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Uganda maid pleads guilty to toddler abuse after secret filming

The Ugandan maid filmed beating an 18-month-old girl has appeared in court.

Jolly Tumuhiirwe was charged with committing torture and has pleaded guilty - asking the court to forgive her.

The video of the maid allegedly abusing the young child was posted on Facebook, where it was watched more than 21 million times in just four days last month.

Catherine Byaruhanga reports.

  • 08 Dec 2014