Solome Katongole – The UG Diaspora 2013 Collection – What to Expect! 2

Solome Katongole is a Ugandan born fashion designer with an American culture influenced up bringing. Solome is a Biologist by training; her past endeavors have included obtaining a Bachelor of

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The First African Deaf PhD Recipient Of Linguistics From The International Institute of Sign Language & Deaf Studies 2

Sam Lutalo-Kiingi is Ugandan Sign Language Lecturer in the Department of Special Needs Education at Kyambogo University, sectionDeaf Education. As a Postdoctoral Fellow of the Endangered Languages Documentation Programme (ELDP), he’s documenting Extreme North Cameroon

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Uganda’s Budding Designer Martha Jabo to Show-case at The 3rd Annual Diaspora Gala! 8

Martha Jabo – born and raised in Kampala Uganda, Martha Jabo from a tender age was inspired by her mother a former fashion designer. As a result of her mother’s

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Professor Annet Wanyana Oguttu – First Black Woman to Obtain a Tax Law Doctorate Degree In South Africa 4

Ugandans have made tremendous achievements and continue to make an impact in their careers wherever they live.  One such Ugandan is Professor Annet Wanyana Oguttu of the University of South

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Ibrahim Sekagya Signs With New York Red Bulls – Joins Pro-Major League Soccer In The USA 2

Born in Kawempe Kampala, Sekagya started his senior career with Kampala City Council in 1997, before moving to Argentina in 2001 to try and make a career in football. His

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Dr Margaret Mungherera Elected World Medical Association Boss 0

Dr. Margaret Mungherera, president of the Uganda Medical Association, has been elected president of the World Medical Association. Dr. Mungherera, a psychiatrist, will take up office in October 2013 and

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Uganda’s International Fashion Designer – Charles Kasozi a.k.a Ras Kasozi To Showcase At The 3rd Diaspora Gala In Kampala 0

Charles Kasozi’s (Uganda) Kas Wear showcased during the Vancouver Fashion Week this year. The charismatic designer shared an unexpected twist to office attire. With bold prints and customizable clothing, it

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The Founder and CEO of Homecoming Revolution Africa to Speak at The 3rd Annual Ugandan Diaspora Gala In Kampala 1

Angel Jones – The CEO and Founder, Homecoming Revolution an initiative started in South Africa to encourage the repatriation and return of African Diaspora skills back to the African homeland will be

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Rachel K | The Afrikan Child & Africa’s Next Rockstar 1

Rachel Kiwanuka was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma; U.S.A. She is the youngest girl in the family of four children. Rachel was raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma till 1997 when she moved

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Meet Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine An American-Ugandan Stage and Film Actor, Playwright, Photographer and Documentarian. 3

Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine is a first generation Ugandan American working in the mediums of photography, theatre, film and television. His photographic work has exhibited at The United Nations, Rush

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Winnie Byanyima | New Executive Director – Oxfam International 4

Winifred (Winnie) Byanyima, a grass-roots activist, human rights advocate, senior international public servant, and world recognized expert on women’s rights, was in January 2013 appointed Executive Director of Oxfam International

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Mr. Patrick Masambu Deputy Director General | ITSO (International Telecommunications Satellite Organization) 11

Mr. Patrick Masambu is ITSO’s Deputy Director General and Director of Technical Affairs. Mr. Masambu joined ITSO in May of 2010. Up to a few months prior to his present

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H.E. Amb. Rhoda Peace Tumusiime | Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture at the African Union 0

Rhoda Peace Tumusiime became a member of the IFDC Board of Directors in 2010. She serves on the board’s Africa and Budget committees. Tumusiime is the Commissioner for Rural Economy

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Event Highlights | The Second Annual Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Gala In Pictures! 1

The Second annual Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Gala was held on 30th December 2012 at the Kampala Serena Hotel. The colorful ceremony saw several Ugandans abroad recognised for their outstanding

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US Based Lady Zani to perform ‘Ndoowa’ at this year’s Ugandan Diaspora Gala 3

She is a multi talented Ugandan singer Zani aka Lady Chocolate. Zani original names Susan Basemera is a musician, model and film actress based in Hollywood California. She was born

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Stephen Kiprotich | To be Awarded A Lifetime Achievement Award at Ugandan Diaspora Gala 1

Stephen Kiprotich (born 27 February 1989) is a Ugandan long-distance runner, born in Kapchorwa District. He made history this year by winning Uganda an Olymbpic Gold medal during the London

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Stella Atal’s Fashion Show at the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event 2

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS ~ Video Recap of the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event ~ Join us at Serena Hotel, Kampala, for the 2nd Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking event on December

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Katasi Kironde’s Fashion Show at the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event 1

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS ~ Video Recap of the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event ~ Join us at Serena Hotel, Kampala, for the 2nd Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking event on December

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Solome Katongole’s Fashion Show at the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event 0

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS ~ Video Recap of the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event ~ Join us at Serena Hotel, Kampala, for the 2nd Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking event on December

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Nick Nola, with an Album Debut, performing at the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event 0

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS ~ Video Recap of the 2011 Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking Event ~ Join us at Serena Hotel, Kampala, for the 2nd Ugandan Diaspora Social Networking event on December

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