Today in Upclose with Eva Nakato, the extraordinary story of Kato Usain Finiito who gave up his journalism career in Uganda to become a professional body builder. He takes us through his journey as a body builder and dreams for the young body builders in his country.
Today on the Upclose with Eva Nakato, we bring you the story of Linetti Kirungi Ruboha who underwent several surgeries after a fatal acid attack by an obsessed ex-lover, after which she founded Hope Care Rescue Mission, an organisation that supports victims and survivors of acid attacks.Lees artikel
Access to clean water could never be taken for granted, recalls Judith Soila Parantai from her childhood; the water was always far away and often dirty. She is now back on her home ground and has provided a village with tap water. ‘Nothing makes me happier.’Lees artikel
Now, more than ever, young Africans deserve a place at the policymaking table, say Amref’s youth expert Evalin Karijo and diplomat Tijmen Rooseboom in a joint plea. They discuss ‘tokenism’, contraception and what real youth participation involves. But they have hope. ‘I’m actually very heartened by what I see.’Lees artikel