Kampala. Government has secured funding for the construction of the first logistics hub at the Gulu Railway station, targeting the markets in South Sudan through Alegu and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) through West Nile. South Sudan and DRC are Uganda’s largest export markets.
Kampala. Information Technology and Communications minister Frank Tumwebaze has said innovators need to provide solutions that can be consumed by the market they are made for.
Kampala. The former minister for Agriculture, Ms Victoria Sekitoleko, has urged young women to utilise the huge food markets in DR Congo and the East African Community to build their economic capacity.
KIGALI, RWANDA – A Ugandan solution to solving one of the barriers to small businesses, credit access, has been able to raise $100,000 (Shs360m) capital from a group of investors.