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Crane Bank to list on Uganda Securities Exchange in April

Thursday, 16th January 2014

Kampala- Ugandans will in the next three-and-half months have an opportunity to own Crane Bank after an announcement by the financial institution that the management is looking to list on the Uganda Securities Exchange (USE) by April this year.

Uganda coffee exports up 7 percent

Wednesday, 15th January 2014

South Sudanese refugee numbers hit 40,000

Wednesday, 15th January 2014

The number of refugees fleeing the raging conflict in South Sudan into Uganda has increased to 40,000.


The Uganda Red Cross and international relief agencies said the number of Sudanese crossing to Uganda daily by road in the West Nile districts of Adjumani and Arua is worrying and has strained available relief support, with a disturbing probability of the current figures reaching 100,000 by February.

President Y K Museveni's speech at the opening of the 5th Summit of Heads of State and Gov'ts of the Great Lakes Region

Wednesday, 15th January 2014

Ugandan soldiers were killed and others injured when the UPDF engaged the rebels just 90 kilometres outside Juba

Museveni meets S. Sudan's Rebecca Garang

Tuesday, 14th January 2014

RWAKITURA - President Yoweri Museveni held a meeting with Mrs. Rebecca Nyandeng Garang De Mabior, the adviser on human rights and gender of South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit.

EAC partner states start talks on uniform call rates

Tuesday, 14th January 2014

Plans to harmonise communication rates in the East African region have taken shape.


The first technical committee meeting for ICT cluster of Northern Corridor integration projects comprising of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, and South Sudan sat in Kampala yesterday and agreed to have both mobile communication, and broadband charges cut and unified.

Online gorilla trekking permits start as tour operators concede

Wednesday, 8th January 2014

The misunderstanding between the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (Auto) and Uganda Wildlife Authority could come to an end after tour operators agreed to the terms for the online gorilla trekking permits that became functional on January 1.

H.E President Paul Kagame meets the Ugandan Community in Rwanda

Friday, 20th July 2012

Kigali, 20 July 2012 Today at Urugwiro Village, seventy Ugandans from the Association of Ugandans in Rwanda (AUR) paid a courtesy visit to President Kagame. The Association which represents over 4000 Ugandans living in Rwanda began by expressing their appreciation for the welcoming environment in Rwanda.