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Ugandan Activist is Africa's Youngest Ever Nobel Peace Prize Nominee

The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize will be awarded later this year, but we already know about one nominee. He is Ugandan activist Victor Ochen, Africa’s youngest nominee ever.  It is not everyday that you get a call that informs you that you have been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize, but this so-called "dream call" happened to 33-year-old Ugandan social activist Victor Ochen. The American Friends Service Committee nominated him and his organization, the African Youth Initiative...

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