A 16 year old student at Langalanga Secondary School in Nakuru, Kenya reportedly committed suicide after a teacher asked her to shave her hair.
She was apparently asked to shave her hair as punishment for allegedly unbraiding her hair on the last day of the second term, which ended in mid-September.
Shamamcy Wanjiru, a 16-year-old girl from Kaloleni, committed suicide on September 28, 2022, at her family’s house.
Her relative told the media;
According to the family, Wanjiru left an apology letter to the said teacher before hanging herself.