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Members of Bwengula Art Academy perform in Kampala, Uganda

Sina 24 Feb 2021
Members of Bwengula Art Academy perform in Kampala, Uganda, Feb ... A former street kid started the Bwengula Arts Academy to woo children off the streets in Kampala ... Members of Bwengula Art Academy perform in Kampala, Uganda, Feb ... A former street kid started the Bwengula Arts Academy to woo children off the streets in Kampala.
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“What Crime Was I Paying For?”

Human Rights 14 Dec 2020
Interviews were conducted in person in Juba, South Sudan; Nairobi, Kenya; Kampala, Uganda; in locations deemed private and secure by researchers and interviewees as well as over the phone and on secure messaging applications ... An Insider’s View (Kampala ... [9]Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan, 2011, art 159.
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Uganda’s Reggae Star Turned Politician Bobi Wine Puts His Future on the Line for a ...

Time Magazine 19 Nov 2020
After he was arrested by police for the second time in a month, his supporters set up a blockade and confronted police on the streets of Kampala ... He gravitated to music from a young age and began recording and performing sold-out concerts while an arts student at Kampala’s prestigious Makerere University.
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Uganda's Reggae Star Turned Politician Bobi Wine Puts His Future on the Line for a Shot at the Presidency

Time 19 Nov 2020
After he was arrested by police for the second time in a month, his supporters set up a blockade and confronted police on the streets of Kampala ... He gravitated to music from a young age and began recording and performing sold-out concerts while an arts student at Kampala’s prestigious Makerere University.
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Kintu, a refusal to ‘write back’

Mail Guardian South Africa 18 Mar 2020
Literary festivals are a “nice to have” — especially for authors who need to sell books — but unlike, say, the performance of a play, they are not the primary vehicle for their art form ... (Miisi) Kintu, an academic who has returned to Kampala after studying and working in the UK.
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Putting Birds On Canvas to Save Them, and Habitat

All Africa 20 Jan 2020
Farid Mahfudh's maiden solo art exhibition on birds showing at the Afriart Gallery on 7th Street, Industrial Area in Kampala is testimony of his passion for painting the flying creatures in their natural habitats ....
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Uganda: Leisure - Ugandan, German Fusion

All Africa 23 Dec 2019
The Ugandan German Cultural Society (UGCS)--now Goethe-Zentrum Kampala (GZK/UGCS)--is celebrating its 30th anniversary. Line up is an exhibition, music, dance, poetry, fashion and cuisine at the Makerere Art Gallery in Kampala ....
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Feature: Ugandan carpenters sharpen tools after gov't ban on importation of furniture

Xinhua 03 Oct 2019
KAMPALA, Oct. 3 (Xinhua) -- Most of the roads leading to and out of the Ugandan capital Kampala have roadside furniture workshops. Over the years, youths in these workshops have gained experience and the art of making furniture ranging from office to household furniture.
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The big threat to Uganda's president is a 37-year-old pop star

Stars and Stripes 07 Sep 2019
"We know that people power is stronger than the people in power," Kyagulanyi, 37, said in an interview at his home in the capital, Kampala ... After growing up in the slums of Kampala, Kyagulanyi headed to the nation's premier university, Makerere, to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.
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As Uganda targets a pop star rival, media under pressure

Journal Review 18 May 2019
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Until recently the Ugandan pop star and opposition figure known as Bobi Wine could count on news crews trailing him ... Museveni, in power since 1986, in an open letter earlier this month insisted that political assemblies in the capital, Kampala, must be "for a legitimate reason." ... Uganda East Africa Africa Kampala.
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Growth Spurt: Community garden in Morgan County town unites youth, veterans and senior citizens

Decatur Daily 28 Apr 2019
“This is a great opportunity for the children to see that they can make a difference and be a community servant even when you’re only 7 or 8 years old ... In the simple white framed café, where she sells crosses made in Kampala and art by local painters, Turney met her husband two years ago and, at the end of 2018, established River of Life Ministries.
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Angelique Kidjo, Darren Rahn Live in Kampala

All Africa 12 Mar 2019
For lovers of the expressive musical arts, in a few short months, Kampala will be treated to a special jazz and soulful evening ....
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