Bulaimu Muwanga Kibirige

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Bulaimu Muwanga Kibirige
Born (1953-10-02) 2 October 1953 (age 63)[1]
Uganda
Residence Kampala, Uganda
Nationality Ugandan
Citizenship Uganda
Occupation Businessman and entrepreneur
Home town Kampala

Bulaimu Muwanga Kibirige, commonly known as BMK, is a Ugandan businessman, entrepreneur, and hotel owner. According to a 2012 published report, he was one of the wealthiest people in Uganda.[2]

Background[edit]

In 1997, BMK started with the 40-room motel Hotel Africana on Kololo Hill, which is within Kampala's central business district. During the next decade, the hotel grew into a four star establishment.[3]

Business interests[edit]

BMK is the chairman and managing director of the BMK Group of companies, whose member businesses include:[4]

Other responsibilities[edit]

BMK serves in the following public positions:

  • Chairman of the Uganda Hotel Owners Association[7]
  • Former board member of the Ugandan North American Association[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kalumba, Edward (7 October 2013). "Omugagga BMK Awezezza Emyaka 60, Alojja Bw'asimattuse Okufa Emirundi 3". Bukedde.co.ug (in Ganda). Kampala. Retrieved 11 July 2015. 
  2. ^ Michael Kanaabi, and Ssebidde Kiryowa (6 January 2012). "Uganda: The Deepest Pockets". New Vision (Kampala). Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  3. ^ Newvision, Archive (22 August 2006). "Hotel Africana Celebrates 9 Years". New Vision (Kampala). Archived from the original on 21 October 2014. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Muwanga, David (30 December 2008). "Third World Easier To Invest In, Says BMK". New Vision (Kampala). Archived from the original on 21 October 2014. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  5. ^ BOU (2013). "Licensed Forex Bureau In Uganda As of 2013" (PDF). Bank of Uganda (BOU). Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  6. ^ Newvision, Archives (20 October 2006). "BMK Smells Bunyoro Oil Money". New Vision (Kampala). Archived from the original on 22 October 2014. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  7. ^ Bwogi, Charles (15 July 2005). "URA Scraps Tax On Hotel Items". New Vision (Kampala). Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  8. ^ "About Ugandan North American Association". UNAA. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 

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