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07:06
07:06

Man Barricades Himself Inside House, Torches It domestic violence 3 3 Top story

The man only identified as Juma told residents after being rescued from the burning house that he caught his wife, Eseza Kusasira red handed cheating on him with another, which prompted him to end his life.
10:59
10:59

Private Schools Heighten Security to Control Kidnap domestic violence 1

One of such parents is, Marcus Kakungulu, a father of four who separated with the mother of his children in 2015. Kakungulu says his mission is to erase the mothers memory from the children in their own interest.
08:08
08:08

Victim of Infertility Stigma Gets Prosthetic Hands domestic violence 2

Mwende, a 27-year old from Machakos County in Kenya, had her hands chopped off by Stephen Ngila- her husband of five years, for not conceiving and giving birth. Later it was found that her husband had the infertility problem.
16:06
16:06

Weak Laws Triggering Gender Based Violence-Activists domestic violence 1

Tina Musuya, the Executive Director of the center for domestic violence prevention says Violence against women has since become one of the silent epidemics killing hundreds of women across the globe. She classifies the problem as a mirror image of HIV, a virus that kills close to 2 million people in the world every year.
08:41
08:41

Former State House Aide Loses Threatening Violence Case Against Husband buganda road court

Samwiiri Lugudde had been accused of threatening to kill Dr Nabatanzi Lugudde at Buganda Road Court premises on 21 April 2011 when he allegedly threw a bottle of water and also attempted to grab her.
15:59
15:59

Nsenga Widow Jailed 20 years for Husbands Murder domestic violence

The sentence followed an earlier submission by Defence lawyers who asked court for a lenient sentence for the convict who was facing a possible maximum death sentence, saying she was the only surviving parent of their two children. The judge said he considered the 1 and a half year period the convict had spent on remand.
07:10
07:10

Police Attributes Rise of Domestic Violence on Lack of Awareness marital problems 1 Top story

Alalo says the police crime report, 4,326 women reported to have experienced domestic violence in 2013 with 2,326 deaths reported. According to Alalo, the Uganda Demographic Health Survey of 2011 also revealed that 56 percent of women had experienced domestic abuse since the age of 16.
13:37
13:37

Mak Don Acid Case File Sent Back to Police acid survivors

Prosecution in the case in which Makerere University lecturer Dr Faisal Buyinza is accused of masterminding an acid attack on his wife Hanifah Nakyiryowa, has today informed court that his case file has been sent back to police.
15:29
15:29

Nsenga Widow Denied Bail, Returned to Luzira bail application

Nakawa High Court Judge Wilson Masalu Musene declined to release Nsenga on bail pending her trial on grounds that she did not present exceptional circumstances like ill health to convince court to release her.
12:54
12:54

Former MP Godi Loses Appeal against Sentence wife battery

Former Arua Municipality MP Hussein Akbar Godi is to serve his 25 year jail term as it was handed down to him by Mukono High Court in 2010. The Court of Appeal this morning upheld the said sentence.
15:56
15:56

Judgement On Godi Appeal Set For Friday jealousy

The Court of Appeal is tomorrow expected to pass the judgment in a case filed by jailed former Arua Municipality MP Hussein Akbar Godi. Godi is appealing against the 25 year jail sentence handed to him in February 2011 for the December 2008 murder of his wife Rehema Ceasar Nasur.
10:56
10:56

Police Stuck With City Woman Who Knocked Husband Dead domestic violence

Jackie Uwera Nsenga, the woman who knocked and killed her husband Juvenal Nsenga Kananura at their home in Bugolobi a month ago remains in police custody two weeks after she was arrested. Uwera reportedly ran over her husband on the night of January 10 in an act some people suspects was premeditated murder.
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17:09

Domestic Violence Victims To Get Free Medical Attention uwopa 2

Victims of domestic violence will from now get free medical attention at both private and public health centres. Judith Nabakooba, the police spokesperson, says they have sent circulars to all government facilities indicating the new move.
13:44
13:44

UWOPA: Establish Strong LC Courts to Curb Domestic Violence gender activism 1

The Uganda Women Parliamentary Association—UWOPA is calling for strengthening of local council courts in order to fully implement the Domestic Violence Act 2010.
18:32
18:32

Report: UGX 57 Billion Spent On Domestic Violence Annually 2

Tina Musuya, the director of Domestic Violence Prevention-CEDOVIP says that the cost only meets physical violence, but other forms such as emotional, sexual and economic violence are not included.
10:21
10:21

Domestic Violence Costs Uganda UGX 77b Annually marital problems 2

Although Domestic Violence is often assumed to be violence against women, male victims and children continue to bear the brunt of violence in homes.
16:17
16:17

Ex-Medical Workers Union Boss Found Guilty of Killing His Wife domestic violence

Former chairman of Uganda Medical Workers’ Union, Dalton Apollo Nyangasi, has been found guilty of murdering his wife Christine Dambio Nyangasi two years ago. Kampala High Court Judge Jane Kiggundu however reserved passing of the sentence to Tuesday next week.
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19:13

Former MP Nampijja's Ex-partner Dead susan nampijja

Geoffrey Mukisa, the estranged lover of former Rubaga South MP Susan Nampijja has passed away at Mulago Referral Hospital.
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