Who is Prim Asiimwe? Flash Uganda Media looks at her biography, husband, age, tribe, family, radio career, relationship with Alex Muhangi, early life and education of Prim Asiimwe Aliguma.
Prim Asiimwe is a presenter at Kampala’s Galaxy FM where she hosts an evening show known as Evening rush together with DJ Nimrod and Little Joe.
Prim made a name when Galaxy FM was established in 2014 and since then she has become Uganda’s female celebrated radio presenters.
She hosts a countdown of songs every Saturday from 3 pm to 5 pm. She is married to Ugandan comedian Alex Muhangi and together they have a child.
Before joining radio she participated in Miss Uganda and managed to come out as the first runner’s up.
Early life and education
Prim Asiimwe birth name Prim Asiimwe Aliguma went to Asaba primary school in Masindi for seven years and she joined Masindi high school for her secondary education. After her secondary education, she joined Ndejje University but she was not able to complete her degree.
However, she joined Stafford University studying journalism, public relations and advertising. Asiimwe hails from Hoima but was born and raised in Masindi in a family of six sisters and one brother.
Prim failed to complete her degree at Ndejje University because at one point she became a mother and could not finish her studies. She also works with the Miss Uganda franchise to promote the beauty pageant and also helping the less privileged.
Prim Asiimwe contested in the 2012 Miss Uganda beauty pageant and she emerged as the 1st runners up. After this contest, it’s when she got a lot of companies that approached her and wanted to work with her brand.
When Galaxy FM started operating in 2014 she was among the first presenters that were recruited by the station. She started hosting an evening show known as Evening rush together with Mr Ssendi Mosh and Little Joe.
From then she has never looked back and the evening rush became and is still among the most listened to show in Kampala. She currently hosts the show together with DJ Nimrod and Little Joe.
Her soft voice and eloquence makes the show sound special and has made Galaxy FM Uganda’s most listened to youth station. Prim also hosts a weekend countdown show that airs from 3 pm to 5 pm.
One of the persons she grew up idolizing was Keith Moses a presenter in Western Uganda.
Prim Asiimwe is married to Comedy store boss Alex Muhangi and they have a daughter called Jehu Muhangi.
According to Prim, they meant with Alex Muhangi in Mbarara in 2012 through the regional tours where he was hosting her. She adds that by then she was single and she didn’t fall in love with him because of his although she admits that Alex is very funny.
Rumour once made around on social media of how Crysto panda and Prim were merry-making but Prim came out and refuted these claims saying that she will never be chewed by this Panda guy.
Events promoter Suudi man once came out and confessed how much he was in love with Prim.
He did this through his social media platform and this escalated into a verbal war between Alex and Suudi up to an extent where Suudi told Alex that he can’t put a ring on Prim’s finger.