Meet purple party CEO Douglas Lwanga
NBS Douglas Lwanga is one of the Ugandan most celebrated television personalities, TV host, radio presenter, graphics animator, event organizer, digital influencer, husband and a father. Lwanga became a household name on the Uganda television scene after creating a daily live music show on Record TV Uganda called KATOGO.
He currently hosts a musical show called NBS After5 on NBS Television having a unique touch in interviewing celebrities.
Douglas Lwanga was born on 1 May 1984 in Entebbe Wakiso District, Uganda to Robinah Kidandala (mother) and Sam Musoke (RIP). Douglas Lwanga attended St Lawrence schools and Colleges for his O & A Level school. From St Lawrence, Lwanga joined Makerere University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass-Communication.
His Work and Experience began in the early 2000s, Douglas Lwanga continued to nurture his passion for music and started a dance group called The Exclusives. The group used to mimic dance acts of former boys band singing groups N-sync and Backstreet Boys.
Despite becoming a television star and producer, Lwanga has had a presence in radio. While at Makerere University in his final year, Douglas Lwanga joined Campus Radio and that’s how he ignited his passion for Radio.
In 2008, Lwanga Douglas joined Record Television Uganda as a TV Producer. He was able to excel in Television and 2010 he decided to challenge himself and he started a daily music TV show called KATOGO on Record Television, that later became a household name.
Then in 2013, Lwanga signed a deal with Africa Broadcasting under Nation Media Group (NTV) to host a daily Music Show called The BEAT. This show has hosted a wide range of both local and international artists. From NTV, Douglas Lwanga joined NBS TV Station in 2018 where he currently hosts music show titled NBS After5 from 5 pm to 7 pm and Countdown Show on Next Radio from 7 pm to 8 pm also under NXT Media Services.
Lwanga produces TV content that he does distribute on Chano8 digital Magazine, an online magazine as well as Face Television channel. He is now creating a syndicated Radio show that he has called the UG-20 Countdown airing soon on various radio stations.
Douglas Lwanga is the proprietor of the annual Purple Party event that brings together Ugandans Entertainers and their fans uniting them in a single End of year Party. The event attracts a huge number of music lovers and is graced with nonstop live stage performances all night long.
douglas has won awards such as
Diva award as the Best DIVA TV host 2011.
Best TV Entertainment Host at the 2013 Radio and TV Academy Awards Uganda.
Best dressed Male Media Personality of the Year at the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards 2014.
Best Youth TV Host at the Kadanke Youth Awards 2014 etc.
Best Male TV Personality Uganda Entertainment Awards 2016.
Lwanga’s Favorite TV Presenters
Calvin the Entertainer a UBC music presenter
MC Kats, Lwanga’s co-presenter at NBS TV.
Douglas Lwanga – Family
Douglas Lwanga got married in December 2010 at the age of 25 to Eunice Nuwamanya 24 and the two have a son, but then separated few years into their marriage.