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19:35
19:35

Police Reports 106 Human Trafficking Cases to DPP's Office 2 1

At least 20 Ugandans lose their lives in local and cross-border trafficking cases. The young girls locally trafficked as housemaids, barmaids, and sexual workers have often been killed by their employers.
08:54
08:54

Multi Agencies Launch SOPs to Fight Human Trafficking 2 3 Top story

The SOPs provide practical guidance for conducting comprehensive and effective criminal proceedings against TIP, encompassing reactive and proactive investigative approaches, international police cooperation, and financial inquiries.
15:18
15:18

Over 100 Christians in Serere Go Missing Human Trafficking 1

According to Ageca, the Police commenced the investigations after recieving reports about the purported trafficking of people to Ethiopia to spread the gospel starting in February 2023.
19:27
19:27

Prosecutors Get New Skills to Fight Human Trafficking 3 1

The DPP observed that the methods of identification, investigation, and prosecution of trafficking persons in Uganda are relatively new, as anti-trafficking stakeholders push towards full implementation of the Prevention of Trafficking in Persons Act.
17:58
17:58

Hoima Pastor further Remanded for Whipping Church Members Human Trafficking 2

Pastor Kintu was remanded together with his co-accused Brian Nsimbe until September 9 when the court will hear their bail applications.
12:40
12:40

Man Arrested in Bugiri over Alleged Human Trafficking Diana Nandawula 2 1

It is alleged that last month, Isiiko gathered 20 girls from different districts within the Busoga sub-region, locked them up in a house in Busowa town council, in Bugiri district, and fled.
09:22
09:22

Woman Arrested For Attempting to kill Toddler for Ritual Purposes child 1

Bakita has since reportedly confessed to having planned together with her boyfriend a month ago, whose identities have been withheld, to sacrifice a female child to appease the gods, who would, in turn, award them wealth.
17:46
17:46

Head teacher Handed Life Sentence for Sodomising Six Pupils Joseph Kyomuhendo 1 2 Top story

While delivering his judgement, Justice Wangututsi rejected Mpagi’s defense, saying it was full of blatant lies because the evidence tendered in court showed that upon his arrest, he led police to the dormitory where he would abuse the boys from.
09:41
09:41

Immigration Dept Prioritising Maritime Training to Control Traficking Uganda 1 3

Geoffrey Kambere, the Commissioner for Immigration Control says that because Uganda shares water bodies with some neighbours who are victims of instabilities, its nationals are often subjected to attacks, and sometimes kidnapped and trafficked to the neighbouring countries, will little or no help at all.
18:38
18:38

Kampala Metropolitan Police Rescues Kidnapped Children in Tororo Human Trafficking 1 1

The three children who are all pupils of Smart Nursery Day and Boarding School in Nabuti, Mukono were kidnapped from their homes in Kasangati and Nabuti after they were lured by a cobbler.
12:28
12:28

Another Ugandan Shares the Agony of Exploitation in Saudi Arabia Margaret Kabanywezi 3 1

A few months into the contract, the young woman developed severe chest pain, signalling the beginning of her misery as she struggled to cope in a foreign land. She adds that during the time, she endured food deprivation, nonpayment of wages and psychological abuse.
18:20
18:20

Association of Religious Petitions Top Offices in Rwenzori Over Human Trafficking Vulnerable Groups 1 3

In the petition, the association noted that there is an increasing number of Ugandans who have been trafficked to countries outside Uganda, where they are subjected to all forms of torture and turned into modern-day slaves. A number of Ugandans have lost their lives, allegedly as a result of inhumane and degrading treatment, especially in the middle east.
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14:00

Jeema Launches "Fund My Dream" Campaign Human Trafficking 1 3 Top story

Addressing journalists at their party headquarters on Tuesday, the Jeema party spokesperson, Abdu-Noor Ssentongo Kyamundu, said there is need for government to increase funding to the three sectors. He said for instance government should allocate at least 10% of the budget to Agriculture because it employs more than 80% of Ugandans.
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