Gaetano moved from Kampala, Uganda to Kenya at age five, then moved to Lesotho when he was nine - where he completed his high school education.
He graduated with a degree in political science from the University of Wisconsin, La-Crosse, and after graduating, he remained in the United States for two years, working in a men's exclusives wear store.
He returned to Uganda in 2000 to pursue a law degree at Makerere University in Kampala. During his third 3rd year, he participated in Big Brother Africa.
Since then he's been doing Big Brother appearances in Ghana, Botswana, Kenya and Uganda - the Big Brother housemates come to Uganda to do a benefit for World AIDS Day.
Gaetano is also involved with the Ministry of Health as well as being President of an AIDS education and awareness campaign.