Bobi Wine

Social media networks restored in Uganda…except Facebook

Minister of State for Information, Communication and Technology Peter Ogwang confirms latest development.
Michael Malakata
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.
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.
Jan 12, 2021

Uganda’s President urged to protect digital communication

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

Facebook blocks Uganda accounts ahead of elections

Social network cites Coordinated Inauthentic Behaviour.