Jul 10, 2018
The Sad End of Fati
Child birth complications killed Fati at age 26. It was her sixth child after she dropped out of school at age 15 to marry Musa, who was 50 years.
Fati, was cajoled to marry Musah because Memunatu,...
Feb 12, 2018
'I was 12 when I married a 35-year-old'
All too often girls in countries across sub-Saharan Africa can be married off an early age, trapping them in a cycle that is almost impossible to escape.
They can be held by poverty, sexual and...
Jan 23, 2018
Digging up the Roots to End Child Marriage
16 year old Anita used to work in the local chop bar as dish-washer and his face and arms were scatted with scars from the physical abuse and assault meted on her by her 56 year-old husband when she...