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Uganda gets Satellite Link for rural areas

BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- Uganda’s Communications Commission (UCC) will utilize Intelsat satellite services and Gilat Satellite Network’s ground infrastructure to advance the deployment of 3G wireless communications infrastructure and expand high quality, affordable broadband access for businesses and communities in rural areas of Uganda. Under a pilot program, the UCC will use IntelsatOne Mobile […]

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Eastern and Southern Africa energy talks take place in Namibia

ARUSHA, Tanzania–The Second Meeting of the Technical Steering Committee of the Project on Enhancement of a Sustainable Regional Energy Market in the Eastern Africa-Southern Africa-Indian Ocean (EA-SA-IO) Region takes place in Swakopmund, Namibia, 25 – 26 April 2018. The project seeks to address market governance and regulatory related challenges affecting the implementation of energy development […]

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Are EAC leaders committed

KAMPALA, UGANDA – The signing of the East African Monetary Union Protocol that paves way for preparations for the introduction of single currency over the weekend undoubtedly stamps the partner states’ commitment towards achieving regional integration. Having already signed the Customs Union and Common Market protocols, the signing of the Monetary Union protocol by the […]

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Develop post conflict reconstruction strategies-World Bank urged

Ugandan Members of Parliament attending the Global Parliamentary Conference have asked the World Bank to develop post conflict reconstruction strategies The Kilak North Member of Parliament, Hon. Anthony Akol called on the World Bank to consider developing post-conflict reconstruction strategies that could help change lives of people affected by war throughout the world. Speaking at […]