Tag: UCC


UCC ED, Godfrey Mutabazi directs telecom companies to reactivate all disconnected...

It has been over six days and millions of Ugandans have had their phone disconnected after the expiry of the deadline to have their SIM cards registered and verified. The executive director of the Ugandan Communications Commission (UCC), Godfrey Mutabazi

President Museveni extends SIM card registration deadline for another 3 months

As we said before, deadlines in Uganda are a big joke and this proves us more right than ever before. The President Mr Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, took to his twitter account to announce the extension of the SIM card registration and verification exercise till 30th

ICT Minister maintains SIM card verification deadline despite MP’s resolutions

Yesterday's events saw the Members of Parliament pass a motion to extend the SIM card verification exercise by one year, but from the looks of things Government wants to stick to its original May 19th deadline. The government through the office of the ICT minister

SIM registration deadlines a huge joke in Uganda as MPs pass...

If you were the MD of UCC right now, you should be feeling like a huge fool as the motion seeking for an extension of the SIM registration exercise using the National ID data was passed by MP to last not more than one year. The motion was tabled by the leader of

UCC releases SIM verification status update for all telecom networks. Check...

With less than a week to the May 19th SIM registration deadline, the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has released the SIM verification status per carrier. Prior to the exercise, UCC requested

SIM card registration deadline: “We don’t want to catch people off...

You now have less than 10 days to register your SIM card with your National ID. But will this lead to another extension deadline or UCC will stand its ground and direct the