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Alcohol consumption linked to rise in gender-based violence in Busia
Uganda and the rest of world continues to commemorate the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence

Authorities in the border district of  Busia say Gender-based violence is on the rise in the area.

They party blame this trend on the high alcohol consumption and the culture of silence around the vice -this as Uganda and the rest of world continues to commemorate the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence. 

The theme this year is  “Leave No One Behind: End Violence against Women and Girls”.

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