People

:Pamela Kakonge

Pamela Titi Kakonge : Giving Hope To Special Needs Children

My deepest desire is to give every child a chance to reach their potential irrespective of their condition.Titi says of her decision to put her career on hold to start TUNAWEZA Children’s Centre. Titi...
Julie Meheretu

Artist Profile: Julie Mehretu

Julie Mehretu is a New York based Ethiopian born artist famous for her energetic and chaotic art pieces. Mehretu was born in Addis Ababa in 1970 to an Ethiopian father and an American mother....
Marren Akatsa-Bukachi

Marren Akatsa Bukachi: Women’s Rights Champion

Marren is the Executive Director of Eastern African Sub Regional Support Initiative for Advancement of Women (EASSI) headquartered in Kampala but serves eight countries in East Africa and the Horn. She is a proudly...
Phillipa Yaa De Villiers

Art Appreciation series: Phillippa Yaa De Villiers

In the second part of the Art Appreciation commemorative month series, we feature a performing artist that has, and continues to receive awards for her prolific international stage productions. Phillippa Yaa De Villiers was...