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Political Sergeant Bobi Wine stopped From Singing for MDC in Zimbabwe

Firebrand Ugandan pro-democracy activist and musician, Bobi Wine was early Saturday forced to sign down by Zimbabwean authorities indicating he was not going to sing any of his inciting songs at the MDC Gweru elective congress where he was invited as main guest.

He revealed this while delivering his speech at the event late Saturday.

Bobi Wine promoters sue police for blocking Kyarenga extra concerts

Two Events companies Abtex Productions and Bajjo Events have dragged the government to court for blocking musical concerts featuring Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine.

The concerts had been organized in the districts of Kampala, Lira, Gulu, and Arua from Easter Monday, April, 22 to May 5, 2019.  The events companies say that they had entered into an agreement with Bobi Wine and his crew to provide entertainment at 230 million Shillings through the Easter festivities.

Eurovision 2019: Netherlands wins song contest

The Netherlands’ Duncan Laurence has won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest with his song Arcade.

He had been the bookmakers’ favourite to win, and came through to the top of the leaderboard with 492 points after the public vote.

The UK’s Michael Rice came bottom, after getting just three points from the public vote, and a total of 16 points for Bigger Than Us.

Missiles? BDS? Iran? Forget About Them. Israel Put Its Best Face Forward in a Eurovision That Succeeded in All Ways but One

Saturday’s broadcast showed off Israel’s most flattering side and did its part to counter the images that the world is more used to associating with Israel – war, strife and blood

In the end, Israel’s 2019 Eurovision Song Contest had everything a host country could hope for: an impressive, memorable, and professional production that not only met, but exceeded the standards of Eurovisions past, a fun-filled, food-filled “Eurovillage” on the Mediterranean shore, and an appearance by the queen of pop herself – Madonna

Guitarist Nshuti set to eat big, signed by new music label

Whisper Eye understands Rwandan born Ugandan and a re-known guitarist Nshuti Mbabazi known for her Situka Tutambule and other several covers has acknowledged the new signing with Fast Lane Music Label which is owned by the famous music writer Nyce Henry.

The Artist had in a while specialized in doing covers but close sources has revealed to Whisper Eye that the musician resolved to invest in joining mainstream music as a solo artist.

Bobi Wine 10 greatest books challenge in 2014

So I was nominated by Baron Rubahamya for the “Ten greatest books you’ve ever read challenge” and here I go.

1. Things fall apart by “Chinua Achebe” (it’s not just a book,it’s a tale. A book every African juvenile should read)

Singer Weasel in the USA, set to stage shows in the memory of Radio

Uganda’s top Dancehall Musician Weasel of the Radio & Weasel dynamic duo has finally landed in the USA for a musical tour throughout the trump soil this month.

The much excited Weasel a former singing musical general of the Late Radio Moses is set to stage shows across the USA in the memory of his fallen brother Mose Radio .

I want to be one of Uganda’s permanent secretaries after my studies – Fresh Kid

Budding child rapper Patrick Ssenyonjo popularly known as Fresh Kid says he’s studying hard to become a permanent secretary besides his musical career.
The 7-year-old sensation singer said after meeting Permanent Secretary Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Mr Pius Bigirimana at his office on Thursday.

Uganda artistes demand UCC to enforce local content law

Local musicians and filmmakers have asked the Uganda Communications Commission to implement the local content law.

According to the 2006 Broadcasting Policy, local content refers to content which recognizes the culture and linguistic diversity of Uganda. It carries themes of relevance to the local audience and is produced under Uganda’s creative control. One of UCC’s minimum broadcasting standards calls for 70 per cent of all content to be local.

Lord Mayor aspirant ‘Jose Chameleone ‘ marks 40

Jose Chameleon is over the moon for marking his 40th birthday today. The singer and now turned politician is said to have organised a big party for his friends and fans at his Kololo based DNA Lounge later today to mark his new age.

Bobi Wine drops ‘afande’ song mocking security officers

Whisper Eye understands that Uganda pop music star Mr Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu popularly known by his stage name Bobi Wine has technically droped a new song titled ‘Afande’ about the continued house arrest by Uganda’s security forces led by the country’s police and military at his house in Magere, Kasangati Wakiso district bordering Uganda’s capital Kampala. .

NRM funds Jose Chameleon to finish off Erias Lukwago

Uganda’s top musician Jose Chameleon has politically thrown his weight in the political arena of Kampala lord mayor ship some thing which has thrown the incumbent in panic .

Erias Lukwago the reigning Lord Mayor who will be targeting another rap for the mayorship is now citing edges after its discovered the Befuula singer is poised to bring his political career to an end.

Fresh Kid defers Minister paralyses Mbale town

Business in the Eastern town of Mbale came to a standstill on Good Friday evening when Uganda’s youngest rapper Fresh Kid made a grand entry in the area.

Fresh Kid Just like Bobi Wine when he as welcome in Mbale last year , Fresh Kid who was in the company of his manager and his crew travelled to Mbale for a music show as fans lined up on Republic Street, Naboa, Pallissa road, Kumi road and Cathedral Avenue,

Bobi Wine set to stage Easter concerts – police defiant

Kyadondo based political Sergeant who doubles as Kyadondo East Mp Hon Robert Kyagulanyi is set to hold his first musical concert this year in Uganda after his musical journey was banned by security authorities amidst allegations that Bobi Wine was not following the right procedure.

Parliament tasked the government on why a fellow member of parliament was being denied from carrying out his professional , since he had raised a complain on why he was being blocked by police and security agents .

Rwandan Albino Woman gains fame from her music video – Must watch!

A Rwandan albino woman has appeared in a music video, attracting widespread attention and helping alleviate the stigma of albinos in Africa. Claudine Mukarusine has described the video as a spark of light in a life filled with discrimination and fear.

Mukarusine is a 28-year-old graduate from the University of Rwanda with Albinism, a genetic condition that makes her hair, skin and eyes pale.

Bobi Wine’s singer dies under mysterious circumstances

The family of 30-year-old Kalunji Tuutu Marvin commonly refereed to as Tutu Man is in a very difficult situation following the death of their son Tutu Man , He was pronounced dead after two weeks in hospital complaining of severe headache despite no sign of any illness according to all blood tests.

According to a family member who decline to reveal his identity complained of unclear circumstances that led to the death of their brother , Tutu was behind most of the costume wore by People Power supporters.