Souvenirs to Remember Pope Francis’ Visit


Memories of the Pope Francis live on, one year after the pontiff’s visit to Uganda to mark 50 years of the canonization of the Uganda Martyrs. But to many, the visit is still fresh in their minds because theykept souvenirs.
A souvenir, memento, keepsake, or token of remembrance is an object a person acquires for the memories the owner associates with it. So when Pope Francis visited, many people knew that his memory had to live on. In our papal series, Joyce Bagala looks at the memories Ugandans still hold through souvenirs.