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L A VEUVE

Au Congo a 20 km de la ville de Bukavu une jeune maman de 4 naissance a perdu son mari c’était une mort subite.3 jours après le levé de deuil la veuve a été victime de plusieurs menasse vis a vis de sa belle famille.
La veuve est accuser sorcière,prostituée... La dite belle famille s'est procurer de tout les bien que lui a été laisser son mari tel que la maison le champ et la petite élevage .Les enfants sont chaque fois chasser de l’école par manque de la prime.
Il sont dispersés par manque d'abri , ils mangent très difficilement et parfois pas.Il se sont livres a la l ivresse au drogue .

Je demanderais au gouvernement congolais d'instaurer une lois qui doit protéger la veuve et se bien après la mort du mari
protéger aussi les orphelins et leurs droits
Que le mariage civile soit exige
Que les enfants tous soit enregistres a l’état civile

je vous aiment

English translation by PulseWire member jnwatki2

The Widow

In the Congo 20km from the town of Bukavu a young mother of four lost her husband who was a victim of a sudden death. Three days afterward the grief was lighter and the widow was a victim of several threats from her family in law. The widow was accused of sorcery and prostitution. The in-laws obtained all the possessions that had been left by her husband such as the house, the land and the small livestock. Each time the children are chassed out of school because of lacking money to pay. They are sent away without shelter. It is difficult for them to eat and sometimes not at all. They give themselves up to drinking and drugs. I would ask the Congolese government to implement a law that will protect widows and the goods left after the death of their husbands. Also protect orphans and their rights. That a civil marriage be required and that children are registered to a civil state.
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Translation

Namavu,
J’aime beaucoup votre référence aux problèmes des veuves en DRC. Il est très difficile d’imaginer les difficultés des femmes qui ont eues des maris mais a cause de la mort de leurs maris elles n’ont pas l'argent ou meme la soutien de leur belle famille. Tu m'as donnée une vrai histoire d’une veuve qui a perdu tout. Désolée d’entendre de cela. Tes écrits vont pousser les gens agir.
Translation of the blog La Veuve
The Widow
In the Congo at 20 kilos of the town of Bukavu a young mother of four lost her husband who was a victim of a sudden death. Three days afterward the grief was lighter and the widow was a victim of several threats from her family in law. The widow was accused of sorcery and prostitution. The in-laws obtained all the possessions that had been left by her husband such as the house, the land and the small livestock. Each time the children are chassed out of school because of lacking money to pay. They are sent away without shelter. It is difficult for them to eat and sometimes not at all. They give themselves up to drinking and drugs. I would ask the Congolese government to implement a law that will protect widows and the goods left after the death of their husbands. Also protect orphans and their rights. That a civil marriage be required and that children are registered to a civil state.
I love you

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REMERCIEMENT

Je vous remercie pour votre réaction vis a vis a ma requête .c'est vraiment bien si les gens agissaient pour le problème de veuves dans notre pays surtout a l'est
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