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Dickson Zzizinga on fun of acting

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Dickson Zzizinga is one of the most recognisable comedians in Uganda. Born with a naughty deadpan look, Zizinga has used comedy which...

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INTERVIEW: Betty Nakibuuka on being a gospel music queen

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Betty Nakibuuka Senyonjo is a gospel musician. Her most popular songs include ‘Baddu ba Yesu’, ‘Tukutendereza’, ‘Luyimba lwange’ and...

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Pension tax could discourage savings

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Annette Rumanyika-Mulira is the Managing Director at Stanlib Uganda. She spoke to the Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba about fund and...

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PROFILE: Esther Kalenzi’s passion to help

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Esther Kalenzi is the founder of Forty Days over Forty Smiles Foundation, a local NGO that helps the needy; especially children and youth....

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PROFILE: Esther Kalenzi’s passion to help

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Esther Kalenzi is the founder of Forty Days over Forty Smiles Foundation, a local NGO that helps the needy; especially children and youth....

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Sheila Kawamara: Born to fight for rights

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Sheila Mukabakoba Kawamara Mishambi was the founding executive director of Uganda Women’s Network: a coordinating body for NGO’s involved...

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Pink Foods driving consumption of Ugandan-made chocolate

Posted by on Mar 28, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Stephen Sembuya is the CEO of Pink Foods Industries that makes ‘Uganda chocolate’ from the largest single owned cocoa plantation Uganda....

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Faridah Nakazibwe: Happiness is an inside job

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Entertainment, Uganda | 0 comments

Her sexy sense of style, with body hugging outfits, is just one of the many things that captivate her multitude of fans. In real life,...

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Patient’s record automation gains traction in East Africa

Posted by on Mar 20, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Health, News, Uganda | 0 comments

Wilson Kutegeka Wilson Kutegeka is the CEO of ClinicMaster International, the developers of a healthcare information management and...

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Fashion blog star Haguma on Ugandan style

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

At 26, most women are gambling with what exactly to do in life, but Gloria Haguma seems set as a fashion blogger, writer, and social media...

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Entrepreneurial icon Katatumba succumbs to cancer of the colon

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Boney Mwebesa Katatumba died on Feb. 22 at 08:00am at the age of 70 after suffering from complications related to cancer of the colon....

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Maro: Proud of his rags to RnB tale

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

When Ronald Magada aka Maro, who is one of Uganda’s top RnB musicians, tells his life story, the pain is unmistakable.  His mother died...

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KadAfrica driving social entrepreneurship in Uganda

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, News, Uganda | 0 comments

Rebecca Kaduru is the Executive Director of KadAfrica, a social enterprise based company. She spoke to the Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba...

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Sam Turyatunga: Turning fruits into a lucrative business

Posted by on Feb 21, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Turyatunga with his products. Tursam Investments Ltd now worth Shs124million is targeting exporting fruit juice across the region Like the...

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Uganda’s collapsing buildings due to structural failures

Posted by on Feb 20, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Jesse Tukacungurwa Jesse Tukacungurwa is the CEO of Oncepti architects. He spoke to The Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba about the...

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Lack of structures, piracy, killing Uganda’s film industry

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, News | 0 comments

Evelyn Cindy Magara Evelyn Cindy Magara is the CEO of Nyati Motion Pictures, a film producing company in Uganda. She spoke to the...

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Orikiriza turning waste into money

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business | 0 comments

  She started her company with only US$300 generated from jewelry business. The early rural life could have easily ended Rusia Orikiriza...

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Kola Studios driving growth of mobile games in Uganda

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Daniel Okalany is the CEO of Kola Studios, a mobile game development company that takes up existing games and puts them on mobile. He...

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Skills development key to solving Uganda’s unemployment

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

  Vanessa Atim is the managing director of ProInterns, a company that is working to solve Uganda’s unemployment challenge through skill...

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She ditched her office job to venture in farming

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

woman-picking-fruit at the farm The Kaduru’s grow passion fruits in Fort Portal as a business and as means to boost women and girls...

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