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Ex-convict who became a lawyer

In 2012, I sat for my final exams at the Adult Education Centre and scored 21 points.A gentleman called Ron Harris helped me complete secondary and university...

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Sh5.4b earmarked for street children

To strengthen the rehabilitation strategy and the wellbeing of the street children, Cabinet on Monday approved sh5.4b.

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Mukandanga relives life on Kampala streets...

The rainy season was really harsh on us. I feel tormented whenever it rains at night even today.

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KCCA to demolish dilapidated street children...

The move by KCCA in partnership, with the district leaders of Napak and other stakeholders, is meant to have street children repatriated and resettled...

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Becoming Maama City - Part 3

Street children in Kampala have commanders they refer to as General. To become a general, one has to fight and defeat his/her predecessor in a ceremony....

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Becoming Maama City - Part 2

What happened to Pauline Elizabeth Mukandanga after escaping the craws of her employer's husband as a housemaid? We explore this in the second part series...

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Journey of Hope Walk 2019: 5 days to go

"As Dwelling Places, we are saying it is possible to keep a child off the street if you support them to stay in school," says Nkemba.

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Vocational expertise is a dream come true...

Nambaziira recounts the day she was touched by the good Samaritans of Norway through the Katanga Community School.

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Cabinet debates plight of street children...

The issue of street children had however already sprung up on Cabinet’s radar.

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15,000 children in Uganda live on the streets...

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


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Kalungi’s lens: City Beat – the...

The parties also gave many upcoming artists much-needed exposure, and they were grateful for it. In 2010, for example, Keko was largely unknown.