Roke Telkom donates to Entebbe orphans

Roke Telkom donates to Entebbe orphans

Internet solutions supplier RokeTelkom offered material and food support to improve the welfare of up to 200 children at Good Samaritan orphanage in Entebbe. Roke Telkom which is based in Bugolobi, gave items including; a 5,000 liter water tank, personal effects, scholastic materials, cleaning, and sports equipment to the orphanage. The orphanage provides care and […]

Emirates thrills film buffs with over 1,000 movies on board

Emirates thrills film buffs with over 1,000 movies on board

Kampala, Uganda, 3 October 2018 – Film fans travelling on Emirates can now look forward to even more choice as ice, Emirates’ award-winning inflight entertainment system, reaches a new milestone by offering over 1,000 movies – more than any other airline. The films are in addition to TV box sets and music giving customers over 3,500 […]

Sadolin launches new paints for Uganda

Sadolin launches new paints for Uganda

Sadolin Paint parent company, Akzo Nobel, a premier global paints and coatings manufacturer, has launched new exterior paints in Uganda. From the Grand Masters of protection, Sadolin Wallguard ® is a breathable, water-repelling finishing coat with Mouldex technology that allows the easy escape of harmful moisture. Able to withstand extreme weather conditions and surfaces exposed […]

UNBS to investigate Kiri for allegedly selling expired sodas

UNBS to investigate Kiri for allegedly selling expired sodas

Public safety officials have been alerted about Kiri Bottling Company Limited over the sale of expired drinks. Traders in Porombo in Nebbi district said that the more than 5,000 bottles had already passed their sell-by date by nineteen days. “Their move to sell expired drinks may be deliberate as they were selling plastic bottled sodas […]

Obi Imemba takes over at Total Uganda

Obi Imemba takes over at Total Uganda

Kampala, September 3rd, 2018 – Nigerian national Mr Obi Imemba has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Total Uganda Limited. Mr Imemba has worked with the Total group for over 16 years and has served in several leadership positions hence, he brings with him a wealth of experience. Prior to joining Total Uganda Ltd., […]

First boda boda academy in East Africa opened

First boda boda academy in East Africa opened

Kampala 13th September 2018 – SafeBoda has opened a new chapter in its history, with the launch of a new training centre in Kyebando, Kampala. The centre, dubbed the SafeBoda Academy, is the first of its kind in East Africa and has the capacity to train up to 1,000bodaboda riders a week. Our aim is […]

Top takeouts as Dfcu Bank profits take a tumble

Top takeouts  as Dfcu Bank profits take a tumble

Uganda’s second biggest bank dfcu’s consolidated profit for the 6 months ended 30 June 2018 normalised following the integration of the acquired net assets of Crane Bank Limited (In Receivership). The results show a profit of Shs 41.3 billion compared to Shs 114.1 billion for the same period in 2017. The results for the period […]

Uganda Baati opens Eastern hub

Uganda Baati opens Eastern hub

With the ever increasing need to expand its footprint in the country, Uganda Baati recently opened up a new showroom in Jinja. This brings the number of showrooms to twelve, five of which were opened in 2018 alone. These include; Uganda Head office at Mulwana road Industrial Area, Entebbe road, Mukono, Masaka, Mbarara, Fortportal, Mbale, […]

Buvuma MP trashes Shs100b maize cash

Buvuma MP trashes Shs100b maize cash

The former chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Robert Migadde, has slammed a government proposal to place a Shs100 billion maize stabilization fund with commercial banks. The government last week resolved to disburse Shs 100 billion to middlemen to buy maize and stabilize prices that have dropped to Shs 200 a kilogram. While announcing […]

Ugandans in the diaspora to send money instantly

Ugandans in the diaspora to send money instantly

Bank of Africa Uganda has partnered with world’s leading digital money transfers service, WorldRemit to ease digital money transfers to Uganda. During a ceremony at Bank of Africa head office on Friday, in Kampala, officials revealed that Ugandans in the diaspora in over 50 countries can now send money instantly for easy collection as cash […]

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