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11 Nov 2019
The recent statistics by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) that Nigeria has the second largest number of child brides in the world, with 23 million girls...
10 Nov 2019
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said 23million Nigerian children are married off as child brides, and as a result, they drop out of school. The agency said Nigeria is the second largest in the world.
23 May 2019
Reika Musa is 13-years old. Rekia is six months pregnant. Rekia, married, is out-of-school and has to hawk items on the streets to survive. Eno Obi is nine-years-old. She is a house girl to a rich family in Calabar. Eno was taken from her parents when she was just six. Eno was violated at the…

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