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Opinion: Who is to blame for the death of two revelers at Ziza Bafana’s aborted show in Bugiri?

By Dixon Bond Okello Two people were shot dead at Jojos Night Club in Bugiri by a policeman when the crowd became violent after Ragga artiste Ziza Bafana aborted a concert last weekend. What went wrong? According to Bafana’s manager,…

May 31, 2016

Opinion: Why Kalifah Aganaga’s concert flopped

By James Propa If you never learn from the past, how do you expect to have a clear present and future? I wonder if what they say about Kalifah Aganaga topping his class at A Level is true! History is…

May 30, 2016

Here are the Top Events Gurus and Companies in Uganda

By Dixon Bond Okello I have handled events security in Uganda for the last nine years and can speak with a lot of authority and confidence that the following are the right guys to deal with for the success of…

May 30, 2016

Jeff Kiwa and Child Sacrifice: Is he innocent or not?

By James Propa Like they say, “There is no business like Showbiz” – somehow everyone wants to be a celebrity or become rich. Well, once you become a famous person at any level, just get ready for people to use…

May 26, 2016

Opinion: Lets manage our young Ugandan female artistes properly.

By Dixon Okello It seems that there is much jealousy and not a lot of love or enough respect for Ugandan female artistes. I always wonder, why after their first hot single, most of these musicians are quickly forgotten or…

May 23, 2016

Why Yvonne Chaka Chaka Ranked Ugandans As the Most Welcoming Nation?

By Mish Nsereko Memory lane remix. 25 years ago, in 1991, Yvonne Chaka Chaka was one of the first internationally popular musicians to visit Uganda and she received a heroine’s welcome. Thereafter Congolese musicians like Kofi Olomidde, Pepe Kalle, Madiru…

May 18, 2016

I went out to a Ugandan Bloggers’ Meet-up. What a Waste of Time It Was!!!

I have spent countless days pondering on writing this piece. One voice thought that perhaps things in Uganda need to be given a chance to evolve. That we should not expect heaven while on the earthy grounds of Uganda. Yet,…

May 15, 2016

Opinion: Why Ugandan Tycoons like Ham of Ham Towers are suffering with debts

By Wire James http://www.theinsider.ug/nrm-boss-arrested-for-smuggling-rice/ http://news.ugo.co.ug/centenary-moves-seize-jomayi-multi-million-home-old-kampala/ https://xclusive.co.ug/2016/05/tycoon-ham-chokes-on-60m-loan-selling-mansion/ The above three stories are symptomatic of the Wild Wild West Uganda has become. As a nation, lately only crooks have been able to largely survive and pop their heads above the waters threatening…

May 3, 2016

OPINION: Why only Carol? Why not Jackie Chandiru too?

By Bugembe Esmile When ‘Jose Chameleone’ sang ‘Basiima Ogenze’…many of you just enjoyed the rhythm and beat…But Lyrically the music-legend was referring to you Ugandans who always abandon your own when they’re still alive and after their last breath… you come…

April 29, 2016

Opinion: “I would rather have a grain of Mamdani than Tonnes of Stella Nyanzi!!!”

By Ian Ortega I would rather have a milligram of Prof. Mahmood Mamdani than tonnes of Stella Nyanzi. First, both are Ugandans. So that should end the racist talk being spread by the ignorant ilk. Secondly, we cannot call it…

April 19, 2016