Markets

AfDB’s economic outlook shows decline in regional economies

The African Development Bank has expanded its flagship publication, the African Economic Outlook, with five regional reports. The regional economic studies were released in Tunis (North Africa), Abidjan (West and Central Africa), Nairobi (Eastern Africa) and Pretoria (Southern Africa). “By offering regional approaches for the first time, we want to leverage the Bank’s expertise and […]

Markets

Ratify Continental Free Trade Area AU council calls

KIGALI, Rwanda– The African Union’s Executive Council called for a massive ratification of the agreement establishing the Continental Free Trade Area. Speaking at the opening session of the Council meeting, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and East African Community and Chairperson of African Union Executive Council, Louise Mushikiwabo said that the signing of the […]

Leisure

Ugandan music stars become political capital for parties

JINJA, Uganda—Political tides are changing in Ugandan politics as political parties become more innovative in rallying support for their parties and candidates using the country’s popular music icons. Previously despised and under looked as rogue elements in society, musician in the recent part have become huge political capital for politicians and the affluent in Ugandan, […]

Agribusiness

Make coffee farming attractive to the youth government told

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Can City Oilers make history?

Kampala, Uganda-Best of seven finals fixture Falcons vs City Oilers KCCA Leopards vs UCU Lady Canons They have emerged champions right from third division four years ago through second division to qualifying to play in the national basketball league last season, now City Oilers are eying becoming champions of Uganda’s topflight basketball league on their […]

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CNOOC to tap Bunyoro talent

Kampala, Uganda-Oil and gas exploration firm China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) is going to help Bunyoro Kingdom nurture the abundant talents through sports, Zakalia Lubega, Corporate Social Responsibility Manager at CNOOC said. He was speaking during the finals of the second edition of CNOOC Bunyoro Amasaza Cup that concluded recently. “For the second year […]

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MOVIE: Spying on Susana at Cineplex

KAMPALA, UGANDA- When movie director Robert Nkambo, announced at the premiere of Spying on Susana in August that he would soon screen at Cineplex, few believed him. The first ever Ugandan comedy, Spying on Susana, will be screened from December 6th, 7th, 8th and 13th, 14th 15th at Uganda’s top cinema Cineplex.The high class movie, […]