Patricia Nalugo -

She loves braiding hair in the community. She loves looking after her younger siblings and taking care of the house while her mother is away. Which makes her a responsible young girl, she also enjoys playing with her friends when she can. Her favorite meal is rice and beef and yellow is her color.

 Patricia lives in a single-roomed house with her five siblings. She lost her father when she was five years old. After a year her mother got married again to Patricia’s stepfather. Her mother works in a small salon and her stepfather is unemployed.

Her mother is not earning much, which makes it hard for her to feed, pay rent as well as school fees for her children. Patricia has not been able to attend school.

Patricia says she wants to be a doctor when she grows up.