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SwapAfrica, over 100 other Ugandan startups shortlisted for multimillion-dollar entrepreneurship programme

March 26, 2019

SwapAfrica, an online barter trade platform, is among over 100 Ugandan startups that have been shortlisted for the fifth cycle of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme.

Ugandan startups attract least funding in East Africa as Kenya leads continent in 2018, report

March 26, 2019

The startup sector in Uganda attracted the least funding in the East African region, according to a 2018 report by Partech Africa on funding rounds

MTN Open API App challenge winners unveiled

March 26, 2019

MTN Uganda has announced nine projects that performed well in the MTN Open API App Challenge. The nine were part of 23 other finalists that

Kobo360 eyes Uganda as it launches in Ghana, Kenya

March 25, 2019

Kobo360, a Nigerian-based technology logistics platform, has announced that it is expanding its operations to Accra, Ghana and Nairobi, Kenya. The Monday announcement follows recent

Uber’s $3b takeover of Dubai’s Careem takes shape

March 25, 2019

US ride-hailing giant Uber’s acquisition of Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ could be completed on Tuesday this week. This website reported in February that the

How to replace lost/damaged passport in Uganda

March 23, 2019

There are several reasons as to why you would want to replace a passport: it could be damaged/mutilated, you could have lost it or you

Exclusive: Director speaks as Pulse Live Uganda suspends operations

March 23, 2019

Pulse Africa has suspended the operations of online publisher, Pulse Live Uganda, a year after launching it in the East African nation. Pulse Africa is

MTN Kamunye: See the price and specifications

March 23, 2019

MTN Kamunye, a 3G smart feature phone running on Kai-operating system has been introduced in the Uganda market by telecommunications giant MTN Uganda. Uganda is

MTN Uganda advertises posts of deported executives, except for CEO

March 22, 2019

MTN Uganda has declared vacant positions of three senior executives who were deported by Ugandan authorities in February for engaging in subversive activities. According to

For early porn detection, UCC joins forces with pornography control committee

March 22, 2019

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Pornography Control Committee (PCC) that will see the two government agencies work