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18:49
18:49

MPs Seek Probe into Torture in Remand Homes torture of children 3

The committee visited Naguru Remand Home ahead of the Universal Childrens Day, celebrated on November 20, each year, to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving childrens welfare.
07:07
07:07

Lack of Legal Representation, Transport Hinders Juvenile Justice remand homes 2

Christine Namara, the Ntoroko District Probation Officer says the minor offenders are supposed to appear in court twice each week, but sometimes they fail due to lack of transport means. She explains that the only vehicle belonging to the Remand Home broke down two years ago and it has never been repaired due to lack of funds.
07:31
07:31

Police Officers Forced to House Juvenile Suspects remand homes 1

Due to the acute shortage of remand home facilities, in some of the district the minors and kept in the same police cells with adult offenders for several weeks, while in some areas cops have turned their houses into detention centers for the minors.
11:32
11:32

Koboko Officials Decry Increased Involvement of Minors in Crime remand homes

Geria says that during interrogations, the minors confessed that they were sent to break into the house by adults.
14:22
14:22

Kiboga, Kyankwanzi Seek To Establish Joint Juvenile Detention Centre remand homes

Kiboga and Kyankwanzi districts have resolved to establish a provisional remand home to deal with the increasing cases of juvenile offenders in the two districts.
13:55
13:55

Police in Lira Decry Lack of Remand Homes juvenile offenders

Police in Lira district say they are finding it hard to continue arresting and releasing street children without any charges due to lack of a remand home in the region.
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