Make Fitness A Lifestyle This 2019 With Speke Resort


Speke Resort in Munyonyo is making your health their business with well-designed fitness programs at their state of the art gym. The five star hotel now wants you to make fitness a priority this year with a 30% discount on Annual Memberships. Speke Resort & Conference Centre offers you the ultimate in luxury accommodation and leisure facilities together with the finest conference and business meeting location in East Africa. Conveniently located only 12 km from the centre of Kampala, Speke Resort & Conference Centre offers 10 state-of-the-art conference rooms including…

Read More



The ministry of agriculture ,animal industry and fisheries uganda  through National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS/OWC) has procured 110 tractors to be distributed to farmers across the Country. The tractors are already in the Country and are yet to be launched by H.E President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni before the end of this month and the allocation of tractors and implements shall be on regional balancing basis and the target beneficiaries are farmer organizations in the form of but not limited to; registered farmer groups, associations and cooperatives. He also said nucleus farmers,…

Read More

Rupaleria Group listed among the 2018 leading market players in the global floriculture market.


By Nicholas Shawn Mugarura. The Floriculture Market is in the process of setting a phenomenal growth from 2018 to 2026, according to the Floriculture Market report.              Rosebud-rose-farm along entebbe road The report presents the leading market players which include, the Rupaleria group, Multiflora LTD, Karen roses, the kariki group, Dummen orange, Syngenta flowers inc.karuturi global LTD, development company LTD and larzan flowers LTD. Floriculture is a branch of horticulture; it is basically the plantation of flowering and ornamental plants for gardens and green house.…

Read More

CCTV Cameras Pin Bagyenda On fellying Bank Documents .


Former Bank of Uganda (BoU) Executive Director in-charge of commercial banks Supervision, Ms Justine Bagyenda finally accepted to have carried documents out of the central bank but maintained that she carried personal documents related to her consultancy work and not the sale of commercial banks; this was during last Wednesday while appearing before Cosase committee Ms Bagyenda said this while she and other BoU officials were appearing before Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (Cosase) for questioning over controversial closure of seven commercial banks whose vital documents relating…

Read More

Standard Gauge Railway construction will start in 2019 – Gov’t


The Ministry of Works and Transport has disputed media reports that the Construction of the Standard Gauge Railway had been abandoned in favour of the upgrading the older Meter Gauge Railway. According to the Minister of Works and Transport Monica Azuba Ntege, the Meter Gauge Railway and Standard Gauge Railway will be complementary to each other and therefore both projects need to run concurrently. The SGR system is to consist of four major sections: Malaba–Kampala Section Also referred as the Eastern Line, would stretch from the border with Kenya at…

Read More

Uganda ready for first oil, says President Museveni


President Yoweri Museveni has said all major decisions have been made to facilitate oil production. “What remains to be tested is the preparedness and readiness of you all and most especially the East Africans, our international partners, to take advantage of the industry and the expected $20b (sh76trillion)) investment expected to flow in the country,” Museveni said. The President’s remarks were contained in a speech read on his behalf by the Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, while opening 4th Uganda International Oil and Gas Summit at the Kampala Serena Hotel…

Read More

Government outlines key priority areas for 2019/20 budget


The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development has prepared five critical areas which it says focus on realigning Uganda’s strategic interventions to address the country’s current challenges to achieving the desired socioeconomic out and harness the growth opportunities to achieve the middle income status. Presenting the budget strategy for Financial Year 2019/20, on September 13 at Kampala Serena Hotel, the minister of Finance, Planning and Economic development, Mr Matia Kasaija said the Financial Year 2019/20 budget has been prepared based on the following thematic areas. “Harnessing key growth sectors…

Read More

Youth Power Research Uganda Appreciates the Auditor Generals Reports over Closed Banks

raj ra

Earlier today the organization of you power research Uganda limited held a press conference appreciating the attorney general resolution and his report over the closed banks in few years due un professional manners In their statements the appreciated as Dear Press men and women, we welcome you to this auspicious occasion of expressing gratitude to Auditor Generals office(AG)s  for releasing rigorous report to parliament about the irregular shutdown of Crane bank (CB) and other 5 banks by Bank of Uganda. We thank you for always walking with us side by…

Read More


cd 1

On 15th Sept 2018 the Chief of Defense Forces[CDF] Gen David Muhoozi and representatives of the Uganda Police Force, Uganda Prisons Services and Uganda Wild Life Authority has officially launched the 14th inter forces games and championships under the theme “enhancing joint operations for National Security and Socio-Economic Development”. While addressing the press, Gen Muhoozi said that historically, interforces games are annual events that bring all Armed force together to participate in various sports discilplines. He added that this alone supports promotion of sports talents, games and act as another…

Read More

INTERVIEW: Diagnostic Software Pilot Project To Ease Healthcare Delivery – Byon8 CEO

Victoria University Vice Chancellor Dr. Krishna N. Sharma and Mr Josef Murad signing the MoU in Kampala

Recently, Josef Murad, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Byon8, a global med-tech solutions provider from Sweden, was in Kampala to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Victoria University and One World Health, a US based organization, that will see the trio run a pilot project of an artificial intelligence software that helps health workers determine a patient’s diagnosis by imputing the patient’s symptoms in Masindi district, western Uganda. In this elaborative exclusive interview, Murad explains who they are, their software AITOPYA, working in rural Masindi and the future of…

Read More