Arrest both parents - People express outrage as an underage boy gets married to an equally young girl

People have expressed outrage after photos of an underage ”couple” were shared online.

 

The boy named Julius allegedly got married to a girl named Anthonia on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021.

 

A Facebook user who lives in Kaduna claimed the wedding held in Jaba, Kaduna State.

 

Arrest both parents - People express outrage as an underage boy gets married to an equally young girl

Arrest both parents - People express outrage as an underage boy gets married to an equally young girl

 

A photo of the said couple on their wedding day was also shared online, alongside photos of the calendar shared as souvenir.

 

Arrest both parents - People express outrage as an underage boy gets married to an equally young girl

Arrest both parents - People express outrage as an underage boy gets married to an equally young girl

 

Because of the age of the couple, people are calling for the parents of the children to be arrested. Some reports claim the boy is just 11.

 

Arrest both parents - People express outrage as an underage boy gets married to an equally young girl