Miryante Children: Age 9

Adolf Muganyizi

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Adolf came to Miryante in 2017 with his sister Cleophus. 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.


Agnes Kabagweri

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Gender: Girls

Age: 9

Agnes' father was poisoned and her mother refused to care for her. She enjoys studying and has not quite decided what she wants to be when she grows up.


Doreen Komwaka Kiiza

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Age: 9

Doreen came to Miryante in 2016. Both of her parents passed away for unknown reasons. She enjoys music and wants to be a hair dresser when she grows up.


Elizabeth Mirembe

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Age: 9

Elizabeth 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.


Eseza Nyakato

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Age: 9 years old

Eseza came to Miryante in 2016. Her father died of a severe headache and her mother died of stomach cancer. Eseza is a twin, her sister Saarah lives at Miryante as well as two other sisters. She has 9 siblings total. She is in primary school at Migongwe and she likes to study math. She enjoys playing dodge ball, coloring, and drawing pictures. She wants to be a nurse when she grows up. Eseza is very friendly and curious and likes to pick up and look at anything she can get her hands on.


Joseph Ahabyoona

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Gender: Boys

Age: 9

Joseph came to Miryante in 2015. He enjoys playing football and wants to be a farmer when he grows up.


Maliza Mbabazi

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Age: 9

Maliza came to Miryante in 2017. Her father died and her mother abandoned her. She enjoys studying and wants to be a nurse when she grows up.


Monic Basemera

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Gender: Girls

Age: 9

Monic enjoys playing tag and other games. She wants to be a Rev. Sister when she grows up. Her father was murdered and her mother died of heart failure.


Olive Musenga

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Age: 9

Olive came to Miryante in 2016. She was brought to us by child services, and we have no information about her parents. We are working to try to find something out. She enjoys music and wants to be a farmer when she grows up.


Saarah Nyangoma

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Age: 9

Saarah came to Miryante in 2016. Saarah was born in Kiboga district. She is a twin, and her sister Eseza lives at Miryante, along with two other of her sisters. She is one of 9 children. Her father died of a severe headache and her mother died of cancer. She is in primary school at Migongwe and enjoys studying English. She enjoys playing dodge ball, drawing pictures, and coloring. She wants to be a nurse when she grows up because she wants to pursue further studies. Saarah is not shy at all and is always eager to talk and play.