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Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’

NTV Panorama | The rise & fall of Gen. Kale Kayihura

NTV Panorama — Gen. Kale Kayihura’s power was felt in every pocket of the security fabric, yet he was naive to believe that the cloak & dagger games would remain in charge of his destiny. Can he now free himself...


Death Announcement | Boston Based Pastor Benon Kawaala of Healing Outreach Ministries International Passes On!

Death Announcement — Boston based fire-brand Preacher and Pastor Benon Kawaala of Healing Outreach Ministries International has died after suffering acute kidney failure at Boston Medical Center. He passed away around mid...



UCCB Event | The Feast of the Uganda Martyrs Day – Boston Edition June 10th 2018

The Uganda Catholic Community in Boston held its annual feast of the Uganda Martyrs on June 10th in what was a glamorous colorful affair attracting both the old and new Ugandan Diaspora community members in the State of Massach...



Events | The Aga Khan Museum in Toronto Partners with the Uganda Canada Convention – Monday July 2nd Tour!

News flash — We can now confirm that the Aga Khan Museum will partner with the Uganda Canada Convention and on Monday July 2nd will host a special reception for Uganda Parliamentarians, the High Commission and other digni...


Breaking News | Arua Municipality MP Hon. Ibrahim Abiriga Shot Dead By Unknown Assailants In Kawanda

Breaking News — Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga has been shot dead together with his driver and bodyguard near his home in Kawanda. Abiriga, famous for his love for the ruling party, National Resistance Movement and ...



State of the Nation | Address by H.E. President Museveni Kampala Serena Hotel – 6th June, 2018

H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA the Uganda International Conference Centre, Serena, Kampala 6th June, 2018 His Excellency the Vice President, Rt. Hon. Speaker of Parliament, His Lordship the Chie...



Dr. Opiyo Oloya | To Speak about the Value of Investing in Education at the Uganda Canadian Business Expo – June 30th

Biography: Dr. Opiyo Oloya, MED, PhD, LLD (honoris causa) — Dr. Opiyo Oloya was born in Pamin-yai village, west of Gulu town in northern Uganda. He was raised in a large extended Christian family. His father Alipayo Oloya...



Diaspora Stories | Augustine Guma — Gumax Café and Grill Exports a Taste of Uganda to America

We have all varieties Beef, chicken seafood and vegetables Guma Spicy Pies (similar to triangular samosas or empanadas) You will start by eating 1 and end up eating 3, because they are so delicious and habit forming you will al...



Congratulations! ~ Gwanga Mujje DC Chapter crowns Josephine Nakato Kasozi as Miss Buganda DC 2018

The Gwanga Mujje DC Chapter crowned miss Josephine Nakato as the Miss Buganda DC 2018 Winner in a ceremony attended by Uganda’s Ambassador to Washington H.E. Mull Sebujja Katende. Congratulations to Josephine and all the ...



Events | John Halani – He fled Uganda as refugee; 40 years later, he represents that country in B.C.

By Tara Carman — Vancouver Sun — When John Halani learned that Canada had offered to take in his family after Idi Amin ordered Ugandans of Asian descent out of the country, it was a bittersweet moment. Halani, his w...


Uganda Convention Canada | Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel | Address 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M5H 2M9

Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel — From Saturday June 30th to Sunday July 1st all roads will lead to the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel on 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M5H 2M9 as the Uganda Canadian Diaspora Community ...



Uganda Convention Toronto | National IDs(NIRA), Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Confirm Participation!

Convention News Flash — The Uganda Canada Convention organizing committee is happy to report that NIRA-Uganda(National Identity and Registration Authority), the Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration, Ministry of Inte...



Diaspora Events | The Uganda American Association of Greater New York (UAAGNY) Midnight Cruise July 28th

 The Uganda American Association of Greater New York (UAAGNY) is hosting the 1st Midnight Boat Cruise on July 28th, 2018. It will be a great pleasure to have you join us for this event in exploring, meeting peopl...


Death Annoucement | Hajati Safina Mbazira Nanyonjo of Waltham (Pearl of Africa store) Passes On!

The Management of Pearl of Africa Store in Waltham, Massachusetts together with the Muslim community of Boston, the immediate family members  Abdu, Isma, Mayi and Faridah announce the death of their beloved mother and fami...



DIASPORA EVENTS | TOORO AMERICAN ASSOCIATION CONVENTION AND FUNDRAISING GALA (26th – 27th May)

Press Release — This Memorial Day weekend (Saturday, May 26, 2018, and Sunday, May 27, 2018), Tooro American Association Inc. (TAA) will hold its 1st Convention in the Washington DC suburban of Silver Spring, Maryland (Sh...


Events | Uganda Canadian Convention – Toronto Entertainment lineup, June 30th – July 1st

News flash — The Uganda Canadian Diaspora Business Expo and Convention on Canada Day weekend is shaping up to be the greatest summer event of 2018 for the Canadian and diaspora community at-large. As the second major Ugan...



Canada Day Weekend | Uganda’s hiphop rap legend ‘Keko’ in a comeback performance at the Uganda Convention – Toronto

Jocelyn Tracey Keko was born to Japadhola parents from Tororo, the self-proclaimed queen of rap started out as a radio DJ on government owned radio 94.8 vision voice (now X-fm) as a music panelist during her college years but m...



WorldRemit | New digital money transfer technology could help US immigrants send $100 more each year

Immigrants in the US send more than twice as much money to family and friends in emerging economies as is sent through official development assistance, but they could be sending millions more. A leading digital online money tra...


JFK Institute of Politics – Harvard | Public Leadership and Africa’s Developmental Agenda – “Africa’s Leaders Speak”

Harvard Kennedy School – Institute of Politics — “Africa’s Leaders Speak” is a unique platform for a lively discussion of Africa’s most pressing issues by some of the continent’s foremost statesmen. Former...






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