BYABAFUMU, DEO GRATIAS was born on December 25, 1953 in Kampala, Uganda.
School of Journalism, United Kingdom, 1972, Diploma. International Institute of Journalism, Germany, 1977, Advanced Diploma. United States International University, 1980-1982, Bachelor of Arts International Rel.
Information & Documentation Officer, Uganda Country Office(s), World Health Organization since 1991. Lecturer, Department of Mass Communication, Makerere University, Uganda, 1990-1991. Editor/Publisher, Echo Publications, Limited, Uganda, 1987-1990.
Senior Editor, News Publishers, Limited, Kenya, 1984-1986. Sub-Editor, Kenya Times Group, Kenya, 1982-1985. Sub-Editor, The Standard, Kenya, 1979-1981.
Editor, Westlands Weekly, 1982-1984.
Member Commonwealth Association for Education in Journalism and Communications, Ontario.
Short story writing; cultural writing. Mass media research; TV broadcasting. Photography; filming.