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Slay Queen Debbie Sempaka gives birth

By Kampala Sun writer Socialite Alicia Debbie Ssempaka over the weekend welcomed a bouncing baby boy. According to a close relative, both the mum and the baby are in good condition The baby-faced socialite also took to her social media to share the news alongside a picture of the Dubai based baby daddy, who she calls “Mr. Economy” Debby has spent...

Arrest Mowzey and Weasel on sight- court orders

By Kampala Sun writer Makindye Chief Magistrate’s Court has again issued criminal warrants against Goodlfye Crew’s Moses Ssekibogo aka Moze Radio and Douglas Mayanja aka Weasel. The Court’s orders follow the duo’s failure to show up in court on Monday. The pair has been on court bail which they secured after secretly showing up following warrants of arrest were...

Maddox to headline vintage auto show

By Alex Balimwikungu Preparations are underway for the 6th Uganda Vintage and classical Auto show scheduled to take place on 29th July at the Sheraton Gardens. For this edition, held under the theme, Vintage is elegance, legendary musician, Maddox Semanda Sematimba is slated to perform for the enthusiasts. Madoxx, according to the chairman of the Vintage and Classic Auto...

Ssebagala’s ex-wife Gera dead

Gera Mosha, the proprietor of Bon Appetit chain of restaurants in Kampala and ex-wife to former Kampala Mayor Al-Haji Nasser Ntege Ssebagala, has died. According to Ssebagala, the wife who has been battling Pancreatic Cancer, died on Saturday morning at her home in Muyenga Kampala. “She died this morning at about 8:45am; she has been suffering from pancreatic cancer. We took...

DP’s Ssebaana Kizito dead

By Alex Balimwikungu Respected veteran politician and former Democratic Party President John Ssebaana Kizito has passed away this morning. He was 83. Ssebaana, also the former Kampala mayor has been unwell for over a year a time during which he disappeared from the public eye. Last month, Ssebaana was wrongly pronounced dead after admission at Nakasero Hospital’s...

The 2017 Uganda Film Festival launched

By Betty Amamukirori Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has launched this years’ Uganda Film Festival (UFF). The week-long event will be crowned with an awards gala to recognize the best talent in the film industry. The awards will be in the categories of; the best feature film, best cinematography, best short film award, best animated film, best student film, best screen play...

I will walk with my head high- Angela Kalule

By Kampala Sun writer Singer Angela Kalule has vowed to ‘walk with her head high’ and put the issues of her private video behind her. This follows a directive by Ethics and Integrity State Minister Fr Simon Lokodo to have the Katikitiki singer brought to book if it is indeed true she leaked the video that scandalised sections...

Ugandan senior one dropout fakes his way to top Kenyan State jobs

By Kampala Sun writer Detectives have smoked out a Ugandan Form One dropout who used forged academic certificates to get top jobs in government and reputable private companies in Kenya. Until he was arrested last week, he was the deputy director of information and communications technology at the Public Service Commission. The 50-year-old man, who goes by the names Moses Otieno...

Joel Isabirye’s hell; Read full account of marriage to ‘abusive and manipulative’ ex Rebecca Jingo

By Kampala Sun writer After Joel Isabirye’s split with singer and radio presenter Rebecca Jingo in April 2014, they soon became a forgotten couple. Many concluded that hooking up and splitting with women had since become part of Isabirye’s DNA, their marital woes were shelved. Last week, Rebecca Jingo in a kiss-and-tell interview equated her marriage...

Winnie Byanyima listed on World’s influential list

By Kampala Sun writer Winnie Byanyima, the Executive Director of Oxfam International has been listed among the 100 most reputable people on earth for the year 2017. According to information shared by the watchdog online portal, A South African research-based, Global Performance-Management Consulting Company conducted the research on individuals across the globe who have amassed high reputation for themselves...

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