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Uganda: NTF IV Training, Mentorship in Uganda Lead to Tech Startup Growth, Job Creation

The Netherlands Trust Fund IV Uganda project, which aims to boost and promote startup digitization and internationalization, has...

Friday declared public holiday as Uganda seeks God’s intervention on Covid

By David Vosh Ajuna President Yoweri Museveni has declared June 25 a public holiday- designating the day as...

Virulent second wave of COVID-19 continues to devastate Uganda – Xinhua

Video PlayerClose   Vendors wearing face masks sell vegetables at a market in Kampala, Uganda, on June 23,...

Positive Tests in Uganda Olympic Delegation Challenge Protocols for Tokyo Games

With the Tokyo Olympics set to open one month from now, the positive Covid-19 test of a second...

Uganda: Why 17 Ministers Did Not Take Oath

Seventeen ministers missed the swearing-in ceremony at the Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala on Monday. Most of the...

Uganda: Kacita Chairman, Everest Kayondo Succumbs to Covid

Kampala City Traders Association (Kacita) chairman, Everest Kayondo has died. Kayondo died Wednesday afternoon at Lifeline International Hospital...

Uganda: Stolen Govt Drugs Flood West Nile Private Clinics

By RASHUL ADIDI The National Drug Authority (NDA) has impounded Shs35m drugs and a microscope stolen from government...

Airtel Money Separates From Airtel Uganda To Meet Regulatory Requirements • Techpoint Africa

Photo Credit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos//8205908682/">Jan Bogaerts Fotografie Flickr via Compfight cc Airtel Uganda has announced the separation of Airtel...

Uganda: Parliament Clarifies On Oulanyah’s Absence

Parliament has dismissed reports that the Speaker, Mr Jacob Oulanyah, is seriously ill and plans are under way...

Uganda court ruling causes foreign company confusion

A decision by Uganda’s Commercial Court has given foreign companies the right to operate without be... A decision...

Uganda: Delayed Rollout of Second Covid Jab Causes Anxiety

Up to 77 per cent of 253,562 people, who are due for the second round of the Covid-19...

Uganda: Museveni Outlines 5 Key Points for Cabinet

President Museveni yesterday outlined five key areas that his new Cabinet must do to bolster Uganda into the...

Uganda is approaching danger zone in debt- public debt analyst

By Ismail Musa Ladu Bank of Uganda governor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile while releasing the Monetary policy statement last...

Uganda: My Ex-Boyfriends Were Insecure – Kansiime

Ugandan comedian Anne Kansiime has appeared to aim a dig at his ex-husband, by indicating she's previously dated...

Nankabirwa sworn in as Uganda’s new Energy Minister

Ruth Nankabirwa has been sworn in as Uganda’s new Minister of Energy & Mineral Development. Her appointment is...

Uganda: Fufa, Upl Root for League to Play Out

Local football governing body Fufa and topflight league managers Uganda Premier League are determined to squeeze every juice...

Airtel Mobile Commerce Uganda Limited

Kampala, 21st June 2021: Airtel Uganda, the Smartphone Network with the widest 4G coverage in Uganda, has today...

The inside story of Uganda Airlines flawed revival and graft

By Frederic Musisi The revival of Uganda Airlines could have suffered the birth pangs of a weary industry...

Japan, Uganda Impose New Measures Amid Mounting COVID Cases

In Japan, the governor of Tokyo canceled public viewing sites for next month’s contested Summer Olympics, with some...

Uganda: More Provident Fund Managers Asked to Release Savings for Covid Treatment

The Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (URBRA) has instructed all provident fund managers to release a portion of...

Uganda: We Need Everyone’s Hand to Win Covid Fight – Aceng

With Covid-19 deaths and infections soaring and a new lockdown in place, the person in the eye of...

Uganda: UPDF Set to Deploy 18,000 Soldiers in Karamoja

The Uganda People's Defense Force (UPDF) is in the final stages to deploy up to 18,000 men and...

Uganda: Museveni Keeps Uganda Guessing On His Preferred ‘Strong’ Successor

Uganda's political transitions after an election, as provided in the constitution, are among the longest in the world....

Attack nearly kills Katumba Wamala, are the motorbike murders back?

On 1 June, Katumba Wamala, a trusted ally and minister of President Museveni, survived an assassination attempt. Are...

Uganda and DRC begin work on “tremendous” road building schemes – News

The governments of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have broken ground on the first of...

Uganda: Catholic Priest Collapses, Dies At Ggaba Seminary

Rev Fr Benedict Ssentuuma a priest of Masaka Diocese who has been teaching at Ggaba National Seminary, has...

Uganda adopts measures to contain COVID-19 – Xinhua

Vendors wearing face masks sell vegetables at a market in Kampala, Uganda, on June 20, 2021. Ugandan President...

Striker Ojara keen to play for Uganda Cranes, join professional ranks

Every young footballer world over sets realistic targets among which is to earn from the beautiful game and...

Uganda Olympic coach tests positive for Covid after arriving in Japan

Uganda Olympic Committee President Donald Rukare said the coach, who has not been named, has no symptoms. It's...

Uganda: Radio Host, Guests Held Over Criticising Presidential Directives on Covid-19

Adjumani Central Police Station (CPS) has confirmed that they are holding a radio Aulogo FM station manager and...

Ugandan group member tests positive in Japan

Members of Uganda's Olympic team have arrived in Japan to start gearing up for the Games at their...

Uganda: Bwamba Mourn Queen Mother

The Bwamba Cultural institution in Bundibugyo District, western Uganda is mourning the death of Queen Mother Nansoliya Rhoda...

Uganda: Kyotera District Closes Offices as Three Top Staff Test Positive for Covid-19

The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of Kyotera District has declared total closure of all administrative offices at the...

Uganda: Farmer Counts Losses, Blames Seeds, Drought

Farming is not always a bed of roses. Sometimes farmers make big losses. Like all other human beings...

MTN Uganda adds 076 to its existing family of number ranges

Telecom giant MTN Uganda has added 076 to it’s existing family of number ranges that include 077, 078,...

Uganda: Market Monitor – Refugee Hosting Areas | Refugee Settlement Price and Market Functionality Snapshot, 1-30 April 2021 – Uganda

OVERVIEW AND METHODOLOGY Uganda is one of the top refugee-hosting countries in the world, with a protracted refugee...

Uganda: Five Arrested As Police Look for 70-Year-Old Man’s Head in Masaka

Police in Masaka District in central Uganda are holding five people suspected to have some information about the...

Uganda: Covid Deaths Overwhelm Funeral Service Providers

Ever since the government announced that Uganda was experiencing the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic early this...

Uganda withdraws from World Rugby Sevens Repechage due to COVID-19

Rugby Ball Laying in Grass (Photo by Franck Seguin/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images) Uganda will not have a chance...

Uganda: Mulago to Install New Plant As Oxygen Crisis Worsens

By Paul Adude A day after news leaked that 30 Covid-19 patients died after the oxygen supply malfunctioned...