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Jalal Jaffer

Lawyer, occasional writer (poems), sports enthusiast.

Born in Kenya, grown up in Uganda, went to university in London, England. <br> B.Sc (Econ) from London School of Economics <br> M.Sc (Econ) from Queen Mary College, University of London. <br> <br> Migrated to Canada in 1972. Completed LLB and have been in private legal practice since 1978. <br> Have held senior leadership positions in the Ismaili Muslim Community
What Happened to the Canada That Saved My Family From a Brutal

What Happened to the Canada That Saved My Family From a Brutal Dictator?

Our success story is not very different from the stories of most of the other Ugandan Asians that arrived in Canada. The collective success of Ugandan Asians is in fact as much a success of Canada and Canadians, in doing everything that was necessary in an expedited way, to meet the needs of time, with an open heart, with compassion and with humanity.
09/06/2015 10:41 EDT