16 Days Campaign Day 10
Rape As A Weapon of War
We knew the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) was nearby, but it was shocking to see them arrive and brutally round up the men and boys in our village. One of the leaders an older man, pointed at me, then two soldiers approached and roughly lifted me up and locked me in the back of a jeep. I was just 15.
For the next seven years I was one of this leader’s six ‘wives’, cooking, cleaning and constantly moving from place to place. I had two children with him. It was only when the Ugandan army ambushed our LRA camp that I was rescued