culture and art

culture and art

Namutumba traditional leaders want cultural music played at parties

Namutumba traditional leaders want cultural music played at parties

Africa-Press - Uganda. Traditional leaders in Namutumba District, effective March this year, want couples and their guests to be entertained by cultural dances, not...
Tayebwa warns churches on praying without hard work

Tayebwa warns churches on praying without hard work

Africa-Press - Uganda. The Deputy Speaker of Parliament has warned churches against idle people who pray all day and night.Mr Thomas Tayebwa said: “People...
Buruuli cultural institution appoints ambassador

Buruuli cultural institution appoints ambassador

Africa-Press - Uganda. Buruuli cultural institution has appointed Mr Robinson Masembe, an IT specialist and businessman, as their ambassador.Mr Masembe’s appointment was announced by...
Banyarwanda group push to become Ugandans

Banyarwanda group push to become Ugandans

Africa-Press - Uganda. A group of persons of Rwandan origin living in Uganda have launched a public appeal to be recognised.Their appeal, they said...
Church guard shot during arrest after raid

Church guard shot during arrest after raid

Africa-Press - Uganda. Fort Portal Central division police are investigating the break-in at St John's Cathedral of Ruwenzori diocese in Fort Portal City that...
Tooro Kingdom launches cultural revival initiative in schools

Tooro Kingdom launches cultural revival initiative in schools

Africa-Press - Uganda. In an effort to rejuvenate Tooro culture among learners in schools and institutions under the Tooro Kingdom, authorities within the cultural...
Govt urged to reopen college in honour of Janani Luwum

Govt urged to reopen college in honour of Janani Luwum

Africa-Press - Uganda. The Church of Uganda has reiterated its call to the government to reopen Canon Lawrence Primary Teacher College (PTC) in Boroboro,...
Emulate Janani Luwum’s humility, students told

Emulate Janani Luwum’s humility, students told

Africa-Press - Uganda. A section of the Clergy has rallied students and the general public to fight injustice, corruption and moral decadence in line...
Journalist Rosa lived life on her own terms

Journalist Rosa lived life on her own terms

Africa-Press - Uganda. Being born into a well-to-do family with thriving businesses and opting to pursue a distinctly different lifestyle, characterised by numerous hobbies...
Ugandan causes a splash at Sauti za Busara Festival

Ugandan causes a splash at Sauti za Busara Festival

Africa-Press - Uganda. World Jazz fusion music crooner Brian Aliddeki may have been the sole Ugandan artist at last weekend’s Sauti za Busara Festival,...