In commemoration of the International Day of the Girl Child, 14-year-old Esther Nakamanya was given control of Uganda’s leading financial institution, Stanbic Bank as acting Chief Executive for the day.
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Nakamanya takes charge at Stanbic Bank Uganda

In commemoration of the International Day of the Girl Child, 14-year-old Esther Nakamanya was given control of Uganda’s leading financial institution, Stanbic Bank as acting Chief Executive for the day. She chaired a meeting with Senior Stanbic Bank management and interacted with staff and customers. In her remarks, Nakamanya noted that during Covid-19, as the […]

ZooMoo, an interactive, children’s nature broadcaster, is significantly expanding its reach in Africa with its launch on DStv, the continent’s largest video entertainment platform.
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ZooMoo significantly expands reach into Africa

ZooMoo, an interactive, children’s nature broadcaster, is significantly expanding its reach in Africa with its launch on DStv, the continent’s largest video entertainment platform. DStv audiences will be able to access the channel’s extensive 450+ hours of children’s content, focusing on nature, conservation and education. The channel is launching on 1 October 2020 at 10:00 […]

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa in Uganda represented by Plastic Recycling industries under Rwenzori Bottling Company, this week signed a conservation partnership with the Tooro Kingdom to ‘Save River Mpanga’.
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Tooro Kingdom & Coca-Cola Beverages Africa join efforts to ‘Save River Mpanga’

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa in Uganda represented by Plastic Recycling industries under Rwenzori Bottling Company, this week signed a conservation partnership with the Tooro Kingdom to ‘Save River Mpanga’. The conservation partnership, signed at the Coca-Cola Platform at the UMA Showgrounds in Lugogo, Kampala, will involve clean-up activities to rid River Mpanga of plastic waste, and […]

Uganda joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International World Tourism Day on 27th September 2020, with a call for increased involvement of rural communities in the tourism value chain.
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Tooro hosts historical World Tourism Day event for Uganda scientifically

Uganda joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International World Tourism Day on 27th September 2020, with a call for increased involvement of rural communities in the tourism value chain. Held under the theme, “Tourism and Rural Development”, this year’s celebrations highlighted the benefits of including locals in tourism, especially the rural communities […]

Emirates Airlines, the largest airline of the United Arab Emirates has announced that it will resume passenger flights into Entebbe International Airport on October 1 after President Yoweri Museveni opened the airport for tourists.
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Emirates announces resumption of passenger flights into Entebbe Airport

Emirates Airlines, the largest airline of the United Arab Emirates has announced that it will resume passenger flights into Entebbe International Airport on October 1 after President Yoweri Museveni opened the airport for tourists. The Airline tweeted this afternoon that they expect to touchdown at Entebbe Airport at 1705hrs (5:05 pm). The Airline had suspended […]

The Innovation Village, through its EdTech Lab in partnership with Mastercard Foundation Young Africa Works and the Arizona State University Education for Humanity, has launched a business development programme dubbed ‘Future of Education’, a challenge with the aim to support businesses spearheading innovation in the education sector. 
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The Innovation Village launches ‘Future of Education’ challenge

The Innovation Village, through its EdTech Lab in partnership with Mastercard Foundation Young Africa Works and the Arizona State University Education for Humanity, has launched a business development programme dubbed ‘Future of Education’, a challenge with the aim to support businesses spearheading innovation in the education sector. The programme will be a highly selective and […]