Lives we lost: Mivule had only come to Kampala 8 months earlier

This photo handout shows 25-year-old electricals technician Shafik Kamoga who was shot dead during the deadly November 18/19 deadly protests. Read story below for details. PHOTO/NMG. 

What you need to know:

  • He had come to Kampala eight months earlier to learn how to repair electronics. His brother, Eddie Kamoga, says he had a girlfriend who is four months pregnant.

In the new series, we chronicle how bullets prematurely shattered the blooming dreams of dozens during two days of madness last November. In interviews with our reporter, Gillian Nantume, grieving families and friends share the triumphs, travails and final moments of relatives in a way that offers insights into the lives of victims hitherto treated as statistics.


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