Fibre-optic cables being installed in Kampala
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Google's push to provide wi-fi in Uganda

Web giant Google has launched its first wi-fi network in the Ugandan capital Kampala, as part of a project to broaden access to affordable high-speed internet.

Official statistics show Uganda has about 8.5 million internet users, making up 23% of the population.

Kampala is the first city in the world where the initiative has gone live.

Catherine Byaruhanga reports.

  • 09 Dec 2015
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