Studies show that about 40% of girls are married at a young age.
“In the past, many young girls in the old African societies were immediately married off the moment they started their menstrual periods due to poor knowledge...
Child marriage constitutes defilement, a criminal offence that attracts life imprisonment.
The ‘potential husband’ not identified yet had approached a 16-year old girl, with sh100, 000 and asked for her hand in marriage.
The number of young girls being married off is disguised in certain instances because some parents won’t talk about it
The young performers communicate that such issues are a catalyst of poor education performance.
The man explained he tried to take care of his family and at the same time wanted to get rid of another mouth he had to feed
BPW is an international movement that seeks to expand women's participation in representation and leadership, achieving equal pay for work of equal value...
For two months, this man reportedly sexually abused his ‘wife’.
Action will be taken against parents found engaging in the practice.
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