Yesterday I received a video from Eddie Yawe, Bobi Wine’s big brother. Watching and listening to an emotionally drained Yawe narrating the dire state in which Bobi is, sent chills down my spine, broke me down physically and excruciatingly weakened me emotionally. For minutes, I blankly stared at my phone with tears rolling down my cheeks, breathing so heavily; unsure of what response I should … Continue reading Free Bobi Wine, he is only a harmless voice for the voiceless.
When the First Lady Janet Museveni, in her capacity as education minister called the media to advise parents about among others, not to transport their kids to school on Boda Boda’s, or if they should, not more than two on one bike, no one dared to respond to her unrealistic advice in this Uganda that’s marred with a lot of inequality. Only one outspoken woman, … Continue reading Stella Nyanzi only did what we have feared to do
Its been a while since I last updated my blog. In fact its exactly 4months since my last post. Anyhow, am here, not on a good note though. I know this may seem like an outpour of my harsh emotions, but I also want to consider that someone has gone or is going through the same but they chose or have chosen to shut up … Continue reading An open letter to Hon. Maria Mutagamba – Mama, please sort the mess in Uganda’s Tourism Ministry
Eight months ago, Faridah Nakalyango a resident of Masaka, Uganda gave birth to a bouncing baby Tasha Nakigudde. All was well until the baby opened her eyes. Faridah says when the child first opened the eyes, there was a milky coating, upon check up, the the doctors said the child could not see. All diagnosis reveal that the child has an eye condition called … Continue reading Help this blind 8months baby see
When I say I love traveling, my inner self feels convinced. To many traveling may mean boarding a plane to a place a thousand miles away or probably sitting on a bus to go on a long journey, but for me, it means refusing to sitting in one place for more than 30 minutes. This is not because of the kind of work I do, … Continue reading Two hours in Mogadishu
When I say nine months, first thing in many of your minds is Pregnancy. Yes and no! Last May I conceived, I was however not sure if it was a boy or a girl but I was sure it would be Joy at the end of the nine-months long journey. In fact, my belly has for this time through beamed with joy, notwithstanding a … Continue reading Its been Nine Months
Dear Uncle M7, it is 9th October, 2012 It is not my birthday, not my parents’ wedding anniversary, yet I beam with lots of Joy. I have religiously been looking forward to this day since I was born. It is the 50th Independence anniversary of a great and beautiful Nation- Uganda. Exactly 50years ago, this humble Nation received the power of self-governance from our colonial … Continue reading A letter to President Museveni