This Couple Has Given One More Reason To Schoolgirls In Uganda To Study For A Better Future

Kitengeesa; a small village in Uganda, has always been bedeviled by a high dropout rate when it comes to girl

An AI Lab in Uganda Is Using Smartphones To Diagnose Malaria And Tuberculosis In Two Minutes

A crowded waiting room with people milling about and patients leaning on windows and even sitting on doorsteps because all

Mocked For Doing ‘Girlie Stuff’ At 14, This Ugandan Has Now Created A Successful Business Out Of It

It’s yet another end-of-term and schoolchildren are visibly excited. Well, who wouldn’t be? It’s been such an exerting term, but


This Entrepreneur’s Passion Has Empowered More Than 1600 Women In Rural Uganda

On a typical weekday, Eric Kaduru would wake up before the first rays of daylight began to find their way through

Uganda-Focused Neopenda Raises USD 300 K From Its Crowdfunding Equity Campaign

Neopenda, a Chicago-based public benefit corporation with a focus on Uganda, has completed its crowdfunding equity campaign with more than

This Ugandan Entrepreneur Is Giving Broken Bikes A Whole New Life With Bamboo Stems

What does a bicycle have to do with a stem of bamboo? Not much, you might think. But then, you

Uganda’s SolarNow Raises USD 9 Mn For Off-Grid Solar Systems Deployment

Kampala-based SolarNow, a company retailing and financing solar home systems, has closed a USD 9 Mn debt deal in a

Ugandan Startup Swipe2pay Swipes Away USD 40K At BRIDGE East Africa Startup Pitch

Swipe2pay, a Ugandan startup was picked as the winner of BRIDGE East Africa Startup pitch and secured USD 40K at

Jumia Uganda Gets New CEO, Braces For Black Friday

Jumia, a major e-commerce player in Africa, has announced Ron Kawamara as the new Chief Executive Officer of its Uganda

This 25 yr Old Is Revving Up Twitter In Kampala

Known locally as Pirate Mulwana – Joshua Mulwana is a young Ugandan entrepreneur who at the age of 25 spends

Uganda’s e-Health Startup Neopenda Wins USD 30 K In UN Women She Innovates Prize

Uganda and US-based health-tech startup, Neopenda, have won a cash reward of USD 30 K after being named the recipients

Ugandan Startup Yunga Bags USD 6 K Cash Prize In Justice Innovation Challenge

Ugandan startup, Yunga, have emerged winners of the Ugandan leg of this year’s edition of the Justice Innovation competition organized

These Ten Ugandan Startups Have Been Selected To Pitch At This Year’s Seedstars Kampala

Seedstars World has shortlisted a group of ten Ugandan early-stage startups to take part in the 2018 edition of the

Ugandan Entrepreneurs Rewarded With USD 20 K After Winning D-Prize Global Health Challenge

A group of Ugandan entrepreneurs who collectively work under the auspices of an organization known as Community Health Movement Uganda

Ugandan Developers Named Regional Winners Of Facebook-Developer Circles Community Challenge

A team of Ugandan developers has emerged winners of the 2018 Facebook Developer Circles Community Challenge, in the Sub-Saharan Africa

Facebook May Be Holding Off On Planned Investments Following Social Media Tax Imposition In Uganda

Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook may be reconsidering its proposed investments in Uganda’s infrastructure as a form of reprisal to the now

Ugandan Startup Tugende Secures USD 5 Mn Loan From OPIC

Ugandan motorcycle taxi startup, Tugende, has secured a loan valued at USD 5 Mn from US-based Overseas Private Investment Corporation

New Tax Law Which Targets Social Media Users In Uganda Has Left Users Enraged

In a move that was received with dismay amongst a significant cross-section of the country’s citizenry, the Ugandan government has

What To Expect From The Kampala Innovation Week 2018

The stage is set for this year’s edition of the Kampala Innovation Week, and it is to be yet another

Villgro Kenya To Fund Ugandan E-Health Startups MamaOpe and clinicPesa

In a move that is geared towards fostering growth in the East African startup ecosystem, two innovative Ugandan enterprises appear

Brian Gitta From Uganda Claims USD 33 K Africa Prize At The Royal Academy Of Engineering

Brian Gitta from Uganda won the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Africa Prize for his innovative product Matibabu. He would receive USD 33