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IN People ON 02 Aug, 2016
Women empowerment has been a major issue in almost all countries. Women are suffering due to violence and pain inflicted on them all over the world and the numbers are increasing with each passing day. Incidents like this should be brought into the eyes of the common man because people need to be aware of the horrible things happening around them.
Here is a story about a man who cut his wife's hand and it will make you cry.
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Jackline Mwende was brutally attacked by Stephen Ngila at her home in Kenya. He also hacked his wife's hands off with a machete for failing to conceive a child after seven years of marriage.
She was brutally attacked and as he attacked her, he told- "Today is your last day." Doctors say that the man was the reason she was unable to conceive a child because he was impotent.
The case had sparked outrage in Kenya. She later called her husband heartless human and wanting to kill her despite her immense love for him.
According to women's rights group "Equality Now," the government needs to take a zero tolerance stand on protecting the rights of girls and women. It should be ensured that the police are able to deal with sensitive cases like this.