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Hunger to Learn: Obita's story

Obita is a school pupil in Gulu, Uganda. When he was seven years old, both his parents were killed in an attack by rebel soldiers. He explained how school has given him hope for his future, as part of the BBC News 'Hunger to Learn' series.

Video courtesy of African Revival.

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