Posted by in News on June 11, 2018

Women Demand Police Action on Alleged Kidnappings

Uganda: A group of activists marched on the Ugandan police headquarters Tuesday, protesting what they see as a lack of police response to recent kidnappings and killings.

Donning black T-shirts, the participants chanted, carried banners reading “Women’s Lives Matter,” and used saucepans and small drums to call attention to their demonstration.

This is the second protest this week by activists who say police are not giving ordinary citizens enough protection. The activists point to several kidnappings that have gone unsolved, with some ending up in gruesome murders of victims, even after relatives paid ransom money.

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Source: Allafrica

 

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