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 […]

Dfcu’s clear path with women

Dfcu’s clear path with women

There is no society that can flourish without supporting the prospects of its women workforce. In Uganda and Africa at large, women have been struggling to achieve gender balance and equality in workplaces. These social barriers are however being broken and this has driven many women to push for the development of their skills and […]

Ruparelia’s iconic Kingdom Kampala nears completion

Ruparelia’s iconic Kingdom Kampala nears completion

Kingdom Kampala, a modern shopping centre, located between Nile Avenue and Dewinton Road is ready for renting and the proprietors of the multimillion dollar building, Crane Management Services, have a juicy offer for local retailers will get three rent-free months. Crane Management Services (CMS), in 2016, entered into a joint venture with Kingdom Hotel and […]

NWSC opens new national head office

NWSC opens new national head office

State utility National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) officially opened the doors to its national head office at Plot 3 Nakasero Friday, having recently taken up residence in the new landmark building. The headquarters of Uganda’s most profitable state enterprise has always been at Plot 39 Jinja Road. On Friday, Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda commissioned the […]

Governor Mutebile backs innovation as Orient Bank marks 25th anniversary

Governor Mutebile backs innovation as Orient  Bank marks 25th anniversary

PICTURE: ORIENT Bank founder and Vice Chairman Ketan Morjaria at the 25th Anniversary at Kampala Serena Friday, June 22, 2018 – Orient Bank Uganda Limited has today  celebrated 25 years of banking excellence in Uganda by launching a  revolutionary mobile banking application FastPay. The mobile banking application launched by the Governor Bank of Uganda Emmanuel […]

DFCU begins Bancassurance sales as traditional brokers lose jobs

DFCU begins Bancassurance sales as traditional brokers lose jobs

Kampala, Uganda, Friday, June 1st, 2018. Over a year after dfcu’s acquisition of Crane Bank, Uganda’s second biggest bank has commenced Bancassurance sales in 66 branches countrywide as the country seeks to increase the number of its nationals covered by insurance policies. Bancassurance is an arrangement in which a bank and an insurance company form a […]

Sadolin partners with local investors in expansion plan

Sadolin partners with local investors in expansion plan

Sadolin has today opened two more color centers in Ntinda suburb and the industrial area in a bid to expand market reach and consolidate its position in the Ugandan market. The color centers are setup through franchise agreements with local entrepreneurs and Sadolin. The establishments will offer experiential shopping for high end customers and will […]

MTN coming for your business too

MTN coming for your business too

In June 2015, a report by the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) crowned Uganda as the world’s most entrepreneurial nation, beating 72 other nations in the ranking. The report discovered that out of an average of 10 Ugandans, 3 were entrepreneurs. It was a surprise that Uganda, a small country tucked away in Eastern Africa, could beat […]

Mkutano forum targets investment surge in Uganda

Mkutano forum targets investment surge in Uganda

Business people are set to benefit from the inaugural Mkutano investment conference as discussion will focus on how to sustain economic development using the capital markets. Mr David Ofungi, Founder and CEO of DERO, the curators of Economic Mkutano conference due to take place on Tuesday 15, May at Kampala Serena Hotel Conference Centre said […]

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