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brainchild Burson-Marsteller Rebrands to brainchild BCW     

brainchild Burson-Marsteller Rebrands to brainchild BCW     

  brainchild Burson-Marsteller, Uganda’s most awarded public relations agency, has rebranded to brainchild BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), embracing the identity of BCW, the world’s third largest full-service, global communications agency
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Manchester United Confirm Solskjear as Caretaker Manager

Manchester United Confirm Solskjear as Caretaker Manager

After sacking Jose Mourinho on Tuesday morning, Manchester United have confirmed that club legend Ole Gunnar Solskjear would take over as the club’s interim manager. A club state statement said Wednesday
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Host communities commend Dangote Refinery’s CSR initiatives

Host communities commend Dangote Refinery’s CSR initiatives

LAGOS - Impressed with the provision of communal infrastructures for their communities by Dangote Oil Refining Company (DORC) as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility service, traditional rulers and community
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Sexual, gender based violence victims to get free legal services

Sexual, gender based violence victims to get free legal services

Gender-based violence victims across the country will for the next 16 days get free legal services from the Uganda Association of Women Lawyers (FIDA Uganda). The aim is to bring the
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The New ACI Financial Markets Association executive committee led by Benoni Okwenje - (Far Right) ACI Uganda introduces initiative to drive financial literacy among disadvantaged communities December 3, 2018 10:21 am - ACI Uganda, The Financial Markets Association (ACI), a global body that represents interests of the financial markets community has announced […]
Child brides are much more likely to drop out of school and complete fewer years of education than their peers who marry later Africa Loses Billions of Dollars Due to Child Marriage – World Bank Report November 22, 2018 9:54 am - NAIROBI – Child marriage will cost African countries tens of billions of dollars in lost earnings and human capital, says […]
Graca Machel spoke during the 22nd Eminent Speakers’ Lecture of the African Development Institute held at the Babacar N’diaye Auditorium in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire Do not just be at the Table, Redesign the Table, Ģraça Machel Tells African women November 22, 2018 9:44 am - ABIDJAN – Dame Graça Machel, one of Africa’s foremost advocates for the rights of women and children, has called on […]
L-R: Albert Nga (L) GOtv Marketing Manager and Tina Wamala (R) PR and Communications Manager unveil the new bundled offer for GOtv subscribers this festive season 2018 ,the announcement was made today at MultiChoice Uganda offices in Kololo, Kampala GOtv Uganda launches Festive Campaign November 12, 2018 9:28 am - GOtv Uganda has launched a campaign dubbed ‘Welcome Home’, that seeks to promote the pay Tv’s wide range of entertainment […]
Women At Risk International Foundation Goes Live with SAP® People Connect 365 to Transform Africa Women’s Lives November 7, 2018 12:54 pm - SAP SE has announced that the Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF), a nonprofit that combats sexual violence, rape and human […]
Huawei has today boosted the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon with UGX250 million towards maternal health in Uganda. Huawei boosts MTN Kampala Marathon with UGX250 Million  October 31, 2018 12:44 pm - Huawei has today boosted the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon with UGX250 million towards maternal health in Uganda. The confirmation and […]
Leon Kiptum has joined Betway Kenya as the country manager Betway Kenya Appoints New Country Manager October 30, 2018 3:37 pm - Leon Kiptum, formerly Head of Digital &Transaction Banking in Sidian Bank has joined Betway as the country manager. He replaces […]
American rapper Kanye West, who was recently in Uganda on a private visit, is set to return to Uganda in January 2019. Kanye West coming back to Uganda, to be named tourism ambassador October 30, 2018 3:12 pm - American rapper Kanye West, who was recently in Uganda on a private visit, is set to return to Uganda in […]
Makerere University Vice Chancellor Professor Barnabas Nawangwe talking to French Ambassador to Uganda Stephanie Rivoal Support Minority Groups to Overcome Poverty, Government Advised October 26, 2018 4:11 pm - Development experts have noted that Uganda may not achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals unless government implements programmes and […]
Stanbic Blue Weekends Stanbic Blue Weekends partners with Kampala Fashion Week, Oktoberfest for September September 26, 2018 11:24 am - Stanbic Blue Weekends has partnered with two major social events for the September edition of the promotion. This month, attendees […]
The search for the winner of Discovery Channel's second consecutive 'Don't Stop Wondering' award category at the seventh annual Jozi Film Festival has begun Discovery Channel Announces The Top 10 Finalists for 2018 July 31, 2018 2:33 pm - The search for the winner of Discovery Channel’s second consecutive ‘Don’t Stop Wondering’ award category at the seventh annual Jozi […]
Disabled People want tax on social media abolished July 6, 2018 3:01 pm - BY SAMUEL NABWIISO KAMPALA, UGANDA-  Although President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has defended the imposition of a Ush200 per day tax […]
Mobile Money dealers to meet in Nigeria over deepening trade July 6, 2018 10:58 am - BY EABW REPORTER KAMPALA, UGANDA- With Uganda having already slapped a 1% tax on Mobile Money transactions, a tax that […]
Smile Telecom to pay “Social Media Tax” for its customers July 3, 2018 12:10 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- Smile Telecom has announced that it will pay the OTT tax popularly reffered to as […]
MEDIA and CULTURE: Most Influential people in Africa revealed July 3, 2018 11:05 am - BY EABW REPORTER LOS ANGELES, United States, The executive team and selection committee of the Most Influential People of African […]
Centenary Bank Announces Partnership with KCCA for 2018 City Festival June 22, 2018 11:52 am - BY EABW REPORTER KAMPALA, UGANDA – Centenary Bank, Uganda’s leading commercial microfinance Bank, has announced its Ushs. 10m sponsorship of […]
Uganda legislators want elderly funds increased May 30, 2018 1:28 pm - BY SAMUEL NABWIISO KAMPALA, UGANDA- Members of Parliament under the Uganda Parliamentary Forum on Social Protection (UPFSP) are dissatisfied that […]
1000 benefit from Merck training February 3, 2016 12:00 am - KAMPALA, Uganda -Over 1000 medical students at Makerere College of Health Sciences are expected to benefit from an annual European […]
Cooking made healthier February 3, 2016 12:00 am - KAMPALA, Uganda–There is money to be made in finding cooking methods that do not severely deplete forest cover and cause […]
Almonds keep the heart strong February 3, 2016 12:00 am - KAMPALA, UGANDA – In the olden times things such as fruits, nuts, herbs, leaves, seeds and the like were treasured […]