Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

Crypto-backed solar programme launches in Uganda

Crypto-backed solar programme launches in Uganda

Wala, CP-EM partner to create utility-scale, grid-connected renewable power systems.

MTN Uganda secures renewal of operating licence

MTN Uganda secures renewal of operating licence

The country's cabinet called for new stringent terms in its approval of plans to extend the telco's operations by ten years.

Uganda comms regulator wades in on exam leak scandal

Uganda comms regulator wades in on exam leak scandal

UCC says it has been made aware of the use of platforms like WhatsApp to perpetrate examination malpractices in the country.

Will Alphabet's Loon hover over Uganda?

Will Alphabet's Loon hover over Uganda?

Company representatives met recently with officials, according to regional media reports.

Uganda partners with Gemalto to beef up security

Uganda partners with Gemalto to beef up security

East African country leverages Gemalto solution to bolster border security, administration.

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Connection with Application Programming Interface for registration process has been established.