All posts tagged "Education"

  • School 1
    Forlorn Education

    Nearly two decades ago when the all-so-wonderful Government of Uganda was introducing Universal Primary Education (UPE) it seemed apparent that the days of illiteracy and a massive young unlearned population were coming to an end. The four-children-study-free...

    • Posted February 2, 2017
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  • Prefect
    True Leadership (Day 7)

    While some people insist that leaders are born not made, there are others who argue that you can be born a half wit of a human but turn out to become the greatest leader there ever lived....

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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  • Sad adolo
    Adolescent Dilemma (Day 6)

    When in school, there are several taboos that you are told about every day you step into the classroom. You are told to never talk back to a teacher, you are taught to never come late to...

    • Posted August 16, 2016
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  • Child
    Scholarly Rebellion (Day 5)

    It is not very African to ask questions. In fact, stories are told of children who asked their parents questions and lost entire limbs in the ensuing beat down. Generally the moment you leave your mother’s womb...

    • Posted August 15, 2016
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  • Sad boy
    The Story of Lutwama (Day 4)

    So many years ago Lutwama was born into a God-fearing family with the head of the house as a catechist and the assistant head of the house as a member of the local church choir. While other...

    • Posted August 14, 2016
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