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Breaking News: 18 Years, new marriage age

Emirates

The  Constitutional Court has  set 18 years as the new minimum age of marriage.

The decision which was made a few minutes ago came after Loveness Mudzuru and Ruvimbo Tsopodzi, through their lawyer, Mr Tendai Biti of Tendai Biti law firm challenged the constitutionality of the country’s marriage laws which they said were discriminatory on the legal age of marriage for the girl child.

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