FWCC comments on teenage pregnancy premature: Poole

Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation's PS Jennifer Poole. Picture: FT FILE/SUPPLIED

COMMENTS made by Fiji Women Crisis Centre’s co-ordinator Shamima Ali that Government’s new mothers’ benefit program encouraged teenage pregnancies have been labelled as premature. While commenting on issues regarding abandoned babies who were the result of teenage pregnancies, Ms Ali said the new mothers’ benefit program needed to be reviewed. She said even though the […]

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