Mugabe finally wins party election

Mugabe finally wins party election

After weeks of mourning and stiff campaigning, the National Resistance Movement (NRM) has announced Kahima Moses Mugabe as the winner of the party flag bearer election for Ruhaama County election held on Friday. Kahima, aged 35 polled 20,463 votes defeating other six candidates who were vying for the NRM flag. Kahima came second in the […]

Lwengo NGO Joy for Humanity launches in the UK

Lwengo NGO Joy for Humanity launches in the UK

Joy For Humanity (JFH) a non-profit organisation launched in the UK on November 3rd to advance education of children in Lwengo District and to make provisions for the financial and other material support of those who would otherwise be prevented from or have limited opportunity to benefit from education. JFH UK branch is spearheaded by […]

The German Car Show Kampala 2017: Eight minutes with Jayson Matsiko

The German Car Show Kampala 2017: Eight minutes with Jayson Matsiko

We asked the top executives for The 1st Annual German Car Show at Jahazi Pier Munyonyo to share some thoughts about those European cars, driving and the special activities auto fans should they look out for at the Saturday show. Here’s what we learned from Jayson Matsiko. Give us a brief background of the German […]

UMEME sets $155 million 2018 investment plan

UMEME sets $155 million 2018 investment plan

Uganda’s leading electricity distribution company, UMEME Limited, injected over USD500m (about Shs1.8trn) in developing necessary infrastructure in 2017, now, they have earmarked a further USD 155 million for new investments in the next year, a top executive said on Thursday. At the ongoing Electricity Regulatory Authority’s tariff review public hearing at Imperial Hotel, UMEME’s deputy […]

Wakiso seeks Shs7b for Industrial park

Wakiso seeks Shs7b for Industrial park

Wakiso District has appealed to the Government for support in raising Shs7 billion to purchase land for an industrial park. The District speaker, Simon Nsubuga, said five square miles had been identified but there was no money to make the purchase yet and there is not enough money coming from the four municipalities of Kira, […]

‘Oh Golola’ .. Kickboxer says he was eating cement ahead of fight against Hungarian

‘Oh Golola’ .. Kickboxer says he was eating cement ahead of fight against Hungarian

Motor mouthed Moses Golola’s kickboxing career was on a wane. Now he a chance to revive his career when he tangles with Hungarian Janos Lakatos in tomorrow night’s WKF Pro World Kickboxing Super middle weight title belt bout at Club Tavan Woods in Kabuusu. But fans have been excited most by his promotional lines after he concluded a two-week […]

Theft of Shs4 billion worth of ivory haunts UWA boss Seguya, lucrative job advertised

Theft of Shs4 billion worth of ivory haunts UWA boss Seguya, lucrative job advertised

Public Service has advertised the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) Executive Director’s job after Dr. Andrew Seguya’s five-year contract at the helm expired on November 20. But the development comes after the UWA board, chaired by Dr. Ben Otto, unanimously recommended the renewal of his contract to the tourism, wildlife and antiquities minister, Dr. Ephraim Kamuntu, […]

Museveni courts United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia traders

Museveni courts United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia traders

President Yoweri Museveni has told a visiting delegation of entrepreneurs from the United Arab Emirates that Uganda is the best investment destination because the country offers a lot of untapped business opportunities in a diversity of sectors of the national economy. The President made the remarks while addressing a combined delegation of United Arab Emirates […]