The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has set the new price for gorilla permits from $600 to $700 plus other safari activities. UWA whose headquarters are based in Kampala is an organ that is mandated by laws of Uganda to sustainably manage all the national parks. The fees for gorilla...
Parliament Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has called a motion to discuss the quality of health for people living in Uganda. She also called for increased budget allocation to the health sector. Speaker Kadaga spoke this during a meeting of Network of African parliamentary committees of health; which was held at Speke...
By Ambrose Gahene As Uganda looks forward to attaining middle income status come 2020, many scholars, think tank groups and independent minded Ugandans are pondering over a wide range of issues. Some analysts have reasoned that the 2018/19 budget should give priority to service delivery ministries, to realize speedy socio-economic...
By ABCafrica At last there is hope that we may be able to get rid of those pseudo-multipurpose noisy fake phones that several Ugandans move around with.  This comes after Ibrahim K. Bbossa, the manager Consumer Affairs at UCC in an interview with media last week; said that before this...
Speaking at the commissioning of Henley Business Park last Thursday, State minister of finance for Investment and Privatization, Ms Evelyne Anite said with the private sector on board, Uganda can now achieve her industrialization strategy as it moves to attaining the middle income status by 2020. “We have a plan,...
By Ambrose Gahene The National Resistance Movement (NRM) marked its 32nd Liberation Day on 26th January, at Boma Ground in Arua District. This year’s celebrations ran under the theme, “Uganda’s Liberation, a significant contribution to our present and future development”. “We have been handling many of the strategic bottlenecks: ideological disorientation,...
TOTAL Uganda card was unveiled to the press last Tuesday at Kampala Serena Hotel, by Mr. Florentin de Loppinot, the Managing Director, Total Uganda Limited. The new TOTAL card is a safe, simple and smart way of managing not only one’s fuel expenses but also  other personal expenses while...
Economic Analysts have said that Uganda is showing signs of resurgence in its economy.  They say; 2017 was a difficult year for most African countries, especially after a long dry spell that brought about a decline in the agricultural productivity. It was a challenging financial year as well with...
Often times, it is challenging for several people to make money and uphold their businesses. Just as the years before, Forbes conducted a survey and its target was mainly towards 7 Ugandan  business men who are said to have founded businesses with an annual revenue of about $  50...
Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Minister, Hon Amelia Kyambadde has applauded Rosebud Flower Company among the fresh flower companies involved in international flower market, saying that the accolades from such sophisticated sector by the international community should be maintained by all actors in the same business. She noted in an interview...