Entry #1382: Equal age of consent in Kenya

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RegionKenya
IssueEqual age of consent
Statusna
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionThe age of consent in Kenya is 18 years for heterosexuals. Since homosexual activity is illegal, there is no age of consent for homosexuals.
Sourceshttp://www.africanchildforum.org/clr/Legislation%20Per%20Country/kenya/kenya_penal_1930_en.pdf


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NoteThe age of consent in Kenya is 16 years for heterosexuals. Since homosexual activity is illegal, there is no age of consent for homosexuals.The age of consent in Kenya is 18 years for heterosexuals. Since homosexual activity is illegal, there is no age of consent for homosexuals.

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