No Chinese Visas for Ugandan Women

The government has directed the Chinese embassy not to issue travel visas to Ugandan women under the age of 35 after reports that some women end up as sex workers.

Cardinal Wamala at St Peter’s Catholic Church Nsambya. He called for prostitution to be outlawed (file photo).

  • Uganda:  Outlaw Prostitution - Cardinal Wamala

    New Vision, 25 December 2012

    Emmanuel Cardinal Wamala has expressed worry over Government failure outlaw prostitution. read more »

  • Uganda:  Desperate Mothers Dope Own Children

    Institute for War & Peace Reporting, 20 December 2012

    Extreme poverty among young mothers in northern Uganda is driving some to dose their children with medication when they go out at night to earn a living as prostitutes. read more »

  • Uganda:  Prostitution Soars Amid Weak Laws

    New Vision, 27 October 2012

    The number of girls joining prostitution is increasing in the country. read more »

  • Uganda:  I Joined Prostitution at 15

    New Vision, 27 October 2012

    I had never imagined engaging in prostitution. But for about four years, I have been involved in this business which no-one respects. read more »