National Drug Authority Talks About Covidex Medicine Making Rounds In The Public

The National Drug Authority (NDA) the body responsible for all consumable medications on the Ugandan market has come out to talk about the covidex medicine that’s making rounds in public. NDA said that it was still gathering information about it before it would approve it. The herbal medicine is said to have been manufactured by senior scientists at Mbarara University-based…

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East African Community contemplates joint recovery ventures from effects of Covid-19

East African Community contemplates joint recovery ventures from effects of Covid-19

The East African Community is contemplating a joint recovery from the severe impacts of the deadly coronavirus. This joint recovery venture is aimed at seeing to it that East African Community economies are in position to rebuild and recover from the impacts of the pandemic through a cooperation amongst them. Mr. Juvenal Ndimurirwo the director of finance at the EAC…

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Business as usual at Elegu border despite Covid-19 travel ban

Business as usual at Elegu border despite Covid-19 travel ban

Despite the mandatory locks imposed by President Museveni to curb Covid-19, the business has continued as usual on the Northern Uganda border of Elegu, Amuru district. Business is in high gears at the border as cargo trucks keep on delivering goods to Juba which has left the police and army with the role of ensuring that Standard Operating Procedures are…

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Minister Frank Tumwebaze says Agricultural sector challenges can be solved if we work together

Minister Frank Tumwebaze says Agricultural sector challenges can be solved if we work together

Newly-appointed Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Frank Tumwebaze says Agriculture sector-related challenges can only be solved if we work together. According to, all the challenges that the Agricultural sector has been battling with can only be taken care of once we decide to work together and come up with means to combat some of these problems. Currently, the…

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Airtel Money users to benefit from Airtel Uganda – KCB bank partnership

Airtel Money users to benefit from Airtel Uganda-KCB partnership

Airtel Uganda customers to benefit from the telecommunication company’s merger with KCB Bank. Telecommunication company Airtel chose KCB Bank as its trust account holder for Airtel Money mobile financial services and is aimed at enabling the lender to receive even cheaper deposits. Due to this partnership, Airtel customers using mobile money will now be in position to attain unsecured mobile…

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