The Kenyan government have banned a popular dance known as ‘Kwara Kwara’, stating that it leads to Immoralities and early pregnancy.
The dance was banned in Kacheliba sub-county, West Pokot county, and the Kacheliba Deputy County Commissioner, Kennedy Kiprop said anyone found disobeying the ban should be arrested.
According to Kennedy, ever since the dance gained it popularity, there has been high rate of ealry pregnancy, which leads to dropping out of school and early marriages.
He said; “There is this new dance called Kwara Kwara that is popular among the youth and which has led to immorality among them. I am banning it with immediate effect. All the chiefs and their assistants should crack the whip and arrest those found disobeying the ban.
“I am urging you, locals, not to allow youths in the villages to hold this dance as it is really derailing the gains we had made in educating our children, especially the girls