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11:15
11:15

Alur King Warns Against Mistreating Women for Producing Only Girls women's rights 5 1

The warning is in response to a petition by some women to the Alur Kingdom early this month to put in place stringent measures against the widespread mistreatment of women by their spouses for producing single-sex children, something they say is violating their rights as women.
16:31
16:31

Ugandan Women Find Little to Celebrate About International Women's Day women and rights

Uganda started celebrating the International Women’s Day on March, 8, 1984. The celebrations in Uganda were pioneered by then first lady, Miria Obote.
15:52
15:52

Hoima Women Decry Rampant Rights Violations women's rights

Women leaders in Hoima decry rampant rights violations, as the world marks International Women’s Day. The women leaders say women and girl children still have no right to own family property in most families and when it comes to marriage, husbands have continuously sold off property without their wives’ consent.
11:51
11:51

Man Gets 60 Years for Defiling, Infecting Two Girls rape

The court heard that Asega had unlawful sexual intercourse with the two girls aged 9 and 12 years yet he was aware that he was HIV positive. This was on 3rd October 2010.
10:41
10:41

Activists Embark On Screening Of Rural Women For Cervical Cancer sexual violence 2

During the campaign under the theme “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let’s Challenge Militarism and End Violence against Women!” rural women are going to be screened and later treated for cervical cancer.
13:26
13:26

Man Gets 4 Years For Forcing Woman To Have Abortion botched abortion

Leah, a resident of Moshi, Tanzania, told court that she was carrying Amuka’s two month old pregnancy when he forced her into abortion that took place on October 08th 2011 at Tororo Government Hospital. The court also heard that Amuka injected the victim with a noxious substance that left her unconscious before he ferried her to the theatre for the abortion.
14:49
14:49

Ugandan Community Women's Group Reap Big from UN Fund women's rights

Four grassroots women\'s groups in Uganda to benefit from $1.5 million UN Women fund.
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