Wednesday, October 17, 2018



Commonwealth Standards Network To Support UNBS, Small Scale Agricultural Producers

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards is collaborating with the British Standards Institution (BSI) under the Commonwealth Standards Network (CSN) Programme, which will support UNBS to ach...

Scientists Announce Breakthrough Against Banana Bacterial Wilt

Scientists from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) have announced a breakthrough in the search for banana varieties that are resistant to the lethal bacterial banana

Govt To Facilitate Planting Of 10M Trees Ahead Of Taxpayer Appreciation Week 2018

The Government of Uganda through the National Forestry Authority (NFA) is facilitating the planting of 10 million trees across the country ahead of the Taxpayer Appreciation Week . In a s...

Makerere University Acquires Shs11bn Modern Poultry Unit

Makerere University College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) has opened up a modern poultry unit at the Makerere University Agricultural Research Institute Kabanyolo (MUARIK...


MP Magyezi: ‘Poison, Death Reports Have Disturbed My Peace’

Oulanyah: National Medical Stores Fit For Purpose

Ethiopia Names 50% Female Cabinet In Government Overhaul

Excitement As UBA Donates Chinua Achebe Books On Visit To Fort Portal SS

Police Shuffles Divisional Commanders

Bududa Landslides: Govt Orders Immediate Release Of Shs33bn For Relocation Of Victims

Gov’t Begins Relocating Bududa Residents



Real Estate

Marriott International To Increase Africa Hotels

From the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) in Nairobi, Kenya, Marriott International Monday announced rapid expansion plans across Africa. Strong demand for select-service br...

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Gov’t Begins Relocating Bududa Residents

Oil & Gas

Total Commences Specialised Training Of Welders For Oil & Gas Project

Total E&P Uganda, the lead company on the Tilenga and EACOP Projects Thursday unveiled the first batch of welding students to be trained as part of the welders training programme launche...

Ugandan Firms Get Shs1.5 Trillion In Oil & Gas Supply Deals

Local suppliers are likely to earn over 150 billion shillings from supply of goods and services to the oil and gas sector in 2018. Petroleum Authority Executive Director, Dr Earnest Rubon...

South Sudan To Increase Oil Production After Peace Deal

South Sudan has announced that it will resume pumping oil next month in areas where it was suspended in 2013 because of the civil war. Production is expected to return to its normal avera...

Uganda To Announce Roadmap For Next Oil Licensing Round

Uganda’s Minister of Energy and Mineral Development, Irene Muloni, will lead a delegation of private and public-sector players from Uganda’s oil and gas sector to the Africa Oil Week 2018 wh...

Analysis & Opinions

Uganda Could Qualify For AFCON 2019 With A Win Over Lesotho In Maseru

Tuesday, 16th October 2018 Lesotho Likuena Vs Uganda Cranes At Setsoto Stadium, Maseru Uganda Cranes has a chance to seal the 2019 AFCON slot on Tuesday, 16th October ...