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    Uganda to reduce taxes on mobile banking and mobile money transactions: Budget speech

    Uganda will reduce taxes on mobile banking and mobile money transactions to help its economy cope with the impact of COVID-19, the finance ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: A patient rests on a bed in a hospital in Kampala during a doctors strike in Uganda

    US tech company Vonage bets on digital health care in Uganda

    U.S. cloud services company Vonage is partnering with social enterprise CTI Africa to pioneer video-linked healthcare in Uganda, where good ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A woman wears a mask and gloves as a measure to combat the spread of coronavirus diseas

    Angola, Eritrea, Uganda confirm first cases as COVID-19 spreads in Africa

    Angola, Eritrea and Uganda confirmed their first cases of coronavirus, while Mauritius recorded its first death as the virus spreads across Africa ...
  4. A medical staff wears protective gear at a new section specialised in receiving any person who may

    'Traumatized' Africans stranded by coronavirus plead to be brought home

    When Margaret Ntale Namusisi's three daughters called her in Uganda to say they were being quarantined at their university in Wuhan, China, ...
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    Uganda's Cheptegei smashes 5km world record

    Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei shattered the 5km road world record in Monaco on Sunday, shaving 27 seconds off the mark set by Kenya's Rhonex Kipruto ...
  6. A farmer inspects the soil ahead of planting at a maize field in Wesselsbron, a small maize farming
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    Chinese companies venture into large-scale agriculture farming in Africa | Video

    Many Chinese companies are going into large-scale agriculture farming in Africa with mixed results. In Uganda, with the introduction of Chinese ...
  7. Ugandan eight-year-old rapper "Fresh Kid", whose real name is Patrick Ssenyonjo, performs

    Eight-year-old rapper strikes chord in Uganda with songs about poverty

    Ugandan rapper "Fresh Kid" has racked up hundreds of thousands of hits on YouTube, won a U.S. music award and emerged victorious from a tussle ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Passengers use their mobile phones at the departure lounge of the Entebbe international

    MTN Uganda says forcing foreign telcos to list locally may not boost Ugandan ownership

    A Ugandan government move to require foreign-owned telecom firms to list on the local bourse may fail to achieve its goal of boosting Ugandan ...
  9. An employee uses a hammer to clean a gold ingot during the refining process at AGR (African Gold Re

    Race to refine: the bid to clean up Africa’s gold rush

    In a refinery just outside Uganda's main airport, workers slip bars of freshly refined gold into clear plastic bags sealed with a sticker of the ...