GIZ Supports 45 SMEs to Upgrade Health, Safety
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GIZ Supports 45 SMEs to Upgrade Health, Safety

8, December 2021. The GIZ Employment and Skills for Eastern Africa (E4D) program through the Consortium of E360 Group Limited and LMS Certification Services Ltd have today launched a project to support 45 Ugandan companies improve their Health, Safety, and Environment standards and practices. The selected companies will participate in a value-adding, competitive and intensive ISO […]

AfDB Receives Gold Stevie® Award 2021  
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AfDB Receives Gold Stevie® Award 2021  

9 December 2021 – The African Development Bank received a first-place “Gold Stevie” at the 18th Annual International Business Awards virtual event, in recognition of the institution’s digital campaign showcasing its Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) initiative. The International Business Awards honored the Bank in the Best Video – Documentary category during an online ceremony Wednesday. TAAT’s wheat […]

Stanbic Holdings, National Housing to Develop affordable Housing
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Stanbic Holdings, National Housing to Develop affordable Housing

November 30, Kampala– National Housing, Stanbic Properties Limited, and Stanbic Bank Uganda have today entered a tripartite partnership to develop and facilitate Ugandans to access affordable modern housing, at a function presided over today, by the Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development. Under the terms of the partnership, National Housing will provide land to […]

Equity Uganda Launches Climate Financing
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Equity Uganda Launches Climate Financing

Kampala, 24th November 2021. Equity Bank Uganda has launched an environmental conservation and climate financing initiative to facilitate clean energy generation and increase the adoption and purchase of innovative clean energy technologies that directly impact people’s health, incomes and the environment in Uganda and other countries within East and Central Africa. The Bank is working […]

New Somaliland envoy to Kenya
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New Somaliland envoy to Kenya

New Somaliland envoy to Kenya Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Mohamoud ‘Barawani’ officially started his mission in Nairobi this week with a promise to build on the already strong ties existing between the two countries. Mohamoud who replaces  Ambassador Bashe Awil who quit in September to pursue other personal interests after serving for three years will be […]

MoTIV Wins Inaugural UNESCO Prize
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MoTIV Wins Inaugural UNESCO Prize

Kampala, Uganda: November 12, 2021: MoTIV, East Africa’s largest maker space headquartered in Kampala, Uganda has won the UNESCO–Bangladesh Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman International Prize for the creative economy. Established in March 2020 under the Mastercard Foundation’s Young Africa Works in Uganda strategy, MoTIV provides a holistic solution that fosters collaboration in an impactful and […]