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The Inside Story | New Details Emerge Out of the The Pension Scam Saga – The Independent

CID takes hold of Shs 800bn worth of Oloka, Obey properties, over 256 land titles attached Early one morning last month, one Kenneth Tulomwe was arrested by police as he drove out of his gate in Muyenga in a brand new double ca...


Uganda@50 – The Rebirth Of A Nation, Independence Cultural Dinner – Friday October 12th, Kampala Serena Hotel

On Friday October 12th 2012 all roads will lead to Kampala Serena Hotel Victoria Ballroom in what will be Uganda’s Golden Jubilee Independence Cultural dinner of the year. The corporate event will feature an Art Exhibitio...



New US Ambassador to Uganda: Who Is Scott DeLisi?

A career Senior Foreign Service Officer whose career has included two postings to Africa will be the next ambassador to the African nation of Uganda. President Barack Obama nominated Scott H. DeLisi to the post on January 23, 2...



Olympic News | Usain Bolt Is The World’s Fastest Man Again!

Usain Bolt lived up to all the hype of becoming a “living legend” at the London Games, decisively defending his 100-metre title by beating Jamaican training partner Yohan Blake in the defining race of the Olympics. He was s...


Diaspora Nuptials | Omulangira Kimbugwe Weds Priscila Kalibala In A Summer Showbiz Wedding – See Gallery Below

By Ronnie Mayanja – In what was another celebrity star-studded wedding affair Micheal Kalema Kimbugwe from the US was joined in holy matrimony to Ugandan songstress Priscilla Kalibala at St. Paul’s Cathedral,  Nami...



Ug@50 | UK Ugandans Join the Celebrations to Mark 50 years of Independence

As Uganda celebrates 50yrs of Independence, Ugandans in UK and Europe are not to be left out. Arrangements for Ug@50,UK, the biggest Ugandan independence celebration in the Diaspora yet, are underway for the celebration event t...



The First Uganda Diaspora Infrastructure Development workshop held In Dallas/Hurst, Texas.

The Hurst Convention Center in Hurst, [a city within the Dallas Fort Worth-DFW metroplex] Texas was the venue of the first Ugandan Diaspora Infrastructure Development workshop sponsored by the world bank in conjunction with the...


The New Spirit of Africa | Ethiopian Airlines To Fly Direct to Toronto, Canada Effective 16th July 2012 – Partners with Virgin America

1. New Flights to Cotonou Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing African airline, is proud to announce that effective 15 June 2012; it has launched non-stop flights to its new destination Cotonou, the economic capital of the R...



Photo gallery | The Uganda Canadian Business & Social Convention – A Recap of the 3 Days at the Sheraton Wall Center, Vancouver BC.

The Canada Day long weekend in the city of Vancouver, British Columbia is a now in the history books. But it was great to see Ugandans living in Canada congregated for what was dubbed the first Ugandan Canadian Business and Soc...


BBC | Uganda athletes blame Happy Science Religion For Failure to Qualify For Olympics

BBC News: Ugandan track event athletes have blamed their failure to qualify for the Olympics on the inferior track they were forced to use for time trials. These were supposed to be held at the national stadium but a double bo...



Another Uganda Twesigye Jackson Kaguri Makes The Nomination To The 2012 CNN Heroes!

Twesigye Jackson Kaguri was born and raised in Uganda in the small village of Nyakagyezi. At a very young age he demonstrated an unquenchable desire to learn, which led him to study at and graduate from Makerere University in K...



New York Times | Michael Kiwanuka – The Wanderer Who Still Searches for Home

New York Times : Soothing, swaying tunes hold despair and a quest for faith in the songs of Michael Kiwanuka, who performed at the Highline Ballroom on Wednesday night. Mr. Kiwanuka, the English son of Ugandan parents, can easi...


John ‘The Beast’ Mugabi Gets Inducted Into The International Boxing Hall Of Fame

For those born in the 1980s the name John ‘The Beast’ Mugabi might not mean a thing but who can ever forget the first time showtime televised  the Live bonanza when our very own Ugandan John ‘The Beast’...



Uganda – Canadian Business & Social Convention ~ Video

Join Us in Vancouver for the First UGANDAN – CANADIAN BUSINESS & SOCIAL CONVENTION. June29 – July02 • Sheraton Wall Center – Vancouver, Canada.



A Thank you note | Susan Kideni Nabweteme’s remains will be heading home to Uganda this week.

Dear sisters and brothers, On behalf of Suzan’s family, relatives, and friends, I would like to thank each and everyone of you that has donated, prayed, and comforted us during the recent trying times of repatriating Suzan...


Meet The First Ugandan-American PhD Female Environmental Scientist In Dallas – Dr. Sala Senkayi

Reported By: Rev. Joseph William Kamugisha, Ronnie Mayanja  and the UNAA Times News Team Hurst, TX. Email: jokaruka@hotmail.com Tel: 817.500.6147 Every parent’s dream is to see their kids grow up and graduate from col...



Diaspora Infrastructure Development Workshop Coming To Dallas

On Saturday June 9th 2012 in the city of Hurst, Texas the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in conjunction with the World bank will hold an outreach workshop aimed at identifying Diaspora infrastructural talent. Findings from this wo...


AfriQue Events Presents * The 3rd ANNUAL CRUISE AFRIQUE “ALL WHITE SOIREE” Aboard The Spirit Of Boston

www.cruiseafrique.com presents: 3rd ANNUAL CRUISE AFRIQUE “ALL WHITE SOIREE” “Celebrate with class and sophistication” ::: SAT. MAY. 26th ::: 11:30PM – 3:30AM ::: MEMORIAL WEEKEND ::: – ABOAR...



Announcing the Passing of Daniel Michael Mulumba – in Arizona

ANNOUNCING THE PASSING OF DANIEL MICHAEL MULUMBA It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of our son, father, brother, uncle, companion and friend Daniel Michael Mulumba. Daniel was born on August 26th 1962 in Mengo Ug...



Historical Events | Uganda@57 – The Story of Uganda’s Independence Day, October 9th 1962

Uganda@57 — A happy Independence Day Uganda — Folks enjoy some amazing video highlights of the events preceding Uganda’s Independence celebrations in 1962. The Queen was represented by the Duke and Duchess of ...





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