January 9, 2024

East Africa tourism sector investors query Kenya new rates

Kenya faces a potential loss of business to other East African countries following the decision to increase entry fees to parks starting this year. In the new charges, which took effect on January 1, Kenyans and other East African Community (EAC) adults will pay $14 to visit urban parks such as Nairobi National Park during …

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Presentation of expired Nationals IDs to be mandatory during renewal- NIRA

The Uganda National Identification Registration Authority (NIRA) has notified all citizens that the presentation of expired national IDs will be mandatory during the renewal process, which is set to begin later this year. According to officials, the government plans to conduct another mass enrollment in which all citizens who have never registered will be registered …

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Uganda Agoa ban impacts East Africa investments

he decision by the Biden administration to kick out Uganda from its African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) programme could have far-reaching consequences on the investment climate in the East African region. The impact could go beyond the East African region, trade experts say, and Kenya and Tanzania are poised to benefit from the “spoils” …

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NRM Liberation Day celebrations head to Jinja

The National Resistance Movement (NRM) Liberation Day celebrations for this year 2024 will be held in Jinja City, organizers have confirmed. According to a communication from Kirunda Faruk, Deputy Press Secretary to the President, the celebrations will be presided over physically by President Museveni.Kirunda says that they expect those accredited to attend the function to …

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