Dr Josephine Ahikire, an associate professor of Gender Studies and the Acting Principal of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS), says that the victims of sexual harassment have not yet embraced the available mechanisms to report the vice.
Patients and locals seeking health services at the facility are faulting the hospital staff of harassment, late coming and gross absenteeism from duty. They want immediate disciplinary action taken against the errant staff.
The university has been the theatre of violence and the use of excessive force by law enforcement agencies, as students challenged a 15 per cent cumulative increment on tuition and functional fees. The increment, which started this academic year, will affect all first-year students, for the next five years.
Alex Twesigye a resident of Butobere in Central Division, Kabale Municipality says that last year, he was stopped by the soldiers while on patrol at around 10:00 pm while heading home from Kabale town.Tweisgye says that the soldiers caned him and ordered he gives them money.
Mugaga was beaten by church members of Jerusalem Miracle Centre in West Division on Sunday when he went to cover a land wrangle between Jerusalem Miracle Centre led by Pastor, Dan Mubiru and Miracle Center in the same division.
According to records presented before the court earlier, Isiko sent love songs by American celebrities like Don Williams, Akon and Enrique Iglesias and a collection of poems to Rwabwogo. One of the messages read before the court is lifted from the lyrics of Akons song; Put the Blame on Me.
The angry cyclists on Thursday stormed the district headquarters demanding to meet Dan Kaguta, the Rukungiri Resident District Commissioner. They accuse the officers for extorting 20,000 shillings to 100,000shillings when they commit traffic offences.
Several women employed by Dott Services to work on Gulu Main Market which is under construction have complained of sexual harassment. The women claim that their supervisors demand for sex in order to ensure they receive their wages at the end of the day.