I knew Uganda to be the Pearl of Africa but I always felt it was being undersold. Within a few months of being here my suspicions were confirmed!
President Emmerson Mnangagwa graces Uganda's 57th Independence anniversary in Sironko - plus more stories.
On Uganda’s road to unity in diversity
Relive what transpired as Uganda celebrated its 56th independence anniversary
Independent Uganda turns 56 on Tuesday. Ahead of her anniversary, we have compiled what some of you are saying about your nation - the Pearl of Africa....
"I didn’t really understand the magnitude of the occasion - I was just excited to go home.”
“We want to take Ugandans back into history."
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