Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Saturday, Feb 22nd

Uganda’s telecoms sector is forecast to experience intense competition in 2014.

‘Fast-growing Ugandan economy to boost telecoms competition’

GDP growth of 6.2% will spur on demand, says the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC).


MTN Uganda introduces an SMS based phone directory

The service allows customers to have access to registered contact details anytime.


MTN files complaint against Ugandan court magistrate

Mobile operator's group CEO Sifiso Dabengwa summoned to face tax evasion charges.


Tax evasion case against MTN Uganda executives withdrawn

Thirteen executives were accused of the crime by a dismissed employee.


MTN Uganda upgrades data speeds

The upgrade is expected to improve high speed data connectivity and wider national coverage of 3G services.


Uganda’s K2 notches up 60,000 subscribers

New mobile operator claims growth despite being unable to connect calls to other networks.


Eaton Towers secures $60mn to expand Uganda network

African tower ownership and management company plans to build more base stations across Uganda.


Judge ‘throws out’ tax evasion charges against MTN Uganda

Mobile operator says it is now going after those who have allegedly defrauded the firm.


Ex-Kampala mayor sues MTN over copyright

Al Haji Nasser Ntege Sebaggala takes telco to court for using his speech recordings as ringtones.


Uganda’s Telecom Limited slapped with $13mn lawsuit

Huawei accuses ICT firm of failing to pay for equipment and services since 2005.


MTN Uganda donates to landslide victims

Those affected in the eastern part of the country have received $1.7 million to help them resettle.