Lucky pair win soda cars

Lucky pair win soda cars

The latest winners of Crown Beverages Tukonectinge consumer reward promotion that climaxes at the end of July from Central and Western Uganda have been announced. Pepsi officials on Thursday awarded Ms. Pauline Tumwebaze of Namugongo and her pair Lauben Ndahayo from Kyenjojo two Toyota Wish cars where she expressed gratitude to Uganda’s oldest soda bottler for the transparency. […]

Tension as Uganda confirms Ebola outbreak

Tension as Uganda confirms Ebola outbreak

A child in Kasese district  has tested positive for Ebola in what is the first cross-border case of the deadly virus since an outbreak started in neighboring Congo last year, the health ministry said late Tuesday, in a blow to efforts by health workers who for months sought to prevent contamination across the heavily traveled […]

Bank rewarding Visa card users with cash prizes

Bank rewarding Visa card users with cash prizes

Uganda’s second largest bank Centenary Bank in April launched a digital rewards campaign in which customers and staff were to be rewarded for using their Visa cards when making purchases through the global visa card services platform. The campaign dubbed “Kwasa with CenteVisa” that kicked off in April, has in the last fortnight through weekly […]

Equity Bank supports Martyrs Day celebrations

Equity Bank (U) Ltd has made a Shs20 million donation to the organizing committee of the Martyrs Day celebrations as Ugandans and the world prepares to celebrate June 3, 2019. The celebrations are to last for a week. Equity Bank’s Marketing and Communications Manager Phillip Otim and Head of Operations Kenneth Onyango handed over a […]

Uganda records 27 kidnap cases in 4 months

Uganda records 27 kidnap cases in 4 months

At least 27 kidnap cases have been recorded across the country since this year began, Police. Spokesperson, Fred Enanga has revealed. According to the breakdown, eight kidnap cases were registered in January, while 19 cases were registered between February 22 to April 28, 2019. He says 2 of the 27 kidnap victims were recovered dead […]

MPs fight over new income tax proposed by URA

MPs fight over new income tax proposed by URA

A government proposal to charge income tax from loss making entities has led to an angry debate in the Finance Committee of Parliament today. The proposal tabled before the committee last week by the State Minister in charge of planning David Bahati seeks to charge a 0.5% tax on the gross turnover for every year […]

Bobi Wine remanded to Luzira prisons

Bobi Wine remanded to Luzira prisons

Kyadondo East legislator Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine who was  Monday arrested as he moved to report to police Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID), has been charged with ‘disobedience of statutory duty’ at Buganda road court before being remanded to Luzira prisons. In the presence of his lawyer Mr. Benjamin Katana, Bobi Wine was charged with disobedience […]

John Deere’s technology set to revolutionalize Africa’s Agriculture

John Deere’s technology set to revolutionalize Africa’s Agriculture

John Deere, an American Corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery will tomorrow announce major steps that they are taking to change Uganda and Africa’s agricultural sector in 2019. The announcements will be made at the 11th edition of the Information Communication and Technology for Development Conference (ICT4D) which kicks off tomorrow at Speke Resort Munyonyo. In […]

Crown Beverages named ‘bottler of 2018’ by Pepsi

Crown Beverages named ‘bottler of 2018’ by Pepsi

Crown Beverages Limited (CBL), the bottler of Pepsi, Mirinda, Mountain Dew, Sting, and Nivana Water has been crowned PepsiCo Europe and Sub-Saharan African (Europe and SSA) Bottler of the Year2018. The PepsiCo “Bottler of the Year Award” is the highest annual regional recognition conferred upon PepsiCo’s best bottling partner from PepsiCo Europeand Africa. Nominations out […]

Police now ignoring me, says Bobi Wine

Police now ignoring me, says Bobi Wine

Musician turned politician, Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi better known as Bobi has expressed concern about the delay by Uganda Police to respond to a notice about several upcoming music shows during the Easter Weekend. Addressing the media in Kampala today, Bobi Wine said he submitted the required letters to Police headquarters in Naguru a […]