She Cranes elevate to the next level after smashing Trinidad and Tobago

The Uganda female national team (She Cranes) have elevated to the next level in the ongoing 2023 net ball world cup after smashing Trinidad and Tobago putting a dominating performance to score a resounding 74-33 yesterday 30th July 2023 in Cape town, South Africa. The Uganda women’s national team (She Cranes) advanced to the next round of […]

Rwabwogo meets Russian investors to boost Uganda’s trade potential

Considering Uganda’s efforts to raise $6 billion by opening the Russian market to Ugandan food goods and attracting investments in industrial and agricultural sectors, PACEID, a trade-focused organization, plays a significant role in supporting export infrastructure and market research, leading to increased monthly export profits for Uganda. Odrek Rwabwogo, PACEID chairman, emphasizes the need for […]

President Museveni Urges Serbia to Partner in Adding Value to Ugandan Products

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, during his two-day official visit in Serbia, called for support from the people of Serbia to help Uganda achieve its economic agenda of adding value to its raw materials. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has appealed to the people of the Republic of Serbia to support Uganda to achieve its economic agenda […]

President Museveni Inaugurates Uganda Trade Hub in Serbia, Strengthening Bilateral Relations and Boosting Exports

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni inaugurated the Uganda Trade Hub yesterday 30th July 2023, “Uganda Connect,” in Belgrade, Serbia, with the aim of bolstering bilateral relations and expanding Uganda’s presence in the Balkans region. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on 30th July 2023 officially opened Uganda Trade Hub known as Uganda Connect in Serbia’s capital of Belgrade. […]

Uganda’s Industrial Growth Faster Than Projection

Uganda’s industrial growth has surged faster than initial projections. This remarkable growth, contributing to 26.5% of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) of $45 billion, has significantly bolstered the government’s strategies of import substitution and fostering an integrated, self-sustaining economy. Rapid industrialisation in Uganda is creating an annual job influx of approximately 1.2 million, thereby […]

South African Rap Prodigy, Nasty C set to perform in Uganda

South African rapper Nasty C, also known as David Junior Ngcobo Nsikayesizwe, is set to perform at the “Pop Up Beach Festival” in Uganda. The event will take place at the Lugogo Tennis Arena in Kampala on August 5th and 6th, 2023. Nasty C, a South African rapper best known by his stage name David […]

Uganda to host second G-25 Africa coffee summit, focus on value addition, domestic consumption

The 2nd G-25 Africa Coffee Summit (ACs) will be held in Uganda at the Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala, under the theme “Transforming the African Coffee Sector through Value Addition” from August 7th to 10th, 2023. The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry, and Fisheries, in collaboration with the Inter-African Coffee Organisation (IACO), stated in a […]

Health Ministry Receives EU-IGAD Mobile Laboratory to Strengthen Medical Surveillance in Remote Areas

The Ministry of Health has received a fully equipped mobile laboratory truck worth Shs700m from the European Union (EU) and the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD). The mobile laboratory will enhance the ministry’s capacity to conduct medical surveillance in remote and cross-border areas. The Ministry of Health on Wednesday 26th July 2023 received a fully […]

ICT Ministry partners with JICA to kickstart ICT industry promotion project in Uganda

The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and National Guidance partnering with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have officially launched the ICT Industry Promotion. The ICT Industry Promotion Project was formally inaugurated on Thursday, July 27, 2023, at the national innovation center by the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and National Guidance in collaboration with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The launch took place during the first Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) meeting held at the National ICT Innovation Hub. The JCC is the highest-level decision-making committee and consists of different stakeholders […]