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Uganda Telecom (UTL) launches Msente partnership with PayWay

Uganda Telecom has launched a partnership with PayWay; a leading brand vending payments system through which Uganda Telecom Msente customers will be able to deposit and withdraw money from any and all PayWay machines, agents and dealer outlets countrywide.

Owning a UTL SIM card will soon be mandatory for all...

Ugandans will soon be forced to own a UTL SIM card in order to save the struggling telecom company. This was revealed yesterday by the State Minister for Investment and Privatization Evelyn Anite, where every Ugandan will have a UTL SIM just like the National ID. Speaking at the UTL staff blood donation drive at the constitutional square in

Government fires UTL MD Mark Jude Shoebridge

As a measure to cut costs at the struggling telecom company, the Finance Ministry has according to sources, taken the decision to fire top bosses at Uganda Telecom who were earning exorbitantly high salaries.The Managing Director Mark Shoebridge and Corporation Secretary David Nambale were early this week given the boot early by government.

Govt is committed to ensure that UTL continues to trade profitably-...

In a bid to help UTL leap out of debt, the government recently placed the struggling Uganda telecom under provisional administration of the Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB). While speaking to the press on Tuesday, the

Govt could soon declare UTL bankrupt: Places it under receivership  

​Uganda Telecom Ltd the country's oldest telecom has been placed under receivership by the Ugandan government.  In law, receivership is a situation in which

Here is why Uganda Telecom (UTL) customers couldn’t exchange SMS and...

There have been some cases about UTL customers not being able to send on-net SMSs to fellow UTL customers. While UTL has had a rough time recently owing to its never ending woes, they’ve been more of external but this recent revelation had questions rising up as to what exactly is happening to Uganda’s oldest Telco given UTL customers themselves couldn’t exchange SMSs.