Ethiopia’s Financial Markets Receive Boost
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Ethiopia’s Financial Markets Receive Boost

Addis Ababa, May 23, 2022: Ethiopia’s financial markets have been boosted by a series of announcements and commitments by Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Africa, a specialist development agency working to strengthen financial markets across sub-Saharan Africa. Launch of FSD Ethiopia and partnerships with Ethiopia Investments Holding enhances efforts to deliver beneficial development and financial outcomes […]

First Lady Expressed Gratitude as She Laid Foundation Stone
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First Lady Expressed Gratitude as She Laid Foundation Stone

Makerere University Kampala 17/5/2022. First Lady and the Minister of Education and Sports, Mrs. Janet Museveni, expressed her joy and appreciation to God when laying the foundation stone for the reconstruction of the Makerere main administration building and the other projects underway that will enhance the institution’s prestige as a centre for higher learning and excellence. […]

Janet Museveni Today Commissions the Iconic Bell Tower Reconstruction
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Janet Museveni Today Commissions the Iconic Bell Tower Reconstruction

Nearly two years after the close to the 100-year-old iconic bell tower of the Makerere university administrative building was engulfed in flames and caused widespread public despair, First Lady Janet Museveni will today officially commission the works for its reconstruction and other projects. For decades, any mention of the ‘Ivory Tower’ has been synonymous with […]

AfDB Group Chief Garners Strong Global Support for Africa
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AfDB Group Chief Garners Strong Global Support for Africa

Abidjan, 25 April 2022 – African Development Bank Group President Dr Akinwumi Adesina concluded a three-day official visit to Washington DC on Saturday. Alongside the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank, the visit included several bilateral engagements with stakeholders on African development. Adesina garnered broad strong support for a robust 16th replenishment of […]

Air Pollution from Tilenga Activities-Clarification
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Air Pollution from Tilenga Activities-Clarification

KAMPALA, TUESDAY APRIL 14th, 2022: The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) has noted several media reports regarding air pollution from the Tilenga oil project activities in Buliisa District. The reports indicate that “community members from five villages neighbouring the oil Central Processing Facility in Buliisa District have petitioned the Ministry of Health complaining about the […]

Equity Signs MOU with Uganda National Oil Company
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Equity Signs MOU with Uganda National Oil Company

Kampala, 13 April 2022. Equity Bank Uganda and the Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC), today, signed a Memorandum of Understanding, to facilitate and strengthen collaboration between the two entities in the areas of financing and enterprise development specifically for MSMEs, clean energy use and environmental conservation sectors. Also, financing will be supplied in support of farmers, […]