Silver linings

24 Yesterday I made some follow up calls again, to potential sponsors for our anniversary dinner. Indeed, some people avoided them-again. Cathy picked up. She knows who I am but she let me go through a lengthy introduction. That was fine. Finally, I reminded her that I had been following up and needed to know …

Politicians and Tabloids

14 Two years ago we organised a medical camp in Kibuli. Once in a while we would tag 'big wigs' and invite them to put events but they would never show up. This time Amama Mbabazi replied. Nonetheless, we didn't think that he would show up so we made a joke of it. That Saturday …

Home is where the heart is

Do you really know what your brother/sister/uncle/aunt (insert other relatives) does for kyeyo in 'outside countries?' Have you ever asked or are you content with simply receiving the fashionable clothes and turning to them each time money is 'scarce?' I have always had great admiration for people who leave their home country and start a completely …