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Skal Kampala elects new leadership

UGANDA (eTN) - Skal Kampala Chapter 611 last night held the mandatory annual general meeting, and after serving twice as Club President, Kainembabazi Sabiti, has stepped down, making way for Miss Mona

ICTP welcomes Uganda travel company, Trek Africa Eco-Tours

HAWAII, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia – The International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) is pleased to announce Trek Africa Eco-Tours, Ltd.

COMESA Business Council releases Munyonyo Declaration

Following the conclusion of the COMESA Business Forum, held alongside the 16th COMESA Summit at the end of last month in Kampala, the secretariat has now released the “Munyonyo Declaration” in whi

Sixteenth COMESA Summit of heads of state and government convened in...

Seychelles Vice President Danny Faure represented President James Michel at the Sixteenth COMESA Summit of the Heads of State and Government in Kampala, Uganda.

8th COMESA Business Forum gets underway in Kampala

UGANDA (eTN) - An extensive program awaits participants of the 8th COMESA Business Forum which kicked off today at the lakeside resort convention center of Munyonyo, ahead of the upcoming 16th Summit

Routes Africa announces Kampala 2013 dates

UGANDA (eTN) - The international Routes organization has just announced the dates for the 8th African Routes Development Conference to be held in Kampala, Uganda, next year.

COMESA amends dates for Kampala summit

The 8th COMESA Business Forum is an Annual Public Private Dialogue and Business Partnerships Forum, that brings together over 500 of Africa’s top business leaders, international businesses and regio

Tanzania’s Corridor of Destruction set to extend to Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - The environmental assaults on many fronts in Tanzania, often written about here and described as the “Corridor of Destruction” in previous feature articles, now seems to come home t

Kampala floods again amid reports of more deadly landslides

UGANDA (eTN) - This year’s rainy season, as heavy as it comes, has regularly seen key intersections and roundabouts flooded, but yesterday afternoon’s biblical torrent unleashed over the city was

Police take over hotel and mall security in Kampala, Uganda

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - As witnessed in recent days across the city, Ugandan security organizations have been seconded to Kampala’s leading hotels, malls, high rises, and even buildings under constr

Another lake disaster strikes in Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - Reports have reached Kampala that another lake boat has sunk in a storm in Lake Victoria on Friday night.

Amazing Race freelance producer meets tragic fate in Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - A reliable source from one of Kampala’s leading hotels has confirmed that Jeff Rice, a producer on the “Amazing Race” series, was found dead in his hotel room in, with the cause o

Gulf Air off to rocky start in Kampala

UGANDA (eTN) - A recent seminar for a very select group of agents and press conference for equally select media representatives by Gulf Air (GF) in Kampala seems to have served little purpose other th

Bickering follows IGCP meeting in Kampala

UGANDA (eTN) - The Greater Virunga Transboundary Committee meeting took place in Kampala last week, discussing closer cooperation and harmonized policies and responses to the conservation challenges f

CHOGM sins continue to haunt perpetrators in Uganda

(eTN) - The scandal is simply not going away and the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), once a darling word to boost hotel capacity and create infrastructure along the Entebbe to Kampal

Egypt Air getting back on course

UGANDA (eTN) - A regular source at the Egypt Air Kampala office was excited over the weekend, telling news that the airline had just taken delivery of a 6th brand new Boeing B777-300ER, which was orde

African Union Summit backs Uganda

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - The African Union (AU) Summit in Munyonyo, Kampala, has backed President Museveni’s response to the terror attacks by Al Shabab militias from Somalia on Ugandan territory and

Destination news: After Kampala terrorist attack, Tanzania keeps its security on...

TANZANIA, Africa (eTN) - In an apparent move to ensure that tourists visiting Tanzania are safe, the Tanzanian army said its soldiers are in full preparation to fight the Somali militant group of Al-S

African Union strengthens resolve on Somalia

KAMPALA, Uganda - Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam, has welcomed the call by the African Union to strengthen its role in ensuring stability in the state of Somalia.

AU mission in Somalia likely to be main theme of African...

Kampala - The African Union summit opens in Kampala on July 19 amid heightened security following twin bomb attacks a week earlier.

Uganda bombing suspects nabbed

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - Security operatives arrested several suspects and conspirators thought to be responsible for or connected to the bombings in Kampala while the World Cup Final was going on last

Kasubi Tombs in Kampala to be rebuilt

UNESCO officials were in Kampala last week to assess the situation surrounding the city’s only World Heritage Site, the

Skal Kampala annual general meeting set for March 31

The Skal Club of Kampala, Chapter 611, will hold their annual general meeting (AGM) on Wednesday, March 31, the last possible date under Skal International’s constitution.

Sheraton Kampala Hotel earns another award

The Federation of Uganda Employers has once again selected the Sheraton Kampala Hotel for one of their annual "best" awards, when bestowing the "best occupational health, safety, and security award" u

African Union summit coming to Kampala

The scheduled summit of the African Union is due to take place in June this year in Kampala, but has now been cast in doubt over allegations that the country is not paid up, mainly due to sections of

Google maps now available for Kampala and Entebbe

Intending visitors to Uganda can now access detailed maps of Kampala and Entebbe via Google Maps through their web browser, giving them detailed locations of hotels, restaurants, airlines offices, and

Court forces hand over of Hotel Diplomate in Kampala

The Honorary Consul of Pakistan to Uganda, Mr. B. Katatumba, was told by the Commercial Court late last week to finally quit his Hotel Diplomate and hand over possession to Mssrs.