Over the Weekend I decided to take a little vacation and because these days it is very easy to travel across East Africa thanks to the East African Community Integration I decided to visit Nairobi which is one of the beautiful cities in East Africa, I took a bus...
United Bank for Africa (UBA) has partnered with Bharti Airtel to provide mobile-based financial services across Africa through Airtel Money. Under the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed, both companies will expand the range of innovative financial services to their customers in the 12 countries where they are both present within...
The second edition of Girl Geek Dinner, Kampala chapter will take place on Friday, 1st August, 2014 at Fairway Hotel starting at 5:00 PM. Girl Geek Dinner is a global event that promotes women in the Information Technology sector. It will bring together women technology practitioners, to share and learn from...
As part of the implementation of the One Network Area project of the northern corridor infrastructure, Airtel Rwanda has today slashed call rates to Uganda by 78%. Airtel customers will now call Uganda for as low as Rwf59 per minute.
Bharti Airtel has reported  a 7.1 percent increase in revenues for its fiscal second quarter . According to the company, growth was driven by a 66.7 percent increase in mobile data revenues to INR 25.4 billion, and a 8.4 percent rise in the number of customers  which crossed the 300...
For the first time in almost 4 decades, the Uganda cranes qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations 2017 being held in Gabon from January 14th to February 5th 2017. Many Ugandan fans who would love to travel to Gabon might not be able to because of the cost...
World Cellular Information Services (WCIS) recently released telecommunications rankings have placed Bharti Airtel as the third largest mobile operator in the world in terms of subscribers. According to the rankings, Bharti Airtel, a telecommunications service provider with operations in 20 countries across South Asia and Africa has 303 million subscribers...
Airtel Uganda has announced a new partnership with Vivo Energy in a bid to expand the Airtel Money Agent network. The partnership will see over 80 Shell service stations give Airtel Uganda subscribers the opportunity to seamlessly withdraw or deposit money using Airtel Money, reaffirming Airtel Uganda’s purpose of not...
Airtel has invested Ksh. 2.5 billion to upgrade its network and enhance indoor coverage and 3G quality in Kenya.
Bharti Airtel has faulted as erroneous, reports indicating that the telecommunications company is considering exiting Africa over financial challenges. The company which runs operations in 15 countries across Africa, in a January 30th Statement reaffirmed that it remains committed to Africa and will continue to invest in its operations to...