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FORTEBET LIGHTS UP NAKASONGOLA, LUWERO, MIGYERA WITH PRICELESS GIFTS

FORTEBET LIGHTS UP NAKASONGOLA, LUWERO, MIGYERA WITH PRICELESS GIFTS

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ForteBet, Uganda’s leading betting company over the weekend again did what it is good at-gifting its customers with priceless goodies. Hundreds of clients walked away with hundreds of free gifts that included brand new phones, T-shirts, jerseys, caps and many others. All these gifts were given out at all ForteBet centres in Nakasongola, Luweero, Migyera, Kakooge, Kiwoko and Kikyusa. Away from the above gifts, ForteBet also gave out many reflector jackets to bodaboda riders in Luweero. Talking to us just before the give-away, the company Brand Ambassador, Alex Muhangi, in company of the Media Manager, John Nanyumba, said that, “Every Ugandan is so special and deserves a lot from forteBet because they are the reason this company is number one in Uganda. Our clients have been part of the g...
Fortebet Real Stars Awards Recognises Best of March

Fortebet Real Stars Awards Recognises Best of March

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Fortebet Real Stars Sports Monthly Awards unveiled the standout performers for the month of March across various disciplines. All the Sports disciplines showcased their prowess at the African Games, earning well-deserved recognition. Lydia Namabiro emerged as the standout player in Rugby as her contributions were pivotal as the Lady Rugby Cranes Sevens secured an impressive fourth-place finish in the HSBC Challengers Series in Montevideo. Namabiro’s exceptional performance, marked by four tries, propelled her team to success. She takes the award ahead of Norbert Okeny and Peace Lekuru. In Football, the gong went to Hakim Mutebi, beating Hippos teammate Usama Arafat and Queen Cranes (Uganda U20 Women) star Catherine Nagadya. He was outstanding in Ghana, including scoring a crucial a go...
MTN Uganda Unveils New WakaNet Offers: Empowering

MTN Uganda Unveils New WakaNet Offers: Empowering

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MTN Uganda, the country's leading telecommunications provider, announces the launch of its latest internet offerings under the WakaNet Home Internet. With a focus on delivering high-speed internet access to cater to the diverse needs of Ugandans, these new packages represent MTN's commitment to advancing connectivity and driving progress across various sectors. The latest offers bring great value to customers with the WakaNet Router offer, priced at Ugx 130,000, includes a free router and provides users with high-speed internet at 10Mbps for 30 days. Similarly, the WakaNet Fiber offer, also available from as low as Ugx 130,000, ensures reliable connectivity with internet speeds of 10Mbps for 30 days. For those with heavier internet usage demands, MTN introduces the new Prestige Fiber p...
MTN Uganda launches computer lab for Gulu High School

MTN Uganda launches computer lab for Gulu High School

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MTN Uganda, in a strategic collaboration with Sense International Uganda, a non-governmental organization, has officially launched an assistive technology computer lab at Gulu High School. This groundbreaking initiative is set to benefit over 700 learners including 45 with visual impairment by providing them with digitised learning materials and specialised technological tools. The project is a key component of the Digital Access for Inclusion initiative spearheaded by the MTN Foundation, the philanthropic arm of MTN Uganda, aimed at fostering educational, employment, and entrepreneurial opportunities for the youth of Uganda. This support follows the successful launch of similar projects at Salaama School for the Blind in Mukono District, Ngora School for the Deaf in Ngora District, Masaka...
Café Bravo Fire, Police speaks out

Café Bravo Fire, Police speaks out

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fire gutted Cafe Bravo Restaurant at Uganda House on Kampala Roadies property worth millions were destroyed. The fire that engulfed the restaurant premises, started around 5 a.m. According to the police, their Fire Prevention and Rescue Services responded to the outbreak and successfully contained the fire before it could spread further throughout the building. Investigations into the cause of the fire outbreak are currently underway, with investigators actively gathering evidence at the scene to aid in determining the root cause,” said the police. The police also revealed that there are no reported injuries or fatalities resulting from the incident.
Kitara fc to face off Vipers in Uganda Cup Quarterfinals Draw

Kitara fc to face off Vipers in Uganda Cup Quarterfinals Draw

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FINALLY the much a waited match has been anticipated and the draws for the Stanbic Uganda Cup quarterfinals, Kitara and Vipers have found themselves pitted against each other once more, renewing their intense rivalry. The draw also features an all-Uganda Premier League showdown between BUL and KCCA, while Big League side Police, who reached last year’s final, will host NEC. Additionally, regional league sides Pajule Lions and Pakwach Young Stars are set to face off in what promises to be an exciting clash. Scheduled to take place between April 10-14, the matches will offer fans thrilling action with extra time and penalties if necessary to determine the winners.For Kitara, the upcoming match against Vipers holds extra significance as they seek revenge for a controversial decision in th...
NAMUNGOONA SOCCER TOUR ‘BLASTS’ FORTEBET PUNTERS

NAMUNGOONA SOCCER TOUR ‘BLASTS’ FORTEBET PUNTERS

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it was a better moment to remember over the weekend within kampala at Namungoona in nanasana municipality that the high-pressure Forte Bet-Alex Muhangi soccer tour. The football excitement, tension, anger and the big anticipation to win mega rewards left punters thrilled to the edge. The tour was organized by ForteBet in conjunction with the company brand ambassador, Alex Muhangi. The tour started with a give back to the community, specifically giving out mama kits to expectant mothers at Nabweru Health Centre III. The donation was handed over by Muhangi. At Namungoona playground is where the soccer battle rocked. Teams representing ForteBet branches then battled out in knockout encounters until the victors, Kasubi Gold Centre, emerged. These victors were prized with 500,000/=, footballs ...
Thousands welcomes  Balam as a minister in Hoima .

Thousands welcomes  Balam as a minister in Hoima .

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The Prime Minister of Uganda Rt Hon Nabbanja Robinah today officiated at the homecoming ceremony in honour of Hon Dr Balaam Barugahara, the newly appointed State Minister for Children and Youth affairs at Boma grounds in Masindi Municipality organised by the Community. The Premier commended the people of Masindi and Bunyoro at large for supporting NRM and President Museveni consistently and urged them to carry on. Nabbanja congratulated Dr Balaam upon this noble appointment and urged him to provide people centred and service oriented leadership to all Ugandans in line with the Principles of the rulling NRM Party. A cross-section of Cabinet Ministers, State Ministers, MPs, District chairpersons, Local council leaders joined thousands to welcome the newly appointed minister back at home.
South Korea Pledges Continued Support to Uganda for Agricultural Research.

South Korea Pledges Continued Support to Uganda for Agricultural Research.

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—The South Korean Agency for International Agricultural Development has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting Ugandan farmers in transitioning from subsistence to modern farming practices. This assurance was conveyed by Dr. Cho Ilho, the new Director of the Korea Partnership for Innovation of Agriculture (KOPIA) Uganda, during a meeting with Dr. Yona Baguma, the Director General of the National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO), held at the NARO headquarters in Entebbe on Wednesday. Dr. Cho succeeds Dr. Park Taeson, whose tour of duty runs out after five years in Uganda. Over the years, KOPIA has provided significant support to NARO, particularly in enhancing various agricultural programs aimed at improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers. Over UGX 7.5 billion has been inv...
MTN Uganda launch life-changing spring wells for Gulu City residents.

MTN Uganda launch life-changing spring wells for Gulu City residents.

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More than 8,000 residents across Gulu City are set to gain access to clean and safe drinking water following completion of four spring wells, thanks to a collaborative effort between MTN Uganda’s philanthropic arm, MTN Foundation and Safe Water Uganda, a community-based organisation. This initiative, part of the transformative MTN Changemakers Initiative that was launched in July last year, aims to positively impact communities by addressing critical needs and fostering development. The spring wells have been constructed in Pawel Central Cell, Pawel Ward in Laroo-Pece Division, Katikati and Keyi A in in Bar Dege-Layibi Division, and Lawiyadul in Laliya Ward Laroo in Pece Division with an investment worth UGX 19.9million. Speaking during the handover event of a newly constructed spring well...