Posts tagged "child marriage"
Eight-Year-Old Yemeni Bride Dies of Internal Injuries First Night of Marriage

Eight-Year-Old Yemeni Bride Dies of Internal Injuries First Night of Marriage

According to a 2010 report by the Social Affairs Ministry, more than one-quarter of Yemen females marry before the age of 15.
Outrage Over Continuing Child Marriage in Nigeria

Outrage Over Continuing Child Marriage in Nigeria

There has been outrage since the Nigerian Senate votedon July 16th to allow girls to marry without age restrictions.