By Davis November
Counting few hours to the celebrations of the 6 years of existence by www.mknewslink.com , the Managing Director Mr. Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante has this morning confirmed to our office that the venue has been earlier booked in order to enable the function happen.
He added that the function will be held today 20thSept 2019 at around 2:00pm at TUZZA hotel located in Bushenyi Municipality, the chief guest being Hon Elioda Tumwesigye, the Minister for Information and Innovations and the vice chancellor Bishop Stuart University, Ms Mauda Kamateeka shall be the guest of honor.
Speaking in an interview to our reporter, Wilber has revealed that security has been informed led by the deputy RDC for Bushenyi district Loy Namara, who will represent the RDC Mr. Jolly Tibeemanya.
www.mknewslink.com website was born on 20th September, 2013, designed and hosted by Hostalite Uganda Limited.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Hostalite Mr. David Mushabe instructed Ronald Kirya as one of his stuff to design and make sure it comes out with a good product like it is.
The CEO offered training skills on how to post an article, advert, and photos. After learning all those, mknewslink.com Managing Director Mr. Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante decided to shift his tentacles from Kampala to Bushenyi-Ishaka in order to oversee the regions formally, Tooro, Bunyoro, Rwenzori , Kigezi, Ankole and entire Western Uganda.
He further headquartered the company in Bushenyi town. He started receiving stories from journalists who are well wishers whom he had worked with at the New vision, Daily Monitor and Observer for 12 years.
Further more in 2015 on the 2nd birthday, mknewslink.com was launched by the then Minister for Health Hon. Dr. Elioda Tumwesigye at Crane Resort Hotel in Ishaka and from then mknewslink became a fully fledged online news paper, recruited editors and reporters and continued to serve 55 radio stations located in greater Western Uganda.
The company has a functional office and 12 staff members including 4 who are based at the head quarters of the company.
The company started with 100 readers a day and 80% of them were from UK, Germany, China and USA.
Mknewslink.com has now has between 4,000-5,000 readers a day and 120,000 readers a month
www.mknewslink.com a greater western Uganda news website