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Airtel Uganda takes over K2 Telecom

By Website writer Airtel Uganda and K2 Telecom have signed a brand endorsement Agreement that will see K2 subscribers enjoy all the services offered by the Airtel network. This announcement was made at a press conference held at Bulange Mengo on Thursday. The landmark event was witnessed by Airtel Uganda officials led by the Managing Director Mr....

Evoke night returns at the Square

By Norah Mukimba This Thursday, revellers will be treated to a fun night at the Industrial Area based bar, The Square for a second season of Evoke Nights, courtesy of sponsors Tusker Lite. There will be a mash up of creative forms of art weaved into the evoke elements of spoken word, live band, rap vocal play acapella, poetry,...

Legendary Sportspersons from Uganda

Uganda, over the years, has embraced numerous sports, including athletics, football, boxing, motor sports, etc. Though, the national sport of our country is football, Uganda has produced some fine athletes in other games as well. Athletes in the previous century had to suffer due to various drawbacks such as less viewership and consequently the less amount of funding. However, the...

Capital Kitchen to open this weekend

By website writer Capital Kitchen (CK) an authentic World Kitchen inspired by the best in the food industry in the world will open to the public this Saturday. The World Class kitchen, an ultra-modern investment located on the storeyed Thobani Centre on Jinja Road, opposite Orient House, offers an exclusive and indulgent dining experience like never before. ...

Former cranes star Savio, wife welcome baby boy

By Joan Murungi Former Cranes footballer Savio kabugo and his wife have welcomed their first child. Leila Nakyanzi gave birth to a baby boy yesterday from Kampala hospital, Kololo and according to Savio, both the mother and baby are doing fine. “Glory be to God that am now daddy Sergio Kabugo Jr. Leila made me the happiest after having accepted to be...

Faded singer Napoleon recovering in Butabika Hospital

By Paul Waiswa The negative impact of drug abuse among celebrities should be escalating day and night as many have fallen victims. Many have lost talent while others have been seen behind bars. Above all, some have also lost lives. For singer Napoleon, the brain behind ‘More money’ hit song. The singer has been spotted in green uniform looking...

Bobi Wine’s brother remanded over mobile money protest

By Michael Odeng and Farouk Kasule Former Kamwokya LC1 chairman Fred Nyanzi Ssentamu, who is the brother of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi (Bobi Wine), has been charged with offences of unlawful assembly. He appeared before the Buganda Road Chief Magistrate’s Court on Friday, which later remanded him to Luzira Prison. Nyanzi was charged with two other people over claims they...

Celebrities Demonstrate Against Social Media Tax

By Norah Mukimba Some Ugandan celebrities descended on Kampala streets to demonstrate against the unpopular social media and mobile money tax which came into effect on July 1st. The demonstration was organized by among others Hon. Kyagulanyi commonly known as Bobi Wine who was joined by other musicians like A Pass, Nubian Lee, journalist Raymond Kataaha, Joel Ssenyonyi all clothed...

Ghetto Kids charm audience at Canada Music Festival

Norah Mukimba BET Award winner Eddy Kenzo and the Triplets Ghetto Kids performed at the Woodbine Beach in Canada at Afrofest‘s 30th anniversary on Sunday 9th July 2018. This was the first time they were appearing at the music festival, and they left a mark. Uganda must be proud of the combination between Eddy Kenzo and the Triplets Ghetto Kids...

Ugandan star Actress Survives Nasty Accident

By Norah Mukimba The award winning actress Nordyn Evanci has survived a nasty accident that left many injured and in pain in Bombo. ‘The forbidden’ movie actress was travelling with her director Samuel Kizito from Gulu on Thursday night after shooting their upcoming movie. According to Kizito, an over speeding Gaaga bus was overtaking a slower bigger vehicle before it crashed. “We set...

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