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LENEXA, Kan. — It has been an incredible journey for 30-year-old Jakoma Machok, who has survived an apartment fire last year and genocide as a child in his native Sudan to earn his MBA this weekend from Ottawa University.

FOX 4’s Rob Low has his inspiring story of survival and perseverance.