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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 06:00:00 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
Afrimax bankruptcy and the effects of price wars - The Observer
Afrimax bankruptcy and the effects of price wars  The Observer

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


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

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


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

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


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
The changing face of Uganda's volatile Boda boda industry - - Kampala Dispatch
The changing face of Uganda's volatile Boda boda industry -  Kampala Dispatch

The face of the boda boda industry in Uganda is gradually changing thanks to the emergence of organized players linking riders to customers through just a click ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Connected Expo Kicks Off Today at the Kololo Independence Grounds, What to Expect - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Connected Expo Kicks Off Today at the Kololo Independence Grounds, What to Expect  PC Tech Magazine

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


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Airtel acquires Warid Telecom Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel acquires Warid Telecom Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 23 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Easter: Transport fares to Western Uganda up - - Kampala Dispatch
Easter: Transport fares to Western Uganda up -  Kampala Dispatch

Travelers to western Uganda are forking out more in fares as bus operators have more than doubled their prices. Unlike the eastern and northern routes, there ...


Sat, 31 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Average Ugandan smoker spends UGX 1M on cigarettes annually – Report - - Kampala Dispatch
Average Ugandan smoker spends UGX 1M on cigarettes annually – Report -  Kampala Dispatch

An average tobacco user in Uganda spends nearly one million Shillings on cigarettes annually, a damning report by the Economic Policy Research Centre ...


Wed, 25 Apr 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
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
Bharti agrees Warid takeover - TeleGeography
Bharti agrees Warid takeover  TeleGeography

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


Wed, 24 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset - The Observer
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset  The Observer

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


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

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


Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - PR Newswire
Uganda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  PR Newswire

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


Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Tigo Rwanda take-over - Independent
Airtel's Tigo Rwanda take-over  Independent

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


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

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


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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 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
Airtel-Warid deal is a game of data and mobile money - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel-Warid deal is a game of data and mobile money  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 14 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit - New Vision
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit  New Vision

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


Thu, 06 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
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
French energy company buys Ugandan solar firm - - Kampala Dispatch
French energy company buys Ugandan solar firm -  Kampala Dispatch

French gas utility Engie has bought a Ugandan home solar systems company, Fenix International, in a move to expand in sub-Saharan Africa by providing ...


Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit  Economic Times

The Sunil Mittal-led mobile carrier said Wednesday it had received approval from the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) to acquire Millicoms ...


Wed, 24 Jan 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
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
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
AgroCenta, From Ghana Awarded Seedstars Global Winner 2017 - PC Tech Magazine
AgroCenta, From Ghana Awarded Seedstars Global Winner 2017  PC Tech Magazine

Seedstars World, the biggest startup competition focused only in emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes crowned Ghana-based startup Agrocenta ...


Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cheap Smartphones Increasing Internet Penetration in Uganda – Report - PC Tech Magazine
Cheap Smartphones Increasing Internet Penetration in Uganda – Report  PC Tech Magazine

A new report by Jumia, an ecosystem of e-commerces, marketplaces and classifieds websites has indicated that internet penetration in Uganda has increased ...


Mon, 08 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile Money Operations Illegal, Judge Rules - New Vision
Mobile Money Operations Illegal, Judge Rules  New Vision

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


Sat, 30 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
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'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
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
Warid partners with Equity bank to enable waridpesa withdraws from ATMs - PC Tech Magazine
Warid partners with Equity bank to enable waridpesa withdraws from ATMs  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 16 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
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
Five Women Honoured For Role In Uganda's Develop't - New Vision
Five Women Honoured For Role In Uganda's Develop't  New Vision

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


Thu, 08 Mar 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
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
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
Eaton Towers secures $60m for Uganda expansion - BusinessTech
Eaton Towers secures $60m for Uganda expansion  BusinessTech

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


Tue, 30 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
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
Uganda Telecoms in trouble for cheating Customers - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda Telecoms in trouble for cheating Customers  PC Tech Magazine

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


Mon, 10 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan University student wins Cisco regional networking challenge - PC Tech Magazine
Ugandan University student wins Cisco regional networking challenge  PC Tech Magazine

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


Thu, 24 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Prokaziea: An App to Connect Youth to Jobs and Internship Places in East Africa - PC Tech Magazine
Prokaziea: An App to Connect Youth to Jobs and Internship Places in East Africa  PC Tech Magazine

KCCA Employment Services Bureau on Wednesday launched the Prokaziea app, which is aimed at connecting youth to the employers in East African region.


Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Museveni Buying Shs70bn Gadget to Monitor Telecoms - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Museveni Buying Shs70bn Gadget to Monitor Telecoms  AllAfrica.com

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


Mon, 09 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
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
Interview: Steven Kirenga talks about MTN’s 4G journey in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Interview: Steven Kirenga talks about MTN’s 4G journey in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Steven Kirenga is the Enterprise Marketing Manager of MTN Uganda, a tech enthusiast and local developer supporter. PC Tech Magazine's Jeddy Genrwot ...


Thu, 19 May 2016 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
Bharti Airtel to Acquire Tigo Rwanda - PC Tech Magazine
Bharti Airtel to Acquire Tigo Rwanda  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Walk to Work Protests: Uganda May Close Media Outlets Inciting Protesters - PC Tech Magazine
Walk to Work Protests: Uganda May Close Media Outlets Inciting Protesters  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 19 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
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
Uganda Readies for New Telecom Operator - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda Readies for New Telecom Operator  PC Tech Magazine

A new mobile operator is setting the stage for the launch of its operations in Uganda and a number of other East African companies. With no name disclosed so ...


Wed, 27 Nov 2013 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
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
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
A peak into Uganda’s nascent PR industry - Daily Monitor
A peak into Uganda’s nascent PR industry  Daily Monitor

In April 2011 ZK Advertising, one of Uganda's biggest (then) PR and advertising firms summarily closed after it lost one of its key accounts (Zain). ZK had ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Bukedde - New Vision
Bukedde  New Vision

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


Tue, 26 May 2015 07:00:00 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
Vodafone Uganda And Uber to Offer Technology Based Transport Solution - PC Tech Magazine
Vodafone Uganda And Uber to Offer Technology Based Transport Solution  PC Tech Magazine

After the ride-sharing transport *service*, Uber Inc., launched in Uganda as the the 462nd city to join the Uber global network, Vodafone Uganda has partnered ...


Mon, 04 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Google Introduces Free SMS through GMail - Uganda Online
Google Introduces Free SMS through GMail  Uganda Online

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


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 22:00:18 GMT
Development: What is Africa’s problem? - Daily Monitor
Development: What is Africa’s problem?  Daily Monitor

As the minds of more and more Ugandans focus on the meaning of this year as Uganda's 50th Independence anniversary, we are groping about for answers to ...


Sun, 04 Mar 2012 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
Airtel Launches new Premium shop at Bugolobi - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Launches new Premium shop at Bugolobi  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel Uganda today launched a new Premium center for its high value customers in Bugolobi. Present at the official ribbon cutting ceremony were Airtel and ...


Tue, 02 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile money platform a key revenue stream for telecoms - Daily Monitor
Mobile money platform a key revenue stream for telecoms  Daily Monitor

The convenience and efficiency which comes with the mobile money *service* platform continues to oil telecom company's revenue streams, with many players ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2012 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
Banks Stretch Hours As Mobile Competition Bites - New Vision
Banks Stretch Hours As Mobile Competition Bites  New Vision

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


Sat, 03 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Telecom operators up game as competition hots up - Daily Monitor
Telecom operators up game as competition hots up  Daily Monitor

After realising that low-income earners in Uganda constitute about 70 per cent of the Ugandan market, telecom players have shifted the war in the industry to low ...


Tue, 23 Nov 2010 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
Morocco to Host the 2018 and 2019 DEMO Africa Conference - PC Tech Magazine
Morocco to Host the 2018 and 2019 DEMO Africa Conference  PC Tech Magazine

Launched in 2012, the DEMO Africa conference has been hosted by Kenya (2013/14), Nigeria (2014/15), South Africa (2016/17). This time around, the 6th and ...


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 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
MTN implements Network Management Outsourcing - PC Tech Magazine
MTN implements Network Management Outsourcing  PC Tech Magazine

KAMPALA – MTN Uganda this morning released a statement confirming the implementation of a management decision that effectively means about 143 staff of ...


Fri, 22 May 2015 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
Uganda: Broadband Company(ISP) Struggles as Competition stiffens - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda: Broadband Company(ISP) Struggles as Competition stiffens  PC Tech Magazine

The board of directors of PME met on September 28, 2011 and promised to continue reviewing the progress of the company's telecommunication investments ...


Fri, 09 Dec 2011 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
Ten Things You Can Do With PayWay - Uganda Online
Ten Things You Can Do With PayWay  Uganda Online

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


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 22:43:25 GMT
Google launches machine learning optimized ‘AdSense Auto ads’, promises better monetization - PC Tech Magazine
Google launches machine learning optimized ‘AdSense Auto ads’, promises better monetization  PC Tech Magazine

Google has announced the launch of AdSense Auto ads, the latest feature to its adtech offering which it claims will help publishers better monetize their websites ...


Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
What will Uganda be like in 2011? - Daily Monitor
What will Uganda be like in 2011?  Daily Monitor

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


Sun, 02 Jan 2011 08:00:00 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
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
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
MTN Uganda gets new CEO as Mazen Mroue heads to Iran - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda gets new CEO as Mazen Mroue heads to Iran  PC Tech Magazine

MTN has named its former South African chief marketing officer, Mr Brian Gouldie, as the new CEO of its operation in Uganda. Ugandan CEO Mr Mazen Mroue ...


Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Amazing Vape Gadgets You Can Buy Today - PC Tech Magazine
Amazing Vape Gadgets You Can Buy Today  PC Tech Magazine

Vaping has been very popular across Uganda, and it is becoming more popular as we enter 2017. A lot of people are switching to electronic cigarettes for a wide ...


Fri, 10 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment - Business Standard
Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment  Business Standard

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


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile money transfers to be taxed - PC Tech Magazine
Mobile money transfers to be taxed  PC Tech Magazine

Uganda is to impose a 10% tax on cash transfers by mobile phones and other money transfer operators. International remittances from Ugandans living abroad ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel says not exiting East Africa but is ready to be acquired - The Star, Kenya
Airtel says not exiting East Africa but is ready to be acquired  The Star, Kenya

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


Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
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
Payway the Way To Go - Uganda Online
Payway the Way To Go  Uganda Online

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


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 21:58:44 GMT
Telkom to offer Free Wi-Fi at South Africa’s polling stations - PC Tech Magazine
Telkom to offer Free Wi-Fi at South Africa’s polling stations  PC Tech Magazine

On 3rd August, 1000 polling stations are going to be set up with free WiFi as Municipal elections take place, courtesy of Telkom. The telco says it is providing the ...


Tue, 02 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Hands over 21 Scholarships under 21 days of Y’ello care. - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Hands over 21 Scholarships under 21 days of Y’ello care.  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda has today handed over 21 scholarships to lucky students who participated and excelled in an online aptitude exam under MTN Uganda's 21 days ...


Fri, 21 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT

MTN execs deported from Uganda - MyBroadband
  1. MTN execs deported from Uganda  MyBroadband
  2. Call for entries: MTN Cypher Uganda  Music In Africa
  3. Uganda deportations add to MTN's woes  TechCentral
  4. MTN Saga Deepens as Mobile Money Manager Gets Deported  softpower.ug
  5. View full coverage on Google News

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 17:54:36 GMT
Uganda deports two MTN executives - Business Day
  1. Uganda deports two MTN executives  Business Day
  2. Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security  eNCA
  3. Uganda Security Deport 2 Senior MTN Staff Including Rwandan for Compromising National Security  softpower.ug
  4. Uganda deports MTN expatriates over compromising national security  Daily Monitor
  5. View full coverage on Google News

Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:02:00 GMT
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires - Daily Monitor
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires  Daily Monitor

The market leader was accused of under declaring its call volume and therefore not paying its fair share to the taxman, a charge it denied.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 06:38:23 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 09:15:00 GMT
Museveni ‘astonished’ MTN Uganda allowed to pay less for licence renewal - Business Day
Museveni ‘astonished’ MTN Uganda allowed to pay less for licence renewal  Business Day

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni wrote in a letter that MTN Uganda had 'reaped vast profits, most of which have obviously been repatriated'


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 04:04:00 GMT
MTN Uganda interim licence expires - Telecompaper
MTN Uganda interim licence expires  Telecompaper

MTN Uganda's second interim licence expired on 20 January, the EastAfrican reported. MTN's 20-year licence expired on 20 October 2018, prompting the ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:30:00 GMT
Two MTN staff members deported - National - NTV Uganda
Two MTN staff members deported - National  NTV Uganda

Two employees of telecom company MTN Uganda, have been arrested and deported over allegations of compromising the country's national security.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:57:15 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
MTN Uganda’s 2-in-1 Mi-fi and Power bank: Price and Specifications - Techjaja
MTN Uganda’s 2-in-1 Mi-fi and Power bank: Price and Specifications  Techjaja

It's 2019, and the best time to acquire gadgets that will take you through the year is now. Plus, if you didn't get your loved one a gift over Christmas, you can think ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda, Wayawaya app partner to boost cardless cash transactions - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda, Wayawaya app partner to boost cardless cash transactions  pmldaily.com

NAIROBI/ KAMPALA – Wayawaya is a digital platform that allows individuals to pay bills, send and withdraw money at ATMs cardlessly as well as pay using a ...


Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:42:55 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
Security Agencies Deport 2 Senior MTN Staff for “Compromising National Security” - softpower.ug
Security Agencies Deport 2 Senior MTN Staff for “Compromising National Security”  softpower.ug

Security agencies have deported two foreign nationals including MTN Uganda's Chief Marketing Officer, Olivier Prentout and another Rwandan national for their ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 07:30:37 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
You can now make mobile money transfers across all networks on MTN Uganda - Techjaja
You can now make mobile money transfers across all networks on MTN Uganda  Techjaja

Mobile Money interoperability has been around for awhile as users could conveniently send money from one network to the other without special codes involved ...


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Increases Mobile Money to Bank Charges - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
MTN Uganda Increases Mobile Money to Bank Charges - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Telecommunications company MTN Uganda has increased charges on transferring money from one's mobile wallet to their Bank account. This was revealed via ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
As Uganda Finds Out, Demanding National Broadband Costs Money In Reduced MTN Fees - Continental Telegraph
As Uganda Finds Out, Demanding National Broadband Costs Money In Reduced MTN Fees  Continental Telegraph

Entirely so, of course we'd just love to have complete and clear national coverage for voice and mobile internet. Even, for broadband over mobile. Just as we'd ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 17:07:00 GMT
Museveni, MTN CEO Meet Amid Arrests, Deportation of Top Managers - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Museveni, MTN CEO Meet Amid Arrests, Deportation of Top Managers - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

President Yoweri Museveni has Wednesday held a meeting with MTN Group Chief Executive Officer Rob Shuter, a day after arrest and deportation of three top ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:30:22 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 06:00:00 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
How to become a mobile money agent for MTN Airtel and Africell - Techjaja
How to become a mobile money agent for MTN Airtel and Africell  Techjaja

In Uganda, you can be a mobile money agent of MTN Mobile Money, Airtel Money, and of recent - Africell Money.


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:31:00 GMT
Stanbic Uganda introduces simple & convenient International payments - Dignited
Stanbic Uganda introduces simple & convenient International payments  Dignited

Stanbic Bank Uganda has introduced International payments to its online banking platform for foreign currency once-off Cross Border payments.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:26:00 GMT
Update: CBN announces $53 million settlement with MTN - Ventures Africa
Update: CBN announces $53 million settlement with MTN  Ventures Africa

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday acknowledged that MTN has paid $53 million (N19.5 billion) to settle dispute over alleged irregularities of repa.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:38:47 GMT
What you are not told about mobile data prices - MyBroadband
What you are not told about mobile data prices  MyBroadband

Here are the facts about mobile data prices which you do not want to hear.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 05:30:24 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 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 Opens up Mobile Money API to enable innovation - Dignited
MTN Uganda Opens up Mobile Money API to enable innovation  Dignited

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


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda 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 Uganda bets on music streaming as voice business slows - Reuters
MTN Uganda bets on music streaming as voice business slows  Reuters

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


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda 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
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 opens up mobile money platform to developers - The Observer
MTN opens up mobile money platform to developers  The Observer

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


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda 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 launches MoMocard, a Mastercard-powered virtual card for shopping and making payments - Dignited
MTN Uganda launches MoMocard, a Mastercard-powered virtual card for shopping and making payments  Dignited

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


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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 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 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
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
MTN Uganda says govt raided its data centre - ITWeb
MTN Uganda says govt raided its data centre  ITWeb

MTN Uganda claims government security personnel raided its data centre and disconnected four of its servers.


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 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, 02 Jan 2019 23:33:38 GMT
MTN is now mulling a listing in Uganda - TechCentral
MTN is now mulling a listing in Uganda  TechCentral

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


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

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


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Launches New Campaign to Celebrate 20 Years - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
MTN Uganda Launches New Campaign to Celebrate 20 Years - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

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


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN MoMocard: Here are 10 things you should know - Dignited
MTN MoMocard: Here are 10 things you should know  Dignited

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


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Kampala Marathon 2018 unveiled with New Route & 3 regional races - Dignited
MTN Kampala Marathon 2018 unveiled with New Route & 3 regional races  Dignited

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


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN unveils UGX 1 Billion fund for innovators, opens Mobile Money API - Dignited
MTN unveils UGX 1 Billion fund for innovators, opens Mobile Money API  Dignited

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


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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 and StarTimes partner to offer mobile TV bundles - Dignited
MTN Uganda and StarTimes partner to offer mobile TV bundles  Dignited

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


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda adds Scan to Pay QR codes to MoMoPay product - Dignited
MTN Uganda adds Scan to Pay QR codes to MoMoPay product  Dignited

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


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

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


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda - Dignited
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda  Dignited

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


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN opens Mobile Money API as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups - IT News Africa
MTN opens Mobile Money API as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups  IT News Africa

MTN Uganda has revealed that it is the first telecom company in Uganda, and in the MTN Group, to grant access to third-parties to its Mobile Money Access ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda records Shs734Bn profits - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda records Shs734Bn profits  pmldaily.com

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


Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda data centre raided over security - The East African
MTN Uganda data centre raided over security  The East African

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


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Opera browser is blocked on MTN Uganda network - Dignited
Opera browser is blocked on MTN Uganda network  Dignited

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


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Today Initiates Physical Registration for the MTN Kampala Marathon - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Today Initiates Physical Registration for the MTN Kampala Marathon  PC Tech Magazine

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


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:15:00 GMT
MTN under pressure to list its Uganda unit to renew operating licence there - Business Day
MTN under pressure to list its Uganda unit to renew operating licence there  Business Day

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


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Debuts the Tap on Bracelet at the Expo - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Debuts the Tap on Bracelet at the Expo  PC Tech Magazine

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


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:09:00 GMT
MTN implements reduced Mobile Money Tax - Dignited
MTN implements reduced Mobile Money Tax  Dignited

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


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Rugby-Recovering Sexton joins Ireland squad for Six Nations training - Devdiscourse
Rugby-Recovering Sexton joins Ireland squad for Six Nations training  Devdiscourse

Injured fly-half Johnny Sexton will join Ireland's training squad in Portugal in the hope that the 2018 World Rugby Player of the Year can recover to play some ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:45:00 GMT
Mastercard Teams Up With MTN Uganda & United Bank for Africa to Launch New Mobile Money Services in Uganda - Crowdfund Insider
Mastercard Teams Up With MTN Uganda & United Bank for Africa to Launch New Mobile Money Services in Uganda  Crowdfund Insider

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


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Launches MomoPay To Enable a Cashless Society - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Launches MomoPay To Enable a Cashless Society  PC Tech Magazine

Telco firm; MTN Uganda has on Thursday launched its mobile platform that allows merchants receive payments and services using MTN Mobile Money, Momo ...


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda to Celebrate 20 Years With Futuristic Expo - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
MTN Uganda to Celebrate 20 Years With Futuristic Expo - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

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


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Small reprieve as Uganda reverses MTN festival ban - Business Day
Small reprieve as Uganda reverses MTN festival ban  Business Day

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


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

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


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

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


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
MTN under fire over mobile money reversal - The Observer
MTN under fire over mobile money reversal  The Observer

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


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Marathon Gets Shs 250M Boost from Huawei - softpower.ug
MTN Marathon Gets Shs 250M Boost from Huawei  softpower.ug

After announcing the date for the annual Kampala marathon with three regional runs, Huawei, a leading global information and communication technology ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you. - Dignited
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you.  Dignited

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


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UCC sets tough conditions for MTN before license extension - pmldaily.com
UCC sets tough conditions for MTN before license extension  pmldaily.com

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


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda unveils ‘MoMo Nyabo’ promo to reward customers who load airtime using Mobile Money - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda unveils ‘MoMo Nyabo’ promo to reward customers who load airtime using Mobile Money  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda has today launched a promotion to encourage customers to use MTN Mobile Money to load airtime and buy voice or data bundles. The promotion ...


Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda continues sensitization drive about easy load - capitalradio.co.ug
MTN Uganda continues sensitization drive about easy load  capitalradio.co.ug

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


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN@20; mixed feelings of pride and frustration - The Observer
MTN@20; mixed feelings of pride and frustration  The Observer

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


Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Foundation Handover Hospital Equipments to Oriajin Hospital in Arua - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Foundation Handover Hospital Equipments to Oriajin Hospital in Arua  PC Tech Magazine

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


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BOU Worried Mobile Money Tax Affects Financial Inclusion, MTN Revenue Drops by 30% - softpower.ug
BOU Worried Mobile Money Tax Affects Financial Inclusion, MTN Revenue Drops by 30%  softpower.ug

Officials from Bank of Uganda have told Parliament that the 0.5% tax levied on Mobile Money withdraws is likely to affect the gains already made in regard to ...


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Airtel wants mobile money tax scrapped - - Kampala Dispatch
MTN, Airtel wants mobile money tax scrapped -  Kampala Dispatch

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


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Drug maker CIPLA and telco MTN to list on Uganda bourse - Business Daily
Drug maker CIPLA and telco MTN to list on Uganda bourse  Business Daily

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


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda rebounds with Sh1.68 trillion revenue - Independent
MTN Uganda rebounds with Sh1.68 trillion revenue  Independent

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


Mon, 19 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: MTN Uganda Licence Renewal Now Goes to Cabinet - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: MTN Uganda Licence Renewal Now Goes to Cabinet  AllAfrica.com

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


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jobs: Technology Solutions Engineer at MTN Uganda - - Kampala Dispatch
Jobs: Technology Solutions Engineer at MTN Uganda -  Kampala Dispatch

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


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's telecoms regulator to probe MTN on mobile money policies - Reuters Africa
Uganda's telecoms regulator to probe MTN on mobile money policies  Reuters Africa

Uganda's telecommunications regulator said on Wednesday it was setting up a committee to investigate the local unit of South Africa's MTN Group after uproar ...


Wed, 30 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UCC's evaluation report on MTN Uganda Ltd 1998-2018 - Independent
UCC's evaluation report on MTN Uganda Ltd 1998-2018  Independent

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


Sun, 25 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bosco to highlight MTN 20 years celebrations at Kololo today - Independent
Bosco to highlight MTN 20 years celebrations at Kololo today  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | MTN Uganda starts their “20 years in Uganda” celebrations with a futuristic expo at Kololo on Friday. “Celebrating the ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Top 5 Music Streaming Apps for Ugandan, Kenyan and Nigeria music - Dignited
Top 5 Music Streaming Apps for Ugandan, Kenyan and Nigeria music  Dignited

Need to stream Africa music *content* online? Check out the top 5 Music Streaming Apps for Africa music -- Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania etc.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN plans to lockout stolen money from buying shares - Daily Monitor
MTN plans to lockout stolen money from buying shares  Daily Monitor

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


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Hands Over First Three Cars in MTN MoMo Nyabo Promotion - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Hands Over First Three Cars in MTN MoMo Nyabo Promotion  PC Tech Magazine

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


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda, StarTimes Announce Affordable Time Based Data Bundles For Live Entertainment - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda, StarTimes Announce Affordable Time Based Data Bundles For Live Entertainment  PC Tech Magazine

Telecom firm; MTN Uganda has on Tuesday partnered with multinational media company; StarTimes to offer special promotional MTN TV bundles for viewers to ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Confirms 300 Elite Runners Will Participate in the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Confirms 300 Elite Runners Will Participate in the 2018 MTN Kampala Marathon  PC Tech Magazine

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


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Thousands swarm MTN 20th anniversary - The Observer
Thousands swarm MTN 20th anniversary  The Observer

The first call was made in October 1998, by President Museveni to South African iconic president Nelson Mandela (RIP). Fast-forward and last weekend, the ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Subscribers grow by 3% in Q1 2018 - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Subscribers grow by 3% in Q1 2018  PC Tech Magazine

In the first three months of 2018, MTN Uganda recorded a 3.1% rise in subscribers to 10.8million. In a quarterly trading update by the MTN Group, it revealed that ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
1.9K Exclusive MTN goes to war with regulator as new head of legal takes office - pmldaily.com
1.9K Exclusive MTN goes to war with regulator as new head of legal takes office  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – A war brewing up in the communications sector as MTN Uganda take on the industry regulator Uganda Communications Commission (UCC).


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN mobile money drops by 50 per cent - Daily Monitor
MTN mobile money drops by 50 per cent  Daily Monitor

Civil society and a number of stakeholders have advised government to suspend this tax even as government has indicated the tax is here to stay.


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN App Challenge 2018 Edition Returns With Focus On Solutions For Digital Payments - PC Tech Magazine
MTN App Challenge 2018 Edition Returns With Focus On Solutions For Digital Payments  PC Tech Magazine

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


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
We are ready for MTN in court, says UCC as telecom giants battle to reverse sanctions - pmldaily.com
We are ready for MTN in court, says UCC as telecom giants battle to reverse sanctions  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – The Uganda Communications Commission has vowed to defend it's decisions as they battle telecommunications giants MTN Uganda who have run ...


Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei Hands Over UGX250m Contribution to this MTN Kampala Marathon - PC Tech Magazine
Huawei Hands Over UGX250m Contribution to this MTN Kampala Marathon  PC Tech Magazine

Huawei Managing Director; Liujiawei (L) handing over a dummy UGX250 million cheque to MTN Uganda Chief Marketing Officer; Olivier Prentout at the Huawei ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups - Irish Tech News
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups  Irish Tech News

The Mobile Money Open Application Program Interface (API) will now be accessed by third parties; the expectation is to enable innovation around payment ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Offers Shs 20M towards 23rd Coronation Anniversary of Tooro’s Omukama - softpower.ug
MTN Offers Shs 20M towards 23rd Coronation Anniversary of Tooro’s Omukama  softpower.ug

MTN Uganda has announced a Shs 20 million contribution towards the 23rd coronation anniversary of Tooro's Omukama, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
We are not under pressure to list on exchange - MTN - Daily Monitor
We are not under pressure to list on exchange - MTN  Daily Monitor

MTN says that although they are oblivious of considerations to list, it has not been fronted as a prerequisite for renewal of the telecom's licence.


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Subscribers grow 3% in Q1 2018 - Independent
MTN Uganda Subscribers grow 3% in Q1 2018  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | MTN Uganda recorded a 3.1% rise in subscribers to 10.8million in the first quarter ending March 2018. The increment ...


Mon, 14 May 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
‘Infertile' man commits suicide after wife conceives - Daily Monitor
‘Infertile' man commits suicide after wife conceives  Daily Monitor

Mr Mutaka said the deceased had endured life without a child for the past 15 years of marriage, with his wife vowing to divorce him this year if he failed to ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:14:04 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 05:00:11 GMT
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience - Food Tank
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience  Food Tank

The Native Seeds Project is improving nutrition and providing sustainable firewood to Palorinya, home to more than 180000 South Sudanese refugees.


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mango Prices Shoot Up - New Vision
Mango Prices Shoot Up  New Vision

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


Sun, 26 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
4 Muranga girls attacked by evil spirits after stealing mangoes - Tuko.co.ke
4 Muranga girls attacked by evil spirits after stealing mangoes  Tuko.co.ke

Tuko.co.ke News ? There was a moment of drama in Mukuyu village, located within the suburbs of Muranga town, after four girls were allegedly possessed by ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 23:39:40 GMT
President Uhuru breaks protocol to make surprise Kisumu tour - The Standard
President Uhuru breaks protocol to make surprise Kisumu tour  The Standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta (pictured) and Opposition leader Raila Odinga breached protocol and delayed the former's flight by more than four hours as they ...


Sun, 20 Jan 2019 21:00:00 GMT
Mango Farmers In Lango To Gain Value Addition Skills - New Vision
Mango Farmers In Lango To Gain Value Addition Skills  New Vision

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


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
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
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss - VOA News
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss  VOA News

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


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season - Business Mirror
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season  Business Mirror

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


Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
Rotary Uganda and MOH launch this years family health day - KFM
Rotary Uganda and MOH launch this years family health day  KFM

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


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Will Open 18 New Embassies In Africa: PM Modi In Uganda's Parliament - NDTV News
Will Open 18 New Embassies In Africa: PM Modi In Uganda's Parliament  NDTV News

India will open 18 new embassies across Africa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told Uganda's parliament on Wednesday during a tour of the continent.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
America's Other Endless War: Battling al-Shabaab in Somalia - The Wall Street Journal
America's Other Endless War: Battling al-Shabaab in Somalia  The Wall Street Journal

The death of Staff Sgt. Alex Conrad puts into sharp relief the cost of America's long fight against the militant group. It is just one of a series of under-the-radar ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:20:00 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
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
India, Uganda Pledge To Fight Terrorism In All Forms - NDTV News
India, Uganda Pledge To Fight Terrorism In All Forms  NDTV News

India and Uganda today voiced their strong commitment to combat terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, and reaffirmed the need for the UN Security ...


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Yumbe fruit processing plant lies idle - Daily Monitor
Yumbe fruit processing plant lies idle  Daily Monitor

Many farmers are worried that their mangoes are rotting away.


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
I will not give up on you, Kenzo tells Rema in Love Don't Care - Uganda Online
I will not give up on you, Kenzo tells Rema in Love Don't Care  Uganda Online

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


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
On the Great Indian Mango Trail - Wall Street Journal
On the Great Indian Mango Trail  Wall Street Journal

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


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
High extinction risk for wild coffee species and implications for coffee sector sustainability - Science Advances
High extinction risk for wild coffee species and implications for coffee sector sustainability  Science Advances

Wild coffee species are critical for coffee crop development and, thus, for sustainability of global coffee production. Despite this fact, the extinction risk and ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:59:52 GMT
I Am Enjoying A Juicy Purse, Thanks To My Mango Trees - New Vision
I Am Enjoying A Juicy Purse, Thanks To My Mango Trees  New Vision

Growing mangoes is not considered a profitable venture by most farmers in western Uganda. Most people in this region consider them to be for domestic ...


Tue, 29 Jan 2013 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
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
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
When mango worms get under your skin - Health24
When mango worms get under your skin  Health24

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


Sat, 21 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Rema uses the Sili Muyembe song to woo Kenzo into marriage - Uganda Online
Rema uses the Sili Muyembe song to woo Kenzo into marriage  Uganda Online

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


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

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


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
IPM Empowers Farmers Not to Produce More, but Produce Better Mangoes - Food Tank
IPM Empowers Farmers Not to Produce More, but Produce Better Mangoes  Food Tank

Mango growers gain access to an integrated pest management package to fight against their greatest enemy on their orchards: the fruit fly.


Sun, 09 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Senegal seeks mango investment - Fruitnet
Senegal seeks mango investment  Fruitnet

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


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Farm clinics are back - Daily Monitor
Farm clinics are back  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 14 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Casagrande crowned 2018 Mango King - Fruitnet
Casagrande crowned 2018 Mango King  Fruitnet

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


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Police CID officer commits suicide - Daily Monitor
Police CID officer commits suicide  Daily Monitor

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


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

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


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees - Daily Monitor
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 05 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan Traffic Officer Becomes Famous After Boda Incident - New Vision
Ugandan Traffic Officer Becomes Famous After Boda Incident  New Vision

Despite her commitment, she had never been appreciated so generously by road users until she jumped from the jaws of death.


Fri, 29 Jun 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
Saleh: choose between protecting sand & joblessness - The Observer
Saleh: choose between protecting sand & joblessness  The Observer

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


Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Previous story Kelowna couple spearheads Mango and Moose International to build thriving communities - Kelowna Capital News
Previous story 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
Why rising cases of gun violence? - Daily Monitor
Why rising cases of gun violence?  Daily Monitor

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


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Exporting fruits is profitable - Daily Monitor
Exporting fruits is profitable  Daily Monitor

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


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Life-threatening illness brings together a boy and his dad in Uganda - Lincoln Journal Star
Life-threatening illness brings together a boy and his dad in Uganda  Lincoln Journal Star

Late-afternoon sunlight slips through the leaves of a jackfruit tree, splashing across the red-dirt playground. Outside, motorbikes and pedestrians bustle by in ...


Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:00:00 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
Bees in South African plane's engine delay flights - BBC News
Bees in South African plane's engine delay flights  BBC News

A swarm of bees flew into the engine of a Mango Airlines plane, forcing a delay in flights at the main airport in South Africa's coastal city of Durban. Bee experts ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda To Use Biological Technology To Reduce Fruit Flies - New Vision
Uganda To Use Biological Technology To Reduce Fruit Flies  New Vision

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, 29 Jun 2016 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
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
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa - Fresh Fruit Portal
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'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
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
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
Where our sand is taken - Daily Monitor
Where our sand is taken  Daily Monitor

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


Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
200 Wealth Creation farmers can’t find market for produce - Daily Monitor
200 Wealth Creation farmers can’t find market for produce  Daily Monitor

More than 200 model farmers in Kaliro District, who acquired citrus fruits and mango seedlings under Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) programme, have asked ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Brazilian mangoes lengthen RSA season - Fruitnet
Brazilian mangoes lengthen RSA season  Fruitnet

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


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Jinja, Uganda is the adrenaline hotspot of East Africa - Evening Standard
Why Jinja, Uganda is the adrenaline hotspot of East Africa  Evening Standard

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


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya shilling firms, Uganda’s flat against dollar - The Standard
Kenya shilling firms, Uganda’s flat against dollar  The Standard

[Photo: Standard] NAIROBI, - The Kenyan shilling KES firmed against the dollar on Tuesday supported by tight liquidity in the local money market amid subdued ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Soldiers messed up OWC, says Gen Saleh - Daily Monitor
Soldiers messed up OWC, says Gen Saleh  Daily Monitor

Gulu- The coordinator of Operation Wealth Creation (OWC), Gen Salim Saleh, has said the government programme was messed up at its initiation when the ...


Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda National Airlines to buy four Bombardier planes for $190m - Aerospace Technology
Uganda National Airlines to buy four Bombardier planes for $190m  Aerospace Technology

Uganda National Airlines Company has placed a firm order with Bombardier Commercial Aircraft to buy four new CRJ900 regional jets in a deal worth $190m at ...


Fri, 20 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ecuador concerned by long Mexican mango season - Fresh Fruit Portal
Ecuador concerned by long Mexican mango season  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Fair fuel price in Uganda attracts Kenyans - Standard Digital
Fair fuel price in Uganda attracts Kenyans  Standard Digital

In Uganda Petrol is being sold Sh110 while diesel Sh102 per litre compared to Busia where same is going at Sh131 and Sh118 respectively.


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Easy way to put money in mango farmers' pockets - Daily Nation
Easy way to put money in mango farmers' pockets  Daily Nation

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


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Farmers find lifeline in microfinance loan - Daily Monitor
Farmers find lifeline in microfinance loan  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Indian Investors To Invest 10 Million Dollars In Uganda - New Vision
Indian Investors To Invest 10 Million Dollars In Uganda  New Vision

Riyaz, will be opening Libas textile industries and institute while Javid Merchant will be opening various industries to train Ugandans ...


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Juice factory closed over failing standards - Daily Monitor
Juice factory closed over failing standards  Daily Monitor

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


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 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
Mixed farming serving Kamugisha in retirement - Daily Monitor
Mixed farming serving Kamugisha in retirement  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Investment And Infrastructure From China: Help Uganda And Africa Indeed - New Vision
Investment And Infrastructure From China: Help Uganda And Africa Indeed  New Vision

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


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
State pumps Sh145m to revive key mango processing plant - Daily Nation
State pumps Sh145m to revive key mango processing plant  Daily Nation

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


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Eureka! I have discovered an Indian breakfast - The Observer
Eureka! I have discovered an Indian breakfast  The Observer

I have always wondered what an Indian breakfast looks like. Is it as spicy as other Indian meals? My online research landed me on a Huffington Post article ...


Wed, 08 Aug 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
’Yogi mango’ among 700 varieties at UP fest - Hindu Business Line
’Yogi mango’ among 700 varieties at UP fest  Hindu Business Line

Mango lovers have a chance to taste over 700 varieties of the fruit at a two-day festival here with 'Yogi mango' named after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi ...


Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
LuLu Mango Mania 2018 festival draws enthusiasts - Saudi Gazette
LuLu Mango Mania 2018 festival draws enthusiasts  Saudi Gazette

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


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 05:18:39 GMT
The Fruit that Lowers High Blood Pressure within 2 Hours - Care2.com
The Fruit that Lowers High Blood Pressure within 2 Hours  Care2.com

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


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mango farmers unhappy with treatment by Exim Bank - Modern Ghana
Mango farmers unhappy with treatment by Exim Bank  Modern Ghana

Over 200 mango farmers spread across all ten regions of Ghana are calling on the government to, as a matter of urgency, conduct forensic investigations into the ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Makueni mango juice plant gets Sh110m EU boost - Daily Nation
Makueni mango juice plant gets Sh110m EU boost  Daily Nation

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


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Peruvian mango exports to Asia surge - Fruitnet
Peruvian mango exports to Asia surge  Fruitnet

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


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mangoes in Charts: Ecuador, bringing high value fruit over the winter months - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mangoes in Charts: Ecuador, bringing high value fruit over the winter months  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Kawanda Scientists Urge Farmers to Grow Mangoes - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Kawanda Scientists Urge Farmers to Grow Mangoes  AllAfrica.com

SCIENTISTS under the horticultural programme at Kawanda Agricultural Research Institute have started a campaign to encourage farmers to embrace ...


Wed, 15 Feb 2006 08:00:00 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 14:27:00 GMT
Jewett teaches Ugandan women to become self-sufficient - BarrieToday
Jewett teaches Ugandan women to become self-sufficient  BarrieToday

Educator Sharon Jewett worked with women in Uganda on a mission trip and recently shared her experiences in Bond Head.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:30:00 GMT
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience - Food Tank
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience  Food Tank

The Native Seeds Project is improving nutrition and providing sustainable firewood to Palorinya, home to more than 180000 South Sudanese refugees.


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Father John Mary Lugemwa helps kids from Uganda to Virginia - Washington Post
Father John Mary Lugemwa helps kids from Uganda to Virginia  Washington Post

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


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SafeBoda might open doors to big funding for Ugandan Fin-tech startups - Techjaja
SafeBoda might open doors to big funding for Ugandan Fin-tech startups  Techjaja

Startups in Uganda have continued to grow with a bigger boost from external funders, picking a leaf from the Silicon Valley startups trend as a spotlight for ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:47:00 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
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
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
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 ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 23:27:58 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
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
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
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves - FreshPlaza
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves  FreshPlaza

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


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
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
Uganda's Bobi Wine crisis: The president and the pop star - BBC News
Uganda's Bobi Wine crisis: The president and the pop star  BBC News

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni seems to be worried about the popularity of musician-turned-politician Bobi Wine. Not long after I arrive at the recording ...


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange foods that boost your immunity - Daily Monitor
Orange foods that boost your immunity  Daily Monitor

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


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda - E! NEWS
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda  E! NEWS

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


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Overflo Outreach Ministries travels to Uganda for humanitarian mission trip - WTVM
Overflo Outreach Ministries travels to Uganda for humanitarian mission trip  WTVM

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


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
I found a kind of paradise in Uganda - Daily Monitor
I found a kind of paradise in Uganda  Daily Monitor

Left in the middle of nowhere, or so it seemed to me, amazingly at that hour, we got swamped by a number of motorcycles.


Sun, 03 Jun 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
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
Five surprisingly good internet deals in Uganda - Uganda Business News
Five surprisingly good internet deals in Uganda  Uganda Business News

Internet can make or break your productivity – depending on how easy your connection is, as regards cost and connection speeds. To enable the search, we are ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:21:50 GMT
Ugandan research project hopes to make nutritious grasshoppers available year-round - PRI
Ugandan research project hopes to make nutritious grasshoppers available year-round  PRI

And they just might be an answer to Uganda's malnutrition challenges, says Dorothy Nakimbugwe, a senior lecturer in the Department of Food Technology and ...


Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Overflo Outreach Ministries in Columbus preparing for mission trip to Uganda - WTVM
Overflo Outreach Ministries in Columbus preparing for mission trip to Uganda  WTVM

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


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:32:40 GMT
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
Kanye West Gifts Ugandan President Yeezy Sneakers and Claims He Wants 7 Children (Kim Does Not) - PEOPLE.com
Kanye West Gifts Ugandan President Yeezy Sneakers and Claims He Wants 7 Children (Kim Does Not)  PEOPLE.com

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


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Adoption Inc: The Baby Business | Uganda - Aljazeera.com
Adoption Inc: The Baby Business | Uganda  Aljazeera.com

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


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Fight Over Shs44 Trillion Mobile Money - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Uganda: Fight Over Shs44 Trillion Mobile Money  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

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


Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda missing athletes Commonwealth Games deported - ESPN
Uganda missing athletes Commonwealth Games deported  ESPN

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


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Teleology Holdings to acquire majority stake in Uganda Telecom for $70.8 million - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Teleology Holdings to acquire majority stake in Uganda Telecom for $70.8 million  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

It is finally the Nigerian company Teleology Holdings that Uganda government trusted for the majority stakes in Uganda Telecom (UTL). The.


Tue, 16 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 SafeBoda ride-hailing service hopes to expand across Africa | East & Horn Africa - The Africa Report
Uganda's SafeBoda ride-hailing service hopes to expand across Africa | East & Horn Africa  The Africa Report

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


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
You can earn big when you grow oranges - Daily Monitor
You can earn big when you grow oranges  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
How to grow sweet potatoes for cash - Daily Monitor
How to grow sweet potatoes for cash  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘We see its value’: Ugandan communities benefiting from agroforestry - Mongabay.com
‘We see its value’: Ugandan communities benefiting from agroforestry  Mongabay.com

Farming communities in the western Ugandan highlands of Butanda have for generations practiced agroforestry, intercropping fruit, grains and vegetables with ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ntinda Youth Offered Vehicles For Income Generation - New Vision
Ntinda Youth Offered Vehicles For Income Generation  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, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
For Ugandan villagers, tradition and tourism help keep the peace with gorillas - Mongabay.com
For Ugandan villagers, tradition and tourism help keep the peace with gorillas  Mongabay.com

BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK, Uganda — On a misty morning, a small group of critically endangered mountain gorillas led by a silverback known ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Runners, walkers can raise funds for water wells in Uganda at Earth Day/5K event - OCRegister
Runners, walkers can raise funds for water wells in Uganda at Earth Day/5K event  OCRegister

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


Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts - The Observer
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts  The Observer

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


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Uganda's corrupt elite dipped into £151MILLION of UK aid cash - Daily Mail
How Uganda's corrupt elite dipped into £151MILLION of UK aid cash  Daily Mail

The UN internal review points the finger at Uganda's Office of the Prime Minister, which was the source of a major fraud six years ago (pictured, Bidi Bidi in ...


Sat, 01 Dec 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
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees - Daily Monitor
Lukyamuzi’s money grows on citrus trees  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 05 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How to earn big from potatoes - Daily Monitor
How to earn big from potatoes  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Sells Its Stake In Uganda To Africell - New Vision
Orange Sells Its Stake In Uganda To Africell  New Vision

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


Mon, 19 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Camera trap photos confirm discovery of lowland bongo in Uganda for first time - Mongabay.com
Camera trap photos confirm discovery of lowland bongo in Uganda for first time  Mongabay.com

Endemic to the tropical forests of Central and West Africa, the lowland bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus eurycerus) is known for its red-brown coat with ...


Wed, 24 Oct 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
Ugandan traffic safety campaign uses social media to shame unsafe drivers - PRI
Ugandan traffic safety campaign uses social media to shame unsafe drivers  PRI

A new traffic safety campaign in Uganda's capital aims to shame drivers into following traffic laws. And some drivers have changed their behavior.


Wed, 25 Jul 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
Former Bududa Aspirant Jailed For Forgery - New Vision
Former Bududa Aspirant Jailed For Forgery  New Vision

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


Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
VPN Tops Uganda’s Google Searches in 2018 - TechnoMag
VPN Tops Uganda’s Google Searches in 2018  TechnoMag

The 2018 Fifa World Cup finals completion in Russia was the top trending Google search in Uganda this year, followed by Virtual Private Network (VPN). The top ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's horticulture exports risk EU ban - FreshPlaza.com
Uganda's horticulture exports risk EU ban  FreshPlaza.com

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


Tue, 18 Dec 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
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
Government launches new Rotavirus vaccine to protect children in Uganda from diarrhea - Uganda - ReliefWeb
Government launches new Rotavirus vaccine to protect children in Uganda from diarrhea - Uganda  ReliefWeb

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


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
OU faculty, students travel to Uganda for peace conference - Norman Transcript
OU faculty, students travel to Uganda for peace conference  Norman Transcript

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


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

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


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda slaps tax on social media users to curb 'gossip' - The National
Uganda slaps tax on social media users to curb 'gossip'  The National

Ugandan users of Whatsapp, Facebook, Skype and other social media will from July have to pay a daily tax, according to a new law which rights activists said ...


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africell Completes Acquisition of Orange Uganda, Reaches 11 Million Active Subscribers - PR Newswire
Africell Completes Acquisition of Orange Uganda, Reaches 11 Million Active Subscribers  PR Newswire

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


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
Orange Money launches in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Orange Money launches in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

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


Mon, 14 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Mali, Nigeria, Morocco, Uganda qualify for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations - Ghanasoccernet.com
Mali, Nigeria, Morocco, Uganda qualify for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations  Ghanasoccernet.com

Nigeria, Uganda, Mali and Morocco qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday while Libya scored eight goals to keep alive their hopes of also ...


Sun, 18 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Dutch government offers Scholarships to Ugandans - Business - NTV Uganda
Dutch government offers Scholarships to Ugandans - Business  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
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
2019 AFCON qualifier: Uganda extend Group L lead after impressive win over Lesotho - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 AFCON qualifier: Uganda extend Group L lead after impressive win over Lesotho  Ghanasoccernet.com

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


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wild, wild country! Spot endangered Rothschild giraffes in Uganda or meet Giant Aldabra Tortoises in Seychelles - Economic Times
Wild, wild country! Spot endangered Rothschild giraffes in Uganda or meet Giant Aldabra Tortoises in Seychelles  Economic Times

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


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The right colour paint for your exterior - Daily Monitor
The right colour paint for your exterior  Daily Monitor

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


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Patria reorganizes sales division following consultant's death in Uganda - DefenseNews.com
Patria reorganizes sales division following consultant's death in Uganda  DefenseNews.com

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


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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 Uganda Introduces iPhone 5 Today - PC Tech Magazine
Orange Uganda Introduces iPhone 5 Today  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 08 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Rwanda, Uganda favourites for tech investors - The East African
Rwanda, Uganda favourites for tech investors  The East African

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


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2019 CAF U23 Cup of Nations qualifiers: Kenya win big; Uganda edge South Sudan - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 CAF U23 Cup of Nations qualifiers: Kenya win big; Uganda edge South Sudan  Ghanasoccernet.com

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


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Diamond Platnumz finds love in Kim Nana - Uganda Online
Diamond Platnumz finds love in Kim Nana  Uganda Online

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


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria set to face Uganda in international friendly - ESPN
Nigeria set to face Uganda in international friendly  ESPN

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


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Looking for the best internet plan in Uganda? Here’s some data for you - Uganda Business News
Looking for the best internet plan in Uganda? Here’s some data for you  Uganda Business News

The analysis looked at the six telecom companies that offer internet services in Uganda. We arranged the plans according to their validity periods and cost.


Mon, 05 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Popular LGBT activist declares she’s no longer a lesbian, shocking the community in Uganda - PinkNews
Popular LGBT activist declares she’s no longer a lesbian, shocking the community in Uganda  PinkNews

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


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE STATEMENT - Uganda Media Centre
MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE STATEMENT  Uganda Media Centre

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


Mon, 19 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda short of 1700 welders to work on pipeline - East African Business Week
Uganda short of 1700 welders to work on pipeline  East African Business Week

BY PAUL TENTENA. HOIMA, UGANDA- Working on the 1,445km East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP), that requires over 2000 welders, electrical installers ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
After years of waiting, the fruit factory is now ready - Daily Monitor
After years of waiting, the fruit factory is now ready  Daily Monitor

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


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda vs. Cape Verde Islands - Football Match Report - November 17, 2018 - ESPN
Uganda vs. Cape Verde Islands - Football Match Report - November 17, 2018  ESPN

Uganda have qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations after defeating Cape Verde 1-0 in Saturday's Group L qualifier in Kira. KCCA FC striker Patrick Kaddu ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
What A Single Orange Tree Can Do For You - New Vision
What A Single Orange Tree Can Do For You  New Vision

(Credit: Umar Nsubuga) AGRIBUSINESS The average cost of an orange across city markets is sh300 each. This is quite high, given the fact that one orange can ...


Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan Birthright Group Dances in Jerusalem - Breaking Israel News
Ugandan Birthright Group Dances in Jerusalem  Breaking Israel News

After spending two days in the north, the MaromUganda Taglit-Birthright Israel group enters Jerusalem with singing and dancing.


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Migingo Island: a rocky marriage between Uganda and Kenya - Daily Mail
Migingo Island: a rocky marriage between Uganda and Kenya  Daily Mail

A newly-built tin roof shines on top of Migingo island where its residents fish mainly for Nile perch in Lake Victoria on the border of Uganda and Kenya.


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lesotho coach vows revenge on Uganda - ESPN
Lesotho coach vows revenge on Uganda  ESPN

Lesotho may have been defeated by Uganda in Saturday's AFCON qualifier, but coach Moses Maliehe is confident that his side can make amends.


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit - New Vision
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit  New Vision

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


Thu, 06 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
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
Kampala from above - Daily Monitor
Kampala from above  Daily Monitor

The first still has its spot neatly on my bucket list, albeit unmarked off, while gladly, the second came to pass recently atop the terrace of one of the new hotels in ...


Sun, 15 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN Launch Mowali Pan-African Mobile Money Interoperability to Scale up Mobile Financial Services Across Africa - PC Tech Magazine
Orange and MTN Launch Mowali Pan-African Mobile Money Interoperability to Scale up Mobile Financial Services Across Africa  PC Tech Magazine

Two of Africa's largest mobile operators and mobile money providers, Orange Group and MTN Group, yesterday announced a joint venture, Mowali (mobile ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Passion Fruit Supply Up, Orange Prices Down - New Vision
Passion Fruit Supply Up, Orange Prices Down  New Vision

(Credit: Sauda Nabatanzi) LATEST MARKET PRICES KAMPALA - After a low supply late last year, you can be sure to enrich your fruit cocktail with more passion ...


Thu, 04 May 2017 07:00:00 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 06:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda has only made a profit now after acquiring Zain 8 years ago - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda has only made a profit now after acquiring Zain 8 years ago  Techjaja

Much has it seems perplexing, Airtel Uganda has come out to say that they have only made a profit now in 8 years of operation after acquiring what was then ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:20:00 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
Uganda: Airtel Uganda Faces Higher Running Costs in Policy Changes - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Airtel Uganda Faces Higher Running Costs in Policy Changes  AllAfrica.com

The activities of Indian telecommunication giant Bharti Airtel's Ugandan unit could come under increasing scrutiny in the coming months as authorities move to ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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 08:20:11 GMT
Airtel Uganda faces higher running costs ahead of policy changes - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda faces higher running costs ahead of policy changes  Telecompaper

The activities of Airtel Uganda could come under increasing scrutiny in the coming months as authorities move to align the telecom sector policy with new market ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 12:08:00 GMT
FUFA shares success script with other sports federations in Uganda - Kawowo Sports
FUFA shares success script with other sports federations in Uganda  Kawowo Sports

The will power of sharing is equally as crucial as the act of receiving. Along the same school of thought aforementioned, Federation of Uganda Football ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:50:00 GMT
MTN Uganda gifts 500 Mbs to clients in error - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda gifts 500 Mbs to clients in error  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Telecom giants MTN Uganda, the country's largest mobile network, has confirmed that a technical error gave out data to clients on Tuesday ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 10:15:21 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
How to become a mobile money agent for MTN Airtel and Africell - Techjaja
How to become a mobile money agent for MTN Airtel and Africell  Techjaja

In Uganda, you can be a mobile money agent of MTN Mobile Money, Airtel Money, and of recent - Africell Money.


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security - police - EWN
Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security - police  EWN

MTN Uganda, a unit of the South African telecoms firm, said its chief marketing officer Olivier Prentout, was detained at Entebbe airport on Saturday after ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:14:50 GMT
Mobile Money transfers In Uganda just got even better with interoperability - Dignited
Mobile Money transfers In Uganda just got even better with interoperability  Dignited

Sending mobile money between between networks just got easier and better. MTN Uganda Mobile Money customers can now send and receive money from ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2019 in the eyes of some of Uganda's top business executives - Daily Monitor
2019 in the eyes of some of Uganda's top business executives  Daily Monitor

Top business executive in Kampala believe 2019 will be a better year because of massive infrastructure projects.


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telcos to list 30% stake on Uganda stock market - Independent
Telcos to list 30% stake on Uganda stock market  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Uganda will expect major telecommunication companies operating in the country to list 30% of their stock on the local ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:00:43 GMT
Music star Kenzo to team up with El Hadji Diouf against FUFA President’s XI - Kawowo Sports
Music star Kenzo to team up with El Hadji Diouf against FUFA President’s XI  Kawowo Sports

El Hadji Diouf Visit to Uganda (Tentative programme):. Arrival: Thursday, 3rd January 2019. Friday, 4th January 2019 (Charity Game). Eddie Kenzo Select Vs ...


Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MRA fights Airtel Malawi over tax crimes: Case files ‘missing’ - Nyasa Times
MRA fights Airtel Malawi over tax crimes: Case files ‘missing’  Nyasa Times

The multinational mobile company Airtel is up against efforts from the Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) to enforce the collection of non-resident tax, in an ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:39:24 GMT
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal - ETTelecom.com
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal  ETTelecom.com

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has criticised the telecommunications regulator after it slashed MTN Uganda's fee for renewing its telecoms licence..


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:02:00 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
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
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
You can now make mobile money transfers across all networks on MTN Uganda - Techjaja
You can now make mobile money transfers across all networks on MTN Uganda  Techjaja

Mobile Money interoperability has been around for awhile as users could conveniently send money from one network to the other without special codes involved ...


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 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
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
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
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 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
Taxes, simcard registration dominate talk in the telecoms sector in 2018 - Daily Monitor
Taxes, simcard registration dominate talk in the telecoms sector in 2018  Daily Monitor

Susan Magara's morbid murder, propagated by kidnappers who took advantage of using different Simcards was followed by a directive by UCC stopping the ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kenzo's 10-year career concert gets Airtel Uganda boost - pmldaily.com
Kenzo's 10-year career concert gets Airtel Uganda boost  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA– Airtel Uganda has offered to sponsor the much anticipated Eddy Kenzo's 10 years in music concert slated for Kampala Serena Hotel on January 4.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda 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 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 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 ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 23:31:12 GMT
Airtel sells Shs4.7 trillion stake to pay debts - Daily Monitor
Airtel sells Shs4.7 trillion stake to pay debts  Daily Monitor

The money, which was raised through a primary equity issuance, will reduce the telecom's existing debt as well as grow Airtel Africa's operations.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda hosts community health fair for Kmauli residents - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda hosts community health fair for Kmauli residents  East African Business Week

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO. KAMPALA, Uganda–Residents of Bugulumbya surrounding areas in Kamuli received free medical services at a free Airtel Uganda ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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 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
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
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
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda - Dignited
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda  Dignited

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


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda injects 100M into 2018 FUFA Awards - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda injects 100M into 2018 FUFA Awards  Kawowo Sports

Telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda Limited have announced a Shs 100M sponsorship package towards the 2018 FUFA Awards that will take place on ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda 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
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you. - Dignited
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you.  Dignited

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


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, 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
Airtel Introduces new OTT Data bundles - Ghafla!
Airtel Introduces new OTT Data bundles  Ghafla!

Airtel Uganda has launched Uganda's first-ever data OTT packs that will enable subscribers to enjoy undisrupted connectivity by simply subscribing once and ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda reduces agent commission for airtime and mobile money - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda reduces agent commission for airtime and mobile money  Telecompaper

Uganda's telecommunication companies have cut agent commission for both airtime and mobile money services, reports the Monitor. Citing a message sent to ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda 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 empowers girl child education with goats - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda empowers girl child education with goats  East African Business Week

KAMPALA, Uganda–In line with the Education pillar of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives, Airtel Uganda has handed over 100 goats to 50 girls in ...


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 21:43:12 GMT
Airtel Uganda and Kwese iflix Partner to bring exciting football moments to customers on their smartphones - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Uganda and Kwese iflix Partner to bring exciting football moments to customers on their smartphones  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel Uganda has launched a partnership with Kwesé iflix – a mobile platform offering cutting-edge programming, live sports, video-on-demand and ...


Wed, 20 Jun 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
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
Maroons beat Mbarara City on striker Otto’s signature - Kawowo Sports
Maroons beat Mbarara City on striker Otto’s signature  Kawowo Sports

Maroons Football Club has acquired the services of lanky forward Isaac Otto from FUFA Big League out-fit, Kiboga Young FC. The Prisons run side managed by ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 23:59:00 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
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
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 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
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 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
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
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 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
Uganda Telcos Slash Agents Commission on Mobile Money and Airtime Transactions - Techweez
Uganda Telcos Slash Agents Commission on Mobile Money and Airtime Transactions  Techweez

In a move that might only be labelled as crazy, Ugandan telcos have been reported to cut the commission that mobile money agents earn during transactions.


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Tax on Over-The-Top (OTT) services in Uganda will take effect on 1st July 2018 - Dignited
New Tax on Over-The-Top (OTT) services in Uganda will take effect on 1st July 2018  Dignited

Starting 1st July 2018 which is two days from now, Ugandans will have to pay an excise tax of Ugx 200 ($0.052) daily for use of Over-The-Top (OTT) services.


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Airtel Uganda Limited boosts the media with 2018 Kabaka Birthday run kits - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda Limited boosts the media with 2018 Kabaka Birthday run kits  Kawowo Sports

Uganda's leading telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda Limited, the main sponsors for the ever growing Airtel Kabaka Birthday run have rewarded the key ...


Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda to launch 3G network countrywide - IT News Africa
Airtel Uganda to launch 3G network countrywide  IT News Africa

Airtel Uganda has announced that it will be launching 3G mobile broadband to all its sites throughout the country. According to the company, Airtel subscribers.


Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts - The Observer
Data wars: telecom firms slated to make more cuts  The Observer

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


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda hits 10 million customer mark - Independent
Airtel Uganda hits 10 million customer mark  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Leading telcom company Airtel has started the new year by hitting the 10 million customer mark. The milestone ...


Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
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
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, MTN stop sale of SIM cards - Independent
Airtel, MTN stop sale of SIM cards  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Airtel, Africell and MTN have temporarily stopped the sale of new SIM cards until they get direct access to the National ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked - Quartz
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked  Quartz

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
Kataka Girls, Mbale Tigers qualify for Airtel Stars tourney - The Observer
Kataka Girls, Mbale Tigers qualify for Airtel Stars tourney  The Observer

Kataka Girls FC and Mbale Tigers will represent the eastern region while Echoes SS and Starlight SS emerged as north-eastern winners in this year's Airtel ...


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5 ways to buy a smartphone at cheap price in Uganda - Dignited
5 ways to buy a smartphone at cheap price in Uganda  Dignited

Looking to buy a smartphone in Uganda? I have news for you. You no longer have to pay an arm or leg for a smartphone in Uganda. Smartphone prices have ...


Mon, 29 Oct 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
5,000 benefit at Airtel health camp in Arua - The Observer
5,000 benefit at Airtel health camp in Arua  The Observer

At least 5000 residents of the West Nile Arua district have received free health care courtesy of Airtel Uganda. These essential services were provided during a ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Rising Stars Returns, To Unearth New Talent - New Vision
Airtel Rising Stars Returns, To Unearth New Talent  New Vision

The Airtel Rising Stars (ARS) is a youth football initiative for both boys and girls between the ages of 13-17 that was launched in 2011.


Fri, 08 Jun 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 tackles sickle cell in Kabaka's birthday run - The Observer
Airtel tackles sickle cell in Kabaka's birthday run  The Observer

Airtel Uganda together with the kingdom of Buganda last week announced the Kabaka birthday run 2018, to take place on April 8 from Lubiri, Mengo. The run ...


Wed, 21 Mar 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
Airtel Rising Stars 2018: Nakasi inspires Uganda Marytrs High School Lubaga to Kampala Region title - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Rising Stars 2018: Nakasi inspires Uganda Marytrs High School Lubaga to Kampala Region title  Kawowo Sports

Latifah Nakasi was the hero for Uganda Martyrs High School, Lubaga with a first half goal in the girl's final against Gadafi Intergrated during the final at Ssendi ...


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda offers financial support to inaugural Kitante Golf Open Tourney - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda offers financial support to inaugural Kitante Golf Open Tourney  Kawowo Sports

Airtel Uganda's brand and communications manager, Remmie Kisakye expressed the overwhelming desire to give hand and support to the Kitante Golf Open ...


Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How to know your phone number in Kenya - Dignited
How to know your phone number in Kenya  Dignited

While this might seem obvious to most, you'd be surprised at just how many people with dual SIM phones don't know their second phone number.


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms - pmldaily.com
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms  pmldaily.com

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


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The New OTT Tax Deal: What's New? - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
The New OTT Tax Deal: What's New? - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Four months after the introduction of social media tax, a tax on Over the top (OTT) services, telecom companies have made a key revision, extending the validity ...


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecom companies implement 0.5% reduced Mobile Money Tax - Techjaja
Telecom companies implement 0.5% reduced Mobile Money Tax  Techjaja

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


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
Noela Byuma explains the rise and growth of the Airtel Rising Stars football programme in Uganda - Kawowo Sports
Noela Byuma explains the rise and growth of the Airtel Rising Stars football programme in Uganda  Kawowo Sports

The Airtel Rising Stars (ARS) U-17 youth football programme in Uganda is a brain child of telecommunications giants, Airtel Uganda and the Federation of ...


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2018 Airtel Rising Stars regional qualifiers successfully conclude - Kawowo Sports
2018 Airtel Rising Stars regional qualifiers successfully conclude  Kawowo Sports

Following a grueling five week's action of the 2018 Airtel Rising Stars (ARS) regional qualifiers, the respective teams will now switch focus to the national grand ...


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How government will collect the new social media tax - Daily Monitor
How government will collect the new social media tax  Daily Monitor

A statement from three of the leading telecom companies in Uganda, MTN Uganda, Airtel, and Africell states how the new social media tax or tax on over the top ...


Sat, 30 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Excitement as the 7th Airtel Rising Stars episode is officially launched - Kawowo Sports
Excitement as the 7th Airtel Rising Stars episode is officially launched  Kawowo Sports

There was excitement as the 7th season of the Airtel Rising Stars was officially launched on Wednesday, 7th June 2018 at Lugogo in Kampala.


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Internet key to growth, Airtel boss - Daily Monitor
Internet key to growth, Airtel boss  Daily Monitor

The 100 per cent mobile broadband creates opportunities for social-economic growth by ensuring that youth, entrepreneurs, SMEs and large corporations have ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
MTN introduces the tap to pay MoMoPay bracelet at the MTN Expo - Dignited
MTN introduces the tap to pay MoMoPay bracelet at the MTN Expo  Dignited

The futuristic MTN Uganda Expo at the Kololo grounds debuted the tap to pay MoMoPay bracelet. Here is an experience of the futuristic payments method.


Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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