today's Pick
Police hunting man who impregnated 12yr old girl
Publish Date: Mar 09, 2014
Police hunting man who impregnated 12yr old girl
  • mail
  • img

By Donald Kirya

POLICE in Budondo Sub County are seeking the whereabouts of a 17 year old student who reportedly impregnated an 11-year-old girl. 

The girl is currently three months pregnant and has been a P.5 pupil at Nawangoma Primary School in Budondo Sub County, Jinja district. She dropped out of school.

The Kiira North-Buwenge division police commander Samuel Madira said the pregnancy was first reported at Buyala Police Station after a health worker at Budondo Health Centre III diagnosed her.

He said that the girl was allegedly impregnated by Alex Mulekwa, a senior two student at East Secondary School.

Moses Mukungu, the Butagaya sub county chief said that the girl narrated to him how Mulekwa first gave her 10 tablets to abort but in vain.

He added that the girl further said that Mulekwa gave her another 10 tablets the second time but when that didn’t work either, he added her eight tablets which left her weak and feverish and prompted her to go to Budondo Health Centre III for treatment.

Police officers opened up a file case number SD: 10/06/03/2014 and told the girl to go and tell her guardian that she was needed at Police.

Mukungu revealed how the girl, an orphan, was beaten up and chased out of her home by her guardian.

Madira said Police started investigations into the matter adding that efforts to capture the young man are underway.

He cautioned parents to always spare some time and advise their children particularly girls about sexual reproductive issues.

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
LIVE: Uganda hosts Pope Francis
Live text commentary, pictures and updates as Pope Francis makes his first Ugandan visit....
Pope Francis has asked Catholic religious leaders to pray for him as he serves the church....
Police issue security guidelines for Papal visit
Police have issued security guidelines for Pope Francis visit to Uganda....
450 health experts, 38 ambulances for Pope
The ministry of health has deployed over 400 health personnel to handle any emergency that may arise during the Pope's visit....
Pope denounces radicalisation, attacks
Pope Francis on Thursday denounced radicalisation of young people and "barbarous attacks" carried out in the name of religion during the first leg of his three-nation Africa tour....
Pope Francis Wednesday evening got a rare request from President Uhuru Kenyatta who sought special prayers to help him deal with corruption in the country....
Is Uganda ready for the pope's visit?
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter