Sex workers on the run following crackdown

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The Daily Monitor

Following on from our story the illegal raid on WONETHA's offices hundreds of sex workers at popular pubs in Gulu Town are on the run, following the arrest of dozens of their colleagues. The northern regional police spokesperson, Mr Johnson Kilama, said they apprehended dozens of sex workers and committed them to court.

“Our next plan is to storm night clubs and pubs and apprehend those who are still carrying on with the business,” Mr Kilama said. However, sex workers who talked to this newspaper on condition of anonymity, said some of the law enforcers are their clients, but the problem arose because most of them do not want to pay.

Read a fuller report in The Daily Monitor.