This is according to the office of the Ambassador for Women and Girls, a non governmental organisation in Uganda.
Esther Nakajjigo, the ambassador for women and girls in Uganda, whose passion is ending teenage pregnancy, says according to their research about 3,211 adolescent girls dropped out of schools between 2014 and 2015 due to lack of sanitary pads.
“I was forced serve him sex because l wanted him to give me money to buy pads to use at school to escape the fun boys used to make of me every time in was in my menstruation...I love school and never wanted to drop out like my two other friends. He made me pregnant...when l went for antenatal, they said l was HIV positive...” one of the victims told Nakajjigo."
Read article by Emmanuel Ainebyoona from Daily Monitor.