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Africell concerned over new telecoms’ licencing regime - Daily Monitor
Africell concerned over new telecoms’ licencing regime  Daily Monitor

Under the new licencing regime accommodated under the National Broadband Policy, telecoms will be required to invest in the excess of $200m in network ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda - Dignited
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda  Dignited

Airtel Uganda is one of the leading telecommunication networks and Internet *service* providers in Uganda. Last year, they announced 100% 3G coverage of the ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Uganda: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Uganda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" country profile has been added to ...


Mon, 17 Dec 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
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
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
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
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
UNBS probes energy drink that erected a man for six hours in Kampala - - Kampala Dispatch
UNBS probes energy drink that erected a man for six hours in Kampala -  Kampala Dispatch

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has started investigations into how Natural Power SX Energy Drink ended up in one of the supermarkets in ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Baobab Network To Fund 25 African Startups in its Accelerator Program - PC Tech Magazine
Baobab Network To Fund 25 African Startups in its Accelerator Program  PC Tech Magazine

The Baobab Network an Africa social impact technology accelerator — has opened applications to African startups to receive a seed-fund of USD$25,000 to ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 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
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid Telecom Uganda - VC Circle
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid Telecom Uganda  VC Circle

Bharti Airtel has entered into a definitive agreement with Warid Group to acquire Warid Telecom Uganda Ltd for an undisclosed amount, to strengthen its ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda, Warid take per second billing across borders - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Uganda, Warid take per second billing across borders  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel Uganda and newly-bought Warid Telecom today announced plans to apply per-second billing to international calls, with the rate expected to be as low as ...


Fri, 24 May 2013 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
Airtel and Warid Introduce the "Smart Internet Pack" - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel and Warid Introduce the "Smart Internet Pack"  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel and Warid introduced smart internet plans that will see internet penetration spread deeper in the rural parts of Uganda. They have ensured that all their ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2013 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
8 Startups Selected to Benefit From UNFPA's UGX144M Startup Fund - PC Tech Magazine
8 Startups Selected to Benefit From UNFPA's UGX144M Startup Fund  PC Tech Magazine

Forty young people in eight teams from Adjumani, Arua, Yumbe, Moyo, Kitgum, Agago, Amuru and Lamwo have been selected to benefit from a UGX144 million ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 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
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
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
Warid, Orange join price increment wagon - PC Tech Magazine
Warid, Orange join price increment wagon  PC Tech Magazine

“From September 6, new tariffs for Warid to Warid will be Shs3 per second and other networks Shs4 per second,” the company said in mobile texts to its ...


Thu, 08 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel's acquisition of Millicom to consolidate telecom market in Rwanda - Business Today
Bharti Airtel's acquisition of Millicom to consolidate telecom market in Rwanda  Business Today

Indian telecom giant Bharti Airtel, which operates in nearly 17 countries, entered into a definitive agreement with Millicom International Cellular S.A. to acquire ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets - Business Wire
Uganda Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Uganda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to Research and Markets' ...


Tue, 24 Oct 2017 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
Crane Bank: What is all this noise? - Daily Monitor
Crane Bank: What is all this noise?  Daily Monitor

So much has been said about the resolution of Crane Bank. However, beyond the sale is the question many have never asked. Who were the winners or losers ...


Tue, 08 May 2018 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
Vodafone files for bankruptcy - The Observer
Vodafone files for bankruptcy  The Observer

Telecom operator Vodafone has collapsed and consequently applied for bankruptcy protection. In a notice of issue of an interim protection order, the Civil ...


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 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 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
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
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
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
New Telecom Company Launched in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
New Telecom Company Launched in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Communications regulator, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) last week launched a new telecommunication company, Suretelcom at Kibuli.


Mon, 24 Dec 2012 08:00:00 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
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
Stanbic Bank Unveils Designated Places For This Month 'Blue Weekends' Campaign - PC Tech Magazine
Stanbic Bank Unveils Designated Places For This Month 'Blue Weekends' Campaign  PC Tech Magazine

Stanbic Bank Uganda in March launched their cashless campaign dubbed; Blue Weekends that allows its customers pay, as well as receive discounts through ...


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Warid Telecom, Huawei sign mutual deal - PC Tech Magazine
Warid Telecom, Huawei sign mutual deal  PC Tech Magazine

The new deal, which was announced at a press conference held in Uganda's capital Kampala, may assist with increasing both companies' network capacity, ...


Tue, 28 Jun 2011 07:00:00 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
MTN Uganda Unveils its National Grassroots Football Development Program - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Unveils its National Grassroots Football Development Program  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda on Tuesday officially unveiled its Grassroots Football Development Program where it will support local football teams countrywide with kits.


Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
5 Uses of AI in Human Resources - PC Tech Magazine
5 Uses of AI in Human Resources  PC Tech Magazine

Artificial intelligence, or AI, has the power to transform human resources. It's an important tool in terms of data analysis and management. With the right approach ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel appoints Christopher Kassami as Board Chairman for its Uganda operations - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel appoints Christopher Kassami as Board Chairman for its Uganda operations  PC Tech Magazine

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced the appointment ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:00:00 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
Airtel Uganda announces reappointment of VG Somasekhar as new Managing Director - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Uganda announces reappointment of VG Somasekhar as new Managing Director  PC Tech Magazine

After the announcement of the departure of their managing director Anwar Soussa in a notice shared on Aug. 09, Telecom *service* provider, Airtel Uganda has ...


Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ Finally Launched, price, release dates & specifications - PC Tech Magazine
Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ Finally Launched, price, release dates & specifications  PC Tech Magazine

South Korean smartphone firm; Samsung officially unveiled their newest member to the S-series; the Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ at a launch event, scheduled just ...


Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 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
Jack Ma to Step Down as Alibaba Group Executive Chairman, Leave Mantle to CEO Daniel Zhang - PC Tech Magazine
Jack Ma to Step Down as Alibaba Group Executive Chairman, Leave Mantle to CEO Daniel Zhang  PC Tech Magazine

Alibaba Group Holding Limited has today announced that Chief Executive Officer Daniel Zhang will succeed Jack Ma as chairman of the board of Alibaba Group ...


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Temask Holdings Private Takes Over Goods Express Operations in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Temask Holdings Private Takes Over Goods Express Operations in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Temask Holdings private LTD, a leading investor of e-commerce retail platforms in Asia pacific (APAC) has today announced it will be replacing Goods Express ...


Sat, 11 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Warid Telecom sells 400 towers - IT News Africa
Warid Telecom sells 400 towers  IT News Africa

African tower company Eaton Towers, today announced they are in the process of expanding their investment in Uganda. According to a statement released by ...


Mon, 19 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Has UCC Closed Down Smile Telecom? - PC Tech Magazine
Has UCC Closed Down Smile Telecom?  PC Tech Magazine

Tension has risen amongst customers and subscribers of Smile Telecom Uganda over alleged closure of the company by the regulator, Uganda ...


Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Job Opportunity: Officer Software Engineering - Uganda Revenue Authority - PC Tech Magazine
Job Opportunity: Officer Software Engineering - Uganda Revenue Authority  PC Tech Magazine

Description: Tasked with the development of software applications and conduct software quality assessments. About URA: The Uganda Revenue Authority ...


Wed, 01 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Has Highest Mobile Money Fraud Cases - Report - AllAfrica.com
Uganda Has Highest Mobile Money Fraud Cases - Report  AllAfrica.com

More than half of Uganda's mobile money agents have reported the highest incidents of fraud among the eight countries studied, a new report reveals.


Fri, 09 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
The Battle of the Smartphone Brands in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
The Battle of the Smartphone Brands in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

All phone brands available in Uganda are listed on Jumia, which gives the online shop exclusive insights in to how each phone brand is performing in the ...


Tue, 29 Aug 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
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations - Livemint
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations  Livemint

New Delhi: In a bid to strengthen its footprint in the African market, Bharti Airtel Ltd on Tuesday said it has entered into a definitive agreement with the Warid ...


Tue, 05 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Telecoms to outsource tower sites to cut costs - Daily Monitor
Telecoms to outsource tower sites to cut costs  Daily Monitor

The increasing operational costs arising from a volatile economic environment have forced telecommunication companies to opt for outsourcing tower site ...


Wed, 21 Mar 2012 07:00:00 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
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
Warid launches mobile money (WaridPesa) - PC Tech Magazine
Warid launches mobile money (WaridPesa)  PC Tech Magazine

“The technology revolution is transforming Uganda's population in a profound way and this is leading to economic development,” he said. He encouraged the ...


Thu, 22 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Opinion: Top predictions for FinTech & Mobile Money in Uganda in 2017 - PC Tech Magazine
Opinion: Top predictions for FinTech & Mobile Money in Uganda in 2017  PC Tech Magazine

2016 perhaps saw the biggest jump in Mobile Money use cases ever since the *service* started gaining popularity in the region. Mobile Money became a ...


Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:00:00 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
How should Uganda embrace artificial intelligence? - PC Tech Magazine
How should Uganda embrace artificial intelligence?  PC Tech Magazine

The intelligence exhibited by machine also known as Artificial Intelligence is an area that very many large technology companies are investing into these days.


Mon, 13 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Travel Month is Here - Consider These Tech Gadgets/Apps on your Journey - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda Travel Month is Here - Consider These Tech Gadgets/Apps on your Journey  PC Tech Magazine

A new and exciting domestic tourism drive dubbed Uganda Travel Month (UTM) is a brainchild of The Pearl Guide Uganda, a private tourism marketing firm, ...


Tue, 15 Aug 2017 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
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
Job Opportunity: Manager Digital & Social Media - Stanbic Bank Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Job Opportunity: Manager Digital & Social Media - Stanbic Bank Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited is a subsidiary of Stanbic Africa Holdings Limited which is in turn owned by Standard Bank Group Limited (“the Group”), Africa's ...


Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda - The Observer
Uganda  The Observer

When Kleith Kathy Kyatuhaire was young, she dreamt of being on television. But her mother dissuaded her from chasing the dream although this simply fuelled ...


Thu, 21 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile Money Fraud: Dont be a Victim - PC Tech Magazine
Mobile Money Fraud: Dont be a Victim  PC Tech Magazine

Mobile money has been credited as a game changer enhancing money transfer systems and the way through which business is conducted. Many of us know or ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Trump's Syria withdrawal flies in the face of statements from top military and national security leaders - Military Times
Trump's Syria withdrawal flies in the face of statements from top military and national security leaders  Military Times

President Donald Trump's reported call for a rapid withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria comes in stark contrast to statements by his own national security adviser, ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
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
Live Updates: Winners of Startup Weekend Kampala Announced - PC Tech Magazine
Live Updates: Winners of Startup Weekend Kampala Announced  PC Tech Magazine

1. Databud. An interface to access, download, analyse and share data sets within Uganda. Free the data from existing formats, PDF/Excel/HTML/Paper, provide ...


Sun, 29 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to acquire over 2.7M subscribers of Essar-owned Kenyan telco YuMobile - VC Circle
Airtel to acquire over 2.7M subscribers of Essar-owned Kenyan telco YuMobile  VC Circle

Airtel Networks Kenya Ltd (Airtel Kenya), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bharti Airtel International Netherlands BV, has signed a definitive agreement with Essar ...


Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
HelloFood is celebrating 2 years in Uganda with their customers - PC Tech Magazine
HelloFood is celebrating 2 years in Uganda with their customers  PC Tech Magazine

Hellofood Uganda for its 2nd year anniversary has offered all new customers a 50% discount on any meal ordered from any of the over 150 restaurants that they ...


Tue, 26 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Amity Centre of e- Learning holds “Virtual Convocation” for the graduands of five African Nations - PC Tech Magazine
Amity Centre of e- Learning holds “Virtual Convocation” for the graduands of five African Nations  PC Tech Magazine

Mr. Manoj Sharma- Director, e-Learning Programmes & Pan African e-Network Project, Amity Center for e-Learning (ACeL) gave the welcome address. Dr. Jude ...


Fri, 23 Dec 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
Google Launches AI-Powered 'Cloud Text-to-Speech' Service, Available For Developers - PC Tech Magazine
Google Launches AI-Powered 'Cloud Text-to-Speech' Service, Available For Developers  PC Tech Magazine

Google on Wednesday launched a voice synthesiser called “Cloud Text-to-Speech” which is powered by its Britain-based Artificial Intelligence (AI) subsidiary ...


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 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
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 ...


Fri, 13 May 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
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
Interview with Sunil Mittal: "TRAI is now alive to some issues" - The Hindu
Interview with Sunil Mittal: "TRAI is now alive to some issues"  The Hindu

India could do with just three private telecom operators and the telecom regulator needs to have a longer term vision for the sector rather than just react with ...


Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The US military is putting new observation posts in northern Syria - Military Times
The US military is putting new observation posts in northern Syria  Military Times

The U.S. military will begin putting observation posts in northern Syria to help Turkey secure its border from threats wondering through the war-torn country.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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
thebahamasweekly.com - Ugandan song, WOMAN a suitable anthem for International Women's Day - thebahamasweekly.com
thebahamasweekly.com - Ugandan song, WOMAN a suitable anthem for International Women's Day  thebahamasweekly.com

Juliana Kanyomozi is one of the most popular contemporary musical artists in East Africa today and her latest song, WOMAN could very well be the theme song ...


Sat, 07 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT
The Future of Reading - PC Tech Magazine
The Future of Reading  PC Tech Magazine

On October 23rd, 2001, the world of music was forever changed. The company Apple announced it's first version of the iPod, a word that has now become a ...


Thu, 30 Dec 2010 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
China Mobile tops subscriber league - ElectronicsWeekly.com
China Mobile tops subscriber league  ElectronicsWeekly.com

China Mobile has more subscribers than anyone else, reports Ovum, followed by Vodafone and Bharti Airtel. China Mobile tops subscriber league. As China ...


Wed, 22 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Clarifies Mobile Money Fraud Rumors - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Clarifies Mobile Money Fraud Rumors  PC Tech Magazine

In a rather unusual move last week, MTN Uganda called a Press Conference, the venue of which would be Stanbic Bank Boardroom at Crested Towers in ...


Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:00:00 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
Regulators finally approve UMEME'S Initial Public Ofering - PC Tech Magazine
Regulators finally approve UMEME'S Initial Public Ofering  PC Tech Magazine

The Capital Market Authority, the sector regulator, and the Uganda Securities Exchange (USE), the market operator finally approved the long-awaited UMEME ...


Fri, 12 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Number of Unique Mobile Subscribers in Africa Surpasses Half a Billion - PC Tech Magazine
Number of Unique Mobile Subscribers in Africa Surpasses Half a Billion  PC Tech Magazine

According to a new study by GSMA, more than half a billion people across Africa are now subscribed to mobile services as the continent continues to migrate ...


Tue, 26 Jul 2016 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
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
Twitter working on way to retrieve old tweets - PC Tech Magazine
Twitter working on way to retrieve old tweets  PC Tech Magazine

But why would someone want all their tweets — possibly going all the way back to 2006, when Twitter was first launched? Facebook already lets you download ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 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
Smile Communications officially launches 4G LTE in Tanzania - PC Tech Magazine
Smile Communications officially launches 4G LTE in Tanzania  PC Tech Magazine

Smile Communications Tanzania , a subsidiary of Smile Telecoms Holdings Limited has launched the first commercial Fourth Generation Long Term Evolution ...


Fri, 17 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Samsung launches 21 days of Christmas promo - PC Tech Magazine
Samsung launches 21 days of Christmas promo  PC Tech Magazine

So it's that time of the year again. And Samsung Uganda will reward customers who buy Samsung phones over the period with the chance of winning fantastic ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda To Have A Minimum Wage By July 2015 - New Vision
Uganda To Have A Minimum Wage By July 2015  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.


Mon, 09 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom’s acquisition plans - BusinessTech
Vodacom’s acquisition plans  BusinessTech

Romeo Kumalo, chief officer of international business at Vodacom says that the group is eying new assets in Africa.


Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
5 Ways to Invest in a Digital Transformation - PC Tech Magazine
5 Ways to Invest in a Digital Transformation  PC Tech Magazine

The whole world is set to go digital, and many companies don't even realize it. Or, if they do, they are choosing to ignore it. Well, you can't. Digitization is ...


Thu, 02 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT

We are tax compliant: MTN Uganda responds to govt queries - africanews
  1. We are tax compliant: MTN Uganda responds to govt queries  africanews
  2. More problems for MTN Uganda as authorities query sales figures  Business Daily
  3. Uganda probes MTN’s sales figures  Ventures Africa
  4. Ugandan government accuses MTN of under-declaring sales, compromising national security  Telecompaper
  5. Govt. Question MTN’s Sales Figures  Leadership Newspaper
  6. View full coverage on Google News

Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda to increase nationals' shares to 20% this year - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
MTN Uganda to increase nationals' shares to 20% this year  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

This year, Ugandan nationals' shares in MTN Uganda could rise to 20%. This was revealed by Rob Shuter (photo), CEO of MTN group, on NTV Uganda. The.


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:51:48 GMT
MTN Uganda denies it understates revenues, says it is fully tax-compliant - Reuters Africa
MTN Uganda denies it understates revenues, says it is fully tax-compliant  Reuters Africa

The Ugandan unit of South African telecommunications firm MTN Group has denied government accusations it has been understating its revenues and said it ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda to increase local shareholding to 20 percent - Business - NTV Uganda
MTN Uganda to increase local shareholding to 20 percent - Business  NTV Uganda

MTN Group's CEO Rob Shuter has confirmed that the telecom giant plans to increase local shareholding to almost 20% in its Uganda unit.


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 14:13:13 GMT
EXCLUSIVE: Museveni agrees to conditional return of deported MTN CEO - pmldaily.com
EXCLUSIVE: Museveni agrees to conditional return of deported MTN CEO  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – President Museveni has agreed to the conditional return to Uganda of deported MTN Chief Executive Officer, Wim VanhellepuTte, PML Daily has ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:45:31 GMT
MTN Uganda to offer 20% of its stake to Ugandans - Dignited
MTN Uganda to offer 20% of its stake to Ugandans  Dignited

As of today, the MTN Group CEO Rob Shutter has confirmed that MTN Uganda is ready to give 20% of its stake to Ugandans to meet the Government demands.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:48:00 GMT
EXCLUSIVE: MTN Speaks Out on 'Return' of Deported CEO Wim Vanhelleputte - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
EXCLUSIVE: MTN Speaks Out on 'Return' of Deported CEO Wim Vanhelleputte - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Telecommunications Company MTN Uganda has denied knowledge of the return of their former Chief Executive Officer Wim Vanhelleputte who was deported in ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:39:54 GMT
Deported MTN CEO sues Uganda gov't - The Observer
Deported MTN CEO sues Uganda gov't  The Observer

The chief executive officer of MTN Uganda, Wim Vanhelleputte has filed a suit challenging his deportation from Uganda. The Belgian national asked court to ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN faces more problems in Uganda in probe of its sales figures - The East African
MTN faces more problems in Uganda in probe of its sales figures  The East African

Uganda accused the country's biggest telecoms operator, MTN Uganda, on Tuesday of underdeclaring its sales and causing public revenue losses, in a further ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda seeks to increase local shareholding to 20% - Telecompaper
MTN Uganda seeks to increase local shareholding to 20%  Telecompaper

MTN Uganda is looking to boost local shareholding in the company to 20 percent from 4 percent in 2019, the Daily Monitor reported, citing MTN Group CEO ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 08:47:00 GMT
Why MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte was deported - - Kampala Dispatch
Why MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte was deported -  Kampala Dispatch

The Chief Executive Officer Wim Vanhelleputte was deported for allegedly recording phone conversations of high ranking government officials and security ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Expo Expanded Regional - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Expo Expanded Regional  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda has today started off a three-month tour of the country with regional expos in major towns as part of its 20 year celebrations in Uganda.


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN-Uganda staff stabbed to death - Daily Monitor
MTN-Uganda staff stabbed to death  Daily Monitor

Suspected thugs are said to have raided the home of one Julius Shuwu, MTN-Uganda's Customer *Service* Advisor in Kisalosalo, Kyebando in Kampala and ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Here is how to contact MTN Uganda customer care on WhatsApp - Dignited
Here is how to contact MTN Uganda customer care on WhatsApp  Dignited

MTN Uganda has rolled out WhatsApp for Business to allow customers to interact over WhatsApp. Here is how to contact MTN Uganda on WhatsApp.


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Govt, MTN Agree to Review Phone Calls Traffic, Licences - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Uganda: Govt, MTN Agree to Review Phone Calls Traffic, Licences  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

President Museveni and MTN team yesterday agreed to assemble a joint team to conduct a review of telephone calls traffic and the re-licensing terms.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:38:21 GMT
Nothing will go unpunished! UCC vows to bring MTN Uganda to order - pmldaily.com
Nothing will go unpunished! UCC vows to bring MTN Uganda to order  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – MTN Uganda will be punished if it is found guilty of breaching operational guidelines, reports Daily Monitor. Godfrey Mutabazi, the Uganda ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
UGANDA : The politics behind the clash with MTN - Africa Intelligence
UGANDA : The politics behind the clash with MTN  Africa Intelligence

According to security sources, the expulsion from Uganda on 14 February of the CEO of the South African giant Mobile Telephone Network Uganda (MTN ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda denies cheating taxes as govt procures machines to net culprits - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda denies cheating taxes as govt procures machines to net culprits  pmldaily.com

MTN Uganda's spokesperson Justina Ntabgoba says the government had not been given any details of the alleged underreporting of transactions.


Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN to offer 20 per cent stake to Ugandans - Daily Monitor
MTN to offer 20 per cent stake to Ugandans  Daily Monitor

Although government has previously insisted that MTN must list shares through the stock exchange, Mr Shuter says, they would consider giving institutional ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 05:55:43 GMT
Deportations at MTN - Independent
Deportations at MTN  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | HAGGAI MATSIKO | Officially, the Feb. 14 deportation of MTN Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Wim Vanhelleputte was sparked by President ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Deported MTN Uganda CEO sues government - Telecompaper
Deported MTN Uganda CEO sues government  Telecompaper

Feported MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte has sued the country's attorney general, arguing that his deportation was irrational and illegal, the Monitor ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda resumes 20-year anniversary celebrations after months of unrest with govt - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda resumes 20-year anniversary celebrations after months of unrest with govt  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Embattled telecommunications company MTN Uganda, has Friday, March 1, recommenced its 20-year anniversary celebration resumed with ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: We Are Engaging Government - MTN - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: We Are Engaging Government - MTN  AllAfrica.com

MTN has said it is "extensively" engaging government on a number of market developments, key among them licence renewal.


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:57:49 GMT
Govt, MTN agree to review phone calls traffic, licences - Daily Monitor
Govt, MTN agree to review phone calls traffic, licences  Daily Monitor

The meeting with the President also came after the government deported four MTN staff they accused of undermining national security.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:45:51 GMT
Wife of murdered MTN employee arrested - The Observer
Wife of murdered MTN employee arrested  The Observer

Police has arrested Joyce Mugidde, the wife of murdered MTN Uganda employee, Julius Shuwu because of inconsistencies in her statement. Shuwu's body was ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda expels Chief Executive Wim Vanhelleputte - Plus TV Africa
MTN Uganda expels Chief Executive Wim Vanhelleputte  Plus TV Africa

Uganda has accused the country's biggest telecoms operator, MTN Uganda of under-declaring its sales and causing public revenue.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Foundation refurbishes Cwero Health Centre, donates to midwives - pmldaily.com
MTN Foundation refurbishes Cwero Health Centre, donates to midwives  pmldaily.com

GULU – MTN Uganda through the MTN Foundation on Friday, March 15 refurbished and donated to Cwero Health Centre III along Gulu – Kitgum road in order ...


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:58:35 GMT
MTN Faces More Trouble as Ugandan Authorities Query Sales Figures - THISDAY Newspapers
MTN Faces More Trouble as Ugandan Authorities Query Sales Figures  THISDAY Newspapers

Uganda has accused the country's biggest telecoms operator, MTN Uganda of under-declaring its sales and causing public revenue losses, in a further souring ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Group CEO in Uganda amid unrest for the telecom giant, to meet Museveni on Africa Now summit slidelines - pmldaily.com
MTN Group CEO in Uganda amid unrest for the telecom giant, to meet Museveni on Africa Now summit slidelines  pmldaily.com

MUNYONYO – MTN Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Rob Shuter has arrived in Uganda just a few days after the deportation of top executives in the leading ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:30:32 GMT
Closed borders and fighting words: Rwanda and Uganda's deepening rift - African Arguments
Closed borders and fighting words: Rwanda and Uganda's deepening rift  African Arguments

“No one can bring me to my knees,” said President Kagame. “Once we mobilise, you can't survive,” said President Museveni. At the border between Rwanda ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 13:14:38 GMT
MTN employee murder: Deceased's wife arrested as main suspect - pmldaily.com
MTN employee murder: Deceased's wife arrested as main suspect  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Police have arrested the wife of Julius Shuwu, an employee of MTN Uganda, who was killed in the wee hours of Thursday morning in ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Group CEO coming to Uganda amid unrest for the telecom giant, to meet Museveni - pmldaily.com
MTN Group CEO coming to Uganda amid unrest for the telecom giant, to meet Museveni  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – MTN Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Rob Shuter will March 12 be in Uganda just a few days after the deportation of top executives in the ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Its beyond our legal mandate! UCC clarifies on MTN license renewal fees - pmldaily.com
Its beyond our legal mandate! UCC clarifies on MTN license renewal fees  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), also the telecom sector regulator has explained that it reduced license renewal fees for telecom ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda explains why MTN boss was deported - Africa Feeds
Uganda explains why MTN boss was deported  Africa Feeds

Details are now emerging from Uganda over the reasons why the Chief Executive Officer of telecom firm MTN was deported. Wim Vanhelleputte was deported ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telecom giant MTN gains clients despite scandals - Daily Monitor
Telecom giant MTN gains clients despite scandals  Daily Monitor

This year four executives, including chief executive Wim Vanhelleputte, were deported from Uganda for "national security" reasons.


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How the Rwanda-Uganda border crossing came to a halt - BBC News
How the Rwanda-Uganda border crossing came to a halt  BBC News

A diplomatic feud between Uganda and Rwanda has stalled activity at usually busy border crossings.


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN gains 16 million clients despite scandals - Independent
MTN gains 16 million clients despite scandals  Independent

Johannesburg, South Africa | AFP | South African telecommunications giant MTN on Thursday said its subscriber base grew by 16 million customers last year to ...


Sun, 10 Mar 2019 06:59:55 GMT
MTN signs three-year sponsorship agreement for think tank body - East African Business Week
MTN signs three-year sponsorship agreement for think tank body  East African Business Week

MTN Uganda has signed a three-year agreement to support think tank body, African Strategic Leadership Centre to do research in various sectors that affect ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:24:15 GMT
Rejoice, 4G is finally here, and it has the MBeggingBowl app pre-installed - The East African
Rejoice, 4G is finally here, and it has the MBeggingBowl app pre-installed  The East African

As Uganda celebrates attainment of efficient connectivity, its poor leaders have more reason to mourn.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Weekly News Round up: Impunity as UPDF Gen unleashes violence to fellow security officer in public; MTN denies cheating taxes in fresh investigation as Lt. Col. Nakalema arrests Mbarara officials for sharing public land – PML Daily - pmldaily.com
Weekly News Round up: Impunity as UPDF Gen unleashes violence to fellow security officer in public; MTN denies cheating taxes in fresh investigation as Lt. Col. Nakalema arrests Mbarara officials for sharing public land – PML Daily  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Capping an eventful week, Retired Maj Gen Matayo Kyaligonza's military guards have been photographed unleashing impunity to a senior police ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda-Rwanda tension: Rugunda appeals for calm - Daily Monitor
Uganda-Rwanda tension: Rugunda appeals for calm  Daily Monitor

The premier asked Ugandans at the border points and neighbouring districts to remain calm, promising that the impasse will be amicably resolved very soon.


Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How to change your Mobile Money PIN. (MTN, Airtel and Africell) - Dignited
How to change your Mobile Money PIN. (MTN, Airtel and Africell)  Dignited

Commonly referred to as a PIN number, a Personal Identification Number (PIN) is a security code for verifying your identity. Just like a password, your mobile ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN partners with Safe Boda to reward women as part of Women's Day celebrations - pmldaily.com
MTN partners with Safe Boda to reward women as part of Women's Day celebrations  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA- MTN Pulse in partnership with SafeBoda launched a digital campaign dubbed 'Share your Hustle' aimed at rewarding their customers on Monday, ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda CEO Deported by Authorities in Fresh Africa Row - Bloomberg
MTN Uganda CEO Deported by Authorities in Fresh Africa Row  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd.'s Uganda business head was deported over what police called a national security matter, the latest in a string of headaches that Africa's biggest ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ugandan nationals, vehicles denied entry into Rwanda - The Observer
Ugandan nationals, vehicles denied entry into Rwanda  The Observer

Tension is building at the Uganda-Rwanda border following a decision by the Rwandan authorities to block any vehicles or Ugandans from entering or exiting ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
East Africa: Closed Borders and Fighting Words - Rwanda and Uganda's Deepening Rift - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
East Africa: Closed Borders and Fighting Words - Rwanda and Uganda's Deepening Rift  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

"No one can bring me to my knees," said President Kagame. "Once we mobilise, you can't survive," said President Museveni. Uganda and Rwanda's ...


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:00:06 GMT
MTN gains clients despite scandals - Jacaranda FM
MTN gains clients despite scandals  Jacaranda FM

South African telecommunications giant MTN on Thursday said its subscriber base grew by 16 million customers last year to 233 million, good news for the ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Weekly News Round-Up: MTN Group CEO in town, set for crunch talks with Museveni, Kadaga takes on IGG over quest to probe MPs as Uganda-Rwanda relations sour – PML Daily - pmldaily.com
Weekly News Round-Up: MTN Group CEO in town, set for crunch talks with Museveni, Kadaga takes on IGG over quest to probe MPs as Uganda-Rwanda relations sour – PML Daily  pmldaily.com

President Yoweri Museveni and H.E Paul Kagame of Rwanda. The Kigali administration has decried the current existing relationship between these two nations ...


Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ugandan gov't officials downplay Uganda - Rwanda tension reports - - Kampala Dispatch
Ugandan gov't officials downplay Uganda - Rwanda tension reports -  Kampala Dispatch

The Government has acknowledged Uganda is experiencing a normal disagreement with neighbors Rwanda, which however is inconsequential to the solid ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN executives, cites national security: police - Reuters
Uganda deports MTN executives, cites national security: police  Reuters

Uganda has deported a French and a Rwandan executive from telecoms group MTN, accusing them of planning to compromise national security, while other ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Museveni goes for domestic financing in airlines revival, operations to start by June - The East African
Museveni goes for domestic financing in airlines revival, operations to start by June  The East African

Uganda has deferred delivery of its first aircraft from Canadian manufacturer Bombardier to the end of March after President Yoweri Museveni opted for domestic ...


Sun, 17 Mar 2019 06:50:48 GMT
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal - CNBC
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal  CNBC

KAMPALA, Jan 15- Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has criticised the telecommunications regulator after it slashed MTN Uganda's fee for renewing its ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Drama as police detective reads out Stella Nyanzi poem in court - Independent
Drama as police detective reads out Stella Nyanzi poem in court  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The presentation of a poem that prosecution says is loutish and allegedly written to insult the person of the president, ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 04:45:29 GMT
Business in Africa: MTN Uganda may have been caught in crossfire between Museveni and Kagame - Daily Maverick
Business in Africa: MTN Uganda may have been caught in crossfire between Museveni and Kagame  Daily Maverick

A bitter rivalry between Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Rwandan President Paul Kagame seems to lie behind the deportation of MTN's Ugandan ...


Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's Museveni wants MTN Uganda to sell shares on the local stock exchange, what you need to know... - CNBCAfrica.com
Uganda's Museveni wants MTN Uganda to sell shares on the local stock exchange, what you need to know...  CNBCAfrica.com

KAMPALA (Reuters) – Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni said telecom firm MTN Uganda needs to sell shares on the local stock exchange to facilitate ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda says government security personnel raided its data center - Reuters
MTN Uganda says government security personnel raided its data center  Reuters

KAMPALA (Reuters) - MTN Uganda, a unit of the South African telecoms firm, said government security personnel had raided its data center and disconnected ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Inside the crisis at MTN Uganda - Daily Nation
Inside the crisis at MTN Uganda  Daily Nation

The investigation is not restricted to breach of national security as earlier reported.


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
Uganda deports French and Rwandan nationals working with MTN - africanews
Uganda deports French and Rwandan nationals working with MTN  africanews

Police in Uganda said on Tuesday it had worked with immigration authorities to deport a French and a Rwandan executive working with telecoms group MTN, ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda looks to boost local shareholding after arrests - Developing Telecoms
MTN Uganda looks to boost local shareholding after arrests  Developing Telecoms

MTN Uganda is considering selling an undisclosed amount of shares to the country's National Social Security Fund (NSSF) as part of a drive to increase local ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires - The East African
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires  The East African

South African giant assured of renewal, but bureaucracy is keeping the telco's management guessing.


Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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 troubles - Independent
MTN Uganda troubles  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | It is impossible to tell a story about the Uganda's telecom revolution that began more than 20 years ago without mentioning ...


Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
National Security: More MTN Uganda staff under investigation - - Kampala Dispatch
National Security: More MTN Uganda staff under investigation -  Kampala Dispatch

More MTN employees, Uganda's biggest telecom are being investigated for using their positions to allegedly compromise the country's national security.


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 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 launches Two in One MiFi and Power bank - Dignited
?MTN Uganda launches Two in One MiFi and Power bank  Dignited

Keep the faster connection going for long with the new MTN two in one MiFi and power bank. It has 4G compatibility and can charge a phone over two times.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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 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 08:00:00 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
Ugandan President wants MTN to list on local exchange - CNBCAfrica.com
Ugandan President wants MTN to list on local exchange  CNBCAfrica.com

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni said MTN Uganda needs to sell shares on the local stock exchange to facilitate domestic ownership of the company and ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN in talks to sell stake to NSSF - Uganda Business News
MTN in talks to sell stake to NSSF  Uganda Business News

MTN Uganda and the government are in talks that could see the National Social Security Fund taking a stake in the telecom, increasing local ownership in the ...


Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Government raids MTN Uganda data center - DatacenterDynamics
Government raids MTN Uganda data center  DatacenterDynamics

Four servers disconnected at facility run by Huawei.


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda in talks to sell stake to NSSF - Dignited
MTN Uganda in talks to sell stake to NSSF  Dignited

Uganda's largest telecom company MTN Uganda is reportedly in talks to sell a stake to NSSF in the bid to raise local ownership into the company.


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 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
Run, grow & succeed in your business with MTN Uganda’s Business booster packs - Dignited
Run, grow & succeed in your business with MTN Uganda’s Business booster packs  Dignited

Every business, from the giant multinational companies to local SMEs needs connectivity to run, grow and succeed. This requires a great *service* provider that ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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 hikes Uganda mobile money fee - Mobile World Live
MTN hikes Uganda mobile money fee  Mobile World Live

MTN Uganda sharply increased levies on fund transfers between mobile money accounts and banks, a move slammed by critics for its impact on financial ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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, Mastercard diversify mobile money services in Uganda - CIO East Africa
MTN Uganda, Mastercard diversify mobile money services in Uganda  CIO East Africa

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


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cabinet Okays Renewal of MTN’s Operating License Under Stringent Terms - softpower.ug
Cabinet Okays Renewal of MTN’s Operating License Under Stringent Terms  softpower.ug

Cabinet has approved the renewal of the license for telecommunications giant, MTN Uganda for an additional for an additional 10 year, but with stringent terms.


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Mobile Money Users to Conveniently Make Transfers to All Networks - softpower.ug
MTN Mobile Money Users to Conveniently Make Transfers to All Networks  softpower.ug

MTN Uganda Mobile Money customers will transact with much more convenience after the telecom giant announced new services towards achieving ...


Fri, 28 Dec 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
Lockdown! Power struggle at MTN as CEO turns guns on senior manager Katamba following fresh CMI summons - pmldaily.com
Lockdown! Power struggle at MTN as CEO turns guns on senior manager Katamba following fresh CMI summons  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – MTN Uganda Chief Executive Officer Wim Vanhelleputte has turned his guns on long-serving general manager Anthony Katamba, after the ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Pressured to List in Uganda in Latest Africa Regulator Spat - Bloomberg
MTN Pressured to List in Uganda in Latest Africa Regulator Spat  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. is facing pressure to list its unit in Uganda as Africa's largest mobile-phone company seeks to renew a license in the country.


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 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
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 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
MTN Uganda introduces Data Roaming Bundles to ease customers' access to Internet around the world - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda introduces Data Roaming Bundles to ease customers' access to Internet around the world  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Going overseas for business or pleasure is a great experience for many travellers. Apart from seeing what another town, city or country has to offer ...


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tabura: How I was bundled out of Uganda and sent home - Daily Monitor
Tabura: How I was bundled out of Uganda and sent home  Daily Monitor

Before her appointment to work in Uganda in April 2018, Annie Tabura — who lived in DR Congo as a child and went to school in Kenya — had worked at MTN ...


Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Money: Fintech is proving a game changer in Africa - African Review
Orange Money: Fintech is proving a game changer in Africa  African Review

fintech providers are transforming services in Africa.


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:46:00 GMT
Mtn Uganda Through The Years - New Vision
Mtn Uganda Through The Years  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.


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface, unveils fund for Ugandan startups - East African Business Week
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface, unveils fund for Ugandan startups  East African Business Week

MTN Uganda is the first telecom company in Uganda and in the MTN Group to grant access to third-parties to its Mobile Money Access Programming Interface.


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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
UCC grants MTN Uganda one- month interim working permit, firm remains silent on stringent conditions - pmldaily.com
UCC grants MTN Uganda one- month interim working permit, firm remains silent on stringent conditions  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA– The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has given telecom giants MTN Uganda a 30-day provisional licence after their operating permit ...


Thu, 25 Oct 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
MTN CEO Vanhelleputte deported - The Observer
MTN CEO Vanhelleputte deported  The Observer

MTN Uganda chief executive officer, Win Wim Vanhelleputte has been deported from the country. Vanhelleputte was deported this evening aboard Brussels ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda partners with local, regional telecoms to enable customers send, receive money to and from other networks - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda partners with local, regional telecoms to enable customers send, receive money to and from other networks  pmldaily.com

MTN Uganda has Thursday unveiled a new *service* making it the first telecom company whose subscribers are able to make mobile money transactions across ...


Thu, 27 Dec 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
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
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

Bubu: The Age Of Economic Transformation Is Here - New Vision
Bubu: The Age Of Economic Transformation Is Here  New Vision

OPINION. By Joshua Turyatemba. In one of his recent pieces on a series of articles that examine the East African Community at 20, veteran journalist Onyango ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 06:56:00 GMT
Rediscovering the Value of Indigenous Fruits Through the Fruit and Juice Festival - Slow food
Rediscovering the Value of Indigenous Fruits Through the Fruit and Juice Festival  Slow food

For generations, indigenous fruits have been widely praised for their significant role in ensuring the conservation of biodiversity conservation and their nutritional ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:05:00 GMT
Press Statement on the Recent Anti Corruption Unit -State House Operations - Uganda Media Centre
Press Statement on the Recent Anti Corruption Unit -State House Operations  Uganda Media Centre

The Anti- Corruption Unit- State house was officially launched on 10th December 2018 by His Excellency the President of Uganda to effectively work and assist ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Murdered high school teacher had ended affair with killer AP, parents say - Daily Nation
Murdered high school teacher had ended affair with killer AP, parents say  Daily Nation

Police have arrested the suspected killer police officer who shot dead a secondary school teacher in Navakholo Sub-County in Kakamega on Thursday evening.


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 14:47:24 GMT
How jackfruit became a delicacy in Ngoma - The New Times
How jackfruit became a delicacy in Ngoma  The New Times

When anyone travels to Ngoma District in the Eastern Province, they will certainly be fascinated by various lakes and crops such as pineapples and bananas, ...


Sun, 24 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
This Australian Journalist Just Called Out Western Media's Hypocrisy Over Christchurch News And Just ?????? - MangoBaaz
This Australian Journalist Just Called Out Western Media's Hypocrisy Over Christchurch News And Just ??????  MangoBaaz

This journalist intelligently breaks down the bias of the Western media against people of color especially when it comes to terrorism.


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:57:14 GMT
Magical shilling that has thrown economists in a spin - The Standard
Magical shilling that has thrown economists in a spin  The Standard

How the shilling has defied economics to remain strong against the dollar among other major currencies remains a mystery that has baffled many.


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:00:00 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: Arua Officials Charged Over Corruption - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Arua Officials Charged Over Corruption  AllAfrica.com

Two senior officials of Arua Municipal Council, who are accused of abusing their offices, leading to diversion of more than Shs400m have been granted cash bail ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:52:30 GMT
'Tulambule': Why you should visit Murchison Falls National Park - Chwezi Traveller
'Tulambule': Why you should visit Murchison Falls National Park  Chwezi Traveller

By Gilbert Mwijuke. A visit to Uganda's Murchison Falls National Park not only guarantees travellers spectacular big game viewing, but one also gets to soak in ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 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

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
Kyinkuhaire picks her money from mangoes - Daily Monitor
Kyinkuhaire picks her money from mangoes  Daily Monitor

The two and a half acre mango farm belongs to Annet Kyinkuhaire, who is a commercial fruit farmer.


Sat, 22 Dec 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
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
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss - Reuters
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss  Reuters

HOIMA, Uganda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ugandan farmer James Mubona, 73, looked pensive as he sat in a blue plastic chair under a mango tree next ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 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.


Tue, 14 Aug 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
In Uganda, art teaches people how to treat animals respectfully - The Christian Science Monitor
In Uganda, art teaches people how to treat animals respectfully  The Christian Science Monitor

Art for Animals uses paintbrushes and theater to try to change attitudes about dogs and cats. Animals shouldn't be feared, the organization says, so “why deny ...


Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
On Lake Victoria, a green stain spreads across Africa's blue heart - Phys.Org
On Lake Victoria, a green stain spreads across Africa's blue heart  Phys.Org

With nets piled onto wooden boats, a group of fishermen joke while gazing out across Lake Victoria and the vast green weed clogging up the waterway. But their ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 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
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience - Resilience
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience  Resilience

The Native Seeds project is creating sustainable jobs in the settlement, and distributes three types of tree seedlings to refugee households.


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
State House hands Arua corruption cases to Police CID - East African Business Week
State House hands Arua corruption cases to Police CID  East African Business Week

The Anti-Corruption Unit at State House has handed cases of alleged misappropriation of road funds by officials of Arua Municipality to the Police Criminal ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dredging Lake Victoria starts today - The Star, Kenya
Dredging Lake Victoria starts today  The Star, Kenya

The clean up of Lake Victoria, including removal of the water hyacinth, will be launched today by the African Union High Representative for Infrastructure Raila ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season - Global Times
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season  Global Times

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


Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 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 17:45:20 GMT
Ugandan scientists develop technique to allow mango production in off-season - FreshPlaza
Ugandan scientists develop technique to allow mango production in off-season  FreshPlaza

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


Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
State in Sh15b plan to revive Lake Victoria - The Standard
State in Sh15b plan to revive Lake Victoria  The Standard

Kisumu City to be remodeled with some businesses relocated.


Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Plants Evolve Scents and Colors to Attract Animals for Seed Dispersal - HowStuffWorks
Plants Evolve Scents and Colors to Attract Animals for Seed Dispersal  HowStuffWorks

Plants have evolved to lure animals using scent and color. HowStuffWorks looks at this amazing adaptations.


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
On the Great Indian Mango Trail - Wall Street Journal
On the Great Indian Mango Trail  Wall Street Journal

With more than a thousand varieties, a succulent symphony of tastes—and perhaps a philosophy of the universe, too.


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 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
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
Opinion: Round mango market difficulties ahead - The squeezed squeeze back - Fresh Fruit Portal
Opinion: Round mango market difficulties ahead - The squeezed squeeze back  Fresh Fruit Portal

Having investigated the upcoming massive shortage of round mangoes in the U.S. market, Nissa Pierson of Crespo Organic Mangoes gives her unique take on ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
Mexican mango season to get underway with Ataulfo variety - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mexican mango season to get underway with Ataulfo variety  Fresh Fruit Portal

The Mexican mango season is now getting underway, with packing sheds in the southern growing regions of Oaxaca and Chiapas either open or set to open ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
Hope of maritime revival as firm constructs ship assembly yard - The Standard
Hope of maritime revival as firm constructs ship assembly yard  The Standard

Governor Anyang' Nyong'o will today preside over a groundbreaking ceremony for a ship assembling yard.


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dredging machine arrives in Kisumu ahead of hyacinth clearing exercise - Hivisasa
Dredging machine arrives in Kisumu ahead of hyacinth clearing exercise  Hivisasa

A 70-metre long dredging machine has arrived in Kisumu city from Uganda through Lake Victoria.The machine which was procured by Lake Region Economic ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:21:23 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
Mangoes in Charts: With supply deficits expected over coming weeks, could prices double? - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mangoes in Charts: With supply deficits expected over coming weeks, could prices double?  Fresh Fruit Portal

By comparing the current data with that of 2015, we can get some clues as to what might be in store in the U.S. market.


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
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 ...


Sat, 15 Dec 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
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa - Fresh Fruit Portal
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa  Fresh Fruit Portal

Brazil sent its first mango cargo to South Africa, with 25 tons of the fruit, in the framework of an agreement that has been in development for the past three years.


Wed, 26 Sep 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
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
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
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

Many men out there are hitting on me, Rema tells Kenzo in the Sili Muyembe song which is the latest move to make him put a ring on it.


Mon, 10 Dec 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
USA Pears and National Mango Board team up for conditioning effort - Fresh Fruit Portal
USA Pears and National Mango Board team up for conditioning effort  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: Environment Agency Sues Sand Mining Firms - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Environment Agency Sues Sand Mining Firms  AllAfrica.com

An environmental body has sued four sand mining companies seeking to block them from further carrying out of the mining business in various wetlands in ...


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
'Fight corruption' Lt. Col. Nakalema appeals to Students. - Uganda Media Centre
'Fight corruption' Lt. Col. Nakalema appeals to Students.  Uganda Media Centre

The Head of the Anti-Corruption Unit at State House Lieutenant Colonel Edith Nakalema has strongly appealed to all students in Uganda in general and West ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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

Ecuador doesn't always fetch the highest prices, but the country has been receiving a premium for one of its more in-demand varieties.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Farmers blame poor yields on govt seeds - Daily Monitor
Farmers blame poor yields on govt seeds  Daily Monitor

Farmers in Maracha District, who embraced the growing of improved mango varieties supplied under various government programmes, have started destroying ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:18:57 GMT
How Awards Changed Farmers' Lives - New Vision
How Awards Changed Farmers' Lives  New Vision

The encouragement she got from the visits made her work harder to improve her farm. She now automates most of her activities, hence reducing on the cost of ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
You should be eating mango - The New Times
You should be eating mango  The New Times

Eating mango skin may sound like a weird option, but you will be surprised to learn about the incredible health benefits it has. There are many fruits and ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kasese's notorious thief commits suicide - - Kampala Dispatch
Kasese's notorious thief commits suicide -  Kampala Dispatch

A 27-year-old notorious thief in Kilembe Sub County in Kasese district has committed suicide, five days after he had been on the run. John Mbusa alias Franco's ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
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, take a look at the 50 best desserts around the world and where they come from.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 11:06:02 GMT
2018, a year of executives, debt and innovation to recover Mango's figures - MDS
2018, a year of executives, debt and innovation to recover Mango's figures  MDS

Toni Ruiz is Mango's general manager since October Mango will remember 2018 as another fiscal year of changes and transformation looking for black figures.


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How cheap food imports eat into Kenya’s agri-sector - Business Daily
How cheap food imports eat into Kenya’s agri-sector  Business Daily

It is barely 8am but Wakulima market in downtown Nairobi is already buzzing with activity as customers haggle for the best prices for the tonnes of *fresh* produce ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Girls turn mangoes into sweet juice and wine - Daily Nation
Girls turn mangoes into sweet juice and wine  Daily Nation

Maureen Achieng and Dorothy Owinga run a mini-fruit processing plant where they make mango juice and wine for sale.


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
New quality seal planned for Mexican mangoes - Fruitnet
New quality seal planned for Mexican mangoes  Fruitnet

Label would reinforce the industry's expansion into new export markets.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 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
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
Mango Comes to Nairobi - Business Daily
Mango Comes to Nairobi  Business Daily

Mango, a Spanish clothing chain, has opened a store in Kenya, joining international brands such as Lacoste, Cocolili, Pierre Cardin, Foschini, LC Waikiki, and ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mango opens in Los Angeles and sets off to Latin America with franchises - MDS
Mango opens in Los Angeles and sets off to Latin America with franchises  MDS

Mango keeps going forward in the Latin American market. The Spanish fashion company has just opened its first point of sale in Los Angeles whilst it traces its ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
LuLu kicks off annual mango festival - Arab News
LuLu kicks off annual mango festival  Arab News

LuLu Mango Mania 2018” kicked off on May 30 with 50 mango varieties from different countries on show. LuLu's annual summer festival will run until June 5 ...


Sun, 03 Jun 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
Uganda: Artists should not have to seek government approval to make their art - Freemuse
Uganda: Artists should not have to seek government approval to make their art  Freemuse

Freemuse joins over 100 musicians, writers and artists calling on the Ugandan government to drop a draft law limiting artistic freedom of expression.


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN staff over 'national security' - nation.co.ke
Uganda deports MTN staff over 'national security'  nation.co.ke

KAMPALA,. Ugandan police said Tuesday they had deported a French national and a Rwandan employee of the MTN Uganda telecom firm, claiming they were ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register - The Times
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register  The Times

When Ros Eisen embarked on a gorilla trek in Uganda ten years ago, she had no idea that her trip to Africa would have such a lasting impact. She had ...


Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
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
Spanish mango production to jump by one-third this season - Fresh Fruit Portal
Spanish mango production to jump by one-third this season  Fresh Fruit Portal

José Linares, president of the Spanish tropical fruit association spoke to *Fresh* Fruit Portal and said that will evaluate planting new mango varieties to extend the ...


Tue, 24 Jul 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
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
To put more money in mango farmers’ pockets, we must fully embrace value addition - Daily Nation
To put more money in mango farmers’ pockets, we must fully embrace value addition  Daily Nation

There have been efforts to better farmers' earnings and curb post-harvest losses, with a goal to enable farmers attain the quality, quantity and consistency ...


Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
studio PKA's mango house uses earthy tones to reconnect with nature in india - Designboom
studio PKA's mango house uses earthy tones to reconnect with nature in india  Designboom

studio PKA has designed the 'mango house' in the quaint coastal town of alibag, india. surrounded by a canopy of lush green trees, the project aims to connect ...


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Can you help transform this Ugandan village? - Stroud News and Journal
Can you help transform this Ugandan village?  Stroud News and Journal

With the help of a Stroud geographer, a rural village in Uganda is undergoing a project that will transform livelihoods - and they need our help.


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Farmers decry disease outbreak that has ravaged mango crops - The New Times
Farmers decry disease outbreak that has ravaged mango crops  The New Times

Sooty Mould's transmission occurs by air-borne. The infected trees did not even blossom. Mango farmers in Rwamagana do not expect good harvest. Jean de ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mango Mania display contest dazzles US grocery stores - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mango Mania display contest dazzles US grocery stores  Fresh Fruit Portal

PRESS RELEASE. Orlando, Fla – The results are in for the National Mango Board's (NMB) eighth annual Mango Mania Display Contest. Participating retailers ...


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
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
'Rise in recorded cancer cases due to increased awareness' - The Observer
'Rise in recorded cancer cases due to increased awareness'  The Observer

Reports of increased cancer cases at the Uganda Cancer Institute is indicative of increased screening and diagnosis of the disease, minister of state for Health ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Living Overseas Changed My Life And Taught Me About Motherhood - Scary Mommy
How Living Overseas Changed My Life And Taught Me About Motherhood  Scary Mommy

After college, I moved overseas because I wanted to be a journalist. The women I met opened my eyes and changed my life and ideas about motherhood.


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 23:49:49 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
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
Peruvian mango exports to drop by more than a third, says industry rep - Fresh Fruit Portal
Peruvian mango exports to drop by more than a third, says industry rep  Fresh Fruit Portal

With the Peruvian mango industry now past its peak volume period, projections indicate the country could end up exporting 36% less than the previous season.


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mango factory set for revival four years after machines went silent - The Standard
Mango factory set for revival four years after machines went silent  The Standard

[Omondi Onyango/Standard] The State yesterday announced plans to revive a mango processing factory in readiness for the region's harvesting season.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
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
Mango to open a digital innovation centre in Barcelona's tech hub 22@ - MDS
Mango to open a digital innovation centre in Barcelona's tech hub 22@  MDS

Mango fuels innovation. The Spanish fashion retailer is negotiating several locations within the 22@, the technologic district of Barcelona, to open a digital ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Freemuse urgently calls on the Ugandan government to reconsider new artistic regulations - Freemuse
Freemuse urgently calls on the Ugandan government to reconsider new artistic regulations  Freemuse

The Ugandan government is planning to introduce new regulations restricting artistic freedom of expression in the country. The regulations demand all artists ...


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tasty season for Australian mangoes - Fruitnet
Tasty season for Australian mangoes  Fruitnet

The 2018/19 harvest is tipped to be the industry's second-largest on record, with the Australian Mangoes Industry Association (AMIA) forecasting a crop in ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
I’m not humble, just hungry - Daily Monitor
I’m not humble, just hungry  Daily Monitor

Some of the people that know me have generally put me in a certain box in their mind and in that box they have the type of car I should be driving, where I should ...


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya and Uganda to Resolve lake Victoria Fishing Row - Kenya News Agency
Kenya and Uganda to Resolve lake Victoria Fishing Row  Kenya News Agency

The Kenyan Government through the office of Migori County Commissioner and Migori County Government are set to have Cross Border Meeting with Ugandan ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Investors: Kisumu port will be a boon to domestic economy - The Standard
Investors: Kisumu port will be a boon to domestic economy  The Standard

The envisaged expansion of Kisumu port will be a boon to the domestic economy, once the project is complete.


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Calls for Orange Knowledge Programme Applications in Uganda: Masters, Short Courses and the Joint Tailor-Made Training (TMT) - The Netherlands and You
Calls for Orange Knowledge Programme Applications in Uganda: Masters, Short Courses and the Joint Tailor-Made Training (TMT)  The Netherlands and You

News item | 01-03-2019 | 09:42. Applications are now open for the the Orange Knowledge Programme for Masters, Short Courses and Joint-TMT applications!


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Rediscovering the Value of Indigenous Fruits Through the Fruit and Juice Festival - Slow food
Rediscovering the Value of Indigenous Fruits Through the Fruit and Juice Festival  Slow food

For generations, indigenous fruits have been widely praised for their significant role in ensuring the conservation of biodiversity conservation and their nutritional ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:05:00 GMT
East African home cooking from a Van Nuys home - Los Angeles Times
East African home cooking from a Van Nuys home  Los Angeles Times

At Jaliz Cuisine, which has become an informal hub for local Ugandans, chef Jalia Walusimbi cooks the food she grew up with.


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How President Museveni’s social media tax is negatively affecting Uganda’s economy - Ventures Africa
How President Museveni’s social media tax is negatively affecting Uganda’s economy  Ventures Africa

Uganda has experienced a decline in the number of internet users since the introduction of a daily Over-The-Top (OTT) tax of UGX200 shilling($0.05) for social ...


Sun, 03 Mar 2019 10:47:43 GMT
Embrace Technology, Value Addition For Increased Productivity - New Vision
Embrace Technology, Value Addition For Increased Productivity  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, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Gold is now Uganda’s number one foreign exchange earner - Ventures Africa
Gold is now Uganda’s number one foreign exchange earner  Ventures Africa

A report by the Central Bank of Uganda shows that Uganda is now exporting more gold than coffee, which means the country is making more income from gold.


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 11:35:56 GMT
Sports Spotlight: Zoie Pistel | Observer Preps - West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Sports Spotlight: Zoie Pistel | Observer Preps  West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

As a sophomore on the Legacy softball team, Pistel has become a leading force for the Eagles.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange fleshed cassava a real deal - Daily Monitor
Orange fleshed cassava a real deal  Daily Monitor

Dr William Esuma, the head of the bio - fortification breeding initiative at NaCCRI, talked to Seeds of Gold about this product innovation.


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 06:20:11 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
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
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
Congolese flee to Uganda after contentious election, raising Ebola fears - PBS NewsHour
Congolese flee to Uganda after contentious election, raising Ebola fears  PBS NewsHour

Some Congolese trying to cross the border were forced back after resisting the efforts of Ugandan health officials screening people for Ebola, a spokeswoman ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africell Uganda shakes tables again with Crazy 4G bundles, but there is a catch - Dignited
Africell Uganda shakes tables again with Crazy 4G bundles, but there is a catch  Dignited

After months of network upgrade, Africell Uganda has rolled out new 4G focused, Crazy 4G internet bundles. Here is what you need to know before you buy ...


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
At Least 31 Dead After Overcrowded Party Boat Capsizes - Slate
At Least 31 Dead After Overcrowded Party Boat Capsizes  Slate

At least 31 people in Uganda have died after a party boat in poor condition capsized on Saturday in Lake Victoria. Authorities are still searching the lake for more ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Uganda: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Uganda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" country profile has been added to ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience - Resilience
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience  Resilience

The Native Seeds project is creating sustainable jobs in the settlement, and distributes three types of tree seedlings to refugee households.


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Treasury Bills: How to make a profit from your mobile money in Uganda - Dignited
Treasury Bills: How to make a profit from your mobile money in Uganda  Dignited

Cabinet has approved proposal that allows investing in treasury bills using mobile money in Uganda. This will enable users to make profits on their money.


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves - FreshPlaza
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves  FreshPlaza

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


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 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
7 Best Places To Safari In Uganda - Forbes
7 Best Places To Safari In Uganda  Forbes

Uganda is a destination ripe with adventure-from gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest National Park; watching Golden Monkeys jump from branch to branch in the ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Farmers group to host Connecticut fundraiser on Jan. 12 - New Haven Register
Uganda Farmers group to host Connecticut fundraiser on Jan. 12  New Haven Register

MILFORD — The nonprofit Uganda Farmers Inc., which digs wells to provide water in the drought-stricken East African nation, will hold a fundraiser to celebrate ...


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
5 little known USSD codes that you really need - Dignited
5 little known USSD codes that you really need  Dignited

USSD refers to Unstructured Supplementary *Service* Data (USSD). They are sometimes referred to as “Quick Codes” or “Feature codes”. They are a ...


Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
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
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
Dutch government offers Scholarships to Ugandans - Business | NTV - NTV Uganda
Dutch government offers Scholarships to Ugandans - Business | NTV  NTV Uganda

Ugandans and institutions interested in advancing their carriers in numerous fields are encouraged to tap into the Orange knowledge program, a scholarship.


Thu, 20 Dec 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
Kanye West Tells President of Uganda He Wants to Turn It Into 'Jurassic Park' - TMZ
Kanye West Tells President of Uganda He Wants to Turn It Into 'Jurassic Park'  TMZ

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West meet the President of Uganda on trip to Africa.


Mon, 15 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'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
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
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda - E! Online
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda  E! Online

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
Making A Difference: Father John Mary Lugemwa helping children from Uganda to Goochland County - Richmond.com
Making A Difference: Father John Mary Lugemwa helping children from Uganda to Goochland County  Richmond.com

Ibra Kamulegeya impressed his tutor with how quickly he is mastering pre-algebra math.


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bobi Wine returns to Uganda - BBC News
Bobi Wine returns to Uganda  BBC News

Ugandan pop star and MP Bobi Wine tells the BBC the government "is panicking" as he returns home.


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:37:17 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
Rabbi leads 2,000 Ugandan Jews by celebrating differences - New Haven Register
Rabbi leads 2,000 Ugandan Jews by celebrating differences  New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — Rabbi Gershom Sizomu is the spiritual leader of Uganda's 2,000 Jews, a tiny portion of the east African nation's 41.5 million people.


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss - Reuters
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss  Reuters

HOIMA, Uganda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ugandan farmer James Mubona, 73, looked pensive as he sat in a blue plastic chair under a mango tree next ...


Wed, 15 Aug 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
Uganda's tourism minister says country should use its 'curvy women' to attract visitors - Daily Mail
Uganda's tourism minister says country should use its 'curvy women' to attract visitors  Daily Mail

Tourism minister Godfrey Kiwanda launched a campaign in the nation's capital, Kampala, that will market Ugandan women in a beauty pageant - Miss Curvy ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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: Teso region finally gets Shs 50 billion fruit factory - FreshPlaza.com
Uganda: Teso region finally gets Shs 50 billion fruit factory  FreshPlaza.com

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


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
In Search of Uganda’s Incredible Jews - Breaking Israel News
In Search of Uganda’s Incredible Jews  Breaking Israel News

Uganda may have been viewed as unsafe for Jews, this can no longer be said. Well for at least the one tribe of Jews that lives here.


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
First Israel Flight to Uganda Brings Back Memory of Entebbe - Breaking Israel News
First Israel Flight to Uganda Brings Back Memory of Entebbe  Breaking Israel News

It's been more than 40 years since the IDF operation to free hostages at the Ugandan Entebbe airport. Now, an Israeli commercial flight has landed for the first ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
History: Did Britain protect, patronise or plunder (B)Uganda? - Daily Monitor
History: Did Britain protect, patronise or plunder (B)Uganda?  Daily Monitor

Within Uganda is this sense that Buganda was privileged and it was given undue recognition and favours by the British and because of that it maintains a ...


Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Natasha Museveni directs film about Ugandan leader - BBC News
Natasha Museveni directs film about Ugandan leader  BBC News

Natasha Museveni's film charts her father's journey from rebel leader to Ugandan president.


Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UC Irvine students perform the stories of immigration detainees held in Orange County jails - Los Angeles Times
UC Irvine students perform the stories of immigration detainees held in Orange County jails  Los Angeles Times

Five stories about immigration detainees who were seeking asylum in the U.S. were shared at a performance titled “Asylum Anguish: Stories from the Border,” ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
Ugandan Company to Use Blockchain Technology to Trace Coffee Supply Chain - BTCMANAGER
Ugandan Company to Use Blockchain Technology to Trace Coffee Supply Chain  BTCMANAGER

Reading Time: 2 minutes by Ogwu Osaemezu Emmanuel on January 28, 2019 Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Platform · Carico Cafe Connoisseur, a ...


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Farmers Inc. Present To West Haven Rotary Club - Patch.com
Uganda Farmers Inc. Present To West Haven Rotary Club  Patch.com

From Uganda Farmers Inc: Officers of the nonprofit Uganda Farmers Inc. recently made a presentation to the West Haven Rotary Club on the urgent need for ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SGS Uganda Supports Mbale School - chimpreports.com
SGS Uganda Supports Mbale School  chimpreports.com

By Amon Baita. Vehicle inspection company SGS Uganda yesterday extended support in form of fencing materials to Nauyo Primary school in Mbale, in a bid to ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Attacked By Climbing Weed - New Vision
Uganda Attacked By Climbing Weed  New Vision

The dodder seeds are dispersed by wind, water, birds, other animals and by man on machines and planting material contaminated by dodder seeds.


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ugandan authorities seize cargo of ivory and pangolin scales - Irish Examiner
Ugandan authorities seize cargo of ivory and pangolin scales  Irish Examiner

Ugandan authorities have said they have seized 750 pieces of ivory and thousands of pangolin scales being transported through the East African country from ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Niger closes Orange Niger's offices following XOF22 billion fiscal adjustment - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Niger closes Orange Niger's offices following XOF22 billion fiscal adjustment  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

On November 29, 2018, Orange Niger was required to close its offices in Niamey, just a few days after it was sent a tax adjustment notice for an.


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger: Orange reaches an amicable settlement with tax administration over XOF22 billion tax adjustment - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Niger: Orange reaches an amicable settlement with tax administration over XOF22 billion tax adjustment  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

In Niger, the general tax directorate and the telecom firm Orange Niger finally reached an amicable settlement in regard to the tax dispute between.


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's culture of recklessness needs Rwandan-style treatment - Daily Monitor
Uganda's culture of recklessness needs Rwandan-style treatment  Daily Monitor

One wonders how many men's private parts have had unpleasant encounters with the tips of long horns.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Elementary students get geography lesson from Ugandan teachers - WBRC
Elementary students get geography lesson from Ugandan teachers  WBRC

HOOVER, AL (WBRC) - Elementary school is a place of learning and this week students at Trace Crossings is getting an unexpected geography lesson about ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register - The Times
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register  The Times

When Ros Eisen embarked on a gorilla trek in Uganda ten years ago, she had no idea that her trip to Africa would have such a lasting impact. She had ...


Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
5 killed, 3 injured in road accident in western Uganda - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
5 killed, 3 injured in road accident in western Uganda - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

KAMPALA, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- Five primary school teachers were killed and three others critically injured in a Sunday road accident in the western Ugandan ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Congolese flee to Uganda after vote, raising Ebola fears - Toronto Star
Congolese flee to Uganda after vote, raising Ebola fears  Toronto Star

Irene Nakasiita, a spokesperson for the Red Cross in Uganda, said Wednesday that the influx started the day after Sunday's vote and since then dozens have ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
ODM Condemns Arrest of Uganda's Bobi Wine - Kenyans.co.ke
ODM Condemns Arrest of Uganda's Bobi Wine  Kenyans.co.ke

The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party on Friday afternoon made demands to the Ugandan authorities ordering that President Museveni...


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Momentous' footage of rare giant pangolins captured by Chester Zoo in Uganda - BreakingNews.ie
'Momentous' footage of rare giant pangolins captured by Chester Zoo in Uganda  BreakingNews.ie

Researchers at Chester Zoo have captured “momentous” footage of rare giant pangolins, sometimes known as scaly anteaters for their protective armour, ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 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
Oranges, a healthy treat - Daily Monitor
Oranges, a healthy treat  Daily Monitor

An orange can provide a range of vitamins and minerals; and more important, boosting your vitamin C needs for the day. Eating higher amounts of Flavanones, ...


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Uganda needs a Private Data Centre Why Uganda needs a Private Data Centre - East African Business Week
Why Uganda needs a Private Data Centre Why Uganda needs a Private Data Centre  East African Business Week

Raxio Data Centre Ltd is building and will subsequently operate Uganda's first enterprise-grade, Tier 3 carrier neutral Data Centre facility.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
This is how a former Clemson athlete helped thwart a plane hijacking - Anderson Independent Mail
This is how a former Clemson athlete helped thwart a plane hijacking  Anderson Independent Mail

Editor's note: This story was first published on Dec. 30, 2000. Former Clemson University basketball player Clarke Bynum Jr. of Sumter awoke to terror Friday ...


Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
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
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
Relief for farmers as Soroti Fruit Factory roars to life - Daily Monitor
Relief for farmers as Soroti Fruit Factory roars to life  Daily Monitor

The Shs48b company was constructed targeting the abundant availability of fruits in the district and in Teso Sub-region to provide a ready market for farmers.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
Andela Launches Uganda Tech Center, Announces New Country Director and a Developer Conference - PC Tech Magazine
Andela Launches Uganda Tech Center, Announces New Country Director and a Developer Conference  PC Tech Magazine

Andela, the global engineering organization that is building a network of technology leaders across Africa, has officially launched in Kampala. The launch comes ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Farmers, Inc.s Celebrates 10th Anniversary - Milford, CT Patch
Uganda Farmers, Inc.s Celebrates 10th Anniversary  Milford, CT Patch

MILFORD, CT — A celebration of Uganda Farmers, Inc.'s 10th anniversary will be held at the Riverview Bistro, 946 Ferry Boulevard in Stratford. It will be held ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange launches 4th Annual Orange Expo in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Orange launches 4th Annual Orange Expo in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Orange Uganda has today launched the 4th technology expo in Uganda at the UMA exhibition hall in Kampala. The EXPO will run from Thursday 17th to 20th ...


Thu, 17 Oct 2013 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
Health workers selling simple cures door-to-door are saving lives - PBS NewsHour
Health workers selling simple cures door-to-door are saving lives  PBS NewsHour

Even more than the pay, these community health workers are driven by the respect they receive for the services they provide.


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Corporate Games wing launch first outing of the season - Kawowo Sports
Corporate Games wing launch first outing of the season  Kawowo Sports

We are aiming at bringing together corporate people from various companies on a monthly basis to engage in various sporting activities and creating an ...


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Victor Lugala At Large Somewhere In Western Uganda - gurtong
Victor Lugala At Large Somewhere In Western Uganda  gurtong

If you come from the sky you are welcome to this part of Africa. There is life here too. Red earth. Red dust. This place must be South of the Sahara. Definitely.


Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
Getting up close to gorillas in Uganda - OCRegister
Getting up close to gorillas in Uganda  OCRegister

As insane as it sounds, the Ugandan wildlife ranger again calmly whispers: “If a gorilla charges at you, stand your ground.” Apparently when a 450-pound ...


Fri, 03 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Safeboda Uganda raises trip costs during morning and evening peak times - Dignited
Safeboda Uganda raises trip costs during morning and evening peak times  Dignited

Wondering why you paid more for your ride than before? Safeboda has starting 21st January 2018 raised prices for morning and peak hour rides.


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Woman Wins Uganda 2018 Best Farmers Award - New Vision
Woman Wins Uganda 2018 Best Farmers Award  New Vision

Betty Mbazira from Isingiro District was announced the winner, becoming the first woman to win the annual Best Farmer's competition since it started five years ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Rwanda missing at the Burundi EAC games - The East African
Rwanda missing at the Burundi EAC games  The East African

Rwanda were conspicuously absent as the East African Community (EAC) Inter-Parliamentary Games started in Burundi's capital Bujumbura on Saturday.


Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Sheila Gashumba's holiday in Dubai isn't treating her bad - Uganda Online
Sheila Gashumba's holiday in Dubai isn't treating her bad  Uganda Online

Sheila Gashumba enjoying her holiday in Dubai, the Lil Stunner adds that she is living her life and living it well.


Sun, 06 Jan 2019 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
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
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 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Pageant to showcase women's 'curves' draws outrage - Beaumont Enterprise
Uganda: Pageant to showcase women's 'curves' draws outrage  Beaumont Enterprise

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — A beauty pageant in Uganda that purports to promote local women's "curves" has outraged critics who say it demeans the dignity of ...


Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Former Bududa Aspirant Jailed For Forgery - New Vision
Former Bududa Aspirant Jailed For Forgery  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, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan fintech wins Best Catapulter Award at Catapult: Inclusion Africa - Ventureburn
Ugandan fintech wins Best Catapulter Award at Catapult: Inclusion Africa  Ventureburn

Ugandan micro-pension *service* and e-wallet platform Four One Financial Services has won the Best Catapulter Award from CATAPULT: Inclusion Africa.


Tue, 20 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
Teen cancer survivor has selfless wish granted with help from Milford-based organization - New Haven Register
Teen cancer survivor has selfless wish granted with help from Milford-based organization  New Haven Register

MILFORD — A 17-year-old cancer survivor granted a wish from Make-A-Wish Connecticut considered asking for a cruise, a backstage meeting with Taylor Swift ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Blockchain Association of Uganda Joined Africa Blockchain Alliance - BTCMANAGER
Blockchain Association of Uganda Joined Africa Blockchain Alliance  BTCMANAGER

Kampala, Uganda, May 21 , 2018 — Blockchain technology, also known as distributed ledger technology allows a network of users to keep a record of ...


Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Champion: Mubikirwa keen to retain Mr Uganda crown - Daily Monitor
Champion: Mubikirwa keen to retain Mr Uganda crown  Daily Monitor

He is also keen on securing a pro card but he said the process needs some financial back up. But he is keeping his hopes alive.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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
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
Green, yellow or red pepper? - The Observer
Green, yellow or red pepper?  The Observer

Unknown to some (or most) people, no matter the colour of the bell pepper, it is still green pepper. All the red, yellow or even orange all started out as green.


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Binance Launches First Ever Crypto-Fiat Trading Platform in Uganda - BTCMANAGER
Binance Launches First Ever Crypto-Fiat Trading Platform in Uganda  BTCMANAGER

Reading Time: 2 minutes by Ogwu Osaemezu Emmanuel on July 1, 2018 Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, News. Even with the crashing prices of ...


Sun, 01 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Airtel 2019 Kabaka run set for April 7 - Independent
Airtel 2019 Kabaka run set for April 7  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Airtel Uganda in partnership with the Buganda Kingdom have launched the 2019 edition of the annual Airtel Kabaka ...


Sun, 17 Mar 2019 13:00:29 GMT
Aitel Uganda, Buganda kingdom Launch 2019 Kabaka Birthday Run - East African Business Week
Aitel Uganda, Buganda kingdom Launch 2019 Kabaka Birthday Run  East African Business Week

Airtel Uganda, in partnership with the Buganda Kingdom, has launched the 2019 edition of the annual Airtel Kabaka run at the Kingdom offices in Bulange ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel takes on rivals with 4G internet - Independent
Airtel takes on rivals with 4G internet  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | Airtel Uganda has unveiled a fourth generation (4G) internet services, stepping up the battle for customers in country's ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Rejoice, 4G is finally here, and it has the MBeggingBowl app pre-installed - The East African
Rejoice, 4G is finally here, and it has the MBeggingBowl app pre-installed  The East African

As Uganda celebrates attainment of efficient connectivity, its poor leaders have more reason to mourn.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa’s profit rises - The East African
Airtel Africa’s profit rises  The East African

Airtel Africa has announced a 21.7 per cent growth in profit before tax in its regional units, in the three months to December 2018, as the telecom's cost-cutting ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Here’s what you need to know about Airtel Kenya’s new #RoamLikeHome bundles - Dignited
Here’s what you need to know about Airtel Kenya’s new #RoamLikeHome bundles  Dignited

Airtel Kenya has introduced some very generous roaming bundles dubbed #RoamLikeHome. Here is what you need to know about these new bundles.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
TechCabal Daily, 741 – Paradigm Initiative is Not Giving up on the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill in Nigeria - TechCabal
TechCabal Daily, 741 – Paradigm Initiative is Not Giving up on the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill in Nigeria  TechCabal

IBM South Africa has opened applications for its six-month IBM Techscale programme. View this email in your browser 21 – 03 – 2019 Hi TC Daily reader!


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 08:23:33 GMT
How to change your Mobile Money PIN. (MTN, Airtel and Africell) - Dignited
How to change your Mobile Money PIN. (MTN, Airtel and Africell)  Dignited

Commonly referred to as a PIN number, a Personal Identification Number (PIN) is a security code for verifying your identity. Just like a password, your mobile ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
2019 Airtel Kabaka Birthday run set to be launched in Mengo - Kawowo Sports
2019 Airtel Kabaka Birthday run set to be launched in Mengo  Kawowo Sports

For five years in a row, the Kabaka Birthday Run has been successfully organized by the Buganda Kingdom and Airtel Uganda.


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kabaka's Birthday Run Is Back - New Vision
Kabaka's Birthday Run Is Back  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, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telcos Are Retaining Deceased Mobile Money - PC Tech Magazine
Telcos Are Retaining Deceased Mobile Money  PC Tech Magazine

Mr. Gideon Tugume on Tuesday filed a law suit at Mengo Chief Magistrate's Court in Kampala claiming that Uganda telcos are retaining mobile money left ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Rejoice, 4G Is Finally Here, and It Has the Mbeggingbowl App Pre-Installed - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Rejoice, 4G Is Finally Here, and It Has the Mbeggingbowl App Pre-Installed  AllAfrica.com

Opinion - The relentless advance of information technology has turned Uganda's political leaders into unhappy men and women.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Gerry Opoka: on God and Zumba dance - Independent
Gerry Opoka: on God and Zumba dance  Independent

Gerry Opoka is a certified Zumba Instructor and proprietor of Soul Fitness Limited, a boutique studio that focuses on fitness and general wellness through Zumba ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 06:00:13 GMT
Katikkiro Calls For Intensified Efforts In Sickle Cell Fight - New Vision
Katikkiro Calls For Intensified Efforts In Sickle Cell Fight  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.


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:48:00 GMT
Busiro names new tactician ahead of 2019 Airtel Masaza cup - Kawowo Sports
Busiro names new tactician ahead of 2019 Airtel Masaza cup  Kawowo Sports

Busiro announced the appointment of Noah Mugerwa as their new head coach to replace Bright Stars assistant coach Paul Kiwanuka.


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 10:41:00 GMT
LIVE: Airtel Kabaka Birthday Run launch - Kawowo Sports
LIVE: Airtel Kabaka Birthday Run launch  Kawowo Sports

The fifth edition of the Airtel Kabaka Birthday Run is launched at Bulange, Mengo by Buganda Kingdom in conjuction with Airtel Uganda.


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Gomba sign Turkish coach ahead of 2019 Airtel Masaza Cup - Kawowo Sports
Gomba sign Turkish coach ahead of 2019 Airtel Masaza Cup  Kawowo Sports

The 2019 Airtel Masaza Cup kick off could be months away, but record winners Gomba Lions are already planning for a fifth title. To send an early signal to the ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:04:00 GMT
Her career is to photograph the big shots - Daily Monitor
Her career is to photograph the big shots  Daily Monitor

Today, she plans to build a big brand, teach those who love her skills but simply lack access and create a legacy.


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda - Dignited
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda  Dignited

Airtel Uganda is one of the leading telecommunication networks and Internet *service* providers in Uganda. Last year, they announced 100% 3G coverage of the ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda faces higher running costs in policy changes - The East African
Airtel Uganda faces higher running costs in policy changes  The East African

Rivals say a cheap licence has given Airtel the advantage to drive pricing.


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Where are the A-Level stars of 10 years ago? - Daily Monitor
Where are the A-Level stars of 10 years ago?  Daily Monitor

A-Level results for 2018 were released this week, and the star performers are celebrating as they wait to join university. But what happens after the celebrations?


Sun, 03 Mar 2019 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
NEW feature: Airtel Uganda Wewole service just got better - Dignited
NEW feature: Airtel Uganda Wewole service just got better  Dignited

Airtel Wewole loan *service* just got better with this new feature that extends loan repayment term. You will now have 60 days to repay the loan.


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 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
Africell Vs Airtel: Who is the king of Fridays? - Dignited
Africell Vs Airtel: Who is the king of Fridays?  Dignited

The battle for internet bundle supremacy become an arms race between top providers. Everyone is trying to separate themselves from the pack and lure as ...


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
New era as Airtel Uganda announces countrywide 4G connectivity - pmldaily.com
New era as Airtel Uganda announces countrywide 4G connectivity  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Airtel Uganda, the country's second-largest telecom network has announced the availability of nationwide 4G connectivity following the complete ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 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
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
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
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
We spend our CSR budgets where there is need – Airtel - The Observer
We spend our CSR budgets where there is need – Airtel  The Observer

Airtel Uganda continues to spend heavily in the areas of health and ICT with a goal of changing the lives of Ugandans. CHARITY RWABUTOMIZE, Airtel ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How Airtel turned eight- year loss into profits - Daily Monitor
How Airtel turned eight- year loss into profits  Daily Monitor

Airtel will start paying corporation tax after eight years of making losses, accumulated from Zain and Celtel. Airtel East Africa units from January to September ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
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 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
Uganda: Airtel Uganda Takes Over K2 Telecom Subscribers - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Airtel Uganda Takes Over K2 Telecom Subscribers  AllAfrica.com

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 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
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
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
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
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked - Quartz Africa
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked  Quartz Africa

Kampala, Uganda. Uganda has gone ahead and rolled out a controversial daily levy on citizens for using social media platforms like WhatsApp, Facebook, ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 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 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
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
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
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
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
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda - Dignited
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda  Dignited

With the growth in the mobile money industry, telecom companies like MTN Uganda and Airtel Uganda have started providing mobile money loans.


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel East Africa turns around loss to profits - Daily Monitor
Airtel East Africa turns around loss to profits  Daily Monitor

The regional units also saw their profits rise to $102 million, from a loss of $91 million over the same period in 2017.


Thu, 06 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
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
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
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 Rewards PLE Best Performers - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Airtel Rewards PLE Best Performers - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

This morning, Airtel Uganda rewarded the best performing students in last year's Primary Leaving Examinations from the company's adopted schools.


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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 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
Facebook Pushes Into Africa - The Wall Street Journal
Facebook Pushes Into Africa  The Wall Street Journal

Facebook is working to get more Africans onto a faster internet, but critics say the company's efforts threaten to funnel traffic to its own platform and away from ...


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Editor's Pick: How To Pay OTT Tax - PC Tech Magazine
Editor's Pick: How To Pay OTT Tax  PC Tech Magazine

We give a step by step article on how users can pay their OTT Tax to access social media platforms in Uganda. The tax was passed by gov't last year in July.


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:34:00 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
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal - CNBC
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal  CNBC

KAMPALA, Jan 15- Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has criticised the telecommunications regulator after it slashed MTN Uganda's fee for renewing its ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 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
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
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
Airtel Uganda-Kwese iflix Partner to bring live sports to smartphone - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda-Kwese iflix Partner to bring live sports to smartphone  East African Business Week

BY SAMSON OKWAKOL. Kampala, Uganda–Airtel Uganda has launched a partnership with Kwesé iflix a mobile platform offering cutting edge programming, ...


Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
For refugees and locals in Uganda, the internet is changing lives - UNHCR
For refugees and locals in Uganda, the internet is changing lives  UNHCR

Private investment has brought connectivity to north-western Uganda, as well as new opportunities for refugees and locals.


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africell Uganda shakes tables again with Crazy 4G bundles, but there is a catch - Dignited
Africell Uganda shakes tables again with Crazy 4G bundles, but there is a catch  Dignited

After months of network upgrade, Africell Uganda has rolled out new 4G focused, Crazy 4G internet bundles. Here is what you need to know before you buy ...


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 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
These are the cheapest smartphones right now in uganda - Dignited
These are the cheapest smartphones right now in uganda  Dignited

You don't have to break a bank to get a smartphone these days. These are hands down the cheapest smartphones in Uganda right now with price and specs.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 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
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
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
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
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
5 little known USSD codes that you really need - Dignited
5 little known USSD codes that you really need  Dignited

USSD refers to Unstructured Supplementary *Service* Data (USSD). They are sometimes referred to as “Quick Codes” or “Feature codes”. They are a ...


Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Parliament Seek U-turn On Airtime Scratch Card Ban - PC Tech Magazine
Parliament Seek U-turn On Airtime Scratch Card Ban  PC Tech Magazine

The Parliament of Uganda has asked the Minister of ICT and National Guidance, Hon. Frank Tumwebaze, to explain the failure of telcos to reinstate the use of ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
MTN Uganda CEO deported over national security - police - The Standard
MTN Uganda CEO deported over national security - police  The Standard

Uganda deports MTN CEO Wim Vanhelleputte after declaring him an undesirable immigrant.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
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
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

Airtel Uganda Limited has officially partnered with the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) to support the Juniors League (U-18 years).


Wed, 20 Jun 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 social media and mobile money tax now in effect - Quartz Africa
Uganda social media and mobile money tax now in effect  Quartz Africa

Uganda's government has kept its promise: Many Ugandans woke up today (July 1) to find that if they hadn't paid the new tax on social-media use, services like ...


Sun, 01 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtime Scratch Cards Will Be Banned Effective 31st July - UCC - PC Tech Magazine
Airtime Scratch Cards Will Be Banned Effective 31st July - UCC  PC Tech Magazine

Earlier this week, on Monday it was allegedly reported that airtime vendors had increased the price for airtime scratch cards to 10% – blaming the newly ...


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya’s #ChapaStoriNaBob allows off-net calls for just 1/- per minute - Dignited
Airtel Kenya’s #ChapaStoriNaBob allows off-net calls for just 1/- per minute  Dignited

Through to the end of January, Airtel Kenya customers can make off-net calls at Ksh 1 per minute in the #ChapaStoriNaBob promotion. To subscribe, dial ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 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 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 08:00:00 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
Government asks telecoms to provide affordable internet services - Daily Monitor
Government asks telecoms to provide affordable internet services  Daily Monitor

Despite the increased penetration of telecommunication devices coupled with the telecommunications' innovations, the cost of internet among other services ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN in talks to sell stake to NSSF - Uganda Business News
MTN in talks to sell stake to NSSF  Uganda Business News

MTN Uganda and the government are in talks that could see the National Social Security Fund taking a stake in the telecom, increasing local ownership in the ...


Sat, 26 Jan 2019 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
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
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 Launches International Data Roaming Bundles - Dignited
?MTN Uganda Launches International Data Roaming Bundles  Dignited

No more worrying about expensive data abroad. Surf the web like you never left with MTN international data roaming bundles for voice, SMS and Data.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tax byte: Africans fear trend towards levies on data, services - Reuters
Tax byte: Africans fear trend towards levies on data, services  Reuters

The brisk business Julius Kirya did from his cash transfer kiosk in the Ugandan capital has slowed right down with a new tax on mobile money. Many of his ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecoms Warn Customers On Fake Messages - New Vision
Telecoms Warn Customers On Fake Messages  New Vision

On Wednesday, a statement was allegedly issued jointly by MTN, Airtel and Africell on Twitter, Whatsapp and Facebook, urging people to reload airtime using ...


Wed, 27 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 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
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

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