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Events

The Second Ugandan UK Convention Highlights – All Photos by Richard Cunningham

The second Ugandan UK Convention was held at Troxy, London on 15th September 2012.  The event attended by Uganda’s first lady and Minister for Karamoja Affairs Mrs. Janet Museveni, Speaker of Uganda’s Parliament Ms...


Diaspora Events | Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Gala Highlights – 30th December 2011, Kampala Serena Hotel

Press Release — On December 29th, 2011, in the city of Kampala and for the very first time in our Country’s history, the immense contribution of those Ugandans living outside their Motherland was officially recognized a...



New Vision | Ugandan UK convention discusses economy

By Louis Jadwong in London —  Uganda must speed up decision making in the economic sector and make manpower development a priority if it is to take advantage of the many opportunities available in the country today. The...



Guvnor-Uganda | The Official Ugandan Diaspora After Party Venue – December 30th – 11PM Onwards!

GUVNOR – UGANDA. Located on 1st Street Industrial Area is Uganda’s number one night spot! The Guvnor is the exclusive, new, lavish nightclub and bar added to Angenoir’s list of clubs. Its exterior design is inspir...


Labor Day Weekend | UNAA Philly Convention Highlights – Day One and The UNAA Boat Cruise

On Saturday September 1st 2012 in the city that has been nicknamed ‘the home of brotherly love’ Ugandans from North America, Europe and Uganda gathered at the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott Hotel for UNAA’s 24...



UNAA Philly Convention Countdown | Crossfire Debate | Friday August 31st 2012, Time: 8:30pm – Come Ready to Ask Questions

Don’t Miss The UNAA Crossfire Debate in Philly! Friday August 31st 2012, 8:30pm – 10:00pm Ballroom AB Hon. Muhammad K. Nsereko, NRM His rise on the Ugandan political scene has been meteoric, first defeating the vete...



Concert Highlights | SisQo Unleashes the Dragon On Kampala – But The Turn Up Is Low

By Ronnie Mayanja — Born Mark Althavean Andrews on November 9, 1978, Sisqó, an American R&B singer, rapper, songwriter, dancer, record producer and actor was in Kampala August 25th for his debut concert in what was a...


Press Release | Ugandan Advocate for HIV/AIDS Orphans Named a 2012 CNN Hero

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Okemos, Michigan – June 22nd, 2012. CNN Heroes are “Everyday People Changing the World,” people who are making extraordinary contributions to those in need. Twesigye Jackson Kaguri has been named a 2...



ICOB | International Community of Banyakigezi Convention – July 26- 29, 2012 Greenville, South Carolina, USA.

The 10th ANNUAL ICOB CONVENTION will be held from July 26- 29, 2012 in the city of Greenville, South Carolina , USA. Venue will be the Embassy Suites Hotel Greenville Golf Resort & Conference Center. 670 Verdae Blvd Greenvi...


Ggwanga Mujje – Boston Hosts Ttabamiruka 2012 BBQ Fundraiser, Filipello Park, Watertown, Massachusetts.

Ggwanga Mujje Boston and the Ttabamiruka’12 Organizing Committee, held a BBQ fundraiser on Sunday July 22nd  in Boston in an effort to market and register new attendees for the labor day Convention. The Ggwanga Mujje Bos...




Ug@50 | UK Ugandans Join the Celebrations to Mark 50 years of Independence

As Uganda celebrates 50yrs of Independence, Ugandans in UK and Europe are not to be left out. Arrangements for Ug@50,UK, the biggest Ugandan independence celebration in the Diaspora yet, are underway for the celebration event t...


Canada Convention organising committee in session – Less than 4 days to Vancouver. June 29th to July 2nd 2012

Vancouver, British Columbia is gearing up to welcome everyone to the Uganda-Canada Business and Social Convention come June 29th to July 2nd. The first of its kind in this beautiful city, the Convention will be a smorgasbord of...




Diaspora Nuptials | Highlights of Rev. Frank Mwebesa’s Pre-Wedding Kasiki In Boston – June 23rd 2012

Rev. Frank Mwebesa of the World Youth Mission based out of Waltham, Massachusetts will next weekend be joined in holy matrimony with Drusilla his fiancee. The couple held their Pre- Wedding Kasiki last Saturday at waltham’...


Five more Days To Vancouver – A message from Carol Magambo – Canada Convention Chair

Vancouver, British Columbia is gearing up to welcome everyone to the Uganda-Canada Business and Social Convention come June 29th to July 2nd. The first of its kind in this beautiful city, the Convention will be a smorgasbord of...



Another Uganda Twesigye Jackson Kaguri Makes The Nomination To The 2012 CNN Heroes!

Twesigye Jackson Kaguri was born and raised in Uganda in the small village of Nyakagyezi. At a very young age he demonstrated an unquenchable desire to learn, which led him to study at and graduate from Makerere University in K...


World Sickle Cell Day Commemorated in Uganda – Sponsored by UASCRF

The world celebrated International Sickle Cell Day on June 19th 2012, however in Uganda these celebrations were held on Saturday June 16th 2012 at Mulago Hospital sickle cell clinic. The celebrations in Uganda were organised...



New York Times | Michael Kiwanuka – The Wanderer Who Still Searches for Home

New York Times : Soothing, swaying tunes hold despair and a quest for faith in the songs of Michael Kiwanuka, who performed at the Highline Ballroom on Wednesday night. Mr. Kiwanuka, the English son of Ugandan parents, can easi...



UGANDA SET TO HOST FIRST INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL IN DECEMBER

The 1st Nile’s Diaspora International Film Festival (NDIFF) will take place in December this year from the 8th to the 15th in Kampala. The event, to be held at Speke Resort Munyonyo, is set to attract film makers, producers, ...


Vancouver – A Travel Advisory To Those Planning To Attend The Canada Convention

Vancouver: A Travel Advisory Dennis Matanda My friend Mary Kawuma and I were having a Facebook chat a few months ago when she, excitedly, told me she was going to be in Vancouver this June 2012 for the Uganda Canadian Business ...






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