Chapter 4: Bill of Rights
Part 2 - Rights and fundamental freedoms
Article 26 of the constitution of Kenya 2010
Right to life
- Every person has the right to life.
- The life of a person begins at conception.
- A person shall not be deprived of life intentionally, except to the extent authorized by this Constitution or other written law.
- Abortion is not permitted unless, in the opinion of a trained health professional, there is need for emergency treatment, or the life or health of the mother is in danger, or if permitted by any other written law.