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Telco; Airtel Kenya has followed Airtel Uganda and launched its 4G service in the country on Wednesday offering double data to its customers who have a 4G enabled handset and simcard subscribed to the monthly bundle. On the other hand offering customers who upgrade their sim to 4G a...
On 23rd and 24th May, the Blockchain Association of Uganda with support from the Government of Uganda will host the Africa Blockchain Conference at the Kampala Serena Hotel. The conference, which will be held under the theme “The role of Blockchain Technology in Africa’s transformation” is scheduled to host...
The Young Achievers Awards, an initiative that rewards excellence, hard work and innovation of youth in Uganda - on Tuesday announced their open nomination for its 9th edition. The nomination are open to young people who are impacting society and their communities through unique and creative entrepreneur and businesses and...
The Government of Uganda in collaboration with its development partners, the Dutch Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries (CBI), The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands and the International Trade Centre (ITC) this morning launched the Netherlands Trust Fund IV (NTFIV) at Hotel Africana. The 1.7...
After successfully launching their mid-range smartphone; Infinix S3, Transsion Holdings-owned Infinix Mobile has announced the arrival of  Infinix Hot 6 Pro, successor for the Hot 6 - that is set to launch later this year. And as per online rumors, the launch is said to be in Nairobi, Kenya. What has...
As you’ve probably noticed the majority of videos that you may watch on websites nowadays tend to be online streaming videos. That means that while it is convenient to watch them, if you were hoping to ‘save’ a particular video so you could watch it later without having to...
Chinese-based telecommunication firm; Huawei Technologies plays a big role in Uganda's growing tech. Supporting startup businesses, innovation events, innovators, to mention a few. However, one of their programs; Seeds For Future Program - a global Corporate Social Responsibility flagship program that selects top college students in ICT-related courses for a...
What begun as a rumor has been brought to work. Communication regulator body; Uganda Communication Commission in a Public Notice signed by the Acting ED; Fred Otunnu, on April 19th directed Internet service providers (ISPs) to suspend the provision of carriage services to any online data communication service provider online/electronic...
Julius Mugaga, Manon Lavaud, and Grace Nakibaala have been listed among the regional finalists in the 2018 American Society of Mechanical Engineers Innovation Showcase (ASME IShow) - a global competition for hardware led ventures. The trio joins five other social-minded inventors, Four (4) from Kenya, and one (1) from Zambia. The 8...
MTN Uganda, led by the CEO Wim Vanhelleputte, at the weekend, paid a courtesy visit to the King of Toro, His Royal Highness Dr. Rukirabasaija Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV at his majestic palace, the Karuzika, overlooking Fort Portal town. This was during Wim's 3 days visit to the...