Govt clears St.Catherine Hospitalon Diaspora health Insurance cover

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Omutu and Wandulu of St.Catherine hospital Nakasero pose for a photo during the event By Kitts D.Mabonga In a bid to increase the penetration of insurance cover  services in the country especially the new healthcare sector,the government has embarked on journey to identify sector players to help explore this area. And the first opportunity has been offered to St.Catherine hospital Nakasero who have been tasked to offer specialist healthcare insurance services to the family members of Ugandans working abroad. The development has been disclosed by the executive director Insurance regulatory…

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Justice Musa Ssekaana dismisses mobile money tax case

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By Nicholas Shawn Mugarura. High court in Kampala has dismissed a case in which two mobile money users sued URA for taxing their mobile money deposits. Following the government’s move that scrapped off taxes on depositing money on mobile money accounts. Two concerned Ugandans, Anthony Odur and John Robert Turyakira sued Telecom companies and the tax body demanding for a refund. Last week, Justice Musa Ssekaana ruled that it was wrong for applicants to file the matter because mobile money deposits were never taxed after government made a change of…

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Lovers To Dine & Wine At Kabira Country Club This Valentines

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Valentine’s Day is traditional a red and black affair, sometimes a mix of white does no harm but Kabira Country Club is adding a bit of green, just like the stems of the sweet smelling romantic roses. Kabira Country Club located at Plot 63, Old Kira road, Bukoto, 3021 Kampala, Uganda, is inviting lovers to come and unwind in the romantic setting of its Terrace ‘as you enjoy our four-course decadent culinary treats and valentines inspired pastries paired with a glass of sparkling wine.’ Therefore you are still looking for…

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INTERVIEW: Victoria University Seeks to Reduce Unemployment Rates through Producing Best Skilled Graduates

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            Vice Chancellor – Dr. Krishna N. Sharma Victoria University is one of the top and fastest growing Universities in Uganda and standing out as a centre of academic excellence in the region. Started operation in 2010, the university offers fresh and intellectually stimulating environment that nurtures critical thinkers. our own reporter of xpresstimes an online newspaper caught up with the university Vice Chancellor – Dr. Krishna N. Sharma and below are the excerpts of our interview with him about new developments at the university,…

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Express FC Bags Shs 100M In Juicy Bank Deal

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By PEACOCK KAWEESA New Express FC  chairman Kiryowa Kiwanuka  has  signed  a one hundred million shillings (shs100M)  partnership  deal with Equity bank Uganda to promote the football club. The football chairman signed the partnership deal on Thursday with bank Executive Director Anthony Kituuka  at  the bank  head offices in Kampala. The new partnership to promote the club  comes with  the digital innovation of  the new‘Equity Express Card’  to  used by the Express supporters and partners. The bank  has designed a digital card  that will be issued to club members and …

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Many Ugandans Don’t Believe In Themselves and Success – Hamis Kiggundu

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If you have been wondering why very few Ugandans are prospering and getting out of poverty circles, wonder no more, youthful entrepreneur Hamis Kiggundu, whom many of you know as Ham, has the answer. According to Hamis, one of the few billionaires in the country, Ugandans don’t believe in themselves and that they can be successful. He made this revelation at the launch of his 154 paged inspiration book tittle ‘Success and Failure: Based on Reason and Reality. This was in Kampala at his office.  Youthful entrepreneur Hamis Kiggundu officially…

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Victoria University Open Day toequip students long term academic and career success

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Victoria University, one of the leading private universities in Uganda, will yet again host students, parents, academicians, entrepreneurs and performing artists at this year’s Victoria University Open Day at the University campus on Jinja Road, Kampala. The Open Day which is happening this Saturday, 21, July 2018, from 9am to 2pm, gives an opportunity most especially to students looking for post secondary education to get great tips from the experts in terms of career guidance. The theme for this year’s Open Day is ‘long term academic and career success, critical…

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Sexual Minorities Ambassador Emily Bamugaya’sMakindye Residence Cordoned by Local Authorities

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We have reliably been informed that the residence of Sexual minorities ambassador Emily BamugayaNagawa, that is located in the Makindye a suburb of Kampala was a few days ago raided by local security authorities. According to a source that preferred anonymity, the house was raided by concerned authorities after having been left unattended to for a long period of time. The source further informed us that ever since Emily disappeared from the area over alleged connection to the Rainbow movement, the house has constantly been monitored but could not be…

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