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Airtel Uganda CEO: We made our first profit in 2018

January 16, 2019

Airtel Uganda Managing Director VG Somasekhar has said the telecom company paid corporate tax for the first time in 2018, having registered its first profit

Uganda’s Public Taxi app edges close to Shs3.7bn innovation prize

January 15, 2019

Public Taxi Uganda, an application developed Cavendish University students to improve the safety and security of people using commuter taxis in Uganda, has qualified for

Pay-as-you-cook technology to revolutionise use of LPG in Rwanda

January 15, 2019

A Nigerian innovator named Oluwatobi Oyinlola has invented a device called Pay-as-you-cook meter to transform the application of liquefied petroleum gas, or LPG, in cooking

Airtel in advanced talks to acquire Telkom Kenya

January 15, 2019

India-based telecommunication company Bharti Airtel is currently engaged in talks to buy Telkom Kenya in a bid to cement its operations in the East African

African startups attracted record funding in 2018 – report

January 15, 2019

Funding African startups increased by almost four times in 2018, underlying the continent’s increasing uptake of business and information technology, the 2018 venture investment report

Africell tops MTN, Airtel & UTL in number of blocked calls in Kampala, UCC report

January 15, 2019

Africell Uganda recorded the highest number of blocked calls compared to its other three main competitors in Uganda’s capital, according to a survey conducted by

10 things your boss is tired of hearing

January 14, 2019

By Vartika Kashyap The boss-employee relationships can be “overly complicated” at times, especially when there are unnecessary excuses instead of meaningful results. Whether you’ve been

Kiira EVS: What you need to know about the Ugandan-made sedan

January 14, 2019

Kiira Motors Corporation (KMC) recently unveiled its latest automobile, the Kiira EVS. The journalist Andrew Mwenda was among the first people to announce its release

Uganda hires Dutch firm for digital security at Entebbe Airport

January 14, 2019

Gemalto, a Netherlands-based digital security company providing software applications and hardware has been awarded a contract to provide the tools needed to reinforce the security

Ochola names police officers to head forensics in new shakeup

January 14, 2019

As the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Okoth Ochola shuffled the police top brass on Saturday, he appointed a new team to oversee the activities

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