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Posts Tagged ‘Movies’

SMW Consulting Engineers | A Solution to Construction and Building Needs For Diaspora Ugandans!

SMW Consulting Engineers — Many of us living in diaspora have either heard or got some remarkable stories to tell about building or trying to build in our motherland, Uganda. As members of diaspora community ourselves, we...


Dual Citizenship Dilemma | The Government of Kenya Deports Politician Miguna Miguna Back to Canada!

A Kenyan opposition politician was charged with treason on Tuesday over the symbolic presidential “swearing in” of opposition leader Raila Odinga, reigniting street protests in which one person was killed.  Two opposit...



Real Estate | Universal M. Enterprises Introduces Affordable Housing For Low Income Families in Kampala

Universal Affordable Housing — In recent years, increasing numbers of households using housing infrastructures have moved to the suburbs, following a general trend for minority and low-income families. Suburban residents ...



Al Jazeera | Raila Odinga ‘Sworn in’ As Kenya’s People’s President

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga has taken an unofficial oath to be “sworn in” as the nation’s people’s president. Odinga took his oath on Tuesday afternoon, cheered on by thousands of supporters wh...


Hollywood | Daniel Kaluuya, British Born Actor with Roots from Uganda Nominated Best Actor, 2018 Oscar Awards

British actor Daniel Kaluuya who is of Ugandan origin has been nominated for an Oscar Award as Best Actor for his role in the hit horror film Get Out, the Actor whose parents are Ugandan, was born in the UK in 1989 and started ...



Tour & Travel | The Qatar Airways Experience — And Why It Is The Airline to Fly In 2018.

By Ronnie Mayanja — Returning from Uganda to Boston this month I had the opportunity to travel on Qatar Airways, an airline that has been the recipient of numerous travel awards for excellence, and I was excited to see ho...



Article 102b | Uganda Parliament Passes Age Limit Bill

Parliament has this afternoon approved a motion for the continuity of the controversial ‘age limit’ bill, which seeks to lift the cap on the Presidential age from the constitution.  A total of 317 MPs voted in ...


Uganda Investment Authority, Ugandan Diaspora Network and NBS Television Launch Event Diaspora Partnership

Uganda Investment Authority in conjunction with Uganda Diaspora Network and NBS Television held a press conference at NBS plaza in Kampala 14th December in which they unveiled a new partnership that will see the annual Diaspora...



Zimbabwe In Focus | Thousands for Mugabe ‘final push’

NewsDay — WAR veterans have called on cornered President Robert Mugabe to step down today or face the wrath of Zimbabweans in a planned final push rally to oust the only leader Zimbabwe has known since independence in 198...


Inspirational Stories | Robert Katende | Wheaton College Otis Social Justice Award Recipient For 2017

Inspiring Stories — Activist and educator Robert Katende, whose work is dramatized in the 2016 Disney film The Queen of Katwe was the proud recipient of the Wheaton College Otis Social Justice Award for 2017. The award wa...




Featured News | Renown Critic Frank Gashumba Arrested For Posing As Defence Official To Defraud Investors

Press Briefing — Renowned government critic and businessman Frank Gashumba has been arrested and detained at the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) in Kireka for alleged impersonation to fleece investors and the government...



Inspirational Music | Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago – Awesome Lyrics

“Awesome” My God is awesome He can move mountains Keep me in the valley Hide me from the rain My God is awesome Heals me when I’m broken Gives strength where I’ve been weakened Forever He will reign My G...



Flashback | When The Proposed Bill on Age Limits was First Raised in 2016

Preamble — The article below was first published in The East African edition of Sunday September 18th 2016 when the issue of the proposed bill to remove the age limit was first raised. On September 14, 2016 parliament rej...


Sunday Inspiration | Hezekiah Walker – Featuring “Every Praise”

Hezekiah Walker Lyrics Every praise is to our God Every word of worship with one accord Every praise every praise is to our God Sing hallelujah to our God Glory hallelujah is due our God Every praise every praise is to our God ...



Age Limit Debate | Opposition MPs decry ‘rape’ on Parliament

Opposition leaning Members of Parliament have condemned the ugly scenes at the floor of parliament on Wednesday afternoon after several legislators fought. Nile Post — Following a decision by the speaker Rebecca Kadaga to...


Age Limit Debate | Chaotic MPs force Kadaga to postpone sitting – Daily Monitor

By Agencies — Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has adjourned the House sitting to 2 pm on Wednesday after Opposition legislators disrupted Igara West MP Raphael Magezi from moving a motion on removing the presidential age limit. Fo...



Opinion | The Age Limit Debate, How will History Judge Us and Why not Call for Referendum Instead! By Ronnie Mayanja

Dear Readers, Recent developments at home oblige me to voice an opinion on the age limit debate –we are setting a bad precedent if we don’t build and protect our institutions. A constitution is the supreme law of th...



Sekako | A New App Created to Provide a One Stop Platform for Ugandan Comedy Content!

What is Sekako? — Sekako is a new platform that seeks to spread a laugh through Ugandan comedy and movie content. When — Any time is Sekako time, when your sad, depressed, waiting, bored you can always use...






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