Ntenga says many children are being abused by parents, teachers and fellow pupils but there is no one to listen to their frustrations. Because some children are very tiny and cannot match their abusers, they choose means like burning schools or even sometimes terminating their own life.
The oil companies say it is up to the government to withhold or release them, while the government say that it agreed, at the proposal by the companies, that not all in the agreement should be open to public viewing, so as to protect them from possible piracy by global competitors.
A case of missing persons was reported to Kireka Police Station by one Irene Mugenyi, after her 60-year-old father Pius Wandera, a resident of Kamuli Zone A, was grabbed alongside five other family members under unclear circumstances. But details about the arrest had remained scanty over the last three days.
The flexible vaginal ring which contains Dapivirine, an antiretroviral drug, is inserted in the vagina and left there for 28 days. During this time, the ring continuously releases antiretroviral drugs to prevent HIV infection.