Nanny tortured toddler who refused to eat

A UGANDAN nanny is facing jail time of up to 15 years after she was caught on torturing a toddler.

In a video shared on social media, Jolly Tumuhiirwe can be seen kicking and beating the 18-month-old girl who refused to eat.

The video was recorded by a secret camera planted in the house after her parents noticed their daughter was bruised and limping.


Local police said Tumuhiirwe would be charged with attempted murder, the charges were dropped to torture in court on Monday.

ABC reports, State prosecutor Joyce Tushabe said Tumuhiirwe, who had no lawyer, “was remorseful” in court.

Tumuhiirwe was remanded in custody and will be sentenced on Wednesday.

The toddler has made a full recovery.

The video can be seen here. WARNING: The video contains very graphic content.