Girls in West Pokot are at risk after the reemergence of teenage pregnancies, forced marriages and F

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Thousands of girls in West Pokot are at risk of being subjected to retrogressive of teenage pregnancies, early forced marriages and female genital mutilation practices this coming festive season.
Local organizations working in the County have raised concern over the rise of repugnant practices where many girls have been lined up for vices which will lead them to drop out of school at an early age.
Over 75 per cent of girls in the area are at risk of being subjected to the unkind cut later to be married off during this holidays as many ceremonies planned unless the government makes good it’s warning of dire consequences.

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