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The Bizarre outfits at the Miss Rwenzori beauty pageant

The Miss Tourism scouting team was in Kasese over the weekend. It was tasked with finding a beauty queen to represent the Rwenzori region at the Miss Tourism finals and part of the day's activities was the catwalk in creative wear! Contestants were tasked with designing their own outfits to check if they had a creative gene. Below are...

19 year old Daphine Kajumba is crowned Miss Tourism Rwenzori Region

Last Saturday, the search for the regional Miss Tourism beauty queens went to the Mountains in the West. As commissioned by Minister of Tourism and wildlife antiquities, Maria Mutagamba, the team orchestrated the very first crowning of a beauty queen in the Rwenzori region. The event; held at Trans African Gardens in Kasese Town garnered hordes of people from...

Maurice Kirya drags MTN to court, asks for 500M

Maurice Kirya drags MTN to court over copyright Asks for shs500m from the telecom giant   By Betty Amamukirori and Barbra Kabahumuza   Ugandan artist Maurice Kirya has dragged telecom giant, MTN to the commercial court demanding for sh500m for copyright infringement. In a statement sworn by his lawyers from Galisonga and Co. Advocates, the singer realized in January this year that the telecom company...

Interview-The Unsung Legend of Ugandan Comedy, Ken Van Muk  

Kenneth Mujuni is a business man. One of the co-founders of a large format printing company called J-brands and the sole owner of Blues Bar and Pork Joint in Bwaise. When you meet him at Laftaz Comedy Lounge's Wednesday comedy show, he is just another spectator.  Clad in a striped T-shirt and blue denims, he looks every bit; an...

Pictures-The beauties at the Miss Karamoja beauty pageant

The Miss Tourism beauty pageant kicked off last weekend in Karamoja. And unlike a prevalent notion that dictates the Karamajong are uncultured and that it's hard to spot a beautiful face that side, this pageant spelled a different reality altogether. The girls that competed for the Miss Karamoja throne were astoundingly good looking. They came in big numbers, showcasing different...

Player sent off for farting loudly during football match

Adam Lindin Ljungkvist was dismissed in the late stages of a ninth-tier game in Sweden after he let off what was apparently a rather impressive fart  There are many reasons a player can be sent off in a game - reckless tackles, two yellow cards, even swearing at the referee in some occasions. But Swedish football saw a bizarre new...

Bayimba foundation to award stake holders in the arts

The Bayimba Cultural Foundation today announced the premier Annual Bayimba Honours event that will take place on the 17th December 2016 in Kampala, Uganda. The Bayimba Honours will recognize private individuals, artists, families, institutions and companies with an outstanding record of philanthropy aimed at the development of the arts and culture in Uganda. The event will comprise of an...

Kent and Flosso broke a few rules and made us some great music

Every time they are confronted about why they stopped doing Gospel music, musical artistes; Kent and Flosso maintain that they will go back. “We are still spiritual and one day we will go back doing what we do best singing for the Almighty...for now we are here to give you a reason to listen to music,” they insist. But the duo...

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