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Hamisa Mobetto hires ex-boyfriend Diamond Platnumz bodyguard

By Musa Ssemwanga Tanzanian model and singer, Hamisa Mobetto recently fell in love once again after moving on from the bitter split with her baby daddy Diamond Platinumz. Before this, the mother of two had managed to avoid any form of controversy until recently when she hired her ex- boyfriend’s former body guard. However, questions […]

American saxophonist Darren Rahn arrives ahead of Isaiah Katumwa’s concert.

By Solomon Muleyi Multi-talented entertainer, Darren Rahn has just landed at Entebbe International Airport ahead of the World Jazz Day concert slated for next week Tuesday, April 30 at the Kampala Serena Hotel. The concert organised by our very own Isaiah Katumwa in conjunction with Johnnie Walker will also feature multiple Grammy Award winner Angelique […]

Tony Ssempijja stings John Ssegawa

By Paul Waiswa Historically, Napoleon is believed to have been born lucky after rising from a no body to some body. The kind of luck he experienced seem to be one of a kind our own Tonny Ssempijja whose stake in the music industry is still unclear tastes despite of the critics he is surfacing. […]

Dancehall act, Tyler Himself puts up energetic show at Purple Party

By Ronnie Twine Douglas Lwanga’s Purple Party in Luwero was a huge success on Sunday. Nimrod Beach, where the event took place swelled with revelers. Apart from that, there is one other thing that’s worth noting, Tyler Himself’s performance. Even though he is not a very popular artiste, his time on stage fired up the […]

Penda music contest launched

By Denis Dibele Uganda Jubilee Network and Platinum Concepts have partnered with Ministry of Gender to launch Penda Uganda Arts program song contest. The young people between the ages of 16-25 are set to compete in a music contest slated to run from April to October 2019 will see nurturing talent, highlighting the role of […]

Fresh kid stars as Luwero Purple Party sells out

By Musa Ssemwanga Easter Sunday at Luweero’s Nimrod beach was historic. With a line-up of almost half of Uganda’s biggest and top entertainers, a new record of approximately 10,000 revellers is said to have been made at this venue. Hosted by Douglas Lwanga and undoubtedly the biggest celebration of Ugandan Music for 8 years now, […]

Hilder man and Full figure in solidarity with Bobi Wine

By PAUL WAISWA Based on what happened yesterday to musician Bobi Wine in Busabala, many musicians have come up and advised government to stop treating Kyadondo East legislator Hon. Kyagulanyi as if he is a non-Ugandan yet even foreigner’s rights and freedoms are highly protected. Among them include Dr. Hilder Man and Jennifer Full figure […]

Hilder man and Full figure in solidarity with Bobi Wine

By PAUL WAISWA Based on what happened yesterday to musician Bobi Wine in Busabala, many musicians have come up and advised government to stop treating Kyadondo East legislator Hon. Kyagulanyi as if he is a non-Ugandan yet even foreigner’s rights and freedoms are highly protected. Among them include Dr. Hilder Man and Jennifer Full figure […]

Tropical Bank bankrolls 2019 UMEA Muslim Solidarity Games

BY Paul Mayambala Tropical Bank Uganda Limited has bankrolled the 2019 UMEA Muslim Solidarity Games with a financial support UGX 6.8 M (Six Million Eight Hundred and forty Thousand shillings) only. The cheque was officially handed over to the UMEA Sports organising committee chairman Hajji Twahil Kiteezaala. Dr. Sulaiman Lujja, the Manager Islamic banking at […]

Xfm’s DJ Sesse bags Evoke gig

By Julius Senyimba Club Pilsener Evoke nights are back in Kampala with the third edition premier on next Friday. The all-round expressive stage that features raw-unedited talent from the best of the Arts will be hosted by Lugogo Forest Mall parking lot. Revelers will have a cocktail from poets to fashion, film, Live band, spoken […]

Rugby: Floodlights winner to bag Sh3.2m

By Julius Senyimba All is set for the Allstar Floodlights rugby games at Kyadondo Rugby Club this Good Friday. Lights are up and camera are in position with action the only remaining piece to complete the puzzle. As you read this, teams captains have already handed in their lineups to battle for the 3.2M cash […]

Sheebah graces IUEA fashion show

By Julius Senyimba Singer Sheebah Karungi’s fashion taste does amuse a certain group and does make others cover their eyes. But for International University of East Africa (IUEA) she is a role model in that field thus the students unanimously agreeing to have her grace their annual fashion show over the weekend. Sheebah did have […]

I support Chameleone for lord mayor -Wilson Bugembe

By Paul Waiswa Renown celebrity pastor Wilson Bugembe has come out and positioned himself to support ‘Tatizo’ hit maker Dr. Jose Chameleone for the Kampala mayoral seat in the 2021 elections. Bugembe said he will support him at all cost because it pleases him to see someone coming from grass to brass. Pastor Bugembe with […]

East Africa’s Got Talent is here

By Denis Nsubuga Are you the kind who has fancied the popular America’s Got Talent? Good news for you. A replica of the reality TV show is here in name of East Africa’s Got Talent. Whether it will interest you more or not, we can only guess. But what is obvious is, according to the […]

Bobi wine’s promoters are conmen-Mirundi

By Stella Naigino After Bobi wines promoters coming out to announce and even advertise the Kyarenga music show slated for the Easter holiday, many people are pessimistic that police might not allow this to happen. However, Tamale Mirundi came out and referred to Bobi Wines promoters as con men for organizing something that might not […]

“Queen of Katwe” Actress Seriously ill

BY PAUL WAISWA Nikita Pearl Waligwa a 14-year-old actress is battling a brain tumor. Nikita acted as Gloria in the movie Queen of Katwe – 2016 that was widely watched both in Uganda and Internationally. Nikita was first diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2016. The doctors said the tumor was located at the part […]

Mad Tiger’s ‘Life of a Legend’concert on

BY PAUL WAISWA After a long period without staging any concert for his fans, singer Mad Tiger real names Yusuf kavuma has finally broken the silence and his long awaited concert dubbed ‘Life of a legend is here. Mad Tiger who started his music career in the early 1990’s as a DJ and later turned […]

Beach soccer derby in bloody end

By Julius Senyimba Uganda sports has had bloody derbies over years and Sunday witnessed yet another. Nkumba University’s 4-2 victory over rivals Isabet at Lido beach in Entebbe had two red cards in an emotional duel which eventually turned physical. As the game went on the wire, frustration consumed both camps and a brawl between […]

Beach soccer derby in bloody end

By Julius Senyimba Uganda sports has had bloody derbies over years and Sunday witnessed yet another. Nkumba University’s 4-2 victory over rivals Isabet at Lido beach in Entebbe had two red cards in an emotional duel which eventually turned physical. As the game went on the wire, frustration consumed both camps and a brawl between […]

Sheebah, Deejay Mercy to headline Good Friday Show at H20 Lounge.

By Musa Ssemwanga The Easter holiday is here and many bars are using this as an opportunity to make more sales. Latest is the Acacia Avenue based H20 lounge which has Dj Mercy and Sheebah for their Good Friday show. With her song featuring Carol Nantongo (Silwana) trending on you tube (#1 On Trending) with […]

Mc Esco in high gear ahead of maiden concert

By Musa Ssemwanga Rosco Kizito a father of one and arguably one of the best freelance English speaking emcee’s. He started holding the mic while at school before he joined Volts Discotheque in Kibuye, Club Silk, WBS TV, Spenah beach,Mask Lounge and other night clubs. ‘I mm not inspired by Kat’s to host my Mc […]

Deejay Roja Anniversary celebrations at Wave Lounge

By Musa Ssemwanga Rodger Kitaka aka Deejay Roja of the famous and celebrated deejaying duo (Roja and Slick Stuart) will this weekend(Saturday) celebrate a year at Wave Lounge. For the past one year, the self proclaimed 7* deejay has been making revelers dance at this ‘Rave Saturday’ theme night. With cake,fireworks, Musicians like Fille, Fefe […]

She Cranes thrown out of Indoor Arena

By Julius Senyimba With two months left to the 2019 Netball World Cup in Liverpool, England, She Cranes would be key priority when it comes to accessing the Lugogo Indoor Stadium. However, the caretakers of the only national indoor facility, National Council of Sports are between a hard place and a rock as they received […]

Vinka to headline Neon Rave in Mbarara

By Solomon Muleyi Veronica Luggya aka vinka will be the headlining act at Tusker Lite Neon Rave party that is slated to take place this Friday at the Rotary grounds in Mbarara town. The swangaz avenue star who has a lot of hits under her belt will be gracing the neon wave stage that is […]

Vinka to headline Neon Rave in Mbarara

By Solomon Muleyi Veronica Luggya aka vinka will be the headlining act at Tusker Lite Neon Rave party that is slated to take place this Friday at the Rotary grounds in Mbarara town. The swangaz avenue star who has a lot of hits under her belt will be gracing the neon wave stage that is […]