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Equity Bank Uganda Opens Supreme Branch in Bugolobi

Equity Bank Uganda has opened the latest Supreme banking branch on Luthuli Avenue right opposite Nice House of Plastics. Among special features of the Supreme outlets include state of the art lounges, dedicated relationship managers, boardroom for customers to hold meetings, teleconferencing and videoconferencing facilities and free wireless Internet. Speaking at the

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Hima Cement Gets New Country CEO

Hima Cement has announced the arrival of a new Country Chief Executive, Mr. Jean-Michel Pons, who joins the company from LafargeHolcim Moldova. Pons replaces Mr. Nicolas George, who has been with Hima Cement since February 2018. Pons, who has been with LafargeHolcim Group since 2011, has worked in Russia, Serbia, Algeria, France

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Speaker Kadaga Puts KCCA on Notice Over Harassing Vendors

Officials from Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) have been put on notice by the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, over the persistent allegations of harassing vendors. Kadaga faulted KCCA over claims that it is dragging its feet on the renewal of their licenses, making them vulnerable to brutal arrests and crackdown

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Deported MTN CEO Wim Vanhelleputte Returns to Uganda After Presidential Pardon

President Yoweri Museveni has pardoned deported MTN Uganda Chief Executive Officer Wim Vanhelleputte and ordered the Immigration Department to allow him to return to the country. Mr. Vanhelleputte who headed MTN Uganda since 2016 was arrested and deported in February this year. A Deportation Order signed by Internal Affairs Minister, Jeje Odongo, deemed

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Barclays Bank Staff Donate Shs 43M to Paediatric Patients

Barclays Bank Uganda staff on Friday visited Bless a Child Foundation in Makerere Kikoni and handed over a cash donation worth Shs 43,076,853 that was collected during a fundraising dinner last year. The bank, which is part of the Absa family, has over the years raised funds to support Bless a Child Foundation, a non-governmental

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MTN Uganda, Salam TV Donate to Kasana Health Center IV, Bagalana Masjid Mosque in Luwero

As Ramadan enters its third week, Muslim faithful in the country are still receiving alms as part a joint Ramadan campaign by MTN Uganda and Salam TV. In two separate ceremonies on Monday afternoon, MTN Uganda and Salam TV donated items to Kasana Health Center IV & Bagalana Masjid Mosque in

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Coca-Cola Ranks as Africa’s Top Food and Beverage Brand in Africa Top 100 Brands Awards

Coca-Cola is the only food and beverage brand ranked in the top five most admired brands in Brand Africa’s 7th annual Brand Africa 100: Africa’s Best Brands. Coca-Cola was named as the fourth most admired brand in Africa, based on the opinions spontaneously recalled by consumers. The iconic global brand was also

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