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Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’

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...



Uganda Martyrs Church Annual Cruise October 7th 2018. Toronto, Canada

The Uganda Martyrs Church Toronto Presents the 26th Annual UMUCCA Anniversary Celebrations of the Uganda – Canadian unity — Aboard “THE MORIPOSA CRUISES” *Capt. Matthews Flinders.* You will witness the true beau...


The NY Times | Admitting Errors, Ex-President of Angola Exits Politics

José Eduardo dos Santos, the former president of Angola who was one of Africa’s longest-serving heads of state, stepped down on Saturday from the leadership of the country’s governing party, acknowledging that he had made ...



Diaspora Protests | Security Cracks down on Critical Ugandans Abroad

Daily Monitor — Security agencies have warned that Ugandans in the diaspora who utter statements that disturb the peace, quiet or right of privacy of any person especially leaders, will be dealt with when they return home...


Uganda | President Museveni’s State of the Nation Address – Full Speech Sunday Sept 9th

Fellow Countrymen and Countrywomen, in particular, the Bazzukulu. I greet you all and I start my address by saying that the population of Uganda, on the 26th of January, 1986, when the NRM took over Kampala, was about 14million...



Developing Story | Buyende District Police Commander Muhammad Kirumira Gunned Down

Breaking News — Gunmen have reportedly shot suspended Buyende District Police Commander Muhammad Kirumira with a yet to be identified woman. The couple who were driving in the family car were reportedly shot near their ho...



The National Press Club | Bobi Wine and Robert Amsterdam Press Conference Video Highlights!

MP Robert Kyagulanyi (Bobi Wine) and his international lawyer Robert Amsterdam brief the media on Bobi’s recent politically motivated arrest and torture, outlining a series of international advocacy actions to bring more ...


UNAA@30 | The 10th Annual UNAA Trade & Investment Forum Highlights

The 10th Annual UNAA Trade and Investments Forum took place on Friday August 31st 2018 at the Hyatt Regency in Bellevue, Washington. Forum attendees were warmly welcomed by His Excellency Ambassador Muli S. Katende and the func...



UNAA@30 | The Official Opening Ceremony at Bellevue-Seattle Hyatt Regency Hotel.

The Uganda North American Association(UNAA) celebrated its 30th anniversary in Seattle-Bellevue, Washington State during America’s labor day weekend.  This year’s festivities kicked off with a business forum Fr...



Media Advisory | Bobi Wine and Robert Amsterdam to hold a Press Conference in Washington DC – Thurs Sept 6th 10ET.

Media Advisory — In his first comments to general media since being brutally detained and tortured by the Ugandan authorities, the Ugandan Member of Parliament of Kyadondo East Constituency Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu (Bob...


UNAA@30 | Miss UNAA Seattle Pageant highlights in Pictures!

The second Miss UNAA pageant was held in the pacific North Western city of Bellevue and was won by Ms. Shalom Aburu a budding fashion designer based out of Seattle/Tacoma, Washington State.  Ms. Aburu impressed the judges ...



Uganda Festival | Afrigo band Performs Live in the US at the Gaylord National Resort after a 10 year absence!

The legendary Afrigo band were the final act at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington DC making an appearance after nearly 10 years of absence. This what part of the Uganda festival celebrations that a...


UNAASeattle@30 | Boat Cruise Highlights Aboard the Argosy Salish Explorer!

The Annual Uganda North America Association 30 anniversary cruise set off aboard the Salish Explorer in a what was a colorful and sold event attended by more than 500 convention attendees. It took more than 5 buses to ferry rev...



Opinion | What is the Post Museveni Agenda? Dr Martin M. Lwanga

Opinion — In 1979 as the war to evict dictator Idi Amin gathered pace concerned Ugandan leaders at the time convened at Moshi in Tanzania to put together a government to manage the country once the Amin regime fell. Altho...



Diaspora Protests | The Uganda Boston Community Protests Press & Human Right Violations Following Arua By-Election

Boston Dispatch — On Sunday August 26th in a show of solidarity with other Diaspora communities, the Ugandans community in Massachusetts came out in large numbers to protest press freedoms, human rights violations and the...


Death Announcement | The Ugandan Community in Colorado Announces the Death of Sara Serubula

The Ugandan Community in Colorado announces the sudden death of a well loved community member, wife and mother Mrs. Sara Serubula which occurred in Denver. Sara was a bright and wonderful woman whose kindness touched everyone a...






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