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IRA LAUNCHES FOURTH INSURANCE INNOVATION AWARDS

The Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRA), in partnership with the industry umbrella bodies, has launched the fourth round of the Innovation awards. Speaking at the launch ceremony at the Insurance Tower in Kampala on November 23, the IRA Chief Executive Officer, Alhaj Kaddunabbi Ibrahim Lubega said the innovation awards have become change agents by… Continue reading IRA LAUNCHES FOURTH INSURANCE INNOVATION AWARDS

INSURANCE SECTOR POSTS STRONG GROWTH IN 2022

INSURANCE SECTOR POSTS STRONG GROWTH IN 2022

Uganda’s insurance sector recorded a year of strong growth of 20.4% in 2022 compared to 10.61% in 2021. Statistics released by the Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRA) show that the sector’s Gross Written Premium (GWP) grew from UShs1.183 trillion in 2021 to UShs1.425 trillion in 2022. The IRA Chief Executive Officer Alhaj Kaddunabbi Ibrahim… Continue reading INSURANCE SECTOR POSTS STRONG GROWTH IN 2022

EQUITY BANK UGANDA GIVEN GREEN LIGHT TO OFFER BANCASSURANCE SERVICES

Equity Bank Uganda has joined the list of banks offering bancassurance services in the country. The bank with a network of about 50 branches across the country, officially received clearance from the Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRA) on Monday at the Insurance Tower, in Kampala. Its entrance in this space brings the number of… Continue reading EQUITY BANK UGANDA GIVEN GREEN LIGHT TO OFFER BANCASSURANCE SERVICES

IRA, PARTNERS SUCCESSFULLY HOLD INAUGURAL INSURANCE

The Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRA), successfully held the inaugural Insurance Week from March 7 – 11, at the Railways Grounds in Kampala. The event sought to take insurance information closer to the people so as to enable them make informed buying decisions and increase the uptake of insurance services. The week-long event was… Continue reading IRA, PARTNERS SUCCESSFULLY HOLD INAUGURAL INSURANCE

KIBIBI DAILY MARKET GETS FACELIFT

The insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRA) has launched and handed over the newly constructed Kibibi daily market to the Kibibi community. The construction of this market started in March this year as part of the authority’s Corporate Social Responsibility. Speaking at the launch and handover over of this market, IRA Chief Executive Officer Alhaj… Continue reading KIBIBI DAILY MARKET GETS FACELIFT