Aug 4, 2022

Uganda to disconnect six million fake mobile devices

Industry regulator UCC details plans to tackle illegal devices being used on different networks.
Jul 14, 2022

Uganda’s regulator takes telecoms service providers to task

Host of new measures announced, including that companies must exclusively provide unlimited data and voice call bundles that do not expire.
Jul 6, 2022

Sylvia Mulinge to drive DX for MTN Uganda

Safaricom executive described as champion of digital transformation.
Jun 30, 2022

Kenya’s Pesapal gets the nod to engage Uganda market

Company continues to expand services within the East African bloc.

Uganda enters cash-light phase on road to cash-less economy

Significant increase in internet and mobile device-based banking, central bank confirms.
May 23, 2022

Uganda pens deal with Airtel, Huawei to cultivate tech talent

MoU in place to provide adequate skills, training and certification courses, such as 5G, AI, cloud, security, and data communications.
May 16, 2022

Airtel Uganda requests extension to listing deadline

Telco provides no reasons for application and fuels speculation as to what will happen next.
Apr 29, 2022

IOT deployed to curb motorbike theft in Uganda

Independent global mobile operator Telecom26 appointed to help track down stolen ‘boda bodas’.
Apr 12, 2022

Uganda leans on Temtum Group for CBDC rollout

Parties met to discuss digital currencies, CBDC technology as well as revenue tax collection and mobile money issues.
Mar 28, 2022

Uganda positions national backbone project to deliver digital

National Information Technology Authority – Uganda affirms government’s strategy, says four trillion shillings is being saved annually.

Uganda leans on ICT growth to progress with Vision 2040

East central African country is fast-tracking digital to achieve Digital Vision 2040.

MTN, Airtel among several firms to have secured Fintech permits in Uganda

Several companies can now operate as payment services providers after country’s National Payments System gazetted.