Barbie Kyagulanyi, the wife of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has been awarded a certificate for her role in saving teen mothers and skilling the girl child.
Barbie was recognised by a one Annabella, the executive Director of The Remnant Generation NGO, that is saving lives of young mothers.
“If there is a woman who puts their all in saving lives of teen mothers and their children more than Annabella, I haven’t met her yet,” Barbie wrote. She said Annabella has continued to take in pregnant teen girls who were chased away from their homes, get medical attention for teen girls that almost give birth on the roadside, the ones who almost commit suicide after falling pregnant out of rape, the stories are endless.
Barbie said even when Annabella struggles with keeping, housing, counselling and feeding these girls, she dared to put up a skill training school.
The teen mothers in her care recently got training and graduated with skills in different fields.
“I am happy to be recognized for being part of your struggles. You don’t only fondly talk about these girls but you have dedicated your all to them.”
She added: “Thank you Annabella and your team for my award and for involving me as you progress. I am more excited for teen mothers who find hope, a second chance and a life under your care. Keep doing what you do.”
According to Barbie, the Ugandan vulnerable girl child needs help.
“May you find joy in saving more lives as we all throw our energies into ending child marriages and teen motherhood in the pearl of Africa?”
Bobi Wine dominates internet
According to Google trends published by Daily Monitor, 2018 Fifa World Cup finals completion in Russia was the top trending Google search in Uganda this year, followed by Virtual Private Network (VPN).
The Topic Virtual Private Network was most searched on July 1, 2018; the day Social Media tax came into force.
The year 2019, is third on the chart. But under the topic 2019, Kyambogo University was the most popular search, with top searches being about admission lists.
Ugandan Musician Moses Ssekibogo, best known as Mowzey Radio was the fifth top search.
The topic Weather came sixth, followed by Bobi Wine at number 7, after his arrest in Arua.
The Kyadondo East MP was arrested on August 13, after his driver was shot dead in Arua Municipality at end of the by-election campaigns.
This sparked a hike in the searches for the topic Bobi Wine between August 19 and 25.
Top 20 searches
- 2018 World Cup
- Virtual private network
- World Cup
- Bobi Wine
- King Saha
- Juventus F.C.
- Top level domain
- Goodlyfe Crew
- Music download
- Diamond Platnumz
- Sheebah Karungi
- Betting strategy
Additional reporting by Daily Monitor