Increased pregnancy cases in Maliba sub county, Kasese district have partly been attributed to absence of Hostels for secondary school Girls who are later forced on roads too early and late, to and from school.
The Maliba sub county councilor representing people living with disabilities, Hon. Kagwa Kibinduka told our reporter that absence of boarding schools and hostels in the area forces some young girls into rentals that expose them to night discos, bars and films that later land them into wrong hands. Hon. Kagwa speaking…………
A police office attached to Maliba police station blamed the deteriorating behavior among the school going young girls to some parents and guardians he said do littler to fulfill their roles.
A police officer …….
A teacher at Bweyale primary school in Maliba sub county, Kasese district, Mr. Isaac Bwambale was disappointed that some most girls who were beneficiaries of Compassion International education scholarship scheme had missed out because they were pregnant and could not continue with their education. END.