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Uganda’s popular 1970 teenage band The Cranes to reunite at Nyege Nyege Festival

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East Africa’s most celebrated festival is back, the long anticipated four-day event is slated to take place from 5 to 8 September at Nile Discovery Beach, Jinja. Unlike the previous editions, the event organisers have decided to add a new twist to the festival.This year the legendary Cranes, Uganda’s most popular 1970 teenage band will be reuniting at the Nyege Nyege Festival for a reunion performance. At the end of the 1970’s the cranes led to the birth of Afrigo Band which is still the country’s number one band.Founded by Tony Senkebejje, Sam Kawuma and Clyde Mayanja, the Cranes produced 37 records and 33 albums, the band split into two; Cranes and Afrigo Black Power which was later renamed as Afrigo Band with Moses Matovu and Jef Sewava as band leaders.Back in the day, the Cranes had a radio show called Top Ten Hits where their songs were played. It is well-known for hit songs such as Njatulira, Jay Beera Mwesigwa, Anne wange, Monica, Marcelinah and many more.

The five surviving members that recently reformed as the cranes are all in their late sixties and still dominate the music scene in Uganda with their respective bands Afrigo and Simba Sounds Band. Both banda have recorded more than 25 albums.

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Video: BasketMouth confirms perfomance at Comedy Store this week

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Nigerian comedian and Africa’s arguably best comedian Bright Okpocha aka Basketmouth has comfirmed he will be at Uganda’s biggest comedy show, Comedy Store this week. Basketmouth in a short clip expresses his excitement to be in Uganda and particularly Comedy Store.

According to Alex Muhangi, the Comedy Store proprietor, Basketmouth will be in Uganda for by Wednesday to prepare for his show on Thursday. “Basketmouth is our international act for the month of August. Like we had Diamond Platnumz in July, we will have an international act every month.”he said.

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According to Comedy Store sources, Basketmouth has been fully paid and only awaits a good show at Comedy Store.

Watch video as BasketMouth confirms Comedy Store exhibition this week.

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Stabua Natooro house warming in pictures

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Singer Stabua Natooro is another inspiration to many young people and mothers. The singer over the weekend has a house warming for her completed house. According to sources, Natooro has single handedly build this adorable house. “From her sweat through her business and singing career she has been able to erect this house.” A close relative told the website.

Here are some angles of her new house.

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Photo: Rapper Gravity likens fan to buttocks

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Rapper Gravity shocked the Social Media fraternity when he replied one of his fans who was advising him on doing better music with worst possible reply. An arrogant Gravity did not hestate likening his fan to buttocks.

Gravity has since left a section of his following wondering of a person his stature couldn’t have found more polite reply.

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