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Uganda has been ranked as the most secure cyberspace in Africa in the recently announced Global National Cyber Security Index. Previously 2nd in the 2017 ranking, the elevation to the number 1 spot is exciting news for the nation. The National Cyber Security Index is a global index which...
Huawei Technologies during the ITU Telecom World 2018 in Durban, South Africa mid this month, launched a 'Position Paper' that states that ICT has the transformative power to boost sustainable socio-economic development with the governments having a vital role to play in forming a favorable environment for the dynamic...
Every day, the African technology sector uses some of the most basic mobile technologies in the world to create new disruption. A rising generation of technologists, coders and entrepreneurs are stepping up to solve some of our continent's most pressing problems. Entirely new industries around payment solutions, crowd sourcing and...
Smartphones have come a long way over the past few years, no longer are they the simple device to make a call, they can now practically run your whole life for you from your pocket. Of course, that was no accident; smartphone manufacturers have been developing phones to do...
The Hague-based non-profit Legal and research advisory institution; HiiL, earlier this week announced its Justice Innovation finalists for its 2018 accelerator. With over 400+ submissions received, 33 emerged finalists from Benin, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. With Uganda and Kenya dominating in numbers of finalists 10, and...
Huawei Uganda today announced it has registered over 800 ICT students from universities all over Uganda to take part in the global Huawei ICT competition. The competition aims to provide a platform for global ICT talents to compete and communicate, promote high-quality ICT talent development, and drive the growth...
MTN Uganda in partnership with Mastercard and United Bank for Africa (UBA) have announced a new service that will enable quicker, safer and more convenient online payments globally.  Through this partnership, MTN MoMo customers will use a virtual card to shop or make payments at the vast network of...
Customer relationships are a central component of every enterprise. Even B2B businesses, who have long been considered to be platform and service oriented, cannot continue trading if their relationships with their individual customers aren't as strong as they can be. So, as the owner of a B2B business, don’t think...
The need for quick and easy access to credit is always been a real need for borrowers with urgent requirements. However, when someone needs urgent financial assistance, they tend to ask family and friends or other close circles for help rather than go through the process of applying for...
Next Einstein Forum (NEF) will hold its annual week long celebration of Science and Technology; Africa Science Week (ASW), in 35 countries (Uganda Inclusive) throughout September to December 2018 with thousands in attendance – from students, to scientists to technologists – actively engaging in coordinated science events across the continent. Led...