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Are East African States Using ‘Terrorism’ to Stifle Internet Freedoms?

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By Edris Kisambira On May 23, 2014, the Collaboration on International ICT Policy in East and Southern Africa (CIPESA) launched a ...

Q&A: Uganda Government Develops Social Media Guidelines

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The internet and indeed social media plays a key role in improving communication between citizens, government-to-government interactions and at government-to-citizen ...

We are watching you! Tech helps Africans hold governments to account

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 By Loren Treisman (CNN) -- With hundreds of millions of Africans owning mobile phones, citizens are becoming increasingly well connected. This is ...

Open Development: The Engine for Uganda’s Advancement

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Press statement to commemorate the International Right to Know Day Kampala 28th September – Today is the International right to know Day. ...

Phone tapping: Uganda Govt seeks 200bn

By Edris Kiggundu The government is looking for Shs 205bn to purchase equipment and establish systems for the interception of communication ...

East African countries put IT spending on back burner

By Edris Kisambira Though East Africa as a region has been quick to adopt technology compared to other areas in Africa, ...