General News of Thursday, 7 December 2017Source: Graphic.com.ghTeenage girls exchanging sex for fish in Central Region280 teenage girls were recorded pregnant in the first half of 2017 in one districtSome teenagers in the Central region are bartering sex for fish in some fishing communities in the region. In the Abura Asebu Kwamankese district, 280 teenage girls were recorded pregnant by health facilities in the district for the first half of the year. “Some give sex and take fish for their aged parents to sell to augment incomes,” she said. She said such young pregnant girls were usually anaemic and suffered complications during birth. She said she was optimistic that the queens would help to orient the young girls to stay away from irresponsible sexual behaviours.
Source: GhanaWeb December 07, 2017 08:15 UTC