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Photos: When President Museveni officially launched Uganda’s biggest hotel

President Yoweri Museveni recently launched the Pearl of Africa Hotel, which is now the biggest hotel in Uganda. In his remarks, the President noted that the facility will reinforce the tourism sector as he lauded the Aya brothers for their…

October 18, 2017

Lions Club in charity drive

By Our Reporter Lions Club International has donated several items to Salvation Army – Home of Joy, a centre for the physically  disabled. The team lead by Rizwah Qadri, the Lions Club district Governor delivered different items including food stuffs and…

October 18, 2017

22 Physicians complete clinical training course aimed at stepping up fight against cancer

Twenty-two Ugandan physicians recently completed a 5-day residential Neurology clinical training course at Nsambya Hospital as part of the East African Development Bank (EADB) Medical and Training Fellowship that seeks to step up the fight against non-communicable diseases and in…

October 12, 2017

Demystifying the Plascon brand

By Our Reporter A new paint company, Plascon recently emerged on the market. This after they bought out Sadolin Paints, which had been the biggest paint company for the last 55 years in Uganda. However, Sadolin has re-emerged on the…

October 10, 2017

Photos: Inside the newly opened Pearl of Africa Hotel

The Pearl of Africa Hotel, the biggest hotel in Uganda, is now open. The five-star hotel was officially opened at a glittering ceremony that was held on Sunday. Located on Nakasero Hill, the hotel has 253 rooms and 42 suites. It also…

October 2, 2017

Journalists treated to a fun day out at Ssese Island

By Our Reporter Journalists, bloggers and social influencers were treated to a fun day out at Ssese Islands in Kalangala District on Wednesday courtesy of Jumia Travel Uganda. From taking in the beautiful sights, to a ferry ride, it was a memorable…

September 29, 2017

Digital Impact Awards Africa 2017: Here’s the full list of winners

The 4th annual Digital Impact Awards Africa were held on Friday evening at Kampala Serena Hotel. Check out full list of winners below: DIAA Investment Leadership Award – Prof Maggie Kigozi Digital Brand of the Year – MTN Best Digital…

September 25, 2017

Top 6 travel destinations for Ugandans, and why they love them.

By Cynthia Tumwine Tourism is a big subject with so many layers that we could discuss and very often it goes hand in hand with travel. To be able to see and tour as many new places as possible and explore…

September 22, 2017

Top 5 easy to make Ugandan Snacks

By Cynthia Tumwine One of the most fascinating things about Uganda is its various cuisines across the country from the different regions. North, South, East to Western Uganda. Each region is characterized by a different type of food. Today we…

August 30, 2017

Over 4000 youth to participate in the 2017 National Scouts’ Camp

By Our Reporter Over 4000 youth have gathered at the Kaazi camping grounds in Busabala, Wakiso district for the annual national scouts’ camp. This was revealed during the official opening ceremony held at the camping grounds on Monday afternoon. According…

August 29, 2017