News from December 2007

Happy Christmas to All Our Readers

Yesterday was the Kiwoko hospital Christmas party.

With singing, sketches, food, speeches it was an excellent afternoon. Students, staff and children presented, and unlike last year the rain stayed away and let us eat the roasted bull in peace.

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Wilsons_2013 Posted by Rory Wilson on Sat, 22 Dec 2007 | 1 comments | Visit Rory, Denise & Gideon Wilson's blog

Christmas Greetings

It absolutely amazes me how time flies. One week runs into another and before you know it, another year is coming to an end! We’ve been really bad at keeping in touch with people this year – and we apologize that demands of work have kept us from doing the really important things, like keeping in touch with you!

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Magandas Posted by Gillian Maganda on Mon, 03 Dec 2007 | Visit David and Gillian Maganda's blog

Gang Violence Escalating

This past Thursday evening, my beloved husband arrived home from work tired, hungry and in need of a listening ear. He’d had a hard day at the office. Suddenly he had the urge to visit Refuge Egypt’s pre-school, which is very close to our house, and check up on the Youth English classes. About 5 minutes after he arrived, around 20 gang members descended upon the pre-school and were trying to force their way in the gate. They were looking for a certain rival gang member and started beating one of our staff members who was baracading the door.

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Magandas Posted by Gillian Maganda on Mon, 03 Dec 2007 | Visit David and Gillian Maganda's blog