The children also condemned cultures and practices in certain communities in Uganda, which still allow girls below the consent age of 18
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...
Civil Society Organizations are worried about increasing child marriages, urge men to get involved.
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"...
“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...
Chad made international headlines after the 2016 kidnap and gang rape of a schoolgirl called Zouhoura by young men from well-to-do families.
Malaysian activists have called for law reform to end child marriage, which they said was widespread among the country's Muslim population.
Poverty is considered one of the factors pushing families into using child marriage as an economic and survival strategy.
When asked why she never returned to school, Mutono revealed that she was four-months pregnant
“This will cater for all girls who dropped out of school because of early pregnancies, rape and defilement."
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