ExpertTexting International Coverage

We cover almost 98% of the world, see below highlights.

Bulk SMS, Bulk Messaging, Bulk Texting, SMS Gateway

In Uganda, Our Network Coverage are with following carriers:

Warid Uganda
MTN
Mango
Orange
Airtel

News Related to these networks:

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
Research Deliver Insight into Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2024 - Market Research Gazette
Research Deliver Insight into Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2024  Market Research Gazette

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


Tue, 21 May 2019 09:38:48 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
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities 2019-2024 - Amazing Newspaper
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities 2019-2024  Amazing Newspaper

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


Tue, 21 May 2019 09:32:30 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
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
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms - pmldaily.com
How small telecoms have been swallowed up by bigger firms  pmldaily.com

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


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

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


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

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


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Ugandan government tries to block Facebook and Twitter - The Next Web
Ugandan government tries to block Facebook and Twitter  The Next Web

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


Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets - Business Wire
Uganda Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets  Business Wire

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


Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Residents Demand Relocation Of Warid Mast - Uganda Radio Network
Residents Demand Relocation Of Warid Mast  Uganda Radio Network

An official at Airtel who spoke on condition of anonymity because he is not the company spokesperson confirms that the mast was switched off due to ...


Sat, 19 Nov 2016 10:14:54 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 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
Airtel-Warid deal is a game of data and mobile money - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel-Warid deal is a game of data and mobile money  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 14 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Warid partners with Equity bank to enable waridpesa withdraws from ATMs - PC Tech Magazine
Warid partners with Equity bank to enable waridpesa withdraws from ATMs  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 16 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
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
WhatsApp will limit message forwarding to 5 individuals or groups to fight fake news - PC Tech Magazine
WhatsApp will limit message forwarding to 5 individuals or groups to fight fake news  PC Tech Magazine

In its efforts to fight fake news and it's spread, Facebook-owned messaging *service* WhatsApp has announced that it has globally lowered the forward limit for ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 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
Fuzu Online Career Coaching & Employment Platform Officially Launched in Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Fuzu Online Career Coaching & Employment Platform Officially Launched in Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Early of April, we reported Fuzu Limited; an online career development and talent management platform was set to launch in May in Uganda, which the company ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 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
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
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset - The Observer
Youthful Mirembe determined to change women, youths' mindset  The Observer

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


Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda - 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
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
Ugandan Mobile Money Subscribers Have Risen Exponentially, Users Are Currently 53% of the Population - TechCabal
Ugandan Mobile Money Subscribers Have Risen Exponentially, Users Are Currently 53% of the Population  TechCabal

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


Tue, 17 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Ashish Thakkar: Bob Diamond’s African partner - Financial Times
Ashish Thakkar: Bob Diamond’s African partner  Financial Times

When he was 15 years old, Ashish Thakkar told his parents that he wanted to leave his school in Uganda to build a business. His family gave him a $5,000 loan, ...


Sun, 22 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel receives regulatory nod to buy Millicom's Rwanda unit  Economic Times

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


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
Trump's Syria withdrawal flies in the face of statements from top military and national security leaders - Military Times
Trump's Syria withdrawal flies in the face of statements from top military and national security leaders  Military Times

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


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
UAE desires to invest in Pakistan - The News International
UAE desires to invest in Pakistan  The News International

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


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
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
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
Why Vodafone has filed for bankruptcy - Daily Monitor
Why Vodafone has filed for bankruptcy  Daily Monitor

In a notice of issue of an interim protection order, the Civil Division of the High Court has appointed Donald Nyakairu as Vodafone's Provisional Administrator.


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Warid Taking Mobile Money to Another Level - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Warid Taking Mobile Money to Another Level  PC Tech Magazine

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


Fri, 31 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
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: KAA Admits 8 New Partners As Top Law Firms Embrace Mergers - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: KAA Admits 8 New Partners As Top Law Firms Embrace Mergers  AllAfrica.com

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


Mon, 10 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations - Livemint
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations  Livemint

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


Tue, 05 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Inside Government's Directive for All MDAs to Buy Internet from Uganda Telecom - PC Tech Magazine
Inside Government's Directive for All MDAs to Buy Internet from Uganda Telecom  PC Tech Magazine

Government through the Ministry of Finance and economic planning has ordered all Ministries, Departments and Agencies to procure internet and voice services ...


Tue, 26 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to acquire over 2.7M subscribers of Essar-owned Kenyan telco YuMobile - VC Circle
Airtel to acquire over 2.7M subscribers of Essar-owned Kenyan telco YuMobile  VC Circle

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


Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Interview with Sunil Mittal: "TRAI is now alive to some issues" - The Hindu
Interview with Sunil Mittal: "TRAI is now alive to some issues"  The Hindu

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


Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel appoints Christopher Kassami as Board Chairman for its Uganda operations - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel appoints Christopher Kassami as Board Chairman for its Uganda operations  PC Tech Magazine

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


Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
Telecoms to outsource tower sites to cut costs - Daily Monitor
Telecoms to outsource tower sites to cut costs  Daily Monitor

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


Wed, 21 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Hosts Largest Gathering of MTN Group Executives - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda Hosts Largest Gathering of MTN Group Executives  PC Tech Magazine

Uganda is the first country outside South Africa to host the largest gathering of top executives from the MTN Group and its subsidiaries from 24 countries. At least ...


Tue, 30 Jan 2018 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
The US military is putting new observation posts in northern Syria - Military Times
The US military is putting new observation posts in northern Syria  Military Times

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


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

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


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
What you need to know about UCC's directive to stop sale of airtime scratch cards - PC Tech Magazine
What you need to know about UCC's directive to stop sale of airtime scratch cards  PC Tech Magazine

Following their ban on the sale of SIM Cards recently, the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has issued yet a new directive, this time to stop the sale ...


Mon, 26 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
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
Airtel not exiting Kenya but looking to consolidate operations - Capital Business - Capital FM Kenya
Airtel not exiting Kenya but looking to consolidate operations - Capital Business  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
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
Warid SMS promotion winners - PC Tech Magazine
Warid SMS promotion winners  PC Tech Magazine

Here are some of the winners in the ongoing Warid SMS Promotion. This campaign which began on 4th March and is running till 11th June will see many daily ...


Fri, 15 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa Denies Plans to Exit Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Africa Denies Plans to Exit Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania  PC Tech Magazine

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


Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
'Africa's telecoms market to open up by 2018' - ITWeb Africa
'Africa's telecoms market to open up by 2018'  ITWeb Africa

Telecommunications to be reshaped by 2018 - Frost & Sullivan.


Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:00:00 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
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
Justine Nameea responds to Faridah Nakazibwe - Ghafla!
Justine Nameea responds to Faridah Nakazibwe  Ghafla!

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


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Spam Mail 101: Clear Your Basics About This Phishing Problem - PC Tech Magazine
Spam Mail 101: Clear Your Basics About This Phishing Problem  PC Tech Magazine

Ever since the existence of emails, spams have eventually risen. One cannot necessarily term them as malware or phishing messages. However, these are ...


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's USD $100 million Fibre Optic Project Halted by President - PC Tech Magazine
Uganda's USD $100 million Fibre Optic Project Halted by President  PC Tech Magazine

Uganda's President Museveni has ordered Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda to block an imminent approval of an additional loan to a Chinese firm ...


Sun, 04 Jan 2015 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
Bright future awaits Uganda app developers - PC Tech Magazine
Bright future awaits Uganda app developers  PC Tech Magazine

In 2011, the telecom sector in Uganda was awash with promotions promising subscribers almost free calls. As a result, call prices dropped by over 70% and a ...


Thu, 14 May 2015 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
Google Introduces Free SMS through GMail - Uganda Online
Google Introduces Free SMS through GMail  Uganda Online

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


Fri, 13 May 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei and MTN announce cheapest premium smartphone on the market; the P8 - PC Tech Magazine
Huawei and MTN announce cheapest premium smartphone on the market; the P8  PC Tech Magazine

Maker of top Chinese phone brand – Huawei Technologies and Uganda's largest 4G network – MTN Uganda yesterday officially unveiled the Huawei P8 ...


Thu, 27 Aug 2015 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
Uganda Women Win Bronze At World Cross Country - New Vision
Uganda Women Win Bronze At World Cross Country  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 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Statewide Insuarance Company - New Vision
Statewide Insuarance Company  New Vision

STATEWIDE INSURANCE COMPANY is a truly Ugandan Insurance Company founded by the Father of Insurance in Uganda Hon.John Sebaana Kizito and ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Infinix partners with Kilimall Uganda to launch the Infinix HOT 4 and NOTE 3 on Black Firday - PC Tech Magazine
Infinix partners with Kilimall Uganda to launch the Infinix HOT 4 and NOTE 3 on Black Firday  PC Tech Magazine

At the Kilimall Kenya Black Friday media conference, Infinix announced that they have an exclusive deal with Kilimall Uganda to launch Infinix NOTE3 and HOT4 ...


Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
The First 24/7 Health Call Centre Launched In Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
The First 24/7 Health Call Centre Launched In Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

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


Tue, 13 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT
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
Mobilink assures no job cuts in acquisition of Warid - Daily Times
Mobilink assures no job cuts in acquisition of Warid  Daily Times

KARACHI: Following the first-ever merger of telecom companies in Pakistan, the new owner of Warid, Mobilink has assured that the permanent and contractual ...


Fri, 27 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Aims To Promote Tourism Through Sports - New Vision
Uganda Aims To Promote Tourism Through Sports  New Vision

AFTER the land mark Kabale inaugural sports tourism proved successful, the East Africa Sports Tourism Initiative the organizers have announced that the event ...


Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Warid to start mobile money - Daily Monitor
Warid to start mobile money  Daily Monitor

Warid Telecom will this year unveil its mobile phone money transfer *service* in Uganda. Mr George Shine, Warid Telecom's head of marketing, said work on the ...


Wed, 27 Jan 2010 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Launches new Premium shop at Bugolobi - PC Tech Magazine
Airtel Launches new Premium shop at Bugolobi  PC Tech Magazine

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


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

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


Mon, 05 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Warid Telecom up for sale: sources - DAWN.com
Warid Telecom up for sale: sources  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
MTN to Recognise Women Entrepreneurs in 2017 Women in Business Awards - PC Tech Magazine
MTN to Recognise Women Entrepreneurs in 2017 Women in Business Awards  PC Tech Magazine

MTN Uganda has on Thursday unveiled the different categories for the competition in the 2017 edition of the Women in Business Awards. The awards which are ...


Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
'World's Ugliest Woman' Gets Nearly 5 Million YouTube Hits - PC Tech Magazine
'World's Ugliest Woman' Gets Nearly 5 Million YouTube Hits  PC Tech Magazine

Her name is Lizzie Valasquez and she has a disease that only 3 people in the entire world have. She has faced unimaginable cruelty that no one should ever go ...


Mon, 29 Jul 2013 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
Amity Centre of e- Learning holds “Virtual Convocation” for the graduands of five African Nations - PC Tech Magazine
Amity Centre of e- Learning holds “Virtual Convocation” for the graduands of five African Nations  PC Tech Magazine

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


Fri, 23 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Reliance in cable deal with Airtel - Calcutta Telegraph
Reliance in cable deal with Airtel  Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi, April 23: Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Jio Infocomm today teamed up with Sunil Mittal's Bharti Airtel to use the latter's i2i submarine cable ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2013 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
UAE to deposit $3 billion in Pakistan's central bank - Al-Arabiya
UAE to deposit $3 billion in Pakistan's central bank  Al-Arabiya

The United Arab Emirates plans to deposit $3 billion in Pakistan's central bank “in the next few days”, the UAE state news agency WAM reported on Friday.


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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 15:09:04 GMT
Speaker to 'fight' MTN Uganda's contract to supply free internet and OTT services to MPs - Techjaja
Speaker to 'fight' MTN Uganda's contract to supply free internet and OTT services to MPs  Techjaja

Yesterday, the MPs through the contracts committee approved and awarded awarded telecom giant MTN Uganda a contract worth over UGX 197 million to ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 14:55:00 GMT
MTN, Victoria Hospital to Provide Free Corrective Surgery for Children With Disabilities - chimpreports.com
MTN, Victoria Hospital to Provide Free Corrective Surgery for Children With Disabilities  chimpreports.com

The MTN Foundation has inked a one-year partnership worth Shs184 million with UMC Victoria Hospital that will see the Bukoto based health facility provide ...


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
We Don’t Need iPads or Parliament to Pay Our OTT Tax – Western Youth MP - softpower.ug
We Don’t Need iPads or Parliament to Pay Our OTT Tax – Western Youth MP  softpower.ug

The Youth MP for Western region, Mwine Mpaka has condemned the move by the Parliament Commission to foot the bills for provision of internet and Over The ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 09:10:58 GMT
MTN Uganda refunds clients' money after uproar - pmldaily.com
MTN Uganda refunds clients' money after uproar  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Telecom giant, MTN Uganda says it has refunded agents and vendors whose mobile money float was stolen by yet to be identified individuals but ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Malkia Strikers hit Uganda to qualify for African Games - Daily Nation
Malkia Strikers hit Uganda to qualify for African Games  Daily Nation

Kenya beat Uganda at the Zone V African Games qualifiers at the MTN Lugogo Indoor arena in Kampala.


Tue, 21 May 2019 19:06:37 GMT
Sebulime Murder Probe: Police Say Minister Nantaba Has Failed to Cooperate - softpower.ug
Sebulime Murder Probe: Police Say Minister Nantaba Has Failed to Cooperate  softpower.ug

Police spokesperson, CP Fred Enanga has asked State Minister for ICT, Idah Nantaba to let Police carrybout its investigations into the circumstances ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 12:18:49 GMT
MPs must pay for OTT and internet data - Speaker Kadaga - NTV Uganda
MPs must pay for OTT and internet data - Speaker Kadaga  NTV Uganda

The speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has denied knowledge of a contract the Parliamentary Commission awarded to MTN Uganda to supply monthly ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 18:55:22 GMT
An MP Who Can’t Afford OTT Tax is as Good as Dead – Fr Gaetano - softpower.ug
An MP Who Can’t Afford OTT Tax is as Good as Dead – Fr Gaetano  softpower.ug

Outspoken cleric and parish priest of Kitanga catholic parish in Kabale diocese, Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has labeled Members of Parliament as greedy, selfish ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 11:11:36 GMT
Commission Insists Parliament Should Pay MPs’ OTT Despite Kadaga’s Objection - softpower.ug
Commission Insists Parliament Should Pay MPs’ OTT Despite Kadaga’s Objection  softpower.ug

Parliament Commission through the Commissioner in charge of Finance and Planning, Peter Ogwang has come out to defend the decision to pay Over the Top ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 16:30:30 GMT
CSO's attack MPs over data and OTT payment - KFM
CSO's attack MPs over data and OTT payment  KFM

By Ritah Kemigisa. Civil society organizations have slammed members of parliament for heavily burdening Ugandans by making them pay for their social media ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 08:08:50 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
Rwanda-Uganda feud escalates - African Business Magazine
Rwanda-Uganda feud escalates  African Business Magazine

Tensions mount between Rwanda and Uganda as the two leaders exchange blows that could be damaging for trade.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Malkia Strikers on the brink of African Games qualification - Daily Nation
Malkia Strikers on the brink of African Games qualification  Daily Nation

The cash-strapped Kenya national women volleyball team is on the brink of qualifying for the African Games. On Monday, Malkia Strikers thrashed Ethiopia ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 16:32:38 GMT
Jumia global is now live in Uganda - Dignited
Jumia global is now live in Uganda  Dignited

Jumia Global, a branch of Jumia that allows you to buy products from abroad and pay using Ugandan currency is now live in Uganda. Here's all you need to ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 12:30:00 GMT
MTN posts strong first-quarter service revenue growth - Creamer Media's Engineering News
MTN posts strong first-quarter service revenue growth  Creamer Media's Engineering News

Telecommunications giant MTN Group has met its medium-term revenue growth guidance, posting a 10% year-on-year increase to R33.2-billion, supported by a ...


Thu, 09 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
MTN Nigeria Listing Set for Thursday - Bloomberg
MTN Nigeria Listing Set for Thursday  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. will list its Nigeria unit in Lagos on Thursday in a move that will value the pan-African wireless carrier's largest business at 1.8 trillion naira ($5 ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:34:00 GMT
Understanding the Impact of Denial of S.African Visas to Uganda’s Tour Operators - softpower.ug
Understanding the Impact of Denial of S.African Visas to Uganda’s Tour Operators  softpower.ug

This week, a group of Ugandan tour operators raised alarm after failing to secure Visas to travel to South Africa to sell Uganda's tourism at the 2019 Travel ...


Sat, 04 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel lowers mobile money tariffs - pmldaily.com
Airtel lowers mobile money tariffs  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Barely a month since MTN Uganda revised its tariffs, bitter rival, Airtel Uganda has on Wednesday, May 7, followed suit issuing a statement ...


Thu, 09 May 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
MTN directors step down from board amid controversies - Telecom Lead
MTN directors step down from board amid controversies  Telecom Lead

MTN Group announced significant changes to the Group Board and the establishment of an International Advisory Board (IAB) amid controversies. MTN South ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 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
Top Internet packages for businesses in Uganda - Techjaja
Top Internet packages for businesses in Uganda  Techjaja

Today we are going to digest the top internet packages available for businesses across the country but first,


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to use MomoPay to Pay Your Merchant - PC Tech Magazine
How to use MomoPay to Pay Your Merchant  PC Tech Magazine

Customers can pay for their products or services using MTN MomoPay. A cashless payment mode that is used through MTN mobile money.


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's president 'astonished' MTN charged less for telecom license renewal - Reuters
Uganda's president 'astonished' MTN charged less for telecom license renewal  Reuters

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


Tue, 15 Jan 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
Smile Telecoms Appoints Ex-MTN South Africa As New Group CEO - Techfinancials.co.za
Smile Telecoms Appoints Ex-MTN South Africa As New Group CEO  Techfinancials.co.za

Ahmad Farroukh, a former CEO of MTN South Africa, has been appointed as Group Chief Executive Officer of Smile Telecoms.


Tue, 21 May 2019 14:24:22 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
MTN faces more problems in Uganda in probe of its sales figures - The East African
MTN faces more problems in Uganda in probe of its sales figures  The East African

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


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Kassim Ouma Rules Out Rekindling Relationship With Juliana - New Vision
Kassim Ouma Rules Out Rekindling Relationship With Juliana  New Vision

Kassim Ouma Factfile. Born - 12 December 1978,. Kampala. Nickname- The Dream. Weight - Light middle/ middleweight. 2004- Beat Verno Phillips to win the ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 14:08:00 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 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
Connection problem: MTN runs into trouble in Uganda - African Business Magazine
Connection problem: MTN runs into trouble in Uganda  African Business Magazine

MTN's battle to renew its licence in Uganda is the latest clash in the war between governments and telecoms providers.


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
This is what happens when you send mobile money to a wrong number - Techjaja
This is what happens when you send mobile money to a wrong number  Techjaja

Mobile Money platform is undoubtedly one of Africa's greatest contribution to the Fintech ecosystem with the inclusion rate of people from different backgrounds ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports French and Rwandan nationals working with MTN - africanews
Uganda deports French and Rwandan nationals working with MTN  africanews

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


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda 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
Now customers can access credit information via mobile phones - Independent
Now customers can access credit information via mobile phones  Independent

Sam Omukoko is the group managing director for Metropol Corporation Limited, a business, information and credit management company. He spoke to The ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 11:00:03 GMT
MTN hikes Uganda mobile money fee - Mobile World Live
MTN hikes Uganda mobile money fee  Mobile World Live

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


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN group posts strong first-quarter service revenue growth - pmldaily.com
MTN group posts strong first-quarter service revenue growth  pmldaily.com

AFRICA- Telecommunications giant MTN Group has met its medium-term revenue growth guidance, posting a 10% year-on-year increase to R33.2-billion, ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 08:30:50 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
Inside the crisis at MTN Uganda - Daily Nation
Inside the crisis at MTN Uganda  Daily Nation

KAMPALA,. The saga involving government and MTN Uganda bigwigs, which has been unfolding for months, appeared to have reached a climax on Thursday ...


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
Bank, telecoms price war: Why the pinch could go beyond charges - Daily Monitor
Bank, telecoms price war: Why the pinch could go beyond charges  Daily Monitor

The advent of mobile money and thereafter integration between banks and telecoms has enabled him deposit and withdraw money from his bank to mobile ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 06:00:43 GMT
Airtel Uganda, URA partner to ease tax payment - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda, URA partner to ease tax payment  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda and URA have launched Airtel Easy Tax, a partnership that will facilitate the payment and clearence of all your tax bills.


Mon, 20 May 2019 12:21:15 GMT
Telecoms use fake gadgets for sim card verification-NIRA - pmldaily.com
Telecoms use fake gadgets for sim card verification-NIRA  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – The National Identity Registration Authority (NIRA) has blamed the recent failure by telecom operators to verify sim cards on the companies' failure ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 15:35:06 GMT
Uganda wants unit of MTN Group to list locally before license extension - Reuters
Uganda wants unit of MTN Group to list locally before license extension  Reuters

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


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires - The East African
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires  The East African

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


Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda 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 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
Ugandan President wants MTN to list on local exchange - CNBCAfrica.com
Ugandan President wants MTN to list on local exchange  CNBCAfrica.com

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


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda questions $118m fee for 10-year licence - The Punch
MTN Uganda questions $118m fee for 10-year licence  The Punch

The Uganda Communications Commission has increased the ten-year licence fee for MTN Uganda to $118m from the $100m proposed by the cabinet in Novem ...


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 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
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
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 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 opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups - africanews
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups  africanews

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


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Here Are The MTN Mobile Money Revised Rates - PC Tech Magazine
Here Are The MTN Mobile Money Revised Rates  PC Tech Magazine

The revised MTN Mobile Money rates on sending money, withdrawing cash, and making payments on utilities go effective today.


Fri, 10 May 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
Uganda pushes MTN to go local by listing - Business Day
Uganda pushes MTN to go local by listing  Business Day

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


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda says security personnel raided its data centre - EWN
MTN Uganda says security personnel raided its data centre  EWN

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


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda Extends 2018 Marathon to Regional Towns Mbarara, Mbale, Gulu - softpower.ug
MTN Uganda Extends 2018 Marathon to Regional Towns Mbarara, Mbale, Gulu  softpower.ug

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


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Says It's Mulling Uganda Listing Amid Government Prodding - Bloomberg
MTN Says It's Mulling Uganda Listing Amid Government Prodding  Bloomberg

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


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN 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
MTN Uganda moves to enhance cashless payments - NTV Uganda
MTN Uganda moves to enhance cashless payments  NTV Uganda

MTN Uganda says enhancing the capacity of consumers to utilise numerous payment platforms on an integrated mobile money system is critical for ensuring a.


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN is now mulling a listing in Uganda - TechCentral
MTN is now mulling a listing in Uganda  TechCentral

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


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why MTN Uganda CEO Was Deported - Uganda Radio Network
Why MTN Uganda CEO Was Deported  Uganda Radio Network

It is also alleged that when Internal Security Organisation-ISO operatives raided the MTN data centre at Mutundwe, they discovered that Vanhelleputte tapped ...


Sun, 24 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 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 Uganda posts strong 2018 growth: Revenue grew by 8.6% - Techjaja
MTN Uganda posts strong 2018 growth: Revenue grew by 8.6%  Techjaja

Uganda's vibrant economic activity in the last year contributed to the strong performance of MTN Uganda in 2018. MTN Uganda's revenue in 2018 grew by 8.6% ...


Mon, 25 Mar 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
MTN Uganda will have to pay $118m in licence renewal fees - Techjaja
MTN Uganda will have to pay $118m in licence renewal fees  Techjaja

For close to a year now, MTN Uganda has been negotiating with Government to have its permit renewed after the initial 20-year licence to operate in Uganda ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tidal launching in Uganda and Nigeria in MTN deal - Quartz
Tidal launching in Uganda and Nigeria in MTN deal  Quartz

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


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN 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
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 Uganda advertises positions of deported staff - Daily Monitor
MTN Uganda advertises positions of deported staff  Daily Monitor

There are reports that President Museveni allowed Vanhelleputte to return following a meeting with MTN Group CEO Rob Shuter.


Sat, 23 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN opens up mobile money platform to developers - The Observer
MTN opens up mobile money platform to developers  The Observer

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


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda now has one rate for all calls, regardless of networks - Techjaja
MTN Uganda now has one rate for all calls, regardless of networks  Techjaja

From 1st April 2019, MTN customers will be able to make calls across any network in Uganda with one rate: 4/- per second and 180/- per minute.


Mon, 01 Apr 2019 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
Mastercard, MTN and UUBA team on mobile money in Uganda - Finextra
Mastercard, MTN and UUBA team on mobile money in Uganda  Finextra

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


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 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
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 increase local shareholding to 20 percent - Business - NTV Uganda
MTN Uganda to increase local shareholding to 20 percent - Business  NTV Uganda

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


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 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
South Africa's MTN aims to expand local shareholding of its Ugandan unit to 20 pct - CEO - Reuters Africa
South Africa's MTN aims to expand local shareholding of its Ugandan unit to 20 pct - CEO  Reuters Africa

KAMPALA (Reuters) - MTN Group's Uganda unit is looking to boost local shareholding to 20 percent from 4 percent this year, the South African telecoms giant's ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Small reprieve as Uganda reverses MTN festival ban - Business Day
Small reprieve as Uganda reverses MTN festival ban  Business Day

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


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Who is Enid Edroma, the new GM of MTN Uganda's corporate affairs? - Techjaja
Who is Enid Edroma, the new GM of MTN Uganda's corporate affairs?  Techjaja

MTN Uganda has appointed Enid Edroma to the position of General Manager for the company's corporate Affairs.


Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Mobile Money Users to Conveniently Make Transfers to All Networks - softpower.ug
MTN Mobile Money Users to Conveniently Make Transfers to All Networks  softpower.ug

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


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda 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
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
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
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 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 Unveils International Data Roaming Bundles to Ease Communication - softpower.ug
MTN Unveils International Data Roaming Bundles to Ease Communication  softpower.ug

MTN Uganda customers can now access uninterrupted communication services when travelling after the telecom giant unveiled international data roaming ...


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN increases its Mobile Money rates effective May 10th - Techjaja
MTN increases its Mobile Money rates effective May 10th  Techjaja

The new rates are set to be effective on Wednesday 10th May and there is a notable increase in the sending, withdraws charges and payments.


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
MTN Uganda's 2-in-1 Mi-fi and Power bank: Price and Specifications - Techjaja
MTN Uganda's 2-in-1 Mi-fi and Power bank: Price and Specifications  Techjaja

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


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
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

Museveni Launches Soroti Fruit Factory Commercial Operations - kampalapost.com
Museveni Launches Soroti Fruit Factory Commercial Operations  kampalapost.com

By Kampala Post Reporter. President Yoweri Museveni has advised the people of Teso Sub-Region in Eastern Uganda to continue growing fruits because it is ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nine arrested with fake US currency in Kilimani area - The Star, Kenya
Nine arrested with fake US currency in Kilimani area  The Star, Kenya

Seven foreigners are among the arrested suspects..


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda a safari destination where you get so see charismatic wildlife up close - The Irish News
Uganda a safari destination where you get so see charismatic wildlife up close  The Irish News

WALKING in rural Uganda is unlike a safari of the traditional kind.


Sat, 04 May 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
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
MPs express concern over closure of new fruit factory - capitalradio.co.ug
MPs express concern over closure of new fruit factory  capitalradio.co.ug

By Alice Lubwama Law makers on the budget committee of parliament are concerned that Soroti fruit factory is not functioning barely a few weeks after it was ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 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
Student works with rural farmers in Africa to sell dried mangoes - UI The Daily Iowan
Student works with rural farmers in Africa to sell dried mangoes  UI The Daily Iowan

When Hayden Vest traveled across the world to aid farmers in Africa, he realized he was a part of something bigger than himself. Vest, a junior at the University ...


Tue, 09 Apr 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
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
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
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss - VOA News
Marked for Demolition? Ugandans on Pipeline Route Fear Land Loss  VOA News

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


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
Rwanda Focussed To Make Second-Hand Clothing A Thing Of Past - WeeTracker Media
Rwanda Focussed To Make Second-Hand Clothing A Thing Of Past  WeeTracker Media

Rwanda has entered into a partnership deal with a Chinese garment manufacturer Pink Mango C&D to set up a modern garment factory in Kigali.


Mon, 13 May 2019 12:18:35 GMT
AP officer wanted for killing wife arrested near Uganda - Nairobi News
AP officer wanted for killing wife arrested near Uganda  Nairobi News

An Administration Police officer who was on the run after allegedly shooting his wife dead on Thursday has been arrested. Western regional police chief Rashid ...


Thu, 14 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
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season - Global Times
Scientists in Uganda develop technique to boost mango production during off-season  Global Times

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


Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
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
UNITED NEWS OF INDIA - United News of India
UNITED NEWS OF INDIA  United News of India

Encounter ensues in Sopore during CASO; Prez, PM greet nation on Buddha Purnima; Two youth who walking suspiciously in metro tunnel arrested; Three HM ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 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
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
Refugee entrepreneurs boost host communities - Norwegian Refugee Council
Refugee entrepreneurs boost host communities  Norwegian Refugee Council

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
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
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
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
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
Guatemalan mango exports to US get underway in low volume season - FreshFruitPortal.com - Fresh Fruit Portal
Guatemalan mango exports to US get underway in low volume season - FreshFruitPortal.com  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
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
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience - Resilience
Greening Uganda: Restoring Native Forest Cover To Increase Local Resilience  Resilience

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


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
State 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
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
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
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
Mangoes are good antioxidants - Daily Monitor
Mangoes are good antioxidants  Daily Monitor

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


Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
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
US tourist and driver freed after being kidnapped by gunmen in Uganda - The Independent
US tourist and driver freed after being kidnapped by gunmen in Uganda  The Independent

An American tourist and her tour guide who were abducted in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park last week have been rescued, officials confirmed on ...


Sun, 07 Apr 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
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
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
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
German national in Uganda 'hunted by police for sexually abusing girls in his care' charged with child trafficking and defilement - The Independent
German national in Uganda 'hunted by police for sexually abusing girls in his care' charged with child trafficking and defilement  The Independent

A 70-year-old German national in Uganda who was the target of a police hunt has appeared before a local court facing 28 counts connected to aggravated ...


Thu, 04 Apr 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
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
Guimaras Mango Festival - Gastro Obscura - Atlas Obscura
Guimaras Mango Festival - Gastro Obscura  Atlas Obscura

The Philippine province of Guimaras, a small island nestled between Panay and Negros, is renowned for its natural landscape and pastoral farms. On the ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:02:28 GMT
American woman kidnapped for $500,000 ransom while on safari in Uganda - The Independent
American woman kidnapped for $500,000 ransom while on safari in Uganda  The Independent

An American woman touring one of Uganda's most popular safari destinations has been kidnapped with her local guide and is being held for ransom for ...


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 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
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
Can you help transform this Ugandan village? - Stroud News and Journal
Can you help transform this Ugandan village?  Stroud News and Journal

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


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
African Prisons Project Founder: 'Our World Becomes Rich When We Don't Write People Off' - Forbes
African Prisons Project Founder: 'Our World Becomes Rich When We Don't Write People Off'  Forbes

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


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda bans chilli exports to European Union - FreshPlaza.com
Uganda bans chilli exports to European Union  FreshPlaza.com

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


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bio-piracy: the sale of Uganda's lakes to investors - CADTM.org
Bio-piracy: the sale of Uganda's lakes to investors  CADTM.org

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


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Arua Municipal Chief Finance Officer Interdicted - Uganda Radio Network
Arua Municipal Chief Finance Officer Interdicted  Uganda Radio Network

It comes barely a week after Erejos arrest by the State House Anti-Corruption Unit on allegations of mismanaging up to 436 million Shillings from the Road Fund.


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
German national in Uganda being 'hunted by police for sexually abusing girls in his care' - The Independent
German national in Uganda being 'hunted by police for sexually abusing girls in his care'  The Independent

Police are reportedly hunting for a 70-year-old German national in Uganda who is facing *fresh* allegations of child sex tourism. Bernhard Bery Glaser's home ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
David Masanso of talking cartoons - Independent
David Masanso of talking cartoons  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | AGNES E NANTABA | David Masanso is an animator who has mastered the art and science of making computers and cartoons work ...


Thu, 04 Apr 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
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa - Fresh Fruit Portal
Brazil exports first-ever mangoes to South Africa  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's week in pictures: 24-30 August 2018 - BBC News
Africa's week in pictures: 24-30 August 2018  BBC News

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


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rema uses the Sili Muyembe song to woo Kenzo into marriage - Uganda Online
Rema uses the Sili Muyembe song to woo Kenzo into marriage  Uganda Online

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


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
5New quality seal planned for Mexican mangoes - Fruitnet
5New 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
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
Bubu: The Age Of Economic Transformation Is Here - New Vision
Bubu: The Age Of Economic Transformation Is Here  New Vision

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


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
USA Pears and National Mango Board team up for conditioning effort - FreshFruitPortal.com - Fresh Fruit Portal
USA Pears and National Mango Board team up for conditioning effort - FreshFruitPortal.com  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Fight corruption' Lt. Col. Nakalema appeals to Students. - Uganda Media Centre
'Fight corruption' Lt. Col. Nakalema appeals to Students.  Uganda Media Centre

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


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mangoes in Charts: Ecuador, bringing high value fruit over the winter months - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mangoes in Charts: Ecuador, bringing high value fruit over the winter months  Fresh Fruit Portal

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
Pleasure boat sinks on Lake Victoria in Uganda, leaving at least 29 dead - The Independent
Pleasure boat sinks on Lake Victoria in Uganda, leaving at least 29 dead  The Independent

At least 29 people have died after a pleasure cruise boat capsized and sank on Lake Victoria in Uganda, according to police. The vessel was carrying more than ...


Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Trappist Mango Products - Gastro Obscura - Atlas Obscura
Trappist Mango Products - Gastro Obscura  Atlas Obscura

On a small island in the Philippines, monks make the most of local fruit.


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 17:11:09 GMT
Kenya signs mango, avocado export agreement with China - Fresh Fruit Portal
Kenya signs mango, avocado export agreement with China  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Fruit flies menace for many mango farmers in Elgeyo Marakwet - NTV
Fruit flies menace for many mango farmers in Elgeyo Marakwet  NTV

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


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Bangladeshi mango granted GI - Fruitnet
Bangladeshi mango granted GI  Fruitnet

A geographical indicator (GI) tag has been granted to the Khirsapat mango, popularly known as Himsagar, in a development expected to open up branding ...


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register - The Times
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register  The Times

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


Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mango factory set for revival four years after machines went silent - The Standard
Mango factory set for revival four years after machines went silent  The Standard

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


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kasese: Col Katungi Seeks OWC Support to Fully Utilize Army’s Production Land - softpower.ug
Kasese: Col Katungi Seeks OWC Support to Fully Utilize Army’s Production Land  softpower.ug

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


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Organizational Refactoring at Mango - InfoQ.com
Organizational Refactoring at Mango  InfoQ.com

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


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Row brews between Uganda, Chinese firm over sand mining in Lake Victoria - Business Daily
Row brews between Uganda, Chinese firm over sand mining in Lake Victoria  Business Daily

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


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Accountant Quit Bank to Make Juice - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Uganda: Accountant Quit Bank to Make Juice  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

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


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mozambique: Woman fleeing floods gives birth in a tree - Africa Feeds
Mozambique: Woman fleeing floods gives birth in a tree  Africa Feeds

The deadly impact of Cyclone Idai forced a woman in Mozambique to climb a tree in order to give birth. The woman called Amélia gave birth to her daughter ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
50 of the world's best desserts - CNN
50 of the world's best desserts  CNN

From chocolate mousse and cheesecake to pavlova and polvorónes, take a look at the 50 best desserts around the world and where they come from.


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kelowna couple spearheads Mango and Moose International to build thriving communities - Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna couple spearheads Mango and Moose International to build thriving communities  Kelowna Capital News

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


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Artists should not have to seek government approval to make their art - Freemuse
Uganda: Artists should not have to seek government approval to make their art  Freemuse

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


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Letter to Mowzey Radio - Mbu
Letter to Mowzey Radio  Mbu

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


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Australia: Mango growers get closer to Asia with new Darwin-Hong Kong charter flights - Fresh Fruit Portal
Australia: Mango growers get closer to Asia with new Darwin-Hong Kong charter flights  Fresh Fruit Portal

Mango farmers in Australia's Top End have drastically cut their export supply chain into Asia thanks to new direct flights from Darwin to Hong Kong, and ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 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
studio PKA's mango house uses earthy tones to reconnect with nature in india - Designboom
studio PKA's mango house uses earthy tones to reconnect with nature in india  Designboom

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


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
February 2019: New regulations in Uganda restricting artistic freedom, and artists released from jail - Freemuse
February 2019: New regulations in Uganda restricting artistic freedom, and artists released from jail  Freemuse

Uganda's government is proposing new regulations including vetting new songs, videos and film scripts prior to their release. Artists will have to register with the ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
What's on this weekend? Your guide into this week's plot - pmldaily.com
What's on this weekend? Your guide into this week's plot  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – It is weekend, again! It is time to loosen up after a heavy, long and tedious week. Worry no more. PML Daily has been in and around town to find out ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Colombia: Keitt variety driving exports and replacing Tommy Atkins - Fresh Fruit Portal
Colombia: Keitt variety driving exports and replacing Tommy Atkins  Fresh Fruit Portal

The Colombian mango industry has been seeing steady export expansion over the last couple of years driven by Keitt, which has registered higher growth than ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ecuador concerned by long Mexican mango season - Fresh Fruit Portal
Ecuador concerned by long Mexican mango season  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mango reorganizes its management: hires former Privalia as CFO - MDS
Mango reorganizes its management: hires former Privalia as CFO  MDS

Mango reinforces its leadership. The Spanish company of fashion distribution, number two in Spain by sales figure, added to its team Josep Barberà, former ...


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mangoes in Charts: Record prices in June may remain high for coming months - Fresh Fruit Portal
Mangoes in Charts: Record prices in June may remain high for coming months  Fresh Fruit Portal

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


Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China's CNOOC sees Ugandan oil production starting in 2021 - Reuters
China's CNOOC sees Ugandan oil production starting in 2021  Reuters

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


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
“We could fill the gap and demand during the off season for the Hass avocados” - FreshPlaza.com
“We could fill the gap and demand during the off season for the Hass avocados”  FreshPlaza.com

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


Mon, 15 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
Can sweet potatoes save the world? - Phys.Org
Can sweet potatoes save the world?  Phys.Org

Despite the name, sweet potatoes are not potatoes. And a sweet potato is not the same thing as a yam. Sweet potatoes are native to Central and South America, ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
About That Orange B... The History of Bitcoin's Logos - CoinDesk
About That Orange B... The History of Bitcoin's Logos  CoinDesk

Can a logo symbolize the ethos of a project? An industry? An entire movement? This is perhaps too much meaning to attribute to any one design, but if any logo ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 10:20:00 GMT
Wells of Life’s April 28 Run4Water Featured on Good Day Orange County - EIN News
Wells of Life’s April 28 Run4Water Featured on Good Day Orange County  EIN News

Wells of Life founder Nick Jordan shares the beginning of the nonprofit providing clean water to Uganda.


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:14:42 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
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
US Tourist Kidnapped in Uganda Has Been Freed - NBC Southern California
US Tourist Kidnapped in Uganda Has Been Freed  NBC Southern California

Kimberley Endicott, the woman from Costa Mesa, California, who had been kidnapped in Uganda, has been located and freed along with her driver, a top ...


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Local team crossed paths with Orange County woman hours before Uganda kidnapping - fox5sandiego.com
Local team crossed paths with Orange County woman hours before Uganda kidnapping  fox5sandiego.com

ESCONDIDO, Calif. -- A conservation team from Escondido says they crossed paths with the Orange County woman who was kidnapped while on safari in ...


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange County Woman Kidnapped in Uganda - NBC Southern California
Orange County Woman Kidnapped in Uganda  NBC Southern California

In the central African nation of Uganda, the government is searching for an Orange County woman kidnapped at gunpoint while on a safari. The kidnappers are ...


Thu, 04 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Fruit farming will get you out of poverty, Museveni tells Teso farmers - East African Business Week
Fruit farming will get you out of poverty, Museveni tells Teso farmers  East African Business Week

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


Mon, 15 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 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
A timeline of MTN Uganda's battles with the authorities - Techjaja
A timeline of MTN Uganda's battles with the authorities  Techjaja

The year 2019 has not started quite well for MTN Uganda. With only one and a half months into the year, the company has seen a big chunk of its top executives ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ugandan 'nurse' tries to get more people eating nutritious sweet potatoes - PRI
Ugandan 'nurse' tries to get more people eating nutritious sweet potatoes  PRI

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


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
When college is out of reach, this academy trains Ugandans to be entrepreneurs - PBS NewsHour
When college is out of reach, this academy trains Ugandans to be entrepreneurs  PBS NewsHour

SINA, a residential academy, aims to teach marginalized Ugandan youth how to start companies that have a positive impact on the environment and society.


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 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
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
A dream trip for US tourist becomes a nightmare of abduction but ends with rescue - CNN
A dream trip for US tourist becomes a nightmare of abduction but ends with rescue  CNN

It was Kimberly Sue Endicott's dream to go on an excursion to see gorillas in their natural habitat.


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:33:00 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
American woman kidnapped by gunmen after guide drove in Uganda safari park 'without armed guard' - Daily Mail
American woman kidnapped by gunmen after guide drove in Uganda safari park 'without armed guard'  Daily Mail

Kimberly Sue Endicott was kidnapped in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda on Tuesday evening along with her Congolese tour guide Jean-Paul Mirenge ...


Thu, 04 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
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
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
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
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
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
Plants Can’t Talk. But Some Fruits Say ‘Eat Me’ to Animals. - The New York Times
Plants Can’t Talk. But Some Fruits Say ‘Eat Me’ to Animals.  The New York Times

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


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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 ...


Sun, 07 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

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


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
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
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
GIEWS Country Brief: Uganda 07-November-2018 - Uganda - ReliefWeb
GIEWS Country Brief: Uganda 07-November-2018 - Uganda  ReliefWeb

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


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Here is how you can easily buy OTT tax on Africell - Techjaja
Here is how you can easily buy OTT tax on Africell  Techjaja

Africell is one of the dominant voice and data providers giving top telecoms some great competition in all aspects. When Government unveiled its OTT tax law ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Teleology Holdings to acquire majority stake in Uganda Telecom for $70.8 million - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Teleology Holdings to acquire majority stake in Uganda Telecom for $70.8 million  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

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


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
Uganda: How Dream Trip for American Tourist Became a Nightmare - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: How Dream Trip for American Tourist Became a Nightmare  AllAfrica.com

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
How to plan the ultimate mountain gorilla safari - The Globe and Mail
How to plan the ultimate mountain gorilla safari  The Globe and Mail

Getting close to the world's endangered mountain gorillas is not cheap or easy, Stuart Butler writes. But the effort is worth it.


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Standard Chartered Bank launches digital bank in Tanzania and Ghana after Côte d'Ivoire and Uganda - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Standard Chartered Bank launches digital bank in Tanzania and Ghana after Côte d'Ivoire and Uganda  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Standard Chartered Bank announced in a release published on February 24, 2019, the launch of its digital retail banking in Tanzania and Ghana.


Mon, 25 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
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
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
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
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
Juicing beyond passion fruit and oranges - The Observer
Juicing beyond passion fruit and oranges  The Observer

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


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: 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
Arrests made in connection with kidnapping of American tourist in Uganda, police say - KABC-TV
Arrests made in connection with kidnapping of American tourist in Uganda, police say  KABC-TV

At least 10 arrests have been made in connection with the kidnapping of an American tourist and her safari guide in Uganda's most popular national park.


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss - Reuters
Marked for demolition? Ugandans on pipeline route fear land loss  Reuters

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


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe stop Uganda in Victoria Women's Cricket Tri Series - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Zimbabwe stop Uganda in Victoria Women's Cricket Tri Series - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

KAMPALA, April 7 (Xinhua) -- Zimbabwe maintained a perfect run in the ongoing Victoria Women's Cricket Tri Series. The visitors picked their second win on ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 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
Man is charged with kidnapping US woman, 35, in Uganda - Daily Mail
Man is charged with kidnapping US woman, 35, in Uganda  Daily Mail

Kimberley Sue Endecott, 35, and local guide Jean Paul Mirenge-Remezo were ambushed and seized by gunmen as they drove in Queen Elizabeth National ...


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How TK Maxx's Sustainable Trade Project Is Helping Children In Western Uganda Go To School - Grazia
How TK Maxx's Sustainable Trade Project Is Helping Children In Western Uganda Go To School  Grazia

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


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:24:02 GMT
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
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register - The Times
Uganda's Jews put down roots | Register  The Times

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


Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Model Jessica Gomes visits a Uganda health centre where children are being immunised against polio - Daily Mail
Model Jessica Gomes visits a Uganda health centre where children are being immunised against polio  Daily Mail

Australian model and actress Jessica Gomes is passionate about many things.


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's tourism minister says country should use its 'curvy women' to attract visitors - Daily Mail
Uganda's tourism minister says country should use its 'curvy women' to attract visitors  Daily Mail

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


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How Uganda's schoolchildren became the keepers of the vine - Christian Science Monitor
How Uganda's schoolchildren became the keepers of the vine  Christian Science Monitor

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


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Socal Woman Kidnapped, Ransomed | Trumps Coming | OC Today - Patch.com
Socal Woman Kidnapped, Ransomed | Trumps Coming | OC Today  Patch.com

Socal Woman Kidnapped, Ransomed | Trump's Coming - Orange County, CA - Sheriff's Helicopters Seek Missing Women In Mission Viejo | 25 Must-See Acts At ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Making A Difference: Father John Mary Lugemwa helping children from Uganda to Goochland County - Richmond.com
Making A Difference: Father John Mary Lugemwa helping children from Uganda to Goochland County  Richmond.com

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


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
This is the new proposed UCC licensing fee structure - Techjaja
This is the new proposed UCC licensing fee structure  Techjaja

The Uganda Communications Commission has recently sent out a stakeholder contribution proposal that considers reviewing the current licensing framework.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Elementary students get geography lesson from Ugandan teachers - WBRC
Elementary students get geography lesson from Ugandan teachers  WBRC

Trace Crossings teachers get some special visitors to observe classroom activities, however its the students who get a lesson about Uganda.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Millions of people quit the internet in Uganda after taxes are imposed on using social media - Daily Mail
Millions of people quit the internet in Uganda after taxes are imposed on using social media  Daily Mail

Millions of people have abandoned the internet after a new 'social media' tax was imposed in Uganda - with critics claiming it is restricting free speech and the ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
5 killed, 3 injured in road accident in western Uganda - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
5 killed, 3 injured in road accident in western Uganda - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

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


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Attacked By Climbing Weed - New Vision
Uganda Attacked By Climbing Weed  New Vision

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


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Stacey Dooley's Comic Relief photo made Uganda High Commissioner feel 'uncomfortable' - Irish Mirror
Stacey Dooley's Comic Relief photo made Uganda High Commissioner feel 'uncomfortable'  Irish Mirror

Stacey Dooley's Comic Relief race row has rumbled on, with Uganda's High Commissioner now wading in and admitting that the 'controversial' post made him ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 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 : China to facilitate oil transport with a $134 mln road - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Uganda : China to facilitate oil transport with a $134 mln road  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

China will build a 97-km road in Uganda, the Daily Monitor indicated this week. According to the website, the new $134 million infrastructure.


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Uganda's corrupt elite dipped into £151MILLION of UK aid cash - Daily Mail
How Uganda's corrupt elite dipped into £151MILLION of UK aid cash  Daily Mail

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


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
SafeBoda might open doors of big funding for Ugandan fintech startups - Techjaja
SafeBoda might open doors of big funding for Ugandan fintech startups  Techjaja

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


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Getting up close to gorillas in Uganda - OCRegister
Getting up close to gorillas in Uganda  OCRegister

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


Fri, 03 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Pepperdine Law Professor Named University's Next President - San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Pepperdine Law Professor Named University's Next President  San Fernando Valley Business Journal

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


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africell Completes Acquisition of Orange Uganda, Reaches 11 Million Active Subscribers - PR Newswire
Africell Completes Acquisition of Orange Uganda, Reaches 11 Million Active Subscribers  PR Newswire

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


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Central For Driving Digital And Financial Inclusion In Africa - Forbes
Mobile Central For Driving Digital And Financial Inclusion In Africa  Forbes

Having built an ecosystem to provide voice calls, cellular networks are ideally suited to provide the next wave of digital services and financial inclusion. "Mobile ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
In Africa, an organization fights health care 'brain drain' - PBS NewsHour
In Africa, an organization fights health care 'brain drain'  PBS NewsHour

A "brain drain" is sending many of Africa's highly skilled workers abroad--and leaving a painful void in their absence. But an organization called Seed Global ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rediscovering the Value of Indigenous Fruits Through the Fruit and Juice Festival - Slow food
Rediscovering the Value of Indigenous Fruits Through the Fruit and Juice Festival  Slow food

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


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bees Swarm Bullpen | Kidnapped OC Woman Rescued | OC Today - Patch.com
Bees Swarm Bullpen | Kidnapped OC Woman Rescued | OC Today  Patch.com

Bees Swarm Bullpen | Car Plows Into Treadmill - Orange County, CA - OCDA Speaks For Victims, Families At Victims' Rights March | *Service* Dog Dies, OCSD ...


Tue, 09 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
American man married to granddaughter of the late Ugandan dictator faces money laundering charges - Daily Mail
American man married to granddaughter of the late Ugandan dictator faces money laundering charges  Daily Mail

American man Ryan Gustafson is charged with running an international counterfeiting operation which manufactured $2 million in fake notes. He is married to ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Everything you need to know about Huawei's forthcoming P30 flagship - Techjaja
Everything you need to know about Huawei's forthcoming P30 flagship  Techjaja

All eyes are off anything before and are now pointing to the new bride - the Huawei P30, whose marketing focus has been its camera setup.


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Life Charity Focus Dubbo ball aims to help children in Uganda - Western Magazine
Life Charity Focus Dubbo ball aims to help children in Uganda  Western Magazine

An eye-opening trip to Uganda last year has allowed 19-year-old Grace Carter to see first-hand local children are thriving thanks to the funds she has helped ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vietnam vet pastor arrested in Uganda for attacking hotel workers - Daily Mail
Vietnam vet pastor arrested in Uganda for attacking hotel workers  Daily Mail

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


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How to grow sweet potatoes for cash - Daily Monitor
How to grow sweet potatoes for cash  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hostage's release in Uganda reignites debate over why US does not pay ransoms - KABC-TV
Hostage's release in Uganda reignites debate over why US does not pay ransoms  KABC-TV

The release of American Kimberly Endicott by kidnappers in a Ugandan national park has reignited a debate over a longstanding U.S. policy to refuse to pay ...


Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Family of boy Strictly TV star Stacey Dooley posed with in Uganda speak out amid Comic Relief row - Daily Mail
Family of boy Strictly TV star Stacey Dooley posed with in Uganda speak out amid Comic Relief row  Daily Mail

The Ugandan family at the centre of the 'white saviour' row involving Stacey Dooley have said they don't mind 'foreigners coming to film' but claim not to have ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
What you can do with sweet potatoes to earn more income - Daily Monitor
What you can do with sweet potatoes to earn more income  Daily Monitor

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


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Terror Ends: Kidnapped Costa Mesa Woman and Guide Freed In Uganda - MyNewsLA.com
Terror Ends: Kidnapped Costa Mesa Woman and Guide Freed In Uganda  MyNewsLA.com

A Costa Mesa woman who was abducted in Uganda along with a driver on Tuesday is free Monday following her rescue by Ugandan security forces, authorities ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ODM Condemns Arrest of Uganda's Bobi Wine - Kenyans.co.ke
ODM Condemns Arrest of Uganda's Bobi Wine  Kenyans.co.ke

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


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Full AFCON 2019 draw: Egypt vs. Zimbabwe in opening game - africanews
Full AFCON 2019 draw: Egypt vs. Zimbabwe in opening game  africanews

The continent's football governing body, the Confederation of African Football, CAF, is all set to conduct the draw for the 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON.


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Airtel Uganda enables tax payment facility - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda enables tax payment facility  Telecompaper

Airtel Uganda and the Uganda Revenue Authority have launched a new payment facility for the operator's subscribers. To use it, subscribers first need to get a ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 10:09:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda, URA partner to ease tax payment - Techjaja
Airtel Uganda, URA partner to ease tax payment  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda and URA have launched Airtel Easy Tax, a partnership that will facilitate the payment and clearence of all your tax bills.


Mon, 20 May 2019 12:21:15 GMT
Airtel Uganda Limited injects Shs 400M into the 2019 Airtel Masaza Football Championship - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda Limited injects Shs 400M into the 2019 Airtel Masaza Football Championship  Kawowo Sports

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


Mon, 20 May 2019 14:20:00 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
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
Airtel launches Sukuma Cash campaign, drops charges on sending money - Techjaja
Airtel launches Sukuma Cash campaign, drops charges on sending money  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda is set to reward customers and agents that send money using Airtel Money in the 90-day Sukuma Cash promotion.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 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
Sebulime Murder Probe: Police Say Minister Nantaba Has Failed to Cooperate - softpower.ug
Sebulime Murder Probe: Police Say Minister Nantaba Has Failed to Cooperate  softpower.ug

Police spokesperson, CP Fred Enanga has asked State Minister for ICT, Idah Nantaba to let Police carrybout its investigations into the circumstances ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 12:18:49 GMT
Airtel Uganda commences Ramadan Special giveaways -19 Districts To Benefit From Initiative – Red Pepper Uganda - Red Pepper
Airtel Uganda commences Ramadan Special giveaways -19 Districts To Benefit From Initiative – Red Pepper Uganda  Red Pepper

Airtel Uganda has commenced it's signature country-wide Ramadan Special giveaways. Foodstuff to be given away to fasting Muslims include rice, maize flour, ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 11:03:00 GMT
Masaza Cup gets 400m boost - pmldaily.com
Masaza Cup gets 400m boost  pmldaily.com

MENGO – The 15th edition of the Airtel Masaza Cup has received a major boost ahead kick-off. Telecommunications giants Airtel have invested a whopping ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:25:24 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 15:09:04 GMT
We Don’t Need iPads or Parliament to Pay Our OTT Tax – Western Youth MP - softpower.ug
We Don’t Need iPads or Parliament to Pay Our OTT Tax – Western Youth MP  softpower.ug

The Youth MP for Western region, Mwine Mpaka has condemned the move by the Parliament Commission to foot the bills for provision of internet and Over The ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 09:10:58 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 13:06:23 GMT
Shs494m Collected in Airtel Kabaka Run 2019 - kampalapost.com
Shs494m Collected in Airtel Kabaka Run 2019  kampalapost.com

By Kampala Post Reporter. Airtel Uganda in partnership with the Buganda Kingdom has Thursday announced that Shs494 million was collected during the Airtel ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 13:30:00 GMT
Uganda: Kabaka Injects Shs494m to End Sickle Cell Disease - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Kabaka Injects Shs494m to End Sickle Cell Disease  AllAfrica.com

The Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II has injected shs494m in Sickle cell prevention and treatment campaign.


Thu, 16 May 2019 10:35:04 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 lowers mobile money tariffs - pmldaily.com
Airtel lowers mobile money tariffs  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Barely a month since MTN Uganda revised its tariffs, bitter rival, Airtel Uganda has on Wednesday, May 7, followed suit issuing a statement ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa reports $83 million profit in March quarter - Livemint
Airtel Africa reports $83 million profit in March quarter  Livemint

Airtel Africa's net profit rose to $83 mn in the March quarter compared to a loss of $49 mn a year ago.Bharti Airtel will declare its March quarter earnings for India ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bank, telecoms price war: Why the pinch could go beyond charges - Daily Monitor
Bank, telecoms price war: Why the pinch could go beyond charges  Daily Monitor

The advent of mobile money and thereafter integration between banks and telecoms has enabled him deposit and withdraw money from his bank to mobile ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 06:00:43 GMT
Uganda beat Botswana in T20 WC Africa qualifiers - The Quint
Uganda beat Botswana in T20 WC Africa qualifiers  The Quint

Kampala, May 21 (IANS) Hosts Uganda beat Botswana in the ongoing 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) men's Twenty20 World Cup Africa final qualifiers.


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
3 key reasons why telecom networks in Uganda cannot get rid of Huawei anytime soon - Techjaja
3 key reasons why telecom networks in Uganda cannot get rid of Huawei anytime soon  Techjaja

Huawei has globally been under the spotlight in recent times. Their equipment has been branded by western countries as such that can track or spy on its users ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 11:03:53 GMT
This is what happens when you send mobile money to a wrong number - Techjaja
This is what happens when you send mobile money to a wrong number  Techjaja

Mobile Money platform is undoubtedly one of Africa's greatest contribution to the Fintech ecosystem with the inclusion rate of people from different backgrounds ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Rwanda Slashes Internet Roaming Rates To Rwf4 per Mb Across Africa - Taarifa Rwanda
Airtel Rwanda Slashes Internet Roaming Rates To Rwf4 per Mb Across Africa  Taarifa Rwanda

Widely known for its amazing data offers, Airtel Rwanda has launched a roaming bundle for as little as Rwf 4/Mb across all Airtel Africa countries making it the ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 18:08:00 GMT
Now customers can access credit information via mobile phones - Independent
Now customers can access credit information via mobile phones  Independent

Sam Omukoko is the group managing director for Metropol Corporation Limited, a business, information and credit management company. He spoke to The ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 11:00:03 GMT
Airtel Africa posts $83 million March Quarter profit, ready for London IPO - Techjaja
Airtel Africa posts $83 million March Quarter profit, ready for London IPO  Techjaja

Airtel Africa posted a net profit of $83 million in the March quarter, as the company gears up for an initial public offering this June-July.


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel’s Africa profit rises to $92m - The East African
Bharti Airtel’s Africa profit rises to $92m  The East African

Airtel's Africa units recorded a $92 million profit before tax in the three months to March, a 9.5 per cent increase from $84 million in the same period last year.


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chipper Cash app officially launches in Uganda. Here's how it works - Techjaja
Chipper Cash app officially launches in Uganda. Here's how it works  Techjaja

The Chipper Cash app has managed to spread across 5 African countries including Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Ghana, and Kenya.


Wed, 15 May 2019 15:04:00 GMT
Agnes Tirop runs tactical race to retain title - The Hindu
Agnes Tirop runs tactical race to retain title  The Hindu

Belihu records fourth best time in the event's history to win men's crown.


Sun, 19 May 2019 16:40:08 GMT
Telecoms use fake gadgets for sim card verification-NIRA - pmldaily.com
Telecoms use fake gadgets for sim card verification-NIRA  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – The National Identity Registration Authority (NIRA) has blamed the recent failure by telecom operators to verify sim cards on the companies' failure ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 15:35:06 GMT
Uganda Cranes Regional Tour: Mbabazi names Western Region provisional squad - Kawowo Sports
Uganda Cranes Regional Tour: Mbabazi names Western Region provisional squad  Kawowo Sports

Western Region head coach Charles Livingstone Mbabazi has named a provisional squad of 28 players to begin preparations ahead of the game against ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:03:00 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
Hosts KISU win 5th FUFA Corporate tournament - pmldaily.com
Hosts KISU win 5th FUFA Corporate tournament  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Kampala International School of Uganda (KISU) had the last laugh on Saturday, April, 27th, as they were crowned the 2019 FUFA Corporate ...


Sun, 28 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 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
Chipper Cash Has Launched In Uganda - PC Tech Magazine
Chipper Cash Has Launched In Uganda  PC Tech Magazine

Chipper Cash launches in Uganda to allow users to send money globally without incurring any fees. The platform is used in Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania.


Wed, 15 May 2019 18:18:00 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
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
Parliament to buy 5GB bundles for each MP monthly - Eagle Online
Parliament to buy 5GB bundles for each MP monthly  Eagle Online

As Ugandans struggle to pay over the top tax (OTT), Parliament has hired MTN Uganda to provide 5GB monthly bundles for each Member of Parliament (MP).


Thu, 16 May 2019 08:59:24 GMT
UCC extends sim-card validation exercise by three weeks - The Observer
UCC extends sim-card validation exercise by three weeks  The Observer

The number of people seeking sim card validation in Kampala has significantly fallen at major telecommunication *service* centres within the city. This follows an ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ugandans to spend Shs 197m annually on OTT, data bundles for MPs - - Kampala Dispatch
Ugandans to spend Shs 197m annually on OTT, data bundles for MPs -  Kampala Dispatch

Ugandan taxpayers will yet again dig deep into their pockets to facilitate their MPs to carry out work by paying for their social media taxes as well as data ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 09:01:10 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
FUFA, NIC, Roofings drawn in same group as 2019 Corporate tournament draws are conducted - pmldaily.com
FUFA, NIC, Roofings drawn in same group as 2019 Corporate tournament draws are conducted  pmldaily.com

2019 FUFA Corporate Tournament. Saturday, 27th April 2019. Kampala International School Uganda (KISU) starting 8 am. Group A: Nile Special, UPL ...


Thu, 25 Apr 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
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda - Dignited
Top 5 ways to get more data for less on Airtel Uganda  Dignited

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


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda to manage cash-strapped K2 Telecom - ITWeb Africa
Airtel Uganda to manage cash-strapped K2 Telecom  ITWeb Africa

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) directive will see 100000 subscribers be absorbed by Airtel.


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 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
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 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 Africa’s profit rises - The East African
Airtel Africa’s profit rises  The East African

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


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Here Are The MTN Mobile Money Revised Rates - PC Tech Magazine
Here Are The MTN Mobile Money Revised Rates  PC Tech Magazine

The revised MTN Mobile Money rates on sending money, withdrawing cash, and making payments on utilities go effective today.


Fri, 10 May 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 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
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
Police launches crack down on Mobile Money fraudsters - pmldaily.com
Police launches crack down on Mobile Money fraudsters  pmldaily.com

TORORO- Police in Tororo District have launched an operation to crack down on the fraudsters, who have invaded mobile money business in the district.


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Technology is taking all our jobs. Or is it? - Daily Monitor
Technology is taking all our jobs. Or is it?  Daily Monitor

However, for technology to continue improving, the different sectors supporting the Ugandan economy, it has to be affordable, reliable and scalable to ensure ...


Wed, 08 May 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
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
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
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 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
Subscriptions Everywhere! 3 tips on how to clean up those monthly fees - Techjaja
Subscriptions Everywhere! 3 tips on how to clean up those monthly fees  Techjaja

It all started simple and has been spreading like the plague! Subscription services are cropping up everywhere online. Your money is sucked up on a monthly or ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 10:12:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda launches new voice and data bundles - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda launches new voice and data bundles  Telecompaper

Airtel Uganda has launched new data bundles to help expand access to its 4G network. Data Blasta has been revamped to offer customers more data at the ...


Tue, 16 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 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
Facebook, Airtel Uganda partner with BCS to expand cheap internet to Uganda's upcountry - pmldaily.com
Facebook, Airtel Uganda partner with BCS to expand cheap internet to Uganda's upcountry  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA– Social networking giants Facebook this week signed an agreement with telecom company Airtel Uganda to improve the communication company's ...


Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
New era as Airtel Uganda announces countrywide 4G connectivity - pmldaily.com
New era as Airtel Uganda announces countrywide 4G connectivity  pmldaily.com

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


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda takes over K2 Telecom subscribers - The East African
Airtel Uganda takes over K2 Telecom subscribers  The East African

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


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
2019 Airtel Kabaka Birthday run: Sports Journalists rewarded with running kits - Kawowo Sports
2019 Airtel Kabaka Birthday run: Sports Journalists rewarded with running kits  Kawowo Sports

There are two days to the long awaited 2019 Airtel Kabaka run and the build-up is promising. Moments after staff from telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda, ...


Thu, 04 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
What does Airtel's 4G countrywide coverage expansion mean for Uganda? - Techjaja
What does Airtel's 4G countrywide coverage expansion mean for Uganda?  Techjaja

Airtel Uganda has just launched the availability of the telco's 4G LTE connectivity across the country, following a complete modernization of its network. It is not ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal - CNBC
Uganda's president "astonished" MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal  CNBC

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


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
I was still dating my ex when I met Diamond Platnumz-Tanasha Donna - Uganda Online
I was still dating my ex when I met Diamond Platnumz-Tanasha Donna  Uganda Online

May 09, 2019, 09:25 PM @ugandaonline. Tanasha Donna speaks out on how she met Diamond Platnumz. Tanasha Donna was a guest at Switch TV in Kenya ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda injects 100M into 2018 FUFA Awards - Kawowo Sports
Airtel Uganda injects 100M into 2018 FUFA Awards  Kawowo Sports

[media-credit name=”© Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE” align=”alignnone” width=”900?]. [/media-credit]. Telecommunications giants Airtel Uganda ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel opens premium shop - The Observer
Airtel opens premium shop  The Observer

Airtel Uganda has opened another premium shop in continuation of their efforts to provide excellent one-on-one customer care experiences to subscribers ...


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda hosts community health fair for Kmauli residents - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda hosts community health fair for Kmauli residents  East African Business Week

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


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda-Kwese iflix Partner to bring live sports to smartphone - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda-Kwese iflix Partner to bring live sports to smartphone  East African Business Week

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


Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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 launches affordable 4G smartphone - Telecompaper
Airtel Uganda launches affordable 4G smartphone  Telecompaper

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


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How to become a mobile money agent for MTN Airtel and Africell - Techjaja
How to become a mobile money agent for MTN Airtel and Africell  Techjaja

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


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Eddy Kenzo concert gets Airtel Uganda boost - Music In Africa
Eddy Kenzo concert gets Airtel Uganda boost  Music In Africa

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


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2019 Airtel Kabaka Birthday run set to be launched in Mengo - Kawowo Sports
2019 Airtel Kabaka Birthday run set to be launched in Mengo  Kawowo Sports

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


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
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
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you. - Dignited
Age of the night owl: Which midnight data bundle is the best for you.  Dignited

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


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Unlimited internet in Uganda: This is what top telecom companies offer - Techjaja
Unlimited internet in Uganda: This is what top telecom companies offer  Techjaja

The talk of unlimited internet is one of those conversations that haven't seen the light of a beautiful broad day subscriber loyalty rate than the new weekly data ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenzo's 10-year career concert gets Airtel Uganda boost - pmldaily.com
Kenzo's 10-year career concert gets Airtel Uganda boost  pmldaily.com

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


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
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
K2 Telecom customers to join Airtel - The Observer
K2 Telecom customers to join Airtel  The Observer

Customers of the Buganda kingdom-owned K2 Telecom will start accessing expanded services through the larger Airtel telecom network after the two signed a ...


Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
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
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
Police, Minister Nantaba Lock Horns - chimpreports.com
Police, Minister Nantaba Lock Horns  chimpreports.com

Uganda Police Force and State Minister for Information and Communication Technology Erios Ida Nantaba have commenced this week by making contradictory ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 06:02:28 GMT
These are the cheapest data bundles you can buy in Uganda - Techjaja
These are the cheapest data bundles you can buy in Uganda  Techjaja

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


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Completes Refugee Camp Connectivity Initiative - TowerPostNews - thetowerpost.com
Airtel Completes Refugee Camp Connectivity Initiative - TowerPostNews  thetowerpost.com

Airtel Uganda has announced the completion of a two-year initiative to connect the country's refugee camps and their residents to their fast, affordable and ...


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Airtel Uganda Takes Over K2 Telecom Subscribers - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Airtel Uganda Takes Over K2 Telecom Subscribers  AllAfrica.com

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


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda - Dignited
A quick guide to getting Mobile Money loans in Uganda  Dignited

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


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Uganda empowers girl child education with goats - East African Business Week
Airtel Uganda empowers girl child education with goats  East African Business Week

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


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 21:43:12 GMT
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
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

Our Unique Features

Lowest Prices in market

Lowest Prices in market

Content Management

Content Management

Advanced Messaging

Advanced Messaging

Send Messages on the go

Send Messages on the go

Reports & Analytics

Reports & Analytics

Free Incoming Messages

Free Incoming Messages

Sms with Business Name

Sms with Business Name

No Number Required

No Number Required

Amazing Support

Amazing Support

API Integrations

API Integrations