Uganda: Companies Probed Over Human Trafficking
There is huge concern over the country's increased involvement in human trafficking. Security firms are now being investigated for being involved in trafficking locals into domestic and sexual slavery.
Young girls entertain guests at an IDP camp (file photo).
Monitor, 15 February 2012
At least 600 Ugandan girls have been forced into Malaysia's sex trade in what has become a human trafficking epidemic, a foreign diplomat has said. Read more »
Monitor, 10 January 2012
The Inspector General of Police, Lt. Gen. Kale Kayihura, has advised parents to carefully study and report to police suspected child traffickers, who he said now pretend to… Read more »
Monitor, 12 December 2011
A Ugandan registered company that has been at the centre of slavery allegations in Iraq since 2008 is being run by individuals previously working at State House, Mr Ladislaus… Read more »
Monitor, 25 November 2011
The Internal Affairs ministry has dispatched immigration officials countrywide to arrest persons smuggled into the country. Read more »