African online privacy and data

Who will lead the African online privacy and data conversation?

According to Menabytes, Egyptian ride-hailing company, Careem, was hit by a cyber attack on January 14, 2018. “Data of all the 14 million Careem customers (at the time) and captains was...
Changpeng Zhao (L) and the Binance Delegate being received by Kwame Rugunda (R) the head of the Blockchain Association Uganda

Chinese Crypto-billionaire founder of Binance visits Uganda

Changpeng Zhao, a Chinese crypto-billionaire has today concluded his visit to Uganda. The founder of Binance, a crypto exchange platform jetted into Uganda over the weekend. The purpose of his visit was...
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 442 tech hubs in African. Yet, 13%...
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, the current head of the association, the...
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 successful first season of the DataHack4FI competition...
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 of the working-age population that set up...
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 resolve their most pressing justice needs, through...
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 new feature "allows you to pair instantly...
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 case for the African gifted, until 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 enough, they found this in Agency banking...

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