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ChimpLyf: The readers would love to know who their celebrity is!
Namirimu: I’m a cultural music artiste, simple, pro-people and approachable.
ChimpLyf: Would that satisfy them?
Namirimu: (light laughter) Okay. I was born in Gomba- Mayangayanga village in Masaka district. It is very unfortunate that all my parents died but they remain Mr Rozio Bulega and Mrs Deziranta Nyangoma.
ChimpLyf: Which schools did you attend?
Namirimu loves her culture, you can tell from her dresscode
Namirimu: I will not go into the details of all the schools I attended but I did my A level.
ChimpLyf: So when and how did you join the music industry?
Namirimu: I was born a singer. I remember, I started serious singing at the age of 13 in a village drama group.
Having been in the group for some good time, a friend of mine introduced me to a one Dan Mugula of Entebbe Guitar Singers in 1993.
ChimpLyf: What was your first song?
Namirimu: My first song was ‘Second Hand’ which didn’t gain a lot of popularity not until I introduced ‘Ziba Bbiri’ that set the public on fire.
She is a full full woman
ChimpLyf: How many albums do you now have so far?
Namirimu: l have so many albums, a round 15; Second Hand, Omusajja Tazira, Nkyuka Egoma Enganda, Tolina Manyi, Ziba Bbiri and many others.
ChimpLyf: What would you call your achievements in the field of music?
Namirimu: I have managed to acquire many friends that have introduced me to very many places.
ChimpLyf: Is Namirimu a married woman?
Namirimu: Yaah, am married, that’s all.
ChimpLyf: Uuhm, ok! Any children?
Namirimu: Yes, I have both boys and girls.
She is a mother of many
ChimpLyf: Among your songs, which one do you love most?
Namirimu: ‘Ziba Bbiri’ which unshielded me.
ChimpLyf: Are you doing any new song?
Namirimu: My new song is ‘Driver’ which I believe funs will enjoy when it comes out.
ChimpLyf: Who is your role model among Ugandan artistes?
Namirimu: Miriam Ndagire. She is a diplomatic lady and does good music.
ChimpLyf: What are some of the challenges you have so far faced in the music world?
Namirimu: There are so many challenges, which include electronic media shunning our music that would indeed be educative to the community.
ChimpLyf: One last question, my dear, which perfume do you use?
Namirimu: Ahhhaaaahee! I use SHE perfume.