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Bitature names his principles for success in business

February 20, 2019

Business expert Patrick Bitature says he’s had many people asking him what he does to grow a successful business. The tycoon has an investment portfolio

Eversend selected to take part in Techstars Berlin accelerator programme

February 20, 2019

Eversend is among 10 startups that have been admitted to the prestigious Techstars accelerator programme in Berlin, which provides access to investment, mentorship and collaboration with

UCC to Ugandans: We shut down the internet to protect you

February 19, 2019

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) only turns off internet access in the country when there is need to protect Ugandans, Nyombi Thembo, the director for the

Global tech firm Truecaller moves to partner with Rwandan firms

February 19, 2019

Global tech firm Truecaller has revealed that it will increase presence in the Rwandan market in fulfillment of its plans of making Africa its key

KaiOS closes distribution deals with 6 firms to expand footprint in Africa

February 19, 2019

KaiOS Technologies has sealed distribution deals with six African firms located in Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Kenya, South Africa, and Tanzania to sell mobile phones running

Mara Corporation starts selling Mara X & Mara Z first African-made smartphones

February 19, 2019

Mara Corporation unveiled its first smartphones (Mara X and Mara Z) to the market on Feb. 14, the day of Valentine’s. Founded ‎by Ashish J.

Why govt is cracking the whip on MTN Uganda

February 18, 2019

On the night of July 2, 2018, agents attached to the Internal Security Organisation aka ISO stormed the MTN Data Center, which is located in

Swvl: Why we are opening bus-sharing service in Kampala

February 18, 2019

Egyptian grown bus-sharing app Swvl has announced that it is soon setting up shop in Kampala, the capital of Uganda. If Swvl doesn’t enter another

Telecom firms dragged to court over unclaimed mobile money balances

February 18, 2019

A citizen has asked court to compel four telecom companies to display all mobile money balances from inactive SIM cards. In his lawsuit filed at

Tumwebaze: Airtel 4G will fire up digital transformation in Uganda

February 18, 2019

Minister for ICT and National Guidance Frank Tumwebaze has hailed Uganda’s second largest telecommunications company Airtel on rolling out 100 percent 4G Broad Band coverage