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Gborbu Wulormo’s child bride saga: We're verifying if... - Chieftaincy Minister

Gborbu Wulormo’s child bride saga: We're verifying if... - Chieftaincy Minister

Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs Minister, Stephen Asamoah Boateng, has assured that his outfit, along with other key stakeholders, is working to find out if indeed the Ga priest, Nuumo Borketey Laweh XXXIII married a minor.

According to him, this is to determine whether there was an intention to abuse the rights of the minor.

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“We want to establish that there has not been contact so that if they are saying the betrothal then we will understand but if there has been contact with the gentleman then it goes beyond that

That is marriage, which the law frowns on

Meanwhile, he said there are plans to meet with the Ga priest, but he is informed that traditionally, he cannot cross the Lagoon and was therefore considering other alternatives.

Meanwhile, the police has already disclosed that both the mother and the child had been located and placed under protection.

The press release emphasised that swift action has been taken to ensure the safety and security of the young girl and her mother.

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