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Fakhruddin Properties | Affordable Housing Projects in Uganda

Jasmine Courts Apartments in Najjera is an award winning residential development project by Internationally acclaimed Property Developers, Fakhruddin Properties. This Award was presented by International Property Awards in the ...


UK Based | Tendo Serukenya Kimuli | T.S.K – Perfect Love (Official Music Video)

Introducing T.S.K! Tendo Serukenya Kimuli is a musician from South London who strives to bring about inspiration and joy through his music that is embodied in rhythm and soul. Outside of music he runs a podcast called #RootedAn...



CBC News | Alberta Installs Canada’s First Muslim Lieutenant-Governor Born in Uganda

Alberta’s 19th lieutenant-governor was installed during a ceremony at the legislature on Wednesday. Lt.-Gov. Salma Lakhani of Edmonton is the first Muslim in Canadian history to serve in the vice-regal position. Born and ...



Bloomberg News | World Remit to Acquire Sendwave in $500 Million Payments Deal

WorldRemit Ltd., a U.K. online money transfer company, has agreed to buy Africa-focused, app-based remittance firm Sendwave as the global pandemic intensifies demand for digital banking. The cash and stock deal is worth more th...


Judiciary | Alfonse Owiny Dollo – New Chief Justice of Uganda & Justice Richard Butera Appointed Deputy CJ.

Alfonse Chigamoy Owiny-Dollo is a Ugandan lawyer and judge who has been appointed the new Chief Justice of the Republic of Uganda replacing Chief Justice Bart Katureebe who stepped down after clocking the mandatory retirement a...



Military Coup | Mutineers Stage a Coup d’état in Mali

The news out of Mali’s capital Bamako – is that elements of the Malian Armed Forces began a mutiny today August 18th after soldiers on pick-up trucks stormed the Soundiata military base in the town of Kati...



State Dept | Financial Sanctions and Visa Restrictions against Ugandan Individuals Involved in Corrupt Adoption Scheme

Today, the United States imposed financial sanctions and visa restrictions on four Ugandan individuals for their involvement in activities that victimized young children in a corrupt adoption scheme.  Ugandan judges Moses ...


IAAF | Uganda’s Cheptegei Breaks World 5000m Record in Monaco as Diamond League Action Returns

World 10,000m champion Joshua Cheptegei announced the return of international athletics with a phenomenal world 5000m record of 12:35.36* at the Wanda Diamond League meeting in Monaco on Friday night (14). The Ugandan, who anne...



HealthWatch | Imperial College of London Covid-19 Vaccine to be Tested in Uganda by December 2020

The Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI) aligned with Imperial College of London to launch the country’s first COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial by December 2020. With the final internal processes and procedures underway, Pro...


Party Politics | NUP | National Unity Platform Welcomes DP Bloc Members Marks Heroes Day

Brief Statement by the NUP Leadership on the latest developments as captured from Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu’s Social Media handle. Today has been an incredible day! We received over one hundred eminent leaders into t...



Travel Advisory | Last Call for US/Canada Repatriation Flight to Uganda, IAD – EBB Aug 17th

Last call for US/Canada repatriation flight to Uganda. There are still a few seats left on the Ethiopian Airlines ET Special Charter flight from the US/Canada to Uganda departing Canada August 16th and Washington Dulles August ...



Kamala Harris – Biden’s VP Choice’s Story

Kamala started fighting for working families in the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office, where she focused on prosecuting child sexual assault cases. From there, she became the first Black woman elected as San Francisco...


Travel Advisory | Another Charter Flight Departs from UAE’s Dubai International Airport for Entebbe

Another flight of about 300 Ugandan Nationals and permanent residents who were stranded in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E) departed from Dubai International Airport Friday afternoon and arrived at Entebbe International Airport...



Opinion | President Museveni Responds to Social Media Followers in a Latest Bazukulu Missive

Countrymen, Countrywomen and, especially the Bazukulu. Greetings again from the old man with a hat. When I last sent out a missive, it was talking about the prominent Ugandans that had died and what I knew about them. These wer...



Phase II | Repatriation of Stranded Ugandans & Resident/Dependent Permit Holders – Flight to Uganda Monday, Aug 17th 2020

Ugandan Embassies in North America (Uganda Embassy in Washington D.C, Uganda Permanent Mission to the U.N in New York and Uganda High Commission in Ottawa) are working with an International Travel Management Company SATGURU TRA...



Virtual Skilling | The Impact of Blended Learning During Challenging Times By Simon Gillespie – Head of School, International School of Uganda

The Impact of Blended Learning During Challenging Times…A global pandemic has created an opportunity to rethink and evaluate how we use technology in education and the impact blended learning can have on students as they tran...




Zoom Events | The Women Of Purpose International (WOPI) Boston, Tune in Online 14th -16th August 2020

The Women Of Purpose International (WOPI) Boston Chapter is thrilled to extend a invitation to all well wishers across the globe to their 13th annual WOPI conference that will be brought to you this year via Zoom from the 14th...






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