The Anambra State Ministry of Women and Children Affairs on Sunday, said that it has gotten a protest around a supposed underage marriage including a young lady from Ihiala recognized as Chinwe, and a man from Ozubulu, Mr Izuchukwu Igwilo.
The announcement marked by Lady Ndidi Mezue, the Commissioner, Anambra State Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, said the service is following up working on this issue as it keeps on teaming up with a few people and associations including security organizations towards brisk goals.
“The service is in contact with the young lady’s family, Anambra Police and other invested individuals in the issue including human rights activists,” the announcement peruses.
“The service’s most extreme worry at this period is the wellbeing and prosperity of the young lady being referred to, just as the prosperity of her young tyke. Therefore, the service has up till this time not put forth any press expression, conceded any media interviews nor discharged any photos concerning this issue, this is to secure the poise and protection of the guiltless people included. We approach every one of those taking a shot at this case with us to toe a similar line.
We can report as of now that significant advancement has been made on the issue and wish to express that the young lady being referred to isn’t yet in the guardianship of the service as gave an account of a few online life stages.
We wish to guarantee general society that in accordance with our order, and as can be seen in past social welfare mediations attempted by the Ministry, we will seek after this specific case towards accomplishing an attractive and positive result.”