Connected CX key to establishing a thriving experience economy in Uganda

For companies to rise above the noise and gain an edge over their competitors, brands need to create relevant experiences that match the needs of their customers says Nemanja Kostic, Account Executive at Infobip Uganda.
Nemanja Kostic
9 Jan

Uganda braces for increased telecoms competition

Industry regulator confirms spike in broadband subscriptions to 23.7 million amid an increase in partnerships established to tap into demand for digital services and devices.
Nov 8, 2022

Zimbabwe launches first satellite

ZimSat-1 took off this week, deployed from Virginia, US.
Oct 19, 2022

Digital rights activists head to court as Uganda unveils new social media law

A new Bill was passed by the country’s parliament in September and could see offenders locked up for up to ten years.
Aug 29, 2022

Uganda strengthens broadband backbone with RCIP

Country rolls out 600 free Wi-Fi hotspots.
Aug 4, 2022

Uganda to disconnect six million fake mobile devices

Industry regulator UCC details plans to tackle illegal devices being used on different networks.
Jul 14, 2022

Uganda’s regulator takes telecoms service providers to task

Host of new measures announced, including that companies must exclusively provide unlimited data and voice call bundles that do not expire.
Jul 6, 2022

Sylvia Mulinge to drive DX for MTN Uganda

Safaricom executive described as champion of digital transformation.
Jun 30, 2022

Kenya’s Pesapal gets the nod to engage Uganda market

Company continues to expand services within the East African bloc.

Uganda enters cash-light phase on road to cash-less economy

Significant increase in internet and mobile device-based banking, central bank confirms.
May 23, 2022

Uganda pens deal with Airtel, Huawei to cultivate tech talent

MoU in place to provide adequate skills, training and certification courses, such as 5G, AI, cloud, security, and data communications.
May 16, 2022

Airtel Uganda requests extension to listing deadline

Telco provides no reasons for application and fuels speculation as to what will happen next.
Apr 29, 2022

IOT deployed to curb motorbike theft in Uganda

Independent global mobile operator Telecom26 appointed to help track down stolen ‘boda bodas’.