Rapped version of news proving popular in Uganda

Uganda news proves popular via the medium of rap.

Uganda news proves popular via the medium of rap. Image by Matt Lucht / CC BY 2.0

A group of hip-hop artists and rappers in Uganda are garnering large audiences with their rapped version of the local, national and international news each week. Their weekly five-minute programme is called NewzBeat. The program is broadcast on NTV in both English and the local language Luganda every Saturday afternoon and evening. Read more: theguardian.com 

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