Tanzania urged to lift school ban on pregnant pupils - Thomson Reuters Foundation

DAR ES SALAAM, June 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women's group joined forces on Thursday against Tanzania's ban on pregnant pupils in state schools, saying education was a girl's best shot at success. In a joint statement, 29 nonprofit groups ...

[The Sexuality Blog] Tanzania's President Magufuli proves when it comes to reproductive rights Africa really is a ... - YNaija

“As long as I am president … no pregnant student will be allowed to return to school … After getting pregnant, you are done.” – John Magufuli, 2017. Those are the last words you'd expect to hear from any public official, let alone a president, but ...

Tanzania: President Magufuli, Ban Sexual Violence, Not Teenage Mothers From School - AllAfrica.com

By punishing pregnant girls and denying them their education, the government is penalizing them on the basis of gender and is curtailing their futures so they are likely to remain trapped in a cycle of poverty. Around one in four females in Tanzania is ...

Tanzania: CCM Defends Magufuli Ban On Teen Mothers - AllAfrica.com

Dar es Salaam — CCM has clarified that President John Magufuli's decision to ban teen mothers from being readmitted to public schools, saying it was in line with party's manifesto. Addressing journalists on Thursday, CCM ideology and publicity ...