DFA expands to Zim.

DFA expands
to Zimbabwe

Moves comes amid
acquisition rumours.

Wednesday, Jun 20th

MyBucks secures US$2 million funding for SME finance in Uganda

MyBucks secures US$2 million funding for SME finance in Uganda

Loan facilitated by market access platform Symbiotics S.A. for Opportunity Bank Uganda Limited ('OBUL').

Mastercard targets Kupaa app at Uganda's education system

Mastercard targets Kupaa app at Uganda's education system

Company says approximately 70 percent of local parents and caregivers have erratic incomes, leading to difficulty in paying school fees and related expenses.

Uganda grappling with airtime scratch card regulation

Uganda grapples with airtime scratch card regulation

Uncertainty over fate of cards being phased out of the market ahead of June deadline.

Controversy and secrecy characterise Uganda's latest tech law

Controversy and secrecy characterise Uganda's latest tech law

Excise Duty Amendment Bill comes into effect on 1 July and imposes a tax on people using social media as well as mobile money transactions.

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Connection with Application Programming Interface for registration process has been established.

Uganda's telecoms regulator to probe MTN on mobile money policies

Uganda's telecoms regulator to probe MTN on mobile money policies

Committee to investigate local unit of SA's MTN Group after uproar on social media.

Pivotel, Internet for Humanity partner for Uganda

Pivotel, Internet for Humanity partner for Uganda

Agreement in place to help establish IT centres to address connectivity in healthcare, education and agriculture.

Uganda’s regulator pens satellite connectivity deal

Uganda's regulator pens satellite connectivity deal

UCC enters into partnership with Intelsat SA, Gilat Satellite Networks to target underserved rural areas.

New partnership to lower internet costs in Uganda

New partnership to lower internet costs in Uganda

Uganda Telecom, West Indian Ocean Cable Company pen agreement to boost local connectivity services.

Africell squares off with UCC

Africell squares off with UCC

Mobile operator accused of flouting directives on SIM card registration.

iWayAfrica Uganda announces new MD

iWayAfrica Uganda announces new MD

Company appoints Godfrey Sserwamukoko to fulfil role.