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MTN Slashes Data Rates; Gives More MBs for Less

MTN Uganda has revised data rates to continue the drive towards ensuring offering affordable internet to Ugandans. The reduction in data is expected to drive further internet connectivity, facilitate business growth and enable communication through internet-based channels. The rate reduction, according to Wim Vanhelleputte the MTN Uganda CEO is an indication

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Tech Innovation Improving Service Delivery – Umeme Boss Babungi

The Managing Director of Umeme, Mr. Selectino Babungi has said that the adoption of technology innovation has improved service delivery in the utility over the past year. “Since concession, Umeme’s promise to customers is to be an efficient supplier of safe, reliable electricity and friendly customer experience. Our service strategy has

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MTN Excites Youth with Launch of MTN Pulse

MTN Uganda on Thursday made its pitch to the young, tech-savvy growing population through a new proposition, MTN Pulse. Uganda’s population demographics indicate that Uganda has one of the youngest populations in the world. According to the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) at least 77% of Uganda’s population is under 30 years.

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Emirates Skycargo Transports First Space Satellite Manufactured in UAE

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has transported KhalifaSat- the first satellite developed and built by Emirati engineers in the UAE at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC). As the first step in its journey to space, KhalifaSat was flown from Dubai to Incheon International Airport in South

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Ecobank Fintech Boosts Financial Inclusion in Africa

Fintech is boosting financial inclusion across Africa, according to Ecobank, the leading independent pan-African banking group, a pioneer in Africa’s digital transformation. Although over 80% of Africans have mobile phones, only around one quarter (28%) of them have bank account. But mobile banking and e-wallets are helping to break the banking

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DFCU Bank Uganda Set to Accelerate Digitization of its Operations, Joins Finforward

dfcu Bank, a subsidiary of dfcu Limited, is set to accelerate the digitization of its operations and financial products by joining FMO’s “FinForward”, an acceleration program where global Fintech companies and Financial Institutions (FIs) and Mobile Money Providers (MMPs) in Africa are matched and integrated. FinForward is an initiative powered by

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#RIPMowzeyRadio: Twitter Reactions, Condolence Messages to Singer Mowzey Radio

By: Nathan Olupot Buganda road based International hospital; Case Hospital as early as 6 a.m of 1st Feb, 2018 announced the passing of Moses Ssekibogo alias Mowzey Radio who had been hospitalized for almost two weeks following a fight he had been involved in at hangout bar in Entebbe. Addressing the press,

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MyMTN App Downloads Reach 70,000

To continue easing the customer experience, MTN Uganda has redesigned the award winning MyMTN app, a self-care mobile application. The MyMTN app allows customers to access customer support services and MTN Mobile Money with ease, without using USSD codes or calling customer care. The upgrade was done to improve the customer

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