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Bukoto based ride-hailing firm, Safeboda on Sunday at the Lugogo Cricket Oval in Kampala celebrated 5 years with the Cabinet Minister of Kampala Capital City Authority, Honorable Betty Kamya and Ronald Amanyire, Secretary at National Road Safety Council in attendance. The orange-colored company gathered with its riders and their families...
Bought that new PC you always wanted but wondering how you can set it up? Buying a new computer is definitely a cause for celebration. No more is your PC going to hang up on you midway during a critical update. It’s going to be smooth sailing...
The Tecno Camon 11 Pro is so far the best smartphone from Tecno. It's a well built handset, with good looks, premium features and an average performance. Its impressive design, build, and specs are having many of us chasing for it. It was launched in Uganda last year in Dec....
Estonia-based transportation firm, Taxify with its operations in Uganda on Thursday afternoon dismissed rumors of the company terminating its operations in Uganda. The dismissal came after a news website, TowerPost reported that the company was closing its operations and re-branding to 'Rider'. In an exclusive posted by TowerPost, claims — its...
The Baobab Network an Africa social impact technology accelerator — has opened applications to African startups to receive a seed-fund of USD$25,000 to help scale their solutions driving innovation, economic growth and social change across the Sub-Saharan Africa. Since its inauguration in 2016, the network currently works with startups from Ghana, Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda,...
Global talent outsourcing company, Andela has announced the completion of a $100M Series D funding. The round was led by Generation Investment Management with participation from existing investors including Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV, Spark Capital, and CRE Venture Capital. The most recent financing brings Andela’s total venture funding to...
Another MTN Uganda senior staff, Ms. Elsa Mussolini, the telco's General Manager for Mobile Financial Services has been deported to Italy, accused of being in connection with alleged incitement to violence, the Ugandan government confirms. Her deportation, comes after two other MTN Uganda senior staff and foreign nationals, Olivier Prentout (French), and Annie...
There are estimates that by the end of 2019, data breaches and cyber attacks will have cost businesses $2.1 trillion. This is around four times the amount that businesses lost in 2015, so it’s clear that online security is more essential than ever before. It seems as if no...
Security is not something you should think twice about. Even a small data breach can severely affect the image of your business or even leave you ruined. Unfortunately, nowadays no one is safe. From small mom and pop online stores to giants such as Facebook, anyone can get targeted...
We're talking about the Taxify ride-hailing app. Is it 'becoming' the most hated—or it's the 'most' hated ride-hailing application? The Taxify app is reported to be Africa’s fastest-growing ride-hailing application. On the other hand, it turns out to be also the 'most' hated ride-hailing application—or becoming the fastest hated ride-hailing...