Godfrey Mutabazi

Uganda's UCC, telcos clash over network monitoring technology

Intelligence Network Monitoring System set up to track operator activity.
Paul Adepoju
Jul 3, 2018

Uganda's social media tax – don't bother using VPNs says regulator

UCC has ordered mobile operators to block the use of VPNs by subscribers hoping to bypass the new OTT tax.
May 28, 2018

Uganda's regulator pens satellite connectivity deal

UCC enters into partnership with Intelsat SA, Gilat Satellite Networks to target underserved rural areas.
May 25, 2018

Africell squares off with UCC

Mobile operator accused of flouting directives on SIM card registration.
May 10, 2018

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Connection with Application Programming Interface for registration process has been established.
Mar 29, 2018

Uganda SIM card registration in limbo

Comms regulator blames delays by National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) in implementing API for registration process.
Sep 18, 2017

Uganda to supplement optic fibre using satellite internet

Testing set to begin in November, according to authorities.
Sep 7, 2017

Unregistered SIM card deactivation underway in Uganda

Mobile network operators have started to deactivate unregistered SIM cards as government's deadline passes.
Apr 4, 2017

Analyst says SIM card registration in Uganda is ill-advised

Meetings between regulators and telcos on the implementation of a SIM card registration project took place during the past week.