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Dmark East Africa to develop open source IT applications

Posted by on Oct 17, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

  Robert Ssemakula is the CEO of Dmark East Africa. He spoke to The Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba about the potential of Uganda’s IT...

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Pastor Happy Ngabo: On being `the war son’

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Pastor Happy David Ngabo gained fame for the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) weekly prayers he conducted as part of the ‘Free...

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Clean Cooking initiative targets Ugandan households with clean energy

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

  Alfred Kusiima is the national coordinator of the Uganda National Alliance on Clean Cooking (UNACC), a membership-based association that...

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Monalisa Umutoni: the self-taught top makeup artist

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Monalisa Umutoni, popularly known as Mona Faces, is a self-taught Ugandan make-up artist and among the biggest talents.  At 25 years,...

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Eleanor Nansibo Nabwiso: Young actress eyes global success

Posted by on Sep 27, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Eleanor Nansibo Nabwiso is an actress and producer known for roles in `Watch Over Me’ (2013), `Rain’ (2016) and `The Hostel (2011)’....

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Eleanor Nansibo Nabwiso: Young actress eyes global success

Posted by on Sep 27, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Eleanor Nansibo Nabwiso is an actress and producer known for roles in `Watch Over Me’ (2013), `Rain’ (2016) and `The Hostel (2011)’....

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Charles Ssenkubuge ‘Siasa’: Drama’s living legend

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Entertainment, Uganda | 0 comments

Charles James Ssenkubuge Renowned stage and movie drama actor Charles James Ssenkubuge aka Siasa is cocky, with a loud laugh, and a...

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Charles Ssenkubuge ‘Siasa’: Drama’s living legend

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Entertainment, Uganda | 0 comments

Charles James Ssenkubuge Renowned stage and movie drama actor Charles James Ssenkubuge aka Siasa is cocky, with a loud laugh, and a...

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SafeBoda driving passenger safety

Posted by on Sep 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Ricky Rapa Thomson is the co-founder and the executive director of SafeBoda, an ‘Uber’ for motorcycles based in Kampala. He spoke to The...

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Anita Beryl: Queen of the bridal

Posted by on Sep 14, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

For years, 31-year old Anita Beryl Ahikiriza has been designing dinner and bridal wear. In 2016 she was named Outstanding Fashion Designer...

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Regional markets key to Uganda’s poultry sector growth

Posted by on Sep 12, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

  Gian Conforzi is the commercial director of Biyinzika Poultry International. He spoke to The Independent’s Agnes E. Nantaba about the...

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PROFILE: Sarah Nkonge has formula for success

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Sarah Nkonge Muwonge rose to fame in 1998 when she was appointed as Kampala City’s first woman mayor. But she is largely an entrepreneur...

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Emily Mwebaze: News anchor who grabs life by the horns

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Emily Mwebaze is a senior news producer at Urban TV, a subsidiary of Uganda’s leading media company; the Vision Group.  It is the latest...

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Poor packaging and branding hurting Uganda’s cosmetic industry

Posted by on Aug 28, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business | 0 comments

Sandra Letio is the CEO of Pelere Group Limited. She spoke to The Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba about boosting local manufacturing in the...

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Col Abiriga Ibrahim; NRM’s yellow man

Posted by on Aug 22, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Col Ibrahim Abiriga is the MP for Arua Municipality who is popularly known as “yellow man”; a self-proclaimed diehard supporter of...

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INTERVIEW: Functional hire services gains traction in Uganda

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Tom Kiggundu Tom Kiggundu is the Managing Director of Fotogenix Limited. He spoke to the Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba about changing...

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George Mutaabazi: On why poor people are a problem

Posted by on Aug 16, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

George Mutaabazi, the chairman of Lwengo district, is a man of action. He came under the spotlight after flogging residents who are also...

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INTERVIEW: Most professionals in Uganda lack public speaking tips

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, News | 0 comments

Dr. Denis Akankunda is the founder and CEO of Public Speaking Uganda (PSU). He spoke to The Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba about the...

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KABENGE: Top lawyer and jack of all trades

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Julius Kavuma Kabenge, an advocate, has been a law don at Makerere University in Kampala for the last 26 years. He is also widely known in...

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ABILA: The future of legal profession is in technology

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

  Gerald Abila is the executive director of Barefoot Law. He spoke to the Independent’s Agnes E Nantaba about improving access to justice,...

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