MTN closes Uganda IPO ahead of 6 December listing

High expectations that the IPO would be well subscribed.
Tawanda Karombo

Chipper Cash opens US equities market to Ugandans

Development follows integration with digital trading finance platform DriveWealth.
Oct 5, 2021

MTN Uganda announces IPO as it drives local ownership strategy

Operator intends to float 20% of shares on the Uganda Securities Exchange.
Sep 27, 2021

Growth of Uganda's telecoms - modest but fast says regulator

Telecommunications industry has registered modest growth across all major indicators.
Sep 22, 2021

Africell negotiates exit conditions with Uganda’s regulator

The Uganda Communications Commission grants conditional approval.
Sep 8, 2021

Africell confirms Uganda exit amid stiff competition from MTN and Airtel

Company will permanently end all mobile network services in the country by 7 October.
Aug 31, 2021

Uganda to introduce tough new social media law

New Bill to be drafted and tabled in parliament before the end of this year.

Uganda outlines ambitions to be region’s top ICT hub

Country emphasises partnership with Huawei to mobilise ICT services and drive the digital economy.
Aug 24, 2021

Uganda: COVID-19 deals decisive blow to Smart Telecom

Company is understood to have already negotiated exit strategy.
Aug 3, 2021

Uganda's digital finance growth better than Africa’s average says regulator

Country’s regulator clears telcos to separate their digital financial business (mobile money) from the cellular network operations to capitalise on opportunity.
Jul 27, 2021

Kampala International University, Huawei partner to establish ICT Academy

CSR initiative will cover entire Huawei ICT talent development process.

Uganda: mobile network operators given one year to list

Listing on Uganda Stock Exchange a prerequisite for operating licence renewal.