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?
We knew something was really happening when we saw a passenger plane flying over.
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.
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.
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?
“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…”