M7 returns Brig. Kyanda in time for Congo war after Shs2 billion scam

M7 returns Brig. Kyanda in time for Congo war after Shs2 billion scam

It took just 12 months and studies at the National Defence College – India for a probe into the botched arms deal involving Brig Leopold Kyanda and a Polish firm to be swept under the carpet and have the Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), President Yoweri Museveni reappoint ‘favourite son’ Kyanda as Chief […]

NAGURU SKYZ HOTEL: A pure gem of Ugandan luxury accommodation and conferencing

NAGURU SKYZ HOTEL: A pure gem of Ugandan luxury accommodation and conferencing

Developed as an exclusive cliff-top hotel high above the city, the Naguru Skyz Hotel offers businessmen, conference delegates and families the best of both worlds. The hotel’s unique combination of exceptional service, luxury accommodation and tranquil setting has ensured that it is fast becoming the best in comfort and entertainment in Uganda with several packages […]

Opposition Launches New Anti-M7 Campaign

Opposition Launches New Anti-M7 Campaign

The Leader of Opposition in Parliament, Hon. Winnie Kizza says they are to embark on a new campaign where they will consult their electorate on what move to take after the House approved a constitutional change that will allow the current president to run for an unprecedented sixth term in office. Speaking at Parliament on Thursday, Hon. […]

Masengere building getting extraordinary facelift, thanks to efforts by Sadolin Paints

Masengere building getting extraordinary facelift, thanks to efforts by Sadolin Paints

The walls of Buganda Kingdom’s Masengere building at Bulange, Mengo are being given a facelift by Sadolin Paints, a part of Dutch global paints and coatings company, AkzoNobel. Deon Nieuwoudt, the planning and execution manager at Akzo Nobel’s regional office said that Sadolin undertakes several nation-building activities throughout the country. Their contribution has been big in the Buganda over […]

Kenya restores confidence for Naivasha – Malaba SGR

Kenya restores confidence for Naivasha – Malaba SGR

Uganda’s Standard Gauge Railway is very ambitious, 39 stations and 962 km of track. The only missing component is mass transit in the major towns, Mbarara, Kampala, Jinja, Mukono and the towns on the northern route. Nevertheless the dream’s realization very much hinges Kenya’s commitments that its line, whose first phase to Nairobi was competed […]

Etihad Airlines suspends flights to Entebbe

Etihad Airlines suspends flights to Entebbe

Etihad Airlines, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, have announced it will be suspending flights from Abu Dhabi to Entebbe, with the last flight to Entebbe on March 25, 2018. They said four weekly flights in and out of Entebbe International Airport will be suspended as “services are no longer commercially viable.” Two […]

NSSF beats global funds in investment performance

NSSF beats global funds in investment performance

NSSF Uganda has narrowed the gap with top fund managers of similar size in investment performance at the global stage, shows industry data released by the Annual CEM Investment Benchmarking survey, commissioned by the International Social Security Association (ISSA). According to the reputable investment benchmark survey’s 27th edition, NSSF beat other saving bodies in net […]

Takula Cash to change Uganda lottery space

Takula Cash to change Uganda lottery space

A brand new lottery operator hits the Ugandan market this December … with the launch of Takula Cash, a platform that promises a strong balance of big wins and regular payouts. At a time when more people are heading online and looking at alternatives to national lotteries across the world, it’s a timely launch with […]