Christian Teen Who Refused to Deny Christ Subjected to Female Genital Mutilation by Muslim Radicals - Gospel Herald

Muslims radicals punished the daughter of a Christian missionary for her faith by subjecting her to brutal female genital mutilation. Currently, the young woman remains in a coma, struggling for her life. Siegfried Modola/Reuters. Muslims radicals ...

Ambode's wife to women groups: Speak up against female genital mutilation - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has urged mothers, women groups and high-powered government organizations, to step up advocacy towards total eradication of female genital mutilation. The governor's wife made the call on ...

Passionate Pastor saves young Kenyan girls from evils of Female Genital Mutilation - Catholic Online

'We went to tell them that there is still a future for them and they should remain focused on their dreams.' Kenya banned female genital mutilation (FGM) in 2011, but thousands have gone underground to continue the atrocious act.

Liberia: Women Group Wants Female Genital Mutilation Act Put Into Law - AllAfrica.com

Monrovia — As part of celebrations marking the 2017 international day of zero tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) the Women Against Female Genital Mutilation (WAFGEM), a local women advocacy group is disappointed that with 11 years of ...

International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM - Council on Foreign Relations (blog)

Today, Feb. 6, 2017, marks International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. Learn more about the practice of female genital mutilation/cutting through these five publications from the Women and Foreign Policy program, and join the ...

Female genital mutilation causes infertility - http://www.newmail-ng.com/ (satire) (press release) (subscription) (blog)

Dr Okechukwu Ossai, Director of Public Health, Ministry of Health in Enugu, says female genital mutilation can endanger productive health and fertility, advising parents to desist from the practice. Ossai gave the warning in an interview with the News ...

You will not be an outcast: fighting female genital mutilation in Kenya - New Internationalist (blog)

To mark the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) on 6 February, Paula Plaza reflects on a new model for ending the practice in Kenya. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is illegal in Kenya – but 27 per cent of women and ...