A recent update online began a tweet storm that gave many Kenyan men a glimpse into the life of a woman. The tweet which asked women to share what a perfect day in their life would look like, revealed the daily obstacles women face. The tweets shocked many on the objectification women face daily.
Women responded to the question: “if harassment was nonexistent, what would you do that you cannot do now?” Here are some of the top tweets:
Ladies, in a Utopian world, if harassment was nonexistent, what would you do that you cannot do now?
Me: taking walks at night.
— 🇰🇪Nyaguthii Akinyi Chelang'at 😊 (@_omalicha__) November 10, 2017
I think moving around freely at night or in deserted, random spaces would be my favourite thing to do. 😍
— Dr. Njoki Ngumi 🇰🇪 (@njokingumi) November 10, 2017
Dance in a club with nobody touching my butt
— Nylow 🌱 (@NyLow9) November 10, 2017
I hate having to scan a jav every time to see whether the men look like trouble
— Tracy Kadesa (@kadesatracy) November 10, 2017
This thread went viral amid claims that various celebrities including Nick Mutuma had sexually assaulted women in the past.