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One by One Nyaka fundraiser, Thank You ~ By Twesigye Jackson Kaguri

By Twesigye Jackson Kaguri, http://www.nyakaschool.org | Your presence at the One by One Nyaka fundraiser at Ronny and Janis Simon’s home made such a remarkable impact on our students’ and grannies’ lives ~ thank you! ...


New York Times OP-ED | Don’t Save Congo – By Andrew M. Mwenda

Kampala, Uganda — Last week, the Congolese Army defeated the rebel group, M23, with the help of United Nations forces and Tanzanian and South African troops. Many observers seem to believe that this victory promises to bring ...



Associated Press | M23 Chief, Rebels Surrender to Uganda

The top commander of Congo’s M23 rebel movement and about 1,700 of his fighters surrendered to Ugandan authorities following defeat by Congolese troops, a Ugandan military official said Thursday. The move raised hopes the...



A Trip to Uganda with the NFL’s Mathias Kiwanuka – Filmed By Casey Neistat

Mathias Kiwanuka’s recent trip to Uganda with filmmaker Casey Neistat – I traveled to Uganda with Mathias Kiwanuka, defensive end for the NY Giants and all around great guy. His family has deep roots in Uganda and he st...


Ugandan Diaspora Artists ~ Award Winner of Best Artist in Diaspora 2013 ~ Fyonna Nsubuga

Today we are featuring Award Winner of Best Artist in Diaspora 2013 ~ Fyonna Nsubuga. She has been working relentlessly to improve her sound and harness her vocal talents. Check out her Bio Below and some of her most recent Mus...



Daily Monitor OP-ED | Letter To President Yoweri Museveni

The letter below is an OP-ED piece written by Hon. Jack Sabiiti MP for Rukiga County. It appeared in the Daily Monitor as a response to the President’s UN Speech regarding the ICC. — IN SUMMARY-For all intents and p...



Monitor Newspaper Website Is The Most Visited In Uganda – Says Report

Kampala- The Monitor website remains the most visited Ugandan website, according to Alexa, a web information and tracking company. Alexa’s ranking is a running tally that calculates a website’s daily number of visitors and...


President Museveni Talks To Al Jazeera – Full Interview Below

What do you think of the al-Shabaab attack in Kenya? Museveni: That attack was horrible. However, it was not surprising. This is a direct consequence of the world preserving terrorism. When you allow terrorists to occupy territ...



Opinion | The Day We Treat Museveni At Mulago, We Can Start Calling Uganda Developed

By Daniel Kalinaki – In 1986, Uganda, then coming off five years of war and 20 years of instability, had a national airline, a cargo and passenger rail service, and a health system that worked.  Kampala had a commuter bu...


Voice Of America | US Government Shutdown Q&A | Global Impact

The U.S. government has shut down, and the world is still turning. Some government functions linking the United States to the rest of world will be affected, however, as will many domestic services. Here’s a primer to bet...



Don’t Miss the Boston United Night of Worship, September 28th at Boston City Hall Plaza.

UNOW (United Night of Worship) is the cross cultural worship movement from New England where thousands gather across every line of separation to worship, pray, serve in acts of compassion and evangelize together in unity. Join ...



Wired Magazine ~ Meet the Young Entrepreneurs turning Kampala, Uganda into a tech hub

By Madhumita Venkataramanan | Wired.com ~ This article was taken from the September 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired’s articles in print before they’re posted online, and get your hands on lo...


UK, Sporah Show Video Interview: Zari finally Opens up about Her Marriage to Ivan and their Separation

IT’S FINALLY HERE!  The Interview We have All been Waiting For..!  Zari A.K.A “The Boss Lady” Opens up about her Marriage to Ivan, and the separation. She sheds light on the struggles in her marriage, and cl...



The Kellermann Foundation, Supporting the Batwa in Bwindi through Hope, Health and Education

If you are in Dallas for the Ugandan North American Association 2013 Convention during the Labor Day weekend, August 30, 2013 – September 2, 2013, stop by the Kellermann Foundation booth and learn more about what the organiza...



Exodus a.k.a George Lubega’s New Gospel Hit ‘Prophecy’ Climbing up the Kenyan Music Charts!

Prophesy is a brand new Gospel video by Uganda’s very own George Timothy Lubega a.k.a Exodus that speaks to the African situation! We have gone through so much that we have lost our self esteem and accepted our plight nev...


Al Jazeera America To Officially Launch August 20th On The Acquired Current TV Channel Platform

Ali Velshi, Soledad O’brien, Joie Chen among the CNN former anchors on board! Al Jazeera has announced that it will be launching its new US channel, Al Jazeera America (AJAM), on August 20. The network announced the appoi...



A South African Music Experience by Ugandan Reggae Artist, Mc Norman, real names Mutebi Norman

Born to Mr. Eddy Ganja, a Ugandan music legend, Soloist and vocalist with the Afrigo band, Mc Norman real names Mutebi Norman, at the age of 12 started off his music career in Afrigo band working with Joanita Kawalya and Peters...


Ugandan Lady Golfer, Lakareber Abe, almost becomes the first black female individual champion in USGA history

While the golf world is celebrating Tiger Woods’ 79th Victory today in Ohio at the World Golf Championships, Bridgestone Invitational, we as Ugandans need to be Celebrating a Ugandan lady Golfer who almost made a mark on ...



Miss Africa contestant, Linah Keza, found stabbed to death next to her crying daughter as police arrest a man over her murder

By SIMON TOMLINSON | DailyMail ~ A young model was found stabbed to death with her three-year old-daughter ‘crying next to her in a pool of blood’, friends said today. The body of Linah Keza, 29, understood to have ...



Two African Development Bank projects in Uganda and Côte d’Ivoire receive US Treasury Awards for Development Impact

Two outstanding African Development Bank (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org) initiatives, based in Uganda and Côte d’Ivoire, received Development Impact Honors on Thursday, July 25 from the US Treasury Department in an awards cerem...


Ugandan Diaspora Artists ~ P Ssozi’s New Music Video, “U Rocking My World”

P Ssozi, also known as Patrick Ssozi, a Boston Based, Ugandan artist, has released an Official music video for his Song “U Rocking My World”. Patrick continues to get better and better as he releases one hit after a...






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