Miryante Children: Age 15

Alex Nuwamanya

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Gender: Boys
Age: 15

He was born in Nyamugoro. He is in primary school. He enjoys football and he would like to be a priest in the future.


Byawano Tolofaina

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Age: 15

Byawano came to Miryante in 2017 with her three siblings. Her father passed away and her mother was too sick to care for her. She enjoys music and wants to be a nurse when she grows up.


Cleophus Kahinju

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Gender: Girls
Age: 15

Cleophus is in primary school. He mother and father died of unknown reasons. She likes to study and wants to be a Rev. Sister when she grows up.


Clovice Sunday

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Gender: Boys

Age: 15

Clovice's parents died of unknown reasons. He enjoys studying and wants to be a driver when he grows up.


Evas Twineomugisha

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Gender: Girls

Age: 15

Evas came to Miryante in 2015. She attends primary school. She enjoys playing dodge ball with her friends and wants to be a nurse when she grows up.


Jackline Keneema

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Gender: Girls

Age: 15

Jackline's father was murdered and her mother died of heart failure. She enjoys music and wants to be a nurse when she grows up.


Jennet Katusiime

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Age: 15

Jennet came to Miryante in 2016. She was born in Kyegegwa and has 2 brothers and 1 sisters. Her sister Joan stays at Miryante. Her father was murdered and her mother died in a motorcycle accident. She was living with her brothers before she came to Miryante. She enjoys playing catch and dodgeball and wants to be a Rev. Sister when she grows up.


Marya Komuhembe

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Gender: Girls

Age: 15

Marya was born in Kikyedo. Both of her parents died of AIDS. She came to live at Miryante in 2015 with her two younger brothers. Marya is a very enthusiastic singer and is a member of Miryante choir. She also enjoys playing dodge ball with the other girls. When Marya grows up she wants to be a farmer. Her favorite foods to eat are plantains and sweet bread. She loves to ask everyone for bread. Marya is a special needs child and has several medical issues. Her caretakers describe her as being very disciplined and she is always helping to wash clothes for her younger brothers. Marya does not attend school.


Nelson Njubu

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Gender: Boys
Age: 15

He was born in 2004. In Bweyale Wekomire found in Kyegegwa District. Both of his parents died of HIV/AIDS. He is in level five of primary school. He enjoys football and he would like to be a Pilot in the future.


Peter Simon Alijuma

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Gender: Boys

Age: 15

Peter's father died of diabetes and his mother died of an unknown cause. He likes to play football and wants to be an engineer when he grows up.