I Am The Lost Son

Last Sunday, I returned to the spot where I met Jaffari. I had came with glad tidings. Some readers of Jaffari’s story driven by compassion sent me mobile money to help him start his dream business.  But he was not there, I stood confused. As I turned to leave, there was a young man in…

  Homeless Kampalans – Jaffari’s Story

 After three years in Luzira prison, Jaffari is back to his spot in the city. Back to homelessness. Back to sleeping under the bare sky. Unsure of where to start from.  Prison gave him food and shelter, but the streets give him hope and freedom. The a 23-year-old narrates his story. “ My father run…

Homeless Kampalans – Shafiq’s Story

Standing at Watoto Church downtown, I saw him, he woke up, stretched himself and I crossed the road and walked towards him. I greeted him in English. He grinned and gave me a ghastly look. It is 7:00 am on a cloudy morning. I am early for a scheduled meeting. I have always wanted to…