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Social Media tax: Artistes give Gov’t ultimatum

By Website writer. As the social media tax bites, the youth from all walks of life have come out and set an ultimatum. They have given government up to Friday (6th July) to drop the exploitative taxes on social media and Mobile Money. The taxes came to effect on July 1. Addressing journalists on Tuesday, the group lead...

Tarrus Riley confirmed for Swangz All- Star Concert

By Paul Waiswa Jamaican-American musician Tarrus Riley is coming to Uganda this August, it has been confirmed. The celebrated reggae artiste has today been unveiled as the headlining act at the much anticipated Swangz All Star concert which will be held on Friday, August 31 at Lugogo Cricket Oval. “We have already concluded everything with Tarrus Riley and his management,” Benon...

Comedian Mariachi held over assault on Traffic cop

By Norah Mukimba Comedian Mariachi (Charles Kasozi) is languishing in police sells after he and a body guard thumped an on-duty traffic officer to pulp. He is detained at Old Kampala Police station. According to Police, the 30 -year-old member of Uganda Comedy Store, together with his bodyguard Michael Bunjo, assaulted a traffic officer, tearing his uniform on the...

Sheebah stars at Club Ambience relaunch

By Musa Ssemwanga At last comes a positve story about Club Ambiance and indeed it had been a while .First they were stories of the owner selling it off because of a bank loan he had failed to pay,poor workers pay,poor turn up and forth. Now,yesterday(Friday),the Bukesa based Club re-launched and officially opened his VVIP section amidst cheers from revelers who...

Three Ugandans win Queen’s Young Leaders Awards

By Paul Waiswa Three Ugandans were awarded by the Queen of England among the top best Young Leaders of the world in 2018 Awards that were given out on 26th June 2018 at Queen Elizabeth Buckingham Palace. Among the winners included our own; Basil Mwota (23), Elizabeth Kasujja (27) and Stephen Katende (26) who were presented with their Awards by...

Zari Blasts Diamond Platnumz

By Website writer South African based Ugandan business lady Zari Hassan has blasted former boyfriend and Tanzanian Singer Diamond Platnumz In a recent Snapchat post, Zari praised her new catch and blasted Diamond as a good for nothing Skelton of a man “Baby I love you so much. You are more than a blessing in my life. Since I threw that...

Chagga gets new lease of musical life

By PAUL WAISWA Organizers of the Roast and Rhyme festival on Sunday June 24 gave troubled musician and manager of Goodlyfe music group, Geoffrey Kyagambidwa, aka Chagga, a new lease to his musical life when they introduced him as a surprise performer at the venue. It was earlier reported that Chagga, who was caged on June 16, had been bailed out...

Judith Babirye Set to marry fellow MP

By Norah Mukimba Famous gospel artiste and Buikwe Woman MP Judith Babirye is set to marry fellow MP Paul Musoke Sebulime. Babirye,40, was married to Pastor Samuel Niwo with whom they have one daughter. However, early last year, Babirye filed for divorce with hubby saying that their marriage has been stormy and characterized with sadness owing to what she describes as...

Singer Geoffrey Oryema dead

By Norah Mukimba Internationally renowned Ugandan musician Geoffrey Oryema is dead. The singer died at 65. The news of his death of Oryema who became famous for his song Land Of Anaka, was broken by singing icon Joel Sebunjo. He wrote on Friday evening: “Sad news for Ugandan Music .. African Music.. World Music. The legend...

Chagga released from Luwero prison

By Website writer Singer turned manager, Geoffrey Kyagambiddwa, a.k.a Chagga has been released from Butuntumula Prison in Luwero where he was jailed over a sh19m debt. He was sentenced to a six month jail term last week but was later early today (Wednesday), released after paying sh8m of the outstanding sh19m debt he owed Paul Kaliba, an events...

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