A nine-year-old girl in Bindura is reported to be 27 weeks pregnant.
According to ZBC news, the pregnancy came to light after suspecting school authorities at Kambira Primary School took the grade 3 girl to Bindura Hospital on Wednesday after getting consent from her mother.
Tests revealed the child is in a breech position. The matter is under police investigation and two juveniles were picked up on Wednesday night and are assisting police with investigations. An official comment is yet to be received from the police.
This comes a few days after another nine-year-old Tsholotsho girl gave birth at United Bulawayo Hospitals.
Meanwhile, the father of the pregnant Tsholotsho girl is alleged to have blamed his daughter’s pregnancy on goblins. The 29-year-old father incredibly claimed that the goblins visited the 9-year-old girl on the nights when her mother was away from home and inserted things into her privates.
These stunning revelations were made by the distraught mother of the pregnant minor.
The 26-year-old mother, whose identity cannot be disclosed to protect the minor, said she is heartbroken over her daughter’s pregnancy.
“…goblins will visit her at night and insert something in her private parts.”
However, the alleged goblins that the father warned his daughter about only visited her on the nights when her mother was away from home.
The mother also revealed that her daughter started her monthly menstrual cycle when she was just 7-years-old in 2020.
Speaking to the weekly publication Sunday News, the 26-year-old mom also said that the father of the child had allegedly told the daughter that.