Nigeria: UNICEF Laments High Prevalence of Female Genital Mutilation in South East States
By Christopher Isiguzo
Enugu — The United Nations Childrens Fund, UNICEF Monday lamented that there is still high prevalence of female genital mutilation among the people of south east geo-political zone despite the high knowledge and awareness created in the area. It specifically identified Ebonyi and Imo states as topping the chart in the zone.
The Unicef Chief of A Field Office in Enugu, Mr. Charles Nzuki, made the disclosure while presenting their work plan results in a state mid-year review and planning meeting with implementing partners for south east in Enugu.