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Kwesh Feature
Kwesh: Ugandan Fashion At Its Best

Ugandan fashion brand Kwesh presents African inspired designs skillfully crafted into beautiful clothing.  Kwesh delivers innovation, style and quality. In June 2012, Kwesh was formed by a young fashion design graduate by the name of Juliana Nasasira.  Nasasira studied fashion design at Istituto Marangoni in Milan and graduated in July 2011.  A year later she launched Kwesh […]

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This Week’s Music Playlist: ONUMAD

There is a genre of Jamaican music known as Dancehall.  Today dancehall music is associated with raunch, which would be a fair assessment based on its lyrical content and accompanying dance moves, but it wasn’t always as such.     If interested you may learn its history. Though it primarily stems from Jamaica, this week […]

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Dar Feature
5 Hotspots On The Coast Of Dar es Salaam

Dar es Salaam has over 800 km of Indian Ocean coastline, which offers a lot to explore during a holiday stay. The Dar es Salaam Coast experiences hot, sunny and humid weather all year round with temperatures of 25 – 30 degrees Celsius, which is 77-86 Fahrenheit.  The area also has two rainy seasons: March – April […]

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Rema Namakula New Video: MUCHUUZI

There is something about Rema Namakula that is reminiscent of Yvonne Chaka Chaka in the way she sings.  Here is a Rema’s latest video “Muchuuzi“. Could you resist a man who bought you a pair of yellow heels? Enjoy.  

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Behind The Scenes Of Aamito Stacie’

Back in June we announced that Aamito Stacie Lagum would be gracing the cover of Elle South Africa.  We apologize for the discrepancy.  Aamito will actually be the star of the main beauty shoot within the pages of the July edition of Elle South Africa.  The July edition is the Star Style issue.  Aamito is featured as […]

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This Week’s Music Playlist: YES/NO

We are well into summer here in America and although we featured a Summer MixTape by DJ Frizzie, we haven’t featured our own summer playlist for the week.  This week we have 5 decent, fun songs. YES/NO by Banky W Starting off slow with this bittersweet song. PULL OVER by KCee ft. Wiz Kid If […]

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2014 Kalasha Awards: Kenya’s Film And TV Awards
2014 Kalasha Awards: Kenya’s Film And TV Awards Last Friday (July 25th) the Kenya Film and TV fraternity held the 2014 KALASHA Awards at the Nairobi National Museum.  The awards were a glitzy affair attended by the who’s who in the Kenyan media.  The awards, in their 5th year, are pioneered by The Kenya Film Commission.  They aim to recognize stakeholders in the film […]
African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) Winners
African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) Winners The AFRIMMA (African Music Magazine Awards) were held on Saturday night (July 26th) in Dallas, Texas. Back in June we announced the nominees and promised the full list of winners. It came as no surprise that Nigeria was the biggest winner of the night, winning 12 of the 19 awards. Here are the winners. Best Video […]
Bebe Cool New Video: LOVE YOU EVERY DAY
Bebe Cool New Video: LOVE YOU EVERY DAY Ugandan reggae musician Bebe Cool released his latest video just yesterday.  The video is high quality and the song is as sweet as its title, and Bebe Cool’s cool voice manages to work it all into very easy listening. Here is “Love You Every Day”.      
Carnegie Mellon University Rwanda Graduates First Class
Carnegie Mellon University Rwanda Graduates First Class Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) announced the graduation of its first class in Africa.  CMU Rwanda awarded masters degrees in Information Technology (IT) to 22 graduates.  The ceremony took place at the Serena Hotel in Kigali, Rwanda. Carnegie Mellon University and the Government of Rwanda committed to educating engineers and entrepreneurs working to make an economic […]
Burundi To Pass Law Limiting Church Congregation
Burundi To Pass Law Limiting Church Congregation In many East African countries people turn to the church for answers.  A bill was passed by the lower house of parliament in Burundi that seeks to limit the number of churchgoers. According to a Government survey done in Burundi, there are approximately 557 denominations in the country.  The proposed bill seeks to decrease a congregation […]
Radio & Weasel UK Ban Lifted
Radio & Weasel UK Ban Lifted Ugandan music duo Radio & Weaselare all smiles after a ten-year ban imposed on them by the UK was lifted after only half the time period. The lifting of the ban is timely, as Radio & Weasel are set to feature in a musical drama touring the country next month.  The Ebonies musical drama Entunnunsi will be staged at The Troxy Theatre in London […]
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