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Posts Tagged ‘Movies’

New Music | French Montana – Unforgettable ft. Swae Lee Inspired by Uganda’s Ghetto Kids

The Source — Fresh off releasing his latest tracks “No Pressure (feat. Future)”, French Montana recently took to Instagram to tease the upcoming video for “Unforgettable (feat. Swae Lee).” Last March, Montana and ...


CGTN Africa | China Officially Hands Over the SGR – Railway to Kenya

China officially handed over the Standard Gauge Railway to Kenya and President Uhuru Kenyatta was joined at the Port of Mombasa by dozens of top officials from the Chinese companies that helped build and fund the railway projec...



Buganda Bumu Day Two | BBNAC Atlanta Convention Resolutions and Highlights in Pictures

Ugandan Diaspora News — Day Two of the Buganda Bumu Convention was underway on the Sunday starting with a church service led by  Dr.Rev. Alex Kasirye-Musoke of the Anglican church of Uganda – Boston.  Late...



World Remit | Diaspora Instant Mobile Money Transfer Made Easy

World Remit recently partnered with the Buganda community in the Diaspora to allow for easy transfer of funds between families both at home and abroad. When you want to send money home to your friends and family in Uganda, Worl...


Events | The Ugandan Diaspora Award Nominations For 2017 Now Open

The Uganda Diaspora Network is a forum aimed at bringing together Ugandans who live and work abroad by celebrating their individual contributions overseas and encouraging them to give of their time, talents, ideas, expertise wh...



BBNAC | Buganda Bumu North American Convention Day One Pictorial – Atlanta, 26th – May 29th 2017

BBNAC Atlanta 2017 – The long awaited second Buganda Bumu Biennial convention kicked off in Atlanta, Georgia on friday with the arrival of a powerful delegation from the Buganda Kingdom led by the Katikiro Owek. Charles P...



The Class of 2017 | Facebook Founder and Harvard Dropout, Mark Zuckerberg to Receive Honorary Degree From his Alma Mater

Harvard Gazette — Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook, the social networking platform widely credited with transforming how almost 1.9 billion people interact, will be the featured speaker at the Afternoon Progra...



Travel Advisory | Buganda Bumu Memorial Day Weekend Convention Count Down – Atlanta, GA!

Convention Theme The Theme of the Convention is: “Strengthen Luganda and invest in health and economic development.” “Tunyweeze eby’Obuwangwa, eby’Obulamu, n’Okwekulaakulanya.” The City – Atlanta, GA  Come ...


Fashion | Uganda’s Super Model Aamito Lagum Talks to BENTV Sky Channel 182 Uganda Vision in London

Bio — Lagum was born to her single mother Sidonia Ayaa in Kampala. After losing her job, her mother relocated to Kitgum to move in with her grandparents. In her early years, Lagum was teased due to being much taller and t...



Real Estate | Waves Modern Affordable Homes In Kampala Now Selling

Real Estate — It is time to get yourself your own home in Uganda. Aqeeq (U) Ltd. was established to deliver the best value for money in the housing sector. Our dream is to give every Ugandan the opportunity to own their h...



Open Letter to UCC | Sim-card Registration Deadline — Do Ugandans Living In Diaspora Really Matter?

Dear Uganda Communication Commission, On April 11, 2017 the Commission, directed that all SIM cards be verified and validated against the National Identification and Registration Authority database using the National Identifica...


Al Jazeera Special | Africa’s former child soldiers used as cheap labour in Iraq and Afghanistan

Former child soldiers from Sierra Leone and Uganda are being used as cheap labour for operations in Iraq and Afghanisatan, according to a new documentary on Al Jazeera. Child Soldiers Reloaded features interviews with several o...



Events | African Dream Initiative To Recognize Phiona Mutesi at The Dream Big Awards Gala Dinner – New York

DREAM BIG — An Evening Dedicated to Fulfilling Dreams of Education and Opportunity for East African Students June 14, 2017, 7pm (VIP 6:15pm) Chadbourne & Parke LLP 1301 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY On June 14 ...



Q&A | President Museveni Talks to Al Jazeera | A five times-elected dictator?

He’s ruled Uganda for 31 years. With five presidential terms in office, Yoweri Museveni is surrounded by controversies related to freedom of speech, human rights, allegations of nepotism, and even the killing of Ugandan c...


Artists | Kenneth Mugabi Unveils New Music Video ‘Naki’ – From The Album ‘Kibunomu’

Kenneth Mugabi is a singer, songwriter and recording artist from Uganda. Naki is a song from his debut album ‘Kibunomu’. It is a love song from the lovestruck boy next door who finally plucks the guts to tell the pr...



Gulf News | Uganda To Establish An Investment Promotions Office in Qatar

Gulf News — Uganda has proposed to establish an investment promotions office in Qatar to enhance trade and facilitate investment opportunities between the East African nation and Qatar, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni h...


BBNAC Program | 2nd Biennial Buganda Bumu North American Convention May 26 – 29, 2017

BBNAC 2017 Convention highlights… Chief guests, Katikkiro, Charles Peter Mayiga accompanied by Princess Joan Nassolo Tebattagwabwe will lead a big delegation from Buganda Kingdom, Uganda Friday May 26, 2017: Youth Tour of...



Limit X — Live In The Timeless Concert | Friday April 28th 2017 – Kampala Serena Hotel

Limit X The Reunion — Whereas Limit X is one of the greatest musical exports from Uganda having toured and performed in over 50 countries around the world, Uganda has never truly had a Limit X experience. Background: In 1...



Tour & Travel | Why Ugandans Top As Kenya Main Tourists Source Market

By EDGAR R.BATTE — Uganda is one of Kenya’s top tourist source markets from Africa, and with a huge potential to post more arrivals into the country. Figures provided by the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) indicate that at th...


Death Announcement | Penny Jakana Passes On April 19th 2017 in Seattle, Washington State – Join The Fundraising Campaign Below

Our dear friend, sister, daughter, mother and wife Penny Jakana, went to be with the Lord on April 19th 2017 after losing her battle with lung cancer. She is survived by 3 wonderful children and will be dearly missed by each on...






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