In Kenya, alarm over rise in teen pregnancies during pandemic
Sixteen-year-old Linnet covers her face bashfully, mumbling into her hands as she recounts how she met the young man who bought her fries and gave her money, before leaving her pregnant and facing even greater poverty than before.
Beauty queen leads war against child abuse, teenage pregnancy
In recent times, child abuse has become a major issue in Nigeria with many recorded cases. In developed and developing countries, teenage pregnancy continues to receive increased attention...
Boy, 15, Is Real Dad Of Baby That Girl, 13, Claimed Was Fathered By 10-Year-Old
In a shocking twist to the story of the pregnant 13-year-old girl in Russia that claimed a 10-year-old boy was the father of her unborn child, it has been discovered that the real dad is a 15-year-old boy. The 15-year-old boy identified as Stepan as been placed on house arrest following suspicion that he is…
Pregnant 13-Year-Old Claims 10-Year-Old Boy Is The Father Of Her Unborn Baby
A pregnant thirteen years old has claimed that a 10-year-old boy is the father to her unborn baby, says the pair fell in love at first sight. Daria, 13, and Ivan, 10, have appeared on a television talk show in Russia ahead of their baby's arrival to share details of their relationship, the Mirror UK…
Empowering the girl child in Nigeria
Religious misinterpretations, poverty, teenage pregnancy and early marriage amongst others are factors hindering the girl-child in Nigeria. Despite accounting for 94.2million out of the 200 million population of Nigeria, the female gender is relegated, treated as second class citizens in the country.