A Scattering of Seeds: The Creation of Canada
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  1. How and why did Opiyo Oloya immigrate to Canada?
  2. What made Oloya decide to study education instead of pursuing his background in politics?
  3. How is Oloya able to share his African background with Canadians?
  4. What is AfroFest and what does it celebrate?
  5. Why do some African-Canadians have difficulties finding a good job?
  6. What do they often end up doing in the meantime?
  7. What is Opiyo Oloya's connection to Uganda now?
  8. What major differences did Oloya find between the society of his homeland in Uganda and his new home in Canada?
  9. What changes did Oloya notice in himself after he had been in Canada for a while?
  10. What were the different names Oloya and his wife considered for their child, and what were their meanings? Why did they choose the name Ocheng?