The Bunyoro-Acholi Brotherhood and What they Share Historically

The Bunyoro-Acholi Brotherhood and What they Share Historically

Although the Banyoro in western Uganda and their Acholi counterparts in the north may appear culturally different, they share a lot historically. The close interaction, which began long ago, with the establishment of the Luo-Babito dynasty, which replaced the Bachwezi dynasty, remains rock solid. When the Omukama of Bunyoro-Kitara kingdom, Solomon Gafabusa Iguru, travelled to […]

Engabu Za Tooro Consolidates Achievements of a UNESCO Co-funded Empaako Project

Engabu Za Tooro Consolidates Achievements of a UNESCO Co-funded Empaako Project

Engabu Za Tooro is now consolidating the achievements of a UNESCO co-funded Empaako project through ongoing dissemination of the project results like Empaako book titled, “Ceremonies and practices associated with Empaako naming system.” The organization is also disseminating Empaako naming videos for the five Empaako communities of Batooro, Banyoro, Banyabindi, Batuku & Batagwenda which can […]

Do you know the relationship between cultural institutions and government

Do you know the relationship between cultural institutions and government

A country without culture is doomed, and this is reflected in the way its people behave, says Hon Richard Rwabuhinga the LC V chairperson Kabarole district and former Education Minister Tooro Kingdom. Rwahuhinga confirms that the government of Uganda and cultural institutions have a very strong relationship because they both serve the same population and […]

The Veiled Beauty

The Veiled Beauty

Mr. and Miss Cavendish University is here again…lads and lasses participate in a beauty pageant competition held in pomp. For Somalis, culture gets in the way… Cavendish University Uganda is largely known for its cultural diversity with over fifteen nationalities allover Africa. On Friday, November 22, 2019 at 7 PM at the Tirupati mazima mall, […]

Makerere University, a hidden city on a hill

Makerere University, a hidden city on a hill

Makerere University us the largest University in Uganda and the most recent University rankings places Makerere University in the fourth position in the list of the best Universities in Africa. The name of the hill, “Makerere”, has a great ice breaking story behind it, the tale so interesting to tell. Legends put forth that the […]

10 Easiest, Cheapest but Fun-filled Ways of Starting an Independent Life after Graduation

10 Easiest, Cheapest but Fun-filled Ways of Starting an Independent Life after Graduation

Wearied by the countless course works and class assignments, fresh graduates cannot wait to leave University and all its ‘misery’ and taste a feel of ‘independence’. The celebration is, however, short-lived upon the realization that Life is not as anticipated. Graduates without jobs feel invisible especially to their parents who shift all the attention to […]

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