June 5, 2024

World Environment Day highlights Coca-Cola Beverages Africa’s ongoing commitment to sustainability

By Tshidi Ramogase – CCBA Chief Public Affairs, Communication and Sustainability Officer At Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA), our sustainability strategy is centred around people—consumers and our […]
March 7, 2024
The Head of the European Investment Bank Regional Hub – East Africa, Edward Claessen, with TowerCo of Africa Uganda CEO, Geoffrey Donnels Oketayot, during the announcement on the sidelines of the Uganda-EU Business Forum

European Investment of US$40 Million Boosts Uganda’s Rural Telecom Expansion

In a significant move to enhance mobile network coverage in rural Uganda, TowerCo of Africa Uganda has secured long-term financing of US$40 million from European development […]
February 28, 2024

Common Card Payments Myths and Misconceptions by Ugandans Debunked

The landscape of financial payments in Uganda is rapidly evolving as consumers increasingly prioritize convenience and speed in their payment methods. The surge in demand for digital payment services reflects this trend, with mobile money transactions experiencing a notable 7.7 percent increase in volume and a 2.9 percent uptick in value, soaring to UGX 62.2 trillion in the quarter ending December 2023. In contrast, the value of debit card transactions remains relatively modest with an increase from UGX 532 billion to UGX 58 billion within the same period.
August 23, 2023

Uganda Telecom rebrands to UTel

Uganda Telecom, now known as UTel, has unveiled its fresh new identity as a subsidiary of the Uganda Telecommunications Corporation Limited (UTCL), under the ownership of […]