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Part I Photo Gallery | Uganda Martyrs Remembered In Boston – Chief Celebrant Bishop Egidio Nkaijanabwo of Kasese Diocese

The annual Uganda Martyrs Day celebrations were held on Sunday June 3rd 2012 in Boston at St. Mary’s Church in Waltham under the theme: ‘May they all be one’ and was quoted from the book of John 17:21. This ye...


Omugave Nduggwa Joins Uganda’s budding Film Industry.

Ugandans are best known for their entertainment most especially music, comedy and now ‘ekina-Uganda’. The movie industry in Africa and Uganda in particular has for many years been dominated by Nigerian and Ghana...



Diamond Jubilee ~ Crowds cheer Queen at Royal pageant, Uganda Represented

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh have been cheered while sailing down the River Thames for the Diamond Jubilee river pageant. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee river pageant began its majestic journey down the River Thames with ...



Opinion | Till Death Do Us Part – A Ugandan Group Life Insurace Policy is Long Over Due!

For many of us who now live abroad there is always a grim reality of one day death knocking on each of our doors. But with that reality comes the fear of how to have our remains repatriated back home. For whatever reason, buyin...


John ‘The Beast’ Mugabi Gets Inducted Into The International Boxing Hall Of Fame

For those born in the 1980s the name John ‘The Beast’ Mugabi might not mean a thing but who can ever forget the first time showtime televised  the Live bonanza when our very own Ugandan John ‘The Beast’...



NAVIO “ONE AND ONLY” LATEST RELEASE AND POSTER, Upcoming Video

From Navio, NAVCORP: Hey Guys, This is the latest track we’re giving to you as a special from the good people at Navcorp. The video was shot in SA and is set to take Africa by storm. It will be launched at the cinema Cine...



Proclamation | Uganda Martyrs Day Will Be Commemorated On Sunday June 3rd 2012

My Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Thank you all for your kind and continued generosity in support of our UMD celebrations on June 3rd 2012. The organizing committee for the feast of the Uganda Martyrs’ invites you to t...


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...



Omugave Ndugwa In a Boston Movie Premier – Friday June 1st 7PM

LOVE COLLISION” PREMIERING IN BOSTON, MA. JUNE 1ST, 2012 . AT AMERICAN LEGION(NEWTON) 295 CALIFORNIA ST. NEWTON, MA @ 7:00PM – 12:00AM, Ticket Price:$20. DJ and LIVE Music courtesy of Boom XL Band. Movie plot. A family that...


A Thank you note | Susan Kideni Nabweteme’s remains will be heading home to Uganda this week.

Dear sisters and brothers, On behalf of Suzan’s family, relatives, and friends, I would like to thank each and everyone of you that has donated, prayed, and comforted us during the recent trying times of repatriating Suzan...



Meet The First Ugandan-American PhD Female Environmental Scientist In Dallas – Dr. Sala Senkayi

Reported By: Rev. Joseph William Kamugisha, Ronnie Mayanja  and the UNAA Times News Team Hurst, TX. Email: jokaruka@hotmail.com Tel: 817.500.6147 Every parent’s dream is to see their kids grow up and graduate from col...



Diaspora Infrastructure Development Workshop Coming To Dallas

On Saturday June 9th 2012 in the city of Hurst, Texas the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in conjunction with the World bank will hold an outreach workshop aimed at identifying Diaspora infrastructural talent. Findings from this wo...


Caesar Acellam, top Joseph Kony commander, captured

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan forces captured a senior commander of Joseph Kony’s Lord’s Resistance Army after a brief fight with rebels near the Congo-Central African Republic border, an army official said S...



AfriQue Events Presents * The 3rd ANNUAL CRUISE AFRIQUE “ALL WHITE SOIREE” Aboard The Spirit Of Boston

www.cruiseafrique.com presents: 3rd ANNUAL CRUISE AFRIQUE “ALL WHITE SOIREE” “Celebrate with class and sophistication” ::: SAT. MAY. 26th ::: 11:30PM – 3:30AM ::: MEMORIAL WEEKEND ::: – ABOAR...



Ugandan Students Win Award For Pregnancy Scan Machine

WinSenga Three students of Makerere University of Uganda have invented a pregnancy scan machine that has already won an award, Ventures Africa has reported. Aaron Tushabe, Joshua Okello and Josiah Kavuma, all sophomores of the ...


Touch N’ Soul Band Presents Lady Zani, Julie Walugembe and Robert Ssimbwa – 19th May, Club Rendevous. Time 9:00pm

On May 19th 2012 Touch N’ Soul Band will host Zani from Carlifonia, Robert Ssimbwa from Boston and Julie Walugembe from the UK at Club Rendevous. Entrance will be $20 dollars. Rendevous is located at 596 Moody Street in W...



Diaspora Ugandans wanted to fill new position in Kampala relocation will be compensated

A recruiting firm in the UK working with a reputable global company seeks a Finance Manager role to be based in Kampala. What we are principally looking for is: · A qualified accountant with at least 15 years experience, five ...


Billy Graham’s son: Obama, on gay marriage, has shaken a fist at God

By Richard Fausset May 11, 2012, Franklin Graham — son and legatee of Billy Graham, the traditional spiritual advisor to the nation’s presidents — is lashing out at President Obama for his support of gay marri...



WATOTO SINGS AT THE QUEEN’S DIAMOND JUBILEE – UK

Watoto performed at the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Pageant last night (9th May 2012). The children were honoured and excited to be part of the celebrations at this historical event at Windsor Castle, in honour of Queen Elizabeth...



Tullow, partners to invest $750M in Uganda oil find – Reuters

Reuters ~ By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) – UK-based oil explorer Tullow Oil plans to spend up to $750 million jointly with its partners in exploration and further drilling in Uganda this year as the east African c...


What to Expect In Vancouver – A Travel Advisory To Those Planning For 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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