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The World Food Programme (WFP) in partnership with Cargill have opened application to its second cohort in search for promising startups that can help solve the problem of hunger in the world. WFP, Cargill are trying to deploy bold new tools and approaches to...
US officials are fanning out across Europe to warn about the security risks of allowing Huawei to help build 5G mobile networks, a US diplomat said Tuesday. Washington considers the matter urgent as European Union (EU) countries prepare to roll out fifth-generation networks that...
Government regulatory body of the communications sector; Uganda Communication Commission (UCC) in partnership with Internet Society Uganda Chapter (ISUC) will today — 'Safer Internet Day' host a panel discussion on how internet usage can be better used by Ugandans especially the youth. The discussion...
The world at large, today celebrates 'Safe Internet Day'. However, 5th Feb. is not only safe internet day, but it is an everyday priority. The year's campaign's slogan, "Together for a better internet", is a call to action for all stakeholders globally to join together and play...
Chinese government has completed its digital television project that seeks more than 500 villages across Uganda access to digital television, reports Daily Monitor. The 500 villages are part of 10,000 villages across Africa that will benefit from this project, dubbed Access to Satellite TV for 10,000 African...
AgroSupply is an AgricTech based startup that is helping farmers in Uganda—and we want to share 5 facts about this startup. We chose to feature the startup—because it will be representing Uganda at the 2019 seedstar global competition in Switzerland this April. Having emerged...
The Huawei Y9 (2019) was apparently among the last smartphones to be released by Huawei last year. Succeeding the Huawei Y9 (2018), it equips upgraded specs and features like, a 6.5-inch display, Kirin 710 SoC, Fingerprint 4.0 identification technology, among others. To note, Huawei's...
The Parliament of Uganda has asked the Minister of ICT and National Guidance, Hon. Frank Tumwebaze, to explain the failure of telcos to reinstate the use of airtime scratch cards. To recall, government regulatory body of the communications sector; Uganda Communication Commission (UCC) in...
According to a quarterly report by government regulatory body of the communications sector; Uganda Communication Commission (UCC), shows OTT taxpayers and revenue figures have dropped tremendously since the levy was imposed. "In the last three months of the quarter under review, both the number...
Uganda-based technology consulting and development firm, Pollicy on Monday released a report titled "Offline and Out of Pocket" exploring how levy on social media and mobile money have impacted the social and economic aspects of the day-to-day lives of Ugandans, and to further the cause for inclusive...