Tag: Roke Telkom

4 ways to get connected to Rokespot without buying a voucher

Roke Telkom has a vibrant Rokespot WiFi network within most parts of the city that started operations late 2015 that was done in collaboration with Google Fiber project. The

Roke Telkom and UTL in fiber cable vandalism woes

In the recent past, Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) alleged that Roke Telkom had vandalized its fibre cable. This allegation led to an investigation and the issuance of summons to the chief executive officer (CEO) of Roke Telkom. In a letter dated the 22nd day of August 2017, Roke Telkom clarified the matter by showing that it was the rightful

Google is expanding its internet infrastructure efforts with Project Link and...

It's been five years since Google rolled up Project Link here in Kampala, and this week, it formed a four-way partnership to invest in a wholesale broadband infrastructure project designed to bring fast and reliable internet access to other cities across Africa.

Facebook and Airtel partner to lay fiber Optic cable in Uganda

Facebook and Airtel have today announced new plans to lay fiber optic cables of over 800 kilometers in Uganda by the end of the year. With this infrastructure, the social media giant hopes will provide internet access for more than 3 million people.

7 things that Telecom companies in Uganda should do in...

As we usher in the new year, telecom companies in Uganda need to looked as more closely than ever before especially in an industry dominated by big players like MTN and Airtel.

Roke Telkom might move into voice and also offer triple play...

In a recent interview between Roke Telkom’s Chief Operating Officer, James Byaruhanga and The Independent, he hinted about the ISP entering the voice segment of the telecom's space by becoming a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) through leasing excess bandwidth from traditional players