READ: French Montana’s Ugandan hospital to serve 300,000 patients

French Montana has helped open a new hospital in Uganda. The kind-hearted rapper donated $100,000 to help provide for pregnant women in the African nation, and following the 'Unforgettable' hitmaker's generous gesture, both The Weeknd and Diddy agreed to match his donation and now the Suubi Health Centre is up and

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Ugandan star Mowzey Radio succumbs to injuries

One half of Uganda's dynamic duo Radio and Weasel passed away in the wee hours on the night of January 31st, 2018. The sad news was confirmed with a simple tweet on the Radio and Weasel account. https://twitter.com/RadioandWeasel/status/958948498770100224 The talented singer is known for tracks such as "Bread and Butter" and "Bring Me

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Montana’s Unforgettable Campaign Transforms a Ugandan Hospital

In February 2017, the "Unforgettable" hit-maker French Montana featured the popular Ghetto Kids Dance Group from Uganda on  his video. The production of the video sparked an interest in Montana who was impressed by the joy the children found in music despite extreme poverty they lived in. This prompted Karim

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‘Rap-orters’: telling the news in Uganda hip-hop style

"Newzbeat" makes a catchy change from a standard news bulletin: Ugandans call the broadcasters "rap-orters", a youth team of hip-hop artists-turned-journalists rapping the headlines. "Uganda's anti-gay law is making news/Some countries have found it befitting to accuse/Uganda of treating gays as German Jews/Nothing to gain from this and more to lose,"

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Research: Uganda, Kenya tests out rubber band circumcision to fight HIV

With trousers around his ankles, Justin Igalla awaits a tight rubber band for his foreskin, an innovative non-surgical technique rolling out in several African nations to encourage circumcision and cut HIV infection rates. The simple device -- two plastic rings and an elastic band -- cuts off blood supply to the

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