Thursday, May 26, 2011

Award-winning documentary

David McKenzie, the CNN correspondent based here in Nairobi, has won an award for his heartbreaking documentary on the appalling treatment of people with mental disabilities in Kenya

http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/africa/05/24/uk.cnn.wins.amnesty.award/index.html

I am generally a bit hard-hearted, but this had me getting a bit emotional.

Congratulations David.

Monday, May 09, 2011

Attention Ugandans: Notorious Bum Driller at Large

Yes, this is a real article, from Uganda's ultra-homophobic Red Pepper. Sinister and funny in equal measure. Considering Mutumba appears to have more than one bum, it is perhaps no surprise he is being targeted by the bum-drilling gang.