Posts From SautiTech Staff

UCC warns public, exposes illegal postal & courier operators in Uganda

February 16, 2019

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has named 26 postal and courier firms that are operating illegally in the country. A Feb. 12 statement posted on the

Charles Mbire denies being quizzed by security

February 16, 2019

MTN Uganda Chairman Charles Mbire has dismissed as “false” and baseless” reports that he was Friday quizzed by security officers over the recent MTN scandals,

Ugandan startup Bodawerk converts gas engine bikes to electric ones

February 16, 2019

A Ugandan startup named Bodawerk is trying to revolutionize the Boda Boda industry in East Africa with a technology solution that converts gas engines to

Swvl to launch in Uganda

February 16, 2019

Egyptian bus-sharing app Swvl is laying the groundwork ahead of its launch in Uganda, making the Pearl of Africa its second market in East Africa

Emma Mugisha appointed Stanbic’s head of Corporate & Investment Banking

February 15, 2019

Emma Mugisha is the new head of Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) at Stanbic Bank. According to a February 15 statement, Mugisha will be overseeing the

Gordian Kyomukama named MTN Uganda acting CEO

February 15, 2019

Gordian Kyomukama who has been the chief technology officer at MTN Uganda has been appointed as the acting chief executive officer (CEO) following the deportation

Huawei to set up data centers in South Africa

February 14, 2019

Chinese consumer electronics manufacturer Huawei Technologies has revealed it will start building two data centers in South Africa in the coming month. The firm says

Monthly internet bundles: A look at what Africell, MTN & Airtel offer

February 14, 2019

We have already looked at the data packages offered by the three biggest telcos on weekly and daily plans. Today, we look at what these

CcHUB Design Lab launched in Rwanda

February 14, 2019

Co-creation Hub [CcHUB] will Thursday launch the ‘CcHUB Design Lab’ in Kigali, Rwanda. The design lab is an unprecedented next step in Africa’s growing tech

NIRA: What you need to get a Birth Certificate in Uganda

February 13, 2019

National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) has made it possible for one to apply and get a Birth Certificate online. This system has been available