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SafeBoda co-founder, Rapa Thomson Ricky

SafeBoda’s Rapa Thomson Ricky named by Forbes among “30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In...

Forbes has today released its list of the most promising young entrepreneurs in Africa for the year 2018. And, Rapa Thomson Ricky, a 29-year-old...
Outbox

Uganda’s Outbox Hub partners with Kenya’s Moringa School

Last week, Outbox Hub, one of the leading hubs in Uganda, announced a partnership with Kenya’s Moringa School. Together they are running a 5-week...
Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu coming to Uganda; To meet Museveni, Mak VC and 500 entrepreneurs

Tony Elumelu, a Nigerian businessman, and philanthropist is set to visit Kampala next month. One of the entrepreneurs who received an email invitation informed...
TEF

TEF Entrepreneurs list out! Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda continue to dominate

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has officially released the list of 1000 African entrepreneurs from across the continent that the program will support this...
Tech hubs in africa

There are 442 active tech hubs in Africa, GSMA 2018 report

GSMA, an association that represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, has today released it's annual Tech Landscape report for 2018. According to the...
Liquid Telecom Generation Z report

Liquid Telecom releases report on “the generation that will define Africa’s digital future”

Liquid Telecom has released a report on the African Generation Z. The report calls the generation the one that will "define Africa’s digital future."...
Digital Journalism

Africa’s first digital journalism training platform launches

The news cycle is relentless. It doesn’t allow for journalists to take weeks off to learn new skills. That’s why Code for Africa, with...
GrowthAfrica

Acceleration of 36 companies selected for the 2018 GrowthAfrica program kicks off

GrowthAfrica, a business and impact accelerator, has commenced the 2018 acceleration programmes in Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and Zambia. Comprised of 36, the cohort has...
National IT Survey Dr. Fredrick Kitogo, Director of planning, Research &Development addresses participants represented NITA-U Executive Director NITA-U

Women are taking the lead in smartphone ownership in Uganda, National IT Survey

Earlier this week, the Ministry of ICT and National Guidance and NITA-U held a dissemination workshop to discuss key findings from the National IT...
MTN Uganda

MTN Uganda’s financial results show the company is recovering from subscriber disconnection

Yesterday, MTN Group released its financial results for 2017. The numbers are looking good. The results show that MTN Uganda experienced a 10% revenue...