March 12, 2018

UCC’s directives are illegal and do not cure the existing capacity and legal gaps in telecom regulation and data protection

Kampala, March 12th, 2018; Unwanted Witness Uganda condemns the illegal directives issued by Uganda Communication Commission […]
February 16, 2018

UCC Must Be Held Liable For Compromising Citizens’ Anonymous Communication Leading To Increasing SIM Card Hacking In The Country, Says Unwanted Witness

Kampala, 16th/02/2018; the Unwanted Witness Uganda wants Uganda Communication Commission to account for the increasing SIM […]
February 9, 2018

Submission of Comments on the Data Protection and Privacy Bill, 2015

Submission of Comments on the Data Protection and Privacy Bill, 2015
February 7, 2018

Uganda Parliament Invites Public Submissions on the Data Protection and Privacy Bill, 2015

Kampala, February 7th, 2018; Parliament of Uganda has finally opened up to the public to submit […]
December 12, 2017

Unlawful SIM Card Validation Exercise Is A Threat To Anonymity And Privacy

INTRODUCTION The Uganda government through its agencies has for years focused on curtailing expression platforms such […]
November 8, 2017


Originally posted at Wired FOR THE PAST year, Apple has touted a mathematical tool that it describes as a […]
August 7, 2017

The European Union’s new data privacy rules will make companies worldwide clean up their online security.

Sweeping reforms are set to take charge of European consumers’ online privacy and data concerns next […]
August 4, 2016

New online tool reveals how the global surveillance industry is watching you

The global surveillance industry is a monstrous thing. Repressive regimes are now routinely acquiring powerful surveillance […]
October 21, 2015

Why Kampala administration cannot survive without spyware technologies

By the Unwanted Witness Uganda has experienced decades of civil strives especially as a result of […]