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Who is Florence Nampijja?

Who is Florence Nampijja?: Flash Uganda Media looks at her biography, age, family, husband, tribe, house, boyfriends, work and experience, BBS Terefayina, early life and education of a Ugandan actress.

Florence Nampijja is a Ugandan actress and television presenter. 

Nampijja loves people, is very social and is an open-minded person. She says as far as acting is concerned her role model is Ruth Kalibala, a Ugandan actress. 

Early Life and Education

Florence Nampijja was born in Masaka District current Masaka City, Minyiya village to Elizabeth and the late Ganyana Vincent. Nampijja is the last born to a family of nine children, their elder brother and firstborn is a catholic priest.

Nampijja attended Rubaga Girls School shortly then St. Athanasius Mengo where she sat for her primary seven. After completing her primary school, Nampijja joined Blessed Sacrament Kimanya Masaka District where she sat for both O’ and A’ Level.

From Blessed Sacrament, Nampijja joined Makerere University and studied Mass-Communication graduating in 2016.

Growing up, Nampijja wanted to study law and be an advocate of justice to societies but later in her A’ Level class her dream changed and developed a great passion for journalism particularly television presentation. 

Work and Experience

Florence Nampijja began acting in secondary school in her senior two class. Later, after joining campus she continued her passion while in her first year of study. 

Nampijja joined a film acting group named Streamline headed by Mbabali Ibrahim where she worked from 2013-2014 at Royal Theatre every Thursday.

After featuring in various plays at Diamond Assemble owned by Kato Lubwama and Zubair Family joint plays, Ahmed Lubowa who then acted at Zubair Family spotted her and asked Nampijja to join Zubair Family legally because at the time they needed actors. 

Nampijja accepted and left Streamline for Zubair Family.

However, after some time Zubair Family split and Nampijja decided to follow Ahmed Lubowa who had started his acting group because he was the one who spotted her, the Aromatic Entertainment where she works today. 

Florence Nampijja is a television presenter at BBS Terefayina. She began working at BBS Terefayina in 2016 just after completing her studies at Makerere University and the same year BBS Terefayina launched broadcast. 

She hosts a daily evening show “Tukyakyankye” on BBS Terefayina between 5 to 6 pm. She has featured in movies including Enyonta, Facebook, Akakwakulizo, Akadanyuma, Akakyama, and plays such as Ganemeredde, Najjanani, and series such Ekirungo, and many others.