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URA partners with Airtel Uganda to ease tax payments

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URA Commissioner General Doris Akol shakes hands with Airtel CCO Amit Kapur to seal the partnership.

URA Commissioner General Doris Akol shakes hands with Airtel CCO Amit Kapur to seal the partnership.

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Taxpayers in Uganda are set to enjoy a reliable and convenient method to pay their dues to Uganda Revenue Authority following the launch of a brand new payment solution in partnership with Airtel Money.

The partnership that facilitates payment of all taxes will offer Airtel Uganda subscribers convenience, reliability and efficiency.

Commenting about the partnership, Airtel Uganda Chief Commercial Officer Amit Kapur noted that Airtel is committed to providing convenience to all of its subscribers.

“We are proud to be associated with the development of Uganda through partnerships such as the one launched today to ease the payment of taxes to Uganda Revenue Authority through Airtel money. With technology playing an increasingly critical role in every aspect of business, we recognise the need to accelerate digital inclusion in our services while creating ease and convenience for our customers”, he said.

Speaking on behalf of URA, Doris Akol the URA Commissioner General noted that partnering with Airtel on tax payments using the Airtel money platform will create ease for the tax payers. “This will help us increase our presence and tax base as URA while providing convenience to our customers for tax payments,” she noted.

To use this service, a subscriber has to first get a Payment Registration Number (PRN) from the URA portal, then dial *185# and follow prompts.

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Jubilee Insurance unveils club for mothers

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Mr Deepak Pandey, the CEO Jubilee Insurance addresses guests during the Jubilee Mum’s Club launch held at the Kampala Serena hotel on Tuesday.

Mr Deepak Pandey, the CEO Jubilee Insurance addresses guests during the Jubilee Mum’s Club launch held at the Kampala Serena hotel on Tuesday.

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Jubilee Insurance has unveiled a platform where all mothers; aspiring, new and active can freely share about their maternal moments at all extremes of the motherhood journey, from the hurdles to the treasures.

Dubbed the “Jubilee Mum’s Club”, it is expected to bridge the information gap by providing expert information for expectant mothers as it opens up the floor for mothers to engage with doctors, midwives, gynecologists, pediatricians, fitness experts, and various specialists on all topics concerning pregnancy and puerperium, care of the family, parenthood, and the mother’s general health and care, through articles, social media platforms and monthly gatherings for the mothers.

During the launch, the Jubilee Insurance CEO. Mr Deepak Pandey addressed the mothers, doctors and various specialists saying, “Motherhood is a beautiful journey that all women are privileged to walk. And so, to emphasize how precious this journey is, Jubilee Insurance is making sure mothers lack for nothing as they prepare for their little ones. There is no need to take this journey alone, we will hold your hand to the finish line with an extra set of hands.”

“The Jubilee Mum’s Club is part is driven by what’s at the core of our hearts as Jubilee Insurance; Customer satisfaction and well-being to combat maternal mortality and morbidity. For mothers under Jubilee, a 360-care package covering Ultrasound scans, pregnancy tests, blood tests, baby monitoring kits, doctor/midwife consultations and follow-up, training sessions, and a variety of vendors with the best mother-child care products await.” Mr Deepak Pandey added.

Jubilee is partnering with Surgipharm Uganda Ltd, Indulge Maternity Spa and Gym, Lato Milk, Mukwano Industries Uganda, Madrasa Early Childhood Development and Mickey kids collection to provide quality services to the mothers in the club.

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MultiChoice Uganda premieres two short films

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Multi choice Uganda last week on Friday premiered two short films.  The two films, “Promise” and “Ensulo” were premiered at the multi choice head offices in Kololo. Each of the one hour films were created in Kenya and will be showing on DSTV, Pearl Magic channel 161.

According to Joan Semanda, PR and communications MultiChoice said the premier of the two short films were in line with both DSTV and GO TV showing support for the Uganda film industry. “WE also encourage young students with passion in film making as either film directors or actors to pursue career as we are here to support them.”

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Ugandan cosmetic line, Minama launches new skin care product

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Ugandan beauty and cosmetics brand, Minama has released a new skin care product on the market.

The brand’s C.E.O Afsana Pey S.K has announced the release of its Minama skin oil, which goes on the market today, in Uganda and across the continent.

“Minama skin glow oil has really helped many of our clients and myself, particularly for ailments like Acne, blemishes, black spots, scars etc. It also clears your skin and leaves it glowing with that beautiful shine,” she explains.

When asked what was her motivation for setting up the skin care line, Afsana explains that she suffered with skin issues for a long time, and being as there weren’t many solutions available on the market, she decided to start up her own skin care line, whose many other products include lotions, soaps, creams and other cosmetics.

“I know first-hand how bad skin can affect you, especially your confidence, so I started the line to help others and myself. We have more products launching in December, and we can’t wait for all our clients, old and new to get their hands on this skin oil,” she concludes.



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