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Events

PRESS RELEASE: US Green Card Lottery 2013, Deadline is November 5, 2011

U.S Department of State ~ Green Card Lottery 2013 ~ Important Notice: DV 2013 Program – The online registration period for the 2013 Diversity Visa Program (DV-2013) began on Tuesday, October 4, 2011, at noon, Eastern Day...


VOA ~ Betty Makoni on Rape and Working with Children of Sexual Abuse in Uganda

“Straight Talk Africa” on October 26, 2011 – VOA’s “Straight Talk Africa” guest, Betty Makoni of Girl Child Network Worldwide joined host Shaka Ssali from the London studios to discus how bei...



VIDEO ~ VOA’s Shaka Sali Interviews Derreck Kayongo, CEO of Global Soap

“Straight Talk Africa” on October 26, 2011 – VOA’s “Straight Talk Africa” studio guest, Derreck Kayongo, Social Entrepreneur of the Global Soap Project discuss how his initiative to recover a...



VIDEO ~ VOA’s Shaka Sali Interviews Ronnie Mayanja, Editor of UNAA Times

“Straight Talk Africa” on October 26, 2011 – VOA’s “Straight Talk Africa” studio guest, Ronnie Mayanja, Editor of UNAA Times Online Newspaper discusses how he uses his blog newspaper to conn...


The Day Ugandans In Boston Commemorated Uganda’s 49th Independence Day

By Ronnie Mayanja ~ A couple of weeks ago Ugandans commemorated their 49th independence anniversary in the US, various community local chapters celebrated this independence day with festivities and meetings of their own. In Bo...



Ethiopian Airlines Special Fares for Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event Attendees ~ Codes

Flying to Uganda this December ~ For those of you planning on travelling to Uganda to attend the Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event on December 29th, at the Kampala Serena Hotel, here are the CODES to use for a SPECIAL EV...



Kampala City Council Authority – KCCA Executive Director Makes a Stop Over In Dallas, Tx

By Rev. Joseph W. Kamugisha, DALLAS ~ The Executive Director of the Kampala Capital City Authority, Mrs. Jeniffer Semakula Musisi, safely landed at the Dallas Fort worth Airport, where she was met by a sizeable group of people ...


Flashback-Uganda@56 | The Story of Uganda’s Independence Day, October 9th, 1962

Uganda@56 — A happy Independence Day Uganda — Folks enjoy some amazing video highlights of the events preceding Uganda’s Independence celebrations in 1962. The Queen was represented by the Duke and Duchess of ...



2011 8th Biennial U.S. ~ Africa Business Summit, October 5 – 7th, Washington D.C.

The African continent is among the fastest-growing economic regions in the world, attracting foreign direct investment from businesses small to large from around the globe. According to the Harvard Business Review, Africa and A...


Ambassador of the Republic of Uganda, D.C ~ You are all invited to the Reception, celebrating the 49th Anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Uganda

His Excellency, the Ambassador of the Republic of Uganda, Professor Perezi K. Kamunanwire and Mrs. Carolyn Kamunanwire request the pleasure of your company at a reception honoring the Forty-ninth Anniversary of the Independence...



Afrotainment and Dish Network Host ~ The Museke Online Africa Music Awards!

By Ronnie Mayanja, UNAA Times Editor ~ It was a big night for African music when the Afrotainment Family of Channels and Museke Inc. held the very first Museke Online Africa Music Awards that were broadcast live on Afrotainment...



Don’t Miss the Boston Night of Worship 2011, October 9th, Agganis Arena

Boston’s Largest Christian gathering is only a few weeks away!  Taking place at the 8000-seat  Agganis arena in Boston. On Columbus Day weekend October 9th, 2011, thousands of people will gather at Agganis Arena to fell...


Ugandan Minister of Internal Affairs arrives in Pyongyang for DPRK 63rd Birthday

Pyongyang, (KCNA) — Hilary Oneck, minister of Internal Affairs of Uganda, and his party arrived to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) by air on Wednesday on the occasion of the 63rd birthday of the DPR...



Miss Africa USA Scholarship Pageant Coronation Ceremony, November 13th

The Miss Africa USA Scholarship Pageant Organization is proud and honored to announce plans for the 7th Edition of the flagship pageant. This National Pageant empowers young Women as Goodwill Ambassadors in the USA, Africa and ...



Ugandan Musicians ~ Maurice Kirya Live Concert, a Great Success!

Maurice Kirya performed live in Kampala at the Serena on September 2, 2011. The concert was a huge success that featured special guests like Valerie Kimani and Vamposs. Valerie and Maurice performed their beautiful love song &#...


Ugandan UK Convention a Success! ~ Entertainment and Fashion Show Photos

The Ugandan community in the United Kingdom and the greater European region held their first Annual Ugandan convention on the 27th  of August 2011 at the luxurious Troxy and Rafayel Hotel on the banks of River Thames. The even...



Ugandan Diaspora ~ Wedding Bells For Apolo and Dubar Ndyabahika!

By Ronnie Mayanja, Ugandan Diaspora ~ It was a night of celebration at the Baltimore World Trade Center in Maryland when Apolo Karemera Ndyabahika the son of Prof. Rev. Canon James and Rev. Canon Grace Ndyabahika of Kabale, Uga...


Building UNAA Member’s confidence in the upcoming Elections – Denver, September 5, 2011

From the desk of the Chairperson-UNAA Denver Electoral Commission 2011. Dear Fellow Ugandans, This is another exciting year in the history of the Ugandan North American Association (UNAA), as we will witness the formalized proc...



Kampala Entertainment ~ Stand Up Comedy Takes Uganda By Storm!

By Ronnie Mayanja, Dispatch from Kampala ~ Several year’s ago stand up comedy as an art was not popular and to some of us who worked in the media business at the time, we never thought it even existed save for some few ap...



The King’s College Budo Annual President’s Ball 2011 ~ Dubbed the ‘Assembly’

By Ronnie Mayanja | Kampala, Dispatch ~ It was a night to re-live old memories at the Kampala Sheraton Hotel on Friday August 5th 2011, when the annual President’s ball organised by the Old Budonian Club was held under th...


ICOB 2011 in Review ~ Banyakigezi raise Shs. 42 million UGX at their London Convention

ICOB 2011, UK Dispatch ~ Banyakigezi and their friends from all over the world converged in London UK over the weekend of July 28-31, 2011 for the International Community of Banyakigezi (ICOB) ninth annual convention. Following...






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