The novel global pandemic virus that has caused havoc world wide with every country battling with it to kick it out has really caused problems on its side as well. Following the coronavirus attack, the incumbent President, H.E Nana Addo put all school on hold from elementary to the tertiary.
On Monday, 16th March 2020, all schools in the country were brought to a halt, bringing everybody to stay home for very long. Teenagers in certain part of the country were exposed to a whole lot of dangers, dangers that they could run away from, but yet still they were tie bound to it.
More than half percentage of teenagers retorted to sexual immorality during their stay at home from school. A lot of teenagers got pregnant at the expense not going to school with different reasons that is very peculiar to them. As young as 12 to 14 years old getting pregnant.
Base on a statistical research, the teenagers involved in sexual immorality that led to their pregnancy through these effects and more; the misconception about family planning, lack of sex education, irresponsible parenting, poverty among others.
Teenage pregnancy is a major issue in the country, that needs to be drawn with much attention. This is very sad and nothing to write home about, personally. Let me know your point of view right in the comment box below.