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Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’

Events | Ugandan born Joanita Lubega Zachariassen wins Denmark’s “DR Live Singing” Competition 2018 edition

Ugandan artist based in Denmark Joanita Lubega Zachariassen was declared winner of the “DR Live singing” competitions 2018″ on Saturday 20th October scooping the grand prize money of 250,000DKr equivalent to 130millio...


Uganda Infrastructure | The New Source of the Nile Bridge Commissioned in Jinja

The New Jinja Bridge, whose official name will be the Source of The Nile Bridge, was commissioned on 17 October 2018, by the President of Uganda and is the first cable-stayed bridge in the region that runs across the Victoria N...



Kampala Politics | The fall of Jennifer Musisi Outgoing Executive Director – KCCA By Andrew Mwenda

Finally Jennifer Musisi has resigned as executive director of KCCA. This was inevitable. However, her resignation points to a deeper malady that our nation faces: the gulf between our theoretical ambitions and the pettiness of ...



Diplomacy | Ambassador Mull S. Katende’s Response to US Congress Regarding MP Kyagulanyi’s Arrest in Arua

C/POL/W7 October 10th, 2018 Senator Chris Coons (D-Del);Senator Jeff Flake (R-Ariz);Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md);Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla); Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ); Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA); Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA); Congress o...


Gwanga Mujje DC | Buganda Bumu North American Convention BBNAC’19 Washington DC. May 24th – 27th Memorial Day Weekend

Washington DC BBNAC’19 — Gwanga Mujje Washington DC welcomes the Buganda Bumu North American Convention to our nation’s capitol as we will Buganda celebrate culture, diversity and heritage; engage our youth, d...



SAUTI SOL | Live in Boston Friday 26th October – 290 North Shore Road, Revere Massachusetts

Renowned African harmonic group *SAUTI SOL* performing in Boston for the very first time. Do not miss out on hits that have taken the world by storm. Hits such as; *Short and Sweet*, *Melanin*, *Kuliko Jana*, *Sura Yako* and so...



Billboard Magazine | Kanye West Meets Uganda’s President, Gifts Him Pair of Sneakers

Kanye West has met with Uganda’s president during a visit to the East African nation and given the 74-year-old leader a pair of white sneakers. President Yoweri Museveni says he and the American rapper held “fruitful discus...


Travel | Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Experience Uganda’s Scenic Beauty at Chobe Safari Lodge

Kanye West has made good on a promise to take a trip to Africa — and he took his wife Kim Kardashian along with him. The famous couple arrived at Uganda’s Entebbe International Airport on Friday and later checked into a loc...



DV Lottery 2020 | Green Card Through the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program (3rd Oct – Nov 6th, 2018)

Green Card Through the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program  The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program (DV Program) makes up to 50,000 immigrant visas available annually, drawn from random selection among all entries to individuals...


Travel Guide | Protea Hotel By Marriott Kampala Welcomes You

Perfectly located in Uganda’s capital city, travelers can expect four-star luxury complemented by five-star service at the Protea Hotel Kampala, where opulent guest rooms and suites create an oasis in the heart of the cou...



Golden Jubilee | Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (SECAM) Invites Pope Francis For 2nd Visit to Uganda

KAMPALA – Uganda will in July 2019 be a beehive of activities after Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (SECAM) bishops launched the year-long Golden jubilee celebrations to climax in Kampala on July 2...



New Music Video | UGANDA by Tarrus Riley, Production Swangz Avenue

A Swangz Avenue and Jukeboxx Production. Written By Tarrus Riley, Shane Brown & Dean Fraser. Produced by Nessim.


One Event Two Days | Diaspora Homecoming (28th – 29th) Dec 2018 – How to Plan for Your Retirement and The Live Band Grand Finale Show!

Dear All, — It is with great pleasure that we invite both partners and sponsors to our 8th annual Uganda Diaspora Social Networking Gala and Business Breakfast that will be held at Kampala Serena Hotel – Katonga Hal...



Party Politics | Mugisha Muntu’s Full Statement on Why he Parted Ways with FDC

BELOW IS GEN MUGISHA MUNTU’S FULL STATEMENT . Why We Have Left and Why We Should Hope Fellow Ugandans and former FDC colleagues, Greetings, I write to you today, in order to give you a detailed report of what a number of ...



Community Politics | Sharline Nabulime Wins Ward 6 Special Election In Waltham to Become New City Councilor

WALTHAM, MA — Ward 6 has a new city councilor. Sharline Nabulime who won the primary just won the special election. Nabulime takes the seat on the City Council left vacant by former Councilor Robert Waddick, who left for a po...



London Dispatch | Afrigo Band and Fik Fameica Rock the 8th Uganda Convention in UK After party.

The 2018 Uganda Convention – UK was a huge success, attended by hundreds of Ugandans and friends of Uganda mainly living in the United Kingdom. The After Party held at the Troxy in London provided Convention attendees wit...


London Dispatch | Uganda UK Convention Does it Again. A resounding Success

The 8th Ugandan Investment convention which took place on the 15th Sept at Troxy register another resounding success considering a wave of negative propaganda and pressure which were mounted on the organizers mobilizing people ...



Washington DC. | US Senators of the Committee on Foreign Relations Condemn Democratic Backsliding in Uganda

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.), Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), and Cory Booker (D-N.J.) released the following statement on the current situation in Uganda. “As members of t...



Town-hall | The Uganda Islamic Community of Boston Hosts MP Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi – Embassy suites Waltham

The Uganda Islamic Community of Boston hosted Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu to a town-hall meeting as part of his final stop in Boston before heading back to Uganda last Sunday September 16th at the Embassy Suites in Waltham. ...


UCCB Boston | Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu a.k.a Bobi Wine Attends Thanksgiving Mass in Waltham, Massachusetts. Sunday Sept 16th

On Sunday September 16th all roads led to the St. Mary’s Church Waltham were Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu attended a Thanksgiving service organized by the Uganda Catholic Community of Boston (UCCB). The service which st...






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