Driving permit renewal, see how to replace permit in Uganda

April 25, 2019

A driving permit can only function for a given period of time and you’ll need to go for renewal, or you could lose it and need a replacement. Since we’ve

Computerized Uganda driving permit fees, how to apply for one in 2019

April 23, 2019

In 2018, the Ministry of Works introduced computerized driving permits that can be used anywhere within the East African community. You can apply for the computerized Uganda driving permit manually

Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge expands to Africa

April 23, 2019

Google has announced that the Google News Initiative (GNI) Innovation Challenge is launching in Africa, the Middle East, and Turkey in June. The GNI Innovation Challenge is inviting proposals for

International Airtime Top Up allows you to send airtime across borders via web

April 24, 2019

Using International Airtime Top Up you can instantly send airtime across borders to over 150 countries and 370+ mobile network operators worldwide. International Airtime Top Up has two ways of initiating

UCC: How to apply for Short Codes in Uganda

April 18, 2019

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) defines Short Codes as “telephone numbers with fewer digits than the standard national significant and are dialed without a national destination code.” Short Code telephone numbers

Christopher Ssali named MTN Uganda acting Mobile Money chief

April 16, 2019

MTN Uganda appointed Christopher Ssali as the general manager (GM) for Mobile Financial Services in an acting role. The position fell vacant after the former occupant Elsa Muzzolini was deported

How to get an investor’s attention

April 25, 2019

By Joe Procopio Let’s talk about how a startup founder gets funded. And why they don’t. I get about a dozen questions a week via my website from first-time entrepreneurs

After success in Rwanda, drone delivery firm Zipline expands to Ghana

April 25, 2019

Zipline, a California-based UAV manufacturer and logistics firm has made Ghana its second destination in Africa, having spent three years delivering medicines in rural Rwanda. The development comes after the

Applications open as Google-sponsored PitchDrive launches season 2

April 23, 2019

The second season of PitchDrive has been launched. Dubbed PitchDrive II, the project will see Co-creation Hub (CcHUB), a Nigerian-based technology innovation center and Google for Startups help 10 selected

Rwanda in talks with Russia to set up nuclear research centre

April 24, 2019

Rwanda is considering setting up a Centre for Nuclear Science and Technology (CNST) within the next five years, an official from the Ministry of Infrastructure has revealed to The New

At Innovation Village, PM Rugunda to grace Innovation Showcase 2019

April 24, 2019

Update: This event has been postponed to a yet to be announced date Prime Minister of Uganda Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda will this Friday be the guest speaker at Innovation Showcase

How to mirror your Android phone to Windows 10 computer

April 19, 2019

If you own an Android device, you will be able to cast your screen to your Windows 10 computer running the Anniversary Update very easily without any third-party apps. The