Akon has announced plans to build a second city.
In 2018, Sengalese-American artist Akon revealed he was working with the Sengalese government to build a tourist city that used a cryptocurrency-based economy, and in June last year confirmed plans for the first Akon City after securing a $6 billion contract.
Kampire and Darlyne have launched a fundraising team for a new arts space in Kampala.
Nyege Nyege Festival has revealed the full program for this year's festival.
Usually taking place against the backdrop of the shores on Nile Discovery Beach in Jinja, Uganda, Nyege Nyege festival has now confirmed the full line-up for the 2020 edition of the festival, which will be an online event streaming live concerts, DJ sets, AV installations, films, dance workships, a pan African dance battle, and more.
Uganda's Nyege Nyege Festival has postponed its 2020 edition until December.
The Nyege Nyege Hybrid Festival of The Arts 2020 had been scheduled for this coming weekend as a digital event and COVID-19 regulation-compliant physical party. This will now run from 3rd - 6th December.
“As Covid cases in Uganda continue to grow and global uncertainty is peaking, we urge you to adopt all safety measures required and to remain kind and loving towards one another," an official statement from organisers reads.
Nyege Nyege festival has announced plans for a digital festival in September.
Usually taking place against the backdrop of the shores on Nile Discovery Beach in Jinja, Uganda, Nyege Nyege festival has announced that this year's edition of the African festival will take place online.