By Sharon Kyatusiimire
When Loyce (not real name) was approached by Gerald, a medical student at Makerere University, She felt privileged. She was in her first year student at the same University pursuing a degree in Human Resource Management.
“Gerald was in his fourth year and being a medical student, I was very surprised that he would be interested in someone like me. I have always been the shy type and he was my first serious boyfriend,” Loyce narrates.
The two had met at a friend’s hostel in Kikoni and exchanged numbers.
“The next day, he called me and said he wanted us to meet which excited me. He suggested that I visit him in his room. He was staying in Mitchel Hall which I declined at the moment. I suggested that we meet at one of the canteens within the university and he accepted,” Loyce says. Click to read more…