By Ernest Bazanye
Fifty five years.
Fifty five years ago there was no Uganda.
One flag went down another flag went up and now look.
Fifty five years later.
I'm proud of us. I can say I am proud of our history.
I mean, I know we have had a bogus history. It's been shit. These
Do you have a story to tell about Uganda?
As a nation on 9th October 2017, Uganda celebrates 55 years of Independence. Usually that's a day we hope lands on a week day so we have the day off.
This year Kafunda Kreative in partnership with Uganda Blogging Community is daring you
Confession. The writer of this post had never been to The Square until yesterday. So when he got to the gate and the askari told him to enter, he paused for a moment because all he saw was a car parking and a building with three storeys. He in fact
By Ojara Andrew Charles
Storytelling has always been by people about people.
It started as one on ones; the direct result of the human ability for interaction, possession of shared versus divided lives, experiences and aspirations against the fact that we can be both inspired and intrigued by the elements of stories.
The future at any one time always seems far, however, sooner than you know it, it becomes the present.
Writing as a form of expression has been for a long time limited to established guardians. Writing as a form of expression is sacred because not everyone can do it and not
"The bad thing about cliques is . . . we're not going to get dissenting views, and that's the kind of information you need for factual judgments." - Martin Kaplan
A BBC feature on The Filter Bubble by Eli Pariser brought to our knowledge that "... users are seeing their own world
Last Friday, 7th April 2017, we were privileged to be part of a mental health talk commemorating World Health Day hosted by Global Shapers Kampala Hub, Tumaini Foundation and supported by The Uganda Society and Uganda Blogging Community. The theme of World Health Day was Depression and we gathered at Uganda Society
UgBloc Session Talks are quarterly talks meant to equip new and old Ugandan bloggers with necessary skills to help them become better bloggers. The trainings shall comprise and are not limited to workshops and blogging camps. The end goal, is to ensure that bloggers in the community are able to
The UgBloc #HerTale Challenge is an 8 day blogging experience that calls upon women to share their experience being a woman - their story in overcoming the daily challenges they face because they are a woman. A good number of women around us face challenges unique to their sex however
Uganda Blogging Community is proud to announce 2017’s first 7-day-blogging challenge! February 2017’s #UgBlogWeek challenge will take place from 13th - 19th February and the guiding format is chain stories.
The way chain stories work is; one blogger begins a part 1 of a story and then bloggers that might be interested continue with part