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By Taga Art | Totems of Uganda – The Buganda Edition Diaspora Pre-Orders Now Open For North America!

After completing Makerere University with a BA in Fine Art in 1990, Taga Nuwagaba embarked on his career and has painted since using water-color and oil. His favorite subject has always been wildlife and the human figure. He ha...


Kenneth DDamba Kanyike | UNAA Council Representative For New England Resigns

Dear New Englanders, I regret to inform you that I must tender my resignation as your Elected Representative for the New England District of UNAA effective 11:00 A.M. on Sunday August 31st 2014. As you may know, I have been for...



UNAA POLITICS | RESIGNATION OF THE UNAA BOARD OF TRUSTEES

For Immediate Release — Date: Monday August 25, 2014 Dear Members of the Ugandan North American Association, We the undersigned members of Ugandan North American Association Board of Trustees (UNAABOT), after much deli...



UNAA BOSTON INC. – Invitation To Attend Extra Ordinary General Meeting Today May 4th At Club Rendevous

Public Service Announcement — Notice is given to invite the members of UNAA-Boston to the General Meeting to be held on Sunday May 4th 2014 at 5:00pm at Rendezvous Restaurant & Bar on 596 Moody Street Waltham Ma 02453...


Join Robert Kasule’s Fight Against Lymphoma Cancer | Fundraising & Benefit Concert – Sat October 12th

A couple month ago one of our community members and Boston based promoter Robert Kasule a.k.a KEENOTE PRODUCTIONS was diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma Cancer at Mass General Hospital in Boston, his illness and the chemotherapy h...



Orbituary | James Katajwa, Park University Holds Memorial Service For Dead Ugandan Athlete

Dear Friends, As we mourn the loss of our friend and brother James Katajwa including all those departed in the recent days, an account has been opened to fundraise for his Funeral expenses. Below are the details. Bank of Americ...



Opinion | Does Makerere University Need To Beg The President For An Investor? – By Isaac Sebakijje.

I am commenting on the headline article which was published in The Daily Monitor on Thursday August 22, 2013. It was entitled “Get us land investor, Makerere begs Museveni” In that national paper, it was reported that the ...


UK Dispatch | Tullow Oil Wins Court Case Against Heritage Oil Over Uganda Tax Dispute

Tullow wins case against Heritage over 2010 asset sale * Court case relates to over $400 mln capital gas tax charge* Heritage says to evaluate options with view to appeal * Heritage shares down 2.6 pct, Tullow up 1 pct By Sarah...



Day One – Uganda Local Capital & Financial Markets Summit Highlights at Kampala Serena Hotel.

Kampala Dispatch. Day – One at the Local Capital and Financial Markets Summit 2013 held at Kampala Serena Hotel’s Katonga hall was quite a success with some key business leaders participating in panel discussions. O...


Statement by the White House Press Secretary on President Obama’s Travel to Africa

President Obama and the First Lady look forward to traveling to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania from June 26 – July 3.  The President will reinforce the importance that the United States places on our deep and growi...



Bharti Airtel Acquires Warid Telecom Operations In Uganda

For Immediate release — Warid enters into a definitive agreement for acquisition of its Uganda Telecom Operations by Airtel Will combine the strengths of two entities to serve over 7.4 million mobile customers in Ugand...



Alternative Investments | Pine Tree Growing In Uganda

Pine  Growing — Yosamu Semugoma has been growing Pine in Uganda over the last 7 years. For many Ugandans, tree growing has become the long term investment. Annual returns average 10-25% depending on tree specie grown, an...


The East African | Umeme Posts $21.26 Millon Dollar Net Profit As Revenues Jump 88 Percent

Uganda’s power distributor Umeme’s profit after tax last year rose by almost two and a half times, helped by a sharp increase in revenues following tariff hikes at the beginning of 2012, higher sales and an increase...



Special Report | The Uganda National ID Scandal

I woke up staring at the ceiling of a room that looked unfamiliar. The bed was higher and smaller than the one back home. A drip stand stood nearby and above my bed hung a machine that kept making a tit-tit sound. When a nurse ...



The New York Times | Uhuru Kenyatta’s Lead in Voting Poses Tough Choices for U.S – Kenya Relations

NAIROBI, Kenya — He has been charged with heinous crimes, accused of using a vast fortune to bankroll death squads that slaughtered women and children. His running mate also faces crimes against humanity charges, and as Kenya...


Elections | Kenyan Accused by ICC Rights Court Is Leading Vote – The New York Times

NAIROBI, Kenya — Confusion and anxiety rose in Kenya on Tuesday as results from the presidential election were delayed by electronic breakdowns and officials announced a late-night change in tabulating votes, leading several ...



The New York Times | The Price Of Ivory – In Trafficking of Wildlife, Out of Reach of the Law

HONG TONG, Laos — On an obscure and bumpy dirt road not far from the banks of the Mekong River, the compound of Vixay Keosavang stands out for its iron gates and cinder-block walls topped with barbed wire, a contrast to the r...


Nottingham – UK | Chris Kiwomya Named Notts County FC Manager

Notts County can confirm that Chris Kiwomya has been named as first team manager for the remainder of the 2012-2013 season. Kiwomya, who joined Notts as development squad manager in February 2012 took control of the first team...



Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | March 2013 | Happy Easter

Dear Readers, Greetings, The year 2013 is now in full gear and if you set yourself New Year’s resolutions, now is the time to reflect and see if you are still on course. Life happens, as they say, but I have determined to...



A well-deserved farewell | Kibaki and the rise of the ‘minimalist presidency’ – By CHARLES ONYANGO-OBBO

Whether or not a clear winner emerges from Monday’s election thus avoiding a second-round run-off in April, one thing is for sure: In State House, President Mwai Kibaki will be packing his last suitcases, preparing to clear o...


Elective Politics | Kenyan Court Rejects Suit Against Presidential Candidate

NAIROBI, Kenya — The presidential election is less than three weeks away, yet a major question that could decide the outcome hangs in the balance: should two top candidates accused of committing grave crimes be allowed to run...






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