The Undoing: Arwa Michelle Mboya

When Rita Kamau was born on the 17th of December 2001 to a sea of eager female eyes (some old, most middle-aged, a few under the age of ten), she was a soft caramel colour and almost completely bald. ‘All babies come out that way. She’ll grow hair eventually.’ The nurse told her mother, Susan. Susan had undergone eight hours […]