Tanzania Peoples’ Defence Forces Command and Staff College visits UIA

By UIA Web Admin

On Wednesday, 05 April 2017 Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) received a 35 man delegation from The Tanzania Peoples’ Defence Forces Command and Staff College, on an investment fact finding mission about the opportunities in Uganda. This was part of their study tour visit to Uganda organized by the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces. TPDF is a staff college of senior army offices from different countries’ e.g. Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Mrs.Jolly Kaguhangire, the (UIA) Executive Director thanked the delegation for the service they are doing for their country and taking the time to opportunity to come to Uganda Investment Authority. The purpose of the visit to Uganda Investment Authority head office was to brief the team on” Uganda’s Investment Environment and Opportunities”.

During the presentation Yvonne Munabi, an investment executive under the Investment Promotion Division highlighted the priority sectors; Agro business, tourism, Minerals and Information and Communication Technology.  The Tanzanian Peoples’ Defence Forces Command and Staff College was led by Col Selestin Elias Msola, who after a short question and answer session presented a plaque to Mrs. Jolly Kaguhangire as a token of appreciation.