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ITHUBA UGANDA ANNOUNCES THE FIRST LOTTO DRAW RESULTS | JACKPOT ROLLS OVERTO AN ESTIMATED UGX 1.001 BILLION FOR NEXT DRAW

ITHUBA UGANDA ANNOUNCES THE FIRST LOTTO DRAW RESULTS | JACKPOT ROLLS OVERTO AN ESTIMATED UGX 1.001 BILLION FOR NEXT DRAW

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ITHUBA Uganda, the proud operator of the Uganda National Lottery, is excited to announce the results of the first LOTTO draw held on 8 June 2024. The excitement continues as the UGX 1 Billion jackpot rolls over, creating even more anticipation with an estimated UXG 1.001 Billion up for grabs in the next draw which will be the 12 th June 2024." Congratulations to the 51 winners of the first LOTTO draw. 1 winner won UGX 179,800 by matching 3 numbers and a bonus ball, 30 winners won UGX 10,000 by matching 3 numbers and 20 winners won UGX 4,000 by matching 2 numbers and a bonus number. A rollover occurs when the jackpot is not won in a draw, meaning the prize money rolls over to the next draw, increasing the potential winnings. This feature adds an extra layer of excitement and anticipati...
FORTEBET ROCKS BWERA, KASESE, MPONDWE, HIMA WITH PRICELESS GIFTS

FORTEBET ROCKS BWERA, KASESE, MPONDWE, HIMA WITH PRICELESS GIFTS

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FORTEBET ROCKS BWERA, KASESE, MPONDWE, HIMA WITH PRICELESS GIFTS ForteBet clients in Bwera, Hima, Mpondwe and Kasese will include last weekend as another time to remember! Over 1000 clients received ForteBet’s precious gifts worth millions of monies, at ForteBet centres in the above areas. The gifts, among others, included phones, jerseys, t-shirts, pens and wristbands. ForteBet also gave out reflector jackets to bodaboda riders in Kasese in a bid to reduce their chances of being knocked, especially during the night. All the gifts were handed over by Alex Muhangi, the company’s brand ambassador. Talking to the clients at Kasese main centre, Muhangi noted that, “We have come here to say thank you for choosing ForteBet. The gifts that we are going to give you today are a token of appreciatio...
Ntoroko Beats Mwenge North 3-1 in Tooro MTN Amasaza Cup

Ntoroko Beats Mwenge North 3-1 in Tooro MTN Amasaza Cup

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Ntoroko Beats Mwenge North 3-1 in Tooro MTN Amasaza Cup By Wilson Asiimwe Ntoroko Ntoroko County triumphed in their opening match of the Tooro MTN Amasaza Cup, securing a 3-1 victory over their rivals, Mwenge North, on Sunday afternoon at Karugutu playground. Frank Madilo opened the scoring for Ntoroko in the 31st minute. In the second half, Ntoroko continued to dominate, with Godfrey Muhara adding a second goal in the 51st minute. Although Dean Katwesige scored for Mwenge North in the 71st minute, Ntoroko sealed their victory with a bullet header from Ason Kaswara off a corner kick in the 81st minute. Mwenge North's head coach, Charles Mwenye, praised Ntoroko's performance. "They played well throughout both halves, created many chances, and deserved the win. We are waiting fo...
Fortebet Monthly Sports Awards: Fildausi Namulema, Nabirye, Okello crowned

Fortebet Monthly Sports Awards: Fildausi Namulema, Nabirye, Okello crowned

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Three Athletes from Netball, football and rugby have been crowned as May’s best players following there top notch performances in their respective sports disciplines. Fildausi Namulema (Netball), Shadia Nabirye (football) and rugby player Malcom Okello were crowned. Fildausi Namulema a Netball Center player for National Insurance Corporation (NIC) netball club has won the Fortebet real stars award for the month of May 2024. To win the accolade and cash, she beat competition off teammate Rachael Nanyonga and Prisons’ Goal Shooter Christine Namulumba. Namulema was part of the NIC squad that won the recently concluded 2024 East African netball championship held in Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania. At the same tournament, she was also named the most valuable player (MVP). During the round-robin tournam...
Mwenge South Begins Masaza Title Defense with Thrilling Victory Against

Mwenge South Begins Masaza Title Defense with Thrilling Victory Against

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The Tooro Kingdom MTN Amasaza Cup 2024 kicked off with a bang as defending champions Mwenge South edged out Burahya in a thrilling opening match held on Sunday afternoon at the Katoosa playground in Kyenjojo district. The well-attended game saw Burahya take an early lead in the first half, setting the stage for an intense battle. However, Mwenge South responded with determination, and Shafiq Mwesige's equalizer ensured the teams went into the halftime break level at 1-1. The second half was a display of tactical prowess and grit from both sides, but it was Mwenge South who eventually found the breakthrough. In the 84th minute, Razak Musinguzi netted the decisive goal, securing a 2-1 victory for the hosts and sending the home fans into a frenzy. Burahya County team manager Murungi Musob...
MTN Uganda Ignites Passion with the Launch of theUganda Fayaaa Campaign with a call for Uganda Cranes

MTN Uganda Ignites Passion with the Launch of theUganda Fayaaa Campaign with a call for Uganda Cranes

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MTN Uganda has officially launched a new "Uganda Fayaaa" campaign, marking the return of football to the iconic Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. The launch event kicked off at MTN Phillip Omondi Stadium, where a vibrant gathering of football and Uganda Cranes fans embarked on a spirited procession to Namboole and then finally to the MTN Headquarters. The procession was a grand display of unity and excitement, marking the beginning of a new era for the Uganda Cranes and their fans. The highlight of the event was the lighting of a massive fire torch, symbolising the reignition of passion and pride for the Uganda Cranes. This ceremonial act set the stage for the "Uganda Fayaaa" campaign, which aims to galvanize support for the national team and celebrate the reopening o...
MTN Uganda announces UGX 42.5 billion contribution to UCC’s Universal Serviceand Access Fund

MTN Uganda announces UGX 42.5 billion contribution to UCC’s Universal Serviceand Access Fund

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MTN Uganda has announced a substantial contribution of Shs 42.5 billion to the Uganda Communications Commission’s (UCC) Universal Service and Access Fund, aimed at developing telecommunications services in underserved areas. This marks a significant increase from last year's contribution of Shs 36 billion. The announcement was made during a press briefing held at the UCC, highlighting MTN Uganda's ongoing commitment to driving substantial change and bridging the digital divide in the country. This contribution underscores MTN Uganda's dedication to not just meeting but exceeding its licensing obligations. “At MTN, we believe that everyone deserves the benefits of a modern connected world. Therefore, our contribution to the Universal Service and Access Fund is not just an obliga...
MTN Uganda Launches the Innovative MTN Wi-Fi SIMU.

MTN Uganda Launches the Innovative MTN Wi-Fi SIMU.

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MTN Uganda is proud to announce the launch of the MTN Wi-Fi SIMU, an innovative device that unifies business voice and internet services on a single platform. This groundbreaking product, unveiled today at the MTN Kyaggwe Service Centre, promises to transform how small and medium enterprises (SMEs) operate, offering unparalleled convenience and efficiency. MTN Wi-Fi SIMU is designed to cater to the dynamic needs of micro, small, and medium business owners. With this solution, businesses can enjoy simultaneous HD calling and high-speed internet without any interruptions. This is made possible by MTN Uganda’s recent network upgrades, which include VoLTE (Voice over LTE) capabilities, enhancing both voice and internet service experiences. MTN Uganda is committed to leading digital solutions f...
MTN Uganda shareholders earn increased dividends

MTN Uganda shareholders earn increased dividends

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Kampala, Uganda. MTN Uganda is rewarding it shareholders with a record UGX 403 billion in dividend payments, 13.2% higher compared to the previous year. This represents 81.7% of the company’s net income recorded last year. This follows the Annual General Meeting held at the Kampala Serena Hotel that approved third and final dividend of UGX 6.4 per share, amounting to UGX 143.3 billion. The company has set the payment on 25 June 2024. With two interim dividends of UGX 5.6 and UGX 6.0 per share paid in September and December 2023, the final dividend payment of UGX 6.4 per share to be paid, brings the total dividend to UGX 18 per share. "We are delighted to distribute the rewards of an outstanding year to our shareholders, who have consistently demonstrated their confidence in our strate...
SPECIAL PUNTER SUMS UP 2023/24 EPL SEASON WITH 197M WIN

SPECIAL PUNTER SUMS UP 2023/24 EPL SEASON WITH 197M WIN

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SPECIAL PUNTER SUMS UP 2023/24 EPL SEASON WITH 197M WIN The just concluded English Premier League season will always be a point of reference for one ‘big’ client who walked out of it with a bang of 197 million win. Do you all remember the pressure around Manchester UTD - Arsenal match that almost no one had a clear clue on how it would end? Now, this lucky winner confidently trusted Arsenal an away win (2) at Old Trafford as he selected his 16 matches on his ticket which eventually hit his winning target. Full-time home wins, full-time away wins and double chance, altogether giving him a total odd of 789.78, won him ForteBet cash of 197,445,000UGX from a stake of 250,000UGX in just hours as all the games were played on the same day. What a way to close the breathtaking season! Meanwhile, a...