Stories of Uganda

Learn about the lives of Ugandans from all walks of life! Please contact me to add your story.

Lella was planning to come to Canada and always wanted to live here

Umeeda Umedaly Swilto

Aug 23 2009

Photo : with her grandaughter nareena switlo at her graduation from University of Victoria

Education meant a lot to Lella

More than 80,000 asian refugess leaving Uganda in 1972 in 90 days. Where did they go? Find out about their stories.

To add your story please contact Umeeda Umedaly at

All stories are welcome on MP3 format with a photo. Interview someone in your family, capture our stories of our elders and find out about why there are so resiliant.