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Winnie Byanyima, a Ugandan, has been appointed to lead Oxfam International

Winifred (Winnie) Byanyima, a grass-roots activist, human rights advocate, senior international public servant, and world recognized expert on women’s rights, has been appointed Executive Director of Oxfam International – a...


CAF | Africa Cup Of Nations South Africa 2013 – Nigeria and Ghana battle the egos in Africa Cup of Nations buildup

Ghana and Nigeria have gambled on leaving out their disruptive influences – but history has shown that the team is paramount There is a new mood of militancy about west African football. The buildup to previous Cups of Nation...



BBC Media Centre | Alan Kasujja the New Face of BBC World Service ‘Newsday’ Breakfast Programme

Alan Kasujja  joined the presenting team on BBC World Service’s Newsday radio programme. Alan previously hosted Capital Radio’s Big Breakfast in Kampala and presented The Fourth Estate debate programme and Who Wants to be ...



Stars Celebrate UK Based Kenyan entrepreneur, Pauline Long as she is Listed on Black Women in Europe Powerlist

Nollywood UNCUT ~ Written by Dele Onabowu ~ Pauline Long became star of the night as celebrity friends gathered to celebrate her achievements and generosity as she was listed in Black Women in Europe Power List. The Mother o...


The Second Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Gala Highlights and Pictures – 30th December 2012

In what was a colorful evening on Sunday 30th December 2012 Ugandans in the Diaspora gathered for their second annual social networking gala. This was a follow up to the first and saw several notable Ugandans recognised for the...



Daily Monitor ~ Uganda diaspora crowns 2012 with 2nd Social Networking Event, Dinner & Awards

By Ivan Okuda, Monitor ~ Ugandans living and working abroad have all reasons to fly down to Uganda and wrap up the year here, if the Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Gala held at Kampala Serena Hotel last week on Sunday is a...



United Night of Worship Presents, “Hungry For More Conference Boston” on Feb 22nd, 23rd ~ 2013

United Night of Worship: Don’t Miss the Hungry For More Conference taking place in Boston, on February 22nd and 23rd, 2013. Featuring JESUS CULTURE’S Kristene DiMarco and GATEWAY’S Rita Springer Hungry For Mor...


Africa’s Number One | P – Square In A Live ‘Chop My Money’ Kampala Concert.

Africa’s number one singing duo P-Square was in Kampala December 21st in what was a colorful LIVE performance full of energy and punctuated by some of Uganda’s leading artists.  The duo did not disappoint as they p...



Don’t Miss the 6th Home is Best Summit in Mbale (Dec 20th) and Kampala (Dec 28th)

The Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs present the 6th Home is Best Summit – “HOME IS THE BEST SUMMIT-2012” Venue: – MBALE (20TH December 2012) Venue: – KAMPALA Hotel African...


Photo highlights from the UG@50 Golden Jubilee Celebrations in Washington. D.C.

Ugandans from Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C came together to celebrate Uganda’s 50th Anniversary at a dinner with entertainment provided by Local Ugandan Artists. Here are some highlights from the Golden Jubilee e...



Uganda Wildlife Authority ~ Big National Birding Day in Uganda: Save the dates

THE UGANDA BIG BIRDING DAY 2012 – PRESS RELEASE ~ A series of fun conservation events: launch, race and Festival ~ THEME: Birding@50: Saving the Crane, our national symbol This national birding day will combine avian (bi...



The Recap | Uganda@50 Cultural Independence Dinner – Kampala Serena Hotel

On Friday October 12th – The final do among the many Uganda’s 50th Independence Gala’s that had began in January was held at Kampala Serena Hotel in what was a colorful evening that featured the young Kingz Ki...


October 13th Event Schedule ~ Ug@50,UK Program-Celebrating 50yrs of Uganda’s Independence

Organisers of Ug@50,UK; the events to celebrate 50yrs of Uganda’s independence in London, have confirmed more details about the October 13th event that will be held at The Hippodrome, Golders Green.  Below is the Official Sc...



Ugandans Throng Kololo Airstrip In Commemoration of the 50th Golden Jubilee – See Complete Gallery

By Ronnie Mayanja — All roads led to Kololo airstrip on October 9th in what was a colorful 50th Golden Jubilee Celebrations attended by more than 15 Heads of State and Government from the East, Central, West, North and So...



A Flash Back | Remembering Uganda’s Past 50 Years 1962 – 2012

Historical Snapshot — Uganda gained independence from Britain on October 9th 1962, maintaining its Commonwealth membership as a former British colony. The first post-independence election, held in 1962, was won by an alli...


Kampala Capital City In Carnival Fever as Ugandans Celebrate Golden Jubilee

By Ronnie Mayanja — It was Kampala’s first Carnival and one that was pulled off by the newly established Kampala Capital City Authority headed by Mrs Jennifer Musisi together with KCCA partners. The Carnival saw Kam...



Kampala City Get’s New Look Ahead of The Uganda@50 Golden Jubilee Celebrations

Preparations for commemoration of Uganda’s Golden Jubilee Celebrations will reach their climax this week as all roads will lead to Uganda’s independence grounds at Kololo airstrip for Uganda’s 50th Independenc...


The 5th Nile Gold Jazz Safari Held In Kampala – Gerald Albright, Regina Belle and Marion Meadows Bring Down the House

By Ronnie Mayanja — In what was a sold out concert at this year’s 5th annual Jazz Safari held at Kampala Serena’s Victoria hall on Friday 5th October 2012 featuring US Jazz legend Gerald Albright, Grammy awar...



East African Culture: Ethiopian Airlines Hosts a Dinner to Celebrate the Ethiopian New Year and Diverse Cultural Heritage

On September 28th, Ethiopian Airlines hosted a formal dinner at the Hilton Hotel in Alexandria, VA, to Celebrate the Ethiopian New Year. The atmosphere was cozy and filled with sounds of soothing Ethiopian Music and amicable Am...



Event Promo Video | Uganda@50 Cultural Dinner Official Television Commercial

Uganda@50 Cultural and Independence Dinner ~ Taking place at Serena Hotel, on October 12th, at 5:30pm. The Dinner will feature a recognition of Uganda’s Outstanding Achievers, and Art Exhibition by TAGA Nuwagaba, Fashion ...


Uganda@50 – The Rebirth Of A Nation, Independence Cultural Dinner – Friday October 12th, Kampala Serena Hotel

On Friday October 12th 2012 all roads will lead to Kampala Serena Hotel Victoria Ballroom in what will be Uganda’s Golden Jubilee Independence Cultural dinner of the year. The corporate event will feature an Art Exhibitio...






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