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Posts Tagged ‘slider’

Pope Francis In Uganda | Bobi Wine In a Spiritual Musical Tribute to the Pope – “Welcome Pope Francis”

Musician Bobi Wine released his new track a spiritual tribute to the Pope titled “Welcome Pope Francis”. For this project Bobi Wine teamed up with The Rubaga Cathedral Choir and the song will be a featured anthem during the...


By Muniini K. Mulera | Mbabazi, Museveni 10-year War for Control of NRM and the Country

Dear Tingasiga, The Museveni regime’s assault against Amama Mbabazi’s campaign continues. No surprise, of course. When it became very clear that Mbabazi would seek the presidency, Yoweri Museveni’s courtiers f...



Al Jazeera Africa Investigates | Systematic murder of Muslim clerics in Uganda

• Award-winning series Africa Investigates back on Al Jazeera • Second episode investigates the ongoing murder of sheikhs in Uganda The third season of Al Jazeera’s award-winning Africa Investigates series continued last ...



Mo Ibrahim Foundation | African Leaders Must Separate Personal From Public Interest – By Former Pres. Hifikepunye Pohamba

  Mo Ibrahim Prize for 2014 was awarded to Namibia’s former President for his good governance and leadership — Sound and visionary political leadership is vital to every country in every continent. But it is p...


Boston Events | Uganda Diaspora Fashion Designer Joe Malaika Excessive Fashion Highlights In Pictures!

Uganda diaspora fashion designer Joe Malaika Presented his 3rd annual Excessive Fashion on Saturday, November 21 at the Hilton Boston-Woburn hotel. The fashion show sponsored by Banana Republic, Zara and hosted Dr. Sara Russo a...



NBS TV News Feed | Amama Mbabazi Unveils His Manifesto – Part I

KAMPALA – It’s a policy document in which Independent presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi, a former prime minister until September 2014, empties his political tool box. Like a fisherman, he leaves nothing to chance, c...



The Observer | UNRA probe questions Shs 18bn compensation to Businessman Ntaganda

Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) awarded businessman Ephraim Ntaganda Shs 18bn in compensation for his 2.5 acres located in Lubigi wetland. The compensation, approved by the Ministry of Works and Transport includes; Shs 8...


NTV News Video | NRM Supporters in Mbarara Deface Mbabazi Posters Ahead of His Rally

Early on Saturday morning groups of NRM supporters went around Mbarara town defacing posters of the Go Forward independent candidate Amama Mbabazi ahead of his rally in the town. As the sun rose at dawn illuminating the dark al...



The East African | Museveni-Akena deal makes a case for Besigye-Mbabazi alliance in the hunt for votes

The recent revelation by President Yoweri Museveni that a faction of the Uganda People’s Congress (UPC), the country’s second-oldest political party, is on the verge of sealing an alliance with the National Resistance Movem...


UWAI | The Uganda Boston Community Parents and Students Career Day Highlights!

The Uganda Women’s Association International (UWAI) hosted the first Parents and Students Career Day Educational Workshop on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at the Boys and Girls Club of Waltham.  The purpose of the Workshop was...



Ssese Islands Adventure | Chicken Soup For The Soul By Ambrose Ndiwulira

For the love of God and our neighbors we hatched this crazy idea to go and share the good news to folks of a remote island deep in lake victoria. By this time we were freshmen at University, we were young and passionate about c...



Opinion | An Outsider’s View Of The Kampala Lord Mayor’s Woes – By Moses Khisa

For his sheer resilience, consistence, and determination, Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago stands out in the current struggle against a corrupt and decadent system of rule superintended by General Museveni. Critics, mostly us t...


President Forever | The Electoral Race Has Started, But the Winner Seems Pre-Ordained – The Economist

THERE is a curious new vehicle crawling the streets of Kampala, Uganda’s capital. It is a pickup truck, but mounted on its back is a sort of mechanical merry-go-round. As it crawls through traffic, two mannequins pedalling bi...



NBS TV Raw Video | Embattled Kampala Mayor Lukwago Arrested, Shots Fired, Journalist Wounded

A television reporter working for Delta TV was rushed to Mulago hospital after he was shot during a teargas-permeated scuffle in which defiant Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago was arrested. The journalist has been identified as...



Joe Malaika | Presents The 3rd Annual Excessive Fashion Show – Saturday, November 21st, Hilton Boston-Woburn, MA

Joe Malaika Presents 3rd annual Excessive Fashion which will be held on Saturday, November 21 Hilton Boston-Woburn. Venue address —  2 Forbes Road, Woburn, MA 01801. This will be a benefit fashion event in support of the...


Opinion | Why We Can’t Have a Presidential Contest of Policies or Programs By Moses Khisa

An often-repeated lie is that Gen Museveni is a strong ‘policy presidential’ candidate. That he wins because he presents the best policy packages while his opponents, principally Dr Kizza Besigye, lack a persuasive policy ...



Uganda Decides | How Social Media Is Shaping The 2016 Presidential Race

This is not a terror alert. The President is on a desperate search. Gen Yoweri Museveni wants to meet a woman who was apparently photographed kissing his portrait.  For days now, one of the most trending photos on social media...


The Observer | How dancing Mbabazi is getting his crowds

Opinion — Before former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi hit the campaign trail, critics said he would not be able to marshal huge numbers of supporters because he was deemed unpopular and out of touch with ordinary Ugandans....



Election Politics | Amama Mbabazi is not after FDC’s lunch By Mathias Mpuuga

In his Observer column on September 30, 2015, Ssemujju Ibrahim Nganda brilliantly warned against friendly fire in the race for a joint opposition presidential flag bearer. He asked the sides of John Patrick Amama Mbabazi and Dr...



UIA Media Brief | The 8th Diaspora Home is Best Summit – ‘Realizing my Dream Investment’

As has now become an annual custom for the Government of Uganda, Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) in collaboration with other relevant Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) is organizing a business summit that brings tog...


Events | Josephine Ssenkungo EdD(c), MSN, RN | The New Mexico Board of Nursing Newly Appointed Director of Education and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP) – Boston Seminar

The New Mexico Board of Nursing is proud to introduce the New Director of Education and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP),  Ms. Ssenkungo is originally from Kampala, Uganda, and an immigrated to the United States in 1998. S...






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