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 […]

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 […]