Hoima Teenage Sex Workers Worries Bunyoro Leaders
Leaders in Bunyoro sub-region are worried about the increasing number of teenage girls engaged in commercial sex business.
The commercial sex workers aged 14-18 years operate in the districts of Buliisa, Kikuube, Hoima and Kagadi. They charge between 10,000 to 15,000 shillings per night.
Samuel Tumusiime, the Education Minister Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom says the Kingdom is worried that the number of underage girls joining the sex workers network could increase.
He attributes the increase to poverty and negligence by some parents.