombo Primary School, Loitoktok in Kajiado South. The Chairperson urged the girls to uphold the values they were taught and to be great ambassadors in campaigning for the eradication of FGM in their community. She also urged the local[…]

CAS Hon. Shebesh meets with Laikipia County Administrators on ending FGM

The Chief Administrative Secretary for Youth and Gender Hon. Rachel Shebesh accompanied by officers from the Board engaged the Laikipia County local administration led by the County Commissioner, Deputy County Commissioners, Chiefs and Assistant Chiefs on the implementation of the Presidential directive to end FGM. The CAS said that the President has faith in the local administration[…]

CAS Hon. Shebesh meets Samburu County administrators on ending FGM

The Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Hon. Rachel Shebesh met with the Samburu County Commissioner Mr Wilson Nyakwanga and the local administration at Maralal town in follow-up to the Presidential directive to end FGM in Kenya within three years. The CAS asked the local administration to ensure coordination is effective in implementing the directive for maximum impact and[…]