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Milk consumption in Uganda still low as Fresh Dairy tips women on benefits of milk

    The dairy sector in Uganda has responded positively to agricultural sector liberalisation policies that took effect in the 1990s with total national milk production growing from 460 million litres in 1990 to 1.6 billion litres in 2011, with per capita milk consumption growing from 16 litres in 1986 …

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Are you ready for Uganda’s top Corporate Fashion Awards?

  When people talk about the fashion industry as a teeny-tiny, insular world, they aren’t being glib. Although fashion plays a major role on the world stage, both culturally and financially, Fashion has the parallel characteristic towards our lifestyle. Some people always get confused with which or what type of …

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Meet Jenneth, Northern Uganda’s musical heavyweight

From a Sewing Machine to a Musical Star   When the two-decade war in Northern Uganda ended, social development took over with music taking centre stage in a land where it had completely gone quiet. Music has always spoken the same language and with its resurrection in the North, many …

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Chad’s Mahamat Moussa elected AU Commission chair

Chad’s Mahamat Moussa was on Monday elected the new chairperson of the African Union Commission defeating close rival Amina Mohamed, Kenya’s foreign affairs cabinet secretary. Mahamat Moussa, who garnered 38 votes against his closest rival Aminah Mohamed [26 votes] during the 28th AU ordinary summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, replaces …

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Top Musicians to Watch in 2017


Among the lessons learned by the Ugandan artistes in 2016, is that a career is not cemented in one night, with one breakout show, or with one collector’s token of approval. Looking ahead to 2017, The Sunrise consulted fans, producers and other stakeholders to determine who among the many artistes …

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Warning! The following will ruin your festive season

  The New Year and Christmas is supposed to be fun, but anyone who has visited Kampala streets over the last two weeks will know what Festive stress looks and feels like. To stop you from blowing a gasket, here are some suggestions to help take the frustration out of …

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