Uganda’s former LOP Winnie Kiiza recognised, commends Parliament for upholding democracy

112 Views Hon Winnie Kiiza(L) receives her award from the Deputy Clerk The former Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Winnie Kiiza has commended Parliament for being an institution that promotes…

ENGIE Equatorial inaugurates game-changing Lolwe Mini-Grid in Uganda

129 ViewsMost advanced mini-grid in Africa sets a new benchmark for the future of energy access on the continent KAMPALA, Uganda, January 14, 2022/ — Fully integrated clean energy multi-utility,…

FIFA publishes Global Transfer Report 2021

159 ViewsNo fewer than 54,739 transfers across borders were recorded in 2021: 19,372 involving professionals (men and women) plus another 35,367 involving amateurs ZURICH, Switzerland, January 14, 2022/ — A total…

Queen Margrethe, Denmark’s unifying force, fetes 50th jubilee

183 Views Denmark on Friday fetes 50 years of Queen Margrethe II, an artistic, chain-smoking monarch who came to power in 1972 amid waning support for the royals but who…

Standard Chartered offers a Repayment Holiday of up to 75 days at reduced interest rate as low as 16% and loan amounts of up to Ugx 250 million with a guarantee to give response in 24 hours or pay Ugx 500k

131 ViewsKampala, Thursday 13th January 2022: Standard Chartered Bank Uganda unveiled its annual Repayment Holiday campaign encouraging its clients to take personal loans before 31 March 2022 to enjoy a…

COVID: France makes travel easier for vaccinated British tourists

193 Views PARIS (Reuters) – France announced it was slightly easing COVID-19 protocols for vaccinated travellers from Britain, dropping a requirement for proof of an essential reason for the trip…

Novak Djokovic: Australia cancels tennis star’s visa ahead of Australian Open

163 ViewsNovak Djokovic’s Australian visa has again been cancelled just days before the start of the Australian Open. On Friday, the Australian immigration minister, Alex Hawke, exercised a personal power…

Cyber attack takes down many Ukrainian government websites

218 Views KYIV, Jan 14 (Reuters) – A mass cyberattack was carried out on Thursday night on websites of the Ukrainian government, some of which were not accessible on Friday…

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta praised his side’s “fight, determination and brotherhood” after the 10-man Gunners frustrated Liverpool in the first leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final at Anfield.

160 ViewsNo Premier League player has been sent off more times in all competitions than Granit Xhaka (5) since his first season at Arsenal in 2016-17 Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta…

Chelsea eases past Tottenham into League Cup final

223 Views LONDON — Chelsea beats London rival Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 thanks to Antonio Rudiger’s first-half goal to complete an emphatic 3-0 aggregate triumph in the League Cup semifinal on…