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How to back up phone contacts to your Google account

March 18, 2019

If you have ever accidentally deleted contacts or lost your device without backing up your contacts, I suppose you know how hurting it can be.

Ugandan startup Swipe2pay qualifies for Google’s accelerator programme

March 18, 2019

Ugandan payments company Swipe2pay is among the 12 startups from Africa that have been selected for the third cohort of Google Launchpad Africa accelerator in Lagos,

SafeBoda’s Ricky Papa honoured by Egyptian president

March 18, 2019

Ricky Papa Thomson is among a few entrepreneurs from Africa and the Middle East that were honoured by Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the president of Egypt

SafeBoda reintroduces 50% discounts on rides in Kampala

March 18, 2019

SafeBoda has reintroduced 50% discounts to maintain its competitive edge in the Ugandan ride-hailing market. This comes a few weeks after the same offer was

Founders need to start doing less

March 16, 2019

By Feliks Eyser  I never thought I’d end up in a wooden box at age 31, but here I am, surrounded by timber. I buried myself

Uganda to benefit from Boomplay’s licensing deal with Warner Music

March 16, 2019

Boomplay, the largest music streaming and download service in Africa, has signed a direct licensing agreement with Warner Music to bring the record company’s diverse

This is the most visited porn site in Uganda

March 16, 2019

Porn555.com has overtaken once popular sites like xideos.com and pornhub.com to become the most visited porn site in Uganda, according to Alexa Internet, an American

France’s Macron announces €2.5bn investment in African startups

March 15, 2019

President of France Emmanuel Macron has revealed that his government is set to invest 2.5 billion euros in African businesses through a project dubbed Choose

Ugandan scientist Ssenyange joins Yale University professor for pivotal HIV research

March 15, 2019

In 2016, George Ssenyange was one of the two students that were accepted at Yale University under the research institution’s International Medical Student Education (OIMSE)

Gura introduces electric bike sharing in Rwanda

March 15, 2019

Gura, a transportation network company based in Rwanda, is set to roll out electric bikes and scooters to tap into the country’s mobility and ride-sharing