Entebbe International Airport

Al Shabab terrorists use Entebbe airport to run their operations

  Intelligence reports have revealed that sections of Al Shabab fighters in Somalia have penetrated Uganda’s international airport whereby the members of the said terrorist group use the airport to run their activities at ease. We have also been told that the rebels use Nairobo as their base after Entebbe. The intelligence officers were also […]

Government to expand Entebbe airport

  Uganda government is preparing to expand Entebbe International Airport due to increasing tourism revenue collection. Tourism is the second largest source of foreign exchange for Uganda after remittances from Ugandans working abroad. Uganda last expanded Entebbe airport 20 years ago. The Transport and Works Minister, Eng. Abraham Byandala says the plans to expand Entebbe […]

IPU president is in Uganda

President Abdelwahed Radi of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) assembly arrived at EntebbeInternationalAirporton Tuesday for the 126th Parliamentary Assembly. Abdelwahed Radi Radi was welcomed by the Speaker of Uganda Parliament ms Rebecca Kadaga and the leader of opposition, Nandala Mafabi at Entebbe International airport. The IPU meeting will run from March 31st to April 5th at […]

Pioneer Easy Bus passengers ask Museveni to accept Besigye to take over power

  On Thursday I was with colleagues from Kampala Capital City Authority and we decided to join the fun fare in the Pioneer Easy Buses. I jumped to one going to Entebbe International Airport. The passengers in the bus were shouting and scorning the taxis they passed by. They started saying that change always benefits […]

Col. Kiiza Besigye returns home amidst security threats

Uganda’s opposition leader Col. Kiiza Besigye is back in Kampala. He arrived at Entebbe international airport on Friday amidst tight security. The tough talking security men and women denied him a right to greet his supporters at Entebbe Airport or to address them. The journalists were equally blocked from covering him. From Entebbe, Besigye who […]

Boda boda riders to demonstrate at Entebbe airport

Groups of motor cycle (boda boda) riders and operators have vowed to stage a violent demonstration at Entebbe International Airport because the government has banned them from accessing their airport. The government banned them on Tuesday, a decision that left many boda boda riders disappointed. Fred Kaggwa, a boda boda operator in Entebbe told our […]

NRM boss finds driver in bed with his wife

A driver of one of the top ministers in the National Resistance Movement (NRM) government was driving his boss to Entebbe International airport today and he noticed he forgot his passport at home and he directed his driver to take him back. When he reached at home his wife was bathing with soap on her […]

Lesotho commandos invade Uganda

Lesotho soccer stars called Lesotho Correctional Service (LCS) football club have arrived in Uganda on Wednesday.  They have come to Uganda to take on Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) FC in the CAF Champions League. The long awaited match is slated for Saturday this week. The contingent of 34 players and Lesotho football officials arrived at […]

Uganda’s Entebbe International Airport hits one million passenger mark

Uganda civil aviation authority has passed a million passage marks and now plans to double the figure by next financial year. In an exclusive interview, the public relations and communication manager Uganda civil aviation authority Iginie Igundura says Uganda has now emerged as one of the major Air destinations in Africa. Igundura said in 2010 […]

Entebbe International Airport wins Africa Routes aviation award

Entebbe International Airport of Uganda has again come on top of other African airports in the leading aviation awards for handling airport travel and matters commendably. The airport is managed by Uganda’s Civil Aviation Authority. Entebbe International Airport was yesterday declared the winner of the prestigious Routes Airport Marketing Awards at the gala hosted by […]