260 rape cases reported in Iganga district in 2014

The police crime report for the year ending 2014 indicates that a total of 260 cases of rape were registered in Iganga district.

Iganga District Police Commander Herbert Nuwagaba says out of the 260 cases, 120 of them are aggravated rape cases.

Nuwagaba attributes the increasing cases to drug abuse, child neglect and indecent dressing mostly by young girls.

He however says a number of cases are not reported.

Story by

Mubarak Nabong

December 22 2014