Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

A Young Boy Saved From Homsexuality

Kenny is now 17 years old young man who lives in Kamwokya in Kampala.Two years back at 15 years Kenny lived in bondage of homosexuality he had been kidnaped and non of his parents knew where he was.A man who kidnaped him lived his own palace with a high fence.He was just seen moving in and out by his neighbors.The man engaged Kenny in homosexual for two year. One day when Kenny had reached seventeen he devised means of getting out.Kenny narates the story. he wrote a letter trying to explain where he is and where he comes from,wrapped in over a 250g stone and threw the letter outside.A woman who was passing by was hit by the stone, she read the letter and made arrangements of saving Kenny, she went to police reported what he had seen and the police and the police came in to save Kenny.


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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kamwokya, Kampala, Uganda
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