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15,000 children in Uganda live on the streets

By Maria Wamala

Added 4th May 2018 06:01 AM

Street children are a security threat, and therefore, need to help them become useful citizens.

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Street children are a security threat, and therefore, need to help them become useful citizens.

PIC: Some of the street children in Kampala

Security- Chairperson parliamentary children’s forum Bernard Atiku moved a motion to recognize the day of street connected children during plenary at parliament this afternoon. According to a research done in four urban centres; Kampala, Jinja, Mbale and Busia, Atiku said 15,000 children are living on the streets and are a security time bomb for the country if they are not helped to become better future citizens.

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