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UK Dispatch | Besigye in London – Pearl Chat Video Footage

FDC UK chapter hosted Dr Kizza Besigye former FDC flag bearer and leader of the party. The video below appears courtesy of Pearl Chat .


UNAA Parties | A Taste of Boston Nightlife with a Uganda’s Very Own Promoter – Alvin Kasule Drip Events

Infotainment — Boston is indeed a lively place. It can blow one away. And for Ugandans travelling to this city for the Ugandan North American Association (UNAA) convention, you better not stay indoors. Come and experience...



Inspiring Stories | Akoma Media | A Journey of Reinvention By Zain Verji

It’s been a two-year breathless roller coaster going from Big Name Global Corporation to Just Me LLC. After an amazing fourteen years at CNN and magnificent personal and professional life experiences, it was time to reinvent ...



Boston Events | Women of Purpose International (WOPI) Conference | Aug19th Thru 21st From 6:30pm -10pm

Women of Purpose International (WOPI) are thrilled to extend this invite to all friends, well wishers on August 19th thru 21st, 2016 at 6:30PM-10PM and Sunday doors open at 4:00PM.  Please join us for our 9th Annual Women of...


The Uganda Olympic Team | Rated Among the Best Dressed During the Opening Ceremony of the Rio-Olympics 2016!

Flag bearer Joshua E Tibatemwa of Uganda arrives for the opening ceremony on August 5, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (REUTERS/DAVID GRAY). The Mail and Guardian of Canada rated Uganda among the best dressed Olympic teams duri...



Death Announcement | Annette Battaka of Maryland Passes On – See Funeral Arrangements Below

The Family of Mr. Ivan Battaka of Maryland, USA announces the untimely death of our friend, colleague, sister, wife and mother. Annette Battaka took ill a couple months ago and had bounced back but unfortunately passed away ye...



Events | YALI White house Meet | Why Emmanuel Odama Introduced President Obama at the YALI Town Hall

Emmanuel Odama, a Young African Leaders Initiative fellow, shares what the YALI initiative has meant to him and his community ahead of today’s town hall. Today, Emmanuel Odama sent this email to share why he’ll be i...


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...






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