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Internet shutdown could trip Uganda up on debt repayments

Ministry of Finance Permanent Secretary and Secretary issues warning.
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Internet blackout may have cost Uganda US$9m

NetBlocks, a digital rights organisation estimates the impact on digital services, including mobile money.
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PIN condemns Uganda internet shutdown

Digital rights group violation of regional and international standards on freedom of expression and access to information.
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Uganda takes swipe at social media

Despite appeals, pressure from the public, officials have ordered shut down of various applications and platforms ahead of election.
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Uganda’s President urged to protect digital communication

Over 54 organisations write to Museveni over possible internet shutdown.
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Facebook blocks Uganda accounts ahead of elections

Social network cites Coordinated Inauthentic Behaviour.
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Uganda’s Raxio Data Centre secures Tier III status

Raxio Data Centre becomes one of just fifteen Tier III, privately-owned, carrier-neutral datacentres in Africa and the second in East Africa.
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Oct 27, 2020

Facebook’s Express Wi-Fi initiative launched in Uganda

New internet service Roke Express Wi-Fi to be rolled out to deliver affordable, high-speed internet connection.
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Oct 12, 2020

Women in Ghana closing the gender gap in internet

29% of women now online, up from fewer than 20% in 2016, according to a previous report from the Web Foundation and the Media Foundation for West Africa.
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Sep 30, 2020

Africell, KaiOS focus on mobile internet adoption in Uganda

Companies announce release of the 4G Vida K242 smart feature phone.
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Jul 17, 2020

MTN Uganda given two-year ultimatum to list

Uganda Communications Commission underlines condition stipulated in licence agreement.
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Jul 9, 2020

Uganda blocks SIM card registration for businesses, govt

Telecommunications regulator launches investigation into allegations of fraud.