A government that cannot take care of its people but leave them to be fed on Super Cereal. How can Uganda be having food scarcity? The people of Napak deserve better than what they are getting. Food stores built by the government of Milton Obote are empty in Jinja.
While debunking GoK lies on #TurkanaDrought, we must not lose sight of the humanity and dignity of victims. As @njokingumi reminds me in a different context, we must not see them "as a campaign, more than as [people] who need multiple levels of care at every point." twitter.com/Roncliff…
#PressPass KE Media has failed to properly frame the issues. They only talk of "drought" when people are starving and dying. Not the chronic nature of the crisis. The current situation was predicted last December by the Famine Early Warning System Network. But media was asleep.
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