For Maurice Kirya’s consultation, you might need to pay some money as he looks forward to earning from his expertise.

With all the changes the Covid-19 pandemic has forced the world into, the Ugandan entertainment industry seems the most affected.

The industry, whose main source of incomes was through concerts and shows, has been on its knees since public gatherings were banned.

On Saturday, President Museveni added 42 days to the ban as a way of curbing the second Covid-19 surge in the country.

That means that the entertainment industry stakeholders have no hope of watching their favourite artistes performing for huge crowds again.

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Maurice Kirya is one of the successful artistes in Uganda. The self-styled King Of Mwooyo plans a shift in gears to match the changes Covid-19 has brought.

According to Sqoop, Kirya has been doing free online consultation through his company Piz & Pots for five years but now plans on charging a fee to raise some ka money.

After giving so many free consultations to artistes for more than five years due to corona, I will now be doing it through my company Piz & Pots, as a paid service…through online video chat.

Maurice Kirya

Maurice Kirya plans to open his website to the rest of the public in a few days once the ongoing online schedules are done.

Several other Ugandan artistes have needed a change in their lifestyles to maintain their financial independence while others have begged the government for help.

The current lockdown is expected to last till 30th July, 2021. Not a bad idea from Maurice Kirya, is it?

Josh Ruby is an Editor with high interest and knowledge in the Ugandan entertainment space, an industry he has been actively part of since 2010. Leads to breaking stories are welcome!

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