UBC stance on showing Uganda Cranes game in Afcon 2019

UBC stance on showing Uganda Cranes game in Afcon 2019

Details emerging from UBC show that the National Broadcaster has failed to secure Broadcasting rights for the African Cup of Nations-Afcon. The negotiations between Uganda, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and Africa Union of Broadcasters (AUB) to allow UBC to broadcast the games on credit have failed to yield results. UBC had sought Parliament’s […]

Truck driver escapes after causing nasty accident on Kampala-Mityana highway

Truck driver escapes after causing nasty accident on Kampala-Mityana highway

Two people have died and 11 others injured in an accident involving a trailer registration number UAY 632J and a Toyota mini van number UBS665H along the Kampala-Mityana highway. Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesman, Luke Owoyesigyire, says the accident occurred when the driver of the van tried to overtake a Raum and rammed into a […]

Kabaka to use boat racing in HIV/Aids fight

Kabaka to use boat racing in HIV/Aids fight

Buganda Kingdom is seeking to use boat racing sport to champion public health awareness and HIV/AIDs prevention campaigns among the kingdom subjects. The plan was unveiled by Henry Ssekabembe Kiberu, the Minister in charge of Youth, Sports and Recreation in the Buganda Kingdom. He says that the Kingdom will periodically organize boat regattas, through which, […]

Over 4 million Uganda PWDs seek equality

Over 4 million Uganda PWDs  seek equality

Government has expressed commitment towards prioritizing disability issues in its National Development Plan. This was during the launch of the 5-year National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda (NUDIPU) strategic plan at Golf Course Hotel, Kampala. Judith Mutabaazi the focal officer in charge of population and social development at the National Planning Authority said in […]

Mubende locals win wheels

Mubende locals win wheels

The latest winners in Crown Beverages’ ongoing Tukonectinge with Pepsi consumer reward promotion are Lasuli Ngobi and  Sarah Ninsiima  getting a Toyota Wish each. “I was over joyed when I received a call from Pepsi that I was among the lucky winners for the weekly Draws,” said Mr. Lasuli Ngobi. He further remarked that, “Am thankful to […]

MTN gifts Luwero Muslim community

MTN gifts  Luwero Muslim community

“Fasting during the holy month is one of the five pillars of Islam, which also include prayer and charity. MTN Uganda takes pleasure in joining Muslims from all over Uganda in carrying out various acts of charity throughout the holy month of Ramadan”. “As a caring corporate company, we find it not only our right […]

Bitature-led Umeme board held successful AGM in Kampala

Bitature-led Umeme board held successful AGM in Kampala

Umeme Ltd, announced today that the Company’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Thursday, May 9 2019, voted to support all of the resolutions that the Board of Directors and Nomination Committee proposed to the shareholders. The AGM re-elected Mr. Piet AdriaanFaling and Mr. Anthony Marsh as directors of the Board and re-elected Mr. Patrick […]

dfcu law firm Sebalu Lule blocked from Crane Bank

dfcu law firm Sebalu Lule blocked from Crane Bank

Businessman Sudhir Ruparelia has successfully blocked law firm Sebalu, Lule and Company Advocates from representing DFCU Bank in the court case he filed against the bank for refusing to pay rent fees now amounting to Shs2.9 billion for premises formally owned by Crane Bank. In the ruling read to court Monday morning,  Justice Paul Gadenya […]

Pepsi announces 1st batch of promo winners

Pepsi announces 1st batch of promo winners

Have you ever imagined enjoying a lavish holiday in Dubai? For lucky winners Magdaline Kasuku, Okello Tonny Alex, Atusingwize Jonan and Nakigudde Mariam Bonita this dream just turned into reality because of Crown Beverages’ promo dubbed “Tukonectinge with Pepsi,”. The two doubles and one more were the first batch of winners to be announced in […]

School shoes giant Bata marks 53 years in Uganda

School shoes giant Bata marks 53 years in Uganda

Not many companies get to make it past their first birthdays, so you could understand the excitement when Bata Shoe Company went all out last Saturday as they celebrated 125 years in existence worldwide and 53 years in Uganda. The Square Place-along Third Street industrial Area was the venue for the invite only, glitz and […]

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