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How to load Umeme token on Yaka meter

March 9, 2019

In the previous article, we wrote about how to pay for Yaka using mobile money. The article covers how to do it using either Airtel

Bolt Uganda bolsters executive team to support growth and expansion in Kampala

March 8, 2019

Bolt Uganda, formerly known as Taxify Uganda, has added new people to its operations team, growing the headcount to four, according to Marilin Noorem, the

OneFi secures $5 million debt facility to expand Paylater reach

March 8, 2019

One Finance Limited (OneFi) announced Friday that it had secured a $5M debt facility for its consumer-facing platform, Paylater. The facility comes from New York

How to pay Yaka using Mobile Money (step-by-step guide)

March 8, 2019

Yaka is a prepaid service Umeme introduced to ease collection of revenue and allow people to manage and control how they spend on electricity bills.

How to pay OTT tax on Airtel Uganda

March 7, 2019

There are two processes you can use to pay OTT tax on Airtel. In one process, you only buy OTT tax on Airtel while in

NIRA relocates Kampala office

March 7, 2019

National Identification Registration Authority (NIRA) has shifted its office in Kampala Central to Plot 62 on Lumumba Avenue. The Authority announced the development via Twitter.

MTN unveils Ikosora & MTN Smart T (3G smart feature phones) in Rwanda, Nigeria

March 7, 2019

MTN Group has introduced smart feature phones – Ikosora and MTN Smart T – to its units in Rwanda and Nigeria respectively. Running on KaiOS,

How Kenyans lost millions to fake bitcoin firm

March 7, 2019

Police in Kenya are hunting for Velox 10 Global, a bitcoin company that disappeared with hundreds of millions of shillings of its members. According to

NITA-U in national cybersecurity risk assessment drive

March 7, 2019

The National Information Technology Authority – Uganda (NITA-U) is conducting a National Cyber Security Risk Assessment (NCRA) campaign. Cybersecurity risk assessment is done to identify,

Why Taxify has changed its name

March 7, 2019

From now on, Taxify will be called Bolt, the Estonian-based ride-hailing firm announced in a statement on Thursday. According to the statement, the company has