All set for ‘She Budonian’ book launch

All set for ‘She Budonian’ book launch

The Old Budonians Club is pleased to present another annual BUDOFEST happening on the 28th April 2018 at the Lugogo Cricket Oval. The exclusive Old Budonians event will kick-start with an Annual General Meeting at 10am and then proceed with the fun-packed BudoFest at 2pm. A book titled She Budonian will be launched at the […]

Queen Mother Best Kemigisa cries before Justice Bamugemereire

Queen Mother Best Kemigisa cries before Justice Bamugemereire

Tooro Kingdom Queen Mother Best Kemigisa is appearing before the Land Probe to refute claims that she sold the kingdom land, reports Isaac Baligema. Kemigisa has told the commission that the land she sold was her husband’s private property that he inherited from his father, and now that he is dead she and their two […]

This is what President Museveni and Bata Bata traders talked about in Najjanannkumbi

This is what President Museveni and Bata Bata traders talked about in Najjanannkumbi

President Yoweri Museveni has pledged government support to business communities at Bata Bata near Zana and the group that operates Premier Credit Microfinance along Namasuba Market stage. The groups transact business in Najjanannkumbi in the outskirts of Kampala City, Makindye Division along the Kampala – Entebbe Highway. The President, who made 2 stopovers in the […]

NWSC boss Mugisha awarded Honorary Professor at Oxford

NWSC boss Mugisha awarded Honorary Professor at Oxford

The Academic Union of the Oxford Council has awarded Dr. Eng Silver Mugisha, MD-NWSC the title of the Honorary Professor of the Academic Union of Oxford in the field of business and management. This was during the London Summit of Leaders and Achievements – 2018 Ceremony which was held on the 17th April, 2018 at […]

A clear goal: water for all Ugandans

A clear goal: water for all Ugandans

The state-owned National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) is determined to extend clean water infrastructure and sewerage to the entire nation. Progress is fast as well-managed services pay for new investment and upgrades. As a public utility, NWSC is keenly focused on its own responsibility amidst Uganda’s bid to become a middle-income nation – supplying […]

Ecobank makes big push for mobile banking customers

Ecobank makes big push for mobile banking customers

With a growing presence in Kampala, West African financial giant Ecobank has announced that its Mobile App, a single, unified financial services application across 33 African countries, has processed 9 million transactions worth over $1 billion since launch less than 18 months ago. A statement from Ms. Primrose Kobusingye, Ecobank Uganda head of Communications revealed […]

Billions ‘stolen’ to bribe MPs, Lukwago tells Age Limit hearing in Mbale

Billions ‘stolen’ to bribe MPs, Lukwago tells Age Limit hearing in Mbale

Erias Lukwago the lawyer representing the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Winnie Kiiza and five other opposition MPs   says Parliament breached its rules by passing a private member’s bill that caused a charge on the consolidated fund. Elias Lukwago, told a panel of five justices that Article (93) of the Constitution prohibits parliament from passing […]

Bank of Africa tips SMEs on how to access financing

Bank of Africa tips SMEs on how to access financing

Bank of Africa’s Managing Director, Mr. Arthur Isiko, has tipped various Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) on how to access finance as a key aspect for sustainable business growth. Mr. Isiko (pictured above) was speaking at a business forum hosted by the Bank at Tick Hotel in Kawempe Division. This forum, which is a first […]

Deadly armyworm from Rwanda attacks Uganda

Deadly armyworm from Rwanda attacks Uganda

Authorities are confirming the deadly fall armyworm outbreak in Rubanda District, southwestern Uganda which is close to Rwanda suggesting that the pest that destroys maize could have migrated from the neighboring country. Mr. Stephen Byantwale, a commissioner in charge of crop protection in the Ministry of Water and Environment says government has received reports from […]