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Ugandan Soccer Volunteer Dennis Kirunda Honored At Buckingham Palace For His Contribution To Football In The UK

On Monday October 7th the His Royal Highness, The Duke of Cambridge Prince William welcomed 150 grassroots heroes to Buckingham Palace. HRH The Duke of Cambridge, in his official capacity as President of The Football Associati...


Controversial Government Adverts Urging Illegal Immigrants to “Go Home” Causes Mixed Reaction In London

Controversial government adverts urging illegal immigrants to “go home” have been reported to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) by a Labour peer. Lord Lipsey, a former member of the ASA’s council, obje...



The Guardian | Daily Mail Pays Damages to Ugandan Prime Minister Over Article That Claimed Cronies Took Aid Money

Amama Mbabazi’s ‘cronies’ were alleged to have taken £10m in foreign aid in two articles published last October. Uganda’s prime minister has received substantial libel damages from the Daily Mail over ...



Art Exhibition | Birth of The World Without Borders | Venue Uganda House London, 12th July – 9 th August

A new exhibition by Lucy Namayanja — Uganda House, 58/59 Trafalgar Square London WC2N 5DX A collection of diverse contemporary art works by exciting young London based Ugandan artist Lucy Namayanja featuring “The Art...


Asians, Africans to Pay £3,000 Cash Bond Deposit For UK visa

Visitors from Asian and African nations will have to pay £3,000 cash bond deposit to enter Britain, a report has said. The Sunday Times newspaper said the pilot scheme, according to which visitors aged 18 and over would be for...



The Telegraph | Bishop of Durham Justin Welby to become the next Archbishop of Canterbury

Sources have confirmed that the Eton-educated bishop will be announced as successor to Dr Rowan Williams as early as Friday, after the Crown Nominations Commission put his name forward to Downing Street. It marks a meteoric ris...



Daily Mail | ‘This is outrageous abuse of hospitality’ – Judge’s anger as he jails family of Ugandan fraudsters who stole £4million in benefits

By Christian Gysin – Ruth Nabuguzi got leave to remain by using IDs of fake children and even stole her own two children’s identities – Ringleader of ‘family firm’ claimed more than £2million in H...


Ugandan family ‘created 100 children and claimed to suffer from HIV’ as part of £4million benefit fraud

Mail Online — A family of African fraudsters stole at least £4million from taxpayers in a 20-year scam. One created fake identities for up to 100 children to milk the benefit system. She also claimed to suffer from HIV a...



Anglican Ink | Crown Nominations Commission deadlocked over selection of next Archbishop of Cantebury

Selection of a new Archbishop of Canterbury delayed until the “Autumn” – Front Runner Uganda born Bishop Sentamu was the clear favorite but seems to have been snubbed by selection committee. The Crown Nominati...


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...



BBC News | Ugandan teenager Kevin Ssali, 14, stabbed to death at a London bus stop

A 14-year-old boy, who had been missing since July, has been stabbed to death in south-east London. Kevin Ssali, of Whitworth Road in Norwood, was attacked after he got off a route 202 bus in Lee. Police and paramedics were c...



Ugandan Diaspora Fashion Scene ~ Meet UK Based Designer, Linda Mirembe Nakimbugwe

Thanks for allowing us to share in your Art and Design experience. Tell us a little about your self Linda: Background: I have always loved everything fashion, it was the Hat making course that I took that made me realise what I...




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