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Events

Events | Josephine Ssenkungo EdD(c), MSN, RN | The New Mexico Board of Nursing Newly Appointed Director of Education and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP) – Boston Seminar

The New Mexico Board of Nursing is proud to introduce the New Director of Education and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP),  Ms. Ssenkungo is originally from Kampala, Uganda, and an immigrated to the United States in 1998. S...


Events | Join The Multi-Professional Consultants – MPC For Their Annual Community Appreciation Day – Sat Nov 28th

Our community reporter — The city of Waltham in the State of Massachusetts is home to the largest concentration of Ugandans living in North America, great universities like Brandeis and colleges like Bentley are partly re...



UK Dispatch | The Miss Uganda UK 2015 Pageant to Create Awareness About Child Sacrifice – Nov 7th

As JM Promotions crowns its fifth Miss Uganda UK queen, the pageant is partnering with Jubilee Campaign UK to raise awareness against child sacrifice in Uganda; a barbaric practice that seems to be on the increase in Uganda and...



The Uganda Women’s Association International (UWAI) Invites You All to The First Family Career Day In Waltham, MA – 14th Nov 2015

The purpose of the First Parents and Students Career Day Workshop is to help parents and students better understand the educational system of the USA. Pressures are compounded for the first-generation or underserved parents and...


Diaspora Homecoming | Home Is The Best 2015 – MASAKA – Brovad Hotel

What is the Home is the Best Summit all about? The Home is the Best summit is a Diaspora event held annually and rotated regionally around the country to give Ugandans in the Diaspora an opportunity to: Appreciate the status of...



EVENTS | OPIC & ASPEN DIASPORA INVESTMENT FORUM FOR EAST AFRICA, OCTOBER 13-14, BOSTON

BOSTON, MA – October 8, 2015 —Ever dream of starting a major business or bringing a top-rated franchise back to your motherland, but you are hamstrung by lack of capital or technical support? If so, a major investment f...



Events | AAI Awards Gala honors Namibian President His Excellency Hage Geingob, Zimbabwe Philanthropist Strive Masiyiwa, and IBM  

AAI News — NEW YORK – October 2, 2015 – Some 300 distinguished U.S. and African leaders and top diplomats gathered for The Africa-America Institute’s spectacular annual awards gala and the official launch of the Fut...


EACC | The East African Chamber of Commerce Trade & Investment Conference Coming to Dallas, TX On 16th – 17th October 2015

The East African Chamber of Commerce (EACC) is a USA registered nonprofit that organizes annual trade conferences in an efforts to promote trade, entrepreneurship and investment opportunities between the East African region and...



Events | Women of Purpose Hosts its 8th Annual Conference August 21st – 23rd. Venue Victory family Church 161 North St. Newtonville MA.

Women of Purpose is inviting you to its 8th annual Conference August 21st thru 23rd. At Victory family Church 161 North St. Newtonville Ma. Schedule time — Friday 21st from 7pm -9:30pm Saturday 22rd from 2::00pm 9:00pm S...


African American Institute | State of Education in Africa Conference — Inter-Continental Hotel Lagos, Sept 2nd 2015

NEW YORK — Educators and innovators from across Africa and the U.S. will gather for a solutions-driven global education conference, convened by The Africa-America Institute, aimed at putting forth a bold agenda to improv...



April 2015 | Talking Points From The 5th Annual MIT Sloan Africa Innovate Conference – Developing Africa’s Next Big Ideas!

By Ronnie Mayanja — On Saturday, April 4th I had the rare opportunity to be invited as one of the media partners for the 5th annual MIT Sloan Africa Innovate Conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The co...



MIT Sloan School | The 5th Annual MIT Africa Innovate Conference – Whats Your Big Idea? April 3rd & 4th 2015

Ladies & Gentlemen, We are proud to present the 5th annual MIT Africa Innovate Conference, to be held on the 3rd and 4th of April 2015 at the MIT Media Lab. Africa Innovate is an intimate showcase of the latest ideas and in...



Thankyou Boston | Memorial Service Held for the late Mrs. Aida Namukwaya Mayanja – St. Peters Anglican Church of Uganda – Waltham

A Memorial Thanksgiving Service for the late Mrs. Aida Namukwaya Mayanja of Nansana Kyadondo was held on Saturday, October 25 at St. Peter’s Anglican Church of Uganda in Waltham.  Officiated by Rev. Christine Nakyeyune...



A Picture Diary | The Lake Victoria Serena Resort — A world away from the city

Styled to replicate the lines of a classically rustic Roman villa, which might just as easily stand amid the sunflowers of the Tuscan Hills, as on the shores of Africa’s largest lake, Lake Victoria Serena Resort is the la...


Part 2 ~ Kampala Festival 2014 | The Annual Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) Carnival In Pictures

The annual Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) Carnival or Kampala Festival as its commonly known, was held on Sunday 5th October 2014 ~ Kampala City Festival provides a platform for us to celebrate a lot about Kampala and ma...



Highlights From The 7th Annual Nile Gold Jazz Safari Featuring Tizer, Norman Brown and The Legendary Joe!

By Ronnie Mayanja — On Friday October 3rd 2014 – All roads led to Kampala Serena Hotel for what has now become an annual Jazz affair. The 7th Nile Gold Jazz Safari delivered in all elements. Starting off with Uganda...


Kampala Dispatch | The Club Megafest Highlights and Stage Photos As Witnessed In Nambole!

By Ronnie Mayanja — On Saturday September 20th I had the rare opportunity to be among the VIPs invited to attend the first Club – Megafest event that was supposed to be the biggest draw of the year at Nambole Stadiu...



Photos from Day 2 ~ August 30th ~ UNAA Hyatt Convention 2014, San Diego

Here are some photos shared from Day 2 (Saturday, August 30th) of the UNAA Convention taking place in San Diego at the HYATT La Jolla Hotel ~ Covering some more arrivals, Vendors, UNAA Luncheon, Guest Speech by Uganda’s P...



Royal Tour – August 28th -31st | Bulungi Bwansi Canada To Host HRH The Nabagereka and The Katikiro of Buganda in Toronto

For immediate release — The Buganda Community in Toronto – Bulungi Bwansi Canada, is pleased to announce a Royal Tour of Canada by Her Royal Highness  The Nabagereka of Buganda which will take place towards the end of Augu...


Africa Business Club | The 4th Annual Africa Innovate Conference held at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

By Ronnie Mayanja — The 4th annual Africa Innovate Conference was held on April 12th at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School with the theme “What’s Your Big Idea?” The conference hosted...






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