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Telecom giant, MTN Uganda on Thursday 15th February launched a community platform dubbed; MTN Pulse - targeting the youth, giving them the power to be themselves, unleash their full potential and live life with No Fear. "The MTN brand is 20 years old in Uganda. That is as old as...
According to reports by The Sunday Daily Monitor, President Museveni, has ordered the Inspector General of the Uganda Police Force Gen. Kale Kayihura to sack the Director for Information and Communication Technology in the police force; Mr Amos Ngabirano after 13 years of service. The sack of the ICT boss according to reports,...
Weeks after Taxify had launched its moto-taxi in Kampala, it was rumored that Kenya's own transportation network firm; Mondo Ride was launching in Kampala as well. Since it was just a rumor, new reports state that the riding hailing service is confirmed to be launched in Uganda, though there...
At the on-going Africa Tech Summit in Rwanda, Kigali, Abdihakim Ainte; Principle Founder of iRise, an innovation and technology Hub in Mogadishu, Somalia has told the audience in attendance that Africa innovation hubs are so much over rated. This is during a breakout session of the second day (Thursday 15th...
In this era, technology has made man's life so easy in a way that it's become a necessity to man's needs/want. Notably, there mobile applications that are taking part in making man's life easy, most of these being shopping apps - where a customer/user shops from the comfort of...
Ugandan smartphone manufacturer, Pixan Corporation will on 22nd this month host a developers convention at The Innovation Village. The company is known for products such as; the Pixan Mobile, Pixan Library and Pixan Store operating under a monolithic brand architecture with Pixan as the master brand. The Pixan Developers Convention sets...
Lumumba Avenue-based eCommerce firm; Jumia Uganda in a new MoU has partnered with NBS TV’s lifestyle show; Another Round to unveil their exclusive offers. As part of the company’s Valentine’s promotion, this week, Jumia will disclose a voucher code that awards customers a 20% discount on any item on their...
Startup.Info on Monday announced the winners of the “Startup of the Year 2018 competition” following an awards ceremony which took place in Casablanca at the end of last month. Following the success of the first edition of “Startup of the year Africa”, the collaborative startup magazine Startup.Info has reiterated its commitment to...
A Member of Parliament has accused Budadiri West Constituency MP Hon. Nandala Mafabi for taking USD$30,000 from a Chinese Company to use Parliament to block the ongoing procurement process of the last phase of the national backbone infrastructure project. The legislator who prefers anonymity for now, says Mr Mafabi was...
Vivo Energy Uganda, the company that distributes and markets Shell-branded fuels and lubricants has today launched its Visa-enabled fuel card dubbed EasyGo. The EasyGo card is designed to enable Shell customers to shop at Shell service stations when buying fuel, car service, shopping, gas refills and at any outlet all...