Safaricom goes toe-to-toe with banks

Safaricom spars
with banks

Telco launches savings
plan in Kenya.

Thursday, Dec 12th

OTT Tax: Facebook denies holding back Uganda investments

OTT Tax: Facebook denies holding back Uganda investments

Social network refutes media claims.

Anger as Uganda's social media tax takes hold

Anger as Uganda's social media tax takes hold

The country's new social media tax will cool investor interest in its new IT sector that has wooed Facebook and Google, say industry executives.

Uganda's Museveni reduces tax on mobile money

Uganda's Museveni reduces tax on mobile money

Govt says internet, social media are luxuries that need to be heavily taxed.