Friday, October 18, 2019




Top Stories


Museveni: Bobi Wine Is An Enemy Of Uganda’s Prosperity

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has called his leading critic, musician-turned-politician, Bobi Wine, an "enemy of the country's prosperity", in an interview with the BBC. T...

Travel & Tourism

FeaturedNewsTourism & Travel

Busoga’s 22 Year Old Accountant Crowned Miss Tourism 2019

Phiona Bridget Kyeru, 22, an Accountant from Busoga region has been crowned new Miss Tourism Uganda 2019/20, beating 24 contestants at the Grand finale held at Serena Hotel, Kampala on Frid...

Analysis & OpinionsEntrepreneurshipFeaturedTourism & Travel

Wekesa Tips Investors On How To Successfully Do Business In Tourism Industry

Tourism industry is a key foreign exchange earner for Uganda. Tourism is no doubt one of the main sectors of the economy. According to the Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Uganda received 1.8 m...

FeaturedNewsTourism & Travel

Museveni Persuades Commonwealth Parliamentary Delegates To Stay & Explore Uganda’s Beauty

President Yoweri Museveni yesterday hosted a state dinner in honour of heads of delegations attending the Commonwealth parliamentary conference, 2019 at State House Entebbe. “I persuade...

International NewsTourism & Travel

Africa Ranked 2nd Fastest Growing Tourism Region In The World

Travel and tourism remained one of the key growth drivers of Africa's economy, contributing 8.5% of the GDP in 2018; equivalent to $194.2 billion.  According to the 2019 Jumia Hospi...

FeaturedNewsTourism & Travel

Kagingo Urges Ugandans To Use Social Media To Market Uganda As 2019 Miss Tourism Contestants Are Unveiled

Over 30 contestants Miss Tourism for the 2019/20 crown from 12 regions of Uganda have been unveiled. The event took place on Saturday September 13, 2019 at Serena Hotel, Kampala and it ...

FeaturedInternational NewsTourism & Travel

International Tourism Up 4% In First Half Of 2019

International tourist arrivals grew 4% from January to June 2019, compared to the same period last year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer published ahead of the 23rd Wo...

FeaturedTourism & Travel

Kadaga Urges Govt To Promote Local Tourism

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has asked government to pick interest in developing local tourism sites like Kagulu rock in Buyende District. “Sites like Kagulu rock need to be de...