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At 22, I can’t imagine myself in a marriage, I feel I am still young, way too young. It breaks my heart going over the child marriage statistics every day, which are rising in all parts of Africa. 947 more words
The recent news that, Kano State has decided to drop culpable homicide (or murder) charges against Wasila Tasiu, a child bride, who poisoned her husband, Umar Sani, has apparently brought to an end, a story which was never likely to end happily. 268 more words
Daughters are precious. India has fewer and fewer girls; this is mostly because unborn female babies are being killed at a very high rate. The desires for a baby boy has become so much that husbands and families are willing to kill an unborn baby, if they find out it’s a girl. 718 more words
KANO—The Kano State government has dropped murder charges against a 14-year-old girl, who reportedly killed her husband.
The child bride, Wasila Tasiu allegedly thumb-printed a confessional statement while in police custody that she killed her husband, Umar Sani through application of rat po… 6 more words