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UNAA pledges more support to Halima Namakula’s fistula fight

By Paul Mayambala Halima Namakula made her mark on Uganda’s music industry close to two decades ago but today, she is chartering a different path which has seen her get more international recognition. Her NGO, Women at Work International (WAWI), which is engaged in fighting to end Fistula, a silent killer among women has for […]

Pemba markets Uganda investors to US

By Paul Waiswa Jack Pemba, the CEO Pemba Group of Companies has today met with investors interested in doing business in Uganda. The meeting took place at the Washington DC Senate. Among the high dignitaries was Peter Anderson Sessions, an American Republican politician from Texas, former Congress man from Texas, chairman Of House of Rules […]

Pemba markets Uganda investors to US

By Paul Waiswa Jack Pemba, the CEO Pemba Group of Companies has today met with investors interested in doing business in Uganda. The meeting took place at the Washington DC Senate. Among the high dignitaries was Peter Anderson Sessions, an American Republican politician from Texas, former Congress man from Texas, chairman Of House of Rules […]

Veteran musician Oliver Mtukudzi dead

By Ahmad Muto Legendary Zimbabwean jazz musician Oliver Mtukudzi is dead at 66. This has been confirmed by his record label Gallo Records but details remain scanty. The musician’s family is set to release a statement later this afternoon. Mtukudzi released his 67th album titled Hanya’Ga (Concern) last year. He said the album was meant […]

Swangz Avenue’s GM upgrades Videography skills in New York

By Paul Waiswa The music record label is over joyed with the recent development about their international recognition and general manager one Cathy after attaining her educational success in New York after completion of her training at the New York Film Academy. However, the renown and reputable music record label is celebrating her success and […]

American National commits suicide at UWEC

By Musa Ssemwanga An American national, Larkin James Crow, 21 was today morning found at hanging at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC), Entebbe. Larkin James Crow 21 was a wild life student at the wildlife education centre (Zoo) in Entebbe. It is believed that before the day of the tragedy, he had only spent […]

North Korea President Visits China

Beijing has confirmed that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has visited China to hold talks with President Xi Jinping, in his first foreign visit since taking power. The announcement corroborated speculation which was sparked when a train similar to the one the dictator’s father used was spotted making a round-trip to Beijing. Xi held […]

Kampala Bests Nairobi Again In Top Cities Ranking

For a second year in a row, Kampala has beat Nairobi in a world wide survey of the best cities to live in. Nairobi might be attracting all the tycoons in Africa who buy second homes in the Kenya, but in a survey about quality of life, Kampala still came out on top in East […]

Opposition Boss Miguna Miguna Denied Entry Into Kenya

Miguna Miguna has been denied entry into the country after he refused to apply for a visa that grants him legal stay in Kenya. Immigration officials have barred the self-declared NRM General from exiting the airport clearance area unless he applies for the visa. A source at the airport says Miguna has forced his way past immigration […]

Angola’s Ex President’s Son In Mega Fraud

Angolan authorities have barred the son of former President Jose Eduardo dos Santos from leaving the country over fraud charges. Mr José Filomeno dos Santos is at the centre of the suspect transfer of $500 million from the Angolan sovereign fund, which he once headed. The money was allegedly transferred from the Angolan Reserve Bank […]