Joseph Kony’s former wife shares her new book “I am Evelyn Amony”

As the international hunt continues for Lord’s Resistance Army Commander Joseph Kony, one of his former captors and bush wives is sharing her story in a new book…

“I AM EVELYN AMONY” tells the story of one of Kony’s 27 wives and the mother of three of his children born during her more than a decade inside the rebel group after being abducted at the age of 11. Evelyn managed to escape with two of her children in 2005 and has since started the Women’s Advocacy Network comprised of over 400 formerly abducted war-affected women who advocate for gender justice in Uganda. She sat down with the SABC’s Sherwin Bryce-Pease in New York on a recent visit there to promote the book…

 

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