Tag: Uganda


Confirmed: Libyan investor pulls out of Uganda Telecom, Govt takes over

Ucom, the Libyan majority shareholder in Uganda Telecom (UTL) has notified the Ugandan government that they will no longer fund the company and with immediate effect directed

Africell Uganda juices up its social media bundle with SnapChat and...

The social media bundle craze runs across all major telecoms in Uganda commonly termed as WTF, standing for Whatsapp, Facebook & Twitter since the 3 are the most used social networks in Uganda. Last month, Africell introduced SnapChat & Instagram to its

The UberChoma promo could be a pilot for UberEats

On Friday Uber has a Nyama Choma promotion for its users within Kampala. Users using the app between 12pm - 2pm will have an option of requesting for free Nyama Choma after tapping the UberChoma option instead of the proverbial UberX option

BoU warns on use of digital currencies in Uganda

The Bank of Uganda (BoU) has warned Ugandans who deal in any form digital currencies that they "are taking a risk in the financial space". This warning has come at time when a new firm known as One Coin Digital Money a company which is not licenced by the BoU

UCC sets new policy for radio frequency spectrum management in Uganda

The primary law of the Communications Sector is the Uganda Communications Act 2013, which established Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) as the regulator in the sector. Section 5(1)(c) of the

MTN Uganda dismisses over 100 employees

Uganda's biggest telecom company MTN has dismissed 109 employees especially the long serving old guards in a move that was seen as away to