Iteso naming rituals are disappearing

People have studied – have gone to school – have attained formal global-western education, and are in their work places there. When a child is born, it is no longer the case that the father of the child will even bother to ask the elders that: "a child has been borne what name should it… Continue reading Iteso naming rituals are disappearing

30+ Years of President Museveni – Part 2: The Cost of Doing Business in Uganda

President Museveni has since abandoned his socialist roots. Uganda’s economy today is operating on free-market neo-liberalism and with all the impurities and absurdities that come with it. No wonder, another Ugandan astutely noticed that: “Many years after the book was published, Clarke is now a multimillionaire (here in Uganda); while Kawoko, the home of his book, is still a backward village.” Food for thought indeed!

30+ Years of President Museveni – Part 1: “Man With The Key Has Gone”

“What is your experience, have things changed for the better in Uganda or is it the case that often the "man with the key has gone?" The answers to this question on a social media is the trigger of this analysis but not the sole basis.