Every February 6 is set aside to mark The International Day Of Zero Tolerance For Female Genital Mutilation. The YWAW team captures opinions of some Youths on FGM. with one voice, they all reject the practice and call on the parents, government and traditional rulers to end the evil practice.
Female Genital Mutilation comprises all procedures involving the removal of the external female genitalia or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons, as defined by the World Health Organisation (WHO).
From Statics, more than 200 million girls and women alive today have been cut in 30 countries in Africa (including Nigeria), the Middle East and Asia where Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is concentrated
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