Following a series of abuse cases in Europe and North America, revelations have emerged of sexual abuse by priests in a number of African countries. The case of Father Renato Kizito, who is accused of raping young men in Kenya, shows how local power structures work in favor of the clerics. By Horand Knaup in Nairobi.
After a longer week in South Sudan covering the referendum I am back in Kenya briefly. In Kenya the news that struck me most is the recent adverts on Sunday Nation by Comboni missionaries that Rev Father Renato Kizito Sesana is innocent of child molestation. The news portrayed KTN reporter Evelyn Wamboi interviewing two young men whose faces were hidden behind silhouettes.
Nairobi — Police were on Monday analysing a video clip and photos that allegedly show Father Renato Kizito, the Catholic priest accused of child abuse, having sex with a boy. According to deputy police spokesperson Charles Wahong'o, CID officers were studying copies of the photos and the videos to determine their authenticity. Mr Wahong'o, however, declined to divulge details of what experts were looking for to establish whether or not the materials were manipulated.
The links were made available at KSB following an avalanche of visitors who were seeking for the pictures after landing at KSB from other search engines. The search for the Father Kizito photos was triggered by a breaking news item in Kenya to the effect that Father Kizito had, for the second time, been arrested on sexual assault charges. The video was pulled down from Youtube by Youtube authorities soon after it was posted at the site by an anonymous Kenyan.
NAIROBI, Kenya— After three young men and a boy told police last June an Italian priest had been sexually molesting them for years at a shelter for poor children, the most senior Roman Catholic cleric in Kenya announced the church would investigate thoroughly. Ten months later, nothing has been investigated by the church, its lawyer says, and the Vatican has not been notified. The accused priest, the Rev.
In Maya grandfatherly figure with a dazed look in his eyes stood in the dock. He commanded sympathy. The more he was featured on TV, the less he looked the man he was accused to be.
Post a Comment. Wednesday, June 01, Fr Kizito seized on fresh claims of sexual abuse. Father Renato Kizito, a Catholic priest two years ago accused of defiling boys, was taken into custody by police on Thursday 26th May, accused of sexually assaulting his secretary. This is the second time Fr Kizito is getting in trouble with the law over claims of sexual crimes.
Make sure that the kids are away before you click. Father Kizito is a well known catholic priest in Kenya. In this shocking video, he is molesting a young Kenyan male.