By Lillian Kansiime
President Museveni said Government is working on another ICT backbone both on land and sea that will provide another route to Internet and lower the cost of doing business.President Museveni with Sudhir Ruparelia at the opening of the 2nd East African Mozilla Festival 2015 at Victoria University
“We have one route through Kenya which is pricy. Uganda looks to another route through Tanzania to further drop price of data”. He Urges youth to tap into ICT for jobs.
Thanked Dr. Sudhir Ruparelia for buying Victoria University when it was threatened with closure.‘Technology has changed the face of things, sign of renaissance in Uganda’ – President Museveni comments on youth ICT innovations including malaria app at the opening of the 2nd East African Mozilla Festival at Victoria University Kampala.
“UgShs 1bn set apart to develop ICT parks for youth to access free Internet” – President Museveni.
Students’ innovations to receive Presidential funding to tune of $50,000 each at opening of 2nd East African Mozilla Festival, Government to open ICT parks for youth to access free Internet.