NGO calls for more awareness campaigns against child marriages in Sabah


KOTA KINABALU: Child marriages in Sabah remain a serious concern with activists calling for more efforts to raise awareness among youths and parents.

A study by Pacos Trust in five Sabah districts – Beluran, Kota Marudu, Tenom, Keningau and Nabawan – earlier this year showed that there were still high incidences of marriages involving those below the age of 18.

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