Toxic masculinity and the spread of HIV in Uganda

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In Uganda, HIV prevalence is four times higher among young women than young men. Yusuf Byaruhanga and Israel Bendaki, members of the HIV “positive living group” in Kampala. Credit: Alice McCool. In an informal settlement in central Kampal [Read story...]

Plan to save wetlands in Kenya, Uganda

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By Cheki Abuje The global Environmental Conservation entity – International Crane Foundation (ICF) in collaboration with International Crane Conservation (ICC)-Kenya Chapter have swiftly moved in to save the endangered wildlife species from des [Read story...]

Liquid Telecom expands African satellite footprint

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As part of a multi-million dollar (US) investment in its satellite business, Liquid Telecom is the first operator to build a satellite hub at Teraco’s vendor-neutral earth station in South Africa. Liquid Telecom is the first operator to build a [Read story...]

EAC banks adopt regional payment system

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The Bank of Tanzania (BoT) announced that the East African Payment System (EAPS) has started operating and will enhance cross border payments and boost trade within the region. Governor of the Central Bank, Prof Benno Ndulu The BoT governor, Prof Be [Read story...]