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Place Ebenezer Baptist Church, Namatala, Mbale, Uganda

Age 17

Gender Male

Grade P7

Life Story Joseph is a third child out of seven children. His parents were staying together but one day they got a misunderstanding until the wife wanted to stub the husband and their issues went up to court and she was dismissed from the family. So they ended up in divorce. She left two boys behind and one boy who is deaf and disabled in the way that he would not support himself. The children as their father used to leave home early morning to go to far villages to look for casual work so that he could get food for children, and he could come back late in the evening. Time reached time when the father decided to marry another wife but she mistreated the children until when the children became street-children. One day, the stepmother beat Joseph until he was just rushed to the hospital by the neighbours. So when the Aunt heard about that, she went and rescued the children and started to stay with them in Mbale town. But the Aunt is struggling with paying school fees, clothing and beddings. Joseph has a dream of becoming an Engineer.