Breaking

Pictorial; Inside Kigo Maximum Security Prison

Slideshow
Currently located in Kigo village on the shores of Lake Victoria in Wakiso district, the facility is home to more than 1,450 men.
27 Nov 2017 16:01
Start slideshow
Entrance to Kigo men's Prison.
The mere mention of Kigo Prison sends shivers down the spine of many in Uganda. But do we know what happens inside one of Uganda's  biggest prison facilities?  

Currently located in Kigo village on the shores of Lake Victoria in Wakiso district, the facility is home to more than  1,450 men. 

We got a rare chance to access Kigo Men and Kigo Women's Prison and captured some of the cells on camera.