Activists Want Magufuli to Reconsider Teen Mothers School Ban

Tanzania's civil societies have urged the government to listen to the public outcry following President John Magufuli's decision that, during his time in the office, teen mothers will not be allowed back to school after having their babies.

A joint press conference held in Dar es Salaam by the Coalition of Civil Society Organisations, which advocate women and girls’ rights, stressed the importance of educating girls.


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