Kaigo Betty was born in Budaka, Eastern Uganda in 1988. Her parents are Mr Daka Andrew and Ms Daka Grace. She completed a Bachelors of Arts with Education, specialising in Literature and English Language, at Kyambogo University.
Ms Kaigo is currently working at City High School where she is a teacher. She is also affiliated to The Uganda Women Writers’ Association (FEMRITE). Since secondary school, she has been sharing her writing with the Monday Club which connects readers and writers.
“I love writing because it helps me explore my imagination of different worlds and bring them to life.” says Betty.