Joint efforts are needed to neutralize the increasing cases of child abuses and violence against women if their status and contributions were to be felt, the Kasese District Senior Development officers, Mrs. Queenigonda Tugume Asiimwe has said.
Speaking at the Kasese district International women`s day celebrations held in Katwe Kabatooro yesterday, Ms Queenigonda indicated that cases of child pregnancies and marriages, defilement and denial of resources among others had increased especially during the lockdown.
She called for touchable plans among all stakeholders to ensure that the vise is contained. Ms Queenigonda speaking……….
The Kasese district RDC, Lt. Joe Walusimbi congratulated the entire woman on their day, before asking Kasese to support government in her efforts to emancipate women who the ruling government has strategically positioned for leadership in a number of fields, including politics and security. Lt. Walusimbi speaking…….
The Kasese district Secretary for Social services, Hon. Ruth Kabugho called for total support to the women whom she said crave much to have their families survive despite many challenges. Hon. Ruth speaking…