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traditional mutilation

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2013/01 Government of Lakes State attempts to enforce 2008 Child Act prohibition on traditional mutilation. (Aping Kuluel, 2013) Snippet 624
Reference Mini-review
Aping Kuluel, 2013/01/28. Lakes State wants to eradicate traditional head marking among boys [Article] The Niles. Accessed online.

Reports attitudes and practices particularly among the Dinka Agaar in Lakes State, and the difficulty of efforts by local government to implement the prohibition of traditional mutilation in the 2008 Child Act. Reports a claim that head-marking was promoted by the former British rulers.

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