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Uganda: Campaigners fight against hospital detentions

October 4, 2023

After failing to pay her medical bills, young mother Salome Aturinde was forcibly separated from her first-born – for 4 months. Campaigners in Uganda hope her case will lead to firm legislative action against the practice of hospital detentions.

Julius Mugambwa Julius Mugambwa is a freelance DW correspondent based in Kampala, Uganda.@Mugambwa_