Chinese-based telecommunication firm; Huawei Technologies plays a big role in Uganda's growing tech. Supporting startup businesses, innovation events, innovators, to mention a few. However, one of their programs; Seeds For Future Program - a global Corporate Social Responsibility flagship program that selects top college students in ICT-related courses for a...
In a bid to helping people of Uganda learn ICT skills and develop the ICT Sector, Huawei during an event that was presided by the Minister of ICT and National Guidance Hon. Frank Tumwebaze at Rwamwanja Senior Secondary School in Nkoma Sub County late last month delivered 40 laptops fully...
Stanbic Bank Uganda in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Sports on Monday launched the 2017 Stanbic National School Championship; an exciting competition that aims to encourage and challenge students from various secondary schools countrywide in critical thinking and provide exposure to vast knowledge beyond their classrooms. This competition...
What Noga is Noga is a 'local word' in Uganda, to mean “Pluck”. Developed by Tamithi Developers, is a 3D maze Android game with a colorful Army Green twist. If you love runner games but want something that is challenging, then ‘Noga App’ is your best bet. At first it might...
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) in partnership with Positivo, a local Rwandan laptop manufacturing firm, is set to distribute 2000 tablets to schools in 21 different counties in Kenya. The Kenyan government insists that its students of all levels should be ICT literate, and for this they...
Access to the best jobs and careers is now strictly the preserve of degree holders. Many jobs that didn't require a degree in the past are now only open to those who have attended college, which means that studying for an appropriate qualification is more important than ever before. Demand...
At the Global Citizen Festival South Africa 2018, Cisco announced its commitment to train 10 million people worldwide including 1 million in Africa for jobs in the digital economy over the next five years. The Chairman and CEO of Cisco, Chuck Robbins gathered with government officials as well as businesses...
Late last month, Stanbic Bank Uganda in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Sports officially launched the 2017 Stanbic National School Championship at Kampala Serena Hotel. The exciting competition aims to encourage and challenge over 4,000 students from 40 secondary schools; government and private, countrywide in critical thinking and...
Vodafone Uganda, through its JUMP platform hosted a cross section of youth to ‘Jump Ignite’, a monthly forum which enables the youth to engage and interact with like-minded people. This month’s session under the theme ‘Financial Literacy’ was held at Dancing Cup, Bugolobi. Several youth exchanged ideas on financial discipline,...
State Minister for Higher Education John C Muyingo has called for more practical education for workers planning to be employed in the oil and gas sector. There are many Ugandans looking forward to new opportunities opening in the oil sector but few have relevant training to the oil and gas...