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Ban on FGM in the new constitution of Somalia

Posted on August 14, 2012 at 9:45am by admin No Comment

By Zamzam Abdi Tatu Somalia can win the war on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) if Muslim scholars support stakeholders in fighting against the archaic practice. This is according to the Executive Director of Mothers Lap Foundation, Ms Farah Manzoor. Just last week, Somali leaders unanimously adopted a provisional constitution that prohibits female circumcision and protects…