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Liquid telecoms

Liquid telecom is slowly becoming a big player in Africa’s tech hub space

According to GSMA, telecoms are some of the pillars onto which African tech hubs stand. According to its recently released 2018 report, there are...
African Blockchain Conference

Uganda to host one of the biggest blockchain conferences in Africa

The Blockchain Association of Uganda is organizing Africa Blockchain Conference slated to take place on May 23 and 24, 2018. According to Kwame Rugunda,...
a team pitching in Datahack4FI Season 1 last year

Press release: Innovation Village hosts i2i DataHack4FI finals in Kampala

The DataHack4FI innovation competition pairs data scientists with technology and financial service start-ups to develop data-driven solutions to deliver financial services in Africa. After a...
African Entrepreneur

Tips for African Entrepreneurs Looking to Expand Internationally

Statistics released in the African Economic Outlook 2017 report suggest that of the 18 countries in the continent where data was available, the percentage...
HiiL Uganda

HiiL is looking for Innovations geared towards justice

In 2017, the Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL) set out to support 150 million people globally. To ensure that they're able to...
SafeBoda

SafeBoda releases a feature that let’s you take the nearest boda

SafeBoda has announced that they'll be releasing a new feature called PAIR today . According to the official statement from the ride-hailing company, the...
Sam Epodoi, attending an Event at Outbox Hub on Lumumba Avenue

This 13-year-old self-taught Ugandan software developer has 15 paying clients

Andela, one of Africa’s successful startups has a catchy tagline; Brilliance is evenly distributed. Yet, the opportunity is usually not. That has been the...
mcash

mcash to handle agency banking for Uganda’s leading two banks

Ugandan banks have been looking for a way to cut costs and scale as fast and deep as possible, just like mobile money. Luckily...
technology in uganda

These two law firms are at the forefront of technology in Uganda

A robust technology and startup ecosystem is a product of an intersection of various players. Technology in Uganda is experiencing the same. Various players...
Shola Adekoya

Konga’s CEO, Shola Adekoya, resigns

Shola Adekoya, the CEO of Nigeria's once-promising e-commerce startup, Konga, has announced his resignation from the company. This was made public in a tweet where...