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Arrival of Uganda Airlines Aircrafts to Boost Tourism – UTB CEO Ajarova

Two of the four commissioned Bombardier CRJ900 aircrafts have Tuesday morning landed at Entebbe International Airport as part of the much anticipated plan for the revival of Uganda Airlines. The aircrafts, that carry Uganda’s national flag on the wingtip, are expected to significantly boost the countries trade on the global market

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Patrick Bitature: How to Make Your Business Sustainable

Ugandan businessman and entrepreneur Patrick Bitature has shared tips on how business owners can make their businesses sustainable. Bitature is the founder and chairman of the Simba Group of Companies, a successful East African conglomerate, with interests in telecoms, energy production, mining, media, real estate, travel, and leisure. Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzIyE06fwYQ&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3yRSgqgp_YevxZ9rGW6RIyParKcmGpdJ5QsFJTJsVJzwUWHmj14N_7A0o "They

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Why Bobi Wine’s People Power Must Stop Shouting at Besigye, FDC

FDC's Amuriat on People Power Calls for Besigye to Back Bobi Wine: One of the most difficult currencies to convert or transfer is political support. This applies to the political market and because of this, genuine support for a political party or an individual can only be taken away through

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The Tower Post Joins Alice Dora Foundation in Campaign to Provide Boreholes to Rural Areas

Tower Post Media will be partnering with nonprofit organization the Alice Dora Foundation (ADF) in a fundraising drive to provide boreholes to school going children of Kayini-Kamyoka in Mukono District. The partnership was announced on Wednesday morning, just days to the commencement of the drive which is set for Saturday. According to

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Bigodi Wetland: Benefiting the Local Community Through Tourism, Conservation

A trip to Kibale National Park in Western Uganda is incomplete if you do not visit Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary. The Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary is part of the greater Magombe swamp, and adjacent to Kibale National Park, a few kilometers away from Kanyanchu visitor’s information centre. I and a group of journalists recently

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Bank of Uganda Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile and his deputy Louis Kasekende. Photo by Alex Esagala

FULL BRIEFING: Cosase BoU Probe Report’s Key Findings and Recommendations

Parliament’s Committee on Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (Cosase) has released its report on closure and sale of seven commercial banks by Bank of Uganda (BoU). The report is from months of a follow-up probe on a special audit report by the auditor general on the sale of defunct banks. The seven

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Uganda’s Second Liberation Struggle

It’s important that Ugandans, especially, the young people, clearly understand the political challenges that bedevil our country and how we ought to confront and overcome them. This piece has been prompted by the discernible misunderstanding as to what the current political struggles are about and what their trajectory is. How did Uganda,

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Phiona Mirembe Interview With The Tower Post

INTERVIEW: Meet Phiona Mirembe, the Lawyer Who Wants to Run For President

With less than two and a half years to the 2021 Presidential Elections, one woman has revealed her intention to stand for the country’s top most office. Phiona Mirembe, a Kampala-based lawyer, has decided to challenge President Museveni in the upcoming General Election. Mirembe’s decision, which she announced via her Facebook page

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Museveni Bans Sports Betting, Gambling in Uganda

President Yoweri Museveni has banned Sports Betting and gambling in Uganda, State Minister for Finance David Bahati revealed on Sunday. According to Bahati, the President directed government not to issue licenses to new sports betting companies in Uganda and that licenses of existing companies should not be renewed. Minister Bahati was speaking at

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