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UCC hosts talks over Eaton Towers takeover by ATC amid competition concerns - Telecompaper
UCC hosts talks over Eaton Towers takeover by ATC amid competition concerns  Telecompaper

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) said that discussions over the acquisition of Eaton Towers by American Tower Corporation (ATC) in Uganda ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
5 players to watch in Netball World Cup as globe's top stars head to Liverpool - Mirror Online
5 players to watch in Netball World Cup as globe's top stars head to Liverpool  Mirror Online

The Netball World Cup heads to Liverpool this summer as the world's best players compete for the sport's ultimate prize.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
American Tower Company and MTN Uganda set to control all telecom masts - Techjaja
American Tower Company and MTN Uganda set to control all telecom masts  Techjaja

Uganda's telecom companies have been hiring masts to put their equipment that are currently owned by either Eaton Towers or American Tower Corporation.


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Party call: Telecoms in East Africa set for mergers, acquisitions - The East African
Party call: Telecoms in East Africa set for mergers, acquisitions  The East African

East Africa's mobile telephony market is set for more mergers and acquisition as stiff competition puts the revenues of the existing operators under pressure.


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Uganda: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

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


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda - Dignited
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda  Dignited

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


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid Telecom Uganda - VC Circle
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid Telecom Uganda  VC Circle

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


Tue, 23 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
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
Africell concerned over new telecoms’ licencing regime - Daily Monitor
Africell concerned over new telecoms’ licencing regime  Daily Monitor

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


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Research Deliver Insight into Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2024 - Pioneer Reporter
Research Deliver Insight into Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2024  Pioneer Reporter

WiseGuyReports.com “Africa – Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the Report: Major MNOs in ...


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 09:57:55 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
Bharti Airtel’s Africa arm to go for IPO; to be listed on London Stock Exchange - The Financial Express
Bharti Airtel’s Africa arm to go for IPO; to be listed on London Stock Exchange  The Financial Express

Bharti Airtel is currently operational in 15 African countries and the proceeds from the initial public offering are expected to be deployed in reducing debts.


Tue, 28 May 2019 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
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
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
EA telecom market could be ripe for mergers - Daily Monitor
EA telecom market could be ripe for mergers  Daily Monitor

The market seems to be overly saturated yet every telecom is struggling to impress a small group of subscribers.


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 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
A visual history of ICT & Telecoms in Uganda - Techjaja
A visual history of ICT & Telecoms in Uganda  Techjaja

The history of ICT and telecoms in Uganda, where we've come from, where we are going and its contribution to the economy.


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 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
Why Uganda deported MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte - - Kampala Dispatch
Why Uganda deported MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte -  Kampala Dispatch

MTN Uganda Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Wim Vanhelleputte has been deported. Wim Vanhelleputte was deported on Thursday night aboard Brussels ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda One Rate Charge To All Networks - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Uganda One Rate Charge To All Networks  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel Uganda follows MTN Uganda's footsteps and now charges its customers one rate across all networks. Similar to MTN's recent announcement, effective ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 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
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
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 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
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 - The Observer
Uganda  The Observer

But police frustrated as companies prefer to suffer silently Stanbic, Stanchart banks also affected as cyber crime rises.


Fri, 12 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations - Livemint
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations  Livemint

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


Tue, 05 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
K2 ditches 0730 code for 0708 - Daily Monitor
K2 ditches 0730 code for 0708  Daily Monitor

Kampala. Struggling K2 Telecom has ditched its 0730 code for 0708 in a partnership with Airtel that will require its 100,000 customers to acquire new Sim Cards.


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda, Warid take per second billing across borders - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Uganda, Warid take per second billing across borders  PC Tech Magazine

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


Fri, 24 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
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
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid - PhoneWorld Magazine
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid  PhoneWorld Magazine

Ufone is one of the 4G LTE cellular *service* providers in Pakistan. The company started its operations in Islamabad on January 29, 2001. The main focus of the ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Has Highest Mobile Money Fraud Cases - Report - AllAfrica.com
Uganda Has Highest Mobile Money Fraud Cases - Report  AllAfrica.com

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


Fri, 09 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
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
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit  Economic Times

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


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Parliament tasks gov't on persistent power outages in Gulu - - Kampala Dispatch
Parliament tasks gov't on persistent power outages in Gulu -  Kampala Dispatch

The Parliament of Uganda has tasked the Government to explain the persistent power outages in Gulu. Over the years, Gulu district has been experiencing ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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
Government of China, Uganda Partner To Launch Satellite TV Project in Wakiso - PC Tech Magazine
Government of China, Uganda Partner To Launch Satellite TV Project in Wakiso  PC Tech Magazine

China and the Ugandan government on Friday last week launched a USD$12 million (roughly UGX44.6 billion) satellite television (TV) project in the central ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Museveni Buying Shs70bn Gadget to Monitor Telecoms - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Museveni Buying Shs70bn Gadget to Monitor Telecoms  AllAfrica.com

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


Mon, 09 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Uganda Mobile Phones,Sales,Services and Repair - Update Travel News
Uganda Mobile Phones,Sales,Services and Repair  Update Travel News

You can now buy a mobile phone, or repair it from anywhere.These services have been brought to many towns in Uganda.Access these from any of these ...


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:57:26 GMT
Uganda Airlines procures two airbus planes - - Kampala Dispatch
Uganda Airlines procures two airbus planes -  Kampala Dispatch

Uganda Airlines has signed a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) with French airplane manufacturer Airbus for procurement of two A330-800neo airbus ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset - The Observer
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset  The Observer

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


Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

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


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
thebahamasweekly.com - Ugandan song, WOMAN a suitable anthem for International Women's Day - thebahamasweekly.com
thebahamasweekly.com - Ugandan song, WOMAN a suitable anthem for International Women's Day  thebahamasweekly.com

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


Sat, 07 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT
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
Winch Energy, iWayAfrica announce The Winch Hub to accelerate energy and internet access in rural parts of Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Winch Energy, iWayAfrica announce The Winch Hub to accelerate energy and internet access in rural parts of Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Global off-grid renewable energy operator and technology integrator, Winch Energy and African ISP iWayAfrica will deploy a remote solar kiosk under a pilot ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 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
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
Uganda's Police Launch 'UPF MOBI', A Lost & Found Property App - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda's Police Launch 'UPF MOBI', A Lost & Found Property App  PC Tech Magazine

The Uganda Police through the Directorate of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) on Monday launched their Lost and Found Property application ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Warid Telecom sells 400 towers - IT News Africa
Warid Telecom sells 400 towers  IT News Africa

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


Mon, 19 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
5 Uses of AI in Human Resources - PC Tech Magazine
5 Uses of AI in Human Resources  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
BillPin Acquires Obopay’s BillMonk Bill-Splitting Service - TechCrunch
BillPin Acquires Obopay’s BillMonk Bill-Splitting Service  TechCrunch

After some years of languishing, BillMonk's *service* and user base will be taken over by a young Singapore startup, BillPin, which provides a similar bill-splitting ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Joel Okuyo - the Rise and Fall of Africa's Brad Pitt - The Observer
Uganda: Joel Okuyo - the Rise and Fall of Africa's Brad Pitt  The Observer

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


Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Blockchain Association of Uganda ready to host the Africa Blockchain Conference - PC Tech Magazine
Blockchain Association of Uganda ready to host the Africa Blockchain Conference  PC Tech Magazine

On 23rd and 24th May, the Blockchain Association of Uganda with support from the Government of Uganda will host the Africa Blockchain Conference at the ...


Wed, 02 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Independent Uganda Finally Clocks 50 - New Vision
Independent Uganda Finally Clocks 50  New Vision

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


Tue, 09 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Reasons Why People Want to Learn Forex Trading Online - PC Tech Magazine
Reasons Why People Want to Learn Forex Trading Online  PC Tech Magazine

There are many ways to make money and trade is one of them. Here are some reasons why many people want to learn Forex trading online.


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bukedde - New Vision
Bukedde  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, 26 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Gotv Uganda Launches Campagin 'Kwata Kavu' to Give Back to its Customers - PC Tech Magazine
Gotv Uganda Launches Campagin 'Kwata Kavu' to Give Back to its Customers  PC Tech Magazine

After a successful school fess campaign, Digital Pay Television; Gotv Uganda on Wednesday rolled out an exciting customer incentive campaign dubbed Kwata ...


Wed, 19 Jul 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
Effects of Artificial Intelligence To The Business World - PC Tech Magazine
Effects of Artificial Intelligence To The Business World  PC Tech Magazine

Technology has been part of the business world for a long time. Artificial Intelligence (AI), the newest technology in the industry, is one of the key things ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda announces reappointment of VG Somasekhar as new Managing Director - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Uganda announces reappointment of VG Somasekhar as new Managing Director  PC Tech Magazine

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


Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
'Africa's telecoms market to open up by 2018' - ITWeb Africa
'Africa's telecoms market to open up by 2018'  ITWeb Africa

Mergers and acquisitions, infrastructure sharing, and market liberalisation will "reshape" telecommunications across Africa over the next four years, according to ...


Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:00:00 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
Toddler Snatched and Eaten by a Leopard at Safari Park in Uganda - RS-NEWS
Toddler Snatched and Eaten by a Leopard at Safari Park in Uganda  RS-NEWS

Ugandan authorities were looking for a leopard on Monday that has snatched and eaten a three-year-old son of a female ranger working in the most ...


Mon, 07 May 2018 13:03:29 GMT
How a Marathi festival in Indore gave birth to this healthcare startup - YourStory.com
How a Marathi festival in Indore gave birth to this healthcare startup  YourStory.com

Had Akshay Hartalkar and Manish Dashputre not been a part of Jatra Event in Indore, their e-healthcare platform Medidaili wouldn't have been able to draw the ...


Fri, 01 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandans Killed In South Sudan - New Vision
Ugandans Killed In South Sudan  New Vision

By Vision Reporters Ugandans traders and drivers doing businesses in South Sudan on Monday morning blocked Elegu border on Gulu-Juba road following the ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Warid Telecom up for sale: sources - DAWN.COM - DAWN.com
Warid Telecom up for sale: sources - DAWN.COM  DAWN.com

Karachi, 27th June, 2013 - Pakistan mobile operator Warid Telecom has been put up for sale by its Abu Dhabi owners and it is said to have drawn interest from ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Fdc Youth Wing Elects New Leaders - New Vision
Fdc Youth Wing Elects New Leaders  New Vision

THE Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) youth on Tuesday elected new leaders. Idi Ouma was elected national chairperson to be deputised by four members ...


Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Teheca Selected For the African Google Launchpad Accelerator - PC Tech Magazine
Teheca Selected For the African Google Launchpad Accelerator  PC Tech Magazine

Uganda health startup; Teheca has been selected among the first African startups for the Google Launchpad Accelerator. A program aimed at assisting startups ...


Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zain set to rebrand to Airtel - Daily Monitor
Zain set to rebrand to Airtel  Daily Monitor

Mobile operator Zain Uganda will adopt Bharti Airtel as its new face of business on November 23, 2010 Daily Monitor has learnt. The move is part of the wider ...


Fri, 12 Nov 2010 08:00:00 GMT
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators - PR Newswire
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Africa - Mobile Voice ...


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Capital Shoppers' Unstoppable Growth - New Vision
Capital Shoppers' Unstoppable Growth  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, 28 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Kampala Jinja Expressway To Affect Telecoms, Industries And Developers - New Vision
Kampala Jinja Expressway To Affect Telecoms, Industries And Developers  New Vision

The resettlement impact of the construction of US$1.1b (sh3.6trillion) Kampala-Jinja Expressway is expected to be massive, according to officials from the ...


Wed, 28 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
MTN launches the Samsung Galaxy Tab - PC Tech Magazine
MTN launches the Samsung Galaxy Tab  PC Tech Magazine

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


Wed, 13 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa to Launch the BlackBerry Z10 Smartphone - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Africa to Launch the BlackBerry Z10 Smartphone  PC Tech Magazine

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), a leading telecommunications *service* provider with operations in 20 countries across South Asia and Africa, today announced plans to ...


Wed, 08 May 2013 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
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
Lukoil to start production at Iraq's newest massive discovery in 2021 - S&P Global Platts
Lukoil to start production at Iraq's newest massive discovery in 2021  S&P Global Platts

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


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Know your hood : Katwe, Famous for its African metalic artistry - Daily Monitor
Know your hood : Katwe, Famous for its African metalic artistry  Daily Monitor

Katwe consists of two big parishes namely Katwe 1 which has about 10 zones and Katwe 2 which happens to have at least 9 zones and is located across the ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Job opportunity: Engineer II-VAS NOC at MTN Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Job opportunity: Engineer II-VAS NOC at MTN Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

MTN-Uganda is looking for an Engineer II-VAS NOC. If you're interested in the job and you're qualified, this is an opportunity you shouldn't miss. Job Summary:


Tue, 01 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda staff donates ICT lab to Uganda Technical College Lira - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda staff donates ICT lab to Uganda Technical College Lira  PC Tech Magazine

A humanitarian move made by MTN Uganda staff under their annual Y'ello Care initiative is expected to improve the quality of education of 760 students at ...


Tue, 16 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
From Tent Camps To 5 Star Hotels - New Vision
From Tent Camps To 5 Star Hotels  New Vision

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


Sat, 24 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Museveni Launches Naguru Housing Estate Project - New Vision
Museveni Launches Naguru Housing Estate Project  New Vision

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


Mon, 14 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Unregistered Sim Cards Still Functional - New Vision
Unregistered Sim Cards Still Functional  New Vision

A number of Ugandans are still using unregistered mobile phone numbers almost five months since the deadline for mass SIM card registration passed, ...


Wed, 15 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Domestic Violence Breeding Street Children - New Vision
Domestic Violence Breeding Street Children  New Vision

Youth from Lira district are worried about high levels of domestic violence that have led to an increase in the number of children running fleeing their homes to ...


Tue, 12 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT

MTN also slashes its mobile money fees - The Observer
MTN also slashes its mobile money fees  The Observer

MTN has slashed by half the fees it charges customers who send money over its mobile money platform – a relief for a consumer market that had been burdened ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Foundation Handsover New Classroom - PC Tech Magazine
MTN Uganda Foundation Handsover New Classroom  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda Foundation has supported a cause of Malongo Ark PEAS High School in Mayuge district giving them 3 newly finished and furnished classroom ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:26:00 GMT
MTN Uganda donates Shs347m for procurement of blood equipment - Eagle Online
MTN Uganda donates Shs347m for procurement of blood equipment  Eagle Online

The telecom *service* provider, MTN Uganda has availed Shs347 million to procure one automated plasma extractor for Nakasero Blood Bank and three blood ...


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:29:00 GMT
MTN Uganda new offers: 100% bonus on calls & data bundles - Dignited
MTN Uganda new offers: 100% bonus on calls & data bundles  Dignited

MTN Uganda new offers on calls, data bundles this July are giving you up to 100% bonus to allow you get more cheaply. Here is how to subscribe and enjoy.


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
DStv Users to Enjoy TV Conveniently Using MTN’s Time-based Data Bundles - softpower.ug
DStv Users to Enjoy TV Conveniently Using MTN’s Time-based Data Bundles  softpower.ug

MultiChoice Uganda and MTN Uganda have announced a new product – DStv Now data bundles – that will see DStv subscribers enjoy TV conveniently and at ...


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kadaga Rules MPs Will Pay their OTT Tax, Alters MTN Contract - softpower.ug
Kadaga Rules MPs Will Pay their OTT Tax, Alters MTN Contract  softpower.ug

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has Tuesday announced that Members of Parliament shall have to foot their Over the Top (OTT) tax on their ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda To Reward Customers in 'MTN MoMo Nyabo' Promotion Season 2 - chimpreports.com
MTN Uganda To Reward Customers in 'MTN MoMo Nyabo' Promotion Season 2  chimpreports.com

Leading telecommunications Company, MTN Uganda has Friday 21 launched a Mobile Money promotion for its customers. Header advertisement. The second ...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Breathtaking Uganda enter marriage to promote domestic tourism - pmldaily.com
MTN, Breathtaking Uganda enter marriage to promote domestic tourism  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Telecommunications giant MTN Uganda has entered into a partnership with Breathtaking Uganda, a local tourism promotion firm, that will see ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Reggae star Chronixx promises "fire" at Sheraton concert - The Observer
Reggae star Chronixx promises "fire" at Sheraton concert  The Observer

Jamaican reggae star Chronixx has promised "fire" at his much-anticipated Pulse Jamz Fest show concert scheduled for today Saturday June 29 at Kampala ...


Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Beyonce's 'Lion King:The Gift' Album to be Released on MTN TIDAL - chimpreports.com
Beyonce's 'Lion King:The Gift' Album to be Released on MTN TIDAL  chimpreports.com

Global music and entertainment streaming platform, TIDAL, in partnership with MTN Uganda, will this Friday make available the much-anticipated global album ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:51:30 GMT
MTN Partners With Breathtaking Uganda To Promote Domestic Tourism - chimpreports.com
MTN Partners With Breathtaking Uganda To Promote Domestic Tourism  chimpreports.com

MTN Uganda has entered a partnership with Breathtaking Uganda that will see young Ugandans explore more of their country. The partnership which mainly ...


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 10:47:11 GMT
MTN Uganda CEO deported with other executives - Quartz
MTN Uganda CEO deported with other executives  Quartz

MTN Uganda's clashes with security date back to July 2 when state operatives raided its data centre, in Mutundwe, a Kampala surburb.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
American Tower Company and MTN Uganda set to control all telecom masts - Techjaja
American Tower Company and MTN Uganda set to control all telecom masts  Techjaja

Uganda's telecom companies have been hiring masts to put their equipment that are currently owned by either Eaton Towers or American Tower Corporation.


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-MTN Uganda's deported CEO allowed to return -official - Reuters
UPDATE 1-MTN Uganda's deported CEO allowed to return -official  Reuters

The head of MTN Group's Ugandan business has been allowed to return to the country and is expected back later on Thursday, more than three months after he ...


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN executives over security concerns - Quartz
Uganda deports MTN executives over security concerns  Quartz

Ugandan authorities are viewing Africa's largest telco with suspicion, after detaining and deporting their executives this week. First, police arrested MTN ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
It's not just you, Uganda cross-network mobile money transfers are not working - Dignited
It's not just you, Uganda cross-network mobile money transfers are not working  Dignited

Due to technical issues, cross-network mobile money transfers stopped working for MTN and Airtel Uganda. As the issue is worked on, here are alternatives.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Donates Classroom Block to Mpigi School - chimpreports.com
MTN Donates Classroom Block to Mpigi School  chimpreports.com

MTN Uganda, through its corporate social responsibility arm, MTN Uganda Foundation, handed over a newly finished and furnished classroom block to PEAS ...


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 16:12:11 GMT
Uganda: Government and Regulator Want to Take Control of Local Ixp - the Latest in a Disturbing Pattern of Regulatory Interventions - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Government and Regulator Want to Take Control of Local Ixp - the Latest in a Disturbing Pattern of Regulatory Interventions  AllAfrica.com

The Ugandan regulator has proposed a new licensing framework that would allow it to take control of the country's Internet Exchange Point. Russell Southwood ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 21:00:00 GMT
New Classroom Block To Boost Education In Mpigi - New Vision
New Classroom Block To Boost Education In Mpigi  New Vision

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


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 05:27:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN executives, cites national security: police - Reuters
Uganda deports MTN executives, cites national security: police  Reuters

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


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Why South Sudan mobile cash is a game changer - The Citizen
Why South Sudan mobile cash is a game changer  The Citizen

In a country without a well-developed financial infrastructure—where mobile phone airtime has often been used as some form of currency—the launch of mobile ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 09:09:26 GMT
MTN faces more problems in Uganda as authorities query its sales figures - Reuters Africa
MTN faces more problems in Uganda as authorities query its sales figures  Reuters Africa

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


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Jamaican reggae star Chronixx arrives in city ahead of MTN PulseJamFest - pmldaily.com
Jamaican reggae star Chronixx arrives in city ahead of MTN PulseJamFest  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Jamaican reggae star Jamar Rolando McNaughton alias Chronixx has Thursday afternoon arrived in Kampala for the MTN Uganda PulseJamFest ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NWSC, UCAA dominate as Digital Impact Awards Africa nominations are released - pmldaily.com
NWSC, UCAA dominate as Digital Impact Awards Africa nominations are released  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – HiPipo, the organizers of the annual Digital Impact Awards Africa have released the nominees for the 6th Digital Impact Awards Africa (DIAA2019).


Sat, 20 Jul 2019 11:58:38 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 08:00:00 GMT
Parliament dumps Airtel for MTN internet - pmldaily.com
Parliament dumps Airtel for MTN internet  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – The multi-million marriage between Airtel and Parliament has ended unceremoniously with the Legislative body opting for their archrivals, MTN ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:37:39 GMT
MTN Uganda troubles - Independent
MTN Uganda troubles  Independent

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


Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
We are tax compliant: MTN Uganda responds to govt queries - africanews
We are tax compliant: MTN Uganda responds to govt queries  africanews

Government spokesman Ofwono Opondo said scrutiny of MTN came after the government acquired the capacity to monitor telecom firms' transactions for tax ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Business in Africa: MTN Uganda may have been caught in crossfire between Museveni and Kagame - Daily Maverick
Business in Africa: MTN Uganda may have been caught in crossfire between Museveni and Kagame  Daily Maverick

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


Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN is Doubling your minutes in new Voice bundle offers - Techjaja
MTN is Doubling your minutes in new Voice bundle offers  Techjaja

MTN Uganda took to their social media platforms to announce a new Voice Bundles offer which sees them double the number of minutes in monthly offer.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Airtel Money inter-operations down. Is it the promos? - Techjaja
MTN, Airtel Money inter-operations down. Is it the promos?  Techjaja

If you have tried sending money from Airtel to MTN Uganda and vice versa in the recent past, you could have noticed error messages.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda revenue rises to Shs1.38trillion - Independent
MTN Uganda revenue rises to Shs1.38trillion  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | MTN Uganda has recorded a 4.4% rise in revenue to Shs1.38 trillion for the year ending December 2018 owing to increase ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN case pits Uganda against 4 nations - The East African
MTN case pits Uganda against 4 nations  The East African

The dramatic falling out between Uganda's largest telco MTN and the authorities, which culminated in Thursday's arrest and deportation of the company's chief ...


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda’s tech sector alarmed at nationalisation plan - Business Day
Uganda’s tech sector alarmed at nationalisation plan  Business Day

Kampala — Uganda's plan to nationalise its internet data exchange *service* will result in poorer-quality services and discourage investment in one of East ...


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 17:35:00 GMT
MTN Uganda denies it understates revenues, says it is fully tax-compliant - IOL
MTN Uganda denies it understates revenues, says it is fully tax-compliant  IOL

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


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Museveni's money fights with MTN - Independent
Museveni's money fights with MTN  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | HAGGAI MATSIKO | Money, policy and misinformation are at the centre of the long-running tension between Uganda's leading telecom ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda security chiefs on the spot in MTN exile saga - The East African
Uganda security chiefs on the spot in MTN exile saga  The East African

Museveni orders the removal of telco CEO Wim Vanhelleputte from the Stop List.


Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Deported MTN-Uganda CEO sues government - Business Daily
Deported MTN-Uganda CEO sues government  Business Daily

The deported chief executive officer (CEO) of telecommunications company MTN Uganda, has sued the country's attorney general.


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires - The East African
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires  The East African

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


Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Bosco Kataala Was Paid All His Money – MTN Uganda - softpower.ug
Bosco Kataala Was Paid All His Money – MTN Uganda  softpower.ug

Since reports emerged last month of Siraje Kasirye alias Bosco Kataala that had helplessly dumped his two children to his helpless mother due to poverty, many ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 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
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
Deportations at MTN - Independent
Deportations at MTN  Independent

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


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports French and Rwandan nationals working with MTN - africanews
Uganda deports French and Rwandan nationals working with MTN  africanews

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


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Ugandan President wants MTN to list on local exchange - CNBCAfrica.com
Ugandan President wants MTN to list on local exchange  CNBCAfrica.com

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


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Reduces Calling Rate Across All Networks - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Reduces Calling Rate Across All Networks  PC Tech Magazine

On Thursday last week, telecommunication firm; Airtel Uganda announced it had reduced its calling rate across all networks by one shilling .i.e from UGX4 to ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN advertises positions of deported staff - The Observer
MTN advertises positions of deported staff  The Observer

MTN Uganda has advertised positions of three deported senior staff. The positions advertised in the media on Friday are; general manager mobile financial ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN hikes Uganda mobile money fee - Mobile World Live
MTN hikes Uganda mobile money fee  Mobile World Live

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


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ads about bus stop harassment and 'bonus wives' normalise sexism - The Guardian
Ads about bus stop harassment and 'bonus wives' normalise sexism  The Guardian

In the race to attract customers, Ugandan firms show scant regard for the harassment faced by women on a daily basis.


Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda starts 20th anniversary celebrations with Expo - Independent
MTN Uganda starts 20th anniversary celebrations with Expo  Independent

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


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Connection problem: MTN runs into trouble in Uganda - African Business Magazine
Connection problem: MTN runs into trouble in Uganda  African Business Magazine

The renewal of MTN's licence in Uganda is proving a bumpy ride. Liam Taylor reports on this latest clash in the war between governments and telecoms ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN's data revenue up 27% despite taxes - The Observer
MTN's data revenue up 27% despite taxes  The Observer

MTN Uganda has posted a glowing performance for the calendar year 2018, with its internet usage revenue moving up by almost 27 per cent growth while voice ...


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN deportations impair Rwanda-Uganda ties - The East African
MTN deportations impair Rwanda-Uganda ties  The East African

Top managers were deported to France and Rwanda.


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Yoweri Museveni demands immediate return of deported MTN Uganda's CEO Wim Vanhelleputte - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Yoweri Museveni demands immediate return of deported MTN Uganda's CEO Wim Vanhelleputte  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Wim Vanhelleputte (photo), CEO of MTN Uganda, is now authorized to return to the country. On May 30, 2019, MTN Group announced that Ugandan president.


Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Pres. Museveni to Attend Africa Blockchain Conferenc - PC Tech Magazine
Pres. Museveni to Attend Africa Blockchain Conferenc  PC Tech Magazine

President Museveni will be attending the Africa Blockchain Conference where he will also host the President of Sierra Leone; H.E. Julius Maasa Bio.


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda, Salam TV donate to health centre - Telecompaper
MTN Uganda, Salam TV donate to health centre  Telecompaper

Throughout Ramadan, MTN Uganda and Salam TV will conduct various activities to engage with Muslims all over Uganda. Salam TV is an Islamic TV channel in ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UGANDA : The politics behind the clash with MTN - Africa Intelligence
UGANDA : The politics behind the clash with MTN  Africa Intelligence

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


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Court seeks written submissions in deported MTN CEO case - The Observer
Court seeks written submissions in deported MTN CEO case  The Observer

The High court in Kampala has called for written submissions in a case challenging the deportation of Wim Vanhelleputte, the chief executive officer of MTN ...


Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda raises mobile money charges - Telecompaper
MTN Uganda raises mobile money charges  Telecompaper

MTN Uganda has increased mobile money charges between 5 and 10 percent, affecting transactions on cash withdrawal, making payments and sending money ...


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Awards Open API Challenge Winners - softpower.ug
MTN Uganda Awards Open API Challenge Winners  softpower.ug

MTN Uganda, the leading telecom company in Uganda has handed over cash prizes worth Shs 66m to winners of the recently concluded MTN Open API ...


Sat, 30 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Pressured to List in Uganda in Latest Africa Regulator Spat - Bloomberg
MTN Pressured to List in Uganda in Latest Africa Regulator Spat  Bloomberg

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


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Wife of murdered MTN employee arrested - The Observer
Wife of murdered MTN employee arrested  The Observer

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


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: MTN Uganda Revenue Rises to Shs1.38trillion - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: MTN Uganda Revenue Rises to Shs1.38trillion  AllAfrica.com

Kampala, Uganda — MTN Uganda has recorded a 4.4% rise in revenue to Shs1.38 trillion for the year ending December 2018 owing to increase in customer ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda SIM card registration woes - The East African
Uganda SIM card registration woes  The East African

Telcos blame the UCC for technical failures and *service* provider gaps.


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN-Uganda staff stabbed to death - Daily Monitor
MTN-Uganda staff stabbed to death  Daily Monitor

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


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda to hike Mobile Money Rates effective 10th May 2019 - Dignited
MTN Uganda to hike Mobile Money Rates effective 10th May 2019  Dignited

MTN Uganda is set to increase MTN Momo tariffs (MTN Mobile Money rates) starting 10th May 2019. Let's have a look at what's new.


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda - PR Newswire
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda  PR Newswire

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


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN CEO Wim Vanhelleputte - Daily Nation
Uganda deports MTN CEO Wim Vanhelleputte  Daily Nation

Uganda has deported MTN Chief Executive Officer Wim Vanhelleputte, a Belgian. In a letter signed by Internal Affairs Minister Jeje Odongo on Thursday, the ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Government raids MTN Uganda data center - DatacenterDynamics
Government raids MTN Uganda data center  DatacenterDynamics

Four servers disconnected at facility run by Huawei.


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda secures renewal of operating licence - ITWeb Africa
MTN Uganda secures renewal of operating licence  ITWeb Africa

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


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Questions Reason for CEOs Deportation - Uganda Radio Network
MTN Uganda Questions Reason for CEOs Deportation  Uganda Radio Network

The Belgian was deported last night, on the orders of the Internal Affairs Minister, Gen Jeje Odong making him the fourth employee of the company to be a ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda to offer 20% of its stake to Ugandans - Dignited
MTN Uganda to offer 20% of its stake to Ugandans  Dignited

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


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN renews sponsorship to Onduparaka FC - The Observer
MTN renews sponsorship to Onduparaka FC  The Observer

Telecommunications giant, MTN Uganda has announced a renewal of its sponsorship to the Arua-based Onduparaka FC. The Shs 300m sponsorship package ...


Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN CEO Vanhelleputte deported - The Observer
MTN CEO Vanhelleputte deported  The Observer

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


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda looks to boost local shareholding after arrests - Developing Telecoms
MTN Uganda looks to boost local shareholding after arrests  Developing Telecoms

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


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mtn Uganda 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's data centre raided - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Uganda's data centre raided  CNBCAfrica.com

KAMPALA, July 6 (Reuters) – MTN Uganda, a unit of the South African telecoms firm, said security personnel had raided its data and disconnected four of its ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mastercard Teams Up With MTN Uganda & United Bank for Africa to Launch New Mobile Money Services in Uganda - Crowdfund Insider
Mastercard Teams Up With MTN Uganda & United Bank for Africa to Launch New Mobile Money Services in Uganda  Crowdfund Insider

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


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tidal launching in Uganda and Nigeria in MTN deal - Quartz
Tidal launching in Uganda and Nigeria in MTN deal  Quartz

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


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Security chiefs on the spot in MTN exile saga - Daily Monitor
Security chiefs on the spot in MTN exile saga  Daily Monitor

President Museveni has pardoned deported MTN Uganda chief executive Wim Vanhelleputte and ordered the Immigration Department to remove him from the ...


Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Data Deals: Here's what Airtel Uganda, MTN Uganda, and Africell are offering monthly - Dignited
Data Deals: Here's what Airtel Uganda, MTN Uganda, and Africell are offering monthly  Dignited

For users who need heavy data requirements for their day to day activities, monthly data bundles come in handy. For a long time, monthly data bundles in ...


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda calls on mobile money to cultivate new debt investors - CNBC
Uganda calls on mobile money to cultivate new debt investors  CNBC

KAMPALA, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Ugandans will be able to buy government securities through a mobile money platform in a move by the east African country to ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
KCCA fans to buy match tickets using MTN MoMoPay - The Observer
KCCA fans to buy match tickets using MTN MoMoPay  The Observer

MTN Uganda has entered into a partnership with Kampala Capital City Authority Football Club (KCCA FC) to use MoMoPay as a medium of purchase for match ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN CEO was deported for 'tapping State House phone calls' - The Observer
MTN CEO was deported for 'tapping State House phone calls'  The Observer

The MTN Uganda chief executive officer, Wim Vanhelleputte was deported to Belgium for allegedly conspiring with other workers to record phone conversations ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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 introduces One Rate across all Uganda networks - Dignited
MTN Uganda introduces One Rate across all Uganda networks  Dignited

MTN Uganda has effective 1st April introduced a One Rate across all networks. This means you will pay the same amount when calling local networks in ...


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
I’m Not Aware of the MTN Contract, MPs Should Foot their OTT Tax – Kadaga - softpower.ug
I’m Not Aware of the MTN Contract, MPs Should Foot their OTT Tax – Kadaga  softpower.ug

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga has disagreed with the move by Parliament Commission to contract MTN Uganda to pay Over the Top ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here is how to contact MTN Uganda customer care on WhatsApp - Dignited
Here is how to contact MTN Uganda customer care on WhatsApp  Dignited

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


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN's success in Africa has not come minus pitfalls - The East African
MTN's success in Africa has not come minus pitfalls  The East African

Its latest troubles emanate from one of its earliest markets — Uganda.


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda issues a statement on Mobile Money fraudulent withdrawals - Dignited
MTN Uganda issues a statement on Mobile Money fraudulent withdrawals  Dignited

Mobile money *service* enables payments via a mobile device. The rapid growth of mobile money in East Africa is a phenomenon which has few precedents in ...


Sat, 06 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
10 Years Of Mtn Mobile Money - New Vision
10 Years Of Mtn Mobile Money  New Vision

By Jacky Achan. It all started in August 2016, mobile telecommunications company, MTN, entered a partnership with the Commercial Bank of Africa (Uganda).


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Parliament Contracts MTN to Provide Internet, OTT for MPs’ iPads - softpower.ug
Parliament Contracts MTN to Provide Internet, OTT for MPs’ iPads  softpower.ug

Parliament has awarded a contract to telecom giant, MTN Uganda to offer Mobile Internet Services and Over the Top (OTT) services for MPs' iPads. This was ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Get one-month Free online music streaming on TIDAL via MTN Uganda - Dignited
Get one-month Free online music streaming on TIDAL via MTN Uganda  Dignited

In August last year, MTN Uganda launched music streaming partnership with Tidal. TIDAL is subscription-based music, podcast, and video streaming *service* ...


Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
You Can Now Buy Airtime Using SafeBoda Credit - PC Tech Magazine
You Can Now Buy Airtime Using SafeBoda Credit  PC Tech Magazine

SafeBoda has updated its applications (Android and iOS) which now allows its Ugandan customers/users to buy airtime using their credit. As seen from the ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:58:00 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
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 sys.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda Reduces Calling Rates Across All Networks - Dignited
Airtel Uganda Reduces Calling Rates Across All Networks  Dignited

In a bid to remain customer-centric and provide affordable products, Airtel Uganda on 4th July 2019 reduced calling rates across all local networks. The reduced ...


Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

I’m Emptying My Bank Account to Go to Columbia - The Atlantic
I’m Emptying My Bank Account to Go to Columbia  The Atlantic

Growing up in northern Uganda, I managed to piece together an education by winning one scholarship after another. But I will somehow have to come up with ...


Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:00:00 GMT
Here's how to curb the deadly mango fruit fly - Daily Monitor
Here's how to curb the deadly mango fruit fly  Daily Monitor

But pests such as fruit fly and mango weevil are among the worst enemies, with diseases ranging from anthracnose to powdery mildew.


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Rugby - Victoria Cup: Positive Start as Zimbabwe Sables edge Zambia - Africanews English
Rugby - Victoria Cup: Positive Start as Zimbabwe Sables edge Zambia  Africanews English

Zimbabwe Sables opened their Victoria Cup campaign with a convincing 39-10 victory over Zambia in front of a packed Machinery Exchange Stadium at Harare ...


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 14:06:00 GMT
Papayas linked to outbreak of salmonellosis; over 60 ill - Barfblog
Papayas linked to outbreak of salmonellosis; over 60 ill  Barfblog

I really like fruits and berries. All kinds of fruits are my go-to snacks and over the past few years I've discovered how much I like tropical fruits like mango and ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 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
Journey Of Hope Walk 2019 Diary: Day 12 - New Vision
Journey Of Hope Walk 2019 Diary: Day 12  New Vision

JOURNEY OF HOPE AWARENESS AND CHARITY WALK 2019. By Joseph Kizza. alt=''. @joekizza. CURRENT LOCATION: SOROTI Step by step, we are ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Local artist Gloire exclusively launches lyric video on East Coast Radio - East Coast Radio
Local artist Gloire exclusively launches lyric video on East Coast Radio  East Coast Radio

In an exclusive collaboration with KZN's No.1 hit music station, KZN artist Gloire Mapenzi launched the lyric video for his acclaimed debut single, 'Signs', on East ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:33:00 GMT
A brief timeline of Uganda Telecom’s woes - Techjaja
A brief timeline of Uganda Telecom’s woes  Techjaja

UTL was there before the rest, but how it came to its knees, we are yet to know. The story begins at the start of the new millennium.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Explore cashew nut for better pay - Daily Monitor
Explore cashew nut for better pay  Daily Monitor

Better yields are obtained by an annual rainfall of 800-1200 mm and an extended dry season to allow flowering and fruiting.


Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cinematographer Vishnu Sharma enters wedlock; Watch video - Mathrubhumi English
Cinematographer Vishnu Sharma enters wedlock; Watch video  Mathrubhumi English

Cinematographer Vishnu Sharma enters wedlock; Watch video, Movie News | Movies & Music | Mathrubhumi English.


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 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
Ouma names Starlets squad for Olympics qualifiers - Daily Nation
Ouma names Starlets squad for Olympics qualifiers  Daily Nation

The national women's football team, Harambee Starlets coach David Ouma on Wednesday released a provisional squad of 39 players that will do duty against ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UN calls on Malawi to free election protest organisers - International - NTV Uganda
UN calls on Malawi to free election protest organisers - International  NTV Uganda

The UN on Thursday called on Malawi authorities to free two organisers of protests against alleged election fraud who were arrested on suspicion of stealing ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 09:51:42 GMT
Short-term mission: Reflections on 2 weeks spent in Uganda - Christian Post
Short-term mission: Reflections on 2 weeks spent in Uganda  Christian Post

Unlike many mission teams, this particular group of missionaries from the states did not bring their pre-planned ministry program.


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New fruit juice factory opens in Uganda - IEG Vu
New fruit juice factory opens in Uganda  IEG Vu

Construction started in 2014. The Uganda Development Corporation (UDC), a government agency, provided part of the investment and KOICA contributed ...


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Refugee entrepreneurs boost host communities - Uganda - ReliefWeb
Refugee entrepreneurs boost host communities - Uganda  ReliefWeb

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


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mango Farmers In Lango To Gain Value Addition Skills - New Vision
Mango Farmers In Lango To Gain Value Addition Skills  New Vision

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


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan scientists develop technique to allow mango production in off-season - FreshPlaza
Ugandan scientists develop technique to allow mango production in off-season  FreshPlaza

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


Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The circular economy: How Rwanda tries to chart its course in hostile global waters - Down To Earth Magazine
The circular economy: How Rwanda tries to chart its course in hostile global waters  Down To Earth Magazine

Wanting to move away from being a dumpyard of used clothings has meant angering Donald Trump's USA. The small east African country is trying to find a way ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 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
President Launches Soroti Fruit Factory Commercial Operations - Uganda Media Centre
President Launches Soroti Fruit Factory Commercial Operations  Uganda Media Centre

President Yoweri Museveni has advised the people of Teso Sub-Region in Eastern Uganda to continue growing fruits because it is the medicine to get them out ...


Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Dredging Lake Victoria starts today - The Star, Kenya
Dredging Lake Victoria starts today  The Star, Kenya

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


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Hyacinth harvesting machines to come from River Nile - The Standard
Hyacinth harvesting machines to come from River Nile  The Standard

A Chinese company which extracted water hyacinth from River Nile in Uganda is preparing to harvest the weed in Lake Victoria.


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
LuLu Hypermarket kicks off annual mango festival - Arab News
LuLu Hypermarket kicks off annual mango festival  Arab News

LuLu Hypermarket has kicked off its annual mango festival with 50 varieties of the fruit from different countries on show. A highlight of the LuLu Mango Mania ...


Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss - Voice of America
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss  Voice of America

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
Can one get maggots under the skin? - Daily Monitor
Can one get maggots under the skin?  Daily Monitor

Though they can gain entry to the human body through open wounds among others, they can sometimes pass through intact, unbroken skin.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Demand for avocado soars as overseas market opens - FreshPlaza.com
Uganda: Demand for avocado soars as overseas market opens  FreshPlaza.com

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


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mangoes in Charts: With supply deficits expected over coming weeks, could prices double? - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mangoes in Charts: With supply deficits expected over coming weeks, could prices double?  Fresh Fruit Portal

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, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NAEB, give Busanza a National Mango Project - The New Times
NAEB, give Busanza a National Mango Project  The New Times

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


Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
You should be eating mango - The New Times
You should be eating mango  The New Times

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


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Murdered high school teacher had ended affair with killer AP, parents say - nation.co.ke
Murdered high school teacher had ended affair with killer AP, parents say  nation.co.ke

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


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
LuLu Mango Mania 2019 Saudi Arabia opens - Saudi Gazette
LuLu Mango Mania 2019 Saudi Arabia opens  Saudi Gazette

RIYADH/DAMMAM/JEDDAH — LuLu Mango Mania 2019 with a specially picked collection of more than 50 varieties from different countries, among the star of ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How To Save Money Through Urban Farming - New Vision
How To Save Money Through Urban Farming  New Vision

A family of five in Kampala spends at least sh15,000 every day on food. This includes buying staple food like potatoes and bananas, sauce like fish or meat and ...


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

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


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
State in Sh15b plan to revive Lake Victoria - The Standard
State in Sh15b plan to revive Lake Victoria  The Standard

Kisumu City to be remodeled with some businesses relocated.


Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Philippines sees millions-strong mango surplus - Fresh Fruit Portal
The Philippines sees millions-strong mango surplus  Fresh Fruit Portal

The Philippines is facing the challenge of selling its large surplus of mangoes after atypical weather has resulted in an enormous crop, said The Guardian.


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: We Want Loans for Irrigation Equipment - Teso Fruit Farmers - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: We Want Loans for Irrigation Equipment - Teso Fruit Farmers  AllAfrica.com

Cases of fruits rotting away will be minimal in Teso sub-region following the commissioning of Soroti Fruit Factory.


Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Guatemalan mango exports to US get underway in low volume season - Fresh Fruit Portal
Guatemalan mango exports to US get underway in low volume season  Fresh Fruit Portal

Guatemala has kicked off its 2019 mango export season with shipments of early varieties to the U.S. and is also set to for the first time send fruit to the Chilean ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Hope of maritime revival as firm constructs ship assembly yard - The Standard
Hope of maritime revival as firm constructs ship assembly yard  The Standard

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


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The circular economy: Africa's historic pivot - Down To Earth Magazine
The circular economy: Africa's historic pivot  Down To Earth Magazine

African governments have increasingly been taking a stand on potentially controversial issues, including trade policy, land redistribution and macro-economic ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Press Statement on the Recent Anti Corruption Unit -State House Operations - Uganda Media Centre
Press Statement on the Recent Anti Corruption Unit -State House Operations  Uganda Media Centre

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


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
EU to tighten mango import regulations - Fresh Fruit Portal
EU to tighten mango import regulations  Fresh Fruit Portal

The European Union is introducing new legislation that will tighten controls on mango imports, as part of its efforts to prevent the entry of fruit fly. Juan Carlos ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
US: APHIS publishes Colombian mango import PRA - Fresh Fruit Portal
US: APHIS publishes Colombian mango import PRA  Fresh Fruit Portal

The U.S. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Agency (APHIS) is seeking comments on the draft pest risk assessment it has published for proposed Colombian ...


Mon, 01 Apr 2019 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
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
Plants Evolve Scents and Colors to Attract Animals for Seed Dispersal - HowStuffWorks
Plants Evolve Scents and Colors to Attract Animals for Seed Dispersal  HowStuffWorks

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


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
To put more money in mango farmers’ pockets, we must fully embrace value addition - Daily Nation
To put more money in mango farmers’ pockets, we must fully embrace value addition  Daily Nation

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


Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
First shipment of Jamaican mangoes in 20 years off to the US - Loop News Jamaica
First shipment of Jamaican mangoes in 20 years off to the US  Loop News Jamaica

A shipment of 12000 pounds of mangoes was exported to the United States (US) on Thursday. The mangoes – 'Julie' and 'East Indian' – were the first to be ...


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Use Fruits To Add Beauty To Your Compound - New Vision
Use Fruits To Add Beauty To Your Compound  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, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Opinion: Round mango market difficulties ahead - The squeezed squeeze back - Fresh Fruit Portal
Opinion: Round mango market difficulties ahead - The squeezed squeeze back  Fresh Fruit Portal

By Nissa Pierson of Crespo Organic Mangoes. This article was originally posted on Nissa's blog, Under The Mango Tree. Weeks 8-12 are the problem.


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mango yields to fall - Fruitnet
Mango yields to fall  Fruitnet

India and Pakistan are set to face a season of lower mango yields as a result of fluctuating weather.


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mexican mangoes: Slow start but volume and quality to increase through spring, says NMB - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mexican mangoes: Slow start but volume and quality to increase through spring, says NMB  Fresh Fruit Portal

The U.S.-based National Mango Board (NMB) says that the Mexican mango season that is now getting underway has experienced a much slower start than last ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's food waste warrior aims to help farmers - BBC News
Uganda's food waste warrior aims to help farmers  BBC News

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


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience - Resilience
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience  Resilience

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


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Spanish Mango to seal US alliance with Macy's - MDS
Spanish Mango to seal US alliance with Macy's  MDS

Spanish company Mango returns to undertake the conquest of the first potency of the world. Four years after breaking its alliance with JC Penney, the company ...


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mango automation breakthrough - Fruitnet
Mango automation breakthrough  Fruitnet

An Australian university has developed the world's first mango auto-harvester.


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Investors invited to establish mango orchards on former sugar cane lands - Jamaica Observer
Investors invited to establish mango orchards on former sugar cane lands  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Government is inviting Jamaicans to invest in mango orchards, which are to be established on some 60,000 acres of former sugar ...


Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
12,000 pounds of mangoes exported to US - Jamaica Observer
12,000 pounds of mangoes exported to US  Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica — Twelve thousand pounds of mangoes were exported on Thursday(June 13) to...


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Guatemalan mango shipments rise - Fruitnet
Guatemalan mango shipments rise  Fruitnet

Production is increasing as demand grows on international markets.


Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mexican mango season to get underway with Ataulfo variety - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mexican mango season to get underway with Ataulfo variety  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Majid Al Futtaim to invest Rs40b in Pakistan’s retail - The Express Tribune
Majid Al Futtaim to invest Rs40b in Pakistan’s retail  The Express Tribune

LAHORE: Majid Al Futtaim Hypermarkets Pakistan is looking to invest another Rs40 billion in the country's booming retail business, despite the current uncertain ...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
'World's first' automatic mango harvester developed in Australia - Fresh Fruit Portal
'World's first' automatic mango harvester developed in Australia  Fresh Fruit Portal

Central Queensland University (CQUniversity), Australia, has built the world's first mango auto-harvester, with the first prototype achieving 75% efficiency in ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mangoes are good antioxidants - Daily Monitor
Mangoes are good antioxidants  Daily Monitor

Mangoes are one of the commonest fruits worldwide and are filled with various nutrients such as vitamins A, C, E, K, and B6, folate, riboflavin and choline.


Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Arua Municipal Chief Finance Officer Interdicted - Uganda Radio Network
Arua Municipal Chief Finance Officer Interdicted  Uganda Radio Network

Arua Municipal TC Daniel Christopher Kaweesi addressing the council on Tuesday in the council hall. In short. It comes barely a week after Erejos arrest by the ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Changing the way mangoes are picked - Fruitnet
Changing the way mangoes are picked  Fruitnet

The non-invasive sensor team from Queensland's CQUniversity has delivered new tools to accurately assess the ripeness of mango crops prior to harvest and ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nevis Mango & Food Festival set for July 4-7, 2019 | Buzz travel - Travel News | eTurboNews
Nevis Mango & Food Festival set for July 4-7, 2019 | Buzz travel  Travel News | eTurboNews

Now in its fifth year, the Nevis Mango & Food Festival, which will take place July 4-7, 2019, is quickly becoming a serious contender for top spots in.


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Hong Kong’s mango trees mark an all but forgotten multi-ethnic past - South China Morning Post
Hong Kong’s mango trees mark an all but forgotten multi-ethnic past  South China Morning Post

Across Hong Kong, often at the sites of former police and military facilities, mango trees grow. Though it's rarely acknowledged now, they owe their existence to ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Peruvian mangoes in EU firing line - Fruitnet
Peruvian mangoes in EU firing line  Fruitnet

The future of Peruvian mango exports to Europe have been thrown into doubt following an EU decision to tighten controls on imports in order to prevent the entry ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Peruvian mango exports to drop by more than a third, says industry rep - Fresh Fruit Portal
Peruvian mango exports to drop by more than a third, says industry rep  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
'Fight corruption' Lt. Col. Nakalema appeals to Students. - Uganda Media Centre
'Fight corruption' Lt. Col. Nakalema appeals to Students.  Uganda Media Centre

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


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Former Apple Diego Sebastián signs for Spanish company Mango - MDS
Former Apple Diego Sebastián signs for Spanish company Mango  MDS

Former Apple executive Diego Sebastián joins the Spanish fashion company Mango, which is reinforcing its team to face its new stage. The fashion distribution ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Manchester institutions everyone should visit at least once - Manchester Evening News
The Manchester institutions everyone should visit at least once  Manchester Evening News

To really get under the skin of the city, these are some of the places you should try at least once.


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 11:53:00 GMT
Mango looks for Java programmers | Modaes.es - MDS
Mango looks for Java programmers | Modaes.es  MDS

Mango makes a more techie step further. Fashion distribution company has become the sponsor of Jbcn Conf, the conference of programming related to the ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Farmers blame poor yields on govt seeds - Daily Monitor
Farmers blame poor yields on govt seeds  Daily Monitor

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


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kyamazima squeezes her money from fruits - Daily Monitor
Kyamazima squeezes her money from fruits  Daily Monitor

One of the pillars of her business is her mentor. Ataliah Kyamazima holds Doreen Akankwasa in high esteem because she has given her important tips on how ...


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huge cocaine haul discovered in Brazilian mango shipment at Rotterdam - Fresh Fruit Portal
Huge cocaine haul discovered in Brazilian mango shipment at Rotterdam  Fresh Fruit Portal

A large cocaine haul of 1,500 kilograms was reportedly found hidden among mangoes in a container at the Dutch port of Rotterdam on Wednesday, according to ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
African Governments Are Paying for the World Bank's Mauritius Miracle - Foreign Policy
African Governments Are Paying for the World Bank's Mauritius Miracle  Foreign Policy

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


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Philippines looks overseas to ease mango glut - Fruitnet
Philippines looks overseas to ease mango glut  Fruitnet

Mango growers in the Philippines may look for help from international markets as they attempt to deal with surplus product.


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Investors: Kisumu port will be a boon to domestic economy - The Standard
Investors: Kisumu port will be a boon to domestic economy  The Standard

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


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
A summer of mango tourism - Media India Group
A summer of mango tourism  Media India Group

A unique and niche concept, mango tourism is gaining popularity in India and is giving tourists the rare chance of plucking mangoes directly from orchards, ...


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
US primed for Jamaican mangoes - Fruitnet
US primed for Jamaican mangoes  Fruitnet

May will see Jamaica send its first mango shipments to the US, according to Audley Shaw, the country's minister of industry, commerce, agriculture and fisheries.


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
State House hands Arua corruption cases to Police CID - East African Business Week
State House hands Arua corruption cases to Police CID  East African Business Week

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


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
21-year-old commits suicide over Shs 40,000 - The Observer
21-year-old commits suicide over Shs 40,000  The Observer

Zombo police are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of 21-year-old Bright Pimundu, a resident of Mawa village in Paidha town council.


Thu, 30 May 2019 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
New Mango Hotel opened in Haridwar | Buzz travel - Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News
New Mango Hotel opened in Haridwar | Buzz travel  Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News

The 46 key hotel in Haridwar is located just four minutes away from the famous ghat on the banks of the Ganges, Har Ki Pauri. Mango Hotels - Haridwar.


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Farmers decry disease outbreak that has ravaged mango crops - The New Times
Farmers decry disease outbreak that has ravaged mango crops  The New Times

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


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Girls turn mangoes into sweet juice and wine - Daily Nation
Girls turn mangoes into sweet juice and wine  Daily Nation

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


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Uganda Loses $60m Annually in Agro Exports due to Poor Standards - chimpreports.com
Uganda Loses $60m Annually in Agro Exports due to Poor Standards  chimpreports.com

Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde has called for concerted efforts to strengthen the standards of Uganda's agricultural produce with emphasis on value chain, ...


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's 2019/2020 budget reading - Daily Monitor
Uganda's 2019/2020 budget reading  Daily Monitor

Click to open: Finance Minister Matia Kasaija's budget speech.


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Rwanda, Pink Mango C&D sign deal for garment factory - MENAFN.COM
Rwanda, Pink Mango C&D sign deal for garment factory  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN) Rwanda Development Board (RDB) and China's Pink Mango C&D were announced to have penned a deal on the construction of a modern garment ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New quality seal planned for Mexican mangoes - Fruitnet
New quality seal planned for Mexican mangoes  Fruitnet

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


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Dredging machine arrives in Kisumu ahead of hyacinth clearing exercise - Hivisasa
Dredging machine arrives in Kisumu ahead of hyacinth clearing exercise  Hivisasa

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


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:21:23 GMT
State of the Nation Address 2019 - Uganda Media Centre
State of the Nation Address 2019  Uganda Media Centre

State of the Nation Address. By. H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA. At the. Uganda International Conference Centre,.


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 17:34:49 GMT

Uganda: Soroti fruit farmers cut down orange trees - FreshPlaza.com
Uganda: Soroti fruit farmers cut down orange trees  FreshPlaza.com

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


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Soroti Fruits Farmers Cut Down Orange Trees Out Of Frustration - New Vision
Soroti Fruits Farmers Cut Down Orange Trees Out Of Frustration  New Vision

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


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kireka Traffic Police Officer Wins 24th Car in Pepsi Promo - softpower.ug
Kireka Traffic Police Officer Wins 24th Car in Pepsi Promo  softpower.ug

A traffic police officer in Kampala has become the winner of the 25th car winner in the Tukonectinge with Pepsi consumer reward promotion by Crown ...


Sat, 20 Jul 2019 08:18:17 GMT
Why Uganda Cranes fans face a looming dilemma - Daily Nation
Why Uganda Cranes fans face a looming dilemma  Daily Nation

Uganda were knocked out in the group phase of the 2017 edition.


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mukwano and Coca Cola named most admired brands in Uganda - East African Business Week
Mukwano and Coca Cola named most admired brands in Uganda  East African Business Week

Brand Africa in partnership with Brand Leadership, Geopoll and Kantar and Publics Africa have announced the results of the Most Admired Brands in Uganda.


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
“Chairman Mao Liberated China by Clarity of thought and Strategy” – Museveni - Uganda Media Centre
“Chairman Mao Liberated China by Clarity of thought and Strategy” – Museveni  Uganda Media Centre

SHAOSHAN, CHINA: President Yoweri Museveni yesterday (Thursday) made what he described as, 'a revolutionary's pilgrimage' to the birthplace of the ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
AFCON: Senegal tops Uganda, will meet Benin in QF (video) - NBC Sports
AFCON: Senegal tops Uganda, will meet Benin in QF (video)  NBC Sports

Sadio Mane's goal sent Senegal through to the quarterfinals of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Let's Use Afcon Unity To Sell Uganda - New Vision
Let's Use Afcon Unity To Sell Uganda  New Vision

Uganda has all the chest thumping rights in the training camp in Cairo and it is all thanks to the extremely impressive performance that the national football team, ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
AFCON: Now that We’ve Everyone’s Attention, Let’s Sell Everything Destination Uganda Offers - softpower.ug
AFCON: Now that We’ve Everyone’s Attention, Let’s Sell Everything Destination Uganda Offers  softpower.ug

Uganda has all the chest thumping rights in the training camp in Cairo and it's all thanks to the extremely impressive performance that the national football team, ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UTL saga, Swimming with the Sharks - Uganda Media Centre
UTL saga, Swimming with the Sharks  Uganda Media Centre

The on-going controversies, surrounding the operations, commercial viability, net-worth, indebtedness, of the once state owned Uganda Telecommunications ...


Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Afcon 2019: Latest results, highlights and group standings - 27 June - The South African
Afcon 2019: Latest results, highlights and group standings - 27 June  The South African

Here's the latest from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations as the tournament hots up... and we don't just mean the mercury.


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Afcon 2019: Results, highlights standings and upcoming fixtures - 22 June 2019 - The South African
Afcon 2019: Results, highlights standings and upcoming fixtures - 22 June 2019  The South African

Catch up with the latest news and results from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations and see what lies in store with upcoming fixtures.


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Search for O.C. tourist kidnapped by gunmen in Uganda stretches into a third day - Los Angeles Times
Search for O.C. tourist kidnapped by gunmen in Uganda stretches into a third day  Los Angeles Times

Authorities on Saturday continued to search for an Orange County woman and her driver who were kidnapped at gunpoint by a group of men who ambushed ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda says arrests made in kidnapping of Orange County tourist - Los Angeles Times
Uganda says arrests made in kidnapping of Orange County tourist  Los Angeles Times

Ugandan police said they were "actively investigating" last week's kidnapping of Kim Endicott and driver Jean-Paul Mirenge.


Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kidnapped O.C. tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott rescued in Uganda, officials say - Los Angeles Times
Kidnapped O.C. tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott rescued in Uganda, officials say  Los Angeles Times

An Orange County woman and her driver, kidnapped last week at gunpoint by a group of men in a Uganda national park, have been rescued from their captors, ...


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Afcon: Now that we have all attention, let’s sell Ugandan brand to the world - Daily Monitor
Afcon: Now that we have all attention, let’s sell Ugandan brand to the world  Daily Monitor

Uganda has all the chest-thumping rights in the training camp in Cairo and it is all thanks to the extremely impressive performance that the national football team, ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tourist From Orange County, Driver Kidnapped in Uganda Safari Park - NBC Southern California
Tourist From Orange County, Driver Kidnapped in Uganda Safari Park  NBC Southern California

Ugandan security forces are searching for a U.S. citizen from Orange County and a local driver who were abducted in a wildlife park and their kidnappers ...


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ID PASS: how biometrics allow the live generation of NGO field reports - Biometric Update
ID PASS: how biometrics allow the live generation of NGO field reports  Biometric Update

Biometrics-enabled smart cards can be used by humanitarian organizations to monitor the organizations' own staff and contractors, and generate live field data.


Thu, 18 Jul 2019 20:01:27 GMT
SoCal woman freed after being abducted in Uganda, officials say - FOX 5 San Diego
SoCal woman freed after being abducted in Uganda, officials say  FOX 5 San Diego

A Costa Mesa woman who was abducted in Uganda along with a driver on Tuesday has been freed, authorities said Sunday.


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Calls for Orange Knowledge Programme Applications in Uganda: Masters, Short Courses and the Joint Tailor-Made Training (TMT) - The Netherlands and You
Calls for Orange Knowledge Programme Applications in Uganda: Masters, Short Courses and the Joint Tailor-Made Training (TMT)  The Netherlands and You

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


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda kidnapping: Costa Mesa woman Kimberly Sue Endicott speaks after rescue - KABC-TV
Uganda kidnapping: Costa Mesa woman Kimberly Sue Endicott speaks after rescue  KABC-TV

For the first time, we are hearing from the Costa Mesa woman kidnapped while on safari in Uganda and held for ransom.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Group results and quarter-final fixtures - Evening Standard
2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Group results and quarter-final fixtures  Evening Standard

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations is upon us, with eight teams of the original 24 left competing for glory in Egypt. Cameroon are out as defending AFCON ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
5 things Africell Uganda is doing that the other telecoms should copy - Dignited
5 things Africell Uganda is doing that the other telecoms should copy  Dignited

Do you hate being cheated? We do too. Here are 5 things Africell Uganda is giving its customers that other telecom networks in are denying their customers.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Bidibidi, a refugee camp in Uganda, is becoming a city - National Geographic
How Bidibidi, a refugee camp in Uganda, is becoming a city  National Geographic

The world's second largest refugee camp is slowly but surely transforming into a permanent city.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:03:02 GMT
In Uganda, a refugee camp becomes a city - PRI
In Uganda, a refugee camp becomes a city  PRI

In Uganda's Bidi Bidi refugee camp, progressive policies allow local residents and refugees to live, farm and work freely together, fostering the growth of small ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 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
State Dept. warns Americans of kidnapping risk in 35 nations, including Mexico - fox5sandiego.com
State Dept. warns Americans of kidnapping risk in 35 nations, including Mexico  fox5sandiego.com

The US State Department has updated its travel advisories for 35 countries with a new indicator to highlight the risk of kidnapping and hostage taking.


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
5-year-old Ugandan boy dies of Ebola as outbreak spreads beyond Congo - PBS NewsHour
5-year-old Ugandan boy dies of Ebola as outbreak spreads beyond Congo  PBS NewsHour

KASINDI, Congo (AP) — A 5-year-old boy vomiting blood became the first cross-border victim of Ebola in the current outbreak on Wednesday, while two more ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Can Uganda block Ebola's spread from neighboring Congo? - PBS NewsHour
Can Uganda block Ebola's spread from neighboring Congo?  PBS NewsHour

Eastern parts of Democratic Republic of Congo are suffering from the second-worst outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in history, with more than 500 dead so far.


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan medics now tackling Ebola say they lack supplies - PBS NewsHour
Ugandan medics now tackling Ebola say they lack supplies  PBS NewsHour

While Ugandan authorities praise health workers as “heroes” and say they are prepared to contain the spread of Ebola, some workers disagree, wondering ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Congolese flee to Uganda after contentious election, raising Ebola fears - PBS NewsHour
Congolese flee to Uganda after contentious election, raising Ebola fears  PBS NewsHour

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


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Gunmen kidnap American tourist in Uganda, demand $500K ransom - FOX 5 San Diego
Gunmen kidnap American tourist in Uganda, demand $500K ransom  FOX 5 San Diego

Four armed men kidnapped an American tourist in Uganda Tuesday and have demanded $500000 as ransom, the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda said it doesn’t need Trump’s ‘lecture’ after kidnapping of American woman - The Washington Post
Uganda said it doesn’t need Trump’s ‘lecture’ after kidnapping of American woman  The Washington Post

Uganda doesn't need a lecture from President Trump, a government official said on Wednesday in dismissing Trump's warning that the African country may feel ...


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UC Irvine students perform the stories of immigration detainees held in Orange County jails - Los Angeles Times
UC Irvine students perform the stories of immigration detainees held in Orange County jails  Los Angeles Times

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


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's former child soldiers try to heal from brutal war - PBS NewsHour
Uganda's former child soldiers try to heal from brutal war  PBS NewsHour

Fred de Sam Lazaro is director of the Under-Told Stories Project at the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota, a program that combines international journalism ...


Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A visual history of ICT & Telecoms in Uganda - Techjaja
A visual history of ICT & Telecoms in Uganda  Techjaja

The history of ICT and telecoms in Uganda, where we've come from, where we are going and its contribution to the economy.


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda party boat: Dozens dead in tragedy on Lake Victoria - Slate
Uganda party boat: Dozens dead in tragedy on Lake Victoria  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
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
Orange fleshed cassava a real deal - Daily Monitor
Orange fleshed cassava a real deal  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
These Are the 35 Countries With U.S. State Department's New Travel Warning for Kidnapping Risk - NBC New York
These Are the 35 Countries With U.S. State Department's New Travel Warning for Kidnapping Risk  NBC New York

Criminals or terrorists in nearly three dozen countries have threatened to kidnap or hold people hostage -- or actually done so -- over some kind of ransom ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
President Launches Soroti Fruit Factory Commercial Operations - Uganda Media Centre
President Launches Soroti Fruit Factory Commercial Operations  Uganda Media Centre

President Yoweri Museveni has advised the people of Teso Sub-Region in Eastern Uganda to continue growing fruits because it is the medicine to get them out ...


Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda back to the drawing board for new UTL investors - East African Business Week
Uganda back to the drawing board for new UTL investors  East African Business Week

Uganda Government has commenced with a search for new investors in Uganda Telecom Ltd after it was proved that the Nigerian Firm it had handed the ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange for the Sunsets - Quill & Quire
Orange for the Sunsets  Quill & Quire

In 1971, nine years after Uganda declared independence, General Idi Amin staged a coup in the African country, seized power, and executed his predecessor's ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 21:06:22 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
UCC base stations taking internet service to economically unviable areas - Dignited
UCC base stations taking internet service to economically unviable areas  Dignited

UCC is taking broadband internet *service* to economically unviable areas that telecoms ignore. Here is the full list of UCC base stations.


Sun, 02 Jun 2019 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: Demand for avocado soars as overseas market opens - FreshPlaza.com
Uganda: Demand for avocado soars as overseas market opens  FreshPlaza.com

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


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
7 Best Places To Safari In Uganda - Forbes
7 Best Places To Safari In Uganda  Forbes

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


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya, Uganda riders to rekindle contest in Central Africa Motocross Challenge - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Kenya, Uganda riders to rekindle contest in Central Africa Motocross Challenge - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

NAIROBI, April 8 (Xinhua) -- Kenya and Uganda will battle for bragging rights in the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM) Central Africa Motocross ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo - Uganda Business News
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo  Uganda Business News

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


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ministry steps out in faith to build $1.1 million academy in Uganda - Kentucky Today
Ministry steps out in faith to build $1.1 million academy in Uganda  Kentucky Today

ASHLAND, Ky. (KT) – A ministry led by Kentucky Baptists that started as a one-time fundraiser for missions in Uganda finishes its sixth year of operation in a ...


Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's health ministry confirms first cross-border Ebola case since outbreak started in August - WFTV Orlando
Uganda's health ministry confirms first cross-border Ebola case since outbreak started in August  WFTV Orlando

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Uganda's health ministry confirms first cross-border Ebola case since outbreak started in August.


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves - FreshPlaza
Uganda: Sweet potato porridge hits supermarket shelves  FreshPlaza

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


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan capital to fine citizens who give money to street children - The Telegraph
Ugandan capital to fine citizens who give money to street children  The Telegraph

Ugandans who give money or food to street children in the capital Kampala will be fined under measures designed to end child exploitation.


Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New fruit juice factory opens in Uganda - IEG Vu
New fruit juice factory opens in Uganda  IEG Vu

Construction started in 2014. The Uganda Development Corporation (UDC), a government agency, provided part of the investment and KOICA contributed ...


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
East African home cooking from a Van Nuys home - Los Angeles Times
East African home cooking from a Van Nuys home  Los Angeles Times

If you're eager to explore East African food, and in particular Ugandan home cooking, chef Jalia Walusimbi wants you to come over. In the kitchen of her Van ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Muntu unveils alliance for National Transformation Leadership - Independent
Muntu unveils alliance for National Transformation Leadership  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The interim leadership of the newly formed Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) political party has been ...


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Latest: More dead in family that brought Ebola to Uganda - WFTV Orlando
The Latest: More dead in family that brought Ebola to Uganda  WFTV Orlando

10:15 p.m.. The Congolese Health Ministry says another child has died of Ebola, bringing the death toll to three within the same family that had recently traveled ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Coloradans Promote Good Health In Uganda With Music - CBS Denver
Coloradans Promote Good Health In Uganda With Music  CBS Denver

When the Denver-based band Tracksuit Wedding and Michael Franti played on stage in Uganda in March, thousands of Africans got more than just a free ...


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Uganda: Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analysis & Forecast (2018-2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

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


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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 ...


Sun, 09 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 ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Greening Uganda: Native Forest Cover To Increase Resilience - Food Tank
Greening Uganda: Native Forest Cover To Increase 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
OC Woman Rescued After Being Kidnapped in Uganda - NBC Southern California
OC Woman Rescued After Being Kidnapped in Uganda  NBC Southern California

Police in Uganda say they have rescued an Orange County woman who was kidnapped. Rick Montanez reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on April 7, 2019.


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Pepperdine Taps Global Justice Reform Advocate James Gash as New President - Los Angeles Business Journal
Pepperdine Taps Global Justice Reform Advocate James Gash as New President  Los Angeles Business Journal

Pepperdine University's Board of Regents late on Feb. 13 named James Gash, an associate dean at the university's law school, as its eighth president and chief ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
East Africa: Zim Bans Ugandan Activist Musician Bobi Wine From Singing for MDC - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
East Africa: Zim Bans Ugandan Activist Musician Bobi Wine From Singing for MDC  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Firebrand Ugandan pro-democracy activist and musician, Bobi Wine was early Saturday forced to sign down by Zimbabwean authorities indicating he was not ...


Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Can Sweet Potatoes Save the World? - NC State News
Can Sweet Potatoes Save the World?  NC State News

NC State grew the North Carolina sweet potato industry into a global powerhouse. Now we're leading the effort to breed sweet potatoes that could provide ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Cup of Nations 2019 draw: Egypt to face DR Congo, Cameroon draw Ghana - BBC Sport
Africa Cup of Nations 2019 draw: Egypt to face DR Congo, Cameroon draw Ghana  BBC Sport

Hosts Egypt will face DR Congo, Uganda and Zimbabwe in Group A at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda prepares to harness opportunities of 4th Industrial revolution - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Uganda prepares to harness opportunities of 4th Industrial revolution - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

ENTEBBE, Uganda, April 9 (Xinhua) -- Uganda has set up a national task force to advise government on domesticating technological advance from the fourth ...


Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Nigerian Company Buys UTL At Shs268 Billion - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Uganda: Nigerian Company Buys UTL At Shs268 Billion  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

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


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Tickets are still available through Tazkarti booths - Egypttoday
Tickets are still available through Tazkarti booths  Egypttoday

CAIRO - 20 June 2019: Selling tickets for the 2019 African Nations Cup are still open on Monday through Tazkarti booths. The tickets for the 2019 African Cup of ...


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's SafeBoda ride-hailing service hopes to expand across Africa - Reuters
Uganda's SafeBoda ride-hailing service hopes to expand across Africa  Reuters

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
State of the Nation Address 2019 - Uganda Media Centre
State of the Nation Address 2019  Uganda Media Centre

State of the Nation Address. By. H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA. At the. Uganda International Conference Centre,.


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 17:34:49 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
Costa Mesa Woman And Ugandan Guide Kidnapped, Held For $500K Ransom - CBS Los Angeles
Costa Mesa Woman And Ugandan Guide Kidnapped, Held For $500K Ransom  CBS Los Angeles

Kimberly Sue Endicott of Costa Mesa is a mother and grandmother and self-described animal rights activist. Stacey Butler reports. 3 months ago ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How dream trip for American tourist became a nightmare - The Observer
How dream trip for American tourist became a nightmare  The Observer

It was Kimberly Sue Endicott's dream to go on an excursion to see gorillas in their natural habitat. That dream looked more like a nightmare last week when the ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Embrace Technology, Value Addition For Increased Productivity - New Vision
Embrace Technology, Value Addition For Increased Productivity  New Vision

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


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Museveni to Commission Shs 48Bn Soroti Fruit Factory Saturday - softpower.ug
Museveni to Commission Shs 48Bn Soroti Fruit Factory Saturday  softpower.ug

President Yoweri Museveni will Saturday April 13 commission the first fruit processing factory in Teso sub-region, Soroti Fruit Factory, at a function which will ...


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Theater review: ‘Witness Uganda’ is a flawed but captivating experience - LA Daily News
Theater review: ‘Witness Uganda’ is a flawed but captivating experience  LA Daily News

Presumably expelled by his New York City church for being gay, Griffin Matthews gathered his earnings from his then-unfruitful acting career and headed to ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Relief for Farmers As Soroti Fruit Factory Roars to Life - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Relief for Farmers As Soroti Fruit Factory Roars to Life  AllAfrica.com

Soroti — After four years of waiting and watching their produce rot helplessly, farmers in Teso Sub-region have reason to smile. This comes after government is ...


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Weekend Picks: Lunar New Year, Julia Sweeney, ‘Witness Uganda,’ and ‘Sleepless’ at the Music Center - Los Angeles Times
Weekend Picks: Lunar New Year, Julia Sweeney, ‘Witness Uganda,’ and ‘Sleepless’ at the Music Center  Los Angeles Times

Weekend Picks for arts events include a Lunar New Year shindig with Pacific Symphony, a new solo comedy starring “SNL” alum Julia Sweeney and Matthew ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
Mother posed as daughter in court. Now she’s in jail. - Raleigh News & Observer
Mother posed as daughter in court. Now she’s in jail.  Raleigh News & Observer

Uganda Spencer, 44, of Sanford, went to the court Feb. 22 in Pittsboro posing as her daughter, Gabrielle Spencer. She was arrested on an outstanding warrant ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Bananas: Scientists Create Vitamin A-Rich Fruit That Could Save Hundreds of Thousands of Children's Lives - Newsweek
Bananas: Scientists Create Vitamin A-Rich Fruit That Could Save Hundreds of Thousands of Children's Lives  Newsweek

Scientists in Australia have created golden-orange-fleshed bananas rich in pro-vitamin A that could save the lives of hundreds of thousands of children who die ...


Fri, 07 Jul 2017 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
AFCON 2019: dates, fixtures, tables, groups and squads - AS Argentina
AFCON 2019: dates, fixtures, tables, groups and squads  AS Argentina

The 32nd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations commences on June 21st and will be staged in six stadiums across Egypt with the final on July 19th.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 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
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Visit with President of Uganda - PEOPLE.com
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Visit with President of Uganda  PEOPLE.com

"I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts," the world leader said following the meeting.


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda - E! Online
Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda  E! Online

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


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandan pop-star lawmaker who alleges torture returns home to throngs of supporters and police - The Washington Post
Ugandan pop-star lawmaker who alleges torture returns home to throngs of supporters and police  The Washington Post

Bobi Wine, the Ugandan opposition lawmaker and pop star, returned home Thursday after seeking medical treatment in the United States for injuries he ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 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
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
Treasury Bills: How to make a profit from your mobile money in Uganda - Dignited
Treasury Bills: How to make a profit from your mobile money in Uganda  Dignited

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


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Ugandan Farmers Tour Dairy, Piggery, Fruit Farms In Elshof - New Vision
Ugandan Farmers Tour Dairy, Piggery, Fruit Farms In Elshof  New Vision

BEST FARMERS TRIP TO NETHERLANDS It is day five (Thursday) and a group of Ugandan farmers on a study tour in The Netherlands are visiting dairy, ...


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
“NRM's aim is Share with you how we can Improve our Lives – President Museveni. - Uganda Media Centre
“NRM's aim is Share with you how we can Improve our Lives – President Museveni.  Uganda Media Centre

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the NRM's aim is to share with Wananchi how we can improve our lives. He made the remarks today during a rally that ...


Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
British man, two others accused of giving Ugandan churchgoers bleach-based 'miracle solution' - WRAL.com
British man, two others accused of giving Ugandan churchgoers bleach-based 'miracle solution'  WRAL.com

A British man, Sam Little, has been arrested for allegedly distributing a "miracle solution" containing bleach to villagers and churchgoers in western Uganda, ...


Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kagame urges Rwandans to trade with DRC amid frosty ties with Uganda. - RegionWeek
Kagame urges Rwandans to trade with DRC amid frosty ties with Uganda.  RegionWeek

As relations with Uganda continue to mount frostily, Rwandan president, Paul Kagame has urged his subjects, Rwandans, to turn to Democratic Republic of ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
PART 1: No mean feat selling tourism in East Africa - The East African
PART 1: No mean feat selling tourism in East Africa  The East African

One of Uganda's most celebrated tourism entrepreneurs and ambassadors, Amos Masaba Wekesa, attributes his success to a drive spurred by the abject ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Airtel slashes calling rates - The Observer
Airtel slashes calling rates  The Observer

Airtel has slashed its calling rates across all networks in a bid to win more customers onto its network. The telecom company has reduced its flat rate to Shs 3 per ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 20:44:08 GMT
Airtel Uganda Reduces Calling Rates Across All Networks - Dignited
Airtel Uganda Reduces Calling Rates Across All Networks  Dignited

In a bid to remain customer-centric and provide affordable products, Airtel Uganda on 4th July 2019 reduced calling rates across all local networks. The reduced ...


Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Cranes Players Revel in Reunion At Airtel Dinner - AllAfrica.com
Uganda Cranes Players Revel in Reunion At Airtel Dinner  AllAfrica.com

Uganda Cranes players, *fresh* from the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) had an incredible reunion at the Serena Hotel Kampala on Friday.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:03:22 GMT
Airtel seeks extension of Shs440b loan repayment - Daily Monitor
Airtel seeks extension of Shs440b loan repayment  Daily Monitor

The repayment was rescheduled to next year for reasons, which the telecom did not declare in its Airtel Africa prospectus for listing on the London Stock ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Breweries gets new Managing Director - Independent
Uganda Breweries gets new Managing Director  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Alvin Mbugua, a finance guru from Kenya, has rejoined Uganda Breweries Ltd (UBL) as Managing Director. He took ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda launches 'Airtel Rising Stars19 tournament' - pmldaily.com
Airtel Uganda launches 'Airtel Rising Stars19 tournament'  pmldaily.com

V.G Somasekhar, the Managing Director, Indrajeet Kumar, the Marketing Director, and Hajji Zubairi Galiwango, the Guest of Honor showcase their skills and ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tanzania allows Airtel to defer listing on DSE - The East African
Tanzania allows Airtel to defer listing on DSE  The East African

Tanzania has eased pressure on the country's third-largest telecommunications firm, Airtel Tanzania, to list as part of the settlement reached between the two ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN also slashes its mobile money fees - The Observer
MTN also slashes its mobile money fees  The Observer

MTN has slashed by half the fees it charges customers who send money over its mobile money platform – a relief for a consumer market that had been burdened ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Reduces Calling Rate Across All Networks - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Reduces Calling Rate Across All Networks  PC Tech Magazine

On Thursday last week, telecommunication firm; Airtel Uganda announced it had reduced its calling rate across all networks by one shilling .i.e from UGX4 to ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa lists shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
Airtel Africa lists shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

The Nigerian Stock Exchange announced the Cross Border Secondary Listing of 3758151504 ordinary shares of Airtel Africa Plc (AIRTELAFRI) on Tuesday, ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel set to launch the Airtel TV and Music apps in Uganda - Techjaja
Airtel set to launch the Airtel TV and Music apps in Uganda  Techjaja

A job posting making rounds on Whatsapp with Airtel calling for a *content* manager to manage the Airtel TV and Airtel Music Apps.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:18:00 GMT
Fans Carry Good Omen For The Cranes - New Vision
Fans Carry Good Omen For The Cranes  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, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
It's not just you, Uganda cross-network mobile money transfers are not working - Dignited
It's not just you, Uganda cross-network mobile money transfers are not working  Dignited

Due to technical issues, cross-network mobile money transfers stopped working for MTN and Airtel Uganda. As the issue is worked on, here are alternatives.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa's IPO advised by Linklaters | ALB Article - African Law & Business (ALB)
Airtel Africa's IPO advised by Linklaters | ALB Article  African Law & Business (ALB)

Magic Circle firm Linklaters has advised nine banks on the GBP 600 million IPO of Airtel Africa on the London and Nigerian Stock Exchange.


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:37:39 GMT
Airtel Africa raises $750 mn from IPO, stock drops on debut - Livemint
Airtel Africa raises $750 mn from IPO, stock drops on debut  Livemint

Bharti Airtel priced Airtel Africa at 80 pence per share, giving it a market capitalization of around $3.9 bn.Bharti Airtel had announced plans to consider an IPO for ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to deposit money to your bank account using mobile money in Uganda - Dignited
How to deposit money to your bank account using mobile money in Uganda  Dignited

You no longer have to walk to the Automatic Teller Machine or to the bank counter to deposit your money into your bank account. Thanks to technology ...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel launches 2019 Rising Stars project, targets recruits from all districts - pmldaily.com
Airtel launches 2019 Rising Stars project, targets recruits from all districts  pmldaily.com

By Innocent Ojara. On Wednesday, Airtel Uganda team led by Managing Director, V.G Somasekhar, officially launched the eighth edition of the Airtel Rising ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kabonge takes over Buddu Ssaza head coach job - Kawowo Sports
Kabonge takes over Buddu Ssaza head coach job  Kawowo Sports

Allan Kabonge Kivewala is the new head coach at Buddu Ssaza football team with immediate effect.


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 03:33:00 GMT
Parliament dumps Airtel for MTN internet - pmldaily.com
Parliament dumps Airtel for MTN internet  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – The multi-million marriage between Airtel and Parliament has ended unceremoniously with the Legislative body opting for their archrivals, MTN ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:37:39 GMT
Uganda’s tech sector alarmed at nationalisation plan - Business Day
Uganda’s tech sector alarmed at nationalisation plan  Business Day

Kampala — Uganda's plan to nationalise its internet data exchange *service* will result in poorer-quality services and discourage investment in one of East ...


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 17:35:00 GMT
Nigerian bourse announces listing Airtel Africa Plc at over $1 per share - Journalducameroun.com - English
Nigerian bourse announces listing Airtel Africa Plc at over $1 per share  Journalducameroun.com - English

Published on 09.07.2019 at 17h21 by APA News. Share. The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has announced the Cross Border Secondary Listing of ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NWSC, UCAA dominate as Digital Impact Awards Africa nominations are released - pmldaily.com
NWSC, UCAA dominate as Digital Impact Awards Africa nominations are released  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – HiPipo, the organizers of the annual Digital Impact Awards Africa have released the nominees for the 6th Digital Impact Awards Africa (DIAA2019).


Sat, 20 Jul 2019 11:58:38 GMT
MTN Uganda new offers: 100% bonus on calls & data bundles - Dignited
MTN Uganda new offers: 100% bonus on calls & data bundles  Dignited

MTN Uganda new offers on calls, data bundles this July are giving you up to 100% bonus to allow you get more cheaply. Here is how to subscribe and enjoy.


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kadaga Rules MPs Will Pay their OTT Tax, Alters MTN Contract - softpower.ug
Kadaga Rules MPs Will Pay their OTT Tax, Alters MTN Contract  softpower.ug

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has Tuesday announced that Members of Parliament shall have to foot their Over the Top (OTT) tax on their ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Airtel Money inter-operations down. Is it the promos? - Techjaja
MTN, Airtel Money inter-operations down. Is it the promos?  Techjaja

If you have tried sending money from Airtel to MTN Uganda and vice versa in the recent past, you could have noticed error messages.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why South Sudan mobile cash is a game changer - The East African
Why South Sudan mobile cash is a game changer  The East African

In a country without a well-developed financial infrastructure—where mobile phone airtime has often been used as some form of currency—the launch of mobile ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 05:01:17 GMT
Airtel Africa sets share price ahead of London Stock Exchange listing - The East African
Airtel Africa sets share price ahead of London Stock Exchange listing  The East African

The continent's second-largest mobile operator is planning to list in Nigeria as well.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Cranes depart Cairo for Entebbe after AFCON 2019 - Kawowo Sports
Uganda Cranes depart Cairo for Entebbe after AFCON 2019  Kawowo Sports

The second and biggest batch of Uganda Cranes players as well as officials departed Cairo International Airport on Sunday night aboard Egypt Air.


Sun, 07 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Ucc Cuts Interconnection Fees, Seeks to Lower Cost of Calling - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Ucc Cuts Interconnection Fees, Seeks to Lower Cost of Calling  AllAfrica.com

Telecommunications regulator, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), has cut the price of call interconnection fees from Shs65 to Shs55.


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel takes on rivals with 4G internet - Independent
Airtel takes on rivals with 4G internet  Independent

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


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mukwano and Coca Cola named most admired brands in Uganda - East African Business Week
Mukwano and Coca Cola named most admired brands in Uganda  East African Business Week

Brand Africa in partnership with Brand Leadership, Geopoll and Kantar and Publics Africa have announced the results of the Most Admired Brands in Uganda.


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa to list over 500 million shares on Nigerian Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
Airtel Africa to list over 500 million shares on Nigerian Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

The telecommunications company Airtel Africa plans to list at least 500 million shares on the Nigeria Stock Exchange. The initial offer will comprise of between ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda faces higher running costs in policy changes - The East African
Airtel Uganda faces higher running costs in policy changes  The East African

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


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda Extends Free Internet to Regional Libraries - softpower.ug
Airtel Uganda Extends Free Internet to Regional Libraries  softpower.ug

Following the successful launch in Kampala, Airtel Uganda has now embarked on Phase II of the Public Libraries initiative with the launch of free internet ...


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa loses N148.4b in first week - The Nation Newspaper
Airtel Africa loses N148.4b in first week  The Nation Newspaper

Airtel Africa Plc lost N148.44 billion in its first week of listing at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).Airtel Africa's share price dropped.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 03:38:15 GMT
Airtel offers customers more services for less pay - The Observer
Airtel offers customers more services for less pay  The Observer

Airtel Uganda is positioning itself as the best provider of telecom services with the latest offer being an aggressive promotion of massive data and voice offers.


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda is giving you 20MBs free when you dial this code - Dignited
Airtel Uganda is giving you 20MBs free when you dial this code  Dignited

I have been in a situation where I am completely down on MBs and I am in need of a fix. This is where Airtel Uganda comes in handy. They always offer 20MBs ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 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 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel 2019 Kabaka run set for April 7 - Independent
Airtel 2019 Kabaka run set for April 7  Independent

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


Sun, 17 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda Set to launch Airtel Money Pay - Dignited
Airtel Uganda Set to launch Airtel Money Pay  Dignited

Airtel Uganda is following MTN to introduce Airtel Money Pay. With this, merchants will be able to receive payment for goods and services using Airtel Money.


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Masaza Cup 2019: Teams aim to better performances on match day three - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Masaza Cup 2019: Teams aim to better performances on match day three  Kawowo Sports

Match day three of the Airtel sponsored Masaza football cup will take center stage on Sunday, 23rd June 2019 at the various venues across the Buganda ...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa’s profit rises - The East African
Airtel Africa’s profit rises  The East African

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


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda launches 90-day 'Sukuma Cash' promotion - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda launches 90-day 'Sukuma Cash' promotion  Telecompaper

Airtel Uganda has handed over cash to Airtel Money subscribers and agents as part of a 90-day Aitel Money promotion known as Sukuma Cash. Sukuma Cash ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel connects national library to fast internet - The Observer
Airtel connects national library to fast internet  The Observer

As part of Airtel Uganda's initiative to contribute towards ICT in education and promote reading culture in Uganda, the company has announced that it has ...


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile Termination Rates Dropping- UCC - chimpreports.com
Mobile Termination Rates Dropping- UCC  chimpreports.com

The Uganda Communication Commission has over the years regulated interconnection and access systems between operators and users of telecommunication ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda announces a standard calling rate across all Networks - Dignited
Airtel Uganda announces a standard calling rate across all Networks  Dignited

Airtel Uganda, the country's only 100% 4G network has announced a standard calling rate across all networks effective 2nd April 2019. This announcement ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda doubles down on mobile data in the new Data-Blasta bundles - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda doubles down on mobile data in the new Data-Blasta bundles  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda's new Data-Blasta bundles deliver reliable 4G internet access at a cost that can fit well in everyone's pocket.


Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
We spend our CSR budgets where there is need – Airtel - The Observer
We spend our CSR budgets where there is need – Airtel  The Observer

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


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Invests $630 Million in LTE in 14 African Markets - Tech in Africa
Airtel Invests $630 Million in LTE in 14 African Markets  Tech in Africa

The Indian telecommunications giant, Bharti Airtel has invested approximately $630 million on 4G LTE to improve customer experience in fourteen African ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Cranes stars embrace the Airtel Uganda latest promotional campaigns - Kawowo Sports
Uganda Cranes stars embrace the Airtel Uganda latest promotional campaigns  Kawowo Sports

Telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda Limited, also the main sponsors of the Uganda Cranes launched two promotions - mega tok and data blasta bundles.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel launches 4G smartphone - The Observer
Airtel launches 4G smartphone  The Observer

Airtel Uganda has launched an affordable 4G smartphone in Uganda that the company says will be compatible with their 4G technology. The new phone will ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Launches Discounted Tariffs, Lucky Subscribers to Fly to Egypt for AFCON - softpower.ug
Airtel Launches Discounted Tariffs, Lucky Subscribers to Fly to Egypt for AFCON  softpower.ug

Airtel Uganda has announced a 90-day Airtel Money promotion dubbed 'Sukuma Cash' during which subscribers sending money within the network will enjoy ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
You Can Now Buy Airtime Using SafeBoda Credit - PC Tech Magazine
You Can Now Buy Airtime Using SafeBoda Credit  PC Tech Magazine

SafeBoda has updated its applications (Android and iOS) which now allows its Ugandan customers/users to buy airtime using their credit. As seen from the ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:58:00 GMT
Data Deals: Here's what Airtel Uganda, MTN Uganda, and Africell are offering monthly - Dignited
Data Deals: Here's what Airtel Uganda, MTN Uganda, and Africell are offering monthly  Dignited

For users who need heavy data requirements for their day to day activities, monthly data bundles come in handy. For a long time, monthly data bundles in ...


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda launches affordable 4G smartphone - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda launches affordable 4G smartphone  Telecompaper

Airtel Uganda has launched what it calls the most affordable 4G smartphone in Uganda. The phone costs UGX 200000 and comes with 15GB of free data worth ...


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Countdown to 2019 Kabaka Run: Airtel Uganda staff confirm participation with 4M cash contribution - Kawowo Sports
Countdown to 2019 Kabaka Run: Airtel Uganda staff confirm participation with 4M cash contribution  Kawowo Sports

Airtel Uganda has added to their initial contribution with a UGX4,000000 contribution from their staff members for the Airtel Kabaka Birthday run.


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mega-Tok: Airtel Uganda has a new voice bundle and you should check it out - Techjaja
Mega-Tok: Airtel Uganda has a new voice bundle and you should check it out  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda has today taken to their social media pages to announce a new voice bundle dubbed as “Mega-Tok”. Earlier this month, Uganda's self proclaimed ...


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda injects Shs 400M into the 2019 Airtel Masaza Football Championship - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda injects Shs 400M into the 2019 Airtel Masaza Football Championship  Kawowo Sports

For the third year in a row, Airtel Uganda will bankroll the Buganda Kingdom World Cup version, dubbed as the Airtel Masaza cup to a tune of Shs 400M.


Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
All you need to know about One call Rate on Airtel and MTN Uganda - Dignited
All you need to know about One call Rate on Airtel and MTN Uganda  Dignited

Airtel and MTN Uganda introduced one call rate standard for all local networks. What is one call rate? Do you need to switch? Here is all you need to know.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Aitel Uganda, Buganda kingdom Launch 2019 Kabaka Birthday Run - East African Business Week
Aitel Uganda, Buganda kingdom Launch 2019 Kabaka Birthday Run  East African Business Week

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


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda takes over K2 Telecom subscribers - The East African
Airtel Uganda takes over K2 Telecom subscribers  The East African

Cash-strapped K2 Telecom subscribers will be absorbed by Airtel Uganda, offering a lifeline to the Buganda Kingdom-owned telco two months after it was shut ...


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda asks for more spectrum to drive 4G penetration - Dignited
Airtel Uganda asks for more spectrum to drive 4G penetration  Dignited

Airtel Uganda top executives have met the President of Uganda and asked for more spectrum to further drive 4G penetration in Uganda, more Airtel Uganda 4G.


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mbarara Roundabout: MP Tusiime Wants New Structures Demolished as Airtel Denies Involvement - softpower.ug
Mbarara Roundabout: MP Tusiime Wants New Structures Demolished as Airtel Denies Involvement  softpower.ug

The MP for Mbarara municipality, Michael Tusiime has asked that the newly erected beautification at the main roundabout in Mbarara town be taken down.


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandans Celebrate Crane's Win At Afcon - New Vision
Ugandans Celebrate Crane's Win At Afcon  New Vision

Uganda Cranes football fans celebrate Uganda Cranes victory at the opening AFCON match between Cranes and DR Congo hosted by Airtel at Seven Sport ...


Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NEW feature: Airtel Uganda Wewole service just got better - Dignited
NEW feature: Airtel Uganda Wewole service just got better  Dignited

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


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Xente's BuyNow-Paylater feature lets you pay bills using Mobile loan - Dignited
Xente's BuyNow-Paylater feature lets you pay bills using Mobile loan  Dignited

How to pay for bills, goods and services via mobile loans in Uganda using Xente at a lower interest than banks.


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to pay taxes using Airtel Money in Uganda - Dignited
How to pay taxes using Airtel Money in Uganda  Dignited

Taxpayers can now enjoy a reliable and convenient method to pay taxes to the Uganda Revenue Authority using Airtel money. Here's how.


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to subscribe to Airtel Data OTT bundles - Dignited
How to subscribe to Airtel Data OTT bundles  Dignited

Hassle free OTT and data subscription is here from Airtel. Here is how to sunscribe to the new Airtel data OTT bundles and buy OTT with airtime.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda customers can now call at one rate across all networks - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda customers can now call at one rate across all networks  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda has this week announced a single tariff for all calls both on net and off net. This follows MTN Uganda's April 1st recent move where it announced a ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Airtel turned eight- year loss into profits - Daily Monitor
How Airtel turned eight- year loss into profits  Daily Monitor

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


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda among confirmed teams at the 2019 FUFA Corporate tourney - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda among confirmed teams at the 2019 FUFA Corporate tourney  Kawowo Sports

Telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda Limited is among the 21 corporate companies that have duly registered for the third edition of the Federation of ...


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 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
Facebook Pushes Into Africa - The Wall Street Journal
Facebook Pushes Into Africa  The Wall Street Journal

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


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda set to provide free internet to public libraries - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda set to provide free internet to public libraries  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda are to set to embark on a journey to provide free unlimited 4G wireless internet to 19 public libraries across the country.


Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda is soon introducing a new AirtelMoney Pay service - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda is soon introducing a new AirtelMoney Pay service  Techjaja

After the successful launch of MTN's MoMo Pay *service*, Airtel Uganda is introducing its own similar *service* that will be called AirtelMoney Pay.


Sun, 02 Jun 2019 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 drawn in 'group of death' at 2019 FUFA Corporate Tournament - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda drawn in 'group of death' at 2019 FUFA Corporate Tournament  Kawowo Sports

Telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda Limited are in group C, arguably the toughest group on paper at the 2019 FUFA Corporate tournament. The Uganda ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa looks at $1 billion London listing - Reuters
Airtel Africa looks at $1 billion London listing  Reuters

Airtel Africa Ltd, a subsidiary of Indian telecoms group Bharti Airtel Ltd , is considering a stock market flotation in London, it said on Tuesday, part of efforts to ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
DAVID ISABIRYE: My AFCON 2019 Tales – Uganda Cranes fans write statement of intent in Egypt - Kawowo Sports
DAVID ISABIRYE: My AFCON 2019 Tales – Uganda Cranes fans write statement of intent in Egypt  Kawowo Sports

Uganda Cranes fans in Egypt are diligent as a desert wood pecker, creative like legendary 'Song of Lawino' author Okot p'Bitek & as colorful as a rain bow.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Masaza Cup: Buddu fined, docked points for stadium violence - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Masaza Cup: Buddu fined, docked points for stadium violence  Kawowo Sports

On 30th June 2019, the Airtel Masaza Cup between Buddu and Mawokota ended in a fracas at Mpigi Police ground.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN executives, cites national security: police - Reuters
Uganda deports MTN executives, cites national security: police  Reuters

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


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Is Airtel Uganda’s countrywide network coverage 100% 4G? - Techjaja
Is Airtel Uganda’s countrywide network coverage 100% 4G?  Techjaja

Regardless of the doubts that you may have, Airtel Uganda's 4G network indeed covers the entire country, but it has some exceptions to it.


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 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 Uganda has rebranded their website to best serve you - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda has rebranded their website to best serve you  Techjaja

The buzz about Airtel's 4G countrywide coverage has been one of the most trending topics in the country for the best couple of months and we did a separate ...


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 'Sukuma Cash' Promotion winners land fully paid tickets to watch AFCON 2019 finals in Egypt - Kawowo Sports
Airtel 'Sukuma Cash' Promotion winners land fully paid tickets to watch AFCON 2019 finals in Egypt  Kawowo Sports

To stand a chance of winning, Airtel subscribers simply have to dial *185# and send money or carry out any other Airtel Money transactions like pay bills, pay ...


Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here's what you need to know about Airtel Kenya's new #RoamLikeHome bundles - Dignited
Here's what you need to know about Airtel Kenya's new #RoamLikeHome bundles  Dignited

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


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Party call: Telecoms in East Africa set for mergers, acquisitions - The East African
Party call: Telecoms in East Africa set for mergers, acquisitions  The East African

East Africa's mobile telephony market is set for more mergers and acquisition as stiff competition puts the revenues of the existing operators under pressure.


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda launches fastest 4G internet - Independent
Airtel Uganda launches fastest 4G internet  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Airtel Uganda, Uganda's second largest telecom firm has today launched its 4GLTE mobile telecommunications ...


Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Rejoice, 4G is finally here, and it has the MBeggingBowl app pre-installed - The East African
Rejoice, 4G is finally here, and it has the MBeggingBowl app pre-installed  The East African

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


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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 Uganda Announces Countrywide 4G Coverage - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Uganda Announces Countrywide 4G Coverage  PC Tech Magazine

Airtel Uganda has announced a major milestone in launching countrywide 4G/LTE coverage in the country, this morning. This means Airtel Uganda subscribers ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
5 things Africell Uganda is doing that the other telecoms should copy - Dignited
5 things Africell Uganda is doing that the other telecoms should copy  Dignited

Do you hate being cheated? We do too. Here are 5 things Africell Uganda is giving its customers that other telecom networks in are denying their customers.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 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 08:00:00 GMT
These are the new Airtel Money rates effective 7th June 2019 - Techjaja
These are the new Airtel Money rates effective 7th June 2019  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda has made changes to Airtel Money rates on Mobile Banking transactions to your phone and Payments you make effective June 7th.


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New era as Airtel Uganda announces countrywide 4G connectivity - pmldaily.com
New era as Airtel Uganda announces countrywide 4G connectivity  pmldaily.com

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


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africell Vs Airtel: Who is the king of Fridays? - Dignited
Africell Vs Airtel: Who is the king of Fridays?  Dignited

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


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked - Quartz Africa
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked  Quartz Africa

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


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How to change your Mobile Money PIN. (MTN, Airtel and Africell) - Dignited
How to change your Mobile Money PIN. (MTN, Airtel and Africell)  Dignited

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


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Shs 494m collected from Kabaka's Sickle Cell run - The Observer
Shs 494m collected from Kabaka's Sickle Cell run  The Observer

Part of the proceeds from the 2019 Kabaka Birthday Run held last month, will go to Central Medical Laboratories to help in purchasing testing equipment.


Fri, 17 May 2019 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

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