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Events | Geoffrey Evans Kizito Co-Chair Uganda Canadian Business Expo & Convention Toronto 2020

Geoffrey Evans Kizito or simply Jeff as is popularly known is a Ugandan Canadian based Toronto, Ontario.  He is married with 3 children and holds a Bachelors degree in Business Administration from, MUBS- Kampala,  BSc...


Justus Mirembe – Co Chair Uganda Canada Convention & Business Expo 2020 Toronto.

Justus Mirembe has lived and worked in Vancouver British Columbia, Canada for almost 20 years. His educational background is in Forensic Criminology, majoring in Crime and Intelligence from both Douglas College and the British ...



Diaspora Gala 2019 Edition | The 9th Annual Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Gala in Pictures!

The 9th Annual Uganda Diaspora Social Networking Gala and Business Breakfast were held at Kampala Serena Hotel’s – Katonga Hall on Friday December 27th and Saturday December 28th.  The breakfast moderated by Vetera...



Xanadu Collection – Experience An All Suite Boutique Hotel in The Heart of Kampala

Xanadu Suites hotel – Experience an Africa boutique style catering for both business and leisure travellers with an eye for something different, our spacious apartments are the perfect base for short term and long term st...


Health Watch | Message From the Executive Director of UNAIDS – Winnie Byanyima

Winnie Byanyima was appointed as the Executive Director of UNAIDS by the United Nations Secretary-General on 14 August 2019. Ms Byanyima has been the Executive Director of Oxfam International since 2013. Prior to that, she serv...



Uganda Politics | Buchaman and Catherine Kusasira Now Presidential Envoys on Ghetto and Kampala Youth Affairs

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has officially appointed local Artiste Catherine Kusasira as presidential advisor on Kampala Affairs. Under this role, Catherine Kusasira will be charge of coordinating the young NRM recrui...



Real Estate | Covi’s Home Stay Furnished Apartments in Kampala

A beautiful relaxing and great working environment for a Single and/or a Couple 8km from the centre of Kampala Covi’s home stay is a quiet house in a small village approximately 20 minutes’ drive from Kampala city centre. T...


Nobel Prize | The Norwegian Nobel Committee Awards Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

BREAKING NEWS – The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular fo...



Green Card Lottery | DV-2021 Program Started – October 2nd, 2019 ET & Concludes on November 5th, 2019 at 12:00p.

DV-2021 Program: Online Registration — DV-2021 Program: The revised online registration period for the DV-2021 Program begins on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), and concludes...


Travel Advisory | Marriott Bonvoy By Kampala Sheraton Hotel Welcomes All Diaspora Holiday Makers

Welcome to Sheraton Kampala Hotel, a contemporary haven in the heart of the city with 9 acres of a well-manicured garden space that brings nature closer to you. Our spaces are designed for travelers and locals to meet, work and...



NBC Sports | Uganda’s Halimah Nakaayi Holds off USA’s Rogers and Wilson in 800m IAAF Final Upset

Halimah Nakaayi fends off an ambitious effort from Americans Raevyn Rogers and Ajee Wilson to take the gold medal in the women’s 800m at the IAAF World Championships – Source NBS Sports.



News Flash | Uganda’s Solomon Serwanjja wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award

Ugandan investigative reporter and news anchor Solomon Serwanjja has won the 2019 BBC World News Komla Dumor Award. Serwanjja is a presenter at Uganda’s NBS TV, where he hosts one of the channel’s prime-time shows. ...


Party Politics | President Museveni speaks out on the just concluded Hoima, Kaboong & UNAA elections

Fellow Ugandans and, especially, the Bazzukulu Greetings. I have been busy with the by-elections in Hoima and Kaabong and the Commonwealth Parliamentarians Association (CPA) that is still meeting in Munyonyo. Hence, I have not ...




Press Release | President Museveni responds to US sanctions against Former IGP Gen. Kale Kayihura

Fellow Ugandans and, especially, the Bazzukulu It says, in the Church of Uganda Prayer Book, on page 5, as follows: “They left undone what they ought to have done and they did that they ought not to have done and there is no ...


Travel Ban | US Treasury Department Global Magnitsky Designation and State Visa Ban for Former IGP Kale Kaihura – Uganda

US Treasury Department Press Release and Gen. Kale Kaihura’s response — Washington – The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned the former Inspector General...



Straight Talk Africa | Overcoming Educational Malpractice through Authentic Learning – Special Guest Dr. Lawrence Muganga

Shaka Ssali explores educational practices in Africa and beyond. He is joined by Lawrence Muganga, author of the book “You Can’t Make a Fish Climb Trees: Overcoming Educational Malpractice through Authentic Learning.” Dr....


Kampala Serena Event | Uganda Diaspora Business Breakfast and Social Networking Gala 2019 Edition

The 9th Uganda Diaspora Social Networking Gala and Business Breakfast will be held at Kampala Serena Hotel – Katonga Hall on Friday December 27th starting from 9am. The breakfast will be moderated by Veteran NBS anchor Mr...



UNAA Chicago | Convention Highlights – The Good, the Bad and the Missed Opportunities!

By Ronnie Mayanja — The 31st UNAA Convention which took place in Chicago this year is now in the history books but what a spectacle of an event it was no matter how you look at it. For some it will go down as the biggest ...



UNAA Chicago 2019 | Don’t Miss The Uganda North America Bootcamp and Beauty Pageant Grand Finale in Chicago

The 2019 Miss Uganda North America Bootcamp and Beauty Pageant will be held in the city of Chicago during the 31st Annual UNAA Convention. The event, which features a red carpet and community awards for women empowerment voices...


UNAIDS | Winnie Byanyima Appointed New Executive Director, The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)

UN PRESS STATEMENT — UNAIDS welcomes the appointment of Winnie Byanyima as its new Executive Director GENEVA, 14 August 2019—UNAIDS warmly welcomes the appointment of Winnie Byanyima as its new Executive Director. Ms By...






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