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The Spill of Blood & The Lamentations of Lamalo By Paul Peter Rom Abim
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The long and ignored LRA war has left every family in Northern Uganda wounded and weeping. A lot of blood of the innocent has been shed in northern Uganda through the ruthless ambushes, lootings,... More > abductions, rape and vandalism by the LRA, led by their leader Mr. Joseph Kony from Odek in Gulu District. It is the Spill of Blood because, the human blood is a rich symbol among the Acholi people. For not only does it represent life but it is life itself. Brutal death among the Acoli is therefore referred to as the Spill of Blood. The land is covered with the smell of human blood. I can do nothing but to burst into an elegy. I lament and weep as I see the players in the war closing their eyes to the plight of the innocent. The Spill of Blood is pointing out the truth as it is. It is a product of a lived experience. Who will stop for us the flow of blood? Will the sun ever rise and shine on us again?< Less
Trapped in his own prison of Nile Mansions for 5 years By Rutarindwa Mwene Barizeni
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For fear of being thrown out of power and possibly killed by the people he had imposed himself on, Uganda’s President Milton Obote spent the near 5 years of his second rule (1980-1985), as a... More > permanent resident in a hotel-cum- prison of Nile Mansions, which his chief security adviser Major General Oyite Ojok had curved for him. Not a single day did his dear wife Miria visit him in this hideout. In the Nile Mansions, atrocities manifested with some prisoners being killed and others being released to tell the world what was taking place and to the initiators this was a tactic.< Less