She has done what many have failed to do and has been instrumental in providing for the needy. Today we profile for you singer Angella Katatumba
Angella Katatumba is a Ugandan singer and songwriter. She is the daughter of H. E. Boney Katatumba, a Ugandan consul to Pakistan. Angella is involved in humanitarian work and has been recognised especially for the “Foy you Gulu” project. She is one of the judges of the “airtel-trace music star” competition.
Early life and education
Angella is a twin and the only daughter among a family of eight children. She went to Katatumba Academy for primary education, then Belmont Senior Secondary School in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, where she obtained a Public Relations Diploma. She went to Oxford Brookes University, England where she got a Bachelor of Arts degrees in economics and law. She also received a Masters in International Management / Public Relations from the same university.
Awards and recognition
Kyambogo Rotaract Award – Humanitarian Award for my “For You Gulu” and Climate Change Projects in 2013
Diva Awards– Humanitarian Diva Dec 2010 & Role Model Diva Dec 2011
Office of the Prime Minister of the Government Of Uganda: – Peace Award For You Gulu Project Sept 2010
Record TV Uganda– Woman of Power Award 2009
Buzz Teens Award– Ugandan Teens Role Model in 2007 and 2008
Kampala Rotaract Award – Humanitarian Award for my “For You Gulu” Project in 2007
Music Talent Show Awards – For winning singing contests in Canada and Oxford 1994 – 2000
Humanitarian Noble Award by the Uganda Entertainment Awards 2016 – 2016