Nigerian born Germany based singer Mano Ezoh is jetting into town tomorrow for a 2 day media tour. This is an gospel artist whose music has received international recognition for his spectacular work as an exceptional singer and songwriter. He has managed to spread his music all over the corners of the world including USA and Europe.
The talented singer, songwriter and producer started his career at the age of five. Even as a child, he dreamed the same dream again and again. He saw himself in the spotlight in front of a large audience. Since then he touches the hearts of people all over the world with his music and numerous live concerts with great choirs, which he instructs and directs himself. In 2011, Mano Ezoh made his dream come true and was the first to get an entry in the Guinness Book of Records with his “Greatest Gospel Choir in the World”.
His first album, released in 2015, has achieved top ratings on radio and television, and has once again proved Mano Ezoh’s extraordinary talent. After reaching the title “Europe’s largest gospel choir,” together with various other awards in 2015 and the release of his hit album “Fly”, produced in Munich and USA, Mano Ezoh has now decided to bring his music to Africa. His first single, which has already appeared in Nigeria and Germany, is dedicated to the most important people in his life: his beloved mother. He has followed this up with another catchy tune titled Brand New Day.
With his emotional songs, each piece is special, by the exceptional artist himself and by the best producers in the world. Listening to Brand New Day, the whole song palette is as colourful and full of life. It serves all genres and meets the taste of every music lover. Mano Ezoh will be appearing on NTV The Beat hosted by Douglas Lwanga this Wednesday. Please tune in and keep your eyes on Chano8 for his detailed interview.
Below is a link to his Brand New Day video:
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It has been a longtime since we last heard from Juliana Kanyomozi, yes fans have been missing that soft, mature
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Tycoon SK Mbuga resumes office work after a week of speculation about his business dealings
Tycoon Sulaiman Kabangala Mbuga aka SK Mbuga is back to work after a week of speculation surrounding his business dealings. SK Mbaga told this website that he has been away on a business trip abroad as he continues to build his business empire.
The tycoon was pictured at his office today morning as he resumed his duties. He accused Ugandans of misusing social media.
“Social Media in Uganda needs to be shutdown like it is in China. People have resorted to posting all sorts of trash aimed at tarnishing those working hard to achieve their dreams. I advise Ugandans to get down to work rather than wasting time on social media posting false news about those working to achieve their dreams,” SK Mbuga said.
“Those who said we were arrested are ashamed because we are here, Uganda needs people who work, that’s when we will get out of this poverty mess other than talking of falsehood only,” he added.
Mbuga has struck a lucrative business deal with fellow tycoon Jack Pemba. Mbuga posted the picture of the two together after the deal was sealed with words “Deal done”.
“Let us get back to work. People will keep talking as we are making our dreams come true,” SK Mbuga posted as he resumed his office duties today.
In a related development, the tycoon is setting up a state of the art office block in Kizungu, Makindye. The construction works on the building have already started and once complete, it will be the best in the area and one of the best in Kampala.
Meanwhile the tycoon has described the fallen Police Spokesperson AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi as a brother to him. “I will surely miss him, he was like a brother to me, Uganda has truly lost a dedicated servant who loved his job and will truly be missed by the entire nation,” SK Mbuga said. “Every moment in life is a step towards death, RIP my hommie,” SK Mbuga posted.
Blue carpet and Club Music Video Awards are the words that are still on the the lips of those who attended this annual event where local music videos are recognised and accolades given to winners in the specific nomination categories.
Well, Last Friday at Kampala Serena Hotel’s Victoria Hall the 2017’s edition of the awards took place but before the awarding time, there was the blue carpet session that did not only attract attendees to pose for photos but also excited them since it was the first ever blue carpet event in the Pearl of Africa.
Revellers were as usual dressed to impress and Chano8 picked some of the Blue Carpet looks you missed in a pictorial below
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Songbird Juliana Kanyomozi is set to make a comeback.
The “Woman” hitmaker who has been silent on the music scene for sometime has announced her return with a new song dubbed “I’m still here”.
She teased the aptly named song on social media, rousing excitement among her fans.
The fans could not hide their delight as most welcomed her back from the self-imposed break and noted that they can not wait for the song to drop.
Meanwhile, Juliana had taken a break from music to rediscover herself. This came after her only child, Keron, passed away in 2014.
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By Stuart G-Khast
It has been years since western Uganda produced a country wide hit song and that was from Lady Mariam Namukasa with her Tindatine song. Since Tindatine, there has not been a song from the west that has hit through out the country.
After several years, there seems to be another hit song from the west. Gen Van Allan’s new song Kyanunu is making rounds on city stations and could be headed to being a top song in the country.
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Kalifah Aganaga is cooking something for his fans.
We have learnt that the singer is working on new music. He is set to release a new single dubbed “Firimu Ye Bisodde“.
According to Aganaga’s manager, the new song highlights the current situation in the country from economics, to social to political scene.
Produced by Pinan at Monster Studios, the song is expected out this Wednesday.
The Ghetto Kids aka Sitya Loss Kids have ventured into fashion business.
The popular dancers have opened a fashion house and unveiled their own clothing line dubbed “TGK”.
Located along Salama road in Makindye, Sitya Loss Kids unveiled their new business venture on Saturday.
They are now planning to take their business online. “We are now open and shall very soon be opening up an online store as well,” they revealed.
Meanwhile, this is not the first time Ghetto Kids are showing their entrepreneurial side. They opened a dance studio in August last year which offers a range of dance classes including zumba, aerobics, yoga, breakdance and cultural dance among others.
Uganda’s Movie Industry is on the rise though it still faces huge financial problems. Today Showbiz Uganda (SB) sat down actress Elma Richards (ER) on her acting career, love life and her future plans. Read on…
SB: Tell us who is Elma Richards?
Elma Richards: Elma is an actor, commercial model, fashion designer and business woman. She is friendly to all and open minded
SB: How did you come into acting?
Elma Richards: I used to act in church and school drama then I joined Mariam Ndagire School of performing art and here I am now.
SB: When did you join and what are some of the films you have acted in?
Elma Richards: I have acted in Damulira, Circles, Intimacy, Desperate Secret to mention a few.
SB: What are some of the challenges you have faced in the acting industry and how do you overcome them?
Elma Richards: Money is not there yet, we need more sponsors.
SB: Where do you see yourself in the next five years?
Elma Richards: Haaaaa in five years I will have made a statement with my actions.
SB: What do you think of Uganda Movie Industry?
Elma Richards: Ugandans are really talented though some directors lack professionalism.
SB: Tell us about your love life, are you dating and if yes who is the lucky guy?
Elma Richards: Am in a relationship but since he hasn’t put a ring on it so i can’t mention him
SB: Apart from acting, what else do you do?
Elma Richards: Am a designer, I bake cakes and a lot of other projects
SB: What is your last word to aspiring actresses?
Elma Richards: They should believe in themselves, work hard and be open to new experiences. They should also never accept to be used in exchange of favors.
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“My biggest weakness is pretty girls,” says Xavier. Finally, someone comes out and says it, beauty makes the world go around. Don’t care about that inside beauty people are always mumbling about, physical beauty is all people care about.
Xavier Francis Nsereko is a well mannered, loved by all type of guy, at least that’s what I have heard. He loves life, loves love and expresses himself mostly through emotion. Emotionally engaged men are irresistible, they aren’t afraid to speak with and through their hearts, hence being honest.
Xavier like any young adult wants to get rich or die trying. He wants to have a comfortable life and why not, if you are putting in the work then you should be rewarded! He’s currently juggling lectures at MUK and working at Urban Logistics Uganda. His life’s motivation is being number one at everything he’s passionate about and not apologizing for it. He also gains satisfaction from lending a hand where he’s needed. Knowing he can play part in someone’s happiness drives most of his actions. Awww, I know right!
This dude has an adrenaline rush kind of bucket list, from scuba diving to bungee jumping, he’s fantasies involve him hurting himself one way or the other and loving it. Another item on his bucket list is marrying the love of his life, a girl that he’s already currently seeing. I know, why put up a crush that’s off the market? Unavailable is cute if he’s being a man about it, professing his love like some Shakespear character in those boring plays, epic. Lucky girl, your man claiming you despite the temptation of thirsty girls around school, good for you.
“Tweeting while taking a bubble bath with beer” Xavier’s guilty pleasure. That’s okay, boys too have skin; rough skin but skin either way, so wanting to soak your body for an extra glow is no harm. Fuzzy socks, those that go all the way to the knees, yep he’s into that as well, lucky you’re cute cause….
So you know all there is to know about the charmer Xavier Francis Nsereko. He’s the ultimate charmer with a good heart, a refined spirit, a romantic, and a lover of water filled with bubbles. Awesome.
It was a colourful ceremony as Club Music Video Awards (CMVA) 2017 rocked Victoria Hall, Kampala Serena on Saturday. The awards saw 15 category awards given out to different winners in appreciation of their contribution to music industry. Below are the winners at the first ever Blue Carpet event.
Club Music Video Awards winners 2017
- Best costume and make up winner – Mbilo Mbilo Rmx by Eddy Kenzo ft Niniola
- Best Cinematography winner – Mariana by Apass
- Best Choreography winner- Nyinimu by Exodus
- Best Directing of the Year winner – Voice Inside by Patrobas & Abaasa
- Best Set Design winner – Mwana Gwe by King saha
- Best Special Effects winner – Marvin Musoke for IAIAO – Black skin)
- Beat Use of Technology winner – Yeye Cindy ft Wahu
- Best Viral Video Of the Year – Musawo by Winnie Nwagi
- Inspirational Message winner -Voice Inside by Patrobas & Abaasa
- Best Collaborations of the year – Voice inside by Patrobas ft Abaasa
- Best Duo or Group – Plenty Plenty by Radio & Weasel
- New comer Video of the year – Run Away by Abaasa
- Female video of the year – Go down by Irene Ntale
- Male video of the year – Voice Inside by Patrobas & Abaasa
- Best Video director of the year – Lukyamuzi Bashir
Kaweesi will be laid to rest in Lwengo this Tuesday
Public Relations practitioners and communication specialists not only in Uganda but across East have mourned the fallen Police Spokesperson AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi. Kaweesi was gunned down on Friday morning near his home in Kulambiro along with his bodyguard and driver as headed to UCU for a career Guidance talk.
The fallen Police chief will be laid to rest on Tuesday at his Ancestral Home at Kyazanga in Lwengo District starting at 12:00 noon. Public Relations Association of Uganda (PRAU) released a statement describing Kaweesi as a mentor.
Official Statement on Afande Kaweesi Death by the Public Relations Association of Uganda
Friday was a very gloomy day for all Public Relations practitioners and communication specialists not only in Uganda, but across the region. Sad because one of the untimely death of one of our own, Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP) Andrew Felix Kaweesi who was shot dead together with his body guard and driver by unknown gunmen as they left for work near his home.
Sad because he was a father, a brother, a peer and also a mentor to many who loved his respectful & engaging approach as he performed the various roles & responsibilities he was assigned within the Uganda Police Force. Many of our members and Ugandans at large looked up to him as an exemplary communicator who was dedicated and passionate about changing the perception of the institution he served loyally.
As PRAU we strongly condemn this criminal act and appeal to our government to do whatever it takes to bring the culprits of this heinous crime and abate any further unnecessary deaths.
Afande Felix Kaweesi, as most of us fondly called him, was very instrumental in building and safe guarding the reputation of the Uganda Police Force. He used every opportunity to demonstrate that it was a strong reputable institution and bridged the gap between it and the general public.
He will be remembered for many things by all Ugandans but to us PRAU members, we will distinctly remember him for engaging with our members through networking events where he would share his diverse knowledge on various topical issues. He was a distinguished and very knowledgeable orator, with a knack for story-telling, often times articulating issues with humility and facts.
We will remember him most memorably for his address to us in May 2015 on the topic; “Combating Terrorism And Insecurity”. He shared an interesting story of how during his time as the Director of Police Operations, he made an impromptu visit to Namagunga Primary Boarding School to check on his daughter clad in police uniform. To his surprise, many pupils started shouting: “Tear gas! Tear gas! Where is the tear gas?”
He said that this situation was his turning point. He henceforth committed to change the negative perception that was associated with the police force. We can all attest to his achievement on this commitment.
The Public Relations Association of Uganda has lost one of its best at a time when he was needed the most. Our sincere condolences to the government, the family, Uganda Police force, friends and well wishers! May his soul rest in eternal peace!
President – Public Relations Association of Uganda
Jay Z is no novice when it comes to diversifying his portfolio in entertainment and sports, and he has yet again added to his growing list of businesses. Check also: Hip-Hop- Wealthiest Artists 2016 On Monday, the mogul’s entertainment company, Roc Nation, announced the launch of its venture capital firm, ARRIVE. The investment platform will offer an array of services to early ...
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The Club Music Video Awards (CMVAs) were held yesterday at Serena Hotel in Kampala, Cindy was among the winners when her 'Yeye' video, that she did with Kenya's Wahu was voted the best in the category of 'Best use of Technology'.
In that category, he Still Standing song and Roden Y's Kabako were nominated. However, her dress code last night shocked most of her fans that are used to seeing her in skimpy outfits.
The mom of one was clad in a long Africa Print dress with yellow heels and a golden dinner hand bag. Looking at Cindy in this dress, she was not her usual self.
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Many fans seemed to agree she was smart but deep down, this dress code did not represent Cindy based on her various outfits at performances and video shoots among others.