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CCBA Invests $8.35M in New Manufacturing Line

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (Uganda) has today officially broken ground for a brand new US$8.35million (UGX 30.7billion) Manufacturing Line to bottle more. The new bottling line at the Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (Uganda) Namanve site operated by Century Bottling Company will have a capacity of producing 24,000 bottles an hour, accelerating the production

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Safeboda vs Taxify Boda: Uganda’s Top Motorcycle Hailing Services Compared

The recent trends and developments in Uganda’s technology industry have brought about a number of advancements and changes where at least six taxi hailing apps have been introduced to the Ugandan market. These apps have since eased the process through which one has to go in order to hire a private

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Coca-Cola, Mercy Corps Celebrate Youth Empowered Through the ‘YES’ Initiative

The Coca-Cola System in Uganda (The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation and Century Bottling Company), together with Mercy Corps is today celebrating the benefits of the YES! Initiative. Launched in 2015, the three year program has provided training and links to both employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for over 2000 youth in Kawempe Division,

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Thousands of Sickle Cell Patients to benefit From 2018 Kabaka Run

Mr. V.G. Somasekhar, the Airtel Uganda Managing Director, has applauded the thousands of Ugandans who braved the rain last weekend to participate in the 2018 Airtel Kabaka run. “This year, we registered almost double the participants we registered in 2017. This, to us, is an affirmation that our partnership with the

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Andrew Mwenda: Inconvenient Facts about Educated Ugandans

Kikuubo is the epicenter of Uganda’s business activity, especially local business. You go there as 11am on Monday or 11pm on Sunday and the place will be busy like a beehive - people selling in shops, others loading lorries with goods to take to South Sudan, Congo, Rwanda and other

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Airtel Contributes Shs 50M Towards this Year’s Kabaka’s Birthday Celebrations

As part of its five-year partnership with Buganda kingdom, Airtel Uganda has this morning handed over a contribution of UGX 50,000,000/- towards the birthday celebrations of the Kabaka of Buganda, Ssabasajja Ronald Muwenda Mutebi. The partnership with Buganda Kingdom supports four of its main annual activities including the Kabaka’s birthday celebrations,

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Record Breaking Numbers Turn Up For 2018 Airtel Kabaka Birthday Run

More than 40,000 brave runners braved the heavy rains to take part in the 2018 edition of the Airtel Kabaka birthday run that took place yesterday. This year’s run also celebrated 25 years of the Kabaka’s coronation anniversary. The runthat was flagged off at 7.00am by the Kabaka of Buganda; Ssabasajja Ronald

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Vivo Energy’s Tweddeko Named Best CSR Campaign in PRAU Awards

Vivo Energy Uganda, the distributor and marketer of Shell branded fuels and lubricants in Uganda has received the award for best corporate social responsibility campaign for its 2017 Road Safety Campaign Tweddeko. The Tweddeko - Every life matters campaign was aired on NTV Uganda three times, every week day, and it

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