Saturday, April 13News That Matters

GOSSIP

Lydia Jazmine ready for ‘First Born Concert’

Lydia Jazmine ready for ‘First Born Concert’

Breaking News, Business, entertainment, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, LifeStyle, NEWS, What's Hot
Lydia Jazmine is set to hold her first-ever concert this evening at Hotel Africana. The much-anticipated event is dubbed the “First Born Concert.” This is a very special moment for Jazmine because it shows how much she’s grown as a singer. Jazmine has been singing for over eight years. She started when she was in high school and later joined the Watoto choir. After graduating from Multitech Business School with a degree in Business Administration and Management, she joined the Gertnum band as a background singer. Later, Jazmine got a big chance when the popular Goodlyfe music group of Radio and Weasel noticed her talent. They signed her as a backup singer, and her voice was featured on popular songs like “Ntunga” and “Breath Away.” She didn’t just sing backup for Goodlyfe; she also backed ...
I was bullied  because of my voice – Singer Tems

I was bullied because of my voice – Singer Tems

Breaking News, Business, entertainment, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, LifeStyle, NEWS, What's Hot
The Grammy-winning Nigerian singer, Tems has recalled how she was bullied over the pitch of her voice. Tems in an interview with The Cut, narrated that she didn’t speak until age three. She said she grew up feeling self-conscious because her voice didn’t sound like other girls. “I was bullied to the point of tears and was a target of ridicule. This led to the belief that I sounded like a boy, or a frog, with the impression that my voice was ugly. “I was always in my own little world. When I did make friends, I would try to make them sing my songs and other girls had these sweet, high voices and my voice had a bass.” Recall that the songstress had previously stated that she started making music because she doesn’t have friends.
How Buganda Clan chief Daniel Bbosa was gunned down, wife escaped unhurt

How Buganda Clan chief Daniel Bbosa was gunned down, wife escaped unhurt

Breaking News, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Health, Latest News, NEWS, What's Hot
On Sunday evening, another spate of gun violence rocked the country when assailants riding on a motorcycle sprayed bullets at Eng Daniel Bbosa Lwomwa, the Head of Ndiga (Sheep) clan in the Buganda Kingdom killing him on the spot. The 6 pm shooting at Kikandwa Zone, Lungujja Parish, Lubaga Division., a Kampala suburb, came barely a week after Police released the Annual Crime Report 2023 throwing the country in the embers of shock and fear. Inside Mr Bbosa’s motor vehicle, Reg No UAH 637X was his wife in the co-driver’s seat, who according to reports survived unhurt, an indication that the assailants primarily had their target on demand. According to reports (not by police), the slain clan chief who is an Engineer by profession and the Director of Transa Electrical had earlier in the day hel...
Morgan Heritage’s lead singer dies at 46

Morgan Heritage’s lead singer dies at 46

Breaking News, entertainment, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Health, Latest News, NEWS, What's Hot
Peter Anthony Morgan, the lead singer of popular reggae band; Morgan Heritage which he founded with four siblings, died Sunday at 46, his family said. The family asked for privacy and thanked people in advance for their love and support. The statement posted on social media did not share a cause of death. Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness wrote on the X social media platform that his “heart is heavy” over the news. He called Morgan’s death a “colossal loss” for Jamaica and reggae music. Morgan, known as “Peetah,” was a son of renowned Jamaican reggae singer Denroy Morgan. He and his siblings formed Morgan Heritage in 1994, and the band won a Grammy for best reggae album in 2016 for “Strictly Roots.” One of his brothers, Roy “Gramps” Morgan, moved to Tennessee, where he aimed to introd...
Ayra Starr- I started university at 14

Ayra Starr- I started university at 14

Breaking News, Business, Education, entertainment, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, LifeStyle, NEWS, What's Hot
Nigerian singer Ayra Starr has revealed that she got admitted to the university at the age According to her, she had bagged her degree early because her mother said she must graduate before pursuing her music career and she wanted to be a teenage pop star. She disclosed this in a recent interview with American media giant Billboard News. Starr recounted: “I got into the university at 14. I feel like my mum has been using music to blackmail me since I was a child. She was like, ‘If you want to do music, you have to do this.’ When she suggested we relocate to Lagos from Benin Republic, I declined initially, but she convinced me that Lagos is the land of music. “She insisted that if I want to do music, I would have to finish school first. Usually, a lot of people in Nigeria finish secondary s...
I introduced Etania to my parents – Joshua Baraka

I introduced Etania to my parents – Joshua Baraka

Breaking News, entertainment, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, LifeStyle, NEWS, What's Hot
Musician Joshua Baraka has confirmed his relationship with media personality and events emcee Etania Mitoni. Speaking in an interview with BBS Terefayina, Baraka said that the two are dating and are not shy about it because they are focused on loving each other. He also revealed that Etania is known by his family and that his father has already met her. "I am dating Etania, and we have been in a relationship for almost a year now. My father is aware of my relationship because he is my buddy, but I haven't shared it with my mother yet," he said. The "Nana" hitmaker believes that his relationship with Etania has been blessed by God, and it's up to him to decide when it will end
Bad Black reveals bitter secrets about SB4 and Ann Taylor

Bad Black reveals bitter secrets about SB4 and Ann Taylor

Breaking News, entertainment, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, LifeStyle, NEWS, What's Hot
Media personality Ann Taylor confirmed her breakup with YouTuber SB4 Media. She revealed that the two can never get back together in marriage, but they can continue cooperating as the father and mother of their twin children. "It's not a stunt; the fact is that we broke up, and we are no longer together. This is an assurance from me that I have moved on," Ann Taylor said in an interview with Ruth Kalibala. Now, Bad Black revealed that SB4 Media is in love with a London-based chic who promised to sponsor his travel to the Queen's Land. He is apparently processing paperwork to travel to London and start a new life there with the loaded chic. "SB4 has been distracted by the woman who wants to take him to London. He has forgotten everything he went through with Ann Taylor, and all his focus is...
Ssemujju to quit FDC

Ssemujju to quit FDC

Breaking News, Business, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, NEWS, What's Hot
Kira Municipality member of parliament who is also the spokesperson of the Forum for Democratic Change based at Katonga Road in Kampala Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda has said he will be leaving the party next year. Ssemujju said there is no future for him in the party he has belonged to for the last 13 years. According to the law, any elected official is free to change political affiliation without losing his/her seat in the last year of his/her term of office. For the 2021-26 term, the last year of term of office will begin in May 2025. Ssemujju is one of the senior leaders of the FDC that broke ranks with the leadership of party president Patrick Oboi Amuriat and secretary general Nathan Nandala Mafabi after they accused them of taking money from President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni during the gen...
Joe Boy- Why I want to be like Don Jazzy, Olamide?

Joe Boy- Why I want to be like Don Jazzy, Olamide?

Breaking News, Business, entertainment, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, LifeStyle, NEWS, What's Hot
Popular singer Joeboy has said he wants to be like Don Jazzy and Olamide, who are successful artistes and music executives. He said he admires the duo because they didn’t just create niches for themselves, but also gave other platforms to attain success in the music industry. He disclosed this in a recent episode of the Afrobeats Intelligence Podcast hosted by Joey Akan.Joeboy said he was excited about the future following his exit from Mr Eazi’s Empawa and the launch of his own record label, Young Legend. “I am so super excited about what is to come because one thing I always used to say to my friends then is that I want to be a combination of Don Jazzy and Olamide. Because it’s one thing to come into the game and create your own wave, and then help others and facilitate a lot more wav...
Retired UPDF soldier held for killing civilian.

Retired UPDF soldier held for killing civilian.

Breaking News, FEATURED, GOSSIP, Latest News, NEWS, Politics, What's Hot
A retired soldier of the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) has been arrested for allegedly killing a civilian in Kanungu district. Private Benson Bariyo, a resident of Kyamugaga village, Nyarutojo parish, Kambuga Sub-county allegedly killed Moses Kihwahwa on Monday afternoon after a disagreement. Zubeida Kababule, an eyewitness says that Bariyo was retiring from the garden where he had spent the day working when he stopped at a friend’s home. During that time, they started talking about insecurity and how one of the youths identified as Junior was stealing household items and selling them to Kihwahwa. In the process, Kihwahwa emerged and tasked the two men to explain why his name was being mentioned in a discussion. Kihwahwa who was armed with a stick set to hit Bariyo in the head. ...