Balaam Barugahara is a Ugandan businessman, an events guru and proprietor. He is one of the richest individuals in the Entertainment Industry. An NRM diehard, Balaam Barugahara is one the most popular businessmen in UgandaUganda.
Early Life and Education of Barugahara Balaam
Balaam Barugahara was born on 28th July 1979 in Mbarara hospital but he is a Munyoro by the tribe from Masindi District.
His father is the late Akiiki Byenkya Balaam who is the father and he passed away in 1991 when Balaam was still a young boy.
Balaam attended Namasaggali College for his Secondary education , then studying Bachelor of Commerce at Makerere University before heading to Cavendish University Uganda for his Masters in Business Administration majoring in Marketing.
Career, Investment Portfolio and Net Worth
Balaam is the founder of Balaam Marketing and Promotions Agency Ltd a company dealing in organizing events like concerts, weddings and political rallies, he is also the founder and managing director of Radio one 87.9FM a Juba based FM Radio in South Sudan.
Balaam Barugahara also purchased Juice FM from Redpepper Publications and renamed it to Radio 4, an FM company based in Ntinda, Kampala Uganda. He is the leading partner in the Best Water Factory, a bottled water processing company in South Sudan. Balaam’s investiment in South Sudan is estimated at $7 Million which is roughly UGX 26 Billion.
Balaam is also involved in commercial agriculture both livestock and arable farming which he does in his home district Masindi.. He’s a renowned supporter of the current president of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.
Balaam Barugara says he married money. He is not married though he has been linked to various ladies in the entertainment industry.
In 2016, Balaam lost his only biological child to cancer after a long battle.
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