Three girls at Moi Girls High school Nairobi were raped on Friday night, Police have moved in to investigate the crime with allegations that the school management tried to cover-up the issue.
A parent of one of the affected girls said that a test conducted at the Nairobi Women’s hospital confirmed that her daughter was raped.
The girl was referred to Kenyatta National Hospital for further tests.
One of the survivors said a man – only described as brown in complexion, attacked them at night, claims that the school attempted to water down, according to some parents.
The man reportedly raped a girl in a toilet before committing the heinous act on two other girls in the dormitory – christened Iten.
The situation of the other two girls remains unclear.
Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations visited the school on Saturday and have launched a deeper probe into the incident.
The school is said to be crowded having admitted more students than capacity.
More to follow