Uganda has moved up 5 places in the ICT Development Index (IDI). Previously 158 in 2016, the improvement to 152 is indicative of the steady success the multifaceted approach being undertaken by the Government of Uganda and the Private Sector in driving the Digital agenda in Uganda. This puts the...
Africa has long been recognized for its natural resources, and more recently for its increasing oil reserves, but little is said about it tech industry.  Africa is slowly, but surely, making its mark on the world tech scene due to increased efforts by various administrations across the continent to...
Individuals suffering from mental health problems can strengthen their psychological well-being through mobile apps, a new study says. The study, published in the journal JMIR Mental Health, stated that people who struggle with mental and emotional health problems feel like they lack control. People should take confidence among themselves that the mental healthcare apps...
Based on research, Black Friday originated from the U.S. when retailers noticed a spike in sales on the day after Thanksgiving. Retailers decided to capitalize on this trend by offering discounts and special deals – and now, the campaign has grown into a global movement that most eCommerce firms have...
The 20th and 21st centuries have brought some outstanding discoveries and inventions that have revolutionized how humans live and interact with the world — and most of that is thanks to material science. You can point to nearly anything in your house and be certain that it wouldn’t exist...
WorldRemit becomes the first Official Online Money Transfer Partner of the Premier League club, Arsenal. The leading digital money transfer business, formed by a UK-based entrepreneur from Somaliland, has joined forces with Arsenal to accelerate the company’s growth and help more people save money on international transfers. The global partnership...
Assumptions are terrible things to make. Not only do they make you complacent, but they also lead to unfavorable situations that could have been easily avoided. As a business, these assumptions could lead to bankruptcy. You need to put extra precautions in place, and you need to always be...
The Ministry of Ministry of ICT and National Guidance on Friday 10th November 2017 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Estonian Government following a five day benchmarking visit by the Ministry of ICT & National Guidance, Ministry of Public Service, National Information Technology Authority (NITA-U) and Members...
Leading Chinese ICT solutions provider Huawei has engaged African telecom operators on Digital Operations Transformation saying this should be geared towards creating long term strategic value both for the teleco and its customers. Speaking at the telecoms industry Operations Transformation Forum at AfricaCom in Cape Town, the company said, as...
Temask Holdings private LTD, a leading investor of e-commerce retail platforms in Asia pacific (APAC) has today announced it will be replacing Goods Express operations in Uganda. As of now Goods Express Uganda website is temporary unavailable and will not be taking customer orders. THP LTD a company, which prides...