News Flash | Diaspora Business Breakfast and Why you Must Attend – Tuesday Dec 29th From 9am – 12:30pm

Posted December 20, 2015 by Ugandan Diaspora News Team in Diaspora Homecoming ~ 5,252 views



The Ugandan Diaspora Network will host its 5th annual Ugandan Diaspora Gala on Wednesday 30th December 2015. The main event will be preceded by the a Uganda Diaspora Business Breakfast on 29th December 2015.

The event on Tuesday 29th December will be held at Kampala Serena Conference Center’s Katonga hall and will start at 9am till 12:30pm. Topics will range from Mobile Money transfers, Real Estate Development, Dual Citizenship, Diaspora Banking, Diaspora Bonds, Diaspora Insurance and Diaspora Tourism.

Special presentations will include a Venture Capital firm based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Ms. Josephine Senkungo a senior US health-care specialist from the State of New Mexico and the Commissioner General – Uganda Revenue Authority who will articulate the URA – Diaspora Tax Policy among others.


The Business Breakfast will be moderated by the Patron Ugandan Diaspora Network – Dr. Maggie Kigozi. Last year the event enjoyed tremendous support from businesses and companies that target Diaspora Investment.

This year we shall also witness new partners like MTN Mobile Money Global Transfers, Uganda Investment Authority, Roofings Uganda, The Uganda American Chamber of Commerce, Synergy Partners Uganda, Uganda Revenue Authority, Bank of Uganda, Diamond Trust Bank, Post Bank, The Parliament of Uganda – Diaspora Desk, Western Union, Nile Breweries, Pepsi Uganda, Jomayi Property Consultants, The Clinic at the Mall and UAP.

The fee for the breakfast will be UGX – 50,000 shillings payable at the entrance. The event will kick off at 9am till 12:30pm please come and interact with the Diaspora business owners and developers while getting the targeted support.

For further inquiries please contact..Cell — or call — 0773212007 or 0794999898



Dear Participants,

Please be advised that all discussions we be led by our moderator — Patron Ugandan Diaspora Network-Dr. Maggie Kigozi.

To avoid monotony we are looking for an engaging style of discussion that will allow all players to get the necessary output from their participation.

For the first part we shall brief opening statements and later we shall invite round table discussion on various topics.

NBS TV will broadcast the Business breakfast meet LIVE and we hope to get summarized presentations for better traction.

Please endeavor to keep time so we can cover more ground as we do not intend to go beyond 1pm.

Key Discussions Points.

  • Tax Incentives – Diaspora Tax Policy and Property Tax
  • Investment opportunities in Agri-business and Real Estate
  • International Money Transfers – Diaspora Banking
  • Diaspora Tourism — Investing in Tourism
  • Capital Markets – Treasury Bills and Diaspora Bonds
  • Diaspora Medical Insurance
  • Dual Citizenship – Parliament of Uganda – Diaspora Desk

Confirmed Panelists.

Ugandan Investment Authority — Executive Director – Eng. Frank Sebowa

Uganda Wildlife Authority — Executive Director – Dr. Andrew Seguya

Head of Mobile Money – MTN — Mr. Andrew Rugamba

Head of Mobile Transfers – DTB – Mr. Samuel Muyingo

Uganda Revenue Authority — URA Commissioner General  – Doris Akol

Synergy Partners – Mr. Jaffar Tonda

Uganda Agri-Business Alliance — Mr. Edward Katende

Uganda American Chamber of Commerce — Ms. Meg Jaquay

Graeystone Investments — James Bot

Chief Financial Officer – SABC TV – Mr. James Aguma

Bank of Uganda — Speaker TBD

Roofings – Uganda – Managing Director – Mr. Oliver Olalani

Director Nursing, New Mexico – Dr. Josephine Ssenkungo  – Creating Financial Independence

Village Mall Clinic — Diaspora Medical Insurance – Mr. Ivan Lubogo – USA

Venue — Katonga Hall – Kampala Conference Center – Upstairs

Time — We shall start registration at 8:30am

Date — Tuesday December 29th – 9am – 12:30pm

Note – These will be interactive discussions.

RSVP – 0773212007 or 0794999898

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    Martin Roy Lukwago

    Thank you all.
    I hope to attend.
    Appreciate all organization.
    Martin Roy

    Kevin Byakutaaga

    Hello Everyone,

    This was a great meet, but alas,

    Uganda Tourism Board wasn’t


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