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Boy, 16, shot dead in security operation to arrest father accused of deserting UPDF

His father and 15-year-old brother were also shot and injured by UPDF and police …

  

Simbamanyo asks court to reinstate Shs40b case on sold properties

The order had closed a case which Simbamanyo Estates Limited had filed against Equity Bank (U) Limited, Meera Investments Limited, Luwaluwa Investments Limited and the Commissioner…

  

Ubos to hold census next year, MPs query job rates

Ubos indicates that the 2022 national census will be carried out between August and September …

  

Government probes how Bobi Wine imported bullet proof car

Sources say URA wants officials to explain how the vehicle was cleared for use by Bobi Wine without security vetting …

  

Ex-ministry engineer freed over Shs7b LC bicycle scam

Kashaka was sentenced to 10 years in prison and barred from holding public office for 10 years …

  

Agent Banking- Service and Training Officer (1 Position)

Kampala, Uganda DFCU JOB PURPOSE: Reporting to the Senior Manager- Agency Banking, the role holder will be responsible for supporting the implementation of the training curriculum…

  

Senior Manager- E Banking (1 Position)

Kampala, Uganda DFCU JOB PURPOSE: Reporting to the Head- Alternative Channels, the role holder will be responsible for driving acquisition, onboarding, and utilization of the Mobile…

  

Relationship Manager – Corporate Banking (4 Positions)

Kampala,uganda DFCU JOB PURPOSE: Reporting to the Segment Head, the Relationship Manager will manage Corporate relationships within business segments through origination in line with targets and…

  

Protection Officer – Legal

Rhino Camp, Uganda Danish Refugee Council (DRC)
Overall purpose of the role:
The main purpose of this position is to support the quality, timely implementation of…

  

Chief Executive Officer

Uganda Aga Khan Education Services
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Aga Khan Education Services, Uganda is currently seeking to recruit a Chief Executive Officer for AKES, Uganda which operates…

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Tiger Woods hospitalised after car crash

No other vehicles or passengers were involved in the crash which occurred on a steep stretch of road known as a “hotspot” for high-speed accidents in…

  

Nile Special 5s Football Tourney on hold

The funders of the event know the pain that lies therewithin whilst many teams wait and have vowed to make the wait worthwhile …

  

Rajiv counts positives from KCB Nakuru rally

Power machine. Driving a VW Proto, Rajiv Ruparelia and co driver Enoch Olinga finished 12th and now have their eyes set on the Masaka Rally due…

  

Lwanga’s Simba devours Al Ahly, Mazembe face Al – Hilal test

It is a handball off Miquissone’s shot that earned Simba a penalty which striker Mutshimba Mugalu scored for the opening 1-0 win at AS Vita in…

  

Hippos confront Cameroon with Afcon progress in sight

The result means they go into today’s second game against Cameroon top of the group on goal difference with their opponents having edged hosts Mauritania 1-0…

  

Cops go top as ‘crisis-hit’ KCCA visit flying Eagles

The composure Abdallah Mubiru’s side showed in dispatching Bul 2-0 yesterday said a lot about their ambitions this season …

  

Kadaga vows to vouch for sports development

Kadaga added that Parliament once considered repealing the Sports Act 1964 but it has not been brought for first reading …

  

Slots increment draw Akope, Kasozi closer to Kenya Open

The Kenya Open became part of the PGA European Tour in 2019 with 10 places (two for non-Kenyans) for East African players from the Safari Tour…

  

Coach Ssimbwa says Mubiru deserved Chan job

The controversial but who would rather be called ‘principled’, Ssimbwa, tore through a wide range of topics with reckless abandon …

BUSINESS

  

Uganda ranked  second in ease of access to forex 

The country scored 67 coming behind South Africa, which, according the index, scored of 80 …

  

Informal border trade remains weak despite recovery – report

According to a report, cross border trade in Uganda collapsed from an average of $44m (Shs160b) in the first quarter of 2020 to just $1.15m (Shs4.19b)…

  

Uganda’s exports to DR Congo post record growth

Ugandan manufacturers have been searching for new markets for exports after encountering blockades in some markets in the region …

  

Uganda to sue Kenya, TZ over exports blockade

Government says it will seek solutions against trade related blockades during the EAC Summit, failure of which it will seek intervention of the East African Court…

  

Invest in more facilities to reduce long queues at immigration, labour agency tells govt

“If there is demand anyone with good intentions would increase the number of printers and stations or extend to districts,” said Mr Baker Akantabira, the UAERA…

  

UTB brand and push for tourism recovery

Government is seeking to earn $3b by 2025 from tourism but how this is done demands that work begins immediately …

  

Restructured loans hit Shs7.9 trillion

Under the Credit Relief Measure, the Central Bank seeks to allow borrowers deal with the unfavorable impact of Covid-19 on their ability to repay loans …

  

Namanve park power supply upgraded with 139MW

Uganda currently has an electricity generation capacity of 1,242MW but only 737MW is consumed, especially during peak demand …

  

Office occupancy rates drop, retail rebounds

The decline, according to Knight Frank, was due to a shift in business strategy, especially by corporate organisations, amid the increased need to operate businesses efficiently…

TECHNOLOGY

  

Risk of cyber attacks increasing, says report

The report authored by the Africa Cyber Immersion Centre Researchers, Milima Security and Serianu Limited, among others, assesses evolving threats …

  

Stakeholders to discuss making data a regular conversation

There is a need to broaden the discourse on the positive and negative impact of data to better understand key emerging areas …

  

Google Internet project closes in Uganda  

The balloons would create an aerial wireless network to provide Internet and telecom network connectivity to rural and remote areas …

   

Tech billionaire Elon Musk says he’s off Twitter ‘for a while’

SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk overtook Amazon boss Jeff Bezos to become the world’s wealthiest person last month, with a fortune estimated at $185…

  

Tips to deal with internet trolls from a cyberspace expert

It’s become common for people to create ghost cyber or social media internet accounts that are used to intimidate, stalk or even post revenge porn featuring…

  

US leading race in artificial intelligence, China rising: Survey

The United States leads, with an overall score of 44.6 points on a 100-point scale, followed by China with 32 and the European Union with 23.3,…

  

Miami’s successful pitch to tech firms: How can we help?

The latest arrival is New York firm Blackstone, which earlier this month rented a building for a technology unit …

  

Payment platforms anchor recovery on schools’ reopening

With candidate classes returning to schools, payment platforms recovered from almost zero to Shs70b …

  

We are progressing well with e-receipts, says URA  

The system was effectively rolled out on January 1, despite pleas from companies for an extension …

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