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Women and Power: Marren Akatsa Bukachi, living life after cancer

When you meet Marren Akatsa Bukachi, the Executive Director of a women’s rights NGO, the Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative (EASSI), you look at a CEO with all the trappings of that office.
But when you hear her story, you’ll get disabused of that earlier perception of this lady.
On Women and Power, Josephine Karungi tells the amazing story of this mother of four daughters who survived cancer and knows the power of social media as well as a support group.

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