Rabbi Dov saves Pesach for Uganda Jewry as he averts a matzo crisis

The Jewish community in Kampala, Uganda faced a crisis as Pesach approached - it could not get hold of matzo.

Due to coronavirus, the regular channels that they generally relied upon for matzo delivery failed.

Avram Mukiibi, one of the community leaders, turned to former Knesset member Rabbi Dov Lipman, who serves as Secretary General of the Confederation of United Zionists (CUZ).

Mukiibi is the CUZ representative in Uganda.

Lipman worked with CUZ chairman David Yaari to identify an Israeli NGO currently working in Uganda that asked to remain anonymous.

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