Eulogy for a Valiant Child Marriage Terminator – T/A Namabvi

YONECO Family mourns the death of Traditional Authority (T/A) Namabvi of Mangochi who passed on yesterday, 1 October, 2017, and was buried today. T/A Namabvi was an avid supporter of women’s rights and empowerment. The TA was also a gallant child marriage terminator and on this, he will be remembered as someone who wanted young people to realize their full potential. He never allowed harmful cultural practices, beliefs or social norms to stand on the way.