Photo: Brickmakers' Hands by Adam Cohn/Flickr

Uganda | The general and the naked women

Chronicle #30 / by Benon Herbert Oluka

Outside Peyero bar on Gulu Municipality’s Langara road in north Uganda is a car which, by the last letter on its licence plate, belongs to State House, the official residence of the president.


Photo: Strong Cameroonian nature wins over technology by Ralf Steinbergen/Flickr

Cameroon | The invisible trees of Bamenda

Chronicle #30 / by Chief Bisong Etahoben

“There were trees there,” says Patience Ndifor of the Society for Initiatives in Rural Development and Environmental Protection (SIRDEP) which receives funding from Germany, over the phone.


Photo: "They came, they made a movie, they left some latrines," by Stefan Magdalinski/Flickr

Kenya | Gentrifying Kibera

Chronicle #30 / by Ken Opala

They had come, way back in the year 2000, to promise Lucianna Wanjiku, 58, that her mud shack in Soweto settlement in Kibera, Nairobi, -often called ‘the greatest slum on earth- would be rehabilitated.