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President Museveni to youth: “Join Local Manufacturing”

President Museveni to youth: “Join Local Manufacturing”

President Yoweri Museveni has called upon the youth to join the local manufacturing industry in the country so as to create job opportunities and improve government revenue collections. The President…

Uganda: President Museveni Congratulates Kampala Sheraton Hotel on its 50 Years of Service

Uganda: President Museveni Congratulates Kampala Sheraton Hotel on its 50 Years of Service

President Yoweri Museveni has congratulated Kampala Sheraton Hotel upon its 50th anniversary of existence in the services sector in Uganda. The President also used the occasion to congratulated His Highness…

Uganda makes Pikotaro its tourism ambassador

Uganda makes Pikotaro its tourism ambassador

NAIROBI – YouTube star Pikotaro was appointed by the Ugandan government Friday as a tourism ambassador to help boost the number of Japanese travelers to the East African country. In a…

Tourism players want government to do more to promote Uganda

Tourism players want government to do more to promote Uganda

By Billy Rwothungeyo Added 7th October 2017 08:18 AM “The government recently hired PR firms to market Uganda, and even in just one year, I am seeing some difference. However,…

Uganda Lures World Investors to Boost Conservation Tourism

Uganda Lures World Investors to Boost Conservation Tourism

KAMPALA, UGANDA —  Home to half the world’s Mountain gorilla and 50 percent of world bird species, conservation tourism marketing remains a challenge for Uganda. In a first ever conservation…

Rwanda Announces Plan to lure More Tourists

Rwanda Announces Plan to lure More Tourists

Rwanda tourism revenues will double to $800 million by 2024 from the current $ 404million – Prime Minister Dr. Ngirente Edouard said Tuesday as he presented his government programs. While…

South African firm takes over Akagera Game Lodge management

South African firm takes over Akagera Game Lodge management

A South African firm, Mantis Collection, has taken over the management of Akagera Game Lodge in Eastern Province. Akagera Game Lodge, located in Akagera National Park, is owned by Rwanda…

Rwanda offers rich potential for tourism investment: PM

Rwanda offers rich potential for tourism investment: PM

Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente has made a case for regional and global investors to consider Rwanda as an investment destination, specifically tourism-related. Ngirente was speaking at the opening of the Africa…

BROWN LINKED TO IMPROPER TENDER AWARDING AT ESKOM

BROWN LINKED TO IMPROPER TENDER AWARDING AT ESKOM

JOHANNESBURG – Eskom has been accused of improperly awarding tenders worth over R1 million to Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown’s alleged longtime lover and close associate. The Sunday Times is reporting that Ingrid…