Telecommunications

Explore the world of Uganda's Telecommunications sector. We bring you the latest news, gossip, and advancements in the Industry from big players like MTN, Airtel, Africell, Smart, Smile etc

Exclusive: MTN to reportedly soon phase-out its 2G network in favor...

In networking tongues, 2G stands for Second generation networks while 3G is outright its successor, same as 4G is an incremental improvement to 3G. Word reaching our desk is that MTN Uganda is soon phasing out its 2G network in favour of 3G given the many advantages that accrue to the latter.

MTN revises its social bundle offering amidst online backlash: Here are...

The past few weeks have not been rosy for Uganda's telecom giant MTN. The company has amassed themselves a huge amount of negative feedback from its subscribers ever since they quietly revised their social pack and other Internet bundles. Most of the

How to activate SWIFT and WTF social bundles on MTN, Airtel...

With the current craze of internet in Uganda and especially the huge dependency on social media channels to communicate chat with friends in preference to traditional methods like SMS and MMS. Most Ugandans especially in urban areas with decent 3G and 4G LTE

UCC Tasks MTN to explain recent data and voice tariffs changes

The Uganda Communications Commission has requested telecom giant MTN Uganda to submit its most recent voice and data charges. This has come about due to the recent negative campaign against MTN that was reportedly orchestrated by its close data rival Africell Uganda.

Airtel Uganda Masappe Promo is now bigger than before with Mega...

Dubbed ‘Mega Masappe’, the new campaign, which will see subscribers win daily and weekly prizes such as motor bikes, brand new cars and cash over the next 90 days. This comes on the heels of the recently concluded Xtra Masappe dat

NITA Uganda to integrate all services with your National ID data...

Today, the National Information Technology Authority Uganda (NITA-U) has hosted an open dialogue with leading private sector players including bankers, health, agriculture and telecoms on an upcoming System integration project at Serena Hotel.

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