Five Kenya school girls,Stacy Owino, Purity Achieng, Ivy Ajunyi, Synthia Otieno, and Macrine Atieno, don develop application wey go stop female genital mutilation.
Dis five school girls, be students for Kenya’s Western City, wey dey Kisumu. Dem dey call demselves – “Restorers”, based on say, dem wan restore hope to hopeless girls.
Di five girls develop dis app, based on di international Technovation Competition, where girls dey develop apps wey go stop Female Genital Mutilation.
Stacy Owino, for wetin she tell Reuters Foundation, say,
“FGM, be big problem wey dey affect girls everywhere, and na di thing be di problem dem wan solve “
” Dis software application go change our lives, whether we win or not”. Na wetin she talk, wen dem go for di ITC.
Di five girls be students for Kenya Western City, wey dey Kisumu.
Di matta be say, Luo Community for Kenya no dey do FGM, but dem get friends wey dem cut.
Purity Achieng talk say,
“We get friends wey dem cut, but since dat time till now, she never come school, and she follow for smart girls we get”
I-Cut, wey be di name of di app, dey connect girls, and dey give medical and legal advice for risks wey Female Genital Mutilation get.