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Onyait Odeke (Eristaus)
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Batman fans would appreciate Twitter for Android finally being able to answer the Caped Crusader’s trademark slogan: Does it come in black! And yes it does. Twitter for Android now sports a dark blue night mode which you can toggle on and off at will.…
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Standard Chartered Bank (StanChart) will later this year introduce a video banking service in Africa, starting with Kenya alongside banking consultations via web chat and audio links on their website. This service is already in effect Malaysia and…
Standard Chartered will later this year introduce a video banking services,banking consultations via web chat and audio links in Africa, starting with Kenya
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Just weeks after Africa Internet Group rebranded to Jumia, the online marketplace has launched the 2016 edition of Mobile Week, dubbed ‘Mobile Week Reloaded’ Prices on a range of entry level, mid-range and high end phones have been slashed this…
Jumia Mobile Week: Jumia is giving up to 48% off select smartphones and smartwatches. Here is a full list of devices on promo
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Brian Gouldie is MTN Uganda’s outgoing CEO. He came to Uganda 2 years ago to replace Mazen Mroue. I have been blogging actively since 2012 and as a tech blogger, the coming of a new CEO means a couple of things to us. We ask questions like what are they…
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The East African Marine System (TEAMS) undersea cable spanning the East African coast from Mombasa, Kenya to Fujairah Port in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will undergo planned maintenance works starting today 20th to 28th July 2016. Consequently,…
The East African Marine System (TEAMS) undersea cable will undergo planned maintenance works starting today 20th to 28th July 2016. Expect slow internet
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With over 47 institutions of higher learning, Uganda churns out between 40,000 – 100,000 graduates every year who come out to fight for the very few existing jobs in the market. This leaves a very high ratio of students graduating versus jobs being…
While unemployment in Uganda bites hard, IHSU has an initiative that seeks to bridge the skills gap to help solve unemployment in Uganda
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Matatu, an addictive card game brought to you by Ugandan developers Kola Studios has hit an enviable milestone, surpassing 200,000 downloads in the Google Play Store from 100,000 last year. What this means is that Matatu garnered an unstoppable 10,000…
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Passports are travel documents a citizen of one country waves around like a magic wand at the gates of another country to get admittance. Humans being what they are, passports, we are aware are created equal, but as it turns out, some are more equal than…
Kenya has the strongest passport, allowing its citizens visa-free entry in 65 countries, followed by Tanzania at 62, Rwanda at 48 visa-free and Uganda at 58
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Facebook just took their internet-beaming drone on a successful maiden flight. Aquila is a solar-powered unmanned aircraft weighing in at 500kg, of which over 200kg is taken up by the batteries. The drone has a wingspan equal in size to a commercial…
Facebook's solar-powered Internet-beaming aircraft, Aquila, made a first successful test flight. The drone will hover above areas with no internet access
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Take a deep breath, this will sting a little: In a strange twist of fates, the embattled Windows Phone has yet again been ditched, this time by none other than Microsoft itself. Windows Phone 8, manufactured by Microsoft will no longer be supported by…
Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 will no longer be supported by Skype, along with smartphones running Android versions older than 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
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The Postal Corporation of Kenya, or simply Posta Kenya, is using technology as a tool to bolster growth and attract tech-savvy Kenyan youth. A new service, MPost dubbed Posta Mkononi gives Posta clients convenient and affordable postal services via their…
Posta Kenya, is using technology as a tool to reach out to Kenyan youth Kenyan using MPost/Posta Mkononi create virtual a Post Office on their mobile phones
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Telecoms are known to shamelessly cannibalise each other’s promotion slogans, only adding a few tweaks here and there. Not that we are judging them; the telco pricewars are a tough business and as they say all is fair in love and war. At the end of the…
Airtel Uganda is now offering you double the data when you load anything above 100MBs.
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    Marketing, present
  • Uganda Christian University
    Bachelor of Laws, 2007 - 2010
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Papa Genesis | Tech Blogger/Entrepreneur | CIM Affiliate | Marketing at Dignited | Documentary & Concept Photographer at OldTomsLens 
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VP Marketing at Dignited
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Social Entrepreneurship, Social Media Marketing, Blogging, Project Management, Professional Debate, Photography
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  • Dignited
    VP Marketing, 2012 - present
  • Old Toms Lens
    Senior Photographer, 2012 - present
  • Hiinga Incorporated
    Project Coordinator, 2012 - 2013
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5 reasons why getting funding for African startups is still hard - Dignited
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lacking of capital or funding from family and friends or financial institutions is one of the reasons african startups are struggling

HRMagic is a Ugandan-made software-as-a-service that helps manage your e...
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HRMagic is a Ugandan-made online human resource management system that aims at making the work of HR managers much simpler that it already i

eCitizen.go.ug is an online portal to access all Ugandan government's se...
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NITA-U launched the eCitizen portal, a one-stop online centre for Government online services

Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) increases 2015 4th Quarter Umeme ...
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The Electricity Regulatory Authority of Uganda (ERA) has increased the cost of power per unity by 19% making electricity more expensive

L-Pesa offers fast micro loans to any mobile money customer in 10 Africa...
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Banks are not the only ones that can lend money. As a mobile money customer, L-Pesa can let you borrow money too

Hate to say we told you so, but Uganda government is spying on citizens ...
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FinFisher is being used by Uganda government to clamp down on the opposition through grand surveillance.

ZTE smartphone prices in Uganda and where to buy - Dignited
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zte smartphone prices in uganda and where to buy in Uganda

Seedstars world is coming to kampala to find the best startup in uganda ...
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seedstars world 2015 is coming to Kampala Uganda to find the best startups

First Impressions with iDroid Royal V4 smartphone: A sleek phone with a ...
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We had a few days to play with the iDroid Royal V4 and here are our first impressions with the device.

The Complete 2015 Ugandan Smartphone Buyers Guide - Dignited
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If you are buying a smartphone in Uganda, here is a complete guide to help you make the best smartphone decisions

The Huawei P8 is the cheapest smartphone Flagship in Uganda currently - ...
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huawei ascend p8 is the cheapest flagship smartphone in uganda. See how its price compares with the other high-end smartphones in Uganda

It's official, ThoughtWorks is closing its office in Kampala, Uganda, on...
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Global software delivery giant thoughtworks is closing shop in kampala come Novemeber

Tecno Camon C8: Tecno releases it's first camera smartphone - Dignited
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Tecno Camon C8 is Tecno's first Camera phone. Here are the specs, price and where to buy

Infinix Hot 2 (X510) Specifications, price and where to buy - Dignited
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The much anticipated Infinix Hot 2 is finally available in Africa. Here are the specs, price and where to buy.

One of the few well constructed buildings in Kampala with a fire exit, functional elevator among others
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One of the best Hotels in Uganda
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Gas station with supermarket and other shops. It also has a payway kiosk
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Main branch for Diamond Trust Bank. Simple and nice banking hall. Very busy sometimes
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We loved the food, ambiance and good service
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