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Give Pregnant Teenagers Second Chance in School–Educationists teenage pregnancies 1

Benson Katyango Boeing, a Senior Education Officer of Kotido district says girls are at the risk of dropping out of school once their parents don’t give them another chance to study and complete their education because despite early pregnancies.
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Katakwi Registers Surge in Teenage Pregnancies Katakwi District 1 2

According to the report, Katakwi Town Council leads with 190 cases, followed by Magoro with 188, Usuk Sub County 177, Katakwi Sub County 137, Ongongoja Sub County with 115 cases, Ngariam 89, Kapujan 87 and Omodoi 100 while Palam Sub County registered the least number with eleven cases.
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Teso Leaders Launch Girl Child Protection Drive soroti district 3

The campaign will focus on eliminating cases of defilement, rape and sexual harassment often subjected to young girls by peers, guardians and other community members including parents.
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Girls Highlight Harassment, Forced Marriages as Challenges to Education school girls 1 4

Alowo Grace Fiona, a student at Petta Community Secondary School in Tororo district cited early and forced marriages as a key issue preventing girls from attaining education. She painfully indicated how some parents look at their daughters as sex objects only good for marriage.
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Education issues guidelines for menstrual hygiene management in Schools 1

All schools will be required to construct water tanks and changing rooms as part of the government efforts to ensure proper good menstrual hygiene management at schools.
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Early Marriages, School Dropout Rate Persist in Lyantonde Despite By-Law teenage pregnancy 4

The number of girls dropping out of school to marry continues to increase in Lyantonde district despite availability of a by-law to check the problem. In 2007, Lyantonde district passed a by-law to ensure all children go to school.
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Parents Reject Head Teacher Accused of Defilement underage sex 1 Top story

Juma Hassan Nyene, the police spokesperson East Kyoga told our reporter that the Resident State Attorney (RSA) instructed the police to release the suspect Gabriel Esone while investigations continue. However, parents have threatened to lynch the head teacher if he returns to Obule Primary School.
10:16
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Manafwa Students In Sanitary Pads Production 2

Rachel Wade, the Director Help International says the campaign that will depend on locally available material will target school going girls who will in turn act as ambassadors.
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Lwengo Head Teacher in Trouble For Impregnating P7 Pupil underage sex

Charles Kiyimba, the Deputy Head Teacher of Kigeye Primary School in Malongo Sub-county, Lwengo District is in trouble for allegedly impregnating a P7 Pupil.
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Campaign To Get Back Child Mothers To School Pays Off 2

Some of the child mothers are victims of rape, defilement or early child marriages.
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Lamwo In Door-to-Door Campaign To Keep Girls In School teenage preganacies 2

Lamwo district has resolved to go on a door to door campaign to get more girl children enrolled and kept in schools in 2014. This comes after the strategy proved successful in Lokung, one of its sub counties in 2013.
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16-Year-Old Pleads with Parents over Girl Child Education pader district 1

The teenager who dreams of becoming a nurse is angered with parents that undermine girl child education. She further pleads with the courts of laws to never exercise leniency to teachers that defile their students.
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