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NIRA sets deadline for ID registration at sub-county level

March 21, 2019

National Identification Registration Authority (NIRA) has said the national ID registration exercise that is currently being conducted at sub-county level will run for only three

In brief: UCC warns on WhatsApp hackers, Ugandan ePassports now accepted in Denmark

March 21, 2019

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) was warned users of the messaging service WhatsApp to be wary of hackers that have mastered the art of making the

MTN moves to launch instant messaging service

March 21, 2019

Telecom giant MTN Group plans to launch a new instant messaging (IM) platform this year. MTN Smart T, which supports applications like WhatsApp and Facebook,

5 ways to remove/stop pop-up ads on Android

March 20, 2019

Every phone owner has at least been interrupted or re-routed to another link by ads or unwanted pop-ups that you click on. And it’s really,

Nataliey Bitature: How millennials can improve social and economic life

March 20, 2019

Simba Group Chief of Staff Bitature Nataliey has advice every millennial needs to consider. She says the world is better than it has ever been

Founders of Infants’ Health Foundation Uganda get WHO endorsement

March 20, 2019

Sylvia Kyomuhendo and Harrison Okello, the founders of Infants’ Health Foundation, have been invited by the World Health Organization to share their knowledge on parental

How SWAPAfrica is redefining Barter trade in modern Uganda

March 19, 2019

Yes, you read that correctly. And you probably don’t have fond memories of the word ‘Barter trade’, considering the negative connotation it carries from history

Uber Lite unveiled in Uganda

March 19, 2019

Uber Lite, a light version of the Uber application has been rolled out in Uganda to cater to people with a poor network connection, limited

Xente launches on iOS amidst expansion plans

March 19, 2019

Ugandan payments company Xente has rolled out its application to iOS users to cash in on the growing number of people using the Apple-developed mobile

Ugandan innovator Anne Rweyora moves Duke of York

March 19, 2019

Anne Rweyora was among innovators from Africa that were honored by Prince Andrew, the Duke of York for showcasing impressive innovations at the [email protected] Africa