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Editorial

Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | April 2015 | Well done Nigeria!

Dear all, Greetings from Boston where it is now winding down from what was a bitter cold winter. Spring is now upon us and signs of life are beginning to emerge out of the Northeast. Hope you all had a wonderful Easter holiday....


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | March 2015 | Happy International Women’s Day!

Dear Readers, Global warming, or the fear of the same, has many of us asking all sorts questions about the record snowfall we saw last month in the Northern Hemisphere. On March 3 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will ...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | February 2015 | Happy Valentine’s Day

Greetings Folks, Here we are in  February, typically the coldest month in the Northern Hemisphere winter. This year we are experiencing colder temperatures than usual and record snowfall. On a positive note for me, I started o...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | January 2015 | Happy New Year!

Dear Readers, Greetings from Kampala! I trust your year is off to a terrific start. And yes, making those yearly resolutions is in order. What a year 2014 was for some of us, but whether tough or not, we need to pick up the pie...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | December 2014 | Happy Holidays

Greetings Folks and welcome to December, The month that marks the Christmas shopping season for those here in the Northern Hemisphere starts on Black Friday, as the day after Thanksgiving (the last Thursday of November) is refe...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | November 2014 | Africa’s Spring & the Lessons Learned

Dear Folks, Greetings from Boston, It’s officially November and a recent surge of reporting to do with Africa has evolved from the coverage of war, disease and famine to the demand for change in leadership this time in th...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | October 2014 | The Big Story – Inside Uganda’s Political Posturing Ahead of 2016

Dear Folks, Welcome to fall which essentially means we are now 3 months to the end of 2014. This year for me has been perhaps the toughest and last month the most challenging. My beloved Mom lost her battle with cancer on 9th S...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | August 2014 | Ugandans To Take Over San Diego

Dear Readers, Greetings from Kampala, August tends to mark the end of the hot summer days for us here in the Northern Hemisphere. On a personal note, this month has been a time of struggle, as my Mom has gone through another ep...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | July 2014 | Happy Independence Day America

Greetings Dear Readers, July is a special month for some of us immigrants who now call the USA home. The United States gained its independence on July 4th 1776. This nation that has embraced lots of foreigners is now a living e...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | June 2014 | Let’s remember the Uganda Martyrs

Dear Readers, It’s finally summer-time here in Boston, However let me start our editorial this month by celebrating the lives of those who died for their faith. The Uganda Christian Martyrs were canonized in 1964 and thes...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | May 2014 | Congratulations all ye graduates – “the world is your oyster”

Dear Readers, The Month of May here in North America is a time to honor the academic achievements of those graduating from college or as I like to call it a time to celebrate ‘intellectual liberation’! It is also a ...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | April 2014 | Museveni/Mbabazi falling out and what it means for Uganda

Dear Readers, What a month March has been! For those of us living in the Northern Hemisphere this was perhaps the worst winter in decades but it was also a hive of activity for Ugandan politics. For now I will limit myself to d...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | March 2014 | The Homosexuality Debate, Past, Present & Future Trends

Dear Readers, Greetings from the cold Northern hemisphere, This month, in a break with tradition, we shall be devoting our editorial to the subject of homosexuality which has been the cause of great debate and has sharply divid...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | February 2014 | Happy Valentines Day

Dear Readers, Greetings from Boston, I returned from Uganda at the beginning of this month and it’s back to the reality of the cold and snowy New England winter, with extreme weather that has gripped a large area of North...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | January 2014 | A Happy New Year

Dear Readers, Greetings from Kampala and thanks to all who came out to support us at our 3rd annual 30th December Diaspora Gala. We had a blast and a huge turn out that saw many notable Ugandans recognized for their outstanding...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | December 2013 | Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

Greetings from Kampala, As we enter the last month of the year of our lord 2013 be sure to watch how you conduct your life. The end of the year has always been filled with calamities, ranging from natural disasters to reckless ...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | November 2013 | A Happy Thanksgiving Holiday!

Greetings Folks, Welcome to November, a name derived from the Latin word  Novem, meaning 9, the ninth month in the Roman calender.  In many traditions in the western hemisphere this is a time for celebration and festivals b...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | October 2013 | A Happy Independence Day – Uganda!

Greetings Folks, And welcome to fall. This is perhaps the best time of the year to enjoy New England weather as the trees shed their leaves and change color in what PRESENTS our God as a skillful master creator and artist . Jus...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | September 2013 | Fall Semester – Back To School

Greetings Folks, And a warm welcome to September, the month that marks the beginning of the fall school semester. I trust that those of you in the US enjoyed your Labor Day weekend. For my part it was definitely a weekend well ...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | August 2013 | UNAA To Make 25 Years In Dallas!

Dear Readers, It is now August, named after the Roman emperor Augustus Caesar (adopted son of Julius Caesar, after whom the month of July is named). The end of July marked the Banyakigezi diaspora convention held in Toronto, Ca...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | May 2013 | Labor Day & Graduation Fever!

Dear Readers, Greetings from Kampala — Where I had to rush back to attend to my Mother who was not well. On April 20th she underwent some corrective surgery to clear the blockage in her eusophegus. This whole procedure wa...






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