Child bride auction in South Sudan goes viral, sparks anger

21 Nov 2018 - 20:33:03
Five hundred cows, two luxury cars, $10 000, two bikes, a boat and a few cell phones made up the final price in a heated bidding war for a child bride in South Sudan that went viral after the auction was pointed out on Facebook. It is the largest dowry ever paid in the civil war-torn country, the government has said. Source