E-voucher system to help farmers access inputs, market

November 16, 2018

Government has introduced an electronic money exchange system (E-voucher system) for farmers around the country to help boost their finance for buying agro-chemicals and seeds, Mr. Joseph Bazaale, the assistant

Are Black Friday offers worth the wait?

November 14, 2018

Black Friday refers to the day following the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday and is considered as the kickoff of the shopping holiday season. Black Friday offers shopping deals at heavy discounts

5 things you should do if your WhatsApp is hacked

November 14, 2018

If you’ve been following our series on WhatsApp, we’ve revealed to you that your account can easily be hacked, which is why we want to show you what you should

MTN joins Airtel to offer OTT data packs

November 16, 2018

Telecom giant MTN Uganda has joined Airtel Uganda in offering Over the Top Tax (OTT) package for its customers, underlying the efforts by service providers to make it easy for

Airtel introduces data OTT packs

November 12, 2018

Airtel Uganda has launched Uganda’s first-ever data OTT packs that will enable subscribers to enjoy undisrupted connectivity by simply subscribing once and getting both data and OTT of the same

Safaricom and Western Union ink deal to make M-Pesa global

November 9, 2018

Kenya telecoms operator Safaricom and Western Union have entered into a partnership to enable M-Pesa customers to seamlessly send and receive money around the world. The partnership, which was signed

By bringing fintechs together, fitspa eyes firm ecosystem

November 16, 2018

The fintech sector is one of the most vibrant sectors in the innovation ecosystem in Uganda. When you look at startups that have attracted some of the biggest funding rounds

EzyAgric to get Shs279m as Fall Armyworm Tech Prize winners are unveiled

November 15, 2018

EzyAgric, an application developed by Akorion to help farmers access wide-ranging digital solutions was Wednesday announced among the projects that will share US$400,000 that was put up for Fall Armyworm

SafeBoda honoured as 2018 AppsAfrica Award winners are unveiled

November 13, 2018

Ride-hailing company SafeBoda was Monday night announced among the 2018 AppsAfrica award winners at an event held in Cape Town, South Africa. Now in their fourth year, the AppsAfrica Awards

How to install Windows using a USB flash drive

November 15, 2018

If you’ve lost your Windows DVD, or you never had one, you can still reinstall Windows without it, using a USB flash drive. In this article we’ll explain to you

With open MoMo API & 1bn startup fund, MTN looks to boost innovation in Uganda

November 15, 2018

Telecommunications company MTN Uganda on Wednesday officially rolled out the MTN Mobile Money API to Ugandan developers, showing its interest in supporting the Ugandan startup ecosystem by enhancing the payment

Ugandan tycoon Thakkar unveils first African-made smartphone

November 14, 2018

Ugandan tycoon Ashish Thakkar has announced the production of the first African-made smartphone, MaraPhone, with the first factories being set up in South Africa and Rwanda. According to BusinessChief, MaraPhones will be