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Girl successfully fights forced marriage

Nthatuoa Koeshe A seventeen-year-old girl from Maseru resisted an old and abusive traditional practice commonly known as Chobeliso, which would have forced her into marriage without her consent. It is understood the girl’s parents had blessed the barbaric practice on the grounds that the husband-to-be was from a rich family. The teenage ‘bride’ was abducted [...]...

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Published By: sundayexpress - Tuesday, 13 February