Thursday , March 30 2017
Home / Tag Archives: news

Tag Archives: news

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »