Tag: UCC


Govt extends SIM card registration exercise

With less than a few hours to the SIM card re-registration deadline set by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), the Prime Minister of Uganda Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has called for an extension or the registration exercise that was due to end 20th April.

High Court squashes SIM card registration deadline

Mobile telephone subscribers spent the whole Easter weekend struggling to get their SIM card details registered with their respective carriers. UCC was dragged to court by Norman Tumuhimbise, an

SIM card registration drama continues: This is what will happen to...

The Easter holidays are done but one thing still lingers -- SIM card registration. With a a few days left to the April 20th deadline imposed by UCC, after which those who have not registered their SIM cards with will be disconnected by their respective carriers. So what

UCC and Police start enforcing illegal SIM card selling ban: Africell...

A one Etapu Sheba a resident of Kisaasi in Kampala was been caught red-handed selling Africell SIM cards around city square, a direct felony and discordance of the order publicly issued by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC).

You have less than a week to re-register your SIM card:...

If your SIM card is registered using a work ID, LC letters or any other document the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has given a deadline of seven days from 12th April 2017 to update your information.

Should Govt share the National ID database with Telecom companies?

As part of the resolutions during this meeting, the Government has allowed Telecom companies to have access to the confidential National ID database in a bid to enforce new directive on SIM card registration.