Transsion Holdings brand Infinix officially unveiled their newest flagship to the Infinix Zero series; the Infinix Zero 5 and Zero 5 Pro in November at an event that was held in Dubai. While many were expecting the country launch a week after the global launch, it never happened reasons...
In a bid to promote cashless banking by encouraging increased usage of debit and credit cards Stanbic Bank Uganda today held a trolley dash for three of its lucky frequent Visa and MasterCard users off the Stanbic card machines in a promo dubbed Stanbic Bank Christmas Madness. The three lucky...
Since a large portion of Africa’s population lives in remote and rural areas, receiving power from the grid could still be decades away. Notably, with just approximately 14% of the Ugandan population able to access grid electricity, new off-grid energy solutions have the potential to provide a lot more...
Tension has risen amongst customers and subscribers of Smile Telecom Uganda over alleged closure of the company by the regulator, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) A report by a Ugandan local newspaper on Sunday indicated that the telecom had been closed “because it is facing a number of financial challenges.” The report...
Technology entrepreneur Albert Mucunguzi has been re-elected as the chairperson Board of Directors for the ICT Association of Uganda (ICTAU). Mr. Mucunguzi who has been holding the position in acting role was elected at the Association’s Annual General Meeting held Saturday, December 9th at Hive Colab in Kamwokya. Honored to have...
International Health Science University (IHSU) now in their 10th year of training medical professionals with a heritage in the private health sector has today launched a new type of school dubbed; The School of Business and Applied Technology (SOBAT). The school is partnering with business and industry sectors to offer...
This morning, the National Information Technology Authority (NITA-U) hosted an education and awareness session on the Electronic Discovery and Cyber Laws implementation for a core team from academia (Cavendish University) as well as the Justice Law and Order Sector (JLOS) with representation from Office of the Director of Public...
SAP has today revealed that its Africa Code Week programme saw 1.3 million youths across 35 countries learn basic coding skills. The project had a target of training half a million African youth between 18th and 25th October. So the 1.3 million people participating saw a 203% increase over...
Following previous year's success, telecom firm; MTN Uganda was today launched its 2nd annual rapper competition dubbed; the "MTN Cyper", and this time around the telecom firm has made a twist to the challenge. The MTN Cypher competition happens every happening of the Uganda's Hip Hop Awards. The challenge requires...
Big yellow telecom firm; MTN Uganda has today announced that 600 million UGX (roughly USD$168,000) was raised as a result of the overwhelming (at least 20,000) participants that turned-up for the 14th annual MTN Kampala Marathon to support - either improving Komamboga and Kiswa Maternal Health Centers or Reducing Child Exposure...