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Congratulations to MISS UNAA 2012 ~ Hasifa Meriam Kivumbi

Congratulations to Hasifa Meriam for winning Miss UNAA 2012. The crowning event took place over the Labor day week at the Uganda North American Association Convention,  in Philadelphia, USA. Miss Hasifa now has the platform fo...


Labor Day Weekend | UNAA Philly Convention Highlights – Day One and The UNAA Boat Cruise

On Saturday September 1st 2012 in the city that has been nicknamed ‘the home of brotherly love’ Ugandans from North America, Europe and Uganda gathered at the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott Hotel for UNAA’s 24...



Cast Your Vote! Miss Ugandan North American Association Scholarship Pageant, 2012 ~ Don’t miss the Crowning Event in Philly!

Lucky young ladies from various parts of North America will have the chance to shine brightly on stage at the long awaited Miss.UNAA Scholarship pageant. Contestants will be showing off their wits in pageant segments such as ta...



Don’t Miss the 24th UNAA Convention in Philadelphia, PA, Aug 31st – Sept 2nd

Don’t Miss the 24th UNAA Convention in Philadelphia, PA from August 31st to  Sept 2nd, Labor day Weekend ~ Theme: Declaration of Profitable, Philanthropic and Progressive independence. To register for the Convention visi...


Lady Zani of the Ndoowa fame made her debut at the UNAA Denver Convention!

Lady Zani graced the UNAA Denver Convention stage as one of the Entertainment headliners, with flare and confidence, backed by two talented dancers, all dressed to impress. She sings with passion and goes by the name ZANI short...



New Kid On the Block ‘Keko’ Performs at UNAA Denver Convention!

By Ronnie Mayanja ~ Among the headliners at this year’s UNAA Convention was Uganda’s new hip hop rap sensation KEKO, real names Keko Jocelyn Travis. Her rise to fame came early this year (2010) with the releases of ...



Ghetto President Bobi Wine And his New Bride Among the UNAA Denver Convention Headliners!

By Ronnie Mayanja ~ UNAA Denver attracted many big names in the Ugandan music industry. One such name was Bobi Wine, real name Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi omusajja wa kabaka. He was born on 12th February 1982 in Mpingi District...


The UNAA Denver Convention Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients!

The UNAA Denver convention will perhaps be most remembered for its Key Note Speaker and UNAA Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Mr Kwatsi Alibaruho, the first African American with Ugandan DNA to lead a mission into space as ...



National Housing Embraces The Diaspora Housing Needs Back Home!

National Housing and Construction Company Limited (NHCC) is a Ugandan public enterprise that was established by the National Housing Corporation Act of 1964. The Company’s mandate is to increase the housing stock in the count...


Official Election Results ~ UNAA Denver Electoral Commission 2011

Dear Ugandan Community and Friends, On behalf of the Electoral Commission, I would like to extend our sincere thanks to the past UNAA President, Board Members and the Denver Organizing Committee for the job well done, while coo...



RECAP: The 23rd UNAA Convention Report Card As Seen From The UNAA Times Lenses!

By Ronnie Mayanja, Editor, Ugandan Diaspora Magazine, UNAA Times ~ By the time you read this article many of us will be back to our homes trying to adjust to business as usual. And the 23rd UNAA convention is now a thing of the...



“Muzungu” lady steals the show at the Ugandan Convention in Denver, 2011

  This is a traditional dance highlight from the 2011, Ugandan Denver Convention Entertainment on Saturday, September the 3rd. The participation of the attendees made this traditional Dance memorable. Hats off to the Lady ...


UNAA Denver Convention Official Opening Highlights! ~ Day 1

By Ronnie Mayanja ~ The 23rd Annual UNAA Convention kicked off to a great start with a UNAA Trade and Investment Forum on 2nd September 2011 in what was a fruitful day of business deliberations and networking. Later in the even...



UNAA Denver Convention ~ Photos from Thursday, Arrivals, Registration

UNAA Times Reporting, DENVER,US ~ Here are some photos from Thursday, September 1. There were some early arrivals to the convention. This group included delegates from Ugandan, UK and Canada. The Vice President of Uganda also a...



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...


UNAA Denver Convention ~ The Ugandan Masters Exhibition

By Michael Kirkpatrick ~ The 2011 UNAA convention in Denver will include an art exhibition titled “The Ugandan Masters”. The exhibition will feature the distinctive artwork of three well-known Ugandan artists, Taga Nuwagaba...



2011 UNAA DENVER ELECTIONS – Deadline For Registration to VOTE EXTENDED

Ugandan North American Association (UNAA), a not-for-profit Organization which shall herein after be called the Association ‘and or UNAA’and both shall represent and have the same meaning, will elect her new leaders...


UNAA Electoral Commission, DENVER 2011 ~ Committee Member Biography

Dear Community members, here is a list of biographies for the Committee Members of the UNAA Electoral Commission. We look forward to seeing you all in Denver for the 23rd Convention. Remember to register to Vote for new leaders...



City of Philadelphia, PA, to host 2012 UNAA Convention

The Board of Directors of the Ugandan North American Association is pleased to announce that it has selected the City of Philadelphia, PA, to host the UNAA Convention next year in 2012. Philadelphia is the largest city in the S...



UNAA EC 2011 ~ 2011 UNAA Denver Elections – OPEN POSITIONS

The UNAA Electoral Commission wishes to thank all the members of the Ugandan Community for your willingness to serve in the respective capacities. It is your charisma, spirit and dedication that will take UNAA to the next level...


UNAA, Destination Denver, Sept 2-5 ~ Ugandan Masters Art Exhibition 2011

The Ugandan North American Association is pleased to welcome the Ugandan Art Masters Exhibition, featuring the art of Taga Nuwagaba and David Kibuuka, to its 23rd annual convention that will be held at the Sheraton Denver Downt...






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