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16:06
16:06

Police Rescues 9-Day-old Stolen Baby child neglect 4 4

Sarah Apio, a resident of Aliabu Cell-Kichinjaji ward in Northern Division, Soroti Municipality was arrested after a tip off from neighbors who had a crying baby inside her house. The neighbors in Aliabu cell said Apio had not been pregnant in the recent past.
17:43
17:43

Row Over Children\'s Bill Deepens As Minister Accused of Forgery children's act 1 1

Atiku, while addressing the media at Parliament today, claims that the certificate that the minister tabled is forged since the Ministry of Finance issued him with the document on 20th January 2015. He is demanding that the committee withdraws the government bill from being considered.
17:18
17:18

Government, Opposition Fight over Bill children's rights 3

There was drama at Parliament today when, in an unprecedented event, government and a Member of Parliament tabled two similar bills before the House for consideration. Trouble started when the Minister for Gender, Labour and Social Development Mary Karoro Okurut presented the Children Amendment Bill 2015, which seeks to align the provisions of the Children\'s Act with exisiting laws such as stringent regulations on inter-country adoption and all forms of exploitation.
09:57
09:57

Torture Maid's File Transferred to Buganda Road Court jolly tumuhiirwe Top story

Tumuhiirwe's lawyer Ladislaus Rwakufuzi explained afterwards that the City Hall Court did not have the mandate to try his client under the Anti-Torture Act and had listened to her case illegally. Rwakafuzi further said that Tumuhiirwe's guilty plea at the Buganda Road Court had been rendered null and void.
10:02
10:02

Man Beats 2-year-old Daughter to Death child neglect Top story

A man has been arrested in Rakai district for beating his two year old daughter to death. Hassan Ssempebwa allegedly beat his daughter Rehema Nampera to death on Thursday.
11:37
11:37

Mutilated Toddler's Case Adjourned for 5th Time child assault 1 Top story

The case of a woman who is accused of mutilating the private parts of her 3 weeks old step daughter has been adjourned for the fifth time because the presiding magistrate did not turn up. The stepmother Namuwonge inflicted cuts with the use of a razor blade on the minor\'s legs before inserting broken pieces of razor blade into her private parts.
11:26
11:26

Masaka High Court Sentences Defiler to 18-year Jail Term children's rights

Masaka High Court Judge Justice Margaret Oumo Oguli has sentenced an 18 year old man to 18 years jail term for defiling a 13-year old girl.
16:04
16:04

Child Spends Second Term Holidays at School as Parents Bicker school fees 1

As two parents bicker over custody, a child in Wakiso has been forced to spend her second term holidays at school. The parents have also been unable to pay her second term tuition fees.
17:46
17:46

30 Children Rescued in Mubende children's rights 2

Police in Mubende has rescued 30 children from two different homes, where they have been locked up for the past one week.
13:24
13:24

Luweero Woman Arrested For Dumping Own Son in Forest children's rights

Wobulenzi Police in Luweero District are holding a 35 year old mother for allegedly dumping her own son in a forest.
09:01
09:01

Activists, Children Want School Director Arrested For Defilement child neglect 2

Activists from ANPPCAN claim that being a rich man, several Lubowa has strong ties with prominent politicians and top police detectives in Rakai and Masaka district who have always helped him settle alleged rape and defilement cases out of court.
04:34
04:34

Luweero Chairperson Arrested for defiling 12 year-old Girl child abuse

Luweero police is holding Steven Seruzzi, the Local council one chairperson for Lutuula Village in Butuntumula sub county, Luweero district, for defiling a 12 year old girl.
14:45
14:45

Masaka Councillor Arrested For Burning Child with Plastic torture

Police in Masaka are holding the Kimaanya Kyabakuza division councillor for allegedly torturing her 11-year -old son.
09:10
09:10

Women MPs To Fight Child Sacrifice children's rights 2

Teaming up with a woman pastor from Miracle Centre Ministries, Margaret Musungu, the MPs demand that government institutes a child toll free line that can be accessed by children, parents or neighbours in case of any emergency.
18:13
18:13

Ssembabule Teacher Arrested for Starving, Torturing Toddler child abuse

The mother accused her sister-in-law of seriously beating up her daughter to the extent of inflicting bruises and wounds on her back. She also said that her daughter now has difficulty walking.
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