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Feb 19, 2021

Uganda: bank industry kicks against latest tax plan

Government claims move to impose 0.5% on all cash withdrawals designed to bolster e-commerce.
1:30
Feb 11, 2021

Social media networks restored in Uganda…except Facebook

Minister of State for Information, Communication and Technology Peter Ogwang confirms latest development.
3:30
Feb 10, 2021

Uganda: internet shutdown amounts to ‘switching off economic engine’

Research Manager, IT services for IDC Sub-Saharan Africa delves into the short-and long-term implications.
2:10
Jan 26, 2021

BRAC Uganda Bank looks to capitalise on Software Group tech

New Agency Banking platform rolled out to extend financial services to under-served areas.
1:30
Jan 22, 2021

Internet shutdown could trip Uganda up on debt repayments

Ministry of Finance Permanent Secretary and Secretary issues warning.
1:50
Jan 19, 2021

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.
1:50
Jan 12, 2021

Uganda’s President urged to protect digital communication

Over 54 organisations write to Museveni over possible internet shutdown.
2:20
Jan 12, 2021

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.