Kampala Serena Hotel Plays Host To Royalty

December 7, 2007 in Accommodation (Forimmediaterelease.net) Serena Hotels, the leading hotel group in East Africa, which is owned and operated by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, was delighted to recently (20 – 25 November 2007) host HM Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh during their 4-day visit to Uganda at the…

Aga Khan students awarded with pre-University course

SARAH ACHEN KIBISI OLD KAMPALA Aga Khan High School has awarded their best students in International General Certificate of Secondary Education and International Baccalaureate diploma with a two-year pre-university course. Paul Barughare and Disha Parikh were the two most outstanding performers of 2007 in International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) with Nishala Bandali emerging…

Aga Khan Sees a Bright Future for Eastern Africa

http://www.akdn.org/news/2007Aug24.htm Press Release For Immediate Release   Aga Khan Sees a Bright Future for Eastern Africa   (View related articles)   Kampala, Uganda, August 24th, 2007 – His Highness the Aga Khan said Africa’s enormous potential made him optimistic about the continent’s future. “My optimism grows out of several observations: beginning with the continuing rich…

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of the Aga Khan Academy, Kampala

http://www.akdn.org/speeches/2007Aug22.htm Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of the Aga Khan Academy Kampala – 22 August 2007 Your Excellency Vice President Professor Gilbert Bukenya The Right Honourable Speaker The Right Honourable Prime Minister Your Worship the Mayor Honourable Ministers Excellencies Distinguished…

Pictures – Aga Khan to Build Uganda’s First Aga Khan Academy

Aga Khan to Build Uganda’s First Aga Khan Academy 22 August 2007 (View related articles)   His Highness the Aga Khan lays the foundation stone for the Aga Khan Academy, Kampala in the presence of His Excellency Professor Gilbert Bukenya, Vice President of the Republic of Uganda. Looking on is Salim Bhatia, Director of the…

Eight airline companies ask for the authorization of accomplish the flights for the next top of the Commonwealth (in French)

Huit compagnies aériennes demandent l’autorisation d’effectuer les vols pour le prochain sommet du Commonwealth Google Translated in English OUGANDA – 18 janvier 2007 – XINHUA Huit compagnies aériennes ont déposé des demandes auprès de l’Autorité de l’aviation civile (CAA) de l’Ouganda pour obtenir l’autorisation d’effectuer les vols pour le sommet du Commonwealth qui devrait se…

Final study on Bujagali ends – Dam will be built by Aga Khan Industrial Promotion Services

Final study on Bujagali ends Publication date: Thursday, 18th January, 2007 HOPE AT TUNNEL’S END: More power will be produced in addition to what is generated at Kiira dam   THE final study of Bujagali dam has been completed, paving way for unlocking of financial support for the project, a consultant’s report has revealed. Major…

Video: Kampala Serena Hotel

Click here to watch video directly from AKDN website Kampala Serena Hotel Kampala, Uganda, November 10, 2006 – His Excellency President Yoweri Museveni and His Highness the Aga Khan inaugurated the new Kampala Serena Hotel. The Kampala Serena hotel is the latest addition to the Serena Group of hotels, owned and operated by Tourism Promotion…

Ugandan president launches five-star hotel (Kampala Serena) to host 2007 Commonwealth summit

Ugandan president launches five-star hotel to host 2007 Commonwealth summit Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Friday officially opened a five- star hotel in Kampala as part of the efforts to host the 2007 Commonwealth summit slated for next November. The newly-refurbished Kampala Serena Hotel, which has been redesigned and expanded from a 65-room facility to…

Pictures: President Museveni and Aga Khan Inaugurate Kampala Serena Hotel

President Museveni and Aga Khan Inaugurate Kampala Serena Hotel His Excellency President Yoweri Museveni today officially inaugurated the Kampala Serena Hotel in the presence of His Highness the Aga Khan. The opening of the five-star hotel, previously the Nile Hotel, is a milestone for Uganda’s service and tourism industry. Source: AKDN Slideshow Photo credit: AKDN/Gary…

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Official Opening of the Kampala Serena Hotel

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan Source: AKDN Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Official Opening of the Kampala Serena Hotel, 10 November 2006 Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim Your Excellency President Museveni of the Republic of Uganda The Right Honourable Prime Minister Honourable Ministers Excellencies Members of the Diplomatic Corps Distinguished Guests What an…

President Museveni and Aga Khan Inaugurate Kampala Serena Hotel

Press Release For Immediate Release Source: AKDN President Museveni and Aga Khan Inaugurate Kampala Serena Hotel New landmark hotel promises to enrich social, cultural and economic life in Uganda Kampala, Uganda, 10 November 2006 – His Excellency President Yoweri Museveni today officially inaugurated the Kampala Serena Hotel in the presence of His Highness the Aga…

Aga Khan gets Uganda representative

Aga Khan gets Uganda representative EMMANUEL MULONDO Kampala A new resident representative has been posted to Uganda to coordinate activities of the Aga Khan Development Network. Mr Mahmood H. Ahmed presented his credentials to the State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr Okello Oryem, in Kampala yesterday. Mahmood Ahmed briefed the minister about his responsibilities, which…