The Eclipse in Gulu, Just Starting

The Eclipse in Gulu, Just Starting

There have been rumours that Mel Gibson was spotted on the Acholi Road, that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were in town and staying the Dove’s Nest (a little hotel used by small NGOs). All a bit unlikely?

The Eclipse in Gulu Through X Ray Film

The Eclipse in Gulu Through X Ray Film

We knew something was really happening when we saw a passenger plane flying over.

Total Eclipse in Gulu

Total Eclipse in Gulu

For a brief period, and the actual event was surprisingly short, Gulu has been the centre of the world for a good reason: a total eclipse.

The Eclipse in Gulu, Sun Starting to Appear 1

The Eclipse in Gulu, Sun Starting to Appear 1

Although the best viewing point on the planet was also claimed by Pakwatch, down by the Nile where Museveni, and maybe even Brad etc had gone to see it.

The Eclipse in Gulu, Sun Starting to Appear 2

The Eclipse in Gulu, Sun Starting to Appear 2

Two old men sitting over a sewing machine yesterday, said that Pakwatch was where all the rich people were going, and why wasn’t I?

The Eclipse in Gulu, Sun Starting to Appear 3

The Eclipse in Gulu, Sun Starting to Appear 3

“Then you flew your Lear jet up to Nova Scotia

To see the total eclipse of the sun

Well you’re where you should be all the time…”

Herge: The Adventures of Tintin. Prisoners of the Sun

Herge: The Adventures of Tintin. Prisoners of the Sun

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