Why traditional chiefs like me must stand against child marriage

In the time it has taken to read this article 45 girls under the age of 18 have been married

Each year, 12 million girls are married before the age of 18

That is 23 girls every minute

Nearly 1 every 2 seconds

About the author

Chief Nzamane

Chief Nzamane is a traditional chief from Zambia. He is the founder of Mbufene Development Association.

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