Tech Takes Role in Uganda Elections

SMS pitches, websites, so-called robocalls, and even a presidential rap on YouTube are part of the campaign this year.

Nokia Relaunches Recycling Campaign in Uganda

Nokia has relaunched a recycling initiative aimed at enabling the 11 million mobile-phone users in Uganda to dispose of old and unwanted devices.

World Cup Comes to Africa's Largest Slum via Solar

Residents of the largest slum settlement in sub-Saharan Africa will watch the World Cup thanks to solar-power technology.

Gorilla Tourism Goes Online

'Friend' a gorilla to join a new online project that makes spotting Ugandan gorilla more widely accessible than ever.

Opera Mini Gains Fans in Africa

The mobile browser reports 19 million users worldwide, with a 180 percent increase in Africa.