Rebel Leader Kony's Children and Their Search for Identity
Joseph Kony, the Lord's Resistance Army leader, has fathered many children, reportedly as many as 50, but their exact number is unknown. Daily Monitor 's Esther Oluka explores the life of some children of the most-wanted rebel in the East and Central Africa region.
Olum (Right, not real name), one of Kony’s children after harvesting mangoes for breakfast.
Central Africa: The Lord's Resistance Army Is Far From Finished
ISS, 7 June 2017
The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has abducted over 700 people and displaced hundreds of civilians so far this year. In February alone it carried out 16 attacks in which 70… Read more »
East Africa: Ugandan Student Arrested Over 'Kony Letter'
Monitor, 20 May 2017
Police in Pallisa District have arrested a student of St Paul Secondary School over allegations that he was found in possession of a letter purported to have been written by the… Read more »
Radio Dabanga, 30 April 2017
Uganda and the USA have ended a six-year search for warlord Joseph Kony and his Lord's Resistance Army (LRA). Yet the failure to "kill or capture" Kony could see the insurgency… Read more »