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Taxify Ventures into Boda Boda Business

Taxify an international  urban ride-sharing platform founded has ventured into the semingly lucrative organized boda-boda business. On this one. a passenger uses a taxify app on his /her phone to order for a boda boda to his preferred destination. The local boda boda operators are most likely going to face competition given

Jambojet expands to Uganda

Jambojet is set to expand its wings in East Africa with the launch of a double daily flight between Entebbe and Nairobi, Kenya on 14th February, 2018. This will see the Nairobi basedbudget airline become the first regional low cost airline with an introductory fare of USD 116 (incl. taxes) one-way.Customers

New Investment Company: Xeno, Launches in Kampala

Xeno, a new investment company has launched in Uganda. XENO uses technology to provide investment advice and management to individuals and institutions using an OnlinePlatform ( On the platform, one can save for education, wealth, retirement pr anything they deem fit. How Exactly the Platform Works A person visits the xeno platform ( and

DTB receives Bancassurance licence from IRA

Following the amendment of the financial institutions Act, the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) has today issued a bancassurance licence to Diamond Trust Bank. The licence means that DTB can now freely offer insurance policies to its customers and the public. DTB has partnered with Jubilee Insurance to launch Bancassurance. The Bank received

Tuskys Uganda staff set for training exchange programme

Regional retailer Tusker Mattresses has announced plans to unveil a training exchange programme for Ugandan nationals seeking to advance their careers in retail management. Commencing January next year, the retailer’s Tuskys Uganda subsidiary will nominate and send a cohort of entry level and mid-level management trainees to undertake an all-expense paid

Kampala Prostitutes Offer Mega Festive Discounts

Going by this development, the year 2017 has not been a struggle-financially for blue collar employees but also for professional commercial sex workers also known as prostitutes. And as the year climaxes, sex workers have devised means to survive during this festive season. Interesting news from brothels in Kampala and

Meet Faridah Nabukenya Who Has Invested A Fortune To Train Professional Babysitters For Hire

Getting a professional babysitter or nanny has remained a nightmare to most families in Uganda considering horrifying experiences of torture, neglect and abuse that babies and children have encountered in the hands of such inhumane babysitters. It is against that background that several mothers have preferred to take care of their

Coca-Cola Hosts Uganda Export Promotion Board ED At Plastic Recycling Industries

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Uganda has today hosted Dr. Elly Twineyo Kamugisha, the Executive Director of Uganda Export Promotions Board at Plastic Recycling Industries Nakawa, where they recycle plastic waste. Speaking on behalf of CCBA Uganda, Mr. Simon Kaheru, the Director Public Affairs and Communications said “As CCBA, we are committed to

Victoria University Starts Receiving Sudhir Ruparelia School Fees Grant Applications

Victoria University Kampala has announced that they are now receiving applications for Dr Sudhir Ruparelia Scholarship Grant which were recently introduced in August this year by the university to benefit needy but academically powerful students. Eligible for this scholarship are high school leavers who are looking at advancing their education at