Jerome Kule Bitswande is a Kasese-born Ugandan journalist. Bitswande prefers to call himself a common-man’s scribe. He boasts of a varied experience in journalism attained in a series of media houses.
The Real Life Show host and Assistant News Editor at South Rwenzori Messiah is previously the Pioneer Bureau Chief –Rwenzururu for news agency Uganda Radio Network (URN) where he was exposed to web-journalism.
Before that, Bitswande had worked at The New Vision and The Observer where he mastered the art of Print Journalism. He also had brief stints at Juice FM and Radio One & Two where he contributed to the news room.
Bitswande holds a distinction National Diploma in Journalism attended at Makerere Business Institute–MBI where, upon completion of his studies, he trained journalism students —for three years —before he embarked on full time media work.
This born of 1992 is passionate about DEMOCRACY and to-date; he is a KAS (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung) scholar at Uganda Martyrs University where he is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Democracy and Development Studies.