Media personality and podcaster Adelle Onyango has confirmed the launch dates for her new book. Co-authored by Lanji Ouko-Awori the book’s title is Our Broken Silence. In a post, via her official Instagram account, the former Kiss FM radio host wrote. “I’m so excited to finally share this book with you! Our guest of honour is Hon. Chief Justice Martha Koome who also wrote our foreword and a powerful one at that!”
Our Broken Silence will be launched at the McMillan Memorial Library on 3rd March 2022. Hosted by Adelle and Lanji, the event will commence from 6 pm all the way till 9 pm. Tickets (inclusive of the book) are retailing at KES 3000 and are available on Ticketsasa.
According to Adelle, the book documents stories by various people who have been affected by sexual violence in one way or another. These include survivors, victims, observers, activities, nurses, lawyers, and family members.
Adelle has been at the forefront in advocating for sexual violence survivors. She hopes to use this book to further the discussion on the effects of sexual violence. Adelle now joins the many Kenyan Kenyan celebrities who have released books such as Fancy Fingers, Lupita Nyongo, Lilian Nganga, Boniface Mwangi, and Jeff Koinange among others.