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ICT minister Ssebugwawo wants NITA-U to reduce internet costs

ICT minister Ssebugwawo directs NITA-U to reduce internet costs.

Facebook confirms change of name

Facebook confirms change of name.

MultiChoice introduces “Movie Add On” feature on DStv packages

The feature dubbed "Movie Add On", the company said is one of the many that they have always introduced to enhance the lives of their customers.

Why WhatsApp may soon stop working on your phone

To be able to continue enjoying Whatsapp services, owners of affected devices have two options – upgrade their device software (if possible) or get a brand new phone.

MTN Uganda announces plans to sell 20% of its shares

The move by the South African company is aimed at ensuring broad-based ownership in its operating subsidiaries, according to a statement on Tuesday. 

Facebook, its other social networks blackout

The company acknowledged the problem and promised to get things back to normal as quickly as possible.

Africell telecom confirms, it’s exiting Uganda

Africell has confirmed that it is exiting Uganda early next month.

Zoom, Five9 in $14.7 billion take over deal

Zoom Sunday announced that it’s buying Five9, a provider of cloud contact center software, in an all-stock transaction valuing the company at $14.7 billion.

WhatsApp orders users to share data with Facebook or risk deletion

WhatsApp Messenger is updating its terms of service and privacy policies in order to incorporate services and products offered by Facebook, its parent company

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WHO issues warning to countries, gives new covid-19 variant a name

As such, the WHO has asked countries to do the following: 

Sexy Speed Rally 2021: Hassan Alwi the notable absentee as final list is drawn

Although as a driver he was set and ready to compete, Alwi said his team, the International University of East Africa decided to pull out of the event.

Sheikh Galabuzi appointed new Supreme Mufti

Galabuzi becomes the third Supreme Mufti after Sheik Zubairi Kayongo who passed on in 2014 and Sheik Sheikh Ndirangwa who resigned early this year.

Cheptegei still in contention for world athlete of the year

The winner will be announced at the World Athletics Awards 2021, which will be held virtually on December 1.

Museveni reveals identities of Kampala twin bombers

"Unfortunately, 3 people died in today’s incident apart from the 3 suicide bombers."

Kampala explosions: Police reveal number of deaths, injuries

According to Fred Enanga, the police spokesperson, five of the injured are in critical condition.

Panic as Uganda’s capital, Kampala is hit by multiple explosions

The explosions occurred in the central business district of Kampala near the central police station and the entrance to parliament, police said.

Police reinstate flying squad

Police Flying Squad returns.

Airtel to give away shs1.5bn to mobile money users

Airtel to give away shs1.5bn to mobile money users