About the Author :
The author is of peasant stock. He read history at Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda and Archaeology at the University of Ghana, Legon.
Thereafter he taught history at Makerere University, served as chief Compliance Officer and Acting Managing Director of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Uganda before being appointed by is Excellence the President of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in 1990 to serve as his Special Assistant – the appointment he holds to date.
He contributed to the UNESCO History of Africa Project and has written widely to Bantu Expansion. He is also interested in Refugee Studies and has researched and published on polish Refugees in Uganda.