All phone brands available in Uganda are listed on Jumia, which gives the online shop exclusive insights in to how each phone brand is performing in the country. For Jumia Uganda specifically, Samsung is still the top selling smartphone brand - but Tecno edges close at number 2 and...
The 2017 Young Achievers Awards winners who were announced on Saturday August 12th, 2017 during an auspicious gala at the Kampala Serena Hotel coinciding with the International Youth Day, have received 5 million UGX support from the government to scale up their ideas and innovations. The support, was handed over...
With over 800 applications submitted in for the seventh annual Anzisha Prize challenge which offers cash prizes and support to startup entrepreneurs, only fifteen (15) young African startup entrepreneurs emerged as finalists including; Uganda's 21-year old Ignatius Ahumuza; Co-Founders of Art Planet Academy; a firm which provides practical agriculture training in schools,...
Global seed-stage startups competition Seedstars World having visited more than 25 cities (Kampala inclusive) across all the regions of Africa - kicking off on May 26th, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa, came to Kampala on August 04th, 2017 where they held a dynamic pitch event at tech and incubation...
During a press media cocktail that was held at the Kampala Serena hotel, Reach a Hand Uganda, in partnership with its sponsors led by JUMP by Vodafone Uganda together with NBS Television, Segal Family Foundation, to mention a few announced the 2017 nominees of the Young Achievers Awards. These...
After a successful school fess campaign, Digital Pay Television; Gotv Uganda on Wednesday rolled out an exciting customer incentive campaign dubbed Kwata Kavu to reward, appreciate and encourage customers for their loyalty with cash prizes and memorabilia. The campaign which is applicable effective today till 19th October, 2017 is to ensure...
Ugandan Information Communications Technology (ICT) opinion leader Badru Ntege has been elected the inaugural Governing Board Chairperson for the East African Science and Technology Commission (EASTECO). Ntege who is also the Chief Executive Officer for NFT Consults was elected during the first ever EASTECO meeting held in Entebbe, Uganda. Ntege represents...
As of yesterday, while addressing UTL staff at the company’s blood donation drive, State Minister for Investment and Privatization, Evelyne Anite announced that government would make it a mandatory requirement for every Ugandan to own a UTL simcard. She emphasized that this would display patriotism and pride in for the country...
Daniel Ogong has been appointed Head of Marketing and Communications, Stanbic Bank Uganda joining from Nile Breweries where he previously worked for 15 years and served as Marketing Director. He played a pivotal role in building a stable portfolio of brands that saw the company sore to market leadership. Daniel...
Buganda Road Court Magistrate Eremye Mawanda has Friday June 16th sentenced Geoffrey Kasule to 12 months in Jail over sim box fraud against Airtel Uganda. Kasule, 30, was convicted of three cases including Unauthorised use of interception of computer services contrary to Section 15 of the Computer Misuse Act, Electronic...