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Posts Tagged ‘Movies’

Events | EACC Conference 29th Sept – 1st Oct Dallas, Tx | The 9th Annual East Africa Chamber of Commerce Trade Conference 2016

The 9 th Annual East Africa Chamber of Commerce Trade Conference 2016 Dallas, TX – The East Africa Chamber of Commerce (EACC) will be hosting its 9th Annual Trade Conference at the Sheraton Galleria Hotel by the Galleria ...


Ugandan Diaspora Editorial | August 2016 | It’s Official Trump vs Clinton Is Game On — Uganda’s Biggest UNAA Conventions Are Here!

Dear Readers, Welcome to August, the best part of summer in the Northern hemisphere. For those into politics it is now 100 days to the next US general election. Last month the Republicans held their national convention in the b...



New Film | Disney’s “Queen of Katwe” featuring new footage and sound bites from David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong’o – Release Date 23rd September 2016!

Cast: David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong’o, Madina Nalwanga Director: Mira Nair                        Screenplay by: William Wheeler   Producers: Lydia Dean Pilcher, John Carls Executive Producers: Will...



Fashion & Charity | Joe Malaika Boston Medical Center Cancer Fundraiser Nets USD $350,000 dollars In Donations

Ugandan born Boston best designer Joe Malaika shines at 5th annual Catwalk For the Boston Medical Center Cancer awareness gala. As a fashion designer Joe made three cancer survivors dresses helping them celebrate their victory ...


New Music – Love & Hate | Michael Kiwanuka, interview – I wanted to give up music

There are probably plenty of people who would feel at a pretty low ebb in the presence of Kanye West. For Michael Kiwanuka, it was for musical reasons. The London singer-songwriter was hot stuff in 2012, the winner of that year...



Ugandan Diaspora News Editorial | June 2016 | The End of the US Primaries and How a Trump vs Hillary Contest Might Reshape America!

Dear Readers, It’s finally official that what was perhaps the most contested election primary season is now over. Hillary Clinton managed to overcome Senator Bernie Sanders’ movement in California, considered the la...



Animation | The Adventures of Nkoza & Nankya, Help Vote for us to Win a Mocap Suit

Please help VOTE for the Adventures of Nkoza and Nankya TV Series to Win a Perception Neuron Motion Capture Suit and $5000 Dollars, this will go a long way to help us complete the promotional episode and create even more storie...


Daily Monitor Editorial | Shrine visits – Officials must act responsibly

The Parliament Speaker, Ms Rebecca Kadaga, is in the news for visiting a shrine ostensibly to thank ancestral spirits for her re-election as Speaker and Member of Parliament. Ms Kadaga is a self-confessing Christian. The dissim...



New Movie | Queen of Katwe in theaters September 23rd – Based on a True Story

Queen of Katwe is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from he...


NTV video | Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni Took His Sixth Oath As President In Ceremony Attended By 14 Heads of State

President Yoweri Museveni has embarked on a five-year journey at the end of which he would have been Uganda’s leader for 35 years. The President Museveni who took his sixth oath of office at the Kololo ceremonial grounds in ...



The East African | Besigye sworn-in as President in a mock ceremony in Kampala

In a day of dramatic events in Kampala, on the eve of President Yoweri Museveni’s inauguration, opposition leader Kizza Besigye was ‘sworn in’ as the president of Uganda. Dr Besigye running on the Forum for Democratic Cha...



Ugandan Diaspora News Editorial | May 2016 | Uganda Needs a Government of National Unity and a Deputy President Gen. Museveni

Dear Readers, What started as a joke for those who worship at the altar of celebrities is now a reality — Donald Trump has finally clinched the nomination of the Republican party. The party that is home to some of America...


Opinion | Oxford Union Society Debate | Ssuuna Golooba-Mutebi – Britain Does Owe Reparations

THE OXFORD Union – the debating society founded by members of Oxford University nearly 190 years ago – is known to be on good terms with controversy. A debate held last year on Thursday (May 28 2015) made no attempt...



Africa 54 | VOA’s Vincent Makori Interviews Ronnie Mayanja on the Upcoming East Africa Chamber Conference In Dallas – Sept 29th – Oct 1st 2016

The East Africa Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit platform that promotes trade and investments between United States and the East Africa region. VOA’s Vincent Makori recently talked with Ronnie Mayanja, a board member of th...



NTV Video Interview | Prof. Mahmood Mamdani tells his side of the story on Stella Nyanzi controversy

NTV Report — Renowned academic Professor Mahmood Mamdani has set terms for any investigation into a brewing controversy within his PhD programme at the Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR). On Monday Makerere Univ...



Editorial | Ugandan Diaspora News | April 2016 | The Petition That Was and The Future of Defiance Politics!

Fellow Ugandans, Greetings from Boston. The news of a tumultuous election petition hearing in which the former Presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi’s petition filed to annul the results of Feb 18th got dismissed and is no...


Exclusive NTV Video | Christopher Aine returns from the ‘dead’

Former head of Mr Amama Mbabazi’s security detail Christopher Aine has returned from the ‘dead’ months after he disappeared. Standing meekly and looking apologetic, Mr Aine said in an exclusive interview with Daily Monito...



NTV | Supplementary Budget | Uganda State House Requests Additional Funding Shs. 70Bn

Parliament has learnt that State House is broke with little or no money to manage the travels of the president, four months to the close of the 2015/2016 financial year. State House is asking for an additional 70 billion shilli...



Judgement Day | Uganda Supreme Court Upholds Museveni Election Win, Mbabazi Petition Dismissed – Full Video Below

Unlike the 2001 and 2006 election petition rulings where some justices dissented, all the nine justices of the Supreme court unanimously agreed to have the 2016 election petition seeking to annul the recent presidential electio...


The Aftermath | Post Election Television Interview with FDC President Mugisha Muntu – Recorded 20th Feb On NBS Television

On February 20th Ronnie Mayanja and Charles Odongtho hosted FDC President Rtd. Maj. Gen. Mugisha Muntu to discuss the 2016 Uganda Presidential Election Aftermath and the way forward for the Forum for Democratic Change. With the...






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