April 30, 2019

Mtoto Josephine (jina halisi limehifadhiwa) atolewa katika ndoa na kurudi shuleni.

Mnamo tarehe 10 Januari mwaka 2019 jirani mmoja kutoka wilayani Hai kata ya Bondeni alipiga simu Kituo cha Huduma ya Simu kwa Mtoto kupitia namba 116 na kutoa taarifa zilizomhusu binti wa miaka 12 aliyetambulika kwa jina la Josephine. Jirani huyo alieleza kuwa, Josephine alifanikiwa kumaliza darasa la saba mnamo mwaka 2018 na matokeo yalivyotoka akafanikiwa kupata ufaulu mzuri wa […]
January 31, 2019

#SimuliziZa116 – ulawiti katika kituo cha kulelea watoto

Jirani msamaria mwema alipiga simu namba 116 Kituo cha Huduma ya Simu kwa Mtoto baada ya kushuhudia tendo la ulawiti katika kituo cha kulelea watoto kilichopo jirani na makazi yake. Aliendelea kusimulia kuwa, mwanaume mtu mzima aliekadiriwa kuwa na umri wa miaka takriban 40 ama zaidi ambaye kimsingi ni mlezi wa watoto katika kituo hicho alimlawiti mtoto wa miaka 13 […]
January 29, 2019

#116Stories – Neema escapes the cut!

In December 2018, the National Child Helpline received a call from a man in Butiama district. His sister-in law had invited him to the cutting ceremony of her 14-year-old daughter, Neema (not her real name). He was Neema’s uncle and was expected to attend this important celebration but he is also the Ward Executive Officer (WEO) and had attended anti-FGM […]
January 18, 2019

#SimuliziZa116: Mtoto mfanyakazi za nyumbani aliyegeuzwa mke

Mama mmoja alitupigia simu namba 116 kutoa taarifa juu ya binti yake aliyekuwa amesafirishwa kutoka Songea kuja Dar es Salaam kufanya kazi kama #Mfanyakazi za nyumbani. ‘Nina wasiwasi sana juu ya maisha ya mwanangu, siwezi hata kulala vizuri siku hizi tangu siku niliyoambiwa kwamba sasa hafanyi tena kazi za nyumbani bali amegeuzwa mke wa mtu huko mjini.’ ‘Tafadhali nisaidieni.’ Aliongeza […]
October 19, 2018

#116Stories: Jimmy Returns Home.

Jimmy lived with his parents in Mwanza before he ran away. He was an unhappy child because his father would severely beat him, even for the smallest mistake. He was often very scared and decided to run away. Jimmy ended up in Geita and would wander the streets.   When Baba Jimmy realised his 10-year-old son had run away, he […]
September 21, 2018

116Stories: Child Sexual Abuser Gets 30 Years in Prison

On 11th of January 2018 the Child Helpline received a phone call from a Social welfare Officer in Mwanga, Kilimanjaro, who reported a case of 15-year-old *Rhoda, a form one student at Kifaru Secondary School whose studies were interrupted after her parents separated. She was forced to move from Kilimanjaro to Zanzibar with her Father.   Rhoda was not happy […]