The children also condemned cultures and practices in certain communities in Uganda, which still allow girls below the consent age of 18
In a moving prayer, led by Isaac Wasajja, Primary Six Bright, the children prayed for themselves and their fellow children throughout the country for the...
It is also believed that in Uganda, 39% of women aged 20-49 give birth by 18
Chad made international headlines after the 2016 kidnap and gang rape of a schoolgirl called Zouhoura by young men from well-to-do families.
Over 16 million deaths occur every year from hospital infections.
With such high rate of child mothers, Uganda is rated among the countries with the highest teenage pregnancies in Africa.
According to the Uganda Demographic Health Survey, 25% percent of women age 15 to 19 are already mothers or pregnant. This implies that at least one in...
When asked why she never returned to school, Mutono revealed that she was four-months pregnant
“The men who were responsible for making my girls pregnant refused to support them. My grandchildren have also become my responsibility."
This kind of money would be able to pay about 90,000 primary school teachers who earn sh 279,145 per month.
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