Industry

dfcu Bank starts to sell insurance officially

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO KAMPALA, UGANDA- dfcu Bank  customers who have been struggling to purchase insurance policies have a chance to Smile after the bank  joined insurance services provision by launching DFCU insurance. dfcu Bank’s Chief Commercial Officer and Executive Director; William Sekabembe revealed that they have taken a slightly different approach to Bancassurance. “Bearing in […]

Industry

Centenary Bank introduces Visa Cards

BY EABW REPORTER KAMPALA, UGANDA- Centenary Bank, Uganda’s leading commercial microfinance Bank, has unveiled the new CenteVisa debit card. This comes after the roll out of internet banking, and is a step towards enhancing customer’s convenience in accessing financial services. The CenteVisa card is a globally accepted card that operates using Chip and Pin technology, […]

Insights

Is your network ready for GDPR and PoPI?

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA- Over recent years, distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks have become one of the biggest cyber-security headaches for CIOs and CSOs. Each year, these attacks grow in numbers, becoming bigger and more damaging. Previously, the primary DDoS fears were the business disruption and reputational damage that they caused. DDoS attackers harness the […]

Social

Uganda legislators want elderly funds increased

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO KAMPALA, UGANDA- Members of Parliament under the Uganda Parliamentary Forum on Social Protection (UPFSP) are dissatisfied that the government poorly releases  funds to the elderly people, which act is impacting on the overall Implementation of the Social Assistance Grants Empowerment (SAGE) programme. “As MPs, we are concerned about the poor release of […]

Jobs & career Opportunities

Fertilizer expert needed in Tanzania

Call for Expression of Interest Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition Expert Volunteer: Tanzania The African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) is seeking an experienced Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition Expert, as a volunteer in Tanzania, to assist in training of trainers from various organizations including: Fertilizer companies Extension officers Ministry of agriculture – Agro-Inputs section […]