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Team Sonnet, Quick Tap Top UCC’s Smart Transport Hackathon

Posted by on May 26, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Team Sonnet and Quick Tap were Thursday evening announced the overall winners of Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) Transport...

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Museveni Extends Simcard Verification Further, Tumwebaze to Face Parliament Rules Committee

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

President Yoweri Museveni has ordered the reactivation of switched-off simcards and the extension of the simcard verification deadline...

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Tumwebaze to Face Parliament Disciplinary Committee Over Simcard Deactivation

Posted by on May 20, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Kibaale County Member of Parliament Frank Kigyigyi Tumwebaze who also doubles as the Minister for Information, Communication Technology...

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Mobile Money Service on Unverified SIM Cards Won’t Be Turned Off – Tumwebaze

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Government will proceed to deactivate voice communication on all unregistered, unverified and un-validated SIM cards at midnight tonight,...

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FULL STORY: Why MPs Voted to Extend Simcard Verification Deadline

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Members of the 10th parliament on Thursday evening unanimously supported a motion moved by Leader of opposition and Kasese Woman MP,...

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Minister Tumwebaze: Simcard Verification Deadline Still Stands Despite Parliament Motion

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

The Minister for Information, Communication Technology and National guidance, Frank Tumwebaze has said that the deadline for simcard...

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BREAKING: Parliament Passes Motion to Extend SIM Card Verification for a Year

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Parliament has Thursday evening passed a motion to extend the controversial simcard verification deadline for a period of one year....

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High Court Dismisses Case Challenging SimCard Verification

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

High court in Kampala has Thursday thrown out an application seeking an injunction to delay the disconnection of unverified sim cards...

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DETAILS EMERGE: Why MTN Rwanda Was Slapped With $8.5M Fine

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

A document from Rwanda’s telecommunications regulator, the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) has revealed details of the...

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Government Launches Hotlines to Handle Complaints About Overpriced Sugar

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Government through the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives has rolled out hotlines that members of the public can use to lodge...

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MTN Rwanda to Pay Shs30M Fine Over Breach of License Requirements

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Rwandan telecommunications regulator, the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Agency (RURA) has fined MTN Rwanda, the country’s largest telecom...

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Ugandan Fintech Startup Wins $100,000 Investment in Rwanda

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Ugandan Fintech startup, Smart Credit has won capital investment worth USD 100,000 (Approx. Shs362 Million) from a group of investors....

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Google Rallies Several ICT Partners to Invest in Broadband Infrastructure Development in Africa

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Technology giant Google in conjunction with Convergence Partners, International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Mitsui have signed an...

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Rwanda Government Moves to Strengthen Cyber Security amid Attacks on Over 150 Countries

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Rwanda government through the Rwanda Information Society Authority (RISA) has pledged stronger cooperation with the public in enhancing...

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The 2017 MTN App Challenge Kicks-off Today

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

The 2017 edition of the MTN App Challenge is set to commence today, Friday afternoon. The three-day app development challenge will see...

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Number of MyUG Free Internet Users Crosses 10,000 Mark

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

The number of Ugandans using the free government Wi-Fi network, MyUG has grown to more than 10,000, PC Tech Magazine has learnt. The...

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10 Days to Deadline, 50% Registered SIM Cards Verified

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

A total of 11.36 million out of the 22 million registered SIM Cards have been verified to match their details with the National Identity...

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Government Rolls Out Call Centre to Handle Bribery Complaints by Investors

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

Government through the Ministry of Investment and Privatization together with the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) has introduced a toll...

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UCC: We Have Capacity to Decrypt WhatsApp Messages, Trace Anonymous Numbers

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

The Executive Director of the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) Eng. Godfrey Mutabazi has said that the commission has technology to...

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UCC: We Have Capacity to Decrypt WhatsApp Messages, Trace Anonymous Numbers

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Technology | 0 comments

The Executive Director of the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) Eng. Godfrey Mutabazi has said that the commission has technology to...

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