Number of women seeking abortions on the increase
17 August 2015, 08:05
Nairobi - The government has disclosed that about half a million abortions are conducted in the country annually, with an estimated 375,000 cases being conducted by quacks.
Out of these backstreet abortions, 2 600 victims succumb to unsafe abortion-related complications.
According to a report published in The Standard, women who fall pregnant from rape and extra-marital affairs are likely to procure abortions.
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