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WAS RAGGA DEE MOURNING OR STUNTING?

When news broke through the buzz on social media platforms and several radio stations that had gotten grip of the sudden and mysterious death of singer, Emma Mayanja alias AK47, many of his relatives and friends rushed to Nsambya hospital where he was rushed. Ragga Dee, the God father of Uganda’s music industry got hold of the news late in...

Bad Black out of Uganda, in Philippines honing her vocals and doing terrible things to her skin

By Ronnie Twinamasiko Shortly after releasing the video to her song; Mud Guard, City socialite and musician, Shanitta Namuyimbwa alias Bad Black has finally found her way out of Uganda. She has been all over the place ever since being released from prison earlier last month. She started by launching her music career, then she made a grand walk to...

Barbie Kyagulanyi endorses Kwepena Gala

Barbie Kyagulanyi, wife to singer Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine has, together with other celebrities endorsed the Together4her Kwepena gala. The group of celebrities will be part of the participants in games of Kwepena.  The event that is based on the local childhood girl-game, Kwepena will take place on October 29th at KCCA grounds, Lugogo.  Interestingly, still, reinventing and giving the game a...

Pallaso takes over AK 47’s house

By Winnie Nakassanje Mum’s the word” is a popular expression used by William Shakespeare. In the Mayanja threshold, it was bound to stay the Shakespearean way until Nalongo Maggie Kiwesi, AK 47’s widow granted The Kampala Sun an exclusive interview a fortnight ago. The aftermath has borne accusations and counter accusations, claims of dishonesty, infidelity, paternity, as the deceased’s family accuse...

The Social Media Awards were just that!! An Award ceremony

By Solomon Muleyi The third edition of the Social Media Awards were held last Tuesday at Serena Hotel. Organizations and individuals that have successfully exploited the handiness of Social Media in Uganda through marketing their products, entertaining, fostering change, creating and sharing of ideas while creating online communities were awarded. Organized by former Sanyu Fm radio presenter, Seanice Kacungira and...

Qwela’s crooners kick off the year in style

The fourth Qwela Junction concert, dubbed the Crooners this time, took the honors of being the first major concert. Crooners. It is a strange year when the first real serious music concert happens in May; but it's been a strange year because of the general elections that took place in February. And because different artists supported different political parties, a divide was...

KCCA face Vipers in Uganda Cup semi finals

  By Fred Kyambadde KCCA FC face Vipers FC in the Uganda Cup semi-finals as per the draws held at FUFA House last Wednesday. KCCA lost to SC Villa last season on finals at Namboole National Stadium. So they are looking forward to going to finals for the second consecutive time. KCCA will be hosting the first leg on a date to be confirmed...

Muhwezi breaks daughter’s heart- Guests in tears

NZEYI’S SALT TO WOUND “The fact is that the man (Muhwezi) didn’t attend his daughter’s wedding, which is a shame,” says a friend of Sherron who attended the wedding. She reveals that the Hon minister’s name was even etched on the wedding card as father of the bride: “Sherron … daughter of Hon Jim Muhwezi…” alongside that of Jane Nyakana...

KCCA FC maintains the table lead

  By Fred kyambadde KCCA FC has put up a good show by winning two consecutive games at the start of the second round, consequently keeping themselves at the top. Two Former SCVU scored against their former team Denis Okoth and Muzamiru Mutyaba.Derrick Nsibambi plus Jackson Nunda also appeared on the score board. They opened up with URA FC which they won 3-1...

Micho loses his cool again, attacks journalist on twitter

In Eccentric Cranes coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic is at it again. The Serb strategist still finds it tough to control his temper and this time round, he used his twitter account to launch an attack on Super FM’s journalist, Ruben Luyombo. Micho tweeted saying that unlike other people who go to toilets to sh*t, Ruben sh*ts on facebook. “Normal people got...

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