Uganda

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Stella Nyanzi found guilty of cyber harassment

After being arrested for cyber harassment by Ugandan authorities, Stella Nyanzi appeared in court during May 2019 to answer to the charges of cyber harassment and offensive communication.

MTN can’t explain how 30GB of my data vanished

An interesting story of David Okwii once loading 30GB of shared data on a Thursday and by Saturday of the same week, it was already finished. When he checked hs data usage app, it said he had only used 350MB yet MTN insisted he used it all up.

Uganda requires online publishers and influencers to be registered

Uganda has started licensing online publications and influencers. They are required to pay a $20 registration fee in order to operate in Uganda.

Man behind Getty Images' drive into Africa

Lee Martin, ex co-owner of AllSport agency and now Senior Vice President at Getty Images speaks about the company's expansion into Africa. Martin also talks about Getty Images partnership with APO.

Standard Chartered expands digital banking

Standard Chartered has expanded its digital banking offering to Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe. This follows on the bank launching its digital-only banks in Côte d'Ivoire, Uganda, Tanzania, Ghana and Kenya.

Neo Hutiri wins big with smart lockers

Having started the chronic medication smartlocker solution known as the Pelebox several years back, Neo Hutiri has been awarded first prize at the 2019 Royal Academy of Engineering's Africa Prize.

The future of technology hubs in Africa

The future belongs to those tech hubs in Africa who’ll step out of the building to tackle inequality, diversity and fundamental social challenges.