Asutifi South records 1,077 teenage pregnancies, 88 abortions in 3 years

Precious Semevoh 
14 December 2021

Girls Empowerment and Advocacy Platform (GEAP) has identified teenage pregnancy as a major problem facing the education of the girl child in the Asutifi South District of the Ahafo Region.

Other factors that lead to the occurrence of pregnancy in girls aged 10-19 years in the district include child labor, poverty, and peer influence.