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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...


Events | MIT Sloan Africa Innovate Conference | Ideas to Impact | April 7-8, 2017 at MIT Media Lab

The MIT Sloan Africa Business Club is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Africa Business Conference on April 7-8th at the Media Lab. The theme of this year’s conference is Ideas to Impact! Join us for an eventful two-days as ...



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...



Events | Don’t Miss The (BBNAC) — Buganda Bumu Convention In Atlanta, Georgia. May 26th – 29th 2017

 At its first biennial convention in Boston in 2015, the Agali Awamu of Atlanta was designated to host the Buganda Bumu Convention 2017 in Atlanta Georgia. Convention Theme The Theme of the Convention is: “Strengthen...


BBC Special Report | Lucrative Trade | Twenty Eight Stolen British vehicles Returned from Uganda

This Report was first published in the British Press last year — on Mar 29, 2016. Ugandan Diaspora News Online is reproducing the report as a warning to the general public to be on the look out for some stolen luxury...



Death Annoucement | Owek. Jehoash Mayanja Nkangi Passes On — Below is The Tentative Program of His Final Journey

Here is the Program: Wednesday 8th March – State Memorial Service held at Namirembe Cathedral. Same day – Wake at his home in Ntinda Minsiter’s village Thursday 9th March, 8am – Funeral service at St. Lu...


Events | Join The 8th Annual African Development Conference, March 31st — April 1st at Harvard

Africa Development Conference — We are proud to announce the 8th annual African Development Conference scheduled for March 31st and April 1st, 2017 at the Harvard University Kennedy School of Governance and the Harvard ...



CNN Money | FAA Opens Door To Non-stop Flights Between Kenya and The United States

CNN Money — There may be soon non-stop flights between the United States and Kenya. Kenya received a safety certification this week from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration that will allow its airlines to apply for ...



Death Notice | Robinah Sewaya and Family Annouce The Death of Gloria Namukuba Otengho of South Carolina

Ms. Robinah Sewaya and family would like to thank the community for the messages and condolences for the loss of their daughter Gloria Namukuba Otengho.  Ms. Gloria Namakuba Otengho was 38 years old and was trained as a teache...


EALA | MP Emoluments Now $14,908 In Pay, Perks – The East African

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) will be the highest paid in the region and second only to Nigeria on the continent following the approval of a $1,208 increment to their basic salary beginning July. The MPs are expe...



VOA Straight Talk Africa | “Trump/Africa Relations” — Host Dr. Shaka Ssali

“Trump/Africa Relations” U.S. President Donald Trump made his first phone calls to African heads of state, speaking with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and South African President Jacob Zuma.  Nigeria and South Africa...



Politico | How an American Bureaucrat Became President of Somalia

Politico — On the morning of February 8, a civil servant from Buffalo, New York—a Somali by birth but an American by choice—walked into a heavily guarded airplane hangar in the battle-scarred capital of his native cou...


NAACP Image Awards | Madina Nalwanga Among The Nominees For Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture

(CNN) — Here’s a look at the Winners of The 48th NAACP Image Awards were held on February 11, 2017 – History: The Image Awards were established in 1967 “to honor outstanding black actors, actresses, wr...



BBC Travel Special | Kampala Tops World’s Friendliest City According Expat Insider Survey

By Lindsey Galloway — For many expats, finding new friends can ease the often overwhelming task of adjusting to a new life abroad. But with huge variances in local culture and language capabilities, some places can defini...


ABC News | Mugabe’s wife says he could run in election ‘as a corpse’

Zimbabwe’s 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe should run “as a corpse” in next year’s election if he dies before the vote, his wife said Friday. Grace Mugabe accused some ruling ZANU-PF party officials ...



Opinion | The Confusion, Ingratitude As Well As The Danger Of Western Liberals And The Trump Therapy – By President Yoweri K. Museveni

I have been either closely following or actively involved in World and African political events for the last 56 years. In those 56 years, I have noticed many happenings, behaviours, etc. One of the groups that I have observed w...



The Hill | Trump’s Africa Policy Finally Gets Going, And There’s Reason For Hope

The Hill — Since the election of Donald J. Trump, I have dedicated three columns to imagining Africa policy under the new U.S. president. With “imagination” being the operative word, because few hints had been offered...


Opinion | African Nations Increasingly Silence Internet to Stem Protests — The New York Times

DAKAR, Senegal — Julius Ikena’s trade business is at a standstill because he cannot make electronic payments to his partners. Andrew Mofor cannot get access to the small fortune — 800 euros, or about $850 — that his dau...






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