Residents of Kalisizo, Rakai district, are coming to terms with the shocking rape and killing of a 4 year old girl in broad daylight. The girl had been sent by her father to buy him airtime from a nearby shop.
The Uganda Police Force is yet to construct a fully-fledged clinic where they carry out examinations on victims of assault and currently have to rely on government health centres and on doctors in private practice.
Ladira says that the Justice Law and Order sector has availed money to police to pay fees to medical personnel for the examination of sexual offences. JLOS has already printed and saturated 75,000 copies of the newly redesigned police forms in the country. For every victim of sexual assault examined the medical personnel will be paid 25,000 shillings.