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Donald Trump to battle Hilary Clinton in First Presidential Debate 2016

Donald Trump to battle Hilary Clinton in First Presidential Debate 2016

Republican Candidate Donald Trump faces off Democrat candidate Hilary Clinton in the first of  four series of  2016 Presidential debates to be held on Monday 26th September 2016 at 9.00 pm ET for 90 minutes with no commercial brake!  The highly anticipated showdown takes center stage at Hofstra University, New Hampshire with experts estimating viewership […]

Rotarians build 400m state of the art hospital in Mukono

Rotarians build 400m state of the art hospital in Mukono

Residents in Mukono municipality have more reason to smile following the Rotary Club of Kampala constructing a modern health facility to cater for their health needs. The hospital worthy over Uganda shillings 400 million will go a long way in supplementing government efforts on improving health delivery in the country. Ranked the third best in […]

Who is the ‘Samwyiri’ in the midst of the #FreeSamwyiri outrage?

Who is the ‘Samwyiri’ in the midst of the #FreeSamwyiri outrage?

Tusiime Samson alias ‘Samwyiri’ a blogger and founder of Veritas Interactive has up until now been best known as proprietor of SchoolPlus, a new generation school Information system. The former Makerere University Business School student, now detained by Uganda Police for allegedly wearing and distributing T-shirts with Kizza Besigye’s image, is the center of attention […]

Buganda Kingdom Marks 50 years of Lubiri attack

The Buganda Kingdom commemorated the 50th anniversary of the historical assault on the palace, on the orders of the then of Uganda, Milton Obote, triggering the 1966 crisis. Kabaka Edward Muteesa II, the president of the post Colonial Uganda escaped narrowly and fled into exile, after three years of what Obote openly called a puppet government. The attack sparked […]

Ruling of Capital Gains Tax case Tullow oil against Uganda Revenue Authority before Tax Appeals Tribunal

Download file of full ruling here THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA IN THE MATTER OF THE TAX APPEALS TRIBUNAL TAT APPLICATION NO. 4 OF 2011   TULLOW UGANDA LIMITED TULOW OPERATIONAL PTY LTD    ………………………………… APPLICANTS VERSUS UGANDA REVENUE AUTHORITY ………………………….……..……  RESPONDENT   RULING   This ruling is in respect of an application brought by the applicants […]

Where to Buy a Set Top Box for Digital Migration in Uganda

Where to Buy a Set Top Box for Digital Migration in Uganda

  The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has type-approved Free-to-Air Set Top Boxes (STBs) or Decoders for Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting in Uganda. Details of vendors dealing in Type Approved STBs can be found on the UCC website: www.ucc.co.ug an abstract is provided below: BRAND MODEL COMPANY ADDRESS CONTACT PERSON CONTACT ADDRESS   FINLUX FX500HD Syscorp International  […]

Uganda Communications Commission bans adverts by witchdoctors

WARNING AGAINST MISUSE OF AIRWAVES THROUGH WITHCRAFT PROMOTION   The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) is the regulator of the communications sector in Uganda. The sector includes broadcasting, telecommunications, film and postal/courier services.   The Commission has noted with concern that various media houses usually host witch doctors/traditional doctors who engage in discussions that promote witchcraft […]

The Balanced Scorecard Institute of Africa Joins Palladium Group, Inc.’s Affiliate Program to become Palladium’s Eastern Africa Franchise

Press Release BOSTON, MA – September 23, 2013 – Palladium Group, Inc., the global leader in strategy execution consulting, and the creators of the balanced scorecard is pleased to announce that The Balanced Scorecard Institute of Africa, a division within Strategic Leadership Centre International, has joined Palladium Group’s Affiliate Program – which brings the benefits of Palladium’s strategy execution frameworks […]

Commonwealth Finance Ministers to meet in Washington DC

Press Release London, 4 October 2013 – Commonwealth finance ministers will meet in Washington DC on 9 October in the margins of the 2013 International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meetings.   The ministers will represent Commonwealth countries from Africa, Asia, Caribbean and Americas, Europe and Pacific. They will discuss economic and policy issues focusing on […]

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