Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

The Stavation Story In The Year 2008-2010

Last two years,i was convinced by my uncle who promised me to pay for me school fees,it was in the times of giving speeches in the burial where he said that and the most of people who were their they felt happy.But unfortunately sealled him asking for fees he disappointed me telling me to leave studies and go to join army.I also agreed to join army but he could not give hand onto me.The bad thing he did to me this year when i was going to school he said that i get a number registered on mobile money such that he send money to one at school.On calling him he neglected my call and switched off his phone it left me disappointing and disgusted hence leaving him without begging him anything Therefore he never fulfilled his promises he made to me.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Buhama, Ntungamo, Uganda
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