I’ve had a bit too much of politics at close hand this week, so here’s an update on my ongoing beautification in Juba. Now I’m back in the capital, there’s no excuse not to go to my favourite nail artist, Joseph, in Souk Libya (next to the pharmacy in the centre). Joseph has upgraded his stool-and-basket to a full on nail bar!
I obviously went for my “Juba French” manicure, Joseph’s invention, and went wild on the feet with a kind of tarmac-road motif – celebrating a return to towns with paving?
And today, after a pretty successful run of interviews all day, I’ve gone for the full sequins and floral: