Sad news at Andung Village, Teso South as a 15-year-old girl Gertrude Hitnote, class eight pupil, commits suicide over a missing 20 shillings.
On Monday 11th, her mom says she left KES 50 in the room, and when she was back, there was 30 shillings only.
The father asked the children to say who took the money, or else they are punished. That’s when Gertrude went missing until today when her body was found hanging near their home. The villagers have urged parents to allow their children to express their feeling and listen to their opinions to protect their lives.