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 music in national building and promotion of music and arts in patriotism.
At the launch at the National Theatre recently, one of the judges Benon Mugumbya was optimistic that there was fresh and young talent out there and his role is identify that talent while judging. Other judges are Sandra Suubi and Silver Kyagulanyi
Another judge Geosteady was proud to be associated with the music contest and said he was a product of the music nurturing. The winner(s) of the contest are set to walk away with a recording deal for an album, two videos and Sh10mfor song of year.