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July 11th, 2017 / Daily Monitor, Uganda

B4FA Fellow Lominda Afedraru writes:
When one is watching news on TV or reading news on print media about the plight of refugees from South Sudan, the common thing you will see is families leading a difficult life. The story is, however, not the same for Mary Yangi, who has found refuge in Ngurua Village, Arua District.

The 59-year-old widow is earning from mixed farming. When you visit Yangi’s home, you will be welcomed by a jolly woman emerging from a grass-thatched house. The homestead is surrounded by a healthy-looking maize garden. It is hard to believe Yangi is a refugee. Read more