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Ivan Ssemwanga is irreplaceable- Zari’s mum

By Musa Ssemwanga Halima Hassan (Zari's Mum), has described the late Ivan Ssemwanga as an irreplaceable and pure soul who should not be mourned but celebrated. She made the remarks during an overnight vigil in Munyonyo. “The only thing we are left with is to celebrate the life of our lovely ‘Biggie' alias Ivan Ssemwanga because he's irreplaceable We are...

Lokodo casts net to trap porn addicts

The Minister of Ethics and Integrity Fr. Simon Lokodo has operationalized the nine-person Pornography Control Committee, in a bid to regulate consumption of pornographic material. This follows government’s approval of Sh2 billion for the committee that is chaired by Dr. Anette Kezaabu Kasimbazi to commence work, in accordance with the Anti-pornography Act of 2014. The committee consists of nine members that...

AFCON: Micho will not risk Onyango.

CAF African footballer of the year, Dennis Onyango will miss Uganda’s final game in the Africa Cup of Nations against Mali having failed to recover from an injury, coach Micho has said. The 29-year-old, who starred as Uganda fell to narrow losses against formidable Egypt and Ghana sat out the last two training sessions with injury. He is likely to...

Fifi Da Queen flees ‘haters’

By Ronnie Twinamasiko Fiona Nabitengero, popularly known as Fifi Da Queen has made a name grilling celebrities and going bare-knuckles with guests on her popular TV show, Kanayokyaani. Fifida Queen became tabloid fodder last week when it emerged that she had been suspended from Bukedde TV over misconduct. It was rumoured that she had spewed profanities directed at one...

Sound Cup closed over rent arrears, Village Mall proving too expensive for Maurice Kirya

    By Winnie Nakassanje When musical artise, Maurice Kirya chose to shift his Restaurant, Sound Cup from Garden City to Village Mall, he painted it as an expansion. And indeed, it was a clever leap in business to leave Garden City for the pompous Village Mall in Bugolobi. There, he was in touch with his clients, the ones that suckled on Lugezigezi from their mothers...

My background shaped me-Winnie Nwagi

A few days ago, social media was awash with musical artiste, Winnie Nakanwagi alias Winnie Nwagi’s old pictures. They appeared on a local Facebook bigwig’s (the type that’s referred to as Facebook bloggers but have no idea whatsoever what blogging is) Facebook timeline. The pictures were accompanied with allegations that Winnie Nwagi was once a prostitute. The allegations relayed that...

Musicians given Jose Chameleone a standing ovation

During last week’s edition of Jazz comedy at Laftaz Comedy Lounge, Musicians Radio, Weasel and Jose Chameleone had shown up to advertise their Omwana Wa Bandi launch that’d happen at Hotel Africana two days later. When the MC of the night, Comedian Patrick Idringi finished advertising the show however, he summoned Chameleone to the stage. Presumably to try and...

Kazoora cons Again

By Solomon Muleyi Just when we thought veteran television presenter and owner of the Buddies franchise, Junior Kazoora’s gaits at fraud were busted and thus rendered “over”, he has surprised everyone and managed to execute another of his signature smooth heists. His target yet again was the Airtel Trace Music Star competition where duped a number of service providers he...

Ugandan boxers disappear in Germany

Three Ugandan boxers who participated in the recently concluded 2017 AIBA World Championships in Hamburg, Germany, have left their touring party and refused to return home, according to their manager. The three boxers, who represented Uganda at the World Championships, are David Ayiti, Geoffrey Kakeeto, and African welterweight champion Muzamiru Kakande. Kakande lost to USA captain Quinton Randall in the first...

Watch Video-Socialite Williams Bugeme makes it rain on Zari and Diamond Platnumz

Ugandan Socialite Williams Bugeme is hastily carving himself a name outside Uganda. During a recent birthday party shindig thrown by Zari Hassan's husband, Tanzanian musical artiste Diamond Platnumz, Williams Bugeme was invited as a guest. But it looks like he, like many fellow socialites, is affected by the attention syndrome. See for yourself here.  

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