SA lockdown: Divorces increase during pandemic - expert

eNCA speaks to relationship expert Paula Qinsee about the psychological effects the lockdown especially the hard lockdown had on marriages and relationships. #DStv403#eNCA

JOHANNESBURG - Lockdown has come with many negatives – including a spike in divorce statistics.

Some of the contributing factors to this include financial pressures, homeschooling, and being together constantly. 

READ: Dubai suspends marriage and divorce during virus lockdown

Lawyers say marriages, already in trouble, were exposed to a situation where spouses were in each other’s presence 24/7 - with no freedom.

Watch the video above for more details.


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