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Masai Ends Female Circumcision Ceremony

Masai Ends Female Circumcision Ceremony

Oct. 5 | The Masaai  ,a Nilotic ethnic group of semi-nomadic people  in Kenya have completed a traditional female circumcision ceremony,Epoch Times reports The 52 girls, including the chief’s own daughters, paraded through their village early Saturday...

King of Rwenzururu Blocked from Visiting his Kingdom

King of Rwenzururu Blocked from Visiting his Kingdom

Jul. 10 | Rwenzururu King Mumbere Following clashes in Bundibugyo district over the construction of the King’s shrines at Kibindi Village ,government has  stopped Omusinga (King) of Rwenzururu ,Charles Wesley Mumbere from visiting his kingdom until...

Tanzanian Witchdoctor Chased For Womanising

Tanzanian Witchdoctor Chased For Womanising

Jun. 12 | By Jane Nambi A Tanzanian witch doctor who had migrated to Kyotera was chased from the area by residents for being a womanizer who continuously lured other men’s wives pretending he was treating them. According to one of the residents said...

Bunyoro King Solomon Iguru I Marks 19 Years on Throne

Bunyoro King Solomon Iguru I Marks 19 Years on Throne

Jun. 11 | Omukama Solomon Gafabusa Iguru 1 of Bunyoro King Solomon Gafabusa Iguru has today marked 19 years since he was enthroned in 1993.Empango celebrations which honour his enthronement and the restoration of kingship to Bunyoro have already began. The...

Government Owes Sh27b to Buganda in Rent

Government Owes Sh27b to Buganda in Rent

Jun. 11 | By Sandra Birungi According to Buganda, the government owes them a total of sh27 billion which has accumulated due to their failure to pay rent for over to properties that it occupies. Among the properties which are used by the government but do...

King Oyo & Mother Arrive Ahead of Princess Komutale’s Wedding

King Oyo & Mother Arrive Ahead of Princess Komutale’s Wedding

Jun. 6 | By Sandra Birungi After stories of the arrest of Toro Queen Mother, Best Kemigisha in the US, she has come back home with her son the King of Toro, Omukama Oyo Nyimba ahead of Princess Komutale’s wedding due next month. Oyo and mother, Best arrived...

Uganda Commemorates World Cultural Day

Uganda Commemorates World Cultural Day

May. 21 | By John Kibirige Uganda is today joining the rest of the world to commemorate the World Cultural day. This day is celebrated every year on  May 21, and it is on this day that different people in the world appreciate their culture and how they can...

USAID Gives $20m to Ugandan Tourism Sector

USAID Gives $20m to Ugandan Tourism Sector

May. 14 | By Jane Nambi Most countries boost their economy through tourism and USAID has come out to help in boosting the Ugandan tourism sector by donating about 50m to improve the tourism. The United States Agency for International development (USAID) has...

Google Celebrates Keith Haring 54th Birthday Through Google Doodle

Google Celebrates Keith Haring 54th Birthday Through Google Doodle

May. 4 | By Jane Nambi Keith did not stay alive for long to see the enormous impact of his rather odd approach to art. However, Google is celebrating his birthday through the Google Doodle. Some of Keith’s art work involved several paintings on church...

The Life of Keith Haring

The Life of Keith Haring

May. 4 | By Mirembe Martina Keith Haring is recognized for his artistic work which comprised of vivid colors and bold lines Keith’s work later on influenced the club scene and advertising due to its pop culture. He availed his work to everyone because...

Keith Haring’s Art Work-Photos

Keith Haring’s Art Work-Photos

May. 4 | By Sandra Birungi Today has marked the would-be 54th birthday of artist, Keith Haring whose work of art is recognized around the world because of its vivid colors and bold lines, which influenced the club scene and advertising. He died from an Aids-related...

No Bride Price For Toro Princess Ruth Komutale’s Wedding

No Bride Price For Toro Princess Ruth Komutale’s Wedding

May. 4 | By Jane Nambi Her brother celebrated his 21st birthday last month and two months later, she is set to walk down the aisle after finding her soul mate. Toro princess, Komutale has put a date to her wedding when she is to walk down the aisle with...

Cultural Circumcision-Pretty Women Used to Find Bugishu Uncircumcised Men

Cultural Circumcision-Pretty Women Used to Find Bugishu Uncircumcised Men

May. 1 | By Sandra Birungi Pretty women are being used to find out which men have not been circumcised. Among such victims was Shaban Kidudu who was sexually lured by a woman who later revealed that he was not circumcised despite his claims that he had been...

Woman Gets Pregnant by Demons

Woman Gets Pregnant by Demons

Apr. 27 | By Sandra Birungi A woman testified to getting pregnant without having sexual intercourse. She said she had never been involved with a man sexually and does not know how she got pregnant in the first place. In Rakai district, residents burnt witchcraft...

Seven Buganda Riot Suspects Released

Seven Buganda Riot Suspects Released

Apr. 26 | By Mirembe Martina The court has dismissed charges of terrorism for the seven people who got involved in the September 11 riots after Kabaka was refused to visit Kayunga. The seven include Sadat Luswata, John Gafumba, Livingstone Jeselo, Gerald...