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Kitante Primary School pupils condemn child...

The children also condemned cultures and practices in certain communities in Uganda, which still allow girls below the consent age of 18

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Rakai women form group to fight child marriages...

According to the 2014 population census report, 3,362 children were married off between 10-17 years in Rakai. Lwamagwa Sub-County had 474 married children...

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What next for child mothers?

Civil Society Organizations are worried about increasing child marriages, urge men to get involved.

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Mothers of the Missing: Anguished search...

The anguished mother showed everyone she met the snap of the 16-year-old friends Dua and Di in white and red velvet dresses, the words "Falling Into You"...

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Child mother speaks out, steers emotional...

“We had nothing to eat since my husband who was just 18-years-old had no job and the entire family turned against me alleging that I had brought bad fortune...

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Chadian child bride seeks justice against...

Chad made international headlines after the 2016 kidnap and gang rape of a schoolgirl called Zouhoura by young men from well-to-do families.

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Outrage after Malaysian man marries 11-year-old...

Malaysian activists have called for law reform to end child marriage, which they said was widespread among the country's Muslim population.

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Married off at 11: Child marriages still...

Poverty is considered one of the factors pushing families into using child marriage as an economic and survival strategy.

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Missing student found 'married'

When asked why she never returned to school, Mutono revealed that she was four-months pregnant

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Gov’t prioritises education for child mothers...

“This will cater for all girls who dropped out of school because of early pregnancies, rape and defilement."

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Expectant mothers warned against...

The warning was given by specialists from St. John Ambulance Uganda during a health camp at Mutembe Landing Site, Nyenga sub-county in Buikwe district.