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Masekela for Rotary Uganda #masekela4rotaryug

Last night , Rotary Uganda hosted an unforgettable concert feauturing ISAIAH Katumwa and the legendary Hugh Masekela at the Kampala Serena hotel. I’d like to start this recap by saying that if you weren’t at that concert, you really really missed out and you should feel bad. 673 more words



Hugh Masekela began playing the trumpet at the age of 14. His first instrument was given to him by Archbishop Trevor Huddleston, then a parish priest in Sophiatown, later a stalwart of the anti-apartheid movement. 543 more words


Airtel Uganda contributes Shs30 million to the Rotary Blood Bank Fundraiser Concert.

Rotary Kampala has today welcomed Airtel Uganda onboard the Rotary Blood Bank Fundraiser as a Gold Sponsor. This announcement was made during a press conference held at the Airtel Uganda head offices in Kampala. 290 more words


Under African Skies

“Under African Skies” is a film directed by Joe Berlinger (1961-). Released in 2012, in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of Paul Simon’s “Graceland” album, it’s a fantastic documentary of both the music made by Paul Simon (1941-) and various South African musicians, as well as the political climate of that country during these collaborations. 123 more words

World Music

Fighting back without hate

In 1975 everything was going well for a singer called Thandie Klaasen. She was climbing up the ladder quickly. She was making it.

Then suddenly her whole world fell apart. 1,206 more words

Arts And Culture

Missing Africa

If you’re looking for the complete coastal forest experience, Tsitsikamma, in the Eastern Cape has to be on the top of your list. Walk through the ancient forest, chill on the beaches, kayak up rivers and hike some of the most famous trails… 566 more words