Miryante Children: Age 11

Babura Akello

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Gender: Girls

Age: 11

Babura enjoys playing netball and wants to be a nurse when she grows up. Her father was shot. Her family is originally from Northern Uganda.


Felix Twijukye

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Gender: Boys

Age: 11

Felix Twijukye came to Miryante in 2018. When his father died he stopped studying because his mother wasn't able to care for him. He enjoys digging and wants to be a farmer when he grows up.


Grace Kirabo

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Age: 11

Grace came to Miryante in 2017 with her two siblings. Her mother died and her father abandoned her. She enjoys playing netball and wants to be a nurse when she grows up.


Joan Atugonza

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Age: 11

Joan came to Miryante in 2016. She was born in Hapuuyu. Her father was murdered and her mother died in a motorcycle accident. She has 2 brothers and 4 sisters. One of her sisters, Jennet, stays at Miryante with her. She is in Primary school and likes to study reading and writing. She enjoys playing dodgeball. She is very quiet and shy. She wants to be a farmer when she grows up.


Judith Kobusinge

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Gender: Girls

Age: 11

Judith came to Miryante in 2015. We were unable to gather exact records of her age, but we estimate she is around 9 years old. She enjoys playing games and wants to be a teacher when she grows up. She is in primary school.


Julius Abaaho

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Gener: Boys

Age: 11

Julius came to Miryante in 2017. Both of his parents passed away. He enjoys studying and wants to be a driver in the future.


Peter Mucunguzi

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Gender: Boys

Age: 11

Peter enjoys playing football and wants to be a priest when he grows up. His father was poisoned and his mother died of unknown reasons.


Phillipo Nuwabiine

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Age: 11

Phillipo came to Miryante in 2017. His father died and his mother was too sick to care for him. He enjoys studying and wants to be a priest when he grows up.


Poffia Tukamushaba

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Gender: Girls

Age: 11

Poffia came to Miryante in 2015. She enjoys playing dodge ball and wants to be a teacher when she grows up. She is in primary school.


Stephen Masiko

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Age: 11

Stephen came to Miryante in 2016. Both of his parents have disabilities and are unable to care for him. Stephen likes playing football and wants to be a priest when he grows up.