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

My Decision To Become A Uganda Student

The year was 2009 when I decide to come and I persue the Uganda's education due to to the progress of Uganda as well the education is concerned.It was not easy to travel from one country to another but due to alot of curiosity I had directly I went to the chief charged immigration in our district and fortunately I got the passport in December 2009 after one month that is to say january 2011 I took up a journey with a bus.In that bus I saw other students coming to Uganda in that bus also I bypassed my eyes in the glasses of a bus started with essing good hills and mountains in mbarara and kabare.After a few hours we arrived in capital city of Uganda which is Kampala where I was supposed to school from.Thefore my decision was fulfilled and I became Ugandan student to Emirates college school.


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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I helped make the story happen

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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: Gahoto Street, Muhanga District, In Raunda
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