Leaders to Gather at Coach Africa’s ‘African Excellence Summit 2021’ to Share Vision for the Future of Africa

Three-Day Business Summit to bring together continent’s top decision makers in hopes of driving Africa’s transition towards a purpose-first economy KAMPALA, Uganda., April 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Coach Africa is proud to welcome attendees from all corners of the continent for Africa’s #1 virtual business summit – African Excellence Summit 2021. The African Excellence Summit is an […]

Celebrities Make a Stand for COVID-19 Vaccines on TV Special

LOS ANGELES – President Joe Biden, former President Barack Obama and a slew of celebrities including Billy Crystal, Jennifer Hudson and Lin-Manuel Miranda are part of a special aimed at boosting COVID-19 vaccination rates.”Roll Up Your Sleeves,” airing…

Uganda: Govt Lists 1,300 Missing People

The government yesterday said it has arrested about 1,300 suspects in relation to the November 2020 protests and 2021 General Election violence.None of those picked up, however, is a security operative, although security forces, according to the govern…

Uganda: Nup Party Retreat Opens in Jinja

Newly elected legislators from the National Unity Platform (NUP) party will convene today at Jinja Nile Resort Hotel for the first time since the January 14 General Election.Sources close to NUP told Daily Monitor that the agenda will focus on guiding …

Uganda: West Nile Uncovers Tourism Potential, Tasks Govt to Act

West Nile’s tourism potential remains untapped over the years, with government and local leaders doing little to improve the sector, Daily Monitor has established.The available sites are in a dilapidated state with poor road connections and no signpost…

Uganda: Locals Count On Shs27b Bridge for Development

Construction works on the 11-kilometre Kisiro Bridge in Namutumba District are at 75 per cent completion, Excel Construction Company, the contractor, said at the weekend.The works, which started in 2019 at a cost of Shs27 billion and funded by the gove…

Uganda: Government Launches 150kms of Oil Roads in Bunyoro

Government has commissioned a network of about 150kms of roads in Buliisa and Hoima districts.The roads, which were rehabilitated to first class gravel at a cost of Shs26b, are intended to facilitate movement in Bunyoro Sub-region as the government mov…