Mother of the child-wife also remanded
A magistrate’s court in Njeru in Buikwe responded to the marriage of a 13-year-old pregnant girl to a 16-year-old boy by sending him to Bugungu remand home in Buikwe district.
Court urged Isaac Sande not to take plea because his offence is capital in nature and can only be tried by the High court. Prosecution told court presided over by Grade I Magistrate, Julius Mukanza that the accused teenager defiled his 13-year-old ‘wife’ between January and April 2015.
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