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Swangz Avenue | New Music Video | AZAWI | Slow Dancing!

B I O – Azawi is a multi-talented singer-songwriter, recording artist and performer. She was inspired to do music and dance years ago after frequently visiting the Ndere Cultural Centre to watch the dance festivals. She l...


Dr. Ivan Edwards | Becomes an Inducted Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) in London

Dr. Ivan Edwards, a medical doctor and senior military officer, born in Uganda and emigrated to the US, was inducted, in August 2021, as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). The induction is a prestigious award for his ...



Dr. Grace Lubwama | Meet the CEO of the YWCA in Kalamazoo the First and Oldest YWCA in the State of Michigan

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer visited The Creamery, a mixed-income housing development in Kalamazoo, on Wednesday, July 28, 2021. The governor also held a news conference regarding her affordable housing investment...



Tokyo Olympics | It’s Another Gold Medal for Team Uganda – Joshua Cheptegei – 5000m

World record holder Joshua Cheptegei took the gold in the gruelling men’s 5000m final at the Tokyo Olympic Stadium, finishing ahead of Mohammed Ahmed of Canada, who took the silver, and Paul Chelimo of the United States who s...



Events | Peruth Chemutai Becomes Uganda’s first female Olympic gold medallist after winning the 3,000m steeplechase in Tokyo

Uganda’s Peruth Chemutai has won gold in the 3,000m steeplechase with a time on 9:01.45 at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Chemutai, who created history by becoming Uganda’s first woman to win an Olympic medal, edged ...



Health-watch | UGANDA DIASPORA COVID-19 RESPONSE CAMPAIGN TO SAVES LIVES AT HOME

SAVING LIVES IN UGANDA TOGETHER. Give the gift of breathing by sending Oxygen machines for COVID-19 patients Right now, oxygen is in short supply at Uganda’s hospitals, causing unnecessary deaths. The COVID-19 Task Force and ...



Events | Uganda’s Joshua K. Cheptegei Wins Silver while Jacob Kiplimo bags Bronze at the Tokyo Olympics in the 10,000m race!

Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei is a Ugandan long-distance runner and 2019 world champion in the 10,000 m. Cheptegei is the tenth man in history to hold the 5,000m and 10,000m world records concurrently, both set in 2020. In 2017, he b...







UK Fundraiser | Urgent Uganda appeal | London School Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

COVID-19 is presenting Uganda with immense challenges. The MRC/UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit plays a key role in the national response to COVID-19. We are urgently fundraising to provide Entebbe Hospital with equipment. D...



Health-watch | Mass General dispatches team to support COVID-19 response in Uganda

BOSTON—The Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Center for Global Health (CGH) is deploying a team on Thursday, June 24 to Mbarara, Uganda in collaboration with Build Health International to support efforts to treat patients ...



Blended Learning | The Impact of Blended Learning During Challenging Times…Simon Gillespie – Head of School, ISU

A global pandemic has created an opportunity to rethink and evaluate how we use technology in education and the impact blended learning can have on students as they transition to a virtual learning environment and back to on ca...


TAA Fundraiser | Tooro American Association Donates Oxygen Cylinders & Regulators worth Shs. 22M to Buhinga Regional Referral Hospital.

Press Release — As one component of her mission (support the development and charitable programs in Tooro sub-region), on June 26th, 2021, the TAA Ground Team of Felly Kaboyo Akiiki, Douglas Saturday Atwooki and Aloysius ...






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