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08:04
08:04

Mubende Municipality Considering YLP Funds, Other Grants to End Prostitution child prostitution 4

Mubende, just like many other towns along highways in Uganda, is struggling with the challenge of prostitution involving young girls. The major streets in the town turn into brothels as soon as it gets dark.
09:18
09:18

Teenage Prostitution Worries Bunyoro Leaders Oil and gas 7

Alex Obegiu, a resident of Nyakasene in Kabale parish Buseruka Sub County, says since most men working in the oil and gas sector don’t travel with their wives, they end up luring young girls into commercial sex.
11:11
11:11

Over 100 Children Join Prostitution in Migyera Town uganda 1 1 Top story

Godfrey Kabogoza, the Migyera town council LC 3 Chairperson, says their hands are tied, arguing that there is no way they can block the minors from joining the trade without addressing reasons why they leave their homes.
10:17
10:17

Lack of Gov't School Fueling Child Prostitution at Kiyindi Landing site-Parents kiyindi leaders 4 1

Bernard Njebe, a parent in the area blames the problem on the absence of a government school in the area and its neighborhood, which forces them to go with their children to the landing site where they meet fishermen.
14:55
14:55

Child Prostitution in Mbale Worries Authorities hiv/aids prevalence 5

Wandwasi says that more than 20 percent of children living in urban centres in the district are currently involved in commercial sex. The vice is common in the trading centres of Busiu, Bugema, Munkaaga, Nkoma, and Nakaloke, located along the highway often used by long-distance truck drivers.
18:28
18:28

30 Juvenile Sex Workers Arrested in Gulu child prostitution 1 2

The children, who are all below sixteen years, were rounded up in the ongoing weeklong police operation in places that sex workers are suspected to be frequenting from in Gulu Central Business District.
11:44
11:44

Acholi Cultural Leaders to Battle Child Prostitution ker kwaro acholi 1

Okema Lazech Santo, a traditional leader at the Acholi cultural institution, Ker Kwaro Acholi, says that they are moving to restore Wang Oo in every home. Wang Oo is a Luo phrase for bon fire where every member of the family is expected to assemble every evening to share ideas. He says that the forum provided families with the opportunity to bond, learn new values, impart and receive instructions as well as take stock for the day in order to plan for the next day.
11:28
11:28

Parliamentary Forum demands that Day of African Child tackles child Prostitution 3

Child prostitution is has been identified as one form of sexual exploitation but it remains widespread in Uganda as the country joins the rest of Africa to mark the Day of Africa Child.
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