Day: February 1, 2020

Meet Tecle: Boise’s first refugee from Africa to run for local office

by Kulsoom Rizvi

Tecle Gebremichael was surprised to find a handwritten letter in his mailbox. No one really sends handwritten notes anymore, he thought. It read:

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Uganda’s Kemiyondo is “The Baker” in Apple TV+’s “Little America”

By JOSEPH TUMWESIGYE | NTV

There is a little gem of a series hidden in the fast growing motion picture live-streaming industry called “Little America’’. It is an anthology of mixed emotions stories about the lives of a few real immigrants in the United States of America featuring on Apple’s new streaming service, Apple TV+.

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Oklahoma University men’s basketball: Kur Kuath’s journey from Sudan to America makes playing for Sooners a ‘blessing’

by ABBY BITTERMAN

Before Kur Kuath turned 2 years old, his family was homeless and forced to live in a Catholic church in Egypt.

Civil war had ripped apart his native Sudan. His family found itself in the midst of a year-plus-long journey that would take them thousands of miles to a new life in America.

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