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Rosebell Kagumire


A Ugandan Journalist with multimedia experience

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Created: 11th Sep 2009
Modified: 16th Sep 2009
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I blog at and write for The Independent in Uganda

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Rosebell Kagumire
(At a Glance)
Date of Birth: Apr/23/1983
Gender: female
  City: Ciudad Colon
Website: http://www.uga...
Place of Origin: Uganda

I am also  currently a student of MA. Media, Conflict and Peace studies at University for Peace (UPEACE), Costa Rica. I have worked with Daily Monitor, Uganda Radio Network, a radio news agency as a Kampala based reporter, Africa Broadcasting Corporation Ltd ( Nation TV Uganda) covering mostly conflict issues. My work on peace and security was recognised at the 2008 Ugandan Investigative Journalism Awards hosted by Makerere University Department of Mass Communication. I worked for The Independent news magazine in Uganda  from mid 2008 and I continue to write for the magazine’s blog Uganda Talks as I study.

I am from Bushenyi, South Western Uganda where I lived for 19 years.


Award: won the best Journalist blogger English category at the Panos hosted competition in 2009.

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