Alur in DRC, Uganda finally bury the hatchet over 100 years later

Traditional Alur dancers welcome their leaders at the event that marked the reconciliation between the Alur communities living in West Nile, Uganda and DR Congo. The woes between the two started in 1789 after the killing of the Alur leader in DR Congo. PHOTO BY FELIX WAROM OKELLO

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The two communities had been locked in a cultural row since 1789 following the death of the DRC-section leader by the Ugandan group.

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