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Posts Tagged ‘Movies’

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...



Embassies | What Uganda Spends On Missions Abroad

PARLIAMENT- Uganda’s embassy in Bujumbura (Burundi) is second to that in New York in terms of budget allocation, an analysis of the Foreign Affairs medium term expenditure framework book indicates. According to the book, the ...


Event | Lend A Hand Uganda USA Presents Night on the Nile to Benefit Vulnerable Children of Uganda In New York

Lend A Hand Uganda USA (LAHU-USA) announces that its annual Night on the Nile will be held on Thursday, May 11 at the Scandinavia House in New York City. Celebrity performances include cabaret singer Natalie Douglas, the Ifetay...



Special Report | Queen of Katwe to Feature at IMF and World Bank 2017 Spring Meetings in Washington, DC, April 21-23, 2017.

Finance ministers and central bankers from around the globe are in Washington this week for meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. A Group of 20 meeting takes place on the sidelines. One such meeting will b...



Bribery | Former Ugandan Minister Kabafunzaki Implicated by Political Assistant

The State minister for Labour Herbert Kabafunzaki, was yesterday implicated by his own political assistant for having allegedly received a bribe of Shs5 million from Aya Group chairman Mohammad Hamid at the weekend. The implica...


Boston Memorial | A Tribute to a Departed Dear Brother — Jehoash Mayanja Nkangi By Balam Luswata Namugera

By Balam Luswata Namugera — Let me first of all take the opportunity to express our gratitude as a family to the central government of Uganda and to Ssaabasajja Kabaka of Buganda for the great support they gave to us duri...



Memorial Service | For The Late Owek. Jehoash Mayanja-Nkangi Medford, MA – Time 2pm Sunday March 26th 2017

 The family of Pastor Balam Nkangi Luswata, The New Life International Christian Center & Ggwanga Mujje Community in Boston hereby inform the Ugandan Diaspora community that there will be a Memorial Service for the lat...


The Guardian | No African citizens granted visas for African trade summit in California

The Guardian — An annual African trade summit in California had no African attendees this year after at least 60 people were denied visas, according to event leaders. The African Global Economic and Development Summit, a ...



Travel Alert | The Laptop Ban and What It Means for Air Travel – Bloomberg News

Middle East airports and passengers are grappling with new U.S. and British rules barring laptops and other electronic gadgets in carry-on luggage. Both governments prohibited large electronic devices in the cabins of flights h...



Special Report | Top Ugandan Policeman AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi Shot Dead in Kampala

The East African — Uganda Police Spokesperson has been shot dead Friday morning in Kampala by unknown gunmen. Mr Andrew Felix Kaweesi, who was also the Assistant Inspector General of Police, together with a bodyguard...


SA Dispatch | Perceptions, Xenophobia, Sangomas and a word with the Out-going Ugandan Ambassador.

Dispatch from South Africa — As a Ugandan student moving to South Africa for further studies after graduating from high school in 2013, I did not know what to expect. I had received my acceptance but was discouraged by ra...






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