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Afrimax bankruptcy and the effects of price wars - The Observer
Afrimax bankruptcy and the effects of price wars  The Observer

When, in early 2008, Warid Telecom swaggered into the Ugandan market with a memorable display of fireworks that lit up the skyline over Speke Resort ...


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms - pmldaily.com
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – One thing for sure no one can accuse the Ugandan telecom market of sitting still in 2017 with the industry having multi-billion mergers and ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's telecom market too small for seven players? - Independent
Uganda's telecom market too small for seven players?  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | Senior executives in Uganda's leading telecom companies have always said the country's mobile phone market has room to ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
K2 ditches 0730 code for 0708 - Daily Monitor
K2 ditches 0730 code for 0708  Daily Monitor

Struggling K2 will be hosted on Airtel infrastructure in a partnership that will allow the two telecoms to share revenue proceeds.


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benefits Of Financial Inclusion To Financial Service Regulation - New Vision
Benefits Of Financial Inclusion To Financial Service Regulation  New Vision

Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda records Shs 160bn net profit - Independent
Airtel Uganda records Shs 160bn net profit  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | Telecom *service* provider, Airtel Uganda, ended the 2016 financial year with 85.6% growth in net profit to Shs 160.45bn on ...


Tue, 12 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Why Vodafone has filed for bankruptcy - Daily Monitor
Why Vodafone has filed for bankruptcy  Daily Monitor

Telecom operator Vodafone is on the verge of collapse and has consequently applied for bankruptcy protection. In a notice of issue of an interim protection order ...


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Connected Expo Kicks Off Today at the Kololo Independence Grounds, What to Expect - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Connected Expo Kicks Off Today at the Kololo Independence Grounds, What to Expect  PC Tech Magazine

Telco firm, MTN is today officially kicking off its first ever Connected Expo at the Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala, Uganda scheduled to end Monday ...


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The 3rd Annual Up Accelerate Program Will Focus on Supporting Youth in Northern Regions of Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
The 3rd Annual Up Accelerate Program Will Focus on Supporting Youth in Northern Regions of Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

The United Nations Population Fund Uganda in partnership with Outbox Hub and Reach A Hand Uganda have on Tuesday launched another annual edition of ...


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti agrees Warid takeover - TeleGeography
Bharti agrees Warid takeover  TeleGeography

Uganda. India's Bharti Airtel has signed an agreement to purchase Warid Telecom Uganda for an undisclosed sum in a deal that represents the first major drive ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel acquires Warid Telecom Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel acquires Warid Telecom Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Bharti Airtel today said it has entered into a “definitive agreement” with UAE-based Warid Group to acquire Warid Telecom Uganda, strengthening its footprint in ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset - The Observer
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset  The Observer

A recent chilly Wednesday morning found me at Kafeero foundation in Muyenga for a symposium on youth empowerment through digital innovations.


Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda too small for seven mobile phone firms - Airtel - Reuters
Uganda too small for seven mobile phone firms - Airtel  Reuters

Uganda's mobile phone market has room to grow but is still too small to support all of the country's seven telecommunications companies, the managing director ...


Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Tigo Rwanda take-over - Independent
Airtel's Tigo Rwanda take-over  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | AGENCIES | India's telecom firm, Bharti Airtel, has received regulatory approval to acquire Millicom International Cellular's Rwanda unit, ...


Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Justine Nameea responds to Faridah Nakazibwe - Ghafla!
Justine Nameea responds to Faridah Nakazibwe  Ghafla!

Justine Nameere is not going to let her name and fame be dragged in the soil. She has responded to accusations made by Faridah Nakazibwe.


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange to sell Uganda stake to Africell - Telecoms.com
Orange to sell Uganda stake to Africell  Telecoms.com

French incumbent telco Orange has announced that it is to sell its 53 per cent stake in Orange Uganda to Africell, an aspiring pan-regional operator that currently ...


Mon, 19 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Eaton Towers buys Uganda towers - Independent Online
Eaton Towers buys Uganda towers  Independent Online

Eaton Towers has announced a further major investment in Uganda.


Mon, 19 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Warid partners with Equity bank to enable waridpesa withdraws from ATMs - PC Tech Magazine
Warid partners with Equity bank to enable waridpesa withdraws from ATMs  PC Tech Magazine

Warid Telecom last week launched a partnership with Equity Bank that will enable customers to withdraw money at any time from any of the bank's ATMs without ...


Tue, 16 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel takeover of Tigo brings new dynamics to telecom market - experts - The New Times
Airtel takeover of Tigo brings new dynamics to telecom market - experts  The New Times

The approval of the acquisition deal of Tigo Rwanda operations, a subsidiary of Millicom International Cellular S.A., by Bharti Airtel marks a new dawn operators ...


Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Warid Taking Mobile Money to Another Level - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Warid Taking Mobile Money to Another Level  PC Tech Magazine

Today 31st May 2013, Airtel and Warid introduced new affordable tariffs for sending money across all networks, synchronizing Airtel Money and Warid Pesa ...


Fri, 31 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda gets new MD - Independent
Airtel Uganda gets new MD  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | Julius Businge | Airtel Uganda has announced the planned departure of their managing director Anwar Soussa in a notice shared on Aug.


Thu, 10 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Another telecom operator in Uganda rocked by shareholder rows - PC Tech Magazine
Another telecom operator in Uganda rocked by shareholder rows  PC Tech Magazine

Orange Uganda is reportedly going through a nail-biting period amid claims that shareholders are divided over the future of the company. A local investigative ...


Sat, 25 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel-Warid deal is a game of data and mobile money - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel-Warid deal is a game of data and mobile money  PC Tech Magazine

Deo Kaitezi, Daily Monitor. Bharti Airtel's recent acquisition of Warid Uganda only gives us an inside sneak peak of how the flag posts in the telecom industry ...


Tue, 14 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit  Economic Times

Bharti Airtel has received regulatory approval to acquire Millicom International Cellular's Rwanda unit, Tigo Rwanda. The Sunil Mittal-led mobile carrier said ...


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit - New Vision
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit  New Vision

French operator Orange has mandated Lazard to find a buyer for its mobile telecoms business in Uganda, hot on the heels of the sale of Warid Telecom's local ...


Thu, 06 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - PR Newswire
Uganda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Uganda's national broadband project leading to fall in internet costs Reforms within the telecom sector in Uganda ...


Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Money Operations Illegal, Judge Rules - New Vision
Mobile Money Operations Illegal, Judge Rules  New Vision

Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.


Sat, 30 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa Denies Plans to Exit Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Africa Denies Plans to Exit Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel Africa says its not looking at exiting Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania according to media reports made early Monday. The firm has this morning said the ...


Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Black Friday: 10 to 14 Days of Mind Blowing Deals – tip to what you could shop - PC Tech Magazine
Black Friday: 10 to 14 Days of Mind Blowing Deals – tip to what you could shop  PC Tech Magazine

Based on research, Black Friday originated from the U.S. when retailers noticed a spike in sales on the day after Thanksgiving. Retailers decided to capitalize on ...


Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
With sale to Africell, Orange starts to pull back from East Africa - PCWorld
With sale to Africell, Orange starts to pull back from East Africa  PCWorld

French Telecom operator Orange has finally sold its operation in Uganda to Africell as a first step to exiting the East African telecom market altogether.


Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Ugandan Mobile Money Subscribers Have Risen Exponentially, Users Are Currently 53% of the Population - TechCabal
Ugandan Mobile Money Subscribers Have Risen Exponentially, Users Are Currently 53% of the Population  TechCabal

If reports from the media are anything to go by, the mobile money utilization in the East-Central African country of Uganda has accelerated unprecedentedly ...


Tue, 17 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Ugandan mobile money agents in the spotlight - IT News Africa
Ugandan mobile money agents in the spotlight  IT News Africa

The Helix Institute of Digital Finance launched its first country report on agent networks in Uganda as part of its Agent Network Accelerator (ANA) research.


Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Report: ZTE Seeking a Solution to U.S Tech Ban - PC Tech Magazine
Report: ZTE Seeking a Solution to U.S Tech Ban  PC Tech Magazine

ZTE Corp., one of China's biggest tech companies, said Sunday that it is taking steps to comply with a US technology ban and that it is seeking a solution to the ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Warid Sale: What’s the fate of workers, customers and the brand? - PC Tech Magazine
Warid Sale: What’s the fate of workers, customers and the brand?  PC Tech Magazine

(David MUGABE, The New Vision) — The takeover of one telecom company by another will have many ramifications on the chain of people and institutions that ...


Sat, 27 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Desktop vs Mobile vs Tablet Usage in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Desktop vs Mobile vs Tablet Usage in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Internet is one place we all go to whether its on a daily basis, weekly, month, to some people once or twice a day, whereas there's that group of people that let it ...


Fri, 07 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: KAA Admits 8 New Partners As Top Law Firms Embrace Mergers - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: KAA Admits 8 New Partners As Top Law Firms Embrace Mergers  AllAfrica.com

Eight new partners have been admitted at Kampala Associated Advocates (KAA), the law firm announced on April 7. The development fits into the current trend ...


Mon, 10 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
How to shop and pay safely on Kilimall Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
How to shop and pay safely on Kilimall Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Kilimall is becoming Uganda's fastest growing online shopping mall with Ugandan shoppers increasingly embracing the benefits of shopping online in tandem ...


Wed, 02 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel signs agreement to buy Millicom's operations in Rwanda - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel signs agreement to buy Millicom's operations in Rwanda  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel has entered into a definitive agreement with Millicom International Cellular under which Airtel Rwanda Limited will acquire 100% ...


Sat, 30 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Usage to Access the Internet in Uganda Increases by 1.42% - PC Tech Magazine
Mobile Usage to Access the Internet in Uganda Increases by 1.42%  PC Tech Magazine

According to the latest research done and compiled by an Independent Dublin-based Web Analytics firm; StatCounter between September 2016 and August ...


Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Art Planet Academy Uganda Emerge Winners in the Agriculture Sector at the Anzisha Grand Prize - PC Tech Magazine
Art Planet Academy Uganda Emerge Winners in the Agriculture Sector at the Anzisha Grand Prize  PC Tech Magazine

In August this year, we reported how Uganda's very own startup entrepreneur 'Ignatius Ahumuza' was named among the finalists of the 7th annual Anzisha ...


Wed, 01 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda withdraws call block threat - Telecoms.com
MTN Uganda withdraws call block threat  Telecoms.com

MTN Uganda has withdrawn its threat to stop connecting calls to rival network Uganda Telecom (UTL) over unpaid connection fees. Communications Minister ...


Wed, 16 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Eaton Towers secures $60m for Uganda expansion - BusinessTech
Eaton Towers secures $60m for Uganda expansion  BusinessTech

Eaton Towers has secured $60 million in debt financing from Standard Bank and the International Finance Corporation, to build and develop new and existing…


Tue, 30 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Google Introduces Free SMS through GMail - Uganda Online
Google Introduces Free SMS through GMail  Uganda Online

GMail is the internet web based email for Google which enables you surf the web within your email. You can choose to search within you email or just search the ...


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 22:00:18 GMT
MTN Uganda Partners with Multiplex to Introduce Street Parking Payment via Mobile Money - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Partners with Multiplex to Introduce Street Parking Payment via Mobile Money  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda has partnered with Multiplex to introduce a payment option for parking fees via the MTN Mobile Money platform. Vehicle drivers in Kampala will no ...


Thu, 07 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel’s Acquisition of Warid to benefit MTN - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel’s Acquisition of Warid to benefit MTN  PC Tech Magazine

There are about seven players in Uganda's telecommunication market including MTN, Airtel, Warid, Uganda Telecom, Orange, Smile and K2 – the latest entrant.


Wed, 24 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to Acquire Tigo Rwanda - PC Tech Magazine
Bharti Airtel to Acquire Tigo Rwanda  PC Tech Magazine

Telecom operator Bharti Airtel, on Tuesday said that it has signed an agreement with Millicom International Cellular South Africa to acquire 100% stake in its ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Museveni Buying Shs70bn Gadget to Monitor Telecoms - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Museveni Buying Shs70bn Gadget to Monitor Telecoms  AllAfrica.com

President Yoweri Museveni's staffers at State House are in the final stages of procuring technology that could enable the government to break a billion-dollar ...


Mon, 09 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Police Destroys Drugs Worth Sh109b - New Vision
Uganda Police Destroys Drugs Worth Sh109b  New Vision

The Police in Kampala has burnt drugs worth sh109b confiscated from International drug traffickers at Entebbe International Airport.


Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Moratorium on Licensing New FM Radio Stations in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Moratorium on Licensing New FM Radio Stations in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Accordingly, the Commission has a right to set up policies on the use of the radio spectrum for different services including broadcasting so as to ensure efficient ...


Mon, 10 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Walk to Work Protests: Uganda May Close Media Outlets Inciting Protesters - PC Tech Magazine
Walk to Work Protests: Uganda May Close Media Outlets Inciting Protesters  PC Tech Magazine

“We shall not hesitate to close others if they incite people,” he said adding that the regulator has already asked media houses to be cautious of the danger of ...


Tue, 19 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti to invest $100 mln in Uganda over 2 yrs - Reuters Africa
Bharti to invest $100 mln in Uganda over 2 yrs  Reuters Africa

Indian group Bharti Airtel(BRTI.BO), the new owner of Zain's (ZAIN.KW) Africa operations,will invest $100 million in Uganda over two years on ...


Mon, 21 Jun 2010 07:00:00 GMT
Gilat Telecom Uganda provides internet services for 60 business customers - Biztech Africa
Gilat Telecom Uganda provides internet services for 60 business customers  Biztech Africa

Gilat Satcom has established an ISP in Uganda which is already providing fast, reliable and highly secure broadband services to more than 60 business clients, ...


Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Five Women Honoured For Role In Uganda's Develop't - New Vision
Five Women Honoured For Role In Uganda's Develop't  New Vision

By Ayiga Ondoga. Five women who have excelled in various categories of activities have been recognized by Warid Telecom for their notable contributions ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel not exiting Kenya but looking to consolidate operations - Capital FM Kenya
Airtel not exiting Kenya but looking to consolidate operations  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 12 – Airtel has denied reports that it is exiting Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania but has maintained that it continues to explore Kenya ...


Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Bukedde - New Vision
Bukedde  New Vision

By Samuel Sanya Vision Group brands; the New Vision and Bukedde newspapers have emerged among the top 20 most respected brands in Uganda in the ...


Tue, 26 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Blockbuster movie drives St. Mary’s Kisubi’s students to make robotic car - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda: Blockbuster movie drives St. Mary’s Kisubi’s students to make robotic car  PC Tech Magazine

Have you ever watched a movie as interesting as it is inspiring? Well, if you have never, then you might never know how it feels for the idea you somewhat ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Only 20% Of Uganda's Milk Is Processed - New Vision
Only 20% Of Uganda's Milk Is Processed  New Vision

Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.


Fri, 28 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Telecom Limited v Hi-Tech Telecom Pty Ltd [2011] FCA 131 - Lexology
Uganda Telecom Limited v Hi-Tech Telecom Pty Ltd [2011] FCA 131  Lexology

In Uganda Telecom Limited v Hi-Tech Telecom Pty Ltd [2011] FCA 131, Uganda Telecom (located in Uganda) entered into a Telecommunication *Service* ...


Thu, 30 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Independent Uganda Finally Clocks 50 - New Vision
Independent Uganda Finally Clocks 50  New Vision

By Joseph Kizza On Tuesday, Uganda – the Pearl of Africa – became the fourth of the five East African Community (EAC) nations to mark 50 years of its ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan Designers Seek Cut Of Africa Fashion Market - New Vision
Ugandan Designers Seek Cut Of Africa Fashion Market  New Vision

Mention African style and the fashion crowd thinks Lagos, or Johannesburg. But Uganda's emerging designers -- using a mix of local craft and global savvy ...


Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda - The Observer
Uganda  The Observer

When Kleith Kathy Kyatuhaire was young, she dreamt of being on television.


Thu, 21 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan government tries to block Facebook and Twitter - The Next Web
Ugandan government tries to block Facebook and Twitter  The Next Web

The Ugandan government recently asked major telecoms operators in the country to block Facebook and Twitter Global Voices Online reports. This is following ...


Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan Fans Get Camp Nou Chance - New Vision
Ugandan Fans Get Camp Nou Chance  New Vision

Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.


Wed, 07 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Telecom embarks on “business turnaround” amid reports of possible takeover - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda Telecom embarks on “business turnaround” amid reports of possible takeover  PC Tech Magazine

Uganda's telecoms sector has been some sort of *content* factory over the last few weeks, with reports and denials of mergers, lawsuits, as well as confirmation of ...


Fri, 03 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Museveni Orders Probe Into Illegal Fishing - New Vision
Museveni Orders Probe Into Illegal Fishing  New Vision

PRESIDENT Yoweri Museveni has directed the Minister of Local Government to ascertain why no disciplinary action has been taken against fisheries officers ...


Sun, 15 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Banks Stretch Hours As Mobile Competition Bites - New Vision
Banks Stretch Hours As Mobile Competition Bites  New Vision

You have an emergency late in the night. Your bank is miles away from your residence, so you can't access any money. Ah, someone offers to send you money ...


Sat, 03 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel says not exiting East Africa but is ready to be acquired - The Star, Kenya
Airtel says not exiting East Africa but is ready to be acquired  The Star, Kenya

Airtel Africa has denied claims appearing in a section of media that it is planning to exit the East African market. In a press statement, the Indian-based ...


Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Revenue Authority launches new website - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda Revenue Authority launches new website  PC Tech Magazine

Uganda revenue Authority has unveiled a new website. The website which is simply an improved more client -centric web portal with various self- *service* ...


Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile money, voice and data propositions driving growth as MTN Uganda crosses the 11 million subscriber mark - PC Tech Magazine
Mobile money, voice and data propositions driving growth as MTN Uganda crosses the 11 million subscriber mark  PC Tech Magazine

In the period ending June 30th 2015, MTN Uganda's subscriber base grew by 7.2% to 11.1 million. This has been attributed to competitive Voice and Data ...


Fri, 07 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Editor’s Pick: 6 Online Jobs You Can Do From Home - PC Tech Magazine
Editor’s Pick: 6 Online Jobs You Can Do From Home  PC Tech Magazine

Whether you're looking for a respite from your 9-to-5 job, are unable to commute to work, are a stay at-home parent, or have some other constraint that prevents ...


Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations - Livemint
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations  Livemint

The acquisition will make Airtel the largest mobile operator in the Republic of Congo with around 2.6 million customers.


Tue, 05 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Timber Prices Double As EA Loses Big - New Vision
Timber Prices Double As EA Loses Big  New Vision

By Gerald Tenywa Timber prices have doubled in the last two years, following increasing demand in the construction industry. Construction is growing at a rate ...


Sun, 17 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Ten Things You Can Do With PayWay - Uganda Online
Ten Things You Can Do With PayWay  Uganda Online

What is PayWay? - It's an electronic payment *service* that accepts payments on behalf of other companies. You must have seen this point of sale (POS) terminal ...


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 22:43:25 GMT
Airtel Extends Roaming to Ethiopia - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Extends Roaming to Ethiopia  PC Tech Magazine

AIRTEL has expanded international roaming footprints to Ethiopia, bringing the number of roamin Airtel g partners to 300 networks. This was revealed in a ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Telecoms in trouble for cheating Customers - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda Telecoms in trouble for cheating Customers  PC Tech Magazine

Telecom firms in Uganda have been accused of cheating their clients through bogus telephone transactions where clients lose huge sums of money in double ...


Mon, 10 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan Team Wins ICT For Agriculture – ICT4Ag Hackathon in Kigali - PC Tech Magazine
Ugandan Team Wins ICT For Agriculture – ICT4Ag Hackathon in Kigali  PC Tech Magazine

Ensibuuko, a team incubated at Outbox was the overall winner at the ICT4AG hackathon. The ICT4Ag conference took place in Rwanda at the Kigali Serena ...


Mon, 11 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Launches the ‘MTN Internet Bus’ to Boost ICT Literacy in Rural Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Launches the ‘MTN Internet Bus’ to Boost ICT Literacy in Rural Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda through the MTN Uganda Foundation has unveiled a fully kitted state of the art bus dubbed the MTN Internet Bus. The Bus which is the first of its ...


Thu, 29 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan University student wins Cisco regional networking challenge - PC Tech Magazine
Ugandan University student wins Cisco regional networking challenge  PC Tech Magazine

Mark Ojangole a Cisco student at the College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) Cisco Academy was the overall best in Sub-Saharan Africa in the ...


Thu, 24 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Chris Brown For Kampala Show - New Vision
Chris Brown For Kampala Show  New Vision

To all the Kampala chics who think that they are really hot, the ultimate test comes on December 21. Listen, and listen very carefully. Chris Brown is coming to ...


Fri, 19 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel and Warid Innovate as Sim Registration Deadline Draws Near - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel and Warid Innovate as Sim Registration Deadline Draws Near  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel and Warid today, 31st/July at a press conference launched an innovation and campaign to pull more people to register their SIM cards and beat the ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas In Uganda - New Vision
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas In Uganda  New Vision

Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, is in Uganda on a two-day official visit. Abbas is accompanied by several ministers and other senior government ...


Sat, 07 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Failed rural ICT projects eat up $10m in Uganda - East African
Failed rural ICT projects eat up $10m in Uganda  East African

Several rural communication projects that have so far used up more than Ush20 billion ($10 million) could fail with some districts complaining of huge ...


Mon, 02 Nov 2009 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment - Business Standard
Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment  Business Standard

Read more about Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment on Business Standard. Telecom major Bharti Airtel's subsidiary Airtel Africa on ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What will Uganda be like in 2011? - Daily Monitor
What will Uganda be like in 2011?  Daily Monitor

Forecasting future events and trends is not difficult if one knows the basics. Human nature, with all its unchanging traits, is the constant in human.


Sun, 02 Jan 2011 08:00:00 GMT
MTN launches the Samsung Galaxy Tab - PC Tech Magazine
MTN launches the Samsung Galaxy Tab  PC Tech Magazine

The Samsung Galaxy Tablet is a globally popular tablet that offers the benefits of both a regular mobile phone and a tablet computer. “The Galaxy Tab will be ...


Wed, 13 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Anne Kansiime - a Philosophical Inquiry Into the Political Economy of Humour - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Anne Kansiime - a Philosophical Inquiry Into the Political Economy of Humour  AllAfrica.com

Opinion - There is a lot going on in Africa: Boko Haram crisis in Nigeria, the Ebola crisis, armed conflict in South Sudan, rhetoric of 'Africa arising', the dramatic ...


Thu, 04 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
The First 24/7 Health Call Centre Launched In Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
The First 24/7 Health Call Centre Launched In Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

The Medical Concierge Group Limited (TMCG) has today launched the first ever 24/7 Health Call Centre in Uganda offering a whole new medical experience.


Tue, 13 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Role of Blockchain Technology in the Gambling Industry - PC Tech Magazine
Role of Blockchain Technology in the Gambling Industry  PC Tech Magazine

These days the term “Blockchain casinos” has gained immense popularity and if we take just the Blockchain technology into account, it can be safely said that ...


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Women Looking For Men - New Vision
Women Looking For Men  New Vision

Latifah, 24, living in Kireka, wants a man, 35-45, for marriage. Call 0771483232 sylivia, 20, is looking for marriage. Call 0781336694 single lady is looking for a ...


Sun, 13 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT
MTN MoKash Savings, Loan Service Launched in Rwanda - PC Tech Magazine
MTN MoKash Savings, Loan Service Launched in Rwanda  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Rwanda in partnership with the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) has launched MoKash, a mobile savings and loan *service* plan for MTN mobile money ...


Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
From Tent Camps To 5 Star Hotels - New Vision
From Tent Camps To 5 Star Hotels  New Vision

The local hotel sector since 1998, when Uganda Hotels Limited was fully disbanded, greatly improved and boasts of some of the top hotels in the region. Prior to ...


Sat, 24 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
UAE desires to invest in Pakistan - The News International
UAE desires to invest in Pakistan  The News International

PESHAWAR: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has reiterated its resolve for investment in Pakistan as the new government of Prime Minister Imran Khan has ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Joel Okuyo - the Rise and Fall of Africa's Brad Pitt - The Observer
Uganda: Joel Okuyo - the Rise and Fall of Africa's Brad Pitt  The Observer

He walks swiftly around the room, one hand nursing a drink and the other in his pocket. He doesn't say a word, but it is vividly clear he commands respect.


Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Payway the Way To Go - Uganda Online
Payway the Way To Go  Uganda Online

Edited: September 15 2018. Six years later, PayWay, has made strides with their *service* incorporating more services that include National Social Security Fund, ...


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 21:58:44 GMT
Meeting Point - New Vision
Meeting Point  New Vision

I AM LOOKING FOR A CARING LADY FOR LOVE. onlyloveoneto@yahoo.com. MAN WANTS A SERIOUS SINGLE LADY FOR love. nalushamim@yahoo.com.


Fri, 06 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Lukoil to start production at Iraq's newest massive discovery in 2021 - S&P Global Platts
Lukoil to start production at Iraq's newest massive discovery in 2021  S&P Global Platts

Lukoil's massive new discovery in southern Iraq part of the Russian firm's sizable growth plans in the Middle Eastern country will start production in 2021, the ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Paying Your DSTV Bill Using your Phone Gets Better - Uganda Online
Paying Your DSTV Bill Using your Phone Gets Better  Uganda Online

Pay TV customers on the DSTV *service* under Multichoice have another reason to smile after exchange rates were added to allow you pay the exact amount for ...


Mon, 09 Apr 2018 08:21:45 GMT
Pay Your DSTV Bill with MTN Mobile Money - Uganda Online
Pay Your DSTV Bill with MTN Mobile Money  Uganda Online

Fast, Secure & Affordable are understatements when it comes to what is now called Mobile Commerce. Launched early 2009, MTN Mobile money has yet again ...


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 22:44:48 GMT
Former Police Chief Loses Gardens - New Vision
Former Police Chief Loses Gardens  New Vision

Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.


Thu, 30 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT

MTN Uganda announces the MTN App Challenge 2018 - Dignited
MTN Uganda announces the MTN App Challenge 2018  Dignited

MTN Uganda announced the MTN App Challenge 2018 on Wednesday 12th December. Entry is free and the deadline for submissions is 13th January 2019.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:51:00 GMT
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups - africanews
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups  africanews

MTN Uganda (www.MTN.co.ug) the first telecom company in Uganda and in the MTN Group (www.MTN.com) to grant access to third-parties to its Mobile Money ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Celebrates ‘Ugandan Connections’ in New Campaign - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Celebrates ‘Ugandan Connections’ in New Campaign  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda has on Tuesday launched a new campaign celebrating twenty years it has operated in Uganda. Dubbed 'Together, We Connect', featuring a TV ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda announces US$270000 start-up fund - ITWeb Africa
MTN Uganda announces US$270000 start-up fund  ITWeb Africa

MTN Uganda has launched a Ugx1 billion (US$270,000) start-up fund for local tech start-ups, representing a financial boost for start-ups that participate in the ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN opens up mobile money platform to developers - The Observer
MTN opens up mobile money platform to developers  The Observer

MTN Uganda has opened up its mobile money access programming interface (API) to third parties, allowing developers create payment options for their ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda runs 'Together, We Connect' advertising campaign to mark 20th anniversary - Telecompaper
MTN Uganda runs 'Together, We Connect' advertising campaign to mark 20th anniversary  Telecompaper

MTN Uganda has launched an advertising campaign to mark the 20 years it has operated in Uganda. The 'Together, We Connect' campaign includes a TV ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Confirms 300 Elite Runners Will Participate in the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Confirms 300 Elite Runners Will Participate in the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon  PC Tech Magazine

Telco; MTN Uganda has today confirmed over 300 elite runners across the region and Uganda will participate in this year's MTN Kampala marathon. Kenyan ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda implements reduced mobile money tax - Telecompaper
MTN Uganda implements reduced mobile money tax  Telecompaper

MTN Uganda has implemented the tax revision for mobile money transactions, which lowered it from 1 percent to 0.5 percent on withdrawals only. This follows ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda opens mobile money API, launches fund for start-ups - Telecompaper
MTN Uganda opens mobile money API, launches fund for start-ups  Telecompaper

MTN Uganda has granted third parties access to its Mobile Money Access Programming Interface (API). Developers can now create products for its 10 million ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN implements reduced Mobile Money Tax - Dignited
MTN implements reduced Mobile Money Tax  Dignited

MTN Uganda has implemented the new mobile money tax. The new tax has been reduced to 0.5% and only applies to withdrawals.


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda launches $270000 startup fund - TECH dot Africa
MTN Uganda launches $270000 startup fund  TECH dot Africa

MTN Uganda has announced a $270000 startup fund and granted access to third-parties to its Mobile Money Access Programming Interface (API)


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Sponsors Jose Chameleon's Legends Saba Saba Concert - capitalradio.co.ug
MTN Sponsors Jose Chameleon's Legends Saba Saba Concert  capitalradio.co.ug

By Patricia Osman. MTN Uganda has today announced sponsorship of Jose Chameleon's “Legends Saba Saba” concert slated for Friday, 7th December 2018 ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN App Challenge 2018 Edition Returns With Focus On Solutions For Digital Payments - PC Tech Magazine
MTN App Challenge 2018 Edition Returns With Focus On Solutions For Digital Payments  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda has announced the 2018 edition of the MTN App Challenge that will allow innovators to develop applications that will be rewarded. The challenge ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:53:00 GMT
How we could benefit from MTN Mobile Money Open API - Techjaja
How we could benefit from MTN Mobile Money Open API  Techjaja

Although most eyes are focused on startup developers, you too could benefit from the MTN mobile money Open API in various ways.


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Take lessons from mobile money tax saga - Daily Monitor
Take lessons from mobile money tax saga  Daily Monitor

The confusion surrounding the mobile money tax is, seemingly, over. Telecoms will no longer hide behind legislative mix-up to charge taxpayers more than their ...


Sun, 18 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Ultimate guide to being a Mobile Money Agent in Uganda - Dignited
The Ultimate guide to being a Mobile Money Agent in Uganda  Dignited

One aspect that is vital for the mobile Money industry to succeed is a mobile money agent. It has also become a top employer in Uganda of late.


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 02:09:00 GMT
PHOTOS: Chameleone x MTN legendary Saba Saba concert - Ghafla!
PHOTOS: Chameleone x MTN legendary Saba Saba concert  Ghafla!

When it comes to staging a lit concert, no one does it better the the a million man himself Chameleone. The concert which was packed to capacity in Beeming ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 03:00:39 GMT
CORRECTED-Uganda to make new telecoms investors share infrastructure - Reuters
CORRECTED-Uganda to make new telecoms investors share infrastructure  Reuters

Uganda will force new investors in telecommunications services to rent capacity from existing fibre optic cables, rather than lay their own, to stem infrastructure ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:29:00 GMT
Chemutai leads Uganda’s command at MTN Marathon - Daily Monitor
Chemutai leads Uganda’s command at MTN Marathon  Daily Monitor

Lydia Wafula posted a time of two hours, 44 minutes and 59 seconds to win the biggest event of the day and pocket Shs20m courtesy of event sponsors MTN, ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Telecom companies implement 0.5% reduced Mobile Money Tax - Techjaja
Telecom companies implement 0.5% reduced Mobile Money Tax  Techjaja

All telecom companies in Uganda including, Airtel, Africell and MTN Uganda have today implemented the revised tax measures on mobile money transactions ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Huawei Contributes UGX250M Towards the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon - PC Tech Magazine
Huawei Contributes UGX250M Towards the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon  PC Tech Magazine

Huawei on Wednesday handed over a cheque of UGX250 million contribution for the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon which will be used to improve the maternal ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN at 20 Archives - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
MTN at 20 Archives - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

MTN Uganda has launched a new campaign that is a celebration of the twenty years it has operated in Uganda. The new campaign 'Together, We Connect', ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Jose Chameleone Promises Massive Performance as MTN Announces Sponsorship of “Legend Saba Saba” Concert - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Jose Chameleone Promises Massive Performance as MTN Announces Sponsorship of “Legend Saba Saba” Concert - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

MTN Uganda on Monday announced sponsorship of legendary Ugandan musician Jose Chameleone's “Legend Saba Saba” concert slated for this Friday, 7th ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Stanbic Bank Handover UGX250M for the MTN Kampala Marathon - PC Tech Magazine
Stanbic Bank Handover UGX250M for the MTN Kampala Marathon  PC Tech Magazine

Patrick Mweheire, Stanbic Bank's CEO (L) hands over the banks contribution of UGX250M to MTN Uganda's CEO Mr. Wim Vanhelleputte. The contribution goes ...


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Data Prices Compare Between Network Operators in East Africa - Techweez
How Data Prices Compare Between Network Operators in East Africa  Techweez

If you were curious as to what network operators charge for data prices in East Africa, well we have tables for you to check out.


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda ICT Regulator Compels New Telecoms Investors to Rent Infrastructure - Techweez
Uganda ICT Regulator Compels New Telecoms Investors to Rent Infrastructure  Techweez

Uganda's ICT regulator, the Communications Commission, has directed new players in the telecoms business to rent infrastructure and capacity from existing ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mtn Marathon: 42km Course Comes Closer To Fans - New Vision
Mtn Marathon: 42km Course Comes Closer To Fans  New Vision

The viewers' benefit is courtesy of a course that will have participants twice covering a 16.5 kilometre loop in the 42km event ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pros, Seasoned Runners Dominate Winners in Mbarara MTN Marathon - softpower.ug
Pros, Seasoned Runners Dominate Winners in Mbarara MTN Marathon  softpower.ug

Thousands of people took part in the Mbarara edition of the annual MTN Marathon, the first to be held in the Western Uganda town, despite the mist and rain ...


Sun, 18 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chameleone thrills revellers at Saba Saba concert - pmldaily.com
Chameleone thrills revellers at Saba Saba concert  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA– The long-anticipated music concert dubbed “Saba Saba” left revellers wanting for more and more as Uganda's legend Jose Chameloene delivered ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ugandan traders welcome South Sudan mobile money licences - pmldaily.com
Ugandan traders welcome South Sudan mobile money licences  pmldaily.com

JUBA – Ugandans doing business in South Sudan have reacted to the news that South Sudan's National Communication Authority (NCA) has granted a license ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kidnapped Mtn Engineer Resurfaces, Marries - New Vision
Kidnapped Mtn Engineer Resurfaces, Marries  New Vision

Police spokesperson Emiliano Kayima said they were shocked to hear Ndawula had stealthily resurfaced and was now even wedding without informing them ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 11:28:00 GMT
MTN Mbarara Run Attracts 1,500 Amidst Heavy Downpour - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
MTN Mbarara Run Attracts 1,500 Amidst Heavy Downpour - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Thousands of Mbarara residents braved mist, cold and rain showers on Sunday morning to take part in the third and last regional run ahead of the much ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mtn Uganda Through The Years - New Vision
Mtn Uganda Through The Years  New Vision

Information minister Frank Tumwebaze cuts tape to launch the MTN Expo at Kololo Independence Grounds on Friday. From left is MTN corporate ...


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tidal and MTN Uganda bring mobile music streaming service to your phone - Dignited
Tidal and MTN Uganda bring mobile music streaming service to your phone  Dignited

Yesterday, MTN Uganda announced a new music streaming *service* in partnership with Tidal. With over 57 million songs and as little as Ugx 1,000, MTN ...


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda bets on music streaming as voice business slows - Reuters
MTN Uganda bets on music streaming as voice business slows  Reuters

Telecom firm MTN Uganda is betting on a new music streaming product to boost revenue and counter declining voice call sales, its chief marketing officer said in ...


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda gets 30 days provisional licence - - Kampala Dispatch
MTN Uganda gets 30 days provisional licence -  Kampala Dispatch

Uganda Communication Commission (UCC) has granted a 30 days provisional licence to MTN Uganda. MTN's 20 year licence expired on 20th October, 2018.


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Opens up Mobile Money API to enable innovation - Dignited
MTN Uganda Opens up Mobile Money API to enable innovation  Dignited

MTN Uganda, the largest mobile money provider has moved to open up its Mobile money API to enable innovation and catalyze digital financial services.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Extends 2018 Marathon to Regional Towns Mbarara, Mbale, Gulu - softpower.ug
MTN Uganda Extends 2018 Marathon to Regional Towns Mbarara, Mbale, Gulu  softpower.ug

MTN Uganda has announced the 2018 edition of the MTN Kampala Marathon introducing routes in three different regions of Uganda. Regional towns of Gulu, ...


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda says security personnel raided its data centre - EWN
MTN Uganda says security personnel raided its data centre  EWN

The firm said men who said they were from Uganda Internal Security Organisation had, on 2 July, also kidnapped an employee of its contractor, Huawei ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda launches MoMocard, a Mastercard-powered virtual card for shopping and making payments - Dignited
MTN Uganda launches MoMocard, a Mastercard-powered virtual card for shopping and making payments  Dignited

MTN Uganda in partnership with Mastercard and United Bank for Africa (UBA) have announced a new *service* that will enable quicker, safer and more ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africell acquires $100 funding to rejuvenate business in Uganda - Dignited
Africell acquires $100 funding to rejuvenate business in Uganda  Dignited

Africell acquires funding from OPIC to rejuvanate its business in Uganda and other parts of Africa. The funds are worthy $100 million.


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ndayisenga is MTN Rwanda Golf Open 2018 champion - The New Times
Ndayisenga is MTN Rwanda Golf Open 2018 champion  The New Times

Ernest Ndayisenga plays his tee off shot during Round 3 on the 3rd hole at Kigali Golf Course on Friday. Sam Ngendahimana. Twitter · Facebook · Email ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Salimo, Ajok excel in MTN Mbarara Run - Daily Monitor
Salimo, Ajok excel in MTN Mbarara Run  Daily Monitor

Mbarara. Such was the mood that not even the heavy rains in Mbarara could stop close to 2000 people from taking part in the MTN Mbarara Run. Whereas many ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
South Sudan approves two mobile money services - Mobile World Live
South Sudan approves two mobile money services  Mobile World Live

South Sudan's communications authority issued its first two licences for nationwide mobile money services in an attempt to reduce the country's heavy reliance ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda pushes MTN to go local by listing - Business Day
Uganda pushes MTN to go local by listing  Business Day

Kampala — MTN Group may list its Ugandan unit following government pressure on Africa's biggest wireless carrier by subscribers to increase local ownership ...


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Herman Singh said to be leaving MTN - TechCentral
Herman Singh said to be leaving MTN  TechCentral

MTN Group is set to lose another high-ranking executive over the next few months, according to people familiar with the matter, as Africa's largest wireless ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Govt security personnel raided data center,MTN Uganda says - Citizen TV
Govt security personnel raided data center,MTN Uganda says  Citizen TV

MTN Uganda, a unit of the South African telecoms firm, said government security personnel had raided its data center and disconnected four of its servers.


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda InternetShare data bundles are perfect for remote teams - Dignited
MTN Uganda InternetShare data bundles are perfect for remote teams  Dignited

The MTN Uganda InternetShare is a *service* that enables MTN customers to buy and share Internet bundles with another MTN customer. ? It's not the first ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Free expression under assault in Uganda, freedom of assembly wins in South Africa, and fear a way of life for LGBTQI+ in Tanzania - IFEX
Free expression under assault in Uganda, freedom of assembly wins in South Africa, and fear a way of life for LGBTQI+ in Tanzania  IFEX

Africa in November: Continued attacks on LGBTQI+ community and detention of CPJ staffers in Tanzania, an outspoken academic arrested - again, a petition ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 15:39:13 GMT
Government raids MTN Uganda data center - DatacenterDynamics
Government raids MTN Uganda data center  DatacenterDynamics

Members of the Ugandan counterintelligence agency, the Internal Security Organisation, have raided an MTN Uganda data center in Mutundwe. The country's ...


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
South Sudan seeks to widen financial inclusion using mobile money platform - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
South Sudan seeks to widen financial inclusion using mobile money platform - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

JUBA, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) -- South Sudan on Friday granted license to a local private company to commence mobile money and electronic cash transfer in a bid to ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN is now mulling a listing in Uganda - TechCentral
MTN is now mulling a listing in Uganda  TechCentral

MTN Group may list its Ugandan unit following government pressure on Africa's biggest wireless carrier by subscribers to increase local ownership in the East ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda wants unit of MTN Group to list locally before license extension - Reuters
Uganda wants unit of MTN Group to list locally before license extension  Reuters

Uganda has asked the local unit of South African telecoms giant MTN Group to list some of its shares on the local stock exchange as a condition for renewing its ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Says It's Mulling Uganda Listing Amid Government Prodding - Bloomberg
MTN Says It's Mulling Uganda Listing Amid Government Prodding  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. may list its Ugandan unit following government pressure on Africa's biggest wireless carrier by subscribers to increase local ownership in the ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Kampala Marathon 2018 unveiled with New Route & 3 regional races - Dignited
MTN Kampala Marathon 2018 unveiled with New Route & 3 regional races  Dignited

On Thursday 25th October, MTN Uganda launched the MTN Kampala marathon 2018 event scheduled on 25th November 2018 with a new route and 3 regional ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda adds Scan to Pay QR codes to MoMoPay product - Dignited
MTN Uganda adds Scan to Pay QR codes to MoMoPay product  Dignited

MTN Uganda has today announced a “Scan to Pay” feature to its MoMoPay, its mobile payment system at a stakeholders business breakfast. The feature uses a ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda secures renewal of operating licence - ITWeb Africa
MTN Uganda secures renewal of operating licence  ITWeb Africa

MTN Uganda has secured the right to run its business in the East African country for the next decade following cabinet approval of a UCC (Uganda ...


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Editor's Pick: What MTN Uganda Has Achieved this year to its 20th Birthday - PC Tech Magazine
Editor's Pick: What MTN Uganda Has Achieved this year to its 20th Birthday  PC Tech Magazine

MTN on Sunday 21st, October 2018 turned 20 years of it's existence as a multi-telecom company in Uganda since its official launch on 21st October, 1998 ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda - PR Newswire
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda  PR Newswire

KAMPALA, Uganda, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Partnership kicks off in Uganda with three key activities Launch Press Conference on Wednesday 22nd ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda and StarTimes partner to offer mobile TV bundles - Dignited
MTN Uganda and StarTimes partner to offer mobile TV bundles  Dignited

These mobile tv bundles will allow viewers watch *content* on the StarTimes app for as low as UGX 2000 for two hours, and UGX 4000 for four hours, per day.


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda starts 20th anniversary celebrations with Expo - Independent
MTN Uganda starts 20th anniversary celebrations with Expo  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | IAN KATUSIIME | MTN Uganda has started its six month long campaign to celebrate its 20th anniversary with an Expo that thrilled revellers ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN plans to lockout stolen money from buying shares - Daily Monitor
MTN plans to lockout stolen money from buying shares  Daily Monitor

Under the National Broadband Policy, all telecoms are required to list locally to enable Ugandans own a part of the country's most profitable multinationals.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN unveils UGX 1 Billion fund for innovators, opens Mobile Money API - Dignited
MTN unveils UGX 1 Billion fund for innovators, opens Mobile Money API  Dignited

MTN Uganda opened up its Mobile money API to third party developers. At the launch event on Wednesday, the telecom unveied a UGX 1 billion start-up fund.


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda half year revenue lifted by digital growth – and constant currency reporting - Uganda Business News
MTN Uganda half year revenue lifted by digital growth – and constant currency reporting  Uganda Business News

Uganda's largest telecom MTN Uganda benefitted from a reduction in commissions paid to its mobile money agents in the first six months of this year, with an ...


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Rwanda looking at share sale, network upgrades - Fin24
MTN Rwanda looking at share sale, network upgrades  Fin24

MTN's [JSE:MTN] Rwanda unit is looking at the possibility of a share sale on the country's stock exchange and is raising funds for planned network upgrades.


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Debuts the Tap on Bracelet at the Expo - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Debuts the Tap on Bracelet at the Expo  PC Tech Magazine

Telco, MTN Uganda at its on going Expo at the Kololo Independence Grounds ending today, introduced 'Tap on Bracelets' that is allowing the attendees at the ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:09:00 GMT
MTN Uganda records Shs734Bn profits - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda records Shs734Bn profits  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – South African based Telecom giants, MTN Group this morning released their interim results for the first half of 2018 indicating 8.8% revenue profits ...


Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN MoMocard: Here are 10 things you should know - Dignited
MTN MoMocard: Here are 10 things you should know  Dignited

Create MTN Momocard by dialing *165*70#. You are charged Ugx 1000 to create one and 3% on each transaction.


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda data centre raided over security - The East African
MTN Uganda data centre raided over security  The East African

Uganda security agencies raided the data centre of telecommunications giant in Kampala in what appears to be an operation to counter alleged security ...


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Today Initiates Physical Registration for the MTN Kampala Marathon - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Today Initiates Physical Registration for the MTN Kampala Marathon  PC Tech Magazine

For the last two weeks, people wishing to participate in the MTN Kampala Marathon have been registering through MTN Mobile Money. Effective today, MTN ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:18:31 GMT
Joy in grief: Why Uganda’s Main Dish Association celebrated boat tragedy - Entertainment News - SDE Entertainment News
Joy in grief: Why Uganda’s Main Dish Association celebrated boat tragedy - Entertainment News  SDE Entertainment News

Local media reported that there were 120 people on board of the ill-fated boat.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:56:38 GMT
Opera browser is blocked on MTN Uganda network - Dignited
Opera browser is blocked on MTN Uganda network  Dignited

Opera browser is blocked for MTN Uganda Subscribers following the OTT tax.


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda - Dignited
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda  Dignited

On some occasions, you might be in need of quick money and you just have no way of getting it. With the growth in the mobile money industry, telecom ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda to Celebrate 20 Years With Futuristic Expo - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
MTN Uganda to Celebrate 20 Years With Futuristic Expo - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

MTN Uganda has today announced the start of a six-month-long celebration campaign to mark 20 years of operations in Uganda. In 1998, MTN Uganda started ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tower Post's Paul Mugume Named Most Influential Tech Blogger in East Africa - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Tower Post's Paul Mugume Named Most Influential Tech Blogger in East Africa - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

The Tower Post writer Paul Mugume has been named the most influential Tech Blogger in East Africa. A survey conducted by Rise Global, a Success Tracking ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa - africanews
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa  africanews

Two of Africa's largest mobile operators and mobile money providers, Orange Group (www.Orange.com) and MTN Group (www.MTN.com), today announced a ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mastercard Teams Up With MTN Uganda & United Bank for Africa to Launch New Mobile Money Services in Uganda - Crowdfund Insider
Mastercard Teams Up With MTN Uganda & United Bank for Africa to Launch New Mobile Money Services in Uganda  Crowdfund Insider

On Tuesday, Mastercard announced it has teamed up with MTN Uganda and United Bank for Africa (UBA) to launch a new mobile money *service* in Uganda.


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN under pressure to list its Uganda unit to renew operating licence there - Business Day
MTN under pressure to list its Uganda unit to renew operating licence there  Business Day

The carrier is also offering a 35% stake of its Ghanaian unit to local investors in return for access to local spectrum, in what will be that country's biggest-ever IPO.


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
These are the cheapest data bundles you can buy in Uganda - Techjaja
These are the cheapest data bundles you can buy in Uganda  Techjaja

cheapest data bundles: From as low as UGX 250, you can access the internet through a renown telco in Uganda, But with a UGX 1000.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tidal launching in Uganda and Nigeria in MTN deal - Quartz
Tidal launching in Uganda and Nigeria in MTN deal  Quartz

When Jay-Z launched Tidal, the streaming *service* challenged the industry establishment. Now, Tidal comes to Africa at a time when musicians are challenging ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Small reprieve as Uganda reverses MTN festival ban - Business Day
Small reprieve as Uganda reverses MTN festival ban  Business Day

After a decidedly rough week, MTN was granted a small reprieve on Wednesday when legislators in Uganda reversed an earlier decision to ban a popular ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda risks losing Shs24bn over stolen customer database - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda risks losing Shs24bn over stolen customer database  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – MTN Uganda, the giant telecommunications network could lose billions of shillings in a new commercial suit at high court in Kampala. This follows a ...


Sat, 09 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN celebrates 20years in Uganda, promises to improve data services - capitalradio.co.ug
MTN celebrates 20years in Uganda, promises to improve data services  capitalradio.co.ug

Giant telecom MTN Uganda has announced a six month-long celebrations campaign to mark 20 years on operations in Uganda under the theme celebrating the ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Drug maker CIPLA and telco MTN to list on Uganda bourse - Business Daily
Drug maker CIPLA and telco MTN to list on Uganda bourse  Business Daily

Kampala-based drug maker CIPLA-Quality Chemicals Industries (CIPLA-QCI) plans to list on the Uganda Securities Exchange in the next four months, ending a ...


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you. - Dignited
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you.  Dignited

There are online tasks that you do that require a lot of data. This leaves us with a suitable option of the midnight data plan.


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda rebounds with Sh1.68 trillion revenue - Independent
MTN Uganda rebounds with Sh1.68 trillion revenue  Independent

Government move to stop telcos from selling SIM cards through agents could hurt the company's revenue going forward. Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA ...


Mon, 19 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Navigating Africa's broad, complex start-up funding landscape - ITWeb Africa
Navigating Africa's broad, complex start-up funding landscape  ITWeb Africa

There is a gap between funders and start-up businesses in Africa because of a lack of targeted education and support to help fledgling companies understand ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UCC sets tough conditions for MTN before license extension - pmldaily.com
UCC sets tough conditions for MTN before license extension  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has directed telecom giants MTN Uganda to list some of its shares on the local stock exchange ...


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda continues sensitization drive about easy load - capitalradio.co.ug
MTN Uganda continues sensitization drive about easy load  capitalradio.co.ug

MTN Uganda has reached upto 80% of its customers in the last two months while sensitizing as well as educating them how they are going to deal with the new ...


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN under fire over mobile money reversal - The Observer
MTN under fire over mobile money reversal  The Observer

What started like a normal Twitter rant on a quiet Sunday afternoon, just over a week ago, about MTN Uganda's failure to make a swift reversal of a mobile ...


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MPs to probe Bagyenda, Kasekende over illicit accumulation of wealth - pmldaily.com
MPs to probe Bagyenda, Kasekende over illicit accumulation of wealth  pmldaily.com

PARLIAMENT – Parliament's Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authority and State Enterprises (COSASE) on Thursday resolved to investigate the former ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 20:16:25 GMT
UCC's evaluation report on MTN Uganda Ltd 1998-2018 - Independent
UCC's evaluation report on MTN Uganda Ltd 1998-2018  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | Ahead of a public hearing Monday of MTN Uganda Ltd's request to renew its license, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has ...


Sun, 25 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How to Control Disease Outbreaks with Real-Time Tracking - RTInsights
How to Control Disease Outbreaks with Real-Time Tracking  RTInsights

Thanks to mobile and real-time technologies, infectious diseases are being identified and managed in the critical earlier stages of outbreaks.


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 03:15:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Foundation Handover Hospital Equipments to Oriajin Hospital in Arua - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Foundation Handover Hospital Equipments to Oriajin Hospital in Arua  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda Foundation over the weekend donated hospital equipment to Oriajin Hospital based in Arua as part of its Access to Health Care initiative project.


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jobs: Technology Solutions Engineer at MTN Uganda - - Kampala Dispatch
Jobs: Technology Solutions Engineer at MTN Uganda -  Kampala Dispatch

MTN Uganda is the leading telecommunications Company in Uganda, providing payphone, fixed lines, fax/data, internet and mobile services. MTN is an equal ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Airtel wants mobile money tax scrapped - - Kampala Dispatch
MTN, Airtel wants mobile money tax scrapped -  Kampala Dispatch

Telecommunication companies MTN Uganda and Airtel Uganda have asked the Government to scrap the 0.5% tax on mobile money. Officials of the two ...


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Hands Over First Three Cars in MTN MoMo Nyabo Promotion - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Hands Over First Three Cars in MTN MoMo Nyabo Promotion  PC Tech Magazine

Three MTN Uganda customers; Tom Mayanja, Dickens Muhereza, and Bernadette Bavuga from Kawempe, Ibanda, and Bweyogere respectively were jubilant ...


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN@20; mixed feelings of pride and frustration - The Observer
MTN@20; mixed feelings of pride and frustration  The Observer

It is 20 years since MTN Uganda started doing business in Uganda. And what a journey it has been. JEFF MBANGA looks back at the impact the telecom giant ...


Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: MTN Uganda Licence Renewal Now Goes to Cabinet - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: MTN Uganda Licence Renewal Now Goes to Cabinet  AllAfrica.com

The fate of MTN Uganda's application for a 10-year renewal of its licence now lies with the Cabinet. The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), which ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda wants MTN to list locally before licence extension - Myjoyonline.com
Uganda wants MTN to list locally before licence extension  Myjoyonline.com

Uganda has asked the local unit of South African telecoms giant MTN Group to list some of its shares on the local stock exchange as a condition for renewing its ...


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Refugee entrepreneurs boost host communities - Uganda - ReliefWeb
Refugee entrepreneurs boost host communities - Uganda  ReliefWeb

Vocational training in Uganda is changing the perception that refugees are a burden to host countries. In Bidibidi, South Sudanese women are coming together ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mango Prices Shoot Up - New Vision
Mango Prices Shoot Up  New Vision

COST OF LIVING KAMPALA - Mangoes are very delicious fruitS. However, with the late increase in their prices, it is likely that the demand for the fruit will reduce.


Sun, 26 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda police applauds Bryan White for helping retrieve sunken Boat - Ghafla!
Uganda police applauds Bryan White for helping retrieve sunken Boat  Ghafla!

In a statement released by Uganda Police, they praised Bryan White, Hajji Matovu Yusuf aka YOUMA, Ministry of Works, district leadership, local council ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A Letter To Uganda's Music General Late Mowzey Radio - Mbu
A Letter To Uganda's Music General Late Mowzey Radio  Mbu

Dear Mowzey,. Hard to believe it's nine months since you were gone. Nine months of us not hearing from you. Nine months without new serenading music.


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Farmers find lifeline in microfinance loan - Daily Monitor
Farmers find lifeline in microfinance loan  Daily Monitor

John Michael Akol and his partners started the agri-business with Shs50m loan from the Microfinance Support Centre (MSC)


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 05:17:50 GMT
African Prisons Project Founder: 'Our World Becomes Rich When We Don't Write People Off' - Forbes
African Prisons Project Founder: 'Our World Becomes Rich When We Don't Write People Off'  Forbes

Alexander McLean is founder and director general of African Prisons Project, which provides high-quality legal advice, education and training to prison inmates ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Irish Missionary Nun on the way to canonisation - Independent Catholic News
Uganda: Irish Missionary Nun on the way to canonisation  Independent Catholic News

One of the lesser known Irish candidates being considered for canonisation is Sr Teresa Kearney from Co Wicklow. Sr Teresa was better known by her religious ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
I quit maize farming for mangoes - Daily Monitor
I quit maize farming for mangoes  Daily Monitor

In 2012, when Lusala started growing mangoes and oranges, he never knew he would earn big from the venture.


Sat, 11 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
On The Martyrs’ Trail: CHRISTIANITY’S DARKEST HOUR, UGANDA’S BRIGHTEST MOMENTS - THISDAY Newspapers
On The Martyrs’ Trail: CHRISTIANITY’S DARKEST HOUR, UGANDA’S BRIGHTEST MOMENTS  THISDAY Newspapers

By Emmanuel Ukpong. Around 1886, in the Kingdom of Buganda in present day central Uganda, 45 young Christian men defied a ruthless king and refused to ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Foes Kayihura, Bobi Wine meet in court as suspected criminals - Daily Monitor
Foes Kayihura, Bobi Wine meet in court as suspected criminals  Daily Monitor

To-date the State says it is still carrying out investigations into the treason case and for that reason the accused politicians have not been committed to the High ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:49:00 GMT
Mixed farming serving Kamugisha in retirement - Daily Monitor
Mixed farming serving Kamugisha in retirement  Daily Monitor

In a single rainy season Eden Kamugisha earns between Shs50m and Shs60m from the sale of plantlets.


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mango Farmers In Lango To Gain Value Addition Skills - New Vision
Mango Farmers In Lango To Gain Value Addition Skills  New Vision

Each season, mangoes worth sh280m are purchased by the company from different farmers in the two sub region for processing.


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Mother Kevin established schools, health centres in Africa - Daily Monitor
How Mother Kevin established schools, health centres in Africa  Daily Monitor

Mother Kevin, an Irish nun, founded an impressive chain of schools, homes, institutes, religious congregations and hospitals while living in Uganda ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 06:02:03 GMT
Kasese: Col Katungi Seeks OWC Support to Fully Utilize Army’s Production Land - softpower.ug
Kasese: Col Katungi Seeks OWC Support to Fully Utilize Army’s Production Land  softpower.ug

Col Keith Katungi, the 309 Brigade Commander has petitioned the office of the Chief Coordinator of the Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) program to help the ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:38:51 GMT
The Lawyer Who Pleads For Animals - New Vision
The Lawyer Who Pleads For Animals  New Vision

When Bataamye was in primary school, his father often sent him to a one Mulungwa, a resident of Butansi who was married to his (Bataamye's) auntie, to borrow ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:51:00 GMT
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss - VOA News
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss  VOA News

Ugandan farmer James Mubona, 73, looked pensive as he sat in a blue plastic chair under a mango tree next to three of his four wives, one breastfeeding a ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Blockchain systems are tracking food safety and origins - The Conversation - US
Blockchain systems are tracking food safety and origins  The Conversation - US

Food suppliers and sellers around the world are using blockchain technologies to ensure that what consumers buy is labeled clearly and accurately.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's food waste warrior aims to help farmers - BBC News
Uganda's food waste warrior aims to help farmers  BBC News

Engineer Lawrence Okettayot has come up with a food dehydrator that could tackle the world's food waste crisis.


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:14:25 GMT
Why Iryn Namubiru has a serious craving for raw mangoes - Uganda Online
Why Iryn Namubiru has a serious craving for raw mangoes  Uganda Online

Iryn Namubiru takes her craving for unripe mangoes to a whole new level, we are also give you the benefits of raw mangoes.


Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season - Business Mirror
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season  Business Mirror

WAKISO, Uganda—Scientists in Uganda have developed a technique of increasing mango production during off-season in a bid to increase household ...


Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The student trying to solve the food waste crisis - BBC News
The student trying to solve the food waste crisis  BBC News

Lawrence Okettayot is on a road trip across Uganda. He's spreading the word about a device he's created which could be a solution to Africa's food waste crisis.


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NAEB, give Busanza a National Mango Project - The New Times
NAEB, give Busanza a National Mango Project  The New Times

This week, I accidentally discovered a beautiful village tucked away in quietude, on the outskirts of Kigali; Busanza is its name. Initially, the idea was to just go ...


Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mangoes are good antioxidants - Daily Monitor
Mangoes are good antioxidants  Daily Monitor

Mangoes help unclog the pores, thus preventing acne. This is because of the presence of Vitamin E. Just slice a mango into thin pieces and keep them on your ...


Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Yumbe fruit processing plant lies idle - Daily Monitor
Yumbe fruit processing plant lies idle  Daily Monitor

Many farmers are worried that their mangoes are rotting away.


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Turning frozen fruit pulp into ice pops - Daily Monitor
Turning frozen fruit pulp into ice pops  Daily Monitor

80% of fruits are wasted because of their perishable nature. To increase shelf life for fruits, Linnet Akol started Krystal Ice Limited to provide market for small ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hometown: Decorated trees will be raffled off - Glens Falls Post-Star
Hometown: Decorated trees will be raffled off  Glens Falls Post-Star

LAKE LUZERNE — The Hadley-Lake Luzerne Historical Society will host a “Hanging of the Greens Small Trees Event” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the ...


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New urban parenting: Are 24-hour care homes the answer? - The Observer
New urban parenting: Are 24-hour care homes the answer?  The Observer

I found my baby [then] five months old with a clot in the eye. Five months! At five months, a child cannot talk, cannot really do something harmful to the maid but I ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How to milk cash from yoghurt - Daily Monitor
How to milk cash from yoghurt  Daily Monitor

So for a farmer with excess milk production this wet season, venturing into yoghurt production may be an option to consider.


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 07:01:09 GMT
Rotary Uganda and MOH launch this years family health day - KFM
Rotary Uganda and MOH launch this years family health day  KFM

By Ssebuliba Samuel. In an effort to improve health system in Uganda, the Rotary Uganda is set to roll a three days massive health camps across the country, ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mangoes Aplenty As Jackfruit Gets More Expensive - New Vision
Mangoes Aplenty As Jackfruit Gets More Expensive  New Vision

LATEST MARKET PRICES The price for mangoes has recently reduced in city markets and places around. The fruit that previously was unaffordable has had a ...


Mon, 05 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Bio-piracy: the sale of Uganda's lakes to investors - CADTM.org
Bio-piracy: the sale of Uganda's lakes to investors  CADTM.org

The fishermen of Kabarole District appear to have blown the whistle on an audacious act of bio-piracy. They brought to the attention of the (...)


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Row brews between Uganda, Chinese firm over sand mining in Lake Victoria - Business Daily
Row brews between Uganda, Chinese firm over sand mining in Lake Victoria  Business Daily

Nema says company's activities will have a negative impact on the eco-system.


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
On the Great Indian Mango Trail - Wall Street Journal
On the Great Indian Mango Trail  Wall Street Journal

In last year's film “Victoria and Abdul,” we see Queen Victoria's Indian manservant describing to her the delights of his homeland's mangoes, “the Queen of Fruits ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
I have picked my pension from mangoes for 14 years - Daily Nation
I have picked my pension from mangoes for 14 years  Daily Nation

Gerald Gicheru retired in 2004 and went into fruit farming, a decision he terms his best.


Fri, 13 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
[History] Brief description of Nandi resistance against British rule - Hivisasa
[History] Brief description of Nandi resistance against British rule  Hivisasa

The first British caravan constructing Kenya - Uganda railway arrived at Kapsabet in 1890 at the time when Nandi community was enjoying the benefits of the ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:37:24 GMT
When mango worms get under your skin - Health24
When mango worms get under your skin  Health24

Hanging your clothes outside to dry in areas of high tropical rainfall can be risky if they are not ironed properly. Mango flies or myiatic flies are common in these ...


Sat, 21 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
I will not give up on you, Kenzo tells Rema in Love Don't Care - Uganda Online
I will not give up on you, Kenzo tells Rema in Love Don't Care  Uganda Online

Eddy Kenzo tells Rema that he has never thought of giving up on her in his latest song responding to Siri Muyembe.


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why the Blockchain Might Soon Put Signatures on Everything You Eat - Inverse
Why the Blockchain Might Soon Put Signatures on Everything You Eat  Inverse

When a package is labeled "Australian beef," theres only a 50-50 chance the meat inside is actually Australian beef. Fraud in the global food industry has ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Integrated Agriculture And Nutrition Project Awarded To Abt Associates - PR Newswire
Uganda Integrated Agriculture And Nutrition Project Awarded To Abt Associates  PR Newswire

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Abt Associates has won a major project to improve agriculture and nutrition in Uganda. The Integrated ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fruit flies menace for many mango farmers in Elgeyo Marakwet - NTV
Fruit flies menace for many mango farmers in Elgeyo Marakwet  NTV

Mango farming is one of the most attractive economic activities in the County of Elgeyo Marakwet due to the warm and humid climatic conditions. However, fruit ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
I Am Enjoying A Juicy Purse, Thanks To My Mango Trees - New Vision
I Am Enjoying A Juicy Purse, Thanks To My Mango Trees  New Vision

By Aloysius Byamukama Growing mangoes is not considered a profitable venture by most farmers in western Uganda. Most people in this region consider them ...


Tue, 29 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
50 of the world's best desserts - CNN
50 of the world's best desserts  CNN

From chocolate mousse and cheesecake to pavlova and polvorónes, these are the 50 best desserts around the world and where they come from.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mango peels hold secret to clean oil pollution: Australian study - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Mango peels hold secret to clean oil pollution: Australian study - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

CANBERRA, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Mango peels hold the solution to cleaning up oil spills in an environmentally friendly fashion, an Australian study has found.


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Farm clinics are back - Daily Monitor
Farm clinics are back  Daily Monitor

Eunice Gumisiriza, a seasoned farmer in western Uganda is not shy to share the benefits she accrued from last year's Seeds of Gold Farm Clinic session at ...


Sat, 14 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Saleh: choose between protecting sand & joblessness - The Observer
Saleh: choose between protecting sand & joblessness  The Observer

MPs on the committee of Natural Resources and officials from NEMA examine the effects of sand mining on Lake Victoria in Wakiso last year President ...


Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Rema uses the Sili Muyembe song to woo Kenzo into marriage - Uganda Online
Rema uses the Sili Muyembe song to woo Kenzo into marriage  Uganda Online

The Sili Muyembe star, Rema Namakula, strikes a pose and inset, her baby daddy, Eddy Kenzo plants a hot one, this was on her 25th birthday. 12 Oct 2018 7:20 ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nakaseke gets Shs1.6b fruit processing plant - Daily Monitor
Nakaseke gets Shs1.6b fruit processing plant  Daily Monitor

Museveni last Wednesday commissioned the Shs1.6 billion factory that is expected to provide technical support, marketing and product development to different ...


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Casagrande crowned 2018 Mango King - Fruitnet
Casagrande crowned 2018 Mango King  Fruitnet

Domenico Casagrande was the highest bidder at Brisbane Produce Market's annual mango auction.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Life-threatening illness brings together a boy and his dad in Uganda - Lincoln Journal Star
Life-threatening illness brings together a boy and his dad in Uganda  Lincoln Journal Star

Monday. May 15, 2017. 4:30 p.m.. Late-afternoon sunlight slips through the leaves of a jackfruit tree, splashing across the red-dirt playground. Outside ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees - Daily Monitor
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees  Daily Monitor

According to David Lukyamuzi Kalwanga, farmers should not inter-crop orange and mango trees to avoid competition.


Sat, 05 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Senegal seeks mango investment - Fruitnet
Senegal seeks mango investment  Fruitnet

The African country has signed a memorandum of understanding with the IFC to increase investment in the mango sector, with an eye to boosting exports.


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China's CNOOC sees Ugandan oil production starting in 2021 - Reuters
China's CNOOC sees Ugandan oil production starting in 2021  Reuters

... * Commercial oil reserves found 12 years ago. * Rows over taxes, strategy delayed development. * Uganda yet to start building export pipeline. By Elias ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trops scoops prize for mango campaign - Fruitnet
Trops scoops prize for mango campaign  Fruitnet

Málaga-based cooperative has organised various promotional activities in support of the Spanish mangoes.


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Police CID officer commits suicide - Daily Monitor
Police CID officer commits suicide  Daily Monitor

Pupils who were returning from school on Wednesday discovered the body of the female detective hanging on a tree.


Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
After years of waiting, the fruit factory is now ready - Daily Monitor
After years of waiting, the fruit factory is now ready  Daily Monitor

The fruit factory is expected to play a pivotal role in Uganda's fruit juice production.


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Where our sand is taken - Daily Monitor
Where our sand is taken  Daily Monitor

Globally, China accounts for a fifth of the world's sand imports, according to the trade statistics branch of the United Nations.


Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Getting the ball rolling in an impoverished village in Uganda - Irish Examiner
Getting the ball rolling in an impoverished village in Uganda  Irish Examiner

Wasawa village near Lugazi in East Africa is like an island but instead of being surrounded by water, it lies at the centre of perennial grasses of sugar cane.


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Exporting fruits is profitable - Daily Monitor
Exporting fruits is profitable  Daily Monitor

The global organic food and beverages market is expected to reach Shs1,020 trillion by 2022. You can be part of those that will earn from the market by starting ...


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
African Governments Are Paying for the World Bank’s Mauritius Miracle - Foreign Policy
African Governments Are Paying for the World Bank’s Mauritius Miracle  Foreign Policy

PORT LOUIS, Mauritius—The security guard at Malawi Mangoes' registered address at an office at the St Louis Business Centre in downtown Port Louis is not ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan Traffic Officer Becomes Famous After Boda Incident - New Vision
Ugandan Traffic Officer Becomes Famous After Boda Incident  New Vision

Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Brazil ships first mangoes to RSA - Fruitnet
Brazil ships first mangoes to RSA  Fruitnet

Brazil has exported its first mangoes to South Africa since gaining access to the market. The shipment, from the São Francisco Valley, arrived in late September, ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The heroes of travel for 2018 named - Traveller
The heroes of travel for 2018 named  Traveller

Meet our heroes of travel for 2018 – the brave, big-hearted and indomitably determined men and women who work all year around to make the world a better ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Accountant Quit Bank to Make Juice - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Uganda: Accountant Quit Bank to Make Juice  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

The look of a freshly peeled mango is rarely forgotten. The smell and succulent juice dripping through your hands as you take a big bite from the sides is inviting ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Anite heckled over govt failure to operationalise Soroti fruit factory - Daily Monitor
Anite heckled over govt failure to operationalise Soroti fruit factory  Daily Monitor

Ms Anite, who had taken up the podium to address MPs and Coca-Cola officials was heckled as MPs questioned her sense of judgment when she said she was.


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kelowna couple spearheads Mango and Moose International to build thriving communities - Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna couple spearheads Mango and Moose International to build thriving communities  Kelowna Capital News

Kelowna couple help build schools, water wells, and economic stability in developing countries.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Photos: 50 of the world's best desserts - AZFamily
Photos: 50 of the world's best desserts  AZFamily

In alphabetical order, here's a list of some of the greatest sweets on the planet.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why rising cases of gun violence? - Daily Monitor
Why rising cases of gun violence?  Daily Monitor

As they walk up and down Yusuf Lule Road, they peep inside Prados and see cellphones that cost more than their rent for a year.


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Organizational Refactoring at Mango - InfoQ.com
Organizational Refactoring at Mango  InfoQ.com

To increase agility, companies can descale themselves into value centers in charge of a business strategic initiative, with end-to-end responsibility and with full ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa - Fresh Fruit Portal
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa  Fresh Fruit Portal

Brazil has sent its first-ever mango shipment to South Africa, following an export agreement recently reached between the two countries after three years of ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
President Museveni donates 40 Vehicles - Uganda Media Centre
President Museveni donates 40 Vehicles  Uganda Media Centre

Tuesday 28th August 2018. President Yoweri Museveni has donated an assortment of 40 vehicles to different beneficiaries. The pledges included station ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Commodity Prices Increase - New Vision
Commodity Prices Increase  New Vision

MARKETS Data from the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) indicates annual headline inflation rose to 3.8% for the year ending August 2018 compared to ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Things you admire about Uganda while away - The Observer
Things you admire about Uganda while away  The Observer

Sometimes you do not know what you have been missing until you get or experience it. Our aspirations and dreams are often determined by what we know or ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda To Use Biological Technology To Reduce Fruit Flies - New Vision
Uganda To Use Biological Technology To Reduce Fruit Flies  New Vision

Dr Caroline Nankinga examining the effects of fruit flies in Kasese district on Tuesday. Photos/ Wilson Asiimwe. Over 15 tonnes of mangoes are destroyed each ...


Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Brazilian mangoes lengthen RSA season - Fruitnet
Brazilian mangoes lengthen RSA season  Fruitnet

South African sources have said that the arrival of the first imported Brazilian mangoes in the country will boost the category and lengthen the season.


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Audio: Rema Takes a Jab at Kenzo in new song “Sili Muyembe” - Ghafla!
Audio: Rema Takes a Jab at Kenzo in new song “Sili Muyembe”  Ghafla!

Rema Namakula has released a *fresh* song titled 'Sili Muyembe'. When you listen to the song for the first time, you cannot avoid the thought that it was a special ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Juice factory closed over failing standards - Daily Monitor
Juice factory closed over failing standards  Daily Monitor

Sunshare Investments is known for production of the Lucky brand of juices including mango, pineapple and orange flavours.


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 22:58:23 GMT
Uganda on alert following Ebola outbreak in DRC - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Uganda on alert following Ebola outbreak in DRC - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

KAMPALA, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Uganda's ministry of health has said it is on high alert following an outbreak of the deadly Ebola hemorrhagic fever in neighboring ...


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Investment And Infrastructure From China: Help Uganda And Africa Indeed - New Vision
Investment And Infrastructure From China: Help Uganda And Africa Indeed  New Vision

In my opinion, the significance of Liaoshen Industrial Park and Mbale Industrial Park is two-fold. First, they increase local employment and purchase.


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Jinja, Uganda is the adrenaline hotspot of East Africa - Evening Standard
Why Jinja, Uganda is the adrenaline hotspot of East Africa  Evening Standard

There's a man at the side of the red dirt track wielding a machete and leading three bleating goats who stop to eat banana leaves. It's Sunday and many of the ...


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cabinet puts sand, stones and murrum under minerals in new mining policy - Daily Monitor
Cabinet puts sand, stones and murrum under minerals in new mining policy  Daily Monitor

Government has approved a new mining policy, placing Uganda's sand, murrum, granites and stones under the mineral sector, ending centuries of unregulated ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ecuador concerned by long Mexican mango season - Fresh Fruit Portal
Ecuador concerned by long Mexican mango season  Fresh Fruit Portal

Yamil Farah, president of the Ecuadorian Mango Association spoke with *Fresh* Fruit Portal about the effect that the change of the Mexican campaign has had, the ...


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bumper food harvests in 2017 - Independent
Bumper food harvests in 2017  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | RONALD MUSOKE | On April 14, this year, Betty Atyeno, a 30 year old pregnant mother from Atali village in Abako Sub-County, in the ...


Fri, 29 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Eid Adhuha To Be Celebrated On Tuesday - New Vision
Eid Adhuha To Be Celebrated On Tuesday  New Vision

The Director of Sharia, Uganda Muslim Supreme Council Sheik. Yahaya Ibrahim Kakungulu has announced that Monday 20th August will be the day of Arafat.


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Easy way to put money in mango farmers’ pockets - Daily Nation
Easy way to put money in mango farmers’ pockets  Daily Nation

Farmers are encouraged to form groups as a strategy to enhance their bargaining power.


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's week in pictures: 24-30 August 2018 - BBC News
Africa's week in pictures: 24-30 August 2018  BBC News

A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere this week.


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mangoes in Charts: Record prices in June may remain high for coming months - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mangoes in Charts: Record prices in June may remain high for coming months  Fresh Fruit Portal

In this 'in charts' series of articles, Colin Fain of data visualization tool Agronometrics illustrates how the U.S. market is evolving. In each series, he will look at a ...


Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
LuLu Mango Mania 2018 kicks off - Saudi Gazette
LuLu Mango Mania 2018 kicks off  Saudi Gazette

LULU Mango Mania 2018, with a specially picked collection of 50 varieties from different countries, presents a wide diversity of choices with vibrant hues of ...


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mangoes in Charts: Ecuador, bringing high value fruit over the winter months - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mangoes in Charts: Ecuador, bringing high value fruit over the winter months  Fresh Fruit Portal

In this 'In Charts' series of mini-articles, Colin Fain of data visualization tool Agronometrics illustrates how the U.S. market is evolving. In each series, he will look ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda milk production capacity hits 2.2b litres annually - East African Business Week
Uganda milk production capacity hits 2.2b litres annually  East African Business Week

BY PAUL TENTENA. KAMPALA, UGANDA- Milk production in Uganda has reached over 2.2 billion litres a year according to Dr. Rose Okurut the Assistant ...


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
THIS WEEK: Salim Saleh under fire over sand mining - Independent
THIS WEEK: Salim Saleh under fire over sand mining  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Gen Salim Saleh, national coordinator of Operation Wealth Creation and President Museveni's brother has been ...


Sat, 03 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Makueni mango juice plant gets Sh110m EU boost - Daily Nation
Makueni mango juice plant gets Sh110m EU boost  Daily Nation

The European Union has extended Sh110 million to the Makueni county government for a mango juice processor.


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
State pumps Sh145m to revive key mango processing plant - Daily Nation
State pumps Sh145m to revive key mango processing plant  Daily Nation

Mango farmers in Tana River County have a reason to smile as Coast Development Authority (CDA) plans to revive the Galole Integrated Fruit Processing Plant.


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Fruit that Lowers High Blood Pressure within 2 Hours - Care2.com
The Fruit that Lowers High Blood Pressure within 2 Hours  Care2.com

What if I told you that there is something that could reduce high blood pressure within only 2 hours? You'd probably assume it was some sort of miracle ...


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Police CID Officer Commits Suicide - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Police CID Officer Commits Suicide  AllAfrica.com

Barely a week after a police officer was found hanging dead in a holding cell at Mawanda Road Police Station in Kampala, another police officer has committed ...


Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kadaga Pushes For Co Operatives Revival - New Vision
Kadaga Pushes For Co Operatives Revival  New Vision

PIC: Speaker Rebecca Kadaga addresses the second Uganda-Netherlands business convention in Amsterdam. (Courtesy photo) BUSINESS AMSTERDAM ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Peruvian mango exports to Asia surge - Fruitnet
Peruvian mango exports to Asia surge  Fruitnet

Use of controlled atmosphere technology is allowing exporters to reach more markets than ever before.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lt Col Ndahura Atwooki Charged In Army Court - New Vision
Lt Col Ndahura Atwooki Charged In Army Court  New Vision

SECURITY KAMPALA - The former director of crime intelligence in the Uganda Police Force, Lt Col Ndahura Atwooki (pictured), who was recently arrested by ...


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya signs mango, avocado export agreement with China - Fresh Fruit Portal
Kenya signs mango, avocado export agreement with China  Fresh Fruit Portal

Kenya has signed an agreement with China opening up the Asian country's market for numerous agricultural products including mangoes and avocados.


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
USA Pears and National Mango Board team up for conditioning effort - Freshfruitportal.com - Fresh Fruit Portal
USA Pears and National Mango Board team up for conditioning effort - Freshfruitportal.com  Fresh Fruit Portal

USA Pears has announced it teaming up with the National Mango Board (NMB) to highlight to retailers the importance of getting ripe fruit to customers. The pear ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Singer detained for allegedly calling the president 'buttocks' - Freemuse
Uganda: Singer detained for allegedly calling the president 'buttocks'  Freemuse

Ugandan musician Viboyo was detained on charges of offensive communication for allegedly using obscene words to insult the president in a song.


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

It takes one to help a village - The West Volusia Beacon
It takes one to help a village  The West Volusia Beacon

Deltona resident Mary Michelle Arsenault built, staffed, and now oversees a school in Uganda, funded entirely by her salary as a full-time nurse at Florida ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:31:00 GMT
Sweet Potato's African Identity: Breakfast Of Champions, Overlooked Powerhouse, Maybe Too Popular : Goats and Soda - NPR
Sweet Potato's African Identity: Breakfast Of Champions, Overlooked Powerhouse, Maybe Too Popular : Goats and Soda  NPR

The sweet potato is not just a Thanksgiving staple — it's a staple of African life as well. We asked three sweet potato lovers (and one hater) to share their views.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Foes Kayihura, Bobi Wine meet in court as suspected criminals - Daily Monitor
Foes Kayihura, Bobi Wine meet in court as suspected criminals  Daily Monitor

To-date the State says it is still carrying out investigations into the treason case and for that reason the accused politicians have not been committed to the High ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:49:00 GMT
Incorporate sweet potato into your diet - Daily Monitor
Incorporate sweet potato into your diet  Daily Monitor

Orange fleshed sweet potato is very rich in beta-carotene. It is converted into Vitamin A which boosts immunity and prevents dry eyes.


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:34:56 GMT
My year of reading African women, by Gary Younge - The Guardian
My year of reading African women, by Gary Younge  The Guardian

Shamed by a gap in his reading, the Guardian writer vowed to read only fiction by African women in 2018. After 19 novels spanning Nigeria to Ethiopia, ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 09:00:00 GMT
Orange Sweet Potatoes Provide a Recipe for Healthier Children in Uganda - Global Press Journal
Orange Sweet Potatoes Provide a Recipe for Healthier Children in Uganda  Global Press Journal

Never mind the starch; these veggies are jam-packed with vitamins A, B6 and C, and they support the immune system. In a country plagued by high food prices ...


Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How TK Maxx's Sustainable Trade Project Is Helping Children In Western Uganda Go To School - Grazia
How TK Maxx's Sustainable Trade Project Is Helping Children In Western Uganda Go To School  Grazia

TKMaxx's Sustainable Trade project has seen a 40% increase in school enrollment, and you only need to buy a milk chocolate and salted toffee bar to help the ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:24:02 GMT
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo - Uganda Business News
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo  Uganda Business News

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation, the US government development finance institution, is lending $100m to telecom company Africell Holdings ...


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Nigerian Company Buys UTL At Shs268 Billion - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Uganda: Nigerian Company Buys UTL At Shs268 Billion  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

The Cabinet has handed Uganda Telecoms Ltd (UTL) to a Nigerian firm, Taleology Holdings GIB Ltd, ending a year of controversy and rancorous competition by ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan 'nurse' tries to get more people eating nutritious sweet potatoes - PRI
Ugandan 'nurse' tries to get more people eating nutritious sweet potatoes  PRI

Thanks to the nutrition classes that she hosts, Betty Nabiteeko has earned the title of “nurse” among residents of her community. She is not a certified health ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves - FreshPlaza
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves  FreshPlaza

FreshPlaza is the number one portal for the *fresh* produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatching, and photo reports.


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange foods that boost your immunity - Daily Monitor
Orange foods that boost your immunity  Daily Monitor

Out of all the colours, orange stands out because of its association with some delicious and healthy fruits and vegetables.


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's telecom market too small for seven players? - Independent
Uganda's telecom market too small for seven players?  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | Senior executives in Uganda's leading telecom companies have always said the country's mobile phone market has room to ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
What you can do with sweet potatoes to earn more income - Daily Monitor
What you can do with sweet potatoes to earn more income  Daily Monitor

Kalya uses the potato flour to bake different pastries such as chapattis, pancakes, cakes, doughnuts, crisps.


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afrimax bankruptcy and the effects of price wars - The Observer
Afrimax bankruptcy and the effects of price wars  The Observer

When, in early 2008, Warid Telecom swaggered into the Ugandan market with a memorable display of fireworks that lit up the skyline over Speke Resort ...


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Runners, walkers can raise funds for water wells in Uganda at Earth Day/5K event - OCRegister
Runners, walkers can raise funds for water wells in Uganda at Earth Day/5K event  OCRegister

Wells of Life's fourth annual Run4Water fundraiser will be held in conjunction with Earth Day on Sunday, April 22 at Laguna Niguel Regional Park. Organizers ...


Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda - E! NEWS
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda  E! NEWS

The rapper traveled to the African country with wife Kim Kardashian and daughter North West following weeks of controversy.


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
I found a kind of paradise in Uganda - Daily Monitor
I found a kind of paradise in Uganda  Daily Monitor

Before the summer of 2018, I did not believe it was possible to fall in love with a place. Now I do. I took a trip to Uganda with my friend Harriet, mainly out of ...


Sun, 03 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Overflo Outreach Ministries travels to Uganda for humanitarian mission trip - WTVM
Overflo Outreach Ministries travels to Uganda for humanitarian mission trip  WTVM

Overflo Outreach Ministries is offering shoes and haircuts to the people in small Ugandan villages.


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Fight Over Shs44 Trillion Mobile Money - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Uganda: Fight Over Shs44 Trillion Mobile Money  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Analysis - A fight is raging between telecom operators on one side, and the Uganda Communications Commissions (UCC), the Uganda Police Force, and State ...


Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kanye West Gifts Ugandan President Yeezy Sneakers and Claims He Wants 7 Children (Kim Does Not) - PEOPLE.com
Kanye West Gifts Ugandan President Yeezy Sneakers and Claims He Wants 7 Children (Kim Does Not)  PEOPLE.com

Kanye West is staying busy in Africa! The 41-year-old rapper, who recently traveled to Uganda alongside his wife Kim Kardashian West and daughter North, met ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms - pmldaily.com
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – One thing for sure no one can accuse the Ugandan telecom market of sitting still in 2017 with the industry having multi-billion mergers and ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Overflo Outreach Ministries in Columbus preparing for mission trip to Uganda - WTVM
Overflo Outreach Ministries in Columbus preparing for mission trip to Uganda  WTVM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A nonprofit organization in Columbus is extending its outreach efforts outside of the United States. Overflo Outreach Ministries is ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:32:40 GMT
How to earn big from potatoes - Daily Monitor
How to earn big from potatoes  Daily Monitor

Jowellia Namubiru quickly comes to attend to me as she takes me through the success story of her women group prospering from sale of value added sweet ...


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda missing athletes Commonwealth Games deported - ESPN
Uganda missing athletes Commonwealth Games deported  ESPN

The government of Australia is preparing to deport two Ugandan athletes who vanished during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GIEWS Country Brief: Uganda 07-November-2018 - Uganda - ReliefWeb
GIEWS Country Brief: Uganda 07-November-2018 - Uganda  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on Uganda and 2 other countries about Agriculture, Food and Nutrition, Refugees, Flood and Insect Infestation; published on ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Adoption Inc: The Baby Business | Uganda - Aljazeera.com
Adoption Inc: The Baby Business | Uganda  Aljazeera.com

How demand from US families seeking to adopt babies from abroad has paved the way for exploitation and fraud.


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How to grow sweet potatoes for cash - Daily Monitor
How to grow sweet potatoes for cash  Daily Monitor

To plant the crop, one prepares beds and plants the vines 30cm between plants by 80cm from one row to another. You must use organic farm yard manure to ...


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts - The Observer
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts  The Observer

The price wars by the two main telecom firms could further squeeze the profit margins of the smaller telecom firms by increasing the latter's costs of operation, ...


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Uganda's schoolchildren became the keepers of the vine - Christian Science Monitor
How Uganda's schoolchildren became the keepers of the vine  Christian Science Monitor

In a nation where a majority relies on subsistence farming, improved crop strains can make a big difference. But getting fortified seedlings into the hands of ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda ride-hailing service hopes to expand across Africa - Independent Online
Uganda ride-hailing service hopes to expand across Africa  Independent Online

INTERNATIONAL – A ride-hailing app for motorcycle taxis that is transforming public transport in Uganda aims to expand to at least 20 other African cities, ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africell takes over at Orange Uganda - TeleGeography
Africell takes over at Orange Uganda  TeleGeography

Uganda. Pan-African telecoms group Africell has completed its acquisition of Orange Group's 65.93% stake in Orange Uganda, under a deal which was first ...


Thu, 13 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
"Token Of Love": India To Gift Cancer Therapy Machine To Uganda, Says PM - NDTV News
"Token Of Love": India To Gift Cancer Therapy Machine To Uganda, Says PM  NDTV News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that India will gift a cancer therapy machine to Uganda as a token of love.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Five benefits of orange juice - Daily Monitor
Five benefits of orange juice  Daily Monitor

Research confirms that drinking orange juice every day offers multiple benefits.


Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan boxer disappears after AIBA World Youth Championship - ESPN
Ugandan boxer disappears after AIBA World Youth Championship  ESPN

The Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) has confirmed that junior boxer John Fisher Odoch "vanished" after the 2018 AIBA Youth World boxing championship in ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vietnam vet pastor arrested in Uganda for attacking hotel workers - Daily Mail
Vietnam vet pastor arrested in Uganda for attacking hotel workers  Daily Mail

A Vietnam veteran claiming to be a missionary assaulted hotel workers in Uganda in a very ungodly display where he called the employees the n-word and ...


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss - Uganda - ReliefWeb
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss - Uganda  ReliefWeb

The government is set to take about half of the land in the area to build the world's longest electrically heated oil pipeline from northwest Uganda to Tanzania, ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Plants Can’t Talk. But Some Fruits Say ‘Eat Me’ to Animals. - The New York Times
Plants Can’t Talk. But Some Fruits Say ‘Eat Me’ to Animals.  The New York Times

Two national parks in Uganda and Madagascar presented researchers with a natural experiment to understand how plants have adapted to appeal to animals ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees - Daily Monitor
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees  Daily Monitor

According to David Lukyamuzi Kalwanga, farmers should not inter-crop orange and mango trees to avoid competition.


Sat, 05 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Let Ugandan officials not be fooled, the world is watching - Daily Monitor
Let Ugandan officials not be fooled, the world is watching  Daily Monitor

The violent arrest in Arua Town and torture of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, aka Bobi Wine, continues to attract international media attention.


Sun, 26 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Perils of being a female dancer in Uganda - The East African
Perils of being a female dancer in Uganda  The East African

On an early Tuesday evening three female members of the Spirit of Dance group are rehearsing various moves at the Redeemed Church Makerere in ...


Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda humbles Sri Lank, remains unbeaten as world Netball enters day 4 - pmldaily.com
Uganda humbles Sri Lank, remains unbeaten as world Netball enters day 4  pmldaily.com

Uganda on Wednesday continued to exhibit their high-class netball performance, winning her fourth game on the trot, trashing Sri-Lank 134-24 in the ongoing ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Former Bududa Aspirant Jailed For Forgery - New Vision
Former Bududa Aspirant Jailed For Forgery  New Vision

Following her conviction, Harriet Mukhobeh Kakayi is ordered to refund over sh45m within six months to her sister Agnes Mukhobeh Nabafu.


Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Through Uganda trip, Keene orthodontist brings smiles for miles - The Keene Sentinel
Through Uganda trip, Keene orthodontist brings smiles for miles  The Keene Sentinel

Helping patients smile has become a global affair for one local orthodontist.


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Sells Its Stake In Uganda To Africell - New Vision
Orange Sells Its Stake In Uganda To Africell  New Vision

Orange in March mandated Lazard to find a buyer for its mobile telecoms business in Uganda, hot on the heels of the sale of Warid Telecom's local unit to Bharti ...


Mon, 19 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
URA Temporarily Shuts Down K2 Telecom Over UGX95.8 Million in Debts - PC Tech Magazine
URA Temporarily Shuts Down K2 Telecom Over UGX95.8 Million in Debts  PC Tech Magazine

Government revenue collection agency; the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) on Wednesday temporarily shutdown Buganda Kingdom's owned K2 Telecom ...


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Complex Ugandan Telecoms Market Awaits Untested Teleology Holdings - Fitch Solutions
Complex Ugandan Telecoms Market Awaits Untested Teleology Holdings  Fitch Solutions

Key View. Teleology Holdings Limited is the winning bidder for a majority stake in Uganda Telecoms Limited. The firm is relatively untested in the telecoms ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
10 students die in suspected arson at Ugandan boarding school - WRAL.com
10 students die in suspected arson at Ugandan boarding school  WRAL.com

Police in Uganda say 10 students died and 30 students were injured when a boys dormitory at a boarding school was set ablaze after the doors were padlocked.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Where are Uganda’s intellectuals? - Daily Monitor
Where are Uganda’s intellectuals?  Daily Monitor

It is as if our academics have lost interest in public affairs, Only a few of them maintain a column or write an occasional piece or take on public issues seriously.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Jews Make First Birthright - Breaking Israel News
Uganda Jews Make First Birthright  Breaking Israel News

Hundreds if not thousands of young Jews visit Israel for the first time each year. Most come from North and South America and Europe. However, Birthright ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Start preparing for a Uganda without Museveni at the helm - Daily Monitor
Start preparing for a Uganda without Museveni at the helm  Daily Monitor

I told him that my prophesy was about appearing on the ballot. It was not about Mr Museveni seeking (or not seeking) to continue ruling Uganda. So, the point is ...


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Government launches new Rotavirus vaccine to protect children in Uganda from diarrhea - Uganda - ReliefWeb
Government launches new Rotavirus vaccine to protect children in Uganda from diarrhea - Uganda  ReliefWeb

BUIKWE, 26 JUNE 2018 – The Government of Uganda has launched today a new rotavirus vaccine to protect under five-year-old children from diarrhea.


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MainOne and Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa - PC Tech Magazine
MainOne and Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa  PC Tech Magazine

French Telecoms company, Orange and leading West African Connectivity and Data Centre services provider, MainOne have struck a partnership that will see ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
President has another chance to pull Uganda together, he shouldn’t waste it - Daily Monitor
President has another chance to pull Uganda together, he shouldn’t waste it  Daily Monitor

The President has already made repeated statements about the Anarchy in Arua, the Madness in Mityana and the Brutality in Bugiri, but these have been either ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan pop star-politician performs 1st show since jailing - The State
Ugandan pop star-politician performs 1st show since jailing  The State

Ugandan pop star and opposition politician Bobi Wine performed his first concert since he was charged with treason and jailed, a show of defiance Saturday ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
OU faculty, students travel to Uganda for peace conference - Norman Transcript
OU faculty, students travel to Uganda for peace conference  Norman Transcript

The recovery from conflict in Uganda is an ongoing process, as has been seen firsthand by a group of University of Oklahoma faculty and students.


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Introduces OTT and Mobile Money Taxes - Developing Telecoms
Uganda Introduces OTT and Mobile Money Taxes  Developing Telecoms

The government of Uganda has imposed a tax on using OTT messaging apps, including Skype, Viber and WhatsApp.


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In Uganda, Finding Out Just How 'Miraculous' Sweet Potatoes Can Be - News Deeply
In Uganda, Finding Out Just How 'Miraculous' Sweet Potatoes Can Be  News Deeply

The East African country has turned to biofortified orange-fleshed sweet potatoes to help curb vitamin A deficiency, urging people to make the root vegetable a ...


Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Patria reorganizes sales division following consultant's death in Uganda - DefenseNews.com
Patria reorganizes sales division following consultant's death in Uganda  DefenseNews.com

HELSINKI — Patria Group has moved to overhaul its core global marketing and sales functions in the wake of the death, under suspicious circumstances, of a ...


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Imposes Social Media Tax to Stop "Gossip" - HYPEBEAST
Uganda Imposes Social Media Tax to Stop "Gossip"  HYPEBEAST

Uganda's parliament has passed a law to impose a “social media tax” which will enforce a daily fee of about 200 shillings ($0.05 USD) on people using social ...


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda says security personnel raided its data centre - ETTelecom.com
MTN Uganda says security personnel raided its data centre  ETTelecom.com

MTN Uganda is the country's largest telecommunications firm with a subscriber base of above 9 million.


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
You can earn big when you grow oranges - Daily Monitor
You can earn big when you grow oranges  Daily Monitor

Washington navel: These are eaten directly as a dessert fruit. Its fruit has no seeds and matures early in the season.


Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
At least 41 dead in Uganda landslide - thejournal.ie
At least 41 dead in Uganda landslide  thejournal.ie

AT LEAST 41 people were killed after a river in eastern Uganda burst its banks, sending a torrent of mud and rocks barrelling into homes, disaster officials and ...


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
"We are watching you" - Raila’s party sends message to Uganda after 2nd Arrest of Bobi Wine - PulseLive Kenya
"We are watching you" - Raila’s party sends message to Uganda after 2nd Arrest of Bobi Wine  PulseLive Kenya

Raila Odinga-led ODM party on Friday sharply condemned the second arrest of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi popularly known by his stage name Bobi ...


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The right colour paint for your exterior - Daily Monitor
The right colour paint for your exterior  Daily Monitor

Innocent Mulindwa, a home owner in Seeta- Bajjo, is one of those who carefully thought about the colour of paint for the exterior of his house.


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE STATEMENT - Uganda Media Centre
MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE STATEMENT  Uganda Media Centre

TALKING NOTES FOR THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, ANIMAL INDUSTRY AND FISHERIES MEDIA MESSAGE TO DISTRICT LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ...


Mon, 19 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda joins world to mark Mandela’s birthday - Daily Monitor
Uganda joins world to mark Mandela’s birthday  Daily Monitor

Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela, who died in 2013, was born on July 18, 1918 and would have turned 100 today.


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Simbas down arch-rivals Uganda in Gold Cup - ESPN
Kenya Simbas down arch-rivals Uganda in Gold Cup  ESPN

Kenya Simbas picked up yet another important 2018 Rugby Africa Gold Cup victory on Saturday at their Union of East Africa (RFUEA) grounds in Nairobi, ...


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda looks to Tanzania for gas - Daily Monitor
Uganda looks to Tanzania for gas  Daily Monitor

Because the iron and steel sector is not as developed as say, Japan's, Uganda spends much money importing related products from, among other countries, ...


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Money launches in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Orange Money launches in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Orange, in partnership with Post Bank and Pride Microfinance, announces the launch of its mobile payment *service* Orange Money in Uganda today. This is the ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Yoweri Museveni, 73, cleared to run for sixth term as Ugandan President - Citizen TV
Yoweri Museveni, 73, cleared to run for sixth term as Ugandan President  Citizen TV

President Yoweri Museveni, 73, can now run for a sixth term after a court in Uganda upheld a constitutional change that removed presidential age limits.


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africell Completes Acquisition of Orange Uganda, Reaches 11 Million Active Subscribers - PR Newswire
Africell Completes Acquisition of Orange Uganda, Reaches 11 Million Active Subscribers  PR Newswire

KAMPALA, Uganda, November 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Africell, one of the fastest growing mobile telecommunications operators in Africa, announces it has...


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Uganda Introduces iPhone 5 Today - PC Tech Magazine
Orange Uganda Introduces iPhone 5 Today  PC Tech Magazine

Kampala — Orange yesterday announced it's iPhone 5 sales start today. Customers can pre-order iPhone 5 beginning Tuesday, 15th January 2013 at ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
I never skip breakfast - Daily Monitor
I never skip breakfast  Daily Monitor

For food, I keep eating small portions because sometimes I do not have the time to sit and enjoy a whole meal but for all the foods I eat they must have meat.


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Mobile Money Tax is 0.5%, not 1% – Claims President Museveni - PC Tech Magazine
New Mobile Money Tax is 0.5%, not 1% – Claims President Museveni  PC Tech Magazine

Following public outcry over new Excise Duties that were passed by the Uganda Parliament last month, a statement released and signed by H.E the President of ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rwanda, Uganda favourites for tech investors - The East African
Rwanda, Uganda favourites for tech investors  The East African

Last year, East Africa attracted $200 million in technology-based investments.


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Diamond Platnumz finds love in Kim Nana - Uganda Online
Diamond Platnumz finds love in Kim Nana  Uganda Online

Diamond Platnumz in love again after hooking up with video vixen Kim Nana who is also managing his new mansion.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange to delist its shares from Egyptian Exchange - african-markets.com
Orange to delist its shares from Egyptian Exchange  african-markets.com

The Extraordinary General Assembly of Orange Egypt for Telecommunications (EGX:OREG) approved to optionally write off the company's shares from the ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Popular LGBT activist declares she’s no longer a lesbian, shocking the community in Uganda - PinkNews
Popular LGBT activist declares she’s no longer a lesbian, shocking the community in Uganda  PinkNews

A well-known Uganda LGBT+ rights activist has issued a shocking declaration on Sunday, saying she's no longer a lesbian. Val Kalende came out as a lesbian ...


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya, Uganda qualify for Rugby Africa 7s quarterfinals - ESPN
Kenya, Uganda qualify for Rugby Africa 7s quarterfinals  ESPN

Top seeds Kenya and Uganda have comfortably qualified for the quarterfinals of the ongoing Rugby Africa 7s Cup in Jammel, Tunisia.


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Another telecom operator in Uganda rocked by shareholder rows - PC Tech Magazine
Another telecom operator in Uganda rocked by shareholder rows  PC Tech Magazine

Orange Uganda is reportedly going through a nail-biting period amid claims that shareholders are divided over the future of the company. A local investigative ...


Sat, 25 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Raila Odinga's aide wanted over Zimbabwe chaos - Daily Monitor
Raila Odinga's aide wanted over Zimbabwe chaos  Daily Monitor

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga's political aide Silas Jakakimba is under the radar of Zimbabwe police following chaos that rocked Harare last week.


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UNC doctor finds PTSD healing in helping Ugandans - WRAL.com
UNC doctor finds PTSD healing in helping Ugandans  WRAL.com

A UNC doctor turned a tough combat experience into an international life saving mission.


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Wild, wild country! Spot endangered Rothschild giraffes in Uganda or meet Giant Aldabra Tortoises in Seychelles - Economic Times
Wild, wild country! Spot endangered Rothschild giraffes in Uganda or meet Giant Aldabra Tortoises in Seychelles  Economic Times

With the increased awareness amongst masses, taking the off beaten part to experience wildlife in countries one travels too has become a vital part of a holiday.


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2019 CAF U23 Cup of Nations qualifiers: Kenya win big; Uganda edge South Sudan - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 CAF U23 Cup of Nations qualifiers: Kenya win big; Uganda edge South Sudan  Ghanasoccernet.com

The 2019 CAF U23 Cup of Nations first qualifying round first leg matches began on Wednesday with mixed results.Kenya started their campaign with an ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Norway gives Uganda Shs7b for UN reforms - Daily Monitor
Norway gives Uganda Shs7b for UN reforms  Daily Monitor

The UN Resident Coordinator in Uganda, Ms Rosa Malango, told Daily Monitor on Tuesday evening that the reforms are also aimed at creating a “new ...


Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Business solutions firm Africa’s Talking closes $8.6M round led by IFC - TechCrunch
Business solutions firm Africa’s Talking closes $8.6M round led by IFC  TechCrunch

Business APIs in Africa are getting a boost from global venture capital thanks to a new $8.6 million round for Africa's Talking—a Kenyan based enterprise ...


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mountains of the moon: climbing Uganda's highest peak - The Guardian
Mountains of the moon: climbing Uganda's highest peak  The Guardian

The remote Rwenzori mountains, on the Uganda/DRC border, offer treks through varied and stunning landscapes and a satisfying but challenging summit, with ...


Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A guide to viewing mountain gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda and the DRC - The National
A guide to viewing mountain gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda and the DRC  The National

Mountain gorillas live in the cool upper reaches of a handful of mountains that form a natural border between Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of ...


Mon, 02 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
After years of waiting, the fruit factory is now ready - Daily Monitor
After years of waiting, the fruit factory is now ready  Daily Monitor

The fruit factory is expected to play a pivotal role in Uganda's fruit juice production.


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria set to face Uganda in international friendly - ESPN
Nigeria set to face Uganda in international friendly  ESPN

Uganda have confirmed that they will face Nigeria's Super Eagles in an international friendly on November 20.


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How hot pepper brings cheer to farmers - Daily Monitor
How hot pepper brings cheer to farmers  Daily Monitor

Pepper is a shallow-rooted plant, and farmers are advised to put a layer of mulch to conserve soil moisture and to keep the soil temperatures even, writes ...


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tembo Steels constructs largest Iron Ore Plant in Eastern Africa, 6000 jobs up for grabs - East African Business Week
Tembo Steels constructs largest Iron Ore Plant in Eastern Africa, 6000 jobs up for grabs  East African Business Week

Over-reliance on metal scraps and imported ingots for manufacturing steel products will soon be history in Uganda when Tembo Steels Uganda.


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Refugee numbers in Uganda fake by officials to get more UK foreign aid budget - Daily Mail
Refugee numbers in Uganda fake by officials to get more UK foreign aid budget  Daily Mail

When United Nations chief Antonio Guterres begged the world to help Uganda deal with 'the biggest refugee exodus in Africa since the Rwandan genocide', ...


Sat, 02 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2019 AFCON qualifier: Uganda extend Group L lead after impressive win over Lesotho - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 AFCON qualifier: Uganda extend Group L lead after impressive win over Lesotho  Ghanasoccernet.com

Uganda secured a 2-0 win over Lesotho in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification Group L on Tuesday.The encounter was played at the Setsoto ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda vs. Lesotho - Football Match Report - October 13, 2018 - ESPN
Uganda vs. Lesotho - Football Match Report - October 13, 2018  ESPN

Emmanuel Okwi and Farouk Miya re-discovered their scoring touch as Uganda defeated Lesotho 3-0 in Saturday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier to end coach ...


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Juicing beyond passion fruit and oranges - The Observer
Juicing beyond passion fruit and oranges  The Observer

Mention juice and many Ugandans think no further than passion fruit or orange juice. Blame it on the juicing pioneers in the country, but as ice cream parlours ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Cranes sink Morocco 40-29 in Gold Cup - ESPN
Uganda Cranes sink Morocco 40-29 in Gold Cup  ESPN

Uganda's Rugby Cranes defeated Morocco 40-29 on Saturday to pick their second Africa Gold Cup win as the continent's sides battle for a spot at the 2019 ...


Sat, 11 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Uganda launches 4G LTE service - PC Tech Magazine
Orange Uganda launches 4G LTE service  PC Tech Magazine

Orange Uganda has introduced LTE internet *service* to the market. The firm's CFO Godfrey Kisekka said customers with LTE-enabled devices will have access to ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's war widows: The long fight to keep their family lands - thejournal.ie
Uganda's war widows: The long fight to keep their family lands  thejournal.ie

NEKO ADOMG SAYS she lives in constant fear of having to flee her land. Widowed at just 25 after her husband was killed by soldiers from the Lord's Resistance ...


Sun, 25 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Eddy Kenzo concert gets Airtel Uganda boost - Music In Africa
Eddy Kenzo concert gets Airtel Uganda boost  Music In Africa

Airtel Uganda is the official sponsor of Eddy Kenzo's 10 years in music concert slated for Kampala Serena Hotel on 4 January.


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kenzo's 10-year career concert gets Airtel Uganda boost - pmldaily.com
Kenzo's 10-year career concert gets Airtel Uganda boost  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA– Airtel Uganda has offered to sponsor the much anticipated Eddy Kenzo's 10 years in music concert slated for Kampala Serena Hotel on January 4.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda headlines Kenzo's concert to celebrate 10 years of music - Mbu
Airtel Uganda headlines Kenzo's concert to celebrate 10 years of music  Mbu

Airtel Uganda has been at the forefront of Eddy Kenzo's career since he became a brand ambassador of the network.


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda implements 0.5% mobile money tax - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda implements 0.5% mobile money tax  Telecompaper

Airtel Uganda has announced and implemented a reduction in the mobile money tax from 1 percent to 0.5 percent, only applicable to withdrawals. This follows ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Ultimate guide to being a Mobile Money Agent in Uganda - Dignited
The Ultimate guide to being a Mobile Money Agent in Uganda  Dignited

One aspect that is vital for the mobile Money industry to succeed is a mobile money agent. It has also become a top employer in Uganda of late.


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 02:09:00 GMT
Data Bundle Price Comparison Between Network Operators in Uganda - Techweez
Data Bundle Price Comparison Between Network Operators in Uganda  Techweez

Here is a list of data bundle pricing between 4 network operators in Uganda (Africell, Airtel, MTN and UTL) converted into Kshs.


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pomp, colour as Acholi cultural gala kicks off - Daily Monitor
Pomp, colour as Acholi cultural gala kicks off  Daily Monitor

The Acholi cultural festival was launched last year with the main aim of bringing the Acholi people together.


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 23:06:39 GMT
How Data Prices Compare Between Network Operators in East Africa - Techweez
How Data Prices Compare Between Network Operators in East Africa  Techweez

If you were curious as to what network operators charge for data prices in East Africa, well we have tables for you to check out.


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SPECIAL REPORT: 15k Refugees in Uganda Receive Assistance via AirTel Mobile Money, Cutting Delivery Costs by 47%, Boosting Speed by 42%, Reducing “Money Truck” Problems: UNCDF Reports at European Microfinance Week - MicroCapital
SPECIAL REPORT: 15k Refugees in Uganda Receive Assistance via AirTel Mobile Money, Cutting Delivery Costs by 47%, Boosting Speed by 42%, Reducing “Money Truck” Problems: UNCDF Reports at European Microfinance Week  MicroCapital

At European Microfinance Platform this month's European Microfinance Week in Luxembourg, Pamela Eser of the UN Capital Development Fund described her ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Refocus Narratives to Substance of Issues that Build Uganda – Tumwebaze Tells PR Practitioners - softpower.ug
Refocus Narratives to Substance of Issues that Build Uganda – Tumwebaze Tells PR Practitioners  softpower.ug

The Minister of ICT and National Guidance, Frank Tumwebaze who also doubles as PRAU patron has urged communication experts to ensure that the right ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel FUFA Awards 2018: Waiswa, Aturo drive home as season’s finest - Kawowo Sports
Airtel FUFA Awards 2018: Waiswa, Aturo drive home as season’s finest  Kawowo Sports

The 2018 Airtel FUFA Awards were held at Ball room of the lake side Speke Resort Munyonyo Hotel in Kampala. Vipers Sports Club and Uganda Cranes ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 14:11:00 GMT
Niger shuts Airtel offices over Rs 764 crore in unpaid taxes - Times of India
Niger shuts Airtel offices over Rs 764 crore in unpaid taxes  Times of India

NIAMEY: Niger on Saturday ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecom operator Airtel, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel group, over $107 ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 00:24:49 GMT
Waiswa, Aturo Top Airtel Fufa Awards - New Vision
Waiswa, Aturo Top Airtel Fufa Awards  New Vision

The Airtel Male and Female winners of the Airtel-FUFA Awards Moses Waiswa (left) and Rose Aturo pose for a photo. PHOTOS: Michael Nsubuga. Each one of ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 16:08:00 GMT
Irene Ntale and Geosteady grace the 2018 Airtel FUFA Awards - Mbu
Irene Ntale and Geosteady grace the 2018 Airtel FUFA Awards  Mbu

Before the enticing performance of Ntale and her dancers would go down well, Geosteady checked in with some of his best songs.


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda ICT Regulator Compels New Telecoms Investors to Rent Infrastructure - Techweez
Uganda ICT Regulator Compels New Telecoms Investors to Rent Infrastructure  Techweez

Uganda's ICT regulator, the Communications Commission, has directed new players in the telecoms business to rent infrastructure and capacity from existing ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mustafah Kizza, Geoffrey Wasswa nominated as full list for Airtel-FUFA Awards nominees is reveled - pmldaily.com
Mustafah Kizza, Geoffrey Wasswa nominated as full list for Airtel-FUFA Awards nominees is reveled  pmldaily.com

MENGO – With the Airtel-FUFA Awards gala only over a week away, the complete list of nominees has been released. This was on Wednesday at FUFA House ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
CORRECTED-Uganda to make new telecoms investors share infrastructure - Reuters
CORRECTED-Uganda to make new telecoms investors share infrastructure  Reuters

Uganda will force new investors in telecommunications services to rent capacity from existing fibre optic cables, rather than lay their own, to stem infrastructure ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:29:00 GMT
Patoranking and Sauti Sol to thrill Kampala in December - Mbu
Patoranking and Sauti Sol to thrill Kampala in December  Mbu

Uganda, are you ready? Nigerian sensational artiste Patoranking and Kenya's boy band Sauti Sol are set to leave no stone unturned with a concert coming this ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Free expression under assault in Uganda, freedom of assembly wins in South Africa, and fear a way of life for LGBTQI+ in Tanzania - IFEX
Free expression under assault in Uganda, freedom of assembly wins in South Africa, and fear a way of life for LGBTQI+ in Tanzania  IFEX

Africa in November: Continued attacks on LGBTQI+ community and detention of CPJ staffers in Tanzania, an outspoken academic arrested - again, a petition ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 15:39:13 GMT
Airtel Uganda launches affordable 4G smartphone - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda launches affordable 4G smartphone  Telecompaper

Airtel Uganda has launched what it calls the most affordable 4G smartphone in Uganda. The phone costs UGX 200000 and comes with 15GB of free data worth ...


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
PRAU meets at Sheraton Kampala Hotel in splendid annual night event - pmldaily.com
PRAU meets at Sheraton Kampala Hotel in splendid annual night event  pmldaily.com

All roads will, this evening, lead to Sheraton Kampala Hotel as the Public Relations Association of Uganda (PRAU) hosts a PRAUNite – an annual event where ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:11:44 GMT
Telecom companies implement 0.5% reduced Mobile Money Tax - Techjaja
Telecom companies implement 0.5% reduced Mobile Money Tax  Techjaja

All telecom companies in Uganda including, Airtel, Africell and MTN Uganda have today implemented the revised tax measures on mobile money transactions ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel launches 4G smartphone - The Observer
Airtel launches 4G smartphone  The Observer

Airtel Uganda has launched an affordable 4G smartphone in Uganda that the company says will be compatible with their 4G technology. The new phone will ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda to manage cash-strapped K2 Telecom - ITWeb Africa
Airtel Uganda to manage cash-strapped K2 Telecom  ITWeb Africa

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) directive will see 100000 subscribers be absorbed by Airtel.


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Facebook, Airtel Uganda partner with BCS to expand cheap internet to Uganda's upcountry - pmldaily.com
Facebook, Airtel Uganda partner with BCS to expand cheap internet to Uganda's upcountry  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA– Social networking giants Facebook this week signed an agreement with telecom company Airtel Uganda to improve the communication company's ...


Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Magogo thanks Nation for support towards AFCON qualification - pmldaily.com
Magogo thanks Nation for support towards AFCON qualification  pmldaily.com

MENGO – The FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo has thanked everyone who contributed to the Uganda Cranes Journey into AFCON next year in Cameroon.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda takes over K2 Telecom subscribers - The East African
Airtel Uganda takes over K2 Telecom subscribers  The East African

Cash-strapped K2 Telecom subscribers will be absorbed by Airtel Uganda, offering a lifeline to the Buganda Kingdom-owned telco two months after it was shut ...


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Data revenue pushes Airtel’s East Africa units’ profits to $102m - The East African
Data revenue pushes Airtel’s East Africa units’ profits to $102m  The East African

Bharti Airtel East Africa units' revenues for the nine months to September increased to $473 million, driven by a rise in data revenue within the period to $212 ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
International money transfer costs set to drop - Independent
International money transfer costs set to drop  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Catherine Wines is a Co-founder of World Remit – a global money transfer company. She spoke to The Independent's ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
K2 Telecom customers to join Airtel - The Observer
K2 Telecom customers to join Airtel  The Observer

Customers of the Buganda kingdom-owned K2 Telecom will start accessing expanded services through the larger Airtel telecom network after the two signed a ...


Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ssekajugo not the coaches' pick, but likely to win Fufa award - The Observer
Ssekajugo not the coaches' pick, but likely to win Fufa award  The Observer

Onduparaka forward Viane Ssekajugo is favourite to win the car during the Fufa/Airtel awards tonight at the Speke Resort in Munyonyo. This would make him the ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda in Partnership with King Saha to promote 4G Smartphone - Ghafla!
Airtel Uganda in Partnership with King Saha to promote 4G Smartphone  Ghafla!

One of the Beat ways to get your mobile Telecommunications company going, is to create ambassador partnerships with musicians. Africell hooked up with Fik ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Eddy Kenzo: My Family is Not Stable at the Moment - Mbu
Eddy Kenzo: My Family is Not Stable at the Moment  Mbu

For the first time ever singer Eddy Kenzo openly spoke to journalists about his family, relationship, and romance with wife Rema Namakula.


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How to subscribe to Airtel Data OTT bundles - Dignited
How to subscribe to Airtel Data OTT bundles  Dignited

Today, Airtel Uganda has launched the first of its kind Airtel data OTT bundles. These are focused on providing users with a way to pay for OTT tax and data at ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Africell acquires $100 funding to rejuvenate business in Uganda - Dignited
Africell acquires $100 funding to rejuvenate business in Uganda  Dignited

Africell acquires funding from OPIC to rejuvanate its business in Uganda and other parts of Africa. The funds are worthy $100 million.


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Data and mobile money drive Airtel Uganda’s strong growth in 2017 - Uganda Business News
Data and mobile money drive Airtel Uganda’s strong growth in 2017  Uganda Business News

Airtel Uganda Limited, Uganda's second largest telecom, reported solid income growth during the 2017 calendar year as revenue improved while expenses ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda refunds 1% mobile money tax - - Kampala Dispatch
Airtel Uganda refunds 1% mobile money tax -  Kampala Dispatch

Telecommunications company, Airtel Uganda has started refunding customers who paid the 1% mobile money tax. This month, telecoms; Airtel, MTN and Africell ...


Sun, 29 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecoms not protecting callers, Internet users data - report - Daily Monitor
Telecoms not protecting callers, Internet users data - report  Daily Monitor

Kampala. Telecom companies and Internet *Service* Providers (ISPs) do not have watertight policies and terms of *service* to guarantee individual persons' right to ...


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel East Africa Turns Around Loss to Profits - TechnoMag
Airtel East Africa Turns Around Loss to Profits  TechnoMag

Kampala — Bharti Airtel East Africa units' revenues for the nine months to September increased to $473 million, driven by a rise in data revenue within the ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:24:52 GMT
Airtel opens premium shop - The Observer
Airtel opens premium shop  The Observer

Airtel Uganda has opened another premium shop in continuation of their efforts to provide excellent one-on-one customer care experiences to subscribers ...


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
These are the cheapest data bundles you can buy in Uganda - Techjaja
These are the cheapest data bundles you can buy in Uganda  Techjaja

cheapest data bundles: From as low as UGX 250, you can access the internet through a renown telco in Uganda, But with a UGX 1000.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda launches most affordable ‘My first 4G Smartphone - Red Pepper
Airtel Uganda launches most affordable ‘My first 4G Smartphone  Red Pepper

Kampala, Uganda. 22 nd October 2017 – Airtel Uganda has today launched the most affordable 4G smartphone in Uganda. The phone that costs only UGX200 ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
KCCA outwits Ndejje University to maintain league summit status | Uganda Premier League - Kawowo Sports
KCCA outwits Ndejje University to maintain league summit status | Uganda Premier League  Kawowo Sports

Uganda Premier League (Match Day 10 Results):. KCCA 3-1 Ndejje University. Tooro United 2-1 Nyamityobora. Kirinya-Jinja S.S 1-0 Express. Bright Stars 1-1 ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda refunds customer mobile money tax levy - pmldaily.com
Airtel Uganda refunds customer mobile money tax levy  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA- Telecommunication Company Airtel Uganda has started refunding customers who paid the 1% mobile money tax. At the beginning of this month ...


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UCC denies the K2, Airtel deal is not a takeover - pmldaily.com
UCC denies the K2, Airtel deal is not a takeover  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Telecom regulator Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has diverged details on the recent agreement between Airtel Uganda and K2 ...


Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Airtel wants mobile money tax scrapped - - Kampala Dispatch
MTN, Airtel wants mobile money tax scrapped -  Kampala Dispatch

Telecommunication companies MTN Uganda and Airtel Uganda have asked the Government to scrap the 0.5% tax on mobile money. Officials of the two ...


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Singer King Saha Lands Mega Ambassadorial Deal With Airtel Uganda - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Singer King Saha Lands Mega Ambassadorial Deal With Airtel Uganda - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Popular Ugandan musician King Saha has recently signed a mega deal with telecom giant Airtel Uganda as their new brand ambassador.


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you. - Dignited
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you.  Dignited

There are online tasks that you do that require a lot of data. This leaves us with a suitable option of the midnight data plan.


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mutebi favourite to retain best coach award - Daily Monitor
Mutebi favourite to retain best coach award  Daily Monitor

Whereas Da Costa lifted the league title with Vipers last season, his impact on the team was questionable thus culminating into his dismissal immediately after ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Weekend entertainment preview - pmldaily.com
Weekend entertainment preview  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA– The month of December always comes with a number of parties, merrymaking and holidays. This weekend is not an exception. PML Daily named ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda - Dignited
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda  Dignited

On some occasions, you might be in need of quick money and you just have no way of getting it. With the growth in the mobile money industry, telecom ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda hosts community health fair for Kmauli residents - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda hosts community health fair for Kmauli residents  East African Business Week

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO. KAMPALA, Uganda–Residents of Bugulumbya surrounding areas in Kamuli received free medical services at a free Airtel Uganda ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda Opens New Service Centers - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Airtel Uganda Opens New Service Centers - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Following successful network expansion and countrywide broadband availability campaigns, Airtel Uganda has announced a new plan to expand their footprint ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Introduces new OTT Data bundles - Ghafla!
Airtel Introduces new OTT Data bundles  Ghafla!

Airtel Uganda has launched Uganda's first-ever data OTT packs that will enable subscribers to enjoy undisrupted connectivity by simply subscribing once and ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel lowers data prices in new promo - The Observer
Airtel lowers data prices in new promo  The Observer

Airtel Uganda have stepped up efforts to control the telecommunications market share by launching cheap data promotions to woo new customers.


Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Kidnappers Kill Boy After Taking Shs500,000 Ransom - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Kidnappers Kill Boy After Taking Shs500,000 Ransom  AllAfrica.com

Kidnappers called a mother of a 12-year-old son last week demanding a ransom of Shs2m, but later killed the victim after the poor parent managed to raise only ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:15:45 GMT
Airtel Uganda Refunds Taxes Deducted on Mobile Money Deposits - Ghafla!
Airtel Uganda Refunds Taxes Deducted on Mobile Money Deposits  Ghafla!

Airtel Uganda is the first telecom company to refund the deductions made on deposits via mbie money, to cater for payment of OTT Tax.


Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda reduces agent commission for airtime and mobile money - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda reduces agent commission for airtime and mobile money  Telecompaper

Uganda's telecommunication companies have cut agent commission for both airtime and mobile money services, reports the Monitor. Citing a message sent to ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda empowers girl child education with goats - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda empowers girl child education with goats  East African Business Week

KAMPALA, Uganda–In line with the Education pillar of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives, Airtel Uganda has handed over 100 goats to 50 girls in ...


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 21:43:12 GMT
Airtel sells Shs4.7 trillion stake to pay debts - Daily Monitor
Airtel sells Shs4.7 trillion stake to pay debts  Daily Monitor

The money, which was raised through a primary equity issuance, will reduce the telecom's existing debt as well as grow Airtel Africa's operations.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Long distance relationships are hard - Daily Monitor
Long distance relationships are hard  Daily Monitor

Being able to speak and communicate researched information has made my mind broader and improved my speech 10 times better than before.


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda, Kwese in partnership to bring exciting football moments to Customers - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda, Kwese in partnership to bring exciting football moments to Customers  Kawowo Sports

A few weeks ago, Airtel Uganda announced countrywide 3G broadband connectivity giving Ugandans access to the best, fastest and most affordable internet ...


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Congratulations Cranes, President Museveni leads Ugandans in Celebrating - Red Pepper
Congratulations Cranes, President Museveni leads Ugandans in Celebrating  Red Pepper

President Yoweri Museveni has Congratulated Uganda Cranes for defeating Cape Verde and qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations 2019. Patrick Kaddu ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda hits 10 million customer mark - Independent
Airtel Uganda hits 10 million customer mark  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Leading telcom company Airtel has started the new year by hitting the 10 million customer mark. The milestone ...


Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel EA units post mixed results - Daily Monitor
Airtel EA units post mixed results  Daily Monitor

In Uganda, Airtel saw its performance buoyed by the rising market share, even though it still trails MTN, which still controls 54.7 per cent of the market.


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
History beckons for hopefuls - Daily Monitor
History beckons for hopefuls  Daily Monitor

With the Airtel-Fufa awards now merged with the Uganda Premier awards, the federation maintains many aspects were considered by the 16 league coaches ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel FUFA Awards 2018: Da Costa nominated alongside Mutebi, Isabirye - Kawowo Sports
Airtel FUFA Awards 2018: Da Costa nominated alongside Mutebi, Isabirye  Kawowo Sports

Airtel FUFA Awards 2018: Friday, 7th December. At Speke Resort Munyonyo, Kampala (6 PM – Late). The 2018 Airtel FUFA Awards will be held on Friday, 7th ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda injects 100M into 2018 FUFA Awards - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda injects 100M into 2018 FUFA Awards  Kawowo Sports

Telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda Limited have announced a Shs 100M sponsorship package towards the 2018 FUFA Awards that will take place on ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda Offers Free Health Services to Thousands In Kamuli District - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Airtel Uganda Offers Free Health Services to Thousands In Kamuli District - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Last Saturday, residents of Bugulumbya surrounding areasin Kamuli received free medical services at a free Airtel Uganda community health fair. The fair was ...


Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda to launch 3G network countrywide - IT News Africa
Airtel Uganda to launch 3G network countrywide  IT News Africa

Airtel Uganda has announced that it will be launching 3G mobile broadband to all its sites throughout the country. According to the company, Airtel subscribers.


Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ssonko leads Airtel-Fufa Best ref award race - Daily Monitor
Ssonko leads Airtel-Fufa Best ref award race  Daily Monitor

His recent gradual rise however puts him in good position to stun last year's winner Nsubuga and Ssali for the best referee gong.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Exciting! Airtel, Kwese partner to bring football to Ugandans on smart phones - pmldaily.com
Exciting! Airtel, Kwese partner to bring football to Ugandans on smart phones  pmldaily.com

V.G. Somasekhar noted that with a stable and reliable internet connection, anything is possible subsequent to the partnership with Kwese Iflix (Credit: Airtel ...


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Every Uganda Cranes home match is like a Christmas party, says Airtel Uganda M.D - Kawowo Sports
Every Uganda Cranes home match is like a Christmas party, says Airtel Uganda M.D  Kawowo Sports

Airtel Uganda Managing Director V.G Somasekhar has termed Uganda Cranes' home games at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole as a national ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Telcos Slash Agents Commission on Mobile Money and Airtime Transactions - Techweez
Uganda Telcos Slash Agents Commission on Mobile Money and Airtime Transactions  Techweez

In a move that might only be labelled as crazy, Ugandan telcos have been reported to cut the commission that mobile money agents earn during transactions.


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Tax on Over-The-Top (OTT) services in Uganda will take effect on 1st July 2018 - Dignited
New Tax on Over-The-Top (OTT) services in Uganda will take effect on 1st July 2018  Dignited

Starting 1st July 2018 which is two days from now, Ugandans will have to pay an excise tax of Ugx 200 ($0.052) daily for use of Over-The-Top (OTT) services.


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda InternetShare data bundles are perfect for remote teams - Dignited
MTN Uganda InternetShare data bundles are perfect for remote teams  Dignited

The MTN Uganda InternetShare is a *service* that enables MTN customers to buy and share Internet bundles with another MTN customer. ? It's not the first ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Kwese Offer Exciting Football Moments - Red Pepper
Airtel, Kwese Offer Exciting Football Moments  Red Pepper

Airtel Uganda has launched a partnership with KweseIflixTV – a provider of decoder TV services in Uganda to launch Mobile TV services. This partnership ...


Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kampala, Kitara regions win 2018 Airtel Raising Stars National Tournament - - Kampala Dispatch
Kampala, Kitara regions win 2018 Airtel Raising Stars National Tournament -  Kampala Dispatch

The Kampala region under 17 boy's team and Kitara region under 17 girls' team are the champions of this year's Airtel Raising Stars National Tournament.


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda commits Shs400M to 2018 Buganda Masaza Football Tournament - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda commits Shs400M to 2018 Buganda Masaza Football Tournament  Kawowo Sports

Airtel Uganda MD Mr. V.G. Somasekhar hands over a dummy cheque to Katikkiro Owek. Charles Mayigga for the 2018 Airtel Masaza Cup. Airtel Uganda has ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Old Kampala Community Benefits from Airtel Uganda Ramadan CSR Campaign - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Old Kampala Community Benefits from Airtel Uganda Ramadan CSR Campaign - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Old Kampala is the latest community to benefit from Airtel Uganda's extensive Corporate Social Responsibility campaign of giving to its subscribers throughout ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, MTN stop sale of SIM cards - Independent
Airtel, MTN stop sale of SIM cards  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Airtel, Africell and MTN have temporarily stopped the sale of new SIM cards until they get direct access to the National ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
7th season of Airtel Rising Stars launched - pmldaily.com
7th season of Airtel Rising Stars launched  pmldaily.com

Airtel Uganda has officially launched their 7th season of the Airtel Rising Stars initiative – a tournament that gives talented boys and girls under the age of 17 ...


Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts - The Observer
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts  The Observer

The price wars by the two main telecom firms could further squeeze the profit margins of the smaller telecom firms by increasing the latter's costs of operation, ...


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda Limited boosts the media with 2018 Kabaka Birthday run kits - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda Limited boosts the media with 2018 Kabaka Birthday run kits  Kawowo Sports

2018 Airtel Birthday Run: Sunday, 8th April; Start/Finish: Lubiri, Mengo; Categories: 5KM, 10KM, 21KM & 25KM; Flag off time: 6:30 am. The media is an integral ...


Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Facebook joins Uganda social media tax affray - The East African
Facebook joins Uganda social media tax affray  The East African

*Service* provider rethinks plans to invest in Uganda.


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked - Quartz
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked  Quartz

Telecoms insiders explain it hasn't required any new technology or external assistance to implement the "tax-or-block" system.


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecoms Warn Customers On Fake Messages - New Vision
Telecoms Warn Customers On Fake Messages  New Vision

COMMUNICATION. KAMPALA - As the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) deadline for telecom operators to stop selling scratch airtime cards draws ...


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
THIS WEEK: Airtel connects Palabek refugee settlement - Independent
THIS WEEK: Airtel connects Palabek refugee settlement  Independent

THIS WEEK: Airtel connects Palabek refugee settlement. Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Airtel Uganda launched a network site to enable ...


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel contributes Shs 50m towards Kabaka's birthday - The Observer
Airtel contributes Shs 50m towards Kabaka's birthday  The Observer

Airtel has contributed over Shs 50 million towards Kabaka Ronald Muwenda's 63rd birthday celebrations. The celebrations are taking place today, Friday at Villa ...


Fri, 13 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
All set for Fufa awards night - The Observer
All set for Fufa awards night  The Observer

The nomination of Shadia Nankya, Tracy Akiror and Ruth Aturo, to contest for the award of best Ugandan female footballer 2018, was met by a resounding ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile money volumes to rise to Shs871b by December - report - Daily Monitor
Mobile money volumes to rise to Shs871b by December - report  Daily Monitor

The implementation of the 0.5 mobile money tax, telecoms say, will drive up transaction volumes that are expected to have risen to Shs871 billion by December.


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Internet key to growth, Airtel boss - Daily Monitor
Internet key to growth, Airtel boss  Daily Monitor

The 100 per cent mobile broadband creates opportunities for social-economic growth by ensuring that youth, entrepreneurs, SMEs and large corporations have ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5,000 benefit at Airtel health camp in Arua - The Observer
5,000 benefit at Airtel health camp in Arua  The Observer

At least 5000 residents of the West Nile Arua district have received free health care courtesy of Airtel Uganda. These essential services were provided during a ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Will The Basoga Sterotype Continue After 2018? - Ghafla!
Will The Basoga Sterotype Continue After 2018?  Ghafla!

Over the years, Ugandans have created a variety of stereotypes, about people from different regions of the country. The one that has gone far and wide is that of ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 04:24:01 GMT
Airtel Uganda offers Shs55M to finance 2018-19 FUFA Juniors League - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda offers Shs55M to finance 2018-19 FUFA Juniors League  Kawowo Sports

Talk about supporting football from the grass roots in Uganda, then mention telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda Limited. From supporting the fast growing ...


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda offers financial support to inaugural Kitante Golf Open Tourney - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda offers financial support to inaugural Kitante Golf Open Tourney  Kawowo Sports

1st Kitante Open (25th & 26th January 2018):. Tee off: Friday, 25th January (7 a.m). Mode of play: Medal Full Handicap. At Uganda Golf Club, Kampala.


Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
South Sudan refugees in Lamwo celebrate improved mobile phone connectivity - - Kampala Dispatch
South Sudan refugees in Lamwo celebrate improved mobile phone connectivity -  Kampala Dispatch

South Sudan refugees in Palabek Refugee Settlement are celebrating the improvement of mobile telephone services in the camp. The celebration started after ...


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms - pmldaily.com
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – One thing for sure no one can accuse the Ugandan telecom market of sitting still in 2017 with the industry having multi-billion mergers and ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
FUFA LAUNCHES THE AIRTEL FUFA AWARDS 2018 - Red Pepper
FUFA LAUNCHES THE AIRTEL FUFA AWARDS 2018  Red Pepper

Uganda, Kampala. For the 4th year running, sports stars will be invited to a glamorous awards night to be honored by FUFA and Uganda Cranes official sponsor ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Cranes unveil new kit - pmldaily.com
Uganda Cranes unveil new kit  pmldaily.com

Uganda Cranes head coach, Sebastian Desabre (left), head of Marketing Airtel-Uganda Remmy Kisakye (centre) and FUFA President Moses Magogo (right) at ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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