• World Outrage as 12-year-old Boy is Set to Marry His 11-year-old Cousin (Photo)

    World Outrage as 12-year-old Boy is Set to Marry His 11-year-old Cousin (Photo)

    The intended marriage between two little children in Egypt has received world wide condemnation, despite the blessing of both families…

    A 12-year-old boy is set to wed his 11-year-old cousin – sparking outrage among activists.

    The engagement between Omar, 12, and Gharam, 11, was announced at the wedding of Nasser Hassan’s eldest son.

    Mr Hassan made the announcement that Omar will be marrying Gharam to “double the joy” at his eldest son’s special day in Egypt.

    He has told local newspapers that there is […]

  • Police arraign man, 23, for defiling 12-year-old boy

    Police arraign man, 23, for defiling 12-year-old boy

    A Kano Magistrates’ Court sitting in Audu Bako Secretariat on Monday ordered the remand of a 25-year-old man, Mansir Sani, for allegedly defiling a 12 year-old boy.

    The defendant, of Yakasai Quarters, Kano, was charged with unnatural offence, contrary to Section 284 of the Penal Code.

    The Prosecutor, Suleiman Danladi, told the court that Yusuf Dauda of Kofar Mata Quarters, Kano, reported the case to Kano State Hisbah Board Office on August 22.

    Danladi said that sometime in August, the defendant Sani lured […]