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Inspiration

The First Ever Ugandan Royal Doll Collection ~ Debut of 18 Inch Dolls of Princess Nkinzi and Namikka, Crown Prince Wassajja

Ugandans Making a Difference in the Diaspora ~ Something truly awesome and exciting is coming to you fellow Ugandans in the Diaspora and back home in Uganda: Yvonne Senkandwa, an author and writer based in California, USA, has ...


Diaspora Stories | Speech By Mr. James Aguma – Chief Financial Officer, South Africa Broadcasting Corporation – SABC As Presented At The Diaspora Gala 2015 Edition

On Wednesday December 30th – The Ugandan Diaspora Network held its 5th annual Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking gala. The keynote speech was delivered by Mr. James R. Aguma – Chief Financial Officer of Africa’...



Inspirational Stories | Local 10.com | Proud Ugandan Mom Sending Twins From South Florida To West Point

WESTON, Fla — Like many sets of twins, Celine Gunderman and Whitney Gunderman are just inseparable. “We’re very close, yes!” they said at the same time. Like many sets of twins, the Gundermans are choosi...



From Homeless Orphan in Uganda to Forbes 30 under 30: The story of Chris Ategeka and Rides For Lives

Ugandan Diaspora Inspiration, Ugandans making a Difference ~ By Barbara Quick | Yahoo Small Business ~ Meeting Christopher Ategeka in the high-rise business incubator where his three start-ups are headquartered in San Francisco...


CNN Feature: Young minds, bright future: Robotics revolution hits Ugandan classrooms

Ugandan Inspiration worth Sharing ~ FundiBots, Founded by a fellow Ugandan Innovator, Solomon King Benge ~ By Alex Court, for CNN | (CNN) Building and programing a robot from scratch may sound like an impossible task to most pr...



Ugandan Diaspora Nuptials, Join us in Congratulating Sentie Batabazi Kironde & Sue Baz

Ugandan Diaspora Nuptials | Join us in Congratulating  our fellow Ugandans in the Diaspora, Sentie Batabazi Kironde & Sue Baz ~ Here are some photos from their beautiful ceremony ~ We wish you all the best and may you liv...



American samaritan comes to aid of Koome island, Hospital Built for the Remote Myende Landing in Uganda

Residents of the remote Miyende landing site on Koome island are a forgotten people. Koome is made up of 16 smaller islands and is located in Lake Victoria. The dirt roads which are impassable snake through thick forests and th...


Kansiime Anne receives honorarium and an Award for Oustanding African Comedian in Australia

Highlighting Ugandans Representing Uganda on a Global Stage: African Queen of Comedy Kansiime Anne has just received an honorarium and an AWARD for OUTSTANDING AFRICAN COMEDIAN at the prestigious Afro Australia Music & Mov...



Music Video ~ new Ugandan Dynamic music duo, Bwengye Paul aka. Desh and Talemwa Allan aka Tal-G

There is a new dynamic musical double tremor coming through the waves, aboard rides two Ugandan Boys who met in high school, at St. Lawrence College Paris Palai, back in 2005, here is their musical adventure, and insight into t...


Denis Okema ~ A Ugandan refugee finds his family

By Sue Ann Rybak, Chestnut Hill Local, Philadelphia, PA, USA ~ It’s easy get lost in the hustle and bustle of the holiday. Recently, a story about one man and his struggle to survive, his unbreakable spirit of hope and an im...



Uganda’s Women are Creating the Next Generation of Girl Geeks

By Mike Miesen, The Daily Beast  | Young women are learning to program computers in the unlikeliest of places, developing apps that will help their neighbors—and themselves. If not for a view of the ornate Uganda National Mo...



Captain Frank Musisi Assumes New Command Position In the US Army At a Colorful Ceremony Held In New Orleans

Dear friends and well wishers THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT DURING MY CHANGE OF COMMMAND CEREMONY IN NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA: Greetings from New Orleans, Louisiana. I write this message filled with joy and optimism to thank you for...


Ugandan Diaspora Inspirational Series | Catherine Nampewo’s Journey From Namagunga, Boston College to US State Attorney

Here is another story in our new Ugandan Diaspora Inspirational series featuring Catherine Nampewo’s journey from Uganda to America and how she pursued her dream to become Massachusetts State Attorney.  I was not always ...



Ugandan Diaspora Success Stories | Perusi Namulwa Becomes a Massachusetts State Attorney

This is a story of another Ugandan living in the Diaspora whose focus and proper upbringing allowed her to complete the Massachusetts bar exam and now on her way to become a State Attorney in Massachusetts.  Perusi Namulwa st...



The Difference Between Being Accomplished and Exceptional – By Derreck Kayongo Founder, Global Soap Project & Top 10 CNN Hero of 2011

The Huffington Post — In a recent speech I gave to a professional group, I highlighted the difference between accomplished and exceptional individuals. According to the thesaurus, accomplished people are able, talented, s...


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...


The ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech 50 years Later – By Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s most memorable speech from his life as an activist, “I Have a Dream,” was delivered August 28, 1963 before more than 200,000 people in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., as par...



The Scullers Jazz Club | Somi Returns To Boston, Wows Her Audience with Some New African Jazz!

By Ronnie Mayanja — On August 1st this year I had the rare but fortunate opportunity to be invited to hear Somi LIVE on stage courtesy of her management. For those who know and appreciate Jazz music the Sculler’s Ja...



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...


Inspiration | An immigrant’s Tale | Born Into Conflict – ‘Lost Boy’ From Sudan Finds Stability In Air Force

For most Airmen, the journey to the Air Force begins around the corner at the recruiter’s office where they hear about the various benefits of serving. College tuition assistance, learning a skill, leave and others are al...






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