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REFLECTIONS IN JUBA – Independence South Sudan

Today is South Sudan’s fourth independence anniversary and it is my last day of ¬†work here in Juba as far as my current contract with the New Nation newspaper and the Sudan Advocacy for Development (the NGO that runs the … Continue reading

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Reflections in Juba–Time to go back home

Looking into the distance towards the south-east from the balcony of my room, I can see the way home from the diminutive images of vehicles plying the Juba/Nimule Highway, probably more than ten kilometers from where I am standing. If … Continue reading

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Reflections in Juba – Lessons from my elders.

Some time later this year or early next year, God willing, my family will have a thanksgiving ceremony for our aging parents (they are well into their early eighties). When the idea came up from our eldest brother over the … Continue reading

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The New Nation – My trials and Tribulations

The Republic of South Sudan is the newest nation in the world today and when I came here last year to work as a newspaper distribution consultant I was briefed by my employers Sudan Advocacy for Development) that I was … Continue reading

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Independence Day – Uganda

Today is a public holiday back home in Uganda as we or they back home celebrate our 51st birthday as an independent nation from Britain. If I had a choice, I would be home with family and probably out some … Continue reading

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Back Home With The Kids

It is now nearly three months since I resigned from the New Nation in Juba, South Sudan and returned home to Uganda to establish my own self-employment and spend more time with my family. I have spent more than ninety … Continue reading

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Fare Thee Well South Sudan

  Today the twenty-sixth day of February 2013 marks the end of my one year contract as Distribution Manager of The New Nation newspaper and therefore my last day of work with Sudan Advocacy for Development – the publisher of … Continue reading

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