ANKARA 

A dance group of orphan children from east African country of Uganda will visit Turkey to perform in several programs later this month.

Masaka Kids Africana, which retrieved its name from Masaka town in southern Uganda — located around 130 kilometers (80 miles) southwest of the capital Kampala — attracted the attention of the world with local dance videos posted on the social media.

The story behind forming the group started with a house built with an initiative of a local resident in Masaka area, which became a new chapter in the life of orphan children

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