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Uganda Festival Travel Advisory | If You Plan To Visit The Big Apple This Labor Day Weekend Here Are Top Things To Do In New York City!

New York City is larger than life: in population, in square feet (think of the five boroughs), in culture and food, in arts and entertainment. Visitors to New York have the world at their fingertips, from Uptown to Downtown and...


URA Diaspora Tax Policy | Commissioner for Domestic Taxes Mr. Henry Saka

By Arthur Katabalwa — The Convention season within the Ugandan Diaspora is on and several groups ranging from cultural artistes to singers are all heading out to the USA and The UK. The Uganda Revenue Authority is also ma...



The Observer | Uganda Remains Silent After Al-Shabaab Attack on Amisom Claimed 70 Peace Keepers!

The African Union, European Union and Office the Prime Minister of Somalia have issued statements condemning Tuesday’s attacks on AMISOM troops in Somalia but the Uganda government has remained loudly silent about the dea...



Party Primaries | Dr Kizza Besigye Wins Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) flag-bearer Contest Ahead of 2016 Polls

Out of the 1043 delegates, 718 voted Dr Kizza Besigye as the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) flag-bearer in next year’s presidential elections. Although several analysts had predicted a closer contest this time unlike in  ...


Daily Monitor | Amanya Mushega’s Open Letter to Dr. Kizza Besigye

Dear Col. (rtd) Dr Kizza Besigye, In your interview with one of the local English papers, you insinuated that in my earlier interview with the same paper, l was trying to speak on behalf of president Mugisha Muntu, yet I am not...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | September 2015 | Presidential Debates Should Determine Elections in Uganda

Greetings folks, And welcome to the biggest diaspora convention weekend in the Northern Hemisphere. This year is unique because unlike last year, when Ugandans converged on the same city (San Diego) with conventions in two diff...



NTV Fourth Estate | FDC Presidential Flag-bearer Debate Mugisha Muntu vs Kizza Besigye

On 30th August NTV in collaboration with the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda broadcast a live debate between the two contenders for the FDC Flag-bearer position in the 2016 Presidential Election-Party President Gregory Mugish...


Africa 24 Media – I am Africa | The Scoop Episode 46 Dr Margaret Kigozi Talks To Salim Amin

Africa 24 Media – I am Africa — Prof. Margaret Blick Kigozi commonly known, as Dr. Maggie Kigozi is a medical doctor by profession, a business consultant, a Chancellor at Nkumba University and an “avid” motorcyc...



The Weekly Observer | Opposition needs many options – Dr. Abed Bwanika

On August 18, DR ABED BWANIKA, 48, the president of the People’s Development Party (PDP) picked nomination forms for the 2016 presidential contest. This will be Dr Bwanika’s third attempt at the presidency, despite his dism...


Wave – The Money Transfer App That Helps You Send Money Instantly With No Fees to Mobile Users in East Africa

Wave, the company that brought instant, no-fee money transfers to East Africa, announces school fees donations in Uganda in the lead up to UNAA and UNAA Causes conventions. This morning, Wave, maker of the revolutionary money t...



UNAA EC | Pastor Samuel Mutyaba – The Chairman UNAA Electoral Commission Resignation Letter

For Immediate Release — August 29, 2015 To: UNAA members Subject: Resignation from EC and its Chairmanship Dear members, As of August 29, 2015 I resigned from the EC and its chairmanship. Any questions should be directed ...



Aviation | President Museveni officially launches Entebbe International airport expansion

President Yoweri Museveni has launched the official construction and expansion of Entebbe International Airport Project. The construction will be done in three phases at an expected cost of 200 million dollars. Source — N...


The Weekly Observer | Uganda Embassy in US under investigation over corruption

The Uganda Embassy in Washington, D.C. is under investigation for reported administrative misconduct and corruption. The investigation stems from a four page-letter written by whistle-blowers at the mission to the President Mu...



UN Report | Israeli Weapons fueling South Sudan Civil War

Israeli weapons are being used in South Sudan by the local army and its senior officers, according to a recent UN report. The report, issued by a panel of experts appointed by the UN Security Council to study the civil war in S...



China ‘Black Monday’ Timeline | The Chinese Stock Market Crash And How It Happened

International Business Times — The Chinese stock market continued to tumble Monday, with losses in the billions and markets consequently plunging all over the world. The Chinese stock market crash has been called “C...


Baseball Little World Series | There’s a Ugandan team at the Little League World Series and they’re incredible

By Roger Sherman — Baseball hasn’t been in Uganda for long, but the talent and passion of its players have them winning games at the Little League World Series against all the odds.  The Little League World Series ...



Media News | Ugandan journalist wins BBC World News Komla Dumor Award

A Ugandan journalist with a background as an entrepreneur, radio and TV reporter and presenter has won the first BBC World News Komla Dumor Award. Nancy Kacungira, a television anchor for Kenya’s KTN television channel, ...


Memorial Service | For The Late John Fredrick Semayobe Held At St. Peter’s Anglican Church of Uganda, Belmont

The household of the Late Israel Kirabira of Butambala, Mpigi with deep sorrow announces the death of Mr. John Fredrick Semayobe  of Kawempe that occurred 18th August 2015 at 4am in Boston, Massachusetts. Funeral arrangements ...



The Weekly Observer | Uganda Electoral Reforms — How MPs Voted!

After three months of public consultations and a final heated debate on Tuesday, August 11, Parliament voted 277 to six to pass the controversial Constitution (amendment) Bill 2015. Key amendments included one on article 83 (1)...



Jakana Heights | Hilltop Luxury Living Now On Sale — Konge Hill, Kampala – Uganda.

Enjoy the luxuries and lifestyles the West can offer and have these at a home in Uganda. And this can be expatriates, Ugandans coming back from the West or Ugandans who wants a better standard of living.  On the top of Konge...


EACC | The East African Chamber of Commerce Trade & Investment Conference Coming to Dallas, TX On 16th – 17th October 2015

The East African Chamber of Commerce (EACC) is a USA registered nonprofit that organizes annual trade conferences in an efforts to promote trade, entrepreneurship and investment opportunities between the East African region and...






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