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Airtel Uganda gets new boss

Bharti Airtel has announced the appointment of Anwar Soussa, as the Managing Director of Airtel Uganda, with effect from June I, 2016.   Soussa was the Managing Director for Airtel Chad since May 1, 2015.

Commenting on the appointment, Airtel Africa’s Executive Chairman, Christian de Faria said: “I am confident that under Anwar’s leadership, Uganda will continue to consolidate its position while providing the best in class services to Airtel customers in Uganda. Anwar will focus on strengthening our external stakeholder relations, consolidating commercial capabilities and help build a superior network.”
Source: New Vision

Rwanda: Being an Orphan Pushed Me to Dream Big - Ms. Geek 2016

Ivomerere, a unique automated irrigation system, saw 22-year-old Rosine Mwiseneza win the top honour and take home a Rwf2 million cheque, a laptop, a Samsung phone and an IPad Air in prizes at the recently concluded Ms. Geek 2016 competition. Her project is about having an abundant supply of food even in the dry season using less time and energy.

Mwiseneza told Women Today's Sharon Kantengwa how she plans to make use of her reign as Ms. Geek 2016. Read the full interview here: