The Government of Uganda through the European Union and Council of Europe has obtained support to assist Uganda harmonize legislation on Cybercrime and electronic evidence towards Ratification of the Budapest Convention on Cyber Crime. The convention is an international treaty that seeks to address Internet and Computer Crime by harmonizing...
Kenyan incubator Nailab has announced the 15 startups; two Ugandan startups: ClinicPesa and Kaaro Health inclusive, that will take part in its Make-IT accelerator programme; implemented by the German International Cooperation on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development as part of BMZ’s Digital Africa Initiative. The...
The International Trade Centre (ITC), a joint agency of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization (WTO) engaged in trade-related technical assistance, is implementing a programme dubbed "The Netherlands Trust Fund IV " (NTF IV) in partnership with the Dutch Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing...
A Chinese startup unveiled its vision for the automobile of the future at the on going Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2018, promising to deliver an "intuitive and intelligent" car to global markets starting next year from around USD$45,000. According to NDTV news, the electric-powered concept car showcased by Byton is touted...
One of the worlds biggest events, Consumer Electronics Show (CES, and formerly known officially as International CES); a global consumer electronics and consumer technology trade-show kicked off last weekend on Sunday 7th, 2018 - and being the second week of the year, tech firms are coming out to unveil...
Google Developers Group (GDG) has announced that for the first time, the Developers’ Festival, dubbed DevFest-Addis will be held on January 6th, 2018 in Addis Ababa at the U.S. Embassy American Center - which is set to cover multiple product areas such as Android, Firebase, Google Cloud Platform, Design...
Tech and Entrepreneurship innovation hub; TechBuzz has scheduled to kick start a "Startup Facility Program" - a comprehensive six (6) months facilitated program they has been recommended for starters, budding entrepreneurs, startups, innovators, and managers with the main aim of reducing the high rate of startup fails. With this Program, participants will...
Transsion Holdings brand Infinix officially unveiled their newest flagship to the Infinix Zero series; the Infinix Zero 5 and Zero 5 Pro in November at an event that was held in Dubai. While many were expecting the country launch a week after the global launch, it never happened reasons...
Shenzhen-based smartphone markers, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, is planning yet another launch before 2017 is wrapped up, a scheduled flagship launch for December 21st as it has been seen sending out invites for the launch a week after unveiling their Honor View 10 phablet in London. As per the listing,...
Crown Bottlers Uganda; Marketing Director and board member of Uganda Manufacturers Association; Prof. Maggie Kigozi together with Ashish J. Thakkar; Founder of Mara Group and Mara Foundation will be headlining the Young Entrepreneurship Day (YED) at the Africa 2017 Forum next month in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt from December 7th to...