Airtel partners with phone dealers to increase smartphone usage in Uganda

Uganda has 24 million mobile phone users but out of these only 6 million have smartphones. This was revealed by Joweria Nabakka Zziwa, the head of Data, Devices and New…

Uber and Taxify drivers petition Uganda’s Parliament against exploitation

Uber and taxify charge 25% as commission from their drivers Online taxi drivers under their umbrella body the Smart Online Drivers Association (Soda) have petitioned parliament over unfair working conditions…

Airtel Uganda in a tourism promotional campaign

Airtel, one of Uganda’s telecom companies has launched a campaign to promote local tourism. The move comes a month after the telecom giant has launched its countrywide 4G network infrastructure.…

Rwanda’s Kagame advises Africa for a strong aviation industry

16 African countries are landlocked but all of them are air linked. Rwanda’s president, Paul Kagame has appealed to African leaders to think about the need to develop its aviation…