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Miss World Africa Abenakyo visits State House

Miss Uganda Quiin Abenakyo who was recently crowned Miss World Africa, this evening paid a courtesy call on me at State House, Entebbe. I congratulate our muzukulu on these accolades and also salute her for recently completing her university degree course. She is a true definition of beauty coupled with brains. She also told me she is an advocate of responsible living among young people. She is specifically focusing on helping young girls lead responsible, healthy lifestyles. I must commend Abenakyo’s parents for raising her with values. Many young people today rush into promiscuity and ruin their lives, yet a little patience and completing school would give them a foundation on which to enjoy the rest of their lives with …

Quin Abenakyo to receive a hero’s welcome

By Damali Mukhaye. Miss Uganda Quiin Abenakyo who was crowned as Miss World Africa at the 2018 Miss World finale in China returns back into the country tomorrow; with the Uganda tourism board slated to receive her back as a heroine. The deputy chief executive officer of the board John Ssempebwa on Tuesday told journalists at the Uganda Media Center that she will be received as a heroine after she lifted the flag of the country high in China. He said that after receiving her from Entebbe international airport, Abenakyo will be drive straight to State house to meet president Museveni and the first family He said that the Minister of Tourism will then announce the position she will be …

Music Promoters to Petition Speaker

By Ivan Ssenabulya. Music promoters are set to petition the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga protesting the move by police to block all Bobi Wine’s concerts during the festive season. According to Kyadondo East MP also known as Bobi Wine, police banned all his planned concerts, without a clear explanation. Promoters under their umbrella Uganda Music Promoters and Venue Owners’ Network notified the speaker about the petition to be presented tomorrow. Speaking to KFM, the association’s coordinator Tony Ssempijja said they are meeting today to finalize their arrangements. He says police’s ban on Bobi concerts is likely to force promoters, venue owners and musicians out of the business. This comes as police blocked Bobi Wine’s concert in Jinja over the …

Kanye West – Vows He’s Done With Politics ‘I’ve been used’

By David Kugonza. Kanye West says he’s been used by people to spread political messages and he’s now done with it. Two weeks ago Ye had a controversial meeting at the White House with President Trump, days later he flew to Uganda with wife Kim Kadashian and daughter North West to finish up his delayed 9th studio album “Yandhi”, During hsi visit to Uganda he surprisingly visited President Yoweri Museveni at State House Entebbe and pictures of him handing over a pair of his own Yeezy brand sneakers made rounds on social media and made news internationally. Last night though Kanye distanced himself from politics firing off a series of tweets. He said, “My eyes are now wide open and now realize I’ve …

Bebe Cool booed off Swangz Avenue 10 year anniversary concert stage

Friday wasn’t a happy evening for Bebe Cool at the much anticipated 10 years of Swangz Avenue All Star Concert at the Lugogo Cricket Oval Friday night. Swangz Avenue held a Concert at the Lugogo Cricket Oval to celebrate their existence on the Uganda music scene for Ten years. The main participant for the Event was Jamaican reggae star, Tarrus Riley famously known for his hit single ‘Just the way you are’. As is the case with most Concerts there was a line up of Artists to share the stage with the Jamaican Star. On that long list was Uganda reggea and Dance-hall superstar and Gagamel Boss Bebe Cool and the unfortunate incident happened when Bebe cool hit the stage. Before …