On Wednesday 26 September 2018, Kanyoyo Primary School in Mongu district hosted a handover ceremony for 20 inclusive Early Child Care, Development and Education funded by Save the Children Italy. The ceremony was graced by the first lady of the republic of Zambia Mrs. Esther Lungu, the Minister of general education David Mabumba and the director of operations for the Zambia country office Chilobe Kambikambi.
*Loveness is child marriage survivor; she fell pregnant when she was 16 years old and could not complete her education. She is now 18 years, a wife and a mother in a rural district in Zambia. Despite the fact that the legal age of marriage in Zambia is 21, on average 31% of women aged 20–24 years were married by the age of 18.
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