When Gen. Oketa wanted power supply to western region disconnected Its late 1985 a young and junior Army officer Lt. Julius Oketta is the Adjutant of the UNLA's 13th Battalion based at Masaka barracks. UNLA was the post Iddi Amin national army that was formed by integrating different fighting groups that had participated in the overthrow of Iddi Amin. Julius Oketta had been under the Save Uganda Movement of the likes of William Omaria Akena Pajok Eteker Ejalu and had other militants like…
Lava Cauldron, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Exhaling clouds of gas, a cauldron of lava boils in the mile-wide crater of Nyiragongo, an active volcano in the Congo that threatens two million people. Eruptions have blistered the region for millions of years, since the African tectonic plate began to split apart to create the Albertine Rift.
Rwenzori Mountains -Sunset The 996km2 national park is named after the Rwenzori Mountains which lie 120km along the D.R Congo border, on the west of Kasese and Fort Portal Districts of Uganda. The Legendary, "Mountains of the Moon" are relatively visited and in 1994, UNESCO gezetted the Rwenzoris as an international heritage site. Rwenzori Mountain is the highest mountain range in Africa, and thus provides an unparalleled opportunity to explore East Africa's mountain wilderness.
A South African UN peacekeeper on active duty in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Women on the front lines The South African National Defence Force is the only military in Africa, and one of a few in the world that deploys female soldiers to fight at the sharp end.