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KOICA sponsored Soroti Fruit factory ready to open doors for business

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and Uganda Development Corporation (UDC) have set up a Soroti Fruit Limited (SOFTU). SOFTU is meant to reduce...

Platforms Want Centralized Censorship. That Should Scare You

In the immediate aftermath of the horrific attacks at the Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Islamic Centre in Christchurch, New Zealand, internet companies faced...

This Startup Could Sell You Crypto Tokens—With SEC Backing

Initial coin offerings have gotten a bad rap—in many cases, deservedly so. Sure, there were blockchain projects with sound dreams and solid business plans....

Want a Tech Job? Silicon Valley Is Still Your Best Bet

Communities across the country are trying to lure high-tech jobs away from Silicon Valley. It doesn’t seem like that should be hard. Silicon Valley...

The legal vacuum on mobile money, blockchain transactions and smart contracts

By Harold TurigyeThere has been justified tension resulting from the amorphous legal nature and consumer protection of the telecom business, digital financial services and...

MTN Momo Pay now able to allow cashless payments at supermarkets

By Lydia NabawandaMTN Uganda has launched a new electronic system of payment called Momo Pay. Using the system, mobile users will now be able...

In the 2020 Race, What Is the Value of Social Media Stardom?

If you were to get all of your news last month from Twitter (and, well, maybe you did), you might reasonably conclude that the...

UNBS clarifies on Pearl Salt on market

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has released a statement, clarifying on Pearl Salt, which is on market.“Our attention is drawn to media...

Minister Anite warns new UIA board against licensing “pancake” investors

The state Minister for investment, Evelyn Anite has warned the new Uganda Investment Authority board against what she termed as “pancake” investors coming to...

PayWay rolls out smart agent terminals on Ugandan market

PayWay Uganda has rolled out its next generation point of sale (POS) agent terminals into the Uganda market.Speaking at the company headquarters in Kampala...

Apple and Qualcomm End Their Legal Beef and Drop Lawsuits

The convoluted legal battle between Apple and chipmaker Qualcomm may be coming to an end. The companies said Tuesday that they're dismissing all litigation...

TED 2019: Jack Dorsey Is Captain of the Twittanic

On Tuesday, Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, came to TED 2019 to answer for the sins of his platform. In his signature black...

Bobi Wine sounds alarm over his Busabala Easter concert, police silent

Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has accused the Uganda Police Force (UPF) of plans to block a scheduled Easter...

URA told to investigate businessman Drake Lubega over alleged tax evasion

A tenant who has chosen to remain anonymous has written to tax body, Uganda Revenue Authority asking it to investigate alleged acts of tax...

Google’s AI Experts Try to Automate Themselves

Just before 9 am last Thursday, an unusual speed dating scene sprang up in San Francisco. A casually dressed crowd, mostly male, milled around...

15 Months of Fresh Hell Inside Facebook

The streets of Davos, Switzerland, were iced over on the night of January 25, 2018, which added a slight element of danger to the...

Opinion: Why Jumia’s New York Stock Exchange listing is good news for Africa’s tech...

By Silver KayondoLast week, Jumia Technologies AG- Africa’s largest e-commerce retailer listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: JMIA). The company’s stock debuted...

UNBS accredited to offer ISO certification

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has been accredited by the South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) to provide International Organisation for Standardisation...

Jumia in bullish mood after listing on NY Stock Exchange

LYDIA NABAWANDAThe chief executive officer of Jumia Uganda, Ron Kawamara has said that the listing of the company of the New York Stick Exchange...

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