Zimbabwe offline as govt moves to control communication

Zim's online
crackdown

Internet shut down as
protests continue.

Tuesday, Jan 22nd

MTN Uganda announces US$270,000 start-up fund

MTN Uganda announces US$270,000 start-up fund

Operator also gives third-party access to its Mobile Money Access Programming Interface.

OTT Tax: Facebook denies holding back Uganda investments

OTT Tax: Facebook denies holding back Uganda investments

Social network refutes media claims.

Anger as Uganda's social media tax takes hold

Anger as Uganda's social media tax takes hold

The country's new social media tax will cool investor interest in its new IT sector that has wooed Facebook and Google, say industry executives.