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MTN Uganda today announces the return of the “Juzza Internet” promotion, under which customers are instantly rewarded with a bonus for the data bundles loaded. What’s new this time is that bundles as low as 50MBs will be rewarded. “Juzza Internet” has been re-introduced to reward customers for using MTN...
A partnership between MTN Uganda and CBA recently brought to the Ugandan market the micro savings and loans product, MoKash. A week after the launch, CBA reported that over 80,000 mobile subscribers had signed up for the MoKash loans and savings product on mobile money in the first 48...
Chandler-based Eggcyte Inc. is looking to make the cloud personal. The personal cloud tech startup will soon be shipping its first flagship product: the Egg, which is a handheld, personal device that provides a private alternative to social media and cloud services. It allows the user to privately share, store...
By Nikki Summers, Regional Director for Sage in East Africa I presented at the Sage Future-proof Your Business event in Kampala this week and focused on gearing up for the digital economy and how it is changing the business world. Having lived in East Africa for over a decade, I have seen how technology has...
Guest post by David Okwii from DIGNITED The other day, after a long-day’s hard work, I was hungry. I needed something, not just to eat, but to reward myself. After rounds of options that rolled in my head, I ended up with a cheese burger. I needed it and needed it...
Twitter Inc. records over 500 million people who visit their site every month to see what’s happening around the world. From conversations around live events to breaking news to pandas playing in the snow. For one to access their content, he or she has got to sign in first....
Mobile operator MTN is targeting 200 million subscribers across its operations in 22 countries in Africa and the Middle East by mid-year 2013. On Wednesday (6 March), MTN reported a 10.9% rise in revenue to R135.11 billion, while earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortisation increased 7.0% to R58.564 billion. Operating profit...
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, officially launched the Mobile Broadband demo truck show at Kampala Serena Hotel. The five day demo showcases Huawei’s latest converged communications solutions and philosophies to enhance our brand industry leadership, with a theme; connected possibilities- make it possible. ‘We aim...
If you want to know how to secure funding for your business and to wow investors, don't miss this Twitter chat with DEMO Africa on Wednesday the 16th Sep 2015, 13:00 pm CAT (Central Africa Time). Here's how you can participate: 1. Follow the @DEMOAfrica Twitter handle, which will host the...
The largest mobile operator in Uganda, MTN has announced the successful closure of a 114 million USD (about 384 billion UGX) syndicated credit facility which will be used towards the development of telecommunication infrastructure. This took place at the MTN Towers today 26th May, 2016. In addition, MTN Uganda will acquire...