Armed with only a pen, paper and their smartphones, our two ‘sleuths’ went searching for the women from Uganda whom they thought had all the three qualities we were looking for – Hot, Sexy and Brainy. “It was a difficult task, they said. An assignment that was first thought to be easy took almost two weeks to complete. After so many disagreements and deliberation they finally came up with a list that they both agreed on. The women from Uganda who are in the public eye for a reason but who had all the three qualities they were looking for.

40. Aisha Alibhai, Radio Personality

39. Doreen Baingana, Writer

38. Keko, Rapper

37. Susan Naava,  Television Personality& Model

36. Laura Kahunzire, Actress

35. Maureen Okumu-Ringa ,Television Personality & Fashion Designer

34. Faith Ariho, News Anchor

33. Brenda Nambi, Singer, Actress & Fashion Designer

32. Judith Heard, Former Model & Fashion Designer

31. Justine Nameere, Television Personality & Human Rights Activist

30. Siima Sabiiti, Radio Personality

29. Lillian Mbabazi, Singer

28. Helen Lukoma, Singer & Actress

27. Yvonne Koreta, Radio Personality

26. Irene Namubiru, Singer

25. Allen Kagina, Commissioner General UNRA

24. Juliana Kanyomozi, Singer

23. Pastor Jessica Kayanja, Evangelist & Women’s Rights Activist

22. Natasha Sinayobye, Actress & Dancer

21. Flavia Tumusiime, Radio & Television Personality

20. Mariam Ndagire, Actress, Singer & Producer

19. Zarinah Hassan, Entrepreneur & Fashion Designer

18. Angela Crystal Newman Kavuma, Radio Personality

17. Beverley Nambozo Nsengiyunva, Writer & Feminist

16. Gloria Wavamunno, Fashion Designer

15. Keturah Kamugasa, Journalist

14. Jeniffer Musisi, Executive Director, KCCA

13. Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director, Oxfam International

12. Eng. Irene Muloni, Minister for Energy & Mineral Developments

11. Cleopatra Koheirwe, Singer, Actress & Radio Personality

10. Justice Julia Sebutinde, Jurist

9. Sylvia Owori, Fashion Designer & Entrepreneur

8. Princess Ruth Komuntale, Tooro Kingdom

7. Dr. Maggie Blick Kigozi, Entrepreneur & Environment Activist

6. Angela Katatumba, Singer & Entrepreneur,

5. Janet Museveni, First Lady of the Republic of Uganda & State Minister of Karamoja

4. Sarah Mutamba, Singer

Sarah Mutamba (No. 4)

Sarah Mutamba (No. 4)

3. Joy Doreen Biira, Television Personality

2. HRH Queen Best Kemigisa, Tooro Kingdom

1. HRH Queen Sylvia Naginda, Buganda Kingdom

*List compiled by two of our Ugandan bloggers.