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Makerere University students tipped on responsible drinking

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Vinka entertains students during a a mentorship program on responsible drinking held at Makerere University on Friday

Vinka entertains students during a mentorship session on responsible drinking held at Makerere University on Friday.

By Our Reporter

As part of the initiative to discourage drunk driving and promote responsible drinking among the youth, Uganda Breweries Limited (UBL) on Friday went to Makerere University and conducted a mentorship session on drunk driving.

The mentorship which was under the Red Card initiative brought together university students, student leaders and members of the teaching body who engaged in the responsible drinking conversation and later made the commitment to Join the Pact to never drink and drive.

Speaking during the session, Uganda Breweries Corporate Relations Manager David Onyango advised the youth to spearhead the campaign against drunk driving because they constitute the largest percentage of the country’s population.

The crowd also received mentorship from the campaign ambassadors Vinka, Innocent Nahabwe and Calvin Kalule.

At the same event, Vinka put up a massive performance of her songs including her latest Red Card song urging the students who were in a groovy mood to be responsible when drinking.

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Danz Kumapeesa’s family blames his mother for the unfinished grave

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Danz Kumapeesa

By BigEyeUg Writer

It’s three years now since the late Daniel Mukisa alias Danz Kumapeesa died at Nsabya hospital after succumbing to injuries after unknown assailants attacked him with iron bars on his way back home.

A lot of celebrities contributed money towards his burial.

However, family members have come out to raise complaints about his unfinished grave saying a lot of money towards his burial was contributed and given to his mother but she has never bothered to finish up her son’s grave. Dan’s brother stressed that they have tried contacting her but all in vain.

 Danz Kumapeesa unfinished grave
Danz Kumapeesa grave remains unfinished.

In a recent interview, his father said all the money was given to Danz’s mother and ever since they buried him, she has never come back. He cried out saying he wants his son’s memory to be respected and have his grave completed. “Twagala azimbwe, bamutunuleko nga balaba ekitibwa kye.” Danz’s father cried out.

Danz Kumapeesa was a Jahlive producer who started his career at young age. He worked with a lot of big artistes including Bebe Cool, Winnie Nwagi, Rema and many others. He died at an age of 23.

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Ruth Kalibbala: 25 years in the industry and still growing strong

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She is not your ordinary celebrity, with a versatile experience of 24 years and above, Ruth Kalibbala is a beautiful multi-talented female entertainer who has served the Ugandan entertainment with passion and a full heart way back from 1994. The 40-year-old wife, philanthropist, and media personality is now a presenter on Dembe FM and Spark TV, though she is famously known for her acting skills.

Unlike many popular personalities, Kalibbala and her husband Charles Bwanika are parents to seven children aged 20, 18, 16, 11, eight, five and three, though they walked down the aisle last year 2019.

Kalibbala has maintained her young looks just like Lifeguard has maintained her photo on their condoms two decades later. She still has that face that gets our hormones in a rush. Women rarely reveal their true age so we can only estimate that she is about 40.

Ruth Kalibbala has featured in over 20 plays, here are some of them; kilagiro Ensitano ,Safari Maswaku ,Gogolimbo Kavavangalo ,Ekimala ebita ebunga ,Ngasuuza entate,State of the nation,Kili bubi ku goolo ya mutungo Kamabaya nimbaya,Bungulu Emizozombe Etc.

The ever smiling ‘Ruth’ also reveals that Mariam Ndagire is one of her role models.



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Mengo S.S crowned school debate champions

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Mengo Senior School are winners of the inaugural Uganda schools Debate Championship (USDC), a national debate championship that was conducted at St. Mary’s College Kisubi.

Mengo defeated Seeta high school to take the honors of the highly billed championship organized under the theme, building competitive minds for Uganda’s development.

Over the five days, students discussed topics from among others, the appropriate curriculum that’s suited for Uganda’s development needs to what a just tax system that can enable the development of Uganda’s SME sector would look like.

Organized by Debate Society Uganda, the championship is the climax of the society’s annual schools program which involves debate training and competitions in different regions of the country, from which schools qualify for the national finals.

This year’s championship convened over 200 students from 30 schools in the Northern, Eastern, Western and Central regions of the country. Students took part in activities including debate, public speaking and different conference sessions.

On the eve of the championship’s final, students had an interface with members of parliament in a session graced by the deputy speaker of parliament Rt Hon. Jacob Oulanyah.

Closing the tournament, NRM national treasurer Rose Namayanja emphasized the importance of debate in grooming leaders, noting that she is a product of debate herself. “Platforms like this (USDC) expose you to a diversity of opinion and perspective from across the country, which leave you a more knowledgeable person. I have been a debater since high school, and throughout my days at university. It is because of debate that I picked interest in national leadership.”



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Campusers to get loose with TV star Casmir

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MC Casmir

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TV star Casmir is yet again set to host a mega party for campusers. Dubbed “Party with Casmir”, it is back big and better and will take place on Saturday, September 28th at Rock Bar.

To be held under the theme, “Get Loose,” it promises to be a fun-filled event with lots of activities lined up to keep revelers entertained all night long from rap battles to artiste performances to deejay showcases among others.

The event will be graced by several artistes including Karole Kasita, Tonix and Big Tril among others while top deejays like Dj Crim and Ali Breezy will be on the decks to keep the party going till late.

Speaking to media on Wednesday, the Campus 1o1 host on Urban TV reiterated that this year’s edition is aimed at encouraging campusers to live with in their means.

“Stop trying to copy the lifestyle you see on social media,” he cautioned. “You should always live with in your means or you will end up in problems.”

“You want the good life, you will have to work hard for it.” He added.

The “Party with Casmir” event, which made it’s debut on the social calendar early last year, brings together campusers from different universities to socialise and network in a fun setting.



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