Category: CSR

corporate social responsibility


Etop keeps Soroti clean

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Residents of Soroti town were thrown into excitement when Etop staff, stormed the streets, launching the cleaning exercise dubbed “ETOP keep Soroti clean”. The activity, conducted jointly with the students and staff of Teso College Aloet, Local Councilors, Municipal Council and residents was aimed at bringing back hygiene and proper sanitation to the town, which […]

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There is hope for Nyakato, a blind, HIV+ widow

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The story of a family in an HIV-AIDS dilemma amidst abject poverty in the faraway Kisindizi village of Masindi district, was published in New Vision on December 15, 2011. The story highlighting the life struggles of the HIV-positive, blind and helpless Nyakato who has to raise four children including an HIV-positive child raised a lot […]

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Vision Group remains committed in promoting growth and improvement of life of the African child

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To mark this year’s Day of the African Child, Vision Group in partnership with Uganda Health Marketing Group (UHMG) visited Kireka Home for Disabled Children. Their disabilities include down syndrome, mental retardation, psychosis and various physical impairments like blindness. This is inline with its corporate social responsibility goal of protecting and advocating for the rights of children. […]

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Support for the Underprivileged

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Vision Group readers put a smile on Jessica Loy Imalakang’s face, a woman who was beaten and abandoned with 10 children by her husband. Vision Group donated clothes, shoes, basins, Jericans and T-shirts for supporting Imalakang. This came after the Sunday Vision published her story and placed on the New Vision website in which hundreds […]

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New Vision donates 1m to ailing triplets

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New Vision donated to the care of ailing triplets when the mother to the triplets visited the Company offices to seek assistance. This in line with the Company’s mission of being a socially responsible citizen by improving the wellbeing of children who are the future of this country. The triplets were rushed to Mulago hospital […]

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Vision Readers give Quadruplets Easter Package

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Mary Kakuru, a mother of quadruplets and a resident of Lwattimba village near Bukomero town had a reason to smile this Easter when she received an Easter package from Vision Group. The package consisted of food, paraffin and essential commodities like sugar, soap and clothes to this family. “God has been making miracles at my […]

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Vision Group Supports Blind Student

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Rashid Ssozi will not see you. But he will talk to you. That is how he communicates. That is how he welcomed me to a long and hearty interview about his dramatic quest for an education. Ssozi is blind, but his vision is phenomenal. “When my mother failed to send me to school, I said […]

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Vision Group Empowers Women

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It is a hot Thursday afternoon as our car turns from Entebbe Road to Nakiwogo Close, just below State House, Entebbe. In a solitary building, not far from the Ministry of Works premises, women are engrossed in weaving, cutting, and rolling of paper. In the display room, an assortment of well-designed artifacts made from paper […]

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Reaching Out to the Community to Touch and Change Lives

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Vision Group continues to reach out to the public; to touch and change lives. It is in this very spirit that Uganda’s leading media empire successfully held a career guidance session for young people. The event held in August was conducted by the Vision Group Newspapers in Education (NiE) desk manager Jamesa Wagwau in Kansanga […]

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Giving Back to the Society

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Giving Back to the Society St. Maria Gorretti primary school Buziga was the venue for a fan filled and large-hearted school painting exercise last weekend involving Vision Group staff and a couple of other volunteers. The exercise, part of the Group’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) drive was well attended and well executed, resonating with Vision […]

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NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 17th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) of New Vision Printing & Publishing Company Limited will be held at the head offi ce of the company, Plot 19/21 First Street Industrial
Area, Kampala on Thursday, November 22nd 2018 at 3:00pm to conduct the following business;

1. To receive, consider and if approved adopt the annual financial statements for the year ended 30th June
2018 together with the report of the Auditors.
2. To appoint directors.
In accordance with Articles 67 and 69 of the Company’s Articles of Association,
Mr. Michael Nyago be appointed a director.
In accordance with Articles 67 and 69 of the Company’s Articles of Association,
Ms. Susan Lubega be appointed a director.
3. To approve the fees payable to the Non-Executive Directors for the period until the next Annual General
Meeting.
4. To confirm the appointment of External Auditors for the financial year 2018/2019 and authorize the
Directors to negotiate and fix their remuneration in accordance with Sections 167-169 of the Companies
Act 2012.
5. To conduct any other business that may be required at the AGM for which notice will have been duly
received.

Dated this 22nd day of October, 2018
By Order of the Board

Rita Kabatunzi
COMPANY SECRETARY
Note:
• Articles 60, 61, 62 and 63 of the Company Articles provide for appointment of proxy if a shareholder is unable to
attend. (“Tear out proxy card” is included in the Annual Report).
• The proxy should be delivered to the Company Secretary at the Company Head Offi ce at Plot 19/21, 1st Street
industrial Area, P.O Box 9815 Kampala or faxed on +256 414 346 432 at least 24 hours before the scheduled time for
the meeting. In default of this, it shall be treated as invalid.
• Shareholders can obtain a detailed version of the audited financial statements from the Company’s registered office at Plot 19/21 First Street Industrial Area Kampala or access it on the website https://visiongroup.co.ug/shareholders/
• Shareholders must notify the Company Secretary in writing of any change in their addresses or bank account details.
• All shareholders who have not received past dividends should contact the Company Secretary by e-mail:
Eshareholders@newvision.co.ug or by phone: 0414 337000.
• Shareholders are required to open Securities Central Depository accounts. Please contact any registered Securities
Central Depository Agent for assistance. The Uganda Securities Exchange has directed all shareholders of listed
companies to immobilize their shares.
• All shareholders are advised to provide their email addresses and mobile phone numbers to the Company Share
Registrars (Deloitte Uganda Limited) for ease of communication.