Speke Resort Munyonyo to Host British Royal Family

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One of Uganda’s leading 5-star Hotel Speke Reort Munyonyo  is hosting Principle Philip the Duke of Edinburgh , the hotel offers Hotel rooms in Kampala packed with ultimate comfort and elegant luxury for everyone to take home some beautiful memories of the stay Prince Philip will be attending the international Gold event 2020 ward ceremony which Uganda has just won. He will be coming to Kampala with other members of the British Royal Family with over 200 international delegates. William Blick the chairperson Duke of Edinburgh awards Uganda thanked the international…

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

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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…

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Tororo District Deposited Shs267m On Kasekende’s Account

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The Deputy Governor Bank of Uganda, Louis Kasekende received a whooping US $71,110 (appox (Shs267 million) from Tororo district. This unexplained action as left some leader perplexed and without answers. The said money was deposited on a joint account number 8700110288700 Standard Chartered bank Speke Road in the names Louis and Edith Kasekende on May 18, 2018.According to the documents seen by Eagle Online, the leaders want to establish purpose the said money. “We are shocked that the said money wasn’t even discussed in council and no one bothered to…

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Ruparelia Group joins labor export Industry

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  People who have been hustling to search for jobs abroad need not to look anywhere as their worries are to be handled very soon after a new labor recruitment firm a subsidiary of the Ruparelia group of companies has entered into the labor export industry. According to Mr. Rajiv Ruparelia the CEO Ruparelia group of companies, Premier Recruitment will help Ugandans get jobs good jobs in the Gulf States of Saudi Arabia and Jordan. Mr. Rajiv noted that the newly opened up labor export company will begin its operations…

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BoU Law Firm, Auditor Are Kasekende Wife’s Top Clients

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A top lawyer of Bank of Uganda (BoU) is also a top client of Inspire Talent, a company owned by Edith Kasekende (in featured photo), the wife to BoU Deputy Governor, Dr. Louis Kasekende.According to Inspire Talent website, AF Mpanga Advocates owned by David Mpanga is one of their top clients. The law firm is also a top client of BoU. It should be noted that last week, bank account details of Edith leaked to the public showing billions transacted within a short period of time.However, Standard Chartered Bank, where…

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Justine Bagyenda ordered DFCU to keep Crane Bank’s bad loan book secret

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It has come to light that former Executive Director in charge of Supervision Ms. Justine Bagyenda, while still at the central bank ordered Dfcu executives to keep Crane Bank’s bad books off the records. This shocked parliamentary committee  while investigating Bank of Uganda (BoU) top officials on the seven closed banks, “The assets acquired and liabilities assumed will be reported separately from DFCU’s balance sheet for the 31st January 2017 end of month reporting to BoU. The first consolidated balance sheet will be that of 31st march 2017,” Bagyenda wrote to…

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President Yoweri Museveni commissioned six industries at the Namanve Industrial Park

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President Yoweri Museveni has said that the factories that are being built in the country are a testimony of the strategic National Resistance Movement’s development plans and policies. The President made the remarks yesterday after he commissioned 6 newly established manufacturing concerns namely Orion Transformers and Electrics Limited, Toyota Uganda Limited, Alfasana Uganda Limited, Interior Technologies Limited, Steel and Tube Industries and Luuka Plastics and Packaging Limited all situated in the Namanve Industrial Park, Wakiso district. The President said that from the beginning, the NRM has been telling Ugandans that…

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One of its kind pork joint Kabagarame comes to Kampala this Sunday

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The well known Kabagarame one of its kind  pork joint found in Bushenyi district has over the past few years been known to draw affluent crowds at the weekends as they eat pan-fried pork inside the grass-thatched houses amid rounds of local beer brew  has made it clearly to be in Kampala this Sunday The organisers are promising exactly the same treatment where every pork crusher will enjoy to the maximum  this sunday all the roads will lead to Uganda Museum, where Kabagarame will be served to Kampala’s pork eaters Gates will be  open…

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IGG Shocked By Louis Kasekende’s Wealth

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The Inspector General of Government (IGG) is investigating several Bank of Uganda (BoU) officials over alleged illicit accumulation of wealth. The latest from this investigation is that the IGG is dismayed by the reached of the Deputy Governor Louis Kasekende.  With former BoU director for supervision of commercial banks Justine Bagyenda already investigated by the Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) over allegations of illicit accumulation of wealth and allegations of money laundering, the IGG is now closely looking at the wealth of several senior BoU officials, including the Governor, Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile…

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Hon. Frank Tumwebaze graces PRAU Governing Council Handover Ceremony

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Outgoing PRAU President Cynthia Mpanga (right) receives an appreciation plaque from the new PRAU President Sarah Kagingo. PRAU Patron Min. Frank Tumwebaze looks on Hon. Frank Tumwebaze, Cabinet Minister of Information Technology and Communications and also PRAU Patron, today graced the handover ceremony that saw the new PRAU Governing Council sworn in. At the event, held at Sheraton Hotel, Kampala (Lake Room), the Hon. Minister applauded PRAU for being a strong association in Uganda and promised to support PRAU in tabling a draft bill for statutory recognition. He also stated…

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