Today on International Day of the Girl Child we meet Josephine Kulea, a Kenyan child rights activist and the founder of Samburu Girl Foundation.
Due to the cultural traditions ingrained in the Maasai through their elders, such as child marriage and FGM, the female Maasai are unable to speak out or initiate change. Here is where the beautiful young men, modern and passionate in their views, bid to end these forms of cruelty enforced in their culture by forming a cricket team
The father of a 13-year-old girl who was gang-raped by four young men in Kano state, Nigeria, has accepted the proposal by one of the men to marry the child
If you thought your home country was unique in its problem with child marriages, you have it all wrong. This week, a 37 year-old Ivorian man will appear in court for forcing his 11 year-old daughter into marriage. That, for most children, is before the age of puberty
In Zimbabwe, in an incident that has left Chiwundura villagers in shock, a 34-year-old man impregnated his 15-year-old stepdaughter before marrying her as his second wife.